Top Hostels in Argentina for Travelling Canadians

best hostels in Buenos Aires -ArgentinaIf you are planning to visit Argentina, the country where Evita Peron had a love affair with her people and Diego Maradonna fell in love with soccer, you can consider staying at one of the top hostels in Argentina.

Argentina is filled with breathtaking landscape (the Train to the Clouds ride shows off this fact), centuries of enchanting history and a people who are willing to help you find and enjoy the wonders of their homeland. The only thing you might have to find on your own is the best places to stay to make your holiday comfortable.

How to Find Top Hostels in Argentina

Over the last few years, hostels in Argentina country have been upgrading their services, creating an increasingly pleasant stay for visitors who might be on a smaller travel budget. Here is a list of five top hostels located in different areas in Argentina. You can choose one according to your exploration and enjoyment plans.

Che Lagarto Hostel Mar del Plata

Located at Alberti 1565, Mar del Plata, Argentina, the Che Lagarto hostel belongs to the largest chain of privately owned hostels in South America. Just a few blocks away from popular sites and nightlife, this hostel ‘s basic package offers a range of facilities including a breakfast buffet, a public kitchen, free Wi-Fi, a TV area, a well-stocked bar, towels, and lockers. Visitors can pay for optional services including transfers to and from the hostel and sightseeing tours.

Hostel Achalay

This small and welcoming hostel stands at Morales 564, Bariloche. The cool, relaxing atmosphere of this rustic-designed house with its open terrace and beautiful garden is a stark contrast to the pulsating energy that exists all around it in the busy and scintillating Bariloche downtown area. Hostel Achalay offers from single to quadruple spacious rooms and a range of services including breakfast served at any time of the day, laundry services, a well-appointed kitchen, a relaxing living room space with DVD player and television, and bed sheets with an impressive 100 thread count. All rooms come with security lockers, and the staff members are all bilingual. Visitors can book tours if they wish.

Alaska Hostel

Alaska Hostel is situated at Lilinquen 328, Av Bustillo 7500, Bariloche. It is in close proximity to Playa Bonita which lies near the shore of Nahuel Lake with its captivating view of the mountains. This hostel is approximately ten minutes from the bustling downtown Bariloche area and is conveniently en-route to the beautiful Cerro Catedral Ski Centre.

The attractive services at this hostel includes an outdoor garden equipped with a place to grill up some good BBQ, free Wi-Fi, convenient parking, a full kitchen, laundry area, a TV and DVD. Other services include airport transfers, breakfast, a common room, café, lockers, bicycle rental, and a tours/travel desk.

Hi Patagonia Hostel

Feel right at home in this home based hostel that is just around the corner of a welcoming Argentine beachscape. Located at AV Roca 1040, Puerto Madryn, Hi Patagonia is also four blocks away from the area’s main downtown location. It offers plenty of room to spread out with two kitchens and four common areas. All the rooms at this hostel feature double glass windows for optimal weather comfort and noise reduction. With some management having 20 years experience working in tourism, this hostel is perhaps a good place to be introduced to Madryn’s popular diving, kayaking, and other nature based activities.

Hostel Lao

Hostel Lao located at Roja 771, Mendoza, Argentina cites itself as “a traveller’s oasis in the middle of a great city.” It also quick to point out that it is not a party-type hostel, but a social home-type place. Set in a bustling part of the city center, and close to all the sights, sounds, and conveniences the area has to offer, the hostel itself offers a six-bed and four-bed dorm each with air-conditioning at nighttime. Among the hostel’s other accommodation are two luxury en-suite doubles with air-conditioning and two doubles with fan only.

Canuck Abroad is pleased to provide you with these insightful tips on the top hostels in Argentina. If you are seeking help with immigration details for traveling to Argentina, please visit our website here for all the information to make your trip possible.