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Mallin Colorado Ecolodge

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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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66 reviews 66 reviews
32 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cabanas are located on a cliff and the view to the lake is amazing. Our cabana had one matrimonial bedroom with bathroom intuit, and 2 twin rooms with 2!!! Bathrooms. Also a very well equipped kitchen and huge window to the lake and a fireside. So peaceful!! We had dinner at the restaurant which was good but expensive, and... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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13 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

We stayed four nights in a beautiful cabin here last week. We flew into Balmaceda airport, rented a truck, and drove about 4 hours to reach the property. We were initially concerned about getting lost on the way, but there's only one highway and it leads right to the lodge. The staff were very friendly and helpful, and the room... More 

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Maryland
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94 reviews 94 reviews
21 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We were booked into this lodge for proximity to Marble Caves. Even w/o that draw, it is worth a stay for the incredible scenery and the comfort of this lodge. Our cabin had 2 bedroom areas, 2 baths, a living room area with panoramic views of the lake. Very cozy although you did have to use the wood stove for... More 

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Santiago, Chile
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

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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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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31 reviews 31 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
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17 helpful votes 17 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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21 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
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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Ann Arbor
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
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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