A good hostel for solo travellers, couples, and small groups.
Dorm Bed: $14.00
Av. San Martin 724 ,
Rancho Grande Hostel is another favorite hostel in El Chalten. It's also located near the hiking trails and it is a convenient place to base yourself while you're in the area. This hostel is located on the main avenue in Chalten and is close to Zafarrancho Music Bar, which is open nightly and hosts several parties a week. This is a social and fun place to stay and you're sure to meet other travelers from around the world while you're here. The hostel has some wonderful amenities available for guests including kitchen facilities, luggage storage, internet access, laundry facilities, and an on-site restaurant. This is the perfect place to relax with other travelers after a tiring day out on the trails.
The staff are also great. They're bi-lingual and they work hard to make sure your stay is comfortable. They can give you any information you might need about things to do and see in the area, upcoming weather, and fun activities. You can also book any number of excursions through the hostel, or accommodation for future cities you plan to visit. Bus tickets are available through the hostel as well and they can even help you arrange flights.
This hostel is a popular option and it fills up quickly, so it's best to make reservations well in advance. There are twin, double, and four bed private rooms.