Group Booking Terms and Conditions

Because you are making a Group Booking, there are additional Terms and Conditions that apply. Please read them and click 'I Accept' below to continue with your booking

General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by and as set by the hostel in question.

  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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Property Description

Our philosopy here at La Guanaca, which reflects in our Lodge, is the love for antiques and objects with history and personality. We use recycled objects to which we reshape and bring to them new forms, uses and then we fit into our enviroments to create a cozy comfortable feeling, with a strong sense of ¨home¨ and ¨family¨ with the whole meaning that this words evoque.

For this reason , our rooms are spartan with no extras or luxurys, no TV equipped and so, just the things you really need. Also for this same reason you will be received and served by us , the proud owners of the lodge, since the very moment you arrive to the farewell time, a time that surely will have a strong ¨we will be back¨ flavour.

La Guanaca is located in the village of El Chalten within the Los Glaciares National Park with peak famous for climbing. For this reason El Chalten was named Argentina's Trekking Capital or Capital Nacional del Trekking.

La Guanaca Policies and Conditions:

Cancellation policy: 24 hours before arrival.

This property may pre-authorize your card before arrival.

Check in from 12:00 to 23:00.
Check out before 10:00.

Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards.

Taxes included.
Breakfast included.

No curfew.
We have a 24h reception. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.6

  • Security 10.0

  • Location 10.0

  • Staff 10.0

  • Atmosphere 9.6

  • Cleanliness 9.6

  • Facilities 9.2

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    28 Dec 2019
    La Guanaca was super helpful and flexible for us, and after getting back from several days out camping the room was comfortable and a great place to recover. Good location towards the center of town, also.
    USA, Couple, 31-40
  • 10.0


    21 Oct 2019
    We ve spent 3 nights at la guanaca and we can only give good feedback. Decoration is made with a eco-way with recycable items. Even if outside at night is tooo cold the room is very warm. M was the owner that receive us and he knows how to treat guests( opening breakfast earleir than scheduled so we could go trekking really soon just how we want it, room was everyday cleaned when we came back). Also count on M to ask for restaurants advices for typical argentian meat. A must go
    Portugal, Male, 25-30
  • 9.7


    01 Apr 2019
    Great location in the city and owners were awesome. Room was as expected with a big double bed and clean bathroom ensuite. Really kind owners that were super friendly and happy to help with everything. Would definitely book again!
    USA, Male, 31-40
  • 9.7


    31 Mar 2019
    Grest place
    England, Male, 31-40
  • 9.4


    03 Apr 2019
    Staff was ABSOLUTELY amazing. They were the sweetest & helped me gauge how much to pay for a private taxi tour from Ollantaytambo to Cusco with stops along the way. Hot water is a situation for the entire city so don't fault the hostel if you don't get to take a hot shower at certain hours. I recommend taking your shower when you wake up. Location a bit far out which can be frustrating but also adds to security.
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 4.9


    25 Jan 2019
    I never really saw La Guanaca. When we got there they said they were overbooked and they were sending us to a diff property which was better. Our standard is double room private bath. 1st night of 2 we got that. The 2nd night they put us in a room with 2 twin beds. Not the end of the world but not as promised. We then asked if we could go back to La Guanaca for another 2 days and they said yes. Ok. A few hrs we get a call that says no. All the time we felt like we were being jerked around.
    Israel, Couple, 41+
  • 2.9


    28 Dec 2018
    We booked room at La Guanaca for 3 nights (for about U$ 300). Arriving at La Guanaca we were brought to another place (Tranqueras de El Chalten. At Tranqueras: staff tried to be friendly. Place quite new, but no atmosphere. Room with 3 beds, 1 small shelf, 1 bed light. No Windows to open, shampoo, hairdresser etc.. Room not cleanded from one day to the other, breakfast very basic and feeling like staff would watch that no one takes too much. CreditCard +8%. Tourist not guests but money maschine
    Switzerland, Couple, 41+
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free WiFi
  • Towels Included
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Housekeeping