H = Hotel,   CG = Camp Ground,   FCG = Free Camp Ground,   Hos = Hostel,   Cab = Cabanas
Argentina
 
Province/Region Town Accom. Type Name Location GPS Coords Price for two Facilities Date
Buenos Aires Buenos Aires H Los Robles Hotel Estados Unidos, San Telmo   AR$90 Dbl bed, ensuite bathroom, hot water, tv - clean Oct. 2009
Buenos Aires Buenos Aires H Carlos Gardel Hostel Calvo Carlos, San Telmo   AR$100 Dorms, dbl, shared bathroom, hot water, kitchen, internet - clean, tidy, well run. Free internet. Oct. 2009
Buenos Aires Bahia Blanca FCG Camping - Balneario Maldonado off RN3 Ingeniero White S38 43.977 W62 18.888 Free out of season. Toilets, showers, No hot water, BBQ. Free electricity. Low trees, lots of shade. Friendly dogs roaming. Plenty of free internet in town or closer at the Esso Fuel Station (Turn Left out of camp site on R3) Nov. 2009
Buenos Aires Pedro Luro CG Camping Don Bosco E of Pedro Luro off R3 (Fortin Mercedes) S39 31.538 W62 39.694 AR$40 Toilets, Hot showers, electricity, BBQ, shop on site. Shade. Alongside the river. Dec. 2009
Catamarca Fiambala CG Camping Don Chochita Enter town on RN60, through the sandy dip to the junction. Turn right towards Tinogasta, still on the RN60, campsite on the right approx 300mtrs. S27 41.719 W67 37.655 AR$20 Small quiet site on sand, a bit dusty in the wind, some shade. Asado, tables and chairs. Free electricity. No Wi-Fi. Clean toilets, hot showers. Small shop attached. 20 minute walk into small town. Nov.2010
Catamarca Belen CG Camping Cotelbe From the main plaza head south on San Martin to the junction at the end. Cemetary in front of you turn left. You will see the site on the left 1KM further on. Entrance is next left then on the left. S27 40.282 W67 01.650 AR$20 + AR$15 per tent  Quiet but locals turn up at night for Asado's. Some shade with pitches on grass. Asado's, Quincho on each spot for shelter with benches and table. Free electricity. Clean toilets and showers with hot water although I had an issue with the cold water running out, when it came back on it was a mud flow so had to clean off in boiling hot water. Large pool but it was empty. Mercedito's nearby. A hike into town. No 4x4 parking on pitches but large car park available. No Wi-Fi. Nov. 2010
Chubut Puerto Madryn CG ACA Campsite RN3  S42 46.841 W64 59.994 AR$35[1] Toilets, showers, hot water, BBQ, free electricity. Clean and friendly. Quiet. Dec. 2009
Chubut Lago Puelo CG Camping El Zorro Take RP16 to Lago Puelo from the R40. Bear right at the Tourist Info. Campsite is 3KM's further on the right. S42 04.811 W71 36.699 AR$30 Nice flat grassy campsite. BBQ pits & picnic benches. Electricity. Free use of kitchen and warm sitting room. Friendly. Feb. 2010
Cordoba Cordoba CG San Martin Municipal Campsite Didn't take notice!! But it is in the rough guide.   AR$10  Very disappointed, moved on. Lots of day visitors so felt unsecure. Toilet blocks / showers=disgusting!!! Nov. 2009
Cordoba Villa Carlos Paz CG, Cab ACA Campsite RP36 S31 23.915 W64 28.250 AR$45[2] Toilets, showers, hot  water, BBQ, swimming pool, sports facilities,- secure. Internet sometimes. Free electricity. Noise late into night from Tennis courts. Nov. 2009
Cordoba Alta Gracia CG, Cab Hosteria Contry El Bigua Estancia C45 S31 39.481 W64 23.484 AR$30 Toilets, showers, hot water, BBQ - friendly. Electricity available. No Wi-Fi.  Nov. 2009
Cordoba Villa General Belgrano CG, Hos Albergue El Rincon NW of town S31 58.159 W64 33.974 AR$30 Toilets, showers, hot water, kitchen, book exchange, swimming pool - very nice. Electricity. Nov. 2009
La Pampa Realico CG Municipal Campsite RN35 S35 02.272 W64 15.508 AR$10 Toilets, showers, hot water, BBQ. Free electricity Nov. 2009
La Pampa Santa Rosa CG Camping Municipal Don Tomas off RN35 S36 37.510 W64 18.369 AR$6 Toilets, showers, hot water (in Ladies only! Gents a bit scruffy), BBQ, by a lake. Free internet though only one (free) power point on a lamp post. Nov. 2009
