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Santa Monica Aparts

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Josefa Freile 42, El Calafate, Argentina
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Bundall, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 266 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We have had to drop back to El Calafate for just one night, so we try a well reviewed place at the other end of town. Mistake. It is not nice being ripped off on the tariff. Management attempted to overcharge by 25% on the Bookings fee. Also, twin beds were tiny, not for normal people, even in Argentina! Floors... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

We stayed at night at Santa Monica Apts based on reviews we read on Tripadvisor. The cabins are very cosy, and there are pears on the trees when we were there. I would recommend this place when staying in El Calafate

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Well I wasn't the most lucky in El Calafate. It was so foggy we had to land in a town 4 hours by his drive away. Not a problem. When I arrived at 11 pm the cheerful lady who spoke no English showed me to my gorgeous room and asked what time would I like breakfast served. 8 am please.... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

The location: This place was right off the main road and within easy walking distance to restaurants, shops and the supermarket. They have a few parking spaces which was nice for us since we'd rented a car. The cabin: I don't think the photos do this place justice! Our cabin was very cozy, had everything we needed and was so... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

The place was very beautiful and clean. The hotel clerks were very helpful. They brought our breakfast to our room every morning. The price was right for this hotel with all exquisite landscape that surrounded it. All in all an awesome experience!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

Stayed one night enroute to TdP. Charming and centrally located, log cabin themed property, very close to the main street. Good wi-fi. Continental Breakfast served to the room (no restaurant or buffet service) promptly at 6am(!) at the time I asked for it. Would strongly recommend...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights in this hotel and we very much liked it. The cabins are spatious, enclude a little kitchen, and are spread in a very calm green lawn. Very clean. Breakfast was served at any time there. The persons at the desk were friendly, funny and very helpful. A gem in Calafate.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2016

The cozy wood cabin is only a half block off the main street, but it feels like you are in a forest. We had a very nice sitting room with a kitchenette. The breakfast is delivered to your door. The staff were very helpful in organizing our visit. And the price was great!

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Santa9405, Propietario at Santa Monica Aparts, responded to this review

Dear Guests Thank you very much for your review. We are glad you have enjoyed your stay with us. Yours Truly, SANTA MONICA APARTS More 

Ire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2016

Great Location - just at end of main street but within walking distance to the supermarket, the main street, cafes, bars (and all on the flat!!) and is also just a 5min walk from the bus station etc. (Great Crepe cafe just around the corner!!!). This single separate detached alpine cabin has a separate living room with kitchenette, a separate... More 

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Santa9405, Propietario at Santa Monica Aparts, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thanks for your review. We are glad that you had a nice stay with us. We try to do the best for each guest and to make them feel at home away from home. Yours Sincerely, Santa Monica Staff. More 

Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2016

Charming self contained wooden huts with all the conveniences , including a fully equipped kitchenette, in a lovely garden setting in the very centre of town but very quite and tranquil.Very attentive and informative staff (especially Jorgelina Jacobacci) provided good ideas and tips for our visit . Highly reommended

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Santa9405, Propietario at Santa Monica Aparts, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you very much for your comments. We are glad you had a pleasant and tranquil stay with us. Wishing you the best. Best regards- SANTA MONICA APARTS More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The resort is made up of ten cozy aparts suites, parking park and Reception. They are built in wood, with a cypress log exterior. Lavenders, lupines and calafates make our park one of the most beautiful green spots in town.Service, comfort and caring attention, we offer you the best from hotels in a fairy tale setting. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Santa Monica Aparts

Address: Josefa Freile 42, El Calafate, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Santa Cruz > El Calafate
Price Range: $108 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Santa Monica Aparts El Calafate, Argentina - Patagonia
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in El Calafate
#3 Romantic Hotel in El Calafate
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