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Mallin Colorado Ecolodge

3.0 of 5 Lodge   |   Carretera Austral Sur km.273 | Lago General Carrera, Puerto Guadal 605000, Chile
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Santiago, Chile
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I actually travelled in March, 2013. Mallín Colorado Ecolodge provided me one of the best holidays ever. It is located next to Carretera Austral, which allows you to take the road immediately and go wherever you want. Due to its location, the temperature is expected to be pretty low, but this fact is perfectly faced by the salamander installed in... More

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Canberra, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

My wife and I stayed here for four nights in November (honeymoon suite) and found it to be an incredible experience. We flew to Balmaceda and rented a car for the drive down to Mallin Ecolodge. The drive was about five hours and had plenty of wonderful scenery (and plenty of pothole laced rough dirt roads). We arrived in the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

Mallin Colorado is situated close to the junction of the Carretera Austral with the thrilling lakeshore road to Chile Chico; given distances and low speeds in this remote part of the world, this makes it either an excellent overnight stop, or a base for 2-hour or so drives in the vicinity (the obvious alternatives within 15 mins are Hacienda Tres... More

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Houston, Texas
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

We stayed there for four nights from November 20th-24th, 2012. After our plane got delayed leaving Santiago, we missed the connecting flight to Balmaceda for Puerto Montt and ended up arriving in Balmaceda 5 hours later than expected. The five hour drive was ahead of us and even though we could not enjoy the views that much because it was... More

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Santiago, Chile
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2012

It is a bit expensive but 100% worth it. The location is excellent if you want to access driving by the day places as: Tortel, Cochrane, Chile Chico, etc. The view from the cabins and dining room over the lake General Carrera is incredible; the cabins are very nice and well equipped. The owner is very friendly and give a... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2012

We stayed here for four nights, travelling around by car, hiking, and horse back riding. The place is set in a picture like, quiet setting. The very comfortable cabins are set so that you feel you're alone with the view. Paula and her staff were very nice and very helpful. Dinner was good.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2012

Great location and nice food, but too expensive. The staff is very friendly, always willing to help and provide good suggestions for exploring the area. There is a nice hike in the property with an impressive view of a couples of glaciers behind Bertrand lake. The cabins have a wonderful view of General Carrera Lake, but they are not well... More

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Santiago, Chile
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12 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2012

We stayed two nights. The attitude of owner and staff was very nice and warm. The atmosphere of the living room and dining room is excellent. Though failures in service ended up making it a not so good experience: Water heater did not work well as also faucets in the lavatory No change of wet towels No key in the... More

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polaguadalina, Manager at Mallin Colorado Ecolodge, responded to this review

Dear Eduardo, we are really sorry for the inconveniences you found in Mallin Colorado last summer. We have considered very seriously your opinion and have already improved our services. But I want to confirm that we normally do not close any cabin, since it is a remote location and there is no more people in the property than the staff... More

Paris, France
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58 reviews 58 reviews
37 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2011

Its a long trek from Coyhaique, but driving yourself is a great experience. We arrived in time for a brief walk around the main property which is a lodge with individual cabins well spread. The owner is a great source of suggestions which we followed on the three full days we were there. Highlights were the horse riding up the... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2011

Beautiful chalets (Cabanias) in a quiet and incredible/grandiose natural environment. Really a place to be to discover the beauty and the atmosfer of Patagonia. Location allows to perform several excursions in the vicinity. The lodge provides dedicated guides for your journey. Paula is a very warm and enthousiastic hostess and the food prepared by Don Juan was excellent (the lamb... More

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Address: Carretera Austral Sur km.273 | Lago General Carrera, Puerto Guadal 605000, Chile
Location: Chile > Aisen Region > Puerto Guadal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Mallin Colorado Ecolodge 3*
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Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites
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Small family ecolodge on lake General Carrera, Aisén, Patagonia, Chile, located in middle of nature, surrounded by the Northern Ice Fields, river Baker, lake General Carrera, glaciers, forests and pampa valleys, with a wide variety of outdoor activities, like horsebackridings, flyfishing, rafting, trekking, hiking. Special place to rest, disconnect yourself and enjoy the beauty of nature, the silence and an exclusive attention to the details. Rustic and elegant private log cabins in a secluded countryside, with the best view over one of the most beautiful places in Carretera Austral. Provides excursions, meals, transportation, laundry, wi-fi, etc. ... more   less 
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