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La Merced del Alto

4.0 of 5 Fuerte Alto Cachi, Cachi 4417, Argentina
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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35 reviews 35 reviews
30 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One night stay 2/11-2/12/15 while touring the wine region of Salta-the hotel is a 5-10 minute drive from the square in Cachi. To the point: would I stay here again?? YES! Would've loved to have stayed for at least two nights to enjoy the incredible view from the pool area and patio! We had a king bedded room at the... More 

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Cannes, France
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Ok, it is not in Cachi itself, but the location is great and the view amazing. The staff at the restaurant is one of the nicest I met in Argentina. One little low: noise spreads easily in the rooms, I guess the price to pay when staying in such old building.

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LaMerceddelAlto, Manager at La Merced del Alto, responded to this review

Dear Nikita, Thank you very much for your comments of the hotel. I hope you can come in the future and enjoy more days in Cachi. Regards. More 

New York City, New York
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We arrived at this hotel after over 100k of driving on twisting, narrow gravel roads. We were tired and dusty and this hotel was just what we needed. The rooms are small, but clean and comfortable. We had a view of the country side and kept our windows open so that the cool, dry air could circulate in the room.... More 

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11 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

This hotel has rustic charm and the views surrounding it are breathtaking! It's a no frills hotel, there are no televisions, they use actual old fashioned room key's although it does have wifi. The food is creative and highly recomendable! The staff works hard to provide a real retreat where you eat incredible food's, and sleep soundly in clean quiet... More 

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London, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We travelled for 3 weeks in Argentina mixing youth hostel, top hotels and regular hotels. Among the top hotels we have been to La merced del alto is my favorite. We were treated as VIP, the room was beautiful, the swimming pool was refreshing and had a view on the mountains, the stay was very relaxing. I would definitely recommend... More 

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Sydney, Australia
18 reviews 18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

While on first arrival this hotel presents well - a hacienda style with a simple but stylish decor - unfortunately it is let down by minimal service, lack of English speaking staff, low maintenance and basic amenities in the rooms. Reading other reviews I am surprised as our experience was vastly different. The pool was not clean, there were no... More 

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Bethesda, Maryland
19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

La Merced is a convent inspired small hotel in Cachi with beautiful views of Cachi's surrounding mountains. It was a wonderful rest after our tiring trip from Cafayate. The service is superb although we did not eat at the restaurant, the breakfast was very good.

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Mississauga, Canada
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We had a wonderful experience in this hotel. The place, the food, the landscape, the spa and the charm city of Cachi a few km from the hotel . I want to emphasize about the incredible staff at the Altos. They are an incredible people, helpful and they always show you a genuine smile from their heart: awesome! I am... More 

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32 reviews 32 reviews
12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Nice hotel in a super quite surroundings, with very friendly and multilingual staff (which is not as frequent in small villages). Both breakfast and dinner were excellent, agreeable atmosphere, excellent service, good advice on wines, ... The views on every side of the hotel are stunning, with a nice pool.

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25 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

What I Liked Most: The food, the location, and the design of the hotel. What I Liked Least: The young children of the family that own the hotel use the common areas as a playground. The hotel is nicely designed and has the feel of a converted convent, though it is in fact purpose-built, and is only 7 years old.... More 

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Address: Fuerte Alto Cachi, Cachi 4417, Argentina
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Location: Argentina > Northern Argentina > Province of Salta > Cachi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — La Merced del Alto 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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