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Esplendor El Calafate

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

Visited in early April for a night. Nice modern, slightly western decor. Front desk and service overall were nice. Restaurant and food were actually less casual than I expected...not like a typical lodge, but more upscale/quality. Wifi was sporadic but is the case in the region. I had read other reviews about the Hotel being up on a hill, and... More 

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Fën H, Gerente at Esplendor El Calafate, responded to this review

Dear Hms917: I greatly appreciate the time you have taken to share your experience with TripAdvisor. Your comments encourage us to continue working on improving the quality of our accommodations and services. I look forward to the opportunity of hosting your next visit to El Calafate. Sincerely, Mauro Pestoni Manager More 

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23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

The hotel is wheelchair accessible and has 3 rooms for handicapped. The entrance is on a very inclined street as it has around 35 degrees which makes the access on a wheelchair quite impossible. The hotel is modern with a touch of rustic.

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Fën H, Gerente at Esplendor El Calafate, responded to this review

Dear Alejandra G, I greatly appreciate the time you have taken to share your experience with TripAdvisor. Your comments encourage us to continue working on improving the quality of our accommodations and services. I will definitively share them with my staff!!. I look forward to the opportunity of hosting your next visit to El Calafate. Sincerely, Mauro Pestoni Manager More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

Eight hours into our stay at the Esplendor in El Calafate I was sufficiently disappointed that I tweeted "the hotel is very pretty but all the basics are wrong". After four days there I can confirm that its surface level prettiness disguises a 2* quality hotel based on service and quality. Features and amenities typical of a 4* hotel that... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

My husband and I were really excited for our 3 night stay here at the end of our Argentina honeymoon. The location, view and common area were all really great and met expectations. The room and service, however, didn't. Our room was tiny. I don't know if it was typical for a 'standard' room or not, but there was about... More 

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Fën H, Gerente at Esplendor El Calafate, responded to this review

Dear Molly: I greatly appreciate the time you have taken to share your experience with TripAdvisor. Your comments encourage us to continue working on improving the quality of our accommodations and services. Our procedures not allowed to move bags of guests without aothorization. I look forward to the opportunity of hosting your next visit to El Calafate. I am naturally... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights. The staff here have a lukewarm attitude - they gave you this hi-but-I-don't-really care attitude. Breakfast spread was good. A selection of bread and pastries are available. Had dinner here - the pizza was worse than the ones in Dominos Pizza. Wifi connection is good at the lobby but poor in the rooms. The maintenance... More 

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Fën H, Gerente at Esplendor El Calafate, responded to this review

Dear Derrick: I greatly appreciate the time you have taken to share your experience with TripAdvisor. Your comments encourage us to continue working on improving the quality of our accommodations and services. Our procedures not allowed to move bags of guests without aothorization. I look forward to the opportunity of hosting your next visit to El Calafate. I am naturally... More 

Tel Aviv, Israel
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40 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful hotel, loved the lounge and suite decor. Thank you for upgrading us to a suit, what an amazing room. Some hotels are blessed with a good nice management and it reflects on the staff. All smiles and eagerness to make your stay comfortable as possible. Comfortable bed and pillows, bathroom and lounge. CNN and English movies channel is available.... More 

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Fën H, Gerente at Esplendor El Calafate, responded to this review

Dear Dan Yaffa, I greatly appreciate the time you have taken to share your experience with TripAdvisor. Your comments encourage us to continue working on improving the quality of our accommodations and services. I will definitively share them with my staff!. I look forward to the opportunity of hosting your next visit to El Calafate. I send you a big... More 

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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Esplendor for 2 nights and it was a great base. It's 7-10 minute walk from the main streets with restaurants and shops and perched at the top of a hill, giving you great views across the lake. I loved the quirky design of the hotel and in general everything was good. The reception team was helpful... More 

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Fën H, Gerente at Esplendor El Calafate, responded to this review

Dear Selena T, I greatly appreciate the time you have taken to share your experience with TripAdvisor. Your comments encourage us to continue working on improving the quality of our accommodations and services. We are waiting for a replacement to repair the sauna, that comes from Buenos Aires. We apologize for the inconvenience. I will definitively share them with my... More 

Oregon
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

Unfortunately, our main memories of the Esplendor will be that of the horrific breakfast buffet. When we arrived, their appeared to be one server for the entire breakfast who was working hard but was completely overwhelmed. There were no clean tables, many of the food items were in need of restocking, and there was a general appearance of uncleanliness. The... More 

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Fën H, Gerente at Esplendor El Calafate, responded to this review

Dear Jrctraveveler, I greatly appreciate the time you have taken to share your experience with TripAdvisor. Let me tell that on the same day other guests left us very good feedbacks about our breakfast service. The scrambled eggs are in perfect condition. We respect our procedures in food production services. We want to clarify for future guests. I look forward... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

On arrival the reception looks fantastic - modern clean with boutique type touches. Reality however was different, we had a lake view room, it had no air con and was stiflingly hot, you couldn't open the window as the noise from the traffic was incredible even at 4 in the morning (admittedly due to boy racers and almost every old... More 

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Fën H, Gerente at Esplendor El Calafate, responded to this review

Dear Chri4232: I greatly appreciate the time you have taken to share your experience with TripAdvisor. Your comments encourage us to continue working on improving the quality of our accommodations and services. Our procedures not allowed to move bags of guests without aothorization. I look forward to the opportunity of hosting your next visit to El Calafate. I am naturally... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

Very nice! Walkable to the city center area where all the restaurants are located. Very clean and trendy. The view is beautiful too! The front desk staff speaks English which was helpful for someone who could brush up on their Spanish! There are plenty of really nice hotels but this one is the nicest one you can get this close... More 

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Fën H, Gerente at Esplendor El Calafate, responded to this review
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Estimada Emily A, Un gran placer ponerme en contacto nuevamente con Uds. y saber que su estadía fue genial. Todos... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Esplendor El Calafate

Address: Juan Domingo Peron 1143, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Santa Cruz > El Calafate
Price Range: $75 - $225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Esplendor El Calafate 4*
Number of rooms: 57
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Also Known As:
Esplendor El Calafate Hotel El Calafate
Esplendor Del Calafate El
Esplendor El Calafate Argentina - Patagonia
Hotel Style:
#4 Business Hotel in El Calafate
#8 Luxury Hotel in El Calafate
#13 Family Hotel in El Calafate
#15 Romantic Hotel in El Calafate
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