Welcome to Hostería El Álamo! Our Inn opened its doors in October 2012 and offers 12 rooms with private bathrooms, living room with panoramic view, buffet breakfast with homemade bread, regional flavors, yogurt, eggs. We are located just 6 blocks from the Bus Terminal, just the downtown area on the main avenue, steps from the most popular restaurants and shops of El Chaltén. We offer free WiFi internet connection and parking.


Bedrooms for 2 ó 3 guests.

Breakfast included.

Free Wi-Fi connection.

Satellite TV.

Free private car park.

The Inn

Capacity for 26 guests.

Double and triple rooms with private bathroom, bath and shower.

Double rooms with two single beds or double bed or standard double with a double bed and a single bed.

Beds with spring mattresses and sommier.

Comfortable living room with panoramic view.

Large windows overlooking the mountains.

Bar and breakfast salon with satellite TV.

Pressurized hot water 24 hs.

Central heating by radiators.


Continental breakfast with sponge cakes, homemade bread, cereals, regional marmalades, juice, fruits, scrambled eggs and infusions.

Bar. Food & drink.

WiFi throughout the Inn.

Concierge service.

24 hours reception.

Free private car park. No need to book.

Satellite TV in breakfast salon.

Safe box.

Luggage storage.

Tourist information and advice on activities.

Transfer reservation.

Booking excursions.

We speak Spanish and English.

What our guests say


Check In: 14:00 hs

Check Out: 10:30 hs

Pets not allowed

Smoke Free House NON SMOKING.


The reservation is made through the button Booking request at the beginning of this page.
It is convenient to make the reservation in advance.

You can also contact us through the Send a query button, we will answer you as soon as possible.


198, San Martín Ave. (Z9301XAF) El Chaltén - Santa Cruz province - Argentine Patagonia

Distance from El Chaltén bus terminal: 700 m.

Distance from Comandante Armando Tola International Airport (El Calafate): 200 Km (2.5 hours by car or bus).

Useful information

Argentina, the country

Official language: Spanish.
National currency: Argentine Peso.
Passport: minimum validity of 6 months.
Visas for tourism: authorized period of stay of is up to 90 days.
Vaccination for foreigners: Yellow Fever Vaccine is mandatory only in case of visiting forested areas of the north and northeast of Argentina, the borders with Brazil and Paraguay at altitudes below 2300 masl, including Iguazu Falls.
It is advisable to take out travel insurance to cover medical expenses abroad, including medical transfer.
Electric network: 220V / 50Hz.

El Chaltén

National Direct Dialing Code: 02962.
International Direct Dialing Code: 0054 2962.
How to get there: land route from El Calafate to 134 Km.
Nearest airport: El Calafate at 125 mi.
Climate in the austral summer: dry, windy and very variable.
Minimum average temperature: 33ºF (-1ºC) on winter.
Maximum average temperature: 59ºF (+15ºC) on summer.

Available services in El Chaltén

ATM (Red Link, Banco Santa Cruz).
Postal Mail: Correo Argentino.
Mobile network: 3G (Movistar and Claro companies).
On Bank.
Fuel: gasoline and diesel.

Services NOT available

Money Exchange agencies.