Fortaleza Hostel Bariloche Reviews
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Warm, cosy and friendly, Mariel and Marion made us feel right at home. She even invited us to enjoy a BBQ with all her friends on our first night! Breakfast was great, the place smelt and looked spotlessly clean and the dorms are spacious with comfortable beds. Only thing to bear in mind if you don't have a car - supermarket is 20 mins walk and the buses can be infrequent/unreliable! That said, location is great for Cerro Campanario (a must do) and for exploring the National Park!
This was an amazing Hostel! Mariell made us pancakes in the morning which was fabulous. Do not be put off by the fact that it is not in the centre of Bariloche as everything you want to do is outside the city anyway :D Easy access to many attractions you want to see, Circuito Chico and Cerro Campanario to name a few! The staff there were all wonderful and it is super secure. You need a fob to get in and rooms are well maintained. They have boys and girls bathrooms too! All in all wonderful!
This place was more than likely my favorite hostel on the trip I had in South America. And in a log cabin! That made it even better. The atmosphere was so chill and Mariel and Sebastian were extremely knowledgeable/helpful the whole time we were staying at Fortaleza. Thanks so much!
I loved this hostel. Same as previous reviews, it´s not located downtown but you need a bus anyway, even if you want to go from the terminal to downtown. It was a beautiful hostel, in a very quiet neighbourhood with a friendly staff. Huge kitchen with all the supplies, nice dorm and clean bathroom. Just 10 minutes by bus from all the main attractions, and approx 20 minutes from downtown
It's not in Bariloche town, but if you don't mind taking the (cheap) bus this is your best pick. The hostel is clean, cosy and feels like a home away from home. The rooms are clean, comfortable beds, nice showers and good breakfast. What makes this hostel better than most we've stayed at, is the service.