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Cerro Chapelco

Mariano Moreno 859, San Martin de los Andes, Argentina
+54 011 5555 5700
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Sao Paulo, SP
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

One of the most beautiful places I´ve ever been. Good for ski and snowboard. If you´re a beginner don´t try to reach the base skiing, even if they say it´s easy, Some places to chill out in the base after ski. Have a hot chocolate and delicious churros. When you´re back to San Martin, try one of the regional restaurants... More

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Having skied in three continents, I'd like to say that the slope at Cerro Chapelco is very good, with three levels of altitude, compatible with skiers and snowboarders and plenty of space. The weak points (and not so bad at all) were the lifts, which need a serious upgrading, the poorly signaled runs. None of this prevented us (my family)... More

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Tampa, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

it is a skiing resort of international Standards. For the non skin g folks there is the dog sled ride and jet skis as well as snow walks

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Santiago, Chile
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

In the base of the hill (after the cableway), the tails are longer but after the first slope the tails are not too long, the tracks are in good condition, and are not very difficult. for the lunch you have about 5 spots to eat if i'm not mistaken (it can be more), Manolo and Pradera del puma are a... More

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Hobart, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Mid week I got a bit of a shock when I saw the huge numbers of cars in the parking area. We were lucky with a good dump of snow just before we arrived. Chapelco has a good spread of lifts the fastest being the newer six the others are South American slow. If you are into groomers then there... More

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Very nice area to aky, great care of the kids and as an overall, the best place for skiing that i have visited in Argentina.

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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45 reviews 45 reviews
11 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

You can do nice skiing here, but remember most people do not speek English over here. You do get by but it is difficult. If you want ski lessons, some instructeurs do steak English. The view is really nice and you cannot compair with Europe. Much beter!

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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

The place is amazing, it has the enough pist levels to bet your own challenges. But, every step you take they are trying to make money ...

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Vina del Mar, Chile
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

For a family trip with friends is just a must! Very nice pists and good instalations, different variety of difficulties ( maybe not so much real difficult tracks). The people very nice and helpfull. Strongly recomend.

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Cipolletti, Argentina
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

Chapelco definitely didnt live up to my expectations. Unfortunately, we went there on the opening day of the season.The children's day care centre was not working, so we had to leave our one-year old at the snow school, which is only prepared to receive older children. However, the carers did their best. The lifts could be in better condition, considering... More

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