Youth Hostel Terra Oculta

Address: Cordoba 361, Salta, Province of Salta, Northern Argentina, 4400, Argentina | Hostel
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TravelPod Member ReviewsYouth Hostel Terra Oculta Salta

Reviewed by sglaude

Good place

Reviewed Aug 16, 2011
by (10 reviews) Riyadh , Saudi Arabia Flag of Saudi Arabia

The staff here is really friendly and helpful. The place is central and within walking distance from the bus terminal, just south of the plaza. The Balcarce area is about 20 minute walk away.
The place is clean, with access to a kitchen but it is in needs of some basic maintenance like changing a knob that staid in my hand after turned it to get water.
The table tennis and the roof terrace are great.
It's a good place with good value for money.

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TripAdvisor Reviews Youth Hostel Terra Oculta Salta

2.50 of 5 stars Fair

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