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“A wonderful place to enjoy the best of Bariloche” 5 of 5 stars
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Charming - Luxury Lodge & Private Spa
4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Av. Bustillo Km 7,500 | Sobre la costa de Lago Nahuel Huapi, San Carlos de Bariloche 8400, Argentina   |  
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“A wonderful place to enjoy the best of Bariloche”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013 via mobile

Great stay at this lovely and comfortable hotel by the lake - amazing scenery! The staff was kind and helpful at all times. Also, hotel restaurant was a very pleasant experience. Hard to leave this place.

  • Stayed May 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Tiziana M, General Manager at Charming - Luxury Lodge & Private Spa, responded to this review, May 30, 2013
Dear Guest,
Thank you very much for taking time to post a review and for your kind words. We hope to host you again in the near future.
All the best
Tiziana
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  • Sleep Quality
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  • Rooms
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  • Service
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  • Value
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  • Cleanliness
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013

The pictures that you see doesn't do it justice. When I read all the other positive reviews, I thought it might be an exaggeration. But its not. It truly is as good as they say. Both our room and the scenery are so much more than we expected. The staff are friendly and most helpful with everything. Do try their restaurant cause the two dinners that I had there were the best during my 2 weeks in Argentina. I also enjoyed the freshly squeezed orange juice for breakfast. The variety of our daily breakfast spread was most satisfactory. What I liked most was their freshly baked goods every morning. A definite value for money. My only regret is not having spent more days in Bariloche.

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Tiziana M, General Manager at Charming - Luxury Lodge & Private Spa, responded to this review, April 24, 2013
Dear Guest,

Thank you for your very kind words about Charming Lodge. We do try very hard to make sure that everything is great for you during your stay. It is so wonderful to hear that you loved the room, the scenery, the restaurant, breakfast , our friendly staff. I have passed your kind comment along to all the team.
We do hope we will have the pleasure of welcoming you back on a future visit to Bariloche.

Warm regards,

Tiziana Mongiardini
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

We ended our trip to southern Argentina at the Charming Lodge and couldn't have asked for a better finale to our trip. Comfort, hospitality, good food and an amazing view of the lake. And walking distance to two great local restaurants. Wish we had saved a little extra time to spend there!

Room Tip: The lake view makes it all worth while.
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  • Stayed March 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Tiziana M, General Manager at Charming - Luxury Lodge & Private Spa, responded to this review, April 15, 2013
Dear Guest,
It was a big pleasure hosting you at Charming Lodge. I am glad to know that you really enjoyed staying with us and we are looking forward to welcoming you back in the near future.
All the best
Tiziana Mongiardini
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

Suggest upgrade to bar facility. You could make a lot more money from cocktails and custom. Beautiful location, friendly staff & fantastic view and heated pool. Thoroughly enjoyed my stay. Was made to feel very welcome.

  • Stayed March 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service

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Tiziana M, General Manager at Charming - Luxury Lodge & Private Spa, responded to this review, April 15, 2013
Thank you for your kind feedback following your stay with us.
I'm was pleased to read that you found our service to be warm and friendly.
All the best
Tiziana Mongiardini
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

We decided to stay at Charming mainly on the basis of its excellent Tripadvisor reviews and we were not disappointed. Even before we arrived we were very impressed - we were having difficulty finding a rental car which was sufficiently large for 4 of us plus luggage (for a month!), so when we had an e-mail from Charming asking if there was anything they could od to help us, we raised the issue. Whilst they were not able to work miracles, they came up with a car which was (just about) big enough, with an option to have a bigger one if it became available. This was after quite a number of phone calls and e-mails!

When we arrived we were stunned by the position of the hotel (although the drive-way down from the main road is a bit of a shock!) - we were lucky with the weather most of the four days we were there, and the views were absolutely stunning. The rooms are all different and many of them have saunas and/or spas - we were offered an upgrade when we arrived, but did not take it as we were planning to be out a lot of the time.

Then we come to the reception staff who had already impressed us over the car hire issue - they were all brilliant. They advised us on the weather for a planned boat trip into the Andes, the booking of tickets for the trip, advising on restaurants, checking on flight times for the flight at the end of our time there - Argentine airlines seem to regularly change flight times usually by only a few minutes, but occasionally by as much as an hour! Everything was done promptly and with good humour and with generally excellent English - superb.

The food for breakfast and in the restaurant for dinner was also very good - nothing seemed too much trouble.

Room Tip: You really can't go wrong - as far as I am aware all the rooms have phenomenal views.
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  • Stayed February 2013, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Tiziana M, Manager at Charming - Luxury Lodge & Private Spa, responded to this review, April 15, 2013
Dear Guest,
Thank you for taking the time to post a review we greatly appreciate your comments.

It was our pleasure to take care of you and I am delighted that you were well looked after. We pride ourselves on our very high level of service and I am thrilled that you felt your welcome was warm and friendly.
We look forward to welcoming you back soon
Yours sincerely

Tiziana Mongiardini
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Rosh haiin Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013 via mobile

What can I say ....?
Great & awesome end to our trip in brazil & Argentina
Although location is little far from city center 10 min drive by bus which is by hotel enterence
All staff was very helpfully & gave us good tips for trips , restaurant and all data we needed

Breakfast was awesome !!!!
And the view the view .... What can I say .
Like a dream !!!
Tx for the hospitality

Stayed March 2013, traveled as a couple
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Tiziana M, General Manager at Charming - Luxury Lodge & Private Spa, responded to this review, April 15, 2013
Dear Guest,
Thank you so much for taking the time to post your review. I do hope that we get the chance to meet your expectations once again in the near future and enjoy with us our amazing view.
Kind regards,
Tiziana Mongiardini
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Vitoria, ES
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59 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

The owner thought of every detail to make your stay unforgettable. Our room was the "Cerro Campanariol", overlooking the lake and the snowy peaks of the Andes mountains. There was a jacuzzi in front of a large window overlooking the lake and mountains. Besides this romantic detail, there was a sauna just for us in the room! The restaurant is wonderful. The service is perfect! The view from the restaurant is spectacular, a dream! The architecture of the hotel resembles an English village. The garden is very harmonious, with beautiful flowers. The hotel is on a hillside on the "Playa Bonita", one of the most beautiful places in Bariloche. There is a gate that leads to the lake Nahuel Huapi. We were there in December 2012, celebrating my birthday. I will never forget the warmth and friendliness of Belen, the daughter of the owner Alberto, a man enthusiastic about your wonderful hotel. My husband and I spent unforgettable days there. We will return as soon as possible!!!

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Tiziana M, General Manager at Charming - Luxury Lodge & Private Spa, responded to this review, April 15, 2013
Thank you so very much for taking the time to leave your great feedback following your stay at Charming Lodge. I was delighted that you and your husband found it to your liking along with our location and the food and beverage facilities we provide. Please do come and see us again soon and I have pass on your comments to Alberto, Belen and my fantastic team.
Kind regards,
Tiziana Mongiardini
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Address: Av. Bustillo Km 7,500 | Sobre la costa de Lago Nahuel Huapi, San Carlos de Bariloche 8400, Argentina
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Location: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Rio Negro > San Carlos de Bariloche
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Ski-In / Ski-Out Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#1 Ski-In / Ski-Out Hotel in San Carlos de Bariloche
#1 Luxury Hotel in San Carlos de Bariloche
#1 Family Hotel in San Carlos de Bariloche
#1 Spa Hotel in San Carlos de Bariloche
#2 On the Beach Hotel in San Carlos de Bariloche
#3 Romantic Hotel in San Carlos de Bariloche
#5 Business Hotel in San Carlos de Bariloche
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Charming - Luxury Lodge & Private Spa 4.5*
Number of rooms: 21
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Charming Luxury Lodge & Private Spa, built on the bluff of a cliff, delights with panoramic vistas of Lake Nahuel Huapi and the Andes mountains range. The lodge's wood and stone work is reminiscent of a small alpine village. The large balconies of each residence and suite are suspended over the bluff. Just below, the waves crash upon Playa Bonita and the sides of the cliff. The hotel's interior is just as unique. Total comfort is offered in the Private Spas that form part of each suite. One can choose between a dry sauna, a double jacuzzi with ozonetherapy and an LCD TV, a scottish shower, and a finnish shower with aromacolor therapy. Each of these options are integrated into each suite, allowing the guest total control over his or her relaxation. Charming is a place designed to astonish its guests with its beauty, luxury, tranquility, comfort, unforgettable views, and amiable service. ... more   less 
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