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5.0 out of 5

"This was my first time ever staying at a hostel and I am glad I chose this place. It has a very relaxed vibe and the staff is very friendly. The major ... " More

By a verified traveler on Wed 17 Jul 2019

Hotel Description

El Calafate hostel in Macrozona Meseta Cerro Calafate area

In El Calafate

Within a 10-minute walk of this Macrozona Meseta Cerro Calafate hostel, you'll find Plaza de los Pioneros and Santa Teresita del Nino Jesus Church. El Calafate Historical Interpretation Center and Argentinian Museum of Toys are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Free breakfast

A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this hostel. Guests will appreciate free perks like continental breakfast and WiFi in public areas. An area shuttle, a shopping center shuttle, and laundry facilities are also offered.

Heated floors, free WiFi

The 19 guestrooms offer free WiFi, heated floors, and hair dryers.

Shared Dormitory, Men only, Private Bathroom (4 pax)

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
$14* Per night/room Oct 24 - Oct 25

Shared Dormitory, Women only, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Shared Dormitory, Women only, Private Bathroom (4 pax)

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed.Singular Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom (4 pax)

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Triple Room

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Quadruple Room

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

America del Sur Hostel El Calafate ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

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Guest reviews for America del Sur Hostel El Calafate

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5 out of 5
This was my first time ever staying at a hostel and I am glad I chose this place. It has a very relaxed vibe and the staff is very friendly. The majority of the hostel guest were fellow backpackers and younger people. It was clean and the staff was really nice. The food was a bit pricey however

Posted by on Jul 17, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jul 18, 2019 by America Del Sur

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your comment!! We are very happy to read you enjoyed the good vibes of our staff. We hope to see you again soon! Do not forget to check our social media to get our best deals! Regards, America Del Sur :)

About the America del Sur Hostel El Calafate

Location Puerto Deseado No 153, El Calafate, Santa Cruz 9405

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is available. Public spaces have free WiFi and wired Internet. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills are also featured at America del Sur Hostel El Calafate. An area shuttle within 1 km and an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) are available for a fee. This El Calafate hostel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 19 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Built in 2003
  • Continental breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Transport

  • Airport: El Calafate (FTE-Comandante Armando Tola Intl.) (19.7 km / 12.2 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle, area shuttle within 1 km, and shopping center shuttle available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

America del Sur Hostel El Calafate offers 19 accommodations with hair dryers. This El Calafate hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

Guests are served free continental breakfast.

BBQ - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Boat tours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

No onsite parking is available

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. No onsite parking is available. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No elevators
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guest stays

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • The 21% national VAT (value-added tax) is not included in the price, and may be charged at the Hotel upon check-out for all citizens of Argentina. Foreigners on a tourist visa are exempt from this tax. To qualify for a tax exemption, tourists must present a valid passport and pay for the services rendered with a non-Argentine credit card or via bank transfer from another country. This tax exemption does not apply for stays over 90 days. In the case of cancelled bookings, the cancellation penalties paid by the traveler will also be subject to the national VAT (21%).

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ARS 400 per person (one-way)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • America del Sur El Calafate
  • America del Sur Hostel El Calafate
  • America Sur El Calafate
  • America del Sur Hostel El Calafate El Calafate

You should know

  • America del Sur Hostel El Calafate offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.