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Virginia Water, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
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Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

It may be luxurious for a hostel but I felt it was very basic and would never return. Purmamarca is a pretty basic village (even if it is touristy and has nice views) so I did not expect a 5* hotel. However this place did not feel clean and I did not manage to force myself into the shower -... More 

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Lucy V, Propietario at Posta de Purmamarca, responded to this review

Hello Virginia, We are very sorry about your opinion on our country inn and Purmamarca village in general. We were surprised when we read “this place did not feel clean”, when almost all of the comments in social networks highlight our hygiene and tidiness. We pay special attention on this. We were also surprised about your appreciation on Purmamarca as... More 

Geneva, Switzerland
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181 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 219 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2015

Quite a challenge to select a place to stay among the amazing hotel offer in tiny Purmamarca. We selected this one on the basis of nice reviews and its ecological and social ambitions. As expected our room was simple but comfortable enough and very quiet. Hot water was available and a safe was provided. Weak wifi. Front desk was very... More 

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
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Reviewed 13 September 2015

We arrived in Purmamarca during a mild dust storm, so we were happy to find such a lovely, new, clean and pleasantly decorated hotel with a room that had two attached bedrooms. The hotel has a view of the Cerro de los Siete Colores, and is within walking distance of the main square with its interesting market. The buffet breakfast... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2015

This hotel is a warm mountain retreat. Clean, friendly staff, good simple breakfast. Great natural surroundings, and llamas! I wish we could have stayed here for 2 nights as we didn't get the chance to visit much of the surrounding area before heading to Cafayate. You won't be disappointed

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2015

As the pictures show, Posta de Purmamarca is situated beautifully and this does make for a great sense of well-being in the evening when the sun goes down and you can sit in the courtyard (the only place the internet works) and have a beer. It is a functional, clean, place to stay, but there is nothing particularly stylish or... More 

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Lucy V, Propietario at Posta de Purmamarca, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are pleased to communicate with you in response to a comment made during your visit to our country inn. In relation to wireless Internet access, the signal can be deficient or interrupted during the time of the day called "rush hour", especially in high season due to the large number of people using it. Also due to... More 

Saratoga, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2014

We spent only 1 night (part of a Say Hueque travel agency arrangement) in this very nice place and it was a great experience. We highly recommend the place. We were impressed with the “green energy measure” part of the eco tourism is such a remote place. I wish we could stay longer. The location, the people, the breakfast were... More 

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Hasselt, Belgium
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82 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2014

Hostal Posta de Purmamarca is a comfortable and very clean place to stay in while in Purmamarca . It's located next to the Cerro de los Siete Colores , with a beautiful courtyard and the company of a few lamas . Wifi and a safe are available , the service very friendly and they are also very concerned about saving... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 10 June 2014 via mobile

Very good location with color-mountain views. The Rooms are spacious and complete. Nice breakfast is served. The staff was helpfull with everything. More hotel rather than hostal. Wifi was not working however, due to availability problems....

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2014

We stayed at this small hotel for one night as part of a tour organised by Say Hueque travel agency in Buenos Aires. The hotel is in a fantastic location with El Cerro de los siete colores (The Hill of Seven Colours) right behind our very comfortable and well appointed room. breakfast was very good, wifi worked well and staff... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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Reviewed 19 December 2013

Stayed here for three nights and enjoyed Purmamarca and this B&B immensely! The rooms were nice, quaint. Breakfast was filling and excellent and the grounds of this property were beautiful. Check out market in the town, but know they sell the exact same alpaca clothes, etc. for less in Tilcara. I can't wait to return. Watch out for the llamas!... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hostal Posta de Purmamarca invites you to discover a peaceful world inside Purmamarca’s picturesque historic quarter, and just one step away from all touristic destinations.We want you to enjoy a rewarding and unforgettable experience. To this end, we promote sustainable tourism and work together in a commitment to respecting the architectural and cultural heritage, supporting community development, and protecting our environment in order to create a lifestyle out of good business practices.We shall only accept cash, deposits or bank transfers. At the moment we don’t accept checks, debit cards or credit cards. Thank you for your understanding. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Posta de Purmamarca

Address: Santa Rosa n/n, Purmamarca 4600, Argentina
Region: Argentina > Northern Argentina > Province of Jujuy > Purmamarca
Price Range: $148 - $278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Posta de Purmamarca 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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