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La Comarca Hostel Reviews

Perito Moreno 70, El Chalten, Argentina

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264 Total Reviews
  • 81%Value For Money
  • 73%Security
  • 87%Location
  • 89%Staff
  • 83%Atmosphere
  • 75%Cleanliness
  • 71%Facilities

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I moved to this hostel from another, more expensive one and it was better! The chill out area is pretty small, and there are no lockers, but I couldnt really fault it other than that. The bed was very comfortable and the water was hot in the shower. The kitchen had every I needed too. I think 'cosy' describes this hostel perfectly.


Located just across from the bus centre, it's the cheapest option in El Chren and the owner is really nice and helpful, I recommend it !


Nice one ! The owner is really friendly ;) Good price !


In front of the bus station. Basic facilities but more than enough if you are doing the trails to Fitz Roy. Wifi is slow but it happens everywhere in El Chalten. Very helpful staff and clean rooms/toilets. Great value for the money!


Staff very friendly and helpful, small hostel, but great place to meet other travellers. Great value compared to others. Great location close to bus terminal and good bakeries and restaurants right around the corner. Kitchen can get quite busy when hostel is full, need more hang out areas other than the dining area as can be hard to find a seat to eat when hostel is full and everyone sits in the dining area. Other than this, I would stay again.

  • 30th Mar 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Australia
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


Basic, but does everything you need. Guy who runs it is super nice, good size kitchen/common area. Wifi isn't great but that's the whole town. Location is good, but everywhere is good in this town as it is so small. Would overall recommend and come back


Arrived to find they supposedly hadn't received our booking despite having emailed them earlier to change some details. Received no apology or suggestions of other hostels


The location is "good" if you want to be close to the trail heads. The location is "excellent" if you want to be close to the bus station - it is literally a half block away. The owner is handy 98% of the time and he is always ready and willing to assist with any needs you may have - super nice guy. Sure, there are probably nicer places in El Chalten, but the service you will receive here more than makes up for any shortcomings. This place is perfect for 2 or 3 nights.


The owner is a great and very helpful guy! He managed to call a taxi for us, although it was a very busy day! He called various companies over an over again. He even stored my little tupperware, which I had forgotten. Jep: this place is honest and safe! Thanks!


Clean and cosy hostel. The owner is very friendly and accommodating to needs of the guests.


It's Chalten so it's limited how high your expectations can be. But this hostel is cheap, has a bed and warm showers. So value for money is great! Don't expect good wifi or good supermarkets. Chalten lives from tourist and it's quite clear. But this hostel has a great atmosphere and is so central. The place to stay if you're going to Chalten.


Close to bus terminal, grocery shops etc. nice common area and good vibe, met loads of people, nice little chill out area too. Good value for money. Marked down for: no lockers (although I felt my stuff was safe anyway), bathrooms could have been cleaner, some construction going on, only 1 staff bit he was really nice & helpful. I think he had been left on his own to cope!! Bad wifi - but its all bad in el chalten. Warm & friendly place


The hostel is basic but has everything you need. It would be nice to have a big window in the kitchen so you can see the mountain white your cooking and having dinner.


Great hostel closed to the terminal. The staff give you good tips for the trek and are very friendly. Kitchen to small but nice place to meet travellers! Book it!

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