Pudulodge was created by a group of mountaineers who have been crossing, working and enjoying El Chaltén since many years ago. We wish to provide you so much more than a great lodging at this hotel in Patagonia, we hope to share with you all of the comfort, the pioneering spirit and the love for this beautiful, extreme and wild region.

Welcome to this distant land.


Spacious rooms with king size sommier.

Radiant floor heating.

Homemade breakfast.

Cozy living room with fireplace.

Large park.

Steps from the head of trails.

Own free parking.

Hostería Patagónica


A privileged location, at the base of one of the main trails of the National Park Los Glaciares.


Cozy Breakfast and Restaurant saloon with a proper fireplace and panoramic view of the hills.


28 ample rooms with 2 mts "La Cardeusse" sommiers and individual temperature regulator.


Buffet-style breakfast with fruits, cereals, jams, waffles, puddings and homemade breads.


WiFi service. Underfloor heating throughout the entire lodge.


English speaking staff to assist you. Luggage lockers. Private parking lot.

What our guests say


Check In: from 2:00 pm

Check Out: until 10:00 am

No smoking: smoke-free environments.

Pets aren't allowed

Children of all ages can be accommodated.


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97, Las Loicas Str. - El Chaltén - Santa Cruz province- Patagonia Argentina

Distance from the entrance to El Chaltén: 1700 m.

Distance from Comandante Armando Tola International Airport (El Calafate) to El Chaltén: 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.