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La Merced del Alto

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Vienna
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful hotel a little bit outside of town. You fell like a pelgrim when you arrive. The hotel is build like an old convent. The rooms are very sober but also very luxurious. The bathroom is very nice and big. We ate dinner in the hotel and the food was not expensive and the taste was great....

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Arrived at the hotel after a 7 hour, challenging drive from Cafayate in a two, not four wheel drive, so it was a relief to arrive at this white washed, pretty building which nestled in the stunning landscape. Was supposed to spend one night but thankfully the R40 was closed northwards so we stayed for two nights. Check-in was delightful...

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Davenport, Iowa
Reviewed November 18, 2016

This is a special property. Easy to relax, enjoy wine, sit by the pool. Food and staff were wonderful and very helpful. Also enjoyed the winery tour to learn about the area and what makes it so special. The owner is passionate about sharing his home and his wine.

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Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

It' s a shame that this beautiful hotel cannot shine as it should. Hopefully my comments will help the management to see the areas to improve. 1- inconsistencies in the evenings meals 2- half of the menus and wine list not available, hard to believe they did not have the local wines, I bought it myself the day after at...

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Gerente15, Director General at La Merced del Alto, responded to this review

Dear SanLorGlobe, Thank you very much for your review it makes us to work harder. The lack of products was my problem. I was travelling during those days (promoting the Hotel and Cachi in Europe) and the supply was not enough for the occupation that we had during your staying. I am very sorry for that inconvenience. For the other...

Kingston, Jamaica
Reviewed September 8, 2016

My husband and I enjoyed our stay here. It is a little ways out of town, which was exactly what we were looking for, a peaceful setting where we could just be with nature. Our room was spacious, the pool was refreshing and our morning breakfast was delicious. Their normal breakfast includes options that are gluten and dairy free. While...

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Springfield, Illinois
Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

We had a great visit in Cachi. The hotel is difficult to get to since we drove from Cafayate to Cachi on a dirt road for 120 miles and took us 6 hrs to complete. The premises are well appointed and very peaceful place to rest or go out and enjoy the outdoors. Breakfast was very simple with pastries, cereal,...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

I must be the only person to be negative on the hotel. Firstly the view is fabulous and by far the reason you come, totally stunning. The hotel has an ancient charm about it and the rooms are old and not greatly maintained. However my sons room (we had three) smelled a little and were moved immediately. I found it...

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Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed August 3, 2016

Beautifully built in a very nice setting, La Merced is an oasis in Cachi. Big rooms, lovely restaurant and bar with nice fireplaces to keep you warm, is just