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Reviewed January 3, 2016

Wow! Our family was blown away by our recent visit of Hosteria Alta Vista. Managed by the delightful Tamara and Federico, this small gem was the highlight of our 10 day visit to Patagonia. From the scrumptious food (empanadas! barbecue!) to the stunningly beautiful backdrop to the well cared-for horses to the friendly dogs, we felt embraced by the experience....

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Fairfield, Connecticut
Reviewed December 30, 2015

I was blown away by this property; it is like Tuscany meets Wyoming. Driving down the dirt road one does not know know quite what to expect when arriving at this Estancia (working farm) but the wildflowers, free roaming sheep and horses and the tiny blue lagoons of flamencos surrounded by stunning mountain ranges left me breathless with anticipation. And...

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Swansea County, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 15, 2015

We stayed for thee nights at Alta Vista on our first visit to Patagonia and it is all one imagines Patagonia to be, a wonderful peaceful place. It is some way from El Calefate and in our opinion perhaps all the better for it. Tamara and Frederico were perfect hosts and excellent for information on excursions to Perito Moreno and...

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Reviewed December 11, 2015

The hosts, Tamara and Federico, are wonderful. The chef, Juan Cruz, makes amazing dinners. "Maggie", the waitress and assistant, is so warm and fun. We walked on the estancia twice and rode horses once. It really is a great place to stay. We liked being away from the touristy city.

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Quebec, Quebec, Canada
Reviewed October 7, 2015 via mobile

Thanks to the great hospitality of Tamara and the kindness of Federico, we had a remarkable vacation in El Calafate. Federico, took us on a fabulous horse ride on the surrounding mountains where we could observe wild horses, pink flamingos, eagles, rabbits and, from a distance, the Perito Moreno. We were warmly welcomed. We will long cherish those beautiful memories!

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Reviewed May 31, 2015 via mobile

We stayed in Hosteria Alta Vista in January 2015 for three nights. The place is simply amazing. Beautiful settings in the middle of Patagonia with no one to be seen for miles. Yet perfectly located not too far from El Calafate airport and close to the glacier. Start early and you are at the glacier well before everyone else. But...

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Durham, North Carolina
Reviewed March 31, 2015

We stayed at Hosteria Alta Vista, the inn part of the Estancia Anita, for our last 3 nights in Patagonia. If we could have, we would have stayed longer. We were not interested in the shopping, restaurants, or night life of El Calafate, so it was truly perfect for us. We wanted another chance to enjoy the breathtaking scenery of...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed March 21, 2015

We stayed here 2 nights and enjoyed it very much. There was only one other couple when we were there, so it was pretty quiet. Somehow we lucked out and got a room with a bedroom, a sitting room, and a bathroom - very deluxe. This place sends you back in time. It reminded me of an old English bungalow...

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed March 6, 2015

What a satisfying stay we had at Hosteria Alta Vista. We were drawn in by the vast expanses of Patagonian scenery surrounding Alta Vista, but our hearts were captured by our hosts and their sense of hospitality. In large part due to the unrelenting warmth and enthusiasm of Tamara and Federico, we recommend you explore the stunning and diverse landscape...

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Bentonville, Arkansas
Reviewed February 27, 2015 via mobile

We spent here a couple of nights & wished we had spent one more night. It was right for us but it may not be the right place for others depeanding on what you are looking for or what your expectations are. This is my summary: 1) it is a calm & relaxed place away from the noise & city...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hostería Alta Vista is located in Estancia Anita, one of greatest extension in the region, with 28,000 sheeps and 75,000 hectares. 45 Km away from the Perito Moreno Glacier and 30 Km away from El Calafate. Incomparable landscape that surrounds its, summarizes the geography of the Patagonia: the mountain range of the Andes, the immense steppes, lakes, forests and majestic glaciers. The Hostería has horses and mountain bikes. ... more   less 

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Address: Ruta Provincial 15, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Santa Cruz > El Calafate
Number of rooms: 7
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Also Known As:
Hosteria Alta Vista Hotel El Calafate
Hosteria Alta Vista El Calafate, Argentina - Patagonia
Hotel Style:
#23 Family Hotel in El Calafate
#32 Romantic Hotel in El Calafate
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“There are only 8 and all of them are uniquely decorated and on the same floor. Rooms are very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 185taw, Dec 30, 2015 | Read review
“There are few rooms and all are charming and bright.”
 of 5 bubbles SabrinaShaw, Mar 6, 2015 | Read review
“Just enjoy all the charm the place has to offer.”
 of 5 bubbles DominicM299, Feb 1, 2015 | Read review
“All rooms identical”
 of 5 bubbles LondonTravellerplus, Jan 28, 2015 | Read review
“All good, but book early if you want a double bed.”
 of 5 bubbles RonC0405, Feb 25, 2014 | Read review
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