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Hosteria Hainen

4.0 of 5 Puerto Deseado 118, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed one night in Feb 2015. Clean rooms and friendly & helpful staff. Nice big breakfast. Wifi a bit dodgy but did work eventually. It's about a 5 mins walk from the main centre so is pretty convenient. Nothing spectacular but we had a nice stay and I would recommend this place.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

We stayed just one night, before and after our group tour of Los Glaciares National Park. The Hosteria is a clean, bright hotel, located a 10-minute walk outside of El Calafate. Two good restaurants are nearby. Breakfast consists of cereals, yogurt, rolls/toast/crossaint (if you are gluten-free, bring something you can eat). We stayed in a two-bedroom suite (Room 17?) the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Lovely hotel in a quiet spot just 10 mins walk from the center of town. Staff is very helpful on any front - tours and even weather recommendations. Rooms are a good size and with lots of storage space/shelves and tables - which is kind of useful when you travel and want to spread things around!! Very clean, good heating... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Loved the hotel. Great customer service especially Veronica on reception who was always charming and helpful. They made no charge for the booked night we missed due to a flight cancellation. They offered us a free breakfast when we arrived after a night flight. Beds very comfortable, views fantastic and we loved the restaurant they recomended almost next door.

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61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Cozy woody hotel with a very familiar touch outside town. Very nice staff: Vero is super, always smiling and eager to provide the best of services. Rooms very basic but clean, hot water, heaters, cable tv, phone…what else do you need to spend 3-4 days in this part of the Argentinian patagonia? The neighborhood is very quite.Notice that the hotel... More 

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54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

The staff speaks perfect English, is very helpful and always available. Rooms are spacious and very nicely furnished. The bathrooms are large, have very good pressure on the shower and always hot water. Heaters in all rooms plus a fridge. The common area with sofas is very cozy and so is the backyard and frontyard. Great wifi connection. Location is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

I stayed at Hainen for three nights. The location is somewhat out of town, but everything is in walking distance. There are at least two good restaurants close by if one or the other night you are not keen on walking to town. The room was basic but good. I slept like a rock all three nights. Quiet neighbourhood, and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Comfortable and clean house, everything kept well. Very friendly and helpful host! The place is quiet outside the town, but just 15 min to walk to the centre of Calafate. Good restaurants in the neighborhood. Very recommendable place to stay.

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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

I am now very confused by the reviews that give this place 4 and 5 stars. I feel misled now that I have stayed there. Maybe I just got the one bad room, but I doubt it. I had a really poor experience and couldn't wait to leave. Pros: -Juan is incredible. He was kind, carried our bags, gave us... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

We stayed here for couple of nights and enjoyed our stay. The owner was very friendly - although, there was some minor confusion regarding the booked tickets, it was promptly resolved. When we arrived in the morning after an early morning flight from Buenos Aires, Juan offered us to have some breakfast which was a nice gesture. The location of... More 

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Address: Puerto Deseado 118, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Santa Cruz > El Calafate
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hosteria Hainen 4*
Number of rooms: 17
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Also Known As:
Hosteria Hainen El Calafate, Argentina - Patagonia
Hotel Style:
#7 Best Value Hotel in El Calafate
#9 Luxury Hotel in El Calafate
#25 Family Hotel in El Calafate
#27 Romantic Hotel in El Calafate

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