Mendoza Malargue CG Camping Municipal Travelling north, take R40 (Av San Martin) through Malargue town to Capdevila, turn left. Site is 500mtrs on left S35 27.948 W69 35.481 AR$10 per tent Hot water,BBQ, Electricity, Wi-Fi. Weird layout with no specific sites, tents were blocking access to sites, Bikes got blocked in! Close to town. Feb. 2010
Mendoza Mendoza Hos Hostel Independencia Middle of town on Mitre just off Plaza Independencia. S32 53.295 W68 50.646 Dorms=AR$84, Double=AR$95 Hot Showers, Wi-Fi, fully equipped kitchen. Secure bike parking. Situated in town. Friendly/Helpful Staff (watch out for the water fights!) All night Bar.Breakfast included in price Mar. 2010
Mendoza Uspallata Hos Hostal Gran Hotel Heading through Uspallata towards Chile border, pass YPF fuel station on left, over bridge and entry is on the right. S32 35.094 W69 21.199 $AR100, $AR50 per person in 3 bed private room. Very clean, new building situated behind the very plush Gran Hotel. Comfortable 3 bed rooms, shared showers and toilets with hot water. Use of facilities in hotel. Restaurant attached with breakfast included in price. Wi-Fi in reception area though intermittent when we stayed. Oct. 2010
Neuquen Villa los Angosturas CG Camping Unquehue NW out of town on RN231 S40 45.530 W71 39.227 AR$66 + AR$5 for the bike. Not a great site for the price. Uneven pitches with shared fire pits and benches. Electricity AR$6. No Wi-Fi. Hot water in shower block. Feb. 2010
Neuquen Lago Espejo Chico CG Camping Espejo Chico Follow RN234(Seven Lakes Route) from Villa los Angosturas towards San Martin de los Andes for about 22KM's. S40 35.693 W71 42.997 AR$40 Nice quiet site right on the lakeside. Fire pits and BBQ's. Small shop on site. AR$6 for use of the showers. No Electricity or Wi-Fi. Quite a lot of broken glass on some spots. Feb. 2010
Neuquen San Martin de los Andes CG ACA Coming into town on the RN234 (Seven Lakes Route) follow the road through town to Koessler Av. Next to the YPF fuel station on the left. S40 09.192 W71 19.992 AR$70[3] Tidy site just off the main road. A bit of traffic noise through the night. Electricity and BBQ on each pitch. Café on site and YPF Fuel Station next door. Feb. 2010
Rio Negro El Condor CG Los Trentinos RP1, 30Km's SE of Viedma. S41 03.167  W62 49.805 AR$28 + One off payment of AR$14 for tent & AR$14 for bike. Toilets, showers, hot water, BBQ, free electricity. Clean and friendly. Dec. 2009
Rio Negro San Carlos de Bariloche CG, Hos Los Coihues About 15KM's west of Bariloche just off the RP82 at Lago Gutierrez. S41 09.529 W71 24.680 AR$50 Flat site with trees. Fire pits and benches. Use of kitchen facilities for AR$2 pp per day. Electricity. Hot clean showers. Free Wi-Fi. Friendly owners.  Feb. 2010
Salta Cafayate CG Camping Luz Y Fuerza 1 KM South of town on R40 on the left. S26 04.829 W65 58.583 AR$20 Quiet site with some shade. Could have been cleaner with a lot of rubbish laying around. Sandy and very dusty in the wind. Asado's, benches and tables. Cleanish toilets and hot showers. Free electricity and Wi-Fi. 5 minute walk into town. There are three other sites very near by. Nov. 2010
Salta Cachi CG ACA Municipal Campsite Entering Cachi on R40 from the South, follow the signs for the ACA Hosteria on Automovil Club Argentino Av. (they have their own road!), carry on to the end of the road, turn left up the hill entrance on left.  S25 07.303 W66 10.091 AR$20 Very nice site with individual, fenced in pitches. Each spot has Asado, benches and table, free electricity. Indoor swimming pool (AR$7). Very clean toilets and hot showers.No Wi-Fi. 5 minute walk into town. Other camping options include a backpackers site (not sure of price) and open field (AR$15). Nov. 2010
Salta Salta H Residencial Napoli At the top of Av Mitre near the Station for the Train in the Clouds. S24 46.618 W65 24.587 AR$70 Clean and comfy. A bit out of town but enough shops nearby. Free use of internet. Parking down the street at #930 for AR$15 a night. Nov. 2010
San Miguel de Tucuman Tucuman CG Municipal Campsite In Parque 9 de Julio S26 50.019 W65 11.028 Donation Unless you are really hard up for finding somewhere avoid this site like the plague. We made the mistake of paying AR$20 (what we paid at he Muni in Cachi) before looking around. It looked not too bad from the roadside but once in we saw it for real. Lots of litter everywhere, open to the road with locals wandering through. A lot of street sellers that seemed to be living there with packs of dogs roaming free and not being cleaned up after. We were approached a couple of times with people bumming cigarettes and begging for money. Didn't feel safe to leave the tent. Free electricity. No wi-fi. Asado's. Cold showers. Close to town. Nov. 2010
San Miguel de Tucuman El Cadillal CG, Cab SuterH About 20KM's North of Tucuman off R9, on the RP347, on the right about 500 mtrs after the Police check point S26 38.250 W65 12.531 AR$40 but we managed to knock him down to AR$30 Very clean and tidy. Lots of Asado's. Shady camping area and shaded area around pool with tables and chairs. Small shop on site. Large swimming pool with water! Hot showers 24H. A couple of small kiosko's around but main shopping area either in Tucuman or Yerba Buena. No wi-fi. Friendly staff. Got a bit noisy when a group of kids turned up but that's Argentina!  Nov. 2010
San Salvador de Jujuy Yala CG, Cab El Refugio 12KM's North of Jujuy just off the R9 S24 07.208 W65 24.086 AR$30 Old site but clean and tidy. Lots of Asado's. Plenty of shaded sitting areas. Large pool. Free electricity. Hot showers 24H. No wi-fi. A few kiosko's within walking distance. Nov. 2010
San Salvador de Jujuy Tilcara CG El Jardin Turn off R9 into town and follow road to the end. Turn right, campsite on right. S23 34.589 W65 23.970 AR$30 Sandy site with shady areas, small BBQ's. Electricity and lights.Clean hot showers. Cafe on site. Quincho. Tables and benches. Very windy when we were there with lots of sand being blown into the tent. Town 5 minute walk. Nov./Dec. 2010
San Salvador de Jujuy Jama H ACA Fuel Station Just before the border into Chile, Paso de Jama S23 14.285 W67 01.149 AR$180 Clean rooms. YPF restaurant with TV. Wi-Fi. Hot showers. Dec. 2010
Santa Cruz El Calafate CG, Hos Camping Ovejero Into town on the RP11 and turn right between the two YPF fuel stations. Camping 100mtrs on right. S50 20.288 W72 15.541 Three price scales AR$36, 40 & 44. + AR$7 for vehicle, bike free if parked by tent. Sites vary from grass field, no BBQ or Electric(cheapest), Shared BBQ & Electric (Middle), Own BBQ and Electric (Dearest). Nice site, Hot showers and clean toilets. Restaurant on site with menu of the day (cheapish). Sitting area in restaurant. Wi-Fi. 200 mtrs to supermarket. 4x4's seperate parking (tight when busy AR$65pn). Jan. 2010
Santa Cruz Rio Gallegos CG Camping ATSA Off RN3, Av Asturias S51 37.692 W69 15.277 AR$50 Nice site with grassy areas to camp.BBQ.  Kitchen for campers use, use your own pots and pans. Hot water. No wi-fi. Not suitable for 4x4's Dec. 2009
Santa Cruz El Chalten CG, Hos Camping El Relincho Enter town and follow main street to end, turn right and go 2 blocks then take a left into San Martin. Campsite about 500m on right. S49 19.516 W72 53.381 AR$44 + 5 for the bike Exposed campground, Very windy. Hot water but small shower and toilet block. Heated room to sit and eat in and a not very sheltered area to cook with your own gear. Free electricity. Jan. 2010
Santa Cruz El Chalten CG Camping Refugio Same as Relincho, it's next door   Same as Relincho Same as Relincho, although some basic shelters to sit in rather than a room.Not sure about electric. Didn't stay.
Santa Cruz Tres Lagos CG Camping Municipal  Take the R40 towards Tres Lagos, 500m past the YPF fuel station on the left, turn right onto RP288 for 1.5KM's. Camping is behind some buildings on the left. S49 35.843 W71 26.994 AR$25 per tent plus use of shower and toilets. Nice site with lots of shelter from the battering wind. BBQ pits and possibly electricity in the future, the sockets were there but not connected. A very nice newly built restaurant attached to the site with good sized and reasonably priced meals. You can also sit inside and warm your bones. Nice clean newly built shower and toilet blocks with plenty of hot water. 4x4 parking outside. Jan. 2010
Santa Cruz Near Lago Cardiel. R40 CG, Cab Estancia La Siberia 100 KM's North of Tres Lagos on the R40. S49 00.842 W71 03.677 AR$60 Three semi sheltered spaces on a slope. Very dusty in the wind. Clean, hot showers. Warm room to sit in. Free electricity after 19:00. Pricey restaurant attached. Jan. 2010
Santa Cruz Bajo Carocoles. R40 CG, Hos Hostel Ruta 40 Just off the R40 near the fuel station. S47 26.607 W70 55.595 AR$30 Bit of stony ground to pitch the tent. Windy. Clean, hot showers. Free electricity. Pricey restaurant attached. Room to sit in. Jan. 2010
Santa Cruz Los Antiguos CG Camping Municipal 2 KM's before the town on the Av 11 de Julio. S46 32.714 W71 36.494 AR$10 + one off payment of AR$15 for the tent and AR$10 for a vehicle. Nice level site with sheltered BBQ area and free electricity for each pitch. Oldish toilet and shower blocks (two of the four sit downs had no door). Hot water supposed to be 24hrs but very erratic, usually going freezing cold just as you step in! Mini Mercado 50Mtr's up the road. Wi-Fi in town was very bad, crashed my website when I tried to update. Jan. 2010
Santa Cruz Los Antiguos Hos Albergue Padilla Through town and take a left into San Martin. 100 Mtrs on the right, not signposted. S46 33.229 W71 37.944 N/A Rough Guide says this Hostel allows camping in the grounds for AR$8 pp. When we got there we were told Madam doesn't allow camping anymore, even though there was a tent standing on the lawn, maybe she just doesn't like bikers!!! Jan. 2010
Santa Fe Tortugas FCG ACA Fuel Station RN9 behind fuel station S32 44.033 W61 50.046 Free Toilets, cold water, BBQ, café Nov. 2009
Tierra del Fuego Rio Grande CG, Hos Club Nautica Go through the town, turn into Bernado O Higgins. On the waterfront S53 47.915 W67 40.884 AR$40 to camp. AR$50 to sleep in the gym. AR$70 for twin room We put our mats upstairs in the gym. Nice and warm. Clean hot showers. Wi-Fi. Equipped kitchen. Dec. 2009
Tierra del Fuego Ushaia Hos Torres al Sur 2 blocks up from San Martin (Main street) on Gobernador Paz (West) S54 48.483 W68 19.131 AR$90 when we booked and paid in advance, price had gone up to AR$98 when we arrived. You can only reserve a bed space. Bank transfer must be completed before booking is confirmed, although this is detailed on their website and confirmed by them via email, we noticed people just turning up and asking for beds They have single and double rooms. Laundry service. Small equipped kitchen. Wi-Fi. Breakfast included. Very friendly. Dec. 2009/Jan. 2010

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