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Hosteria Las Dunas

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle 200 no 751, El Calafate, Argentina
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Ranked #19 of 71 hotels in El Calafate
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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delaware
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55 reviews 55 reviews
11 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2013

As many reviewers said, this hotel is located on a hill, away from the downtown area. It has good view of Lake Argentina. One can walk on the beach all the way to Laguna Nimez Reserve. From the beach you have access to a gate which brings you to the trail circling the laguna. To walk to the downtown it... More

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Farnborough, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
19 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013

Our room was nice, clean, comfortable and overlooking the lake however the hotel itself was nothing special. There were very few guests when we were there and also very few staff. We ate in one night but we were the only people there and we had to search for the waiter every time we wanted a drink! The hotel was... More

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AltoCalafate, Depto.e-commerce at Hosteria Las Dunas, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Thank you very much for your review, it helps us to improve our services, your complaints are being given our fullest attention and we apologise for any issues that you may have had during your stay in the Hosteria. Have a nice day Hosteria Las Dunas More

London, England
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28 reviews 28 reviews
28 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

We stayed at Hosteria Las Dunas for 4 nights in Feb 2013 and had asked our tour operator, Imagine Latin America, to book us in there as we had read the Trip-advisor reviews about the fantastic location and good restaurant. We were not disappointed in the location - right on the shore of Lake Argentina with wonderful views towards snow... More

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AltoCalafate, Depto.e-commerce at Hosteria Las Dunas, responded to this review

Daer Guest: Thank you very much for your review, it helps us to improve our services, your complaints are being given our fullest attention and we apologise for any issues that you may have had during your stay in the Hosteria. Have a nice day Hosteria Las Dunas More

Geneva
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56 reviews 56 reviews
32 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2012

Many hotels in El Calafate are far from center. Hotel Las Dunas is far from center (30 min walk). All shuttle/transferts for the tours will arrange pick-up at the hotel Las Dunas. Despite its location near lake, there are no nice walking possibilities by the lake. Hotel Las Dunas has a free shuttle but very irregular.. Taxi from center is... More

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AltoCalafate, depto.e-commerce at Hosteria Las Dunas, responded to this review

Dear Sirs, Thanks for your review, it helps us to improve our services, your complaint is being given our fullest attention and we apologise for any issues that you may have had during your stay in the Hosteria. We want to remind you that our inn is 3 stars not 4 ! Sincerely Las Dunas More

Jerusalem, Israel
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88 reviews 88 reviews
25 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2012

Gorgeous views, rooms are a little dated and it is very far from town. It's a cute town, too.We ate there once and it was OK. Breakfast is nothing special. Not as helpful as other places we stayed in Argentina.

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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2012

The room has beautiful lake Argentina view. The hotel was nice and cozy, clean and tidy room with comfortable bed. A bit far from the town but there was shuttle bus provided. The staffs were friendly and helpful.

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Brooklyn, NY
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2012

I would recommend this hotel for couples or families, as it is quaint, quiet with beautiful lake views....not for a solo traveler, unless that's what you're looking for. Rooms were nice and clean for the value. The breakfast was great with a lot of variety. It is a bit far from town and other hotels if you need to meet... More

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AltoCalafate, e-commerce department at Hosteria Las Dunas, responded to this review

Dear traveler, thank you very much for your kindly comments. We appreciate a lot all your remarks about our hotel, but we really regret the feeling that you had with our employees manners , we will talk with our staff. Regards More

San Diego, California, United States
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53 reviews 53 reviews
15 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2012

Las Dunas was an absolutely breathtakingly beautiful hotel located right on Lake Argentina. It clearly has the best view of any hotel in the area! All the rooms have an amazing view from the window and you can literally watch the sun set over the lake from your room. It's farther from town then some of the local hotels but... More

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Santa Cruz, CA
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2012

the location is lovely, situated right on Lago Argentino, with a comfortable, very attractive entryway and lounge with views of the lake. We agree with previous reviews of the staff Ignacio - friendly, patient,helpful in all ways. Jessica was the same, helping us with travel arrangements, phone calls,and taxis. MariaElena could have been friendlier. We unfortunately were placed in a... More

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San Francisco, California
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53 reviews 53 reviews
32 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2012

Spent a couple of nights here while visiting Patagonia to check out the Perito Moreno Glacier (you have to see the glacier, it is sooo worth it). While this hotel is located a little out of the main town (really it is just a main street) it is not inconvenient. You could walk to town easily and a the cab... More

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Also Known As:
Hosteria Las Dunas El Calafate, Argentina - Patagonia
Address: Calle 200 no 751, El Calafate, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Santa Cruz > El Calafate
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Shuttle Bus service
Hotel Style:
#6 Romantic Hotel in El Calafate
#19 Family Hotel in El Calafate
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hosteria Las Dunas 3.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Situated in a heavenly place, at only a distance of 2, 5 kilometers from Calafate downtown, Hosteria Las Dunas provides you with a chance to live an unforgettable experience of peace and contact with the surrounding nature. Built on the traditional Patagonian architecture, inside you will find a family warm atmosphere in which leather, iron and wood predominate over.Hosteria Las Dunas offers an intimate contact with nature, the surrounding flora and wild bird fauna which will accompany you at all times. You will be able to delight with an excellent Patagonian cuisine and a service of the highest standards of quality and attention.In Hosteria Las Dunas, anytime is the time, during every minute of your stay you will discover the charm of our Patagonian region. In this way and just relaxing in our exclusive deck, you will have the opportunity to enjoy without any limits of the natural beauty of the Patagonian scenery with imposing panoramic views of Laguna Nimez, a birds natural reserve and the Argentinean lake which extends to Perito Moreno glacier. From every corner of the building, you will also be able to glance at the charm of Isla Solitaria while you take in great memories of your visit to Calafate. ... more   less 
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