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Bellevue, Washington
Reviewed January 2, 2017

The Portal del Santo is a five-minute walk from the main square in Cafayate (which we learned is pronounced "Cah-fah-zhah-tay"). We stayed in a top floor suite facing away from the street. The room met the basic requirements: firm mattress; hot shower with good water pressure; and reasonably quiet. However, the furnishings were cheap and badly worn, and everything in...

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Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

We liked very much our stay at this Hotel. The owner family is lovely and gave a warm welcome. The rooms are nice and have a nice backyard with a pool. The breakfast includes also various products made by the owners themselves, like jam and cakes.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely hotel in a lovely town. The bedrooms are clean and spacious. I strongly recommend a room on the first floor for the views of the Andes. Staff were very helpful even to book a trip (thank you Christian!)

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Livermore, California
Reviewed November 10, 2016 via mobile

We chose this hotel because we wanted to stay close to Cafayete's main plaza. Cafayete is the center of Salta's wine country. While we didn't particularly care for the town center (it is junky bordering on decrepit), we loved this hotel. It is a relatively small family operation. The rooms were fine, not urban chic but large, light, and appropriately...

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Bow, Washington
Reviewed February 11, 2016

This charming small hotel is family run with great pride of ownership. Angelina gave us a warm welcome - her beautiful gardens are sure to delight, fabulous attention to detail. Christian, the adult son, is an outstanding baker and provided terrific travel tips. The hotel is just on the edge of town, a few blocks walk to the center =...

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed January 17, 2016

Born and raised in Tucuman, I have been living in Calgary, Canada, for 10 years. My parents, my girlfriend and I stayed in this BEAUTIFUL hotel for two nights. Cristian was by far the best host I have ever experienced, super helpful and always making sure that we had everything we needed. We landed in this place because of the...

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed January 15, 2016

Located a three or four block walk from the main square this family run hotel with papa on the front desk, mama giving a hand in the kitchen and sonny who speaks English acting as the host and jack-of-all-trades this hotel is a perfect base for exploring the Cafayte wine region - IF you can get past the two bodegas...

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed September 24, 2015

What a amazing hotel! We stayed here for one night during our trip through Salta, but we definitely would be able to stay a few days longer! When we arrived Christian was absolutely helpful showed us our amazing room with view over the mountains and the nice swimming pool. After that we were able to have a nice swim in...

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed August 29, 2015 via mobile

Great hotel with excellent interior and very good service. Wonderful breakfast- the best on our tour through Argentina with self made cake and jelly. The owner created a very personal atmosphere and helps with goods ideas where to go. Thank you for 2 relaxed days.

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Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed July 31, 2015

We only got to spend one night in this lovely bed and breakfast as we were traveling a loop from Salta. However, I could have stayed longer! The room was comfortable and the property was very well-maintained. The owner was delightful! The breakfast was particularly memorable. There was an incredible assortment of pastries and baked goods (which we were told...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hi Sir / Thanks for contacting us, we have double triple rooms and quadruples, include our full breakfast. They are equipped with: TV. Air conditioning hot / cold, fridge, microwave, mattress with box spring mattress, hair dryer, safety deposit box, barbecue, grill, grill, complete set of furniture, ready to enjoy, swimming pool, jacuzzi, Hotel building, we have internet "WI FI" throughout the hotel, we are located 250 meters from the plaza of CAFAYATE "LA HERMOSA" 100 meters from the MUSEUM OF THE WINE "BODEGA ENCANTADA", we greet you from PORTAL DEL SANTO " A GOOD PLACE ... more   less 

Additional Information about Portal del Santo

Address: Silverio Chavarria 250, Cafayate 4427, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Northern Argentina > Province of Salta > Cafayate
Price Range: $99 - $192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Portal Del Santo Cafayate
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Cafayate
#2 Family Hotel in Cafayate
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“Second floor provides Andes views. Both floors offer outdoor sitting areas.”
 of 5 bubbles lizsw2015, Feb 11, 2016 | Read review
“Spend a few more pesos and pick the rooms in the second floor. The view is priceless”
 of 5 bubbles H4783TTjuant, Jan 17, 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs have the mountain views... downstairs walk straight out to the pool - depends what you prefer.”
 of 5 bubbles Row_Feli, Mar 13, 2015 | Read review
“Some of the rooms upstairs have bathtub and others only shower so you may want to ask for your preference.”
 of 5 bubbles R4955YEbarbaraw, Feb 15, 2015 | Read review
“First floor, you must use stairs, but you have a better view.”
 of 5 bubbles MarMat2013, Jan 6, 2015 | Read review
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