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Aguas Arriba Lodge

Ruta Provincial N 23,km 130 | Lago del Desierto, El Chalten 9301, Argentina
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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

An incredible excluded escape. The lodge is truly beautiful - an impressive labour of love. A grande fire place in the living area, and a lovely dining room all looking out across the lake to the mountaintop glaciers. Our hosts, Pato and Veronica, could not have been more welcoming or accommodating. We loved setting out on trails with Pato through... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful time in a special, beautiful place. Great staff, nice owners, wonderful hiking guide, room with a view, and excellent food. I have been to some very nice places to stay, but this was the best. Of course, the spectacular scenery was part of what made it magical.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my first review on Trip Advisor and I'm moved to write because I can't recommend this beautiful place highly enough. Yes, it is very expensive but worth every penny. Not in terms of posh hotel luxury - not that it isn't luxurious but that it doesn't feel like a hotel. You feel like part of the family, from... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Aguas Arriba lodge is special. Just about the only man-made construct on the Lago del Desierto, it offers spectacular vistas onto the lake itself, dense forest on the other side licked from above by a tongue of white-blue glacier. On a good day, the monumental Cerro Fitz Roy looms in the distance. You feel like you are in the wildest... More 

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's not the fact that it is a beautiful wooden lodge with only 6 rooms, wonderful food and wine that makes AA a special place. It is the location in pristine Southern Beech woodlands surrounding a lake with views of the lake, glaciers, the clouds, Mt Fitzroy - where the nature is so unspoilt. And the team who guide cook... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent two wonferful days and nights here. The lodge and it's setting are spectacular, the rooms gracious and comfortable, and the food and wine superb. But what sets Aguas Arriba apart is Pato and Ivor's warm hospitality . We can't wait to return.

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Jackson, Wyoming
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Aguas Arriba Lodge is a unique experience you will never forget. This is a place to get away from it all. Our family (three generations ranging from ages 11-68) spent 2 days there. Our only regret was not being able to stay longer. Ivor, Pato and staff's warm hospitality is truly special. We felt as if we were in our... More 

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Palo Alto, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a once in a lifetime experience at Aguas Arriba though we plan to return for a longer stay next time... The owners were so gracious and welcoming. The lodge is outstanding on every level. One is able to enjoy some solitude or socialize. It's up to you. Activities are also arranged depending on your wishes. We had a... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Aguas Aribba is a fantastic lodge on Lagos del Desierto that you get to by a short boat ride or a hike of 2 hours. It holds about 12 guests when full and the staff is excellent with outstanding service. Ivor and Pato the owners are an integral part of the staff and very fun. You can do a number... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Small corner of paradise in deep patagonia! Amazing lodge, amazing walks, views impossible to describe in words (glaciers a stone throw away and the ever imposing Chalten (Fitz Roy) standing guard in the horizon. Pato and Ivor amazing hosts, and nothing better and sitting by the fire enjoying the views and the excellent attention after a day hiking in the... More 

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Address: Ruta Provincial N 23,km 130 | Lago del Desierto, El Chalten 9301, Argentina
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Location: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Santa Cruz > El Chalten
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Number of rooms: 6
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