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Toronto, Canada
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35 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

Good continental breakfast - orange juice, tea, coffee. Tidy rooms. Good showers. Pool and sauna are ok. Wifi is good by El Chalten standards - remember this is a town in the mountains so wifi is poor everywhere!

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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91 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

Located on the main road of San Martin, it's about 10 mins walk to the bus station, a 10 mins walk to the start of Fitz Roy trek, and about 10-15 mins walk to the start of Torre trek. The staff was rather friendly, I arrived at about 6 am in the morning. Showed up at the hotel, and he... More 

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Friedrichshafen, Germany
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016

The hostel was amazing, the rooms were really clean and comfortable, the stuff was really nice and helpful. The swimming pool is like a dream after doing trekking all the day and the restaurant inside the hostel is the perfect place to have dinner and drink some beers before go to sleep. I only give an advice, the hostel stuff... More 

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Wheaton, Illinois
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016

My wife and I came to El Chalten to hike and enjoy the beautiful scenery. We booked Kalenshen looking for a place to stay when were weren't camping. It turned out to be perfect for our needs. The room was clean and the bedding was comfortable. Abundant hot water from the shower. Continental breakfast was excellent. The staff was friendly... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

The hotel is located very strategically right where the walk to Mount Fitzroy starts. The hotel itself is average with bathrooms that are a bit better than average. Beds are comfy, rooms are clean, and a good size. Breakfast is also provided and again is average with cereals, breads, sweets, and a bit of fruit. I also had a light... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

I booked this hotel expecting, based on their website, a much better service. Not only I did not get much of a customer service, but also found the hotel is in urgent need of some major maintenance job, specially in the rooms. Mine had mold spots all over the bed wall, as well as signals of repair works done for... More 

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Vancouver Island, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

This is a basic hotel in a village that was just a climbers shantytown only a few years ago, so don't expect more than that. But this IS El Chalten, meaning Fitz Roy, Cerro Torre, etc! If you know what they are, almost any solid walls will do! "Progress" is coming probably all too quickly to this area, and the... More 

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White Plains, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015 via mobile

when we arrived we were told we got an apt.! No one helped us locate the apt.which was in a different building. To say we were disappointed is an understatement. The apt.was depressing, dark and smelly. The plaster wall next to the bed was disintegrating. There was one bare light bulb in the center of the room making visibility very... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Great location to make your base for hiking in El Chalten. Nice hotel has an old rustic feel. Clean rooms are a little small, however are adequate for getting a good night's rest. The twin beds were comfortable and the room was warm. Plenty of hot water for a nice shower or bath after a wonderful day of hiking. Staff... More 

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29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We stayed here for 3 days with our Andes Adventures tour. Our room was right next to the pool and opened onto someones back yard. The room was fine, I liked that the floor was all tile so that we could do some laundry and not have to worry about drips on the carpet. The bathtub worked well, (not like... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We offer an excellent value for money in our services and rooms, including satelite tv, wifi, heated swimming pool, sauna and breakfast all included in room rate. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kalenshen

Address: Calle Lionel Terray 50, El Chalten Z9301AAT, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Santa Cruz > El Chalten
Price Range: $110 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kalenshen 3*
Number of rooms: 27
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