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Design Suites Calafate

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle 598 Numero 190 | Playa Lago Argentino, El Calafate, Argentina
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New York City, New York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful hotel with amazing views of Lago de Argentina. The dining room is floor to ceiling glass, as are most of the rooms. It is a bit removed from town, but there is a shuttle to town and cabs are very cheap. The restaurant is somewhat limited, but there a lot of great places to eat in... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is beautiful and at a veru nice spot. Away from the center of the city, this hotel is right up front from Lake Argentino. Make sure to spend just a little more to get the room with a view from the lake. You can get the Suite Junior, no need for the bigger room if you are in... More

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gerenciafte F, Manager at Design Suites Calafate, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your kind comments! At Design Suites we work very hard to achieve excellence, hence all suggestions help us to improve our aim. We look forward to welcoming you among our guests in the near future. Sincerly yours, The Management More

Sao Paulo, SP
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Pros - The hotel has a great view of the lake (but if it was not there the view would be the same), and the design is really interesting. The rooms are spacious, the Wi-Fi worked normally and the heat was good. Cons - We made a reservation to enter the hotel on day 4 but unfortunately (or not?) we... More

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gerenciafte F, Manager at Design Suites Calafate, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your comments about your experience at our hotel. We are happy to learn that you enjoyed the design and the views. We also want to express our most sincere apologies for the mentioned disadvantages. We are conducting a refurbishment in order to reach the category and service you deserve. For... More

London, United Kingdom
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143 reviews 143 reviews
47 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here during a long trip across Argentina and Chile. It is a bit of a way out if town - we walked back via the bird sanctuary one day - but that adds to its charm and the hotel offers an hourly bus dropping you off and picking up in the evenings. We had a room at the... More

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gerenciafte F, Manager at Design Suites Calafate, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your perspective about your stay at Design Suites. It was a pleasure to serve you and it is most rewarding to learn you enjoyed your stay with us and that you found the views breathtaking. We hope to meet to on your next stay!! All the best, The... More

Athens, Greece
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21 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

Great view of the lake, spacious rooms with relatively modern interior. Somewhat expensive for what it offers, but a stylish option nonetheless relative to other hotels in El Calafate. Admittedly the service is not up to the standards, but the decor and view makes up for these shortcomings. Very Satisfied overall

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San Diego, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Pros: This has a great view of the lake. Bathrooms are very sleek and modern and the bathtub was awesome. Cons: Service could be a lot better. Our room was not ready on time and we had to wait awhile for it to be ready. We weren't offered any apology or any kind of drink while we waited. The staff... More

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Bern, Switzerland
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27 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

The hotel is very nicely designed and the view to the lake is great. The hotel is located a bit outside of el calafate but there's a hotel schuttle to the village. The hotel is really calm and the service was friendly. A little drawback was that the gym was rather small. However, I would certainly stay at the same... More

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70 reviews 70 reviews
14 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

I stayed here with my family a few months ago. Judging from the outside, it looks like a world-class hotel... The interior rooms are very nicely designed as well, to be fair. But there were many upsetting instances that detract from the overall experience. The hotel claims that there is wifi in the rooms, however, this was not the case.... More

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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

The view is out of this world, although the location is far from the city. To the hotels credit a shuttle service is offered in the evening, although this should be extended to daytime hours. I was there during Calafate concert week and thought that adjusting the shuttle availability a little later considering the late concerts in town would have... More

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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Excellent hotel with a beautiful view of Argentino Lake. Great accommodations. Hotel is very quiet and has a great breakfast. The shuttle service to town is quite efficient, but it could be offered in the morning and not only at night.

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Address: Calle 598 Numero 190 | Playa Lago Argentino, El Calafate, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Santa Cruz > El Calafate
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Design Suites Calafate 4.5*
Number of rooms: 60
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