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Reviewed 14 January 2018

Awesome place, Facundo the owner is really helpful and attentive in getting anything you need sorted (bookings, shuttles etc.) The place has a great chilled out feel, is in a good location close to town, wifi is great - brilliant spot.

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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff, but no English spoken. Location could be a lot better (especially since the bus station has moved). Walls are paperthin. Private shower in the twin double hardly gave any water at all...

Thank Katinka v
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

This hostel was in a perfect location to visit el calafate. The owner, Facundo, is very friendly and informative. The hostel is clean and beds are comfortable. The two kitchens are incredibly well stocked. We liked it so much that we stayed twice! Thanks for...More

Thank Lindsey C
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Pros: - The Beds are good and the room is clean. - The Hostel is realy close to the downtown. - The prices are good. Cons: - I didn't had time to eat the breakfast (maybe they could start it soonier). - The internet isn't...More

Thank Andre P
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We stayed at Albergue Buenos Aires for three nights in a private twin room which came to around £140 in total, easily the most expensive accommodation we stayed in during our South American journey and by no means the most luxurious. It was, however, the...More

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"Upstairs rooms are a bit quieter."
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"room 11 under the eaves was cute and quiet"
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"The radiator in room 5 (double private) does not turn off."
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"There are no lockers so if this is an issue for you stay somewhere else."
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