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Hotel Sierra Nevada
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Av. Del Libertador 1888, El Calafate CP 9405, Argentina   |  
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Ranked #27 of 71 hotels in El Calafate
Essex UK
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“OK Hotel”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

Clean, comfy if a bit worn in places. Good location, right next door to Pura Vida restaurant and only 5-10 mins from downtown. Easy walk to lake.

Two things let this hotel down in my opinion, first the breakfast buffet is very limited and of poor quality. Secondly, I really dislike sheets and blankets for bedding and would prefer a duvet.

There is some noise from a nearby road at night, so bring earplugs.

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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IGNACIOBELLINI, Manager at Hotel Sierra Nevada, responded to this review, April 5, 2013
Thanks for your feedback, we will work to improve our service.

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  • Location
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8 reviews 8 reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013

We were 3 nights at the hotel
Celebrating our anniversary day ,the hotel is wonderful
People from reception r kind & were very very helpfully with all our requests
Rooms were clean
Lobby beautiful with various kinds of sofas to enjoy with
View amazing from the garden , lobby and restaurant

TX !!!

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 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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IGNACIOBELLINI, Manager at Hotel Sierra Nevada, responded to this review, March 26, 2013
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

Sierra Nevada has a great location on the main street and within walking distance from the primary shopping/restaurant areas. The room was spacious and the small balcony was an added plus. The breakfast was very good and the view of the lake from the restaurant area is great. The common areas (reception/lounge) free computers/WIFI were nice and the staff was very helpful. The hotel even stored some of our luggage while we traveled outside of El Calafate for two days. Overall a very nice hotel in El Calafate!

  • Stayed March 2013, 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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IGNACIOBELLINI, Manager at Hotel Sierra Nevada, responded to this review, March 20, 2013
We appreciate your feedback, and hope see you again in our hotel

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2013

This is a very pretty hotel and in a good situation from which to visit the city of El Calafate. Unfortunately we were let down by the uncomfortable mattress and pillows on the bed. It was also rather noisy as the main street is outside and the two nights we stayed there were a lot of "boy racers" in town. Breakfast was also unmemorable.

  • Stayed February 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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IGNACIOBELLINI, Manager at Hotel Sierra Nevada, responded to this review, March 3, 2013
We apreciate your feedback and apologize for any inconvenience that you suffer, we'll take care of that

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Milan, Italy
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51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013 via mobile

I spent two nights in peak season, and Sierra Nevada Hotel was a very pleasant welcome in the nice little touristic city of El Calafate. The personnel was kind and professional, the room was very large and pretty quite, wifi perfectly working, breakfast ok and the location just excellent: right on the main street but just enough away from the noisy summer time night life. Highly recommended.

  • Stayed February 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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IGNACIOBELLINI, Manager at Hotel Sierra Nevada, responded to this review, February 27, 2013
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013 via mobile

We stayed there for 3 nights 2 weeks ago and enjoyed every moment. Everything was fantastic from the room, staff and food and the area. It was one of the few places on our visit that it was sad to leave. I would definitely consider coming back to stay.

  • Stayed February 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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IGNACIOBELLINI, Manager at Hotel Sierra Nevada, responded to this review, February 21, 2013
We appreciate your feedback.

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Berlin, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013

We spent three days there in the beggining of January. The hotel is situated 10-15 minutes walking from the city center. But there is a great restaurant next to it which I highly recommend. There is also a small bakery just across the street. Prices for laundry are good too. Breakfast is average, the fruit salad didn't taste fresh. You can use their bikes to ride around Costanera, a calm avenue by the lake. The down sides would be the carpet floors. As I am alergic that didn't work for me. My room in particular smelled like smoke and as it is located in a very green area be aware of insects and spiders in and out of the room.

  • Stayed January 2013, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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IGNACIOBELLINI, Manager at Hotel Sierra Nevada, responded to this review, January 23, 2013
We aprecciate your feed back we are working to improve our service every day. Smoking is not allowed in the hotel, but we have guests who still do, we apologize for that.

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Address: Av. Del Libertador 1888, El Calafate CP 9405, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Santa Cruz > El Calafate
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #27 of 71 hotels in El Calafate
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Sierra Nevada 3*
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Also Known As:
Hosteria Sierra Nevada Hotel El Calafate
Hotel Sierra Nevada El Calafate, Argentina - Patagonia

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