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Argentina
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57 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

The hotel is small and more like a home than a hotel. The view is stunning and lovely gardens with special corners to sit and read or simply enjoy the view. The rooms are okay, some are small but it is not a place to stay in your bedroom all day having all the nature and garden to use. The... More 

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Saint-Martin, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

What a great place for relaxation. The place and setting are amazing with being right on the lake, so peaceful. The rooms were more than enough for sleeping, when I hear people complaining about the size of the rooms. this is not Las Vegas, this is a boutique hotel with 15 rooms, you feel cosy and welcome there, this is... More 

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London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

A most sublime smallish place (in terms of number of rooms) with nice spa, generous common area, superb restaurant with gourmet food, set on the shore of this spectacular lake. This is our second time here and it won't be our last.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016

We stayed our last night in Argentina at Las Balsas. What a wonderful hotel. I wish we had spent all of our Villa La Angostura time here! The night before our arrival, I received an email asking for our arrival time. In the morning, I responded that I thought that we would get there around noon because my husband had... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

The owner is very friendly, and the hotel is beatifully located on the lake with a very nice indoor/outdoor Spa. However, our room was so tiny we could hardly unpack (slightly more then 20sqm), we could do much better for paying $700 for 2 nights. Also - location a bit hard to find, at the end of a long dirt-road,... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016

This hotel is beautifully positioned on a pristine lake. The facilities and restaurant are very good and the staff are excellent. The only issue, as may others have commented upon, is the size of the rooms, which are very small. If this isn't an issue for you, then I highly recommend!

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2016

This place is a beautiful gem on the edge of lake in a very quiet area outside of Bariloche. Although the room we stayed in was tiny, we spent very little time in the room. The service was outstanding, the food was the best we had on our South America trip, and the hikes nearby were wonderful.

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Tangier, Morocco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2016

This is an amazing , overwhelming place in front of the lake in a secluded environment. Rooms are small but you forget it facing the view from your bed The spa is great so is the swimming heated pool to swim facing the lake The staff is efficient with gracious simplicity and they have Ignacio a great concierge membr of... More 

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Buenos Aires
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

I went there with my husband after a 2 days at the Llao Llao resort and Spa and eventhougth this is an excellent hotel, Las Balsas is absolutely incredible for a couple. I was there when it just opened the hotel almost 30 years ago and eventhougth it has a new owner it still keeps its reputation. The food is... More 

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Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2016

Hotel sits on a spectacular lakeside site with beach and dock. Beautiful wood detail throughout the hotel. Restaurant was always excellent. Staff gave great advice on available local experiences and was invaluable in making my trip enjoyable..

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An ample residence on the shore of a peaceful lake that for 20 years has hosted distinguished guests in search of tranquility and relaxation. Inmersed in the natural vastness of the National Park Nahuel Huapi, Las Balsas Gourmet Hotel & Spa posses a unique natural landscape. Since 1995 has been a member of Relais & Chateaux, the prestigious collection of refined hotels and restaurants known for offering its guests and clients singular and unrepeatable experiences. Las Balsas Gourmet Hotel & Spa has three Suites and twelve Standard rooms, through which the essence of the Patagonia can be felt at every moment. Each one decorated differently but with a harmonious feel amongst each detail, inciting a unison between our guests and their natural surroundings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Las Balsas

Address: Bahia Las Balsas S/N, Villa La Angostura 8407, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Neuquen > Villa La Angostura
Price Range: $224 - $649 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Las Balsas 4.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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Also Known As:
Las Balsas Hotel Villa La Angostura
Las Balsas Villa La Angostura
Las Balsas Argentina/Villa La Angostura, Patagonia
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Villa La Angostura
#3 Business Hotel in Villa La Angostura
#3 Spa Hotel in Villa La Angostura
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Villa La Angostura
#4 Luxury Hotel in Villa La Angostura
#9 Family Hotel in Villa La Angostura
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