Once one of Mendoza's first hotels, the grand old building which now houses the Malbec Hostel has been renovated and modernized while preserving its charming high ceilings and wood floors. The attentive and reliable staff lend it a cozy and familiar ambiance and the ample common areas are great places to hang out and meet other travelers. There are 22 clean and well-heated guest rooms in all, in addition to a large TV lounge with DirecTV and DVD player, a small lounge area, a fully-equipped kitchen, a dining area, and a sunny terrace with wading pools and barbecue. Free amenities available to guests include Wi-Fi, computers with Internet access, board games and a book exchange library.
The hostel is located in the heart of Mendoza along San Martín Ave. It is three blocks from the pedestrian street of Sarmiento, ten blocks from the bus station and 20 minutes from the airport. Supermarkets, banks, internet cafes, shops and bars are within walking distance.
Food & Beverage
A complimentary breakfast is served each morning and includes tea, coffee, milk, juice, cereals, croissants, jelly and sweets. Guests can enjoy drinks and snacks at the bar and are welcome to use the fully-equipped kitchen and large outdoor barbecue for preparing their own meals.
How To Get There
To get to the hostel from Mendoza's Plaza San Martín, head east along Necochea St. for one block and take a left onto San Martín Ave. Less than a block later you'll arrive at the hostel on your left.
Amenities & Services
General:Parking (free), Bar, Cable/Satellite TV, Breakfast, Guest Kitchen, 24-Hour Front Desk, Communal Living Room.
Services:Luggage Storage, Medical Assistance, Wi-Fi/Wireless LAN (free), Currency Exchange, Airport Transfer, Babysitting, Tours and Excursions, Computers with Internet Connection, Laundry Service.
On-Site Activities:Board Games, Outdoor Swimming Pool, Collection of Books, BBQ Facilities.
Nearby Attractions:Rappelling, Hang Gliding, Canoeing/Kayaking, Sailing, Horseback Riding, Climbing, Surfing, Fishing, Boating Lake.
Check-in and Check-out Times
Check-in time: 1pm
Check-out time: 12am
The hotel operates a non-smoking policy, but smoking is permitted in designated smoking areas.
Guests are not allowed to bring pets onto the property.
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