- Free High-Speed Internet
- Continental Breakfast
- Free parking
TravelPod Member ReviewsHosteria Sloggett Ushuaia
Clean and tidy, helpful staff, and a fantastic view from the breakfast room up the Beagle Channel.
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After the wonders of Antarctica and our schedule being decided for us, it felt strange to be on our own again in Ushuaia, thinking for ourselves. We found our accommodation high on the steep hill, with a great view over the town and straight down the Beagle Channel along which we’d just sailed. After checking in and leaving our bags we hot- …
... guys - apparently one of them liked me but couldn't really speak English his brothers friend told me. Mckenzie and Susan at this point had moved to sit with people they'd met on their boat so I snuck away to join them but was sat next to a super loud Irishman I could barely understand - that was my definite last straw to leave. But girls still had drinks so i walked back on my own, hostel quite far away. Faffed on internet and went to sleep around ...
... sleeping on the floor in a strange building. This night was absolutely freezing, we woke to see our breath in the air. First night for thermals in bed! The one piece of equipment I didn't upgrade for the trip was my sleeping bag, this one is only rated 'comfortable' down to +7C, I've been chilly a few times but this was really cold! Not looking forward to the next few nights in the tent in the wind with that sleeping bag'! (Nadine's sleeping bag is rated comfortable down ...
... Post Office, don't get excited as I didn't rush in and mail post cards to all my friends and family!
Most people opted for the three hour hike around the bays so we donned out wet weather gear and set off. The rain eased to a lazy drizzle and as we hiked up and down around the coast stopping to hear about the deciduous and non-deciduous beech tree and Darwin's mushrooms in, wait for it ...... the world's most southerly forest. ...
... They were responsible for building various buildings and also the southernmost railroad in the world. The jail was closed in 1947 and the buildings were transferred to the Navy in 1950. I went back to the hostel and grabbed my things and moved over to the starting hotel for the trip. We had a predeparture meeting at 18:30. I didn't really learn much new information but it was interesting to see who was going to be on the trip. I am definitely amongst the younger ones on the ...