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Rochester Hotel Calafate

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Av del Libertador General San Martin 3614, El Calafate 9405, Argentina (Formerly Elan Hotel)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hanover, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recommend the Rochester Calafate and would happily stay here again despite the minor issues I have noted at the end of this post. Positives: 1) This hotel is beautiful - it feels very new and reflects Patagonia in its design and decor. The view from the hotel is also very nice. 2) My room was comfortable and clean and... More 

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poole
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128 reviews
75 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

I stayed here with my son for 2 nights at about £45 per night through hotels.com. It's a small but adequate hotel. On the plus side excellent breakfast, friendly staff, nice lounge areas and a happy hour which seemed to do cheaper drinks between 18.00 and 20.00. The dinner menu was limited but excellent food in nice surroundings, especially the... More 

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London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

I arrived at the very tail end of the season, and this review is written for others who may choose to visit when the whole tourist thing is not in full swing. In a nutshell, the hotel is essentially fairly basic, pleasant enough, clean - but little things like cushions being left on the floor by the maid service rather... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

The hotel has beautiful views over the lake and the hotel is really nice as well. The rooms were clean and the help and service in the lobby was excellent. They answered all our millions of questions that we threw at them: from tours to where we can get laundry done. The breakfast buffet is delicious and filling. I would... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

The room and service are excellent. Really exceeded my expectations. Great breakfast too. It is a bit far from the city center, and they only have transfer (every 30 min) from 5 pm on. This happens cause during the day everyone is away taking the obligatory tours in Calafate. Still, it is a nice mile and a half walk near... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The overall rating this hotel should receive excellent except for the restaurant. We ordered an onion soup with a few slices of onion swimming in a strange broth. It is is not horrible but strange. The next dish was the noodle with strange herbs. Oh my God the noodle was so hard and very broad and thick. It was decorated... More 

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New Delhi, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 438 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

We were on a conducted group tour from India and had stayed here for 2-nights in October, 2014. Our room on the upper floor facing the lake was nice, clean and comfortable. The hotel being small is quite and has a cosy feel to it. There was free internet available. The breakfast which was complimentary had variety and was good.... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

The hotel itself is beautiful and its surrounding are even more stunning, and this should be expected from the price it charges. The two rooms I stayed were both excellent. The restaurant was very nice, too, with excellent food for both breakfast and dinner. However, this hotel is located quite far from the city center, and it's quite a walk... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

This is a small hotel on the outskirts of El Calafate. The staff is very nice and tries to be helpful. However every request apparently goes to their central office in buenos aires. The Internet is basically not existing even in their business center. The only place with a stable signal is in the business center itself and veeeeeerrrrrryyyyy sssssslllllooooowwwwwww.... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Very good hotel. Hotel staff gives you good attention in everything you need. Hotel is a bit far from downtown, but hotel have a very convenient and free transfer server to cover that distance. They have a bar and a restaurant inside the hotel, very convenient. All hotel areas are very well cleaned. They have to fix the Internet service,... More 

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