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Hostel Square Independencia

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London, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2015 via mobile

We loved our stay at Square Indepencia. Very friendly staff, decent breakfast and lovely courtyard for socialising. Great location with everything you could wish for within walking distance. The only negatives were that the WC in our twin didn't smell amazing (suspect drains) and the main showers/toilets weren't very clean, other than that a great stay and would recommend to... More 

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Thank Barry P
Adelaide, Australia
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61 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2015

Hostel Independencia is a big hostel with a great chilled out feeling. It has 24-hour reception and absolutely amazing staff who were very helpful with everything from organising activities either with a company or by yourselves, to giving tips on restaurants or putting on Asado’s, even just hanging out and chatting on a lazy afternoon. The breakfast is great, a... More 

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Thank Jet502
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 23 March 2015 via mobile

This is the best hostel to stay in Mendoza for sure. It is really close to the main square from were you can get to everything easily. You get free unlimited wine from 19.00 intil 21.00 and they arange really good bbq's on saturday and tuesdays. Also the breakfast is included whitch is really good includes coffee Bread eggs, scrambled... More 

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Thank Loren J
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4 reviews
Reviewed 15 March 2015 via mobile

Staff very helpful and available, perfect localization, nice decoration BUT the private rooms are random quality... If you get the good one it's all right but we got a very small and dirty one... Only bad point. Recommended

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Thank Jon C
Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 1 March 2015

This place is not the Marriott or a Kimpton, but was a GREAT hostel to stay at. I had the private room near the front desk and was afraid of the noise being bad at night, but it was not an issue. If you're looking for a sparkling clean kitchen and bathroom this place (or any hostel) is not for... More 

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Thank JimD2001
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2015

great location right infront of Plaza Independencia. staff are helpful and friendly. tasty pancake breakfast..but this hostel need an upgrade for the facilities, toilet and cleanliness of the room, room facilities. The rest are ok. wifi connection is fast and there's 2 pc to be used for the internet.

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Thank ArieHassan
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26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 21 February 2015 via mobile

This place has a nice building (apart from the patchy bathroom) and is good for socialising. Staff is friendly too. But: To me, a clean bathroom and kitchen are more important than "free activities", such as two jugs of cheap wine put on a table in the common area. During our 3 nights stay in a double room, I never... More 

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1 Thank Anna S
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Reviewed 1 February 2015 via mobile

What a great hostel! The rooms are great, clean and comfortable! The staff is really nice and the environment is really nice! Is close from the center and from good restaurants! I really recommend the hostel! Great breakfast with pancakes!

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1 Thank Maria A
Honolulu, Hawaii
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53 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2015 via mobile

Gonzalo and Diego are excellent hosts and they really make this place fun to stay. The free wine happy hour every night is also a big selling feature, as is the large, well-equipped kitchen and fantastic garden area. The asado they put on 2-3 times a week is a great deal, tons of delicious food. The included breakfast is also... More 

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Thank Kimberly S
Lausanne, Switzerland
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78 reviews
37 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 27 January 2015 via mobile

Really well situated. Just next to plaza independencia. Staff is funny, helpful and friendly! There a nice patio to hang out. Breakfast is nice but try to go early. There s an azado night for 130 pesos which is nice, but try to be there on time because food runs out quite quickly! You can book heaps of excursions, the... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The New Owner has over 30 years of travel experience and really understands what nowadays travelers are looking for.Hostel Independencia is located in the heart of downtown Mendoza, few steps from the Independencia Square, the center of concerts, recreational and cultural activities. This restored old mansion was built in 1910, giving the hostel an incomparable atmosphere and ample spaces ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel Square Independencia

Address: Avenida B Mitre 1237, Mendoza M5500EHH, Argentina
Region: Argentina > Cuyo > Province of Mendoza > Mendoza
Price Range: RM62 - RM245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 38
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“Try get a room off the street side, rubbish collection happens at 5am every morning”
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“ask for the most quiet room available”
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“Pick a room size that corresponds to your group size”
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“The private room is not too big, but is a great/cheap option without having to sleep in the same room as a bunch of people”
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“Try not be too close to the single bathroom, but make sure the fan works as its a must!”
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