We were looking forward to staying there from the pictures on the website. It really was nothing like that! There was no swimming - except in a mosquito infested, algae covered water tank- pumped river water. No horse riding, despite the advertisement, as they did not have insurance. It was dusty and hot and no grass -lots of bugs and mosquitos around. The rooms were sort of nice, but not worth the cost.It is too far from everything. You need a car absolutely. Peninsular Valdes is more than a day's journey. No atmosphere at the house. The food was basic -steak and salad and nothing much for non-meat eaters, and totally overpriced for the selection. My partner paid $US40 for a very cheap pasta dish! We paid more here for the food than anywhere else in Argentina- including good restaurants in Buenos Aires. Yes, the hosts were nice, why wouldn't they be at the prices they charge. The breakfast was good, but no different to lots of other similar places we stayed (that were less expensive) and we were in Argentina for over 6 weeks! We found a better place and price by far staying in Puerto Madryn overlooking the sea, with lots of lovely restaurants and walks. Much nearer to everything else.
So a 'rip off' beware.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- A peaceful Bed & Breakfast accommodation, located in the heart of Patagonia, south of Argentina with spacious and comfortable rooms decorated in a delicate style. The old house surrounded by its unlimited natural beauty invites to have a unique experience for those who seek a special place to relax in Patagonia with the company of a local family. ... more less
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