We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 45 Villa La Angostura hotels

Don El Faro Boutique Hotel & Spa

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Av. 7 Lagos 2345 | Ruta Nacional Nº 231 KM 64,350, Villa La Angostura 8407, Argentina (Formerly Don el Faro Patagonia)
Hotel website
Hotel amenities
Special Price
10% off room rate
Save Saved
You added Don El Faro Boutique Hotel & Spa to your Saves list
Don El Faro Boutique Hotel & Spa
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 8 more sites!
95%
A recent review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012
sandraju rosario
Write a Review

68 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    54
    11
    3
    0
    0
See reviews for
8
46
Solo
0
3
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room Tips
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
rosario
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

Excellent location, breathtaking views, very nice bedrooms breakfast ok, could be better Dinner was also good, a little bit expensive. Very good service it has parking space for free I loved the place

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Penang
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2011

Wake up to amazing views of Lake Nahuel Huapi! A small peaceful boutique hotel with friendly and helpful staff. Rooms and the bath are huge with a fireplace. The rooms are clean but not entirely up to my standards, but clean enough. A very romantic place to just sit and sip on a good Malbec and waste the day away.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Kent, UK
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
14 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2011

Very friendly staff who were only too pleased to help with any request. The hotel restaurant was very good, especially welcome when arriving late in the evening from Buenos Aires. Breakfast is served with views over the lake, fantastic when the weather is clear. Rooms are clean, roomy and with views over the lake, though for their basic rooms the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Kuala Lumpur
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2011

Beautiful sceneries of the lake but this depends on which level you are located. Food is decent, service is impeccable and bathroom/jacuzzi view is absolutely to die for. Finally the most was the sultan size bed that made us slept like babies.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Cambridge, England
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
26 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2011

Looking at previous reviews, we wonder whether our experience was because we came in the low season. We had some (though not all) similar experiences to those of the last reviewer. On the plus side, the location is beautiful. Also, the receptionist who doubled as bartender and waiter was delightful and very helpful. On the negative side, other parts of... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Santa Barbara, CA
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
24 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2011

Based on other reviews, my husband and I booked this hotel after 2 wonderful nights in Bariloche. What a disappointment in comparison. To begin with the staff was indifferent when we checked in, the elevator was not working and the promise of help with the luggage never materialized. The room had a bed and a bench...no other seating area, not... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Virginia
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
28 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2011

After a week fishing 5 hrs south,we chose El Faro as our respite in beautiful Villa Angostura. The arrival down the drive is breathtaking, as is the room view (get a balcony room to open the doors and get a nice breeze off the lake). What really impressed us was the quality and care of the staff. We had experienced... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Austin, Texas, USA
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2010

Stayed here for 5 nights in Patagonia 3 Room. Large spectacular room and view. Just out of town, so a car is nice. About a 1 hour drive from Bariloche. Recommend the 2 hour drive to Traful and lunch at small cafe there whose name excapes me, a great way to spend a day. We drove over pass into Puerto... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
tel aviv
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2010

We arrived at El Faro almost by chance and discovered this beatiful place by the lake Nahuel Huapi. The room we had (standard one) was very spacious and with the most amaizing view of the sunset by the lake and behind the mountains . A well equiped bathroom, good breakfast, very helpful staff, nice spa and free wi-fi made us... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Chicago, IL
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
23 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2009

We booked here based on the reviews and were delighted by our experience at El Faro. As noted by others, the hotel is a 20-minute walk or short cab ride from downtown. Though that's sometimes a pain, the tradeoff is you get a fantastic view and serene setting. We were upgraded to a suite and it was lovely -- huge... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Don El Faro Boutique Hotel & Spa, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Don El Faro Boutique Hotel & Spa? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Don El Faro Boutique Hotel & Spa

Address: Av. 7 Lagos 2345 | Ruta Nacional Nº 231 KM 64,350, Villa La Angostura 8407, Argentina (Formerly Don el Faro Patagonia)
Phone Number:
Location: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Neuquen > Villa La Angostura
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Don El Faro Boutique Hotel & Spa 4.5*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Expedia, Priceline, Travelocity, Orbitz, Venere, Agoda, Tingo, Odigeo and Otel so you can book your Don El Faro Boutique Hotel & Spa reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
El Faro Patagonia Hotel Villa La Angostura
Don El Faro Boutique Hotel & Spa Argentina/Villa La Angostura, Patagonia

71 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (33)
Viewed
View from room (3)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (8)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (4)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)
Viewed
Other (16)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (39)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (14)
Viewed
Family/play areas (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (12)
Viewed
Dining (7)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)
Viewed
Other (2)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in Villa La Angostura with
any amenities