Backpackers from all over the world stay at the Antarctica Hostel, where the spacious and well-appointed common areas make for inviting places to relax and make new friends. Colorful textiles and tasteful décor make it a cozy place to come in from the cold and its privileged location in central Ushuaia affords great views of the Beagle Channel and the mountains.
Both shared dorms and private double rooms are available, each one with access to well-maintained common bathrooms. There is an ample lounge area with comfortable sofas, a full bar, free Internet access and a wide range of music as well as a fully-equipped modern kitchen and dining area. Guests also have access to barbecue facilities in the garden, coin-operated laundry facilities and medical assistance. The friendly staff is always eager to provide tourist information and tips on how to enjoy Tierra del Fuego on a budget.
The hostel is located in central Ushuaia 2.5 blocks from Maipú Ave. and 1.5 blocks from the maritime museum. Nearby there are supermarkets, pharmacies, bars, restaurants and more.
Food & Beverage
There is a full bar on site as well as a fully-equipped modern kitchen and barbecue facilities in the garden. There are supermarkets close by.
How To Get There
To get the hostel from Ushuaia's wharf, head east along Maipú Ave. for approximately four blocks and take a left onto Antártida Argentina St. Continue for about 2.5 blocks and you'll arrive at the hostel on your left.
Amenities & Services
General:Breakfast, Bar, Communal Living Room, Garden, Guest Kitchen, Fireplace, 24-Hour Front Desk.
Services:In-House Car Rental, Wi-Fi/Wireless LAN (free), Computers with Internet Connection, Bike Rental, Tours and Excursions, Laundry Service, Luggage Storage, Ironing Service, Personal Lockers, Medical Assistance.
On-Site Activities:BBQ Facilities, Billiards.
Nearby Attractions:Cross-Country Skiing, Trekking, Port, Sightseeing Tours, Mountaineering, 4x4 Driving, Skiing, Bird Watching, Dolphin and Whale Watching, Wildlife Observation, Nightlife, Hiking, Ocean Trips, Fishing.
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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