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Rincon del Calafate

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle 700 No 273, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
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Ranked #49 of 71 hotels in El Calafate
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013
Abbie-StuartF Durham, North Carolina
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Durham, North Carolina
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6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

There was something about this place that we loved. Yes, it is a 15 minute walk into town but who goes to this area and does not like to walk? The neighborhood was fine, just not upscale. We never felt unsafe walking. The rooms look just like the pictures. The walls are thin. I know this sounds negative but I... More

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Thank you very much for letting us your comments, we hope in the near future. regards More

Los Angeles, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

The Rincon housed us for two nights. Our room was a bit on the small side so backpackers needing more space may want to stay at a hostel. I imagine that the extra money would not buy a lot more space (compared to a hostel). There is WiFi and a small TV but no private refrigerator. The location is a... More

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56 reviews 56 reviews
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013 via mobile

It is a good 15 min walk from town through rough neighborhood but the hotel is pristine, modern and well above standards. The rooms a very modern with all required amenities. Great staff and fantastic continental breakfast served at 6.30 onwards for whose up early for the perito Moreno excursion. Highly recommended.

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London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

We stayed at this hotel at the beginning of our Patagonia trip. When the car pulled up at the hotel, we were a bit disappointed as it seemed to be in a residential area far away from the main streets. The road was also not the best. However, as soon as we went inside, we were impressed. The reception/lobby/common areas... More

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Sydney
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21 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

Good basic but clean and quiet Hotel 8 minutes walk into El Calafate main street and away from the frenzy of the centre of the town.Staff were very helpful and friendly.Free WIFI was good and it had a good TV .The breakfast could have included some scrambled eggs etc(more European ) however it was adequate.

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Thanks for your opinion here hope to see you soon. More

Seattle, WA
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158 reviews 158 reviews
33 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2012

Rincon del Calafate is outside the main downtown strip of El Calafate -- about a five-minute walk from downtown. The hotel is part of a three-unit group in El Calafate and its newest unit, that is new to the group. (I believe they acquired it from another group.) That said, it's in great shape with a beautiful breakfast room, very... More

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Sinergia S, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Rincon del Calafate, responded to this review

Hi Nail, please leave your opinion it makes us very happy, grateful and hope your stay at your convenience on your next visit. More

Sydney
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18 reviews 18 reviews
17 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2012

I stayed at this hotel at the start and finish of a tour of Patagonia. I liked it a lot. The rooms are pretty basic, but have a TV, safe and decent bathroom (with hair dryer). There is free wifi with a good signal in the rooms. The breakfast was basic, but perfectly fine. The common areas are lovely -... More

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Winnipeg
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2011

This hotel feels just like a ski lodge.... And that's s good thing. There's s large lobby with a big fireplace and a comfy couches. The staff are friendly and helpful, the breakfast is decent. The rooms are spacious and clean. They don't sell lunch boxes for day excursions but there are plenty of places nearby that do. My only... More

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Vancouver, BC
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2008

This was a fine hotel, serving mainly groups, including mine. The twin beds were extremely close together, not a problem except I didn't know my assigned roommate. The TV didn't work, but shouldn't be a major issue. There is a nice lounge area with a fireplace, 2 free computers for checking emails. Breakfast was buffet, with mainly cereals, pastries, cheese,... More

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Also Known As:
Rincon Del Calafate El Calafate, Argentina - Patagonia
Address: Calle 700 No 273, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Santa Cruz > El Calafate
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#25 Romantic Hotel in El Calafate
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — Rincon del Calafate 3.5*
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