We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
StayForLong
Booking.com
Prices above are provided by partners for one room, with variable occupancy rules as provided by the property, and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
Traveler (42)
Dining (9)
Room & Suite (6)

About

#11 of 58 in Esquel
Location
Cleanliness
Service
Value
We're specialists in Mountain Boarding, Mountain Biking, and Climbing. We have access and know the best places to perform these activities. We'll take you to the adventure, aiming for that adrenaline you’re looking for.Our indoor climbing wall allows us to keep climbing going on during winter while other’s fingers are frizzing outside!Take home the best memories from Patagonia, and take this great opportunity to get in touch with the wild and one of the few remotes places in earth.Accommodation InformationWe offer a place with limited capacity of up to ten persons. The idea is to give our customers the best service and facilities. We believe that comfort is all about details which achieve an enjoyable place. Vivid colors, comfortable sofas, hand painted chairs, feather comforters in our beds, etc...Location InformationWe try to stay as close as possible to the mountain, driven by our loving feeling. That’s why we believe that we can give you an 'adventure seasoning' through your stay at Planeta Hostel.
Read more
Property amenities
Hiking
Skiing
Baggage storage
Concierge
Currency exchange
Non-smoking hotel
Shared kitchen
Express check-in / check-out
Shared lounge / TV area
Sun terrace
Show more
Good to know
Languages Spoken
English, French, Spanish, Portuguese

Location

Full view
81Good for walkers
Grade: 81 out of 100
39Restaurantswithin 1 km
2Attractionswithin 1 km
111Reviews2Q+A1Room tip
Traveler rating
  • 52
  • 38
  • 12
  • 4
  • 5
Time of year
Traveler type
Language
  • More
Selected filters
  • Filter
  • English
Mallori Rojas wrote a review Feb 2016
Isla Mujeres, Mexico40 contributions11 helpful votes
We arrived at Esquel with no cash at 10p and no idea where to go. Planeta only takes cash and Banco Patagonia is the only bank that would give us money. We paid 600 something pesos for two in a private room with bunk beds. Works out to 46 USD for two. It was good, but more spendy than we would have wished. The room was good, Sheets much nicer and cleaner than expected. BUT, breakfast is included and it was actually pretty good! Cereal, toast, jam, coffee and tea. They totally redeemed themselves with the free breakfast.
Read more
Date of stay: February 2016Trip type: Traveled
Helpful
Share
Alex S wrote a review Jul 2015
1 contribution2 helpful votes
I had the pleasure of being two weeks there. And it is a heaps place. The rooms are good. The kitchen, the outside area and living room are awesome. You wake up in the morning and you get that fresh homemade bread. Thats more than a hostel. All the people who work there and also the owners are all like new friends you get to know. So its definitely the best way to stay in esquel!
Read more
Date of stay: July 2015Trip type: Traveled
Helpful
Share
snailbait wrote a review Feb 2014
Changwon, South Korea65 contributions41 helpful votes
I really enjoyed this hostel. The breakfast was really nice, the bathrooms were plentiful and the common area was also very good. The town of esquel is nice as well and definitely has a different vibe the the other stops along the route. The only negative was that the rooms were small.
Read more
Date of stay: February 2014Trip type: Traveled
Helpful
Share
1ERomi wrote a review Jan 2013
Naples, Florida48 contributions45 helpful votes
We only had one night here but everything was good. We would stay here again. I give it a 4 star rating instead of 3 because the kitchen was very good, and that's hard to find in hostels when traveling. The good - Kitchen is more than decent with plenty of cooking space and utensils/cookware - one of the better kitchens we've come across. Friendly staff helped us out several times. Several different common areas gave you space to spread out and also meet people. Breakfast was decent, by Argentine standards. The bad - The one bathroom I was using was a bit dirty in the tub/shower. Also, there was no air conditioning in our room so it was pretty hot at night. Only one kind of crappy computer to share with everyone else.
Read more
Date of stay: January 2013
Value
Rooms
Location
Cleanliness
Service
Sleep Quality
Trip type: Traveled
Room Tip: If you have a choice, pick the bed nearest the window. Without air conditioning, you will...
See more room tips
Helpful
Share
MatSoph wrote a review Mar 2012
San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua27 contributions19 helpful votes
We liked our stay there. We had a private room with a very confortable bed and a shared bathroom. Is was clean. The access to the kitchen is very useful and the included breakfast is simple but good. The kitchen itself is a nice place to stay. We used it during a long time to organize our trips around. The only drawback was the blond lady at the reception who is rather unfriendly and impolite. We were wondering why she would not change of job as she was angry against all tourists staying at her hostel.
Read more
Date of stay: December 2011
Value
Location
Cleanliness
Service
Sleep Quality
Trip type: Traveled
Helpful
Share
Previous
12
LOCATION
ArgentinaPatagoniaProvince of ChubutEsquel
NUMBER OF ROOMS
4
Is This Your Tripadvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Frequently Asked Questions about Planeta Hostel
Which popular attractions are close to Planeta Hostel?
Nearby attractions include La Trochita-viejo expreso patagonico en Esquel (1.0 km), La Hoya Centro de Ski (0.5 km), and Museo de Leleque (1.1 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Planeta Hostel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a concierge, baggage storage, and express check-in and check-out.
What are some restaurants close to Planeta Hostel?
Conveniently located restaurants include PilPil, Las Bayas Hotel & Restaurant, and La Luna.
Is Planeta Hostel located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.3 km away from the centre of Esquel.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Planeta Hostel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, French, and Portuguese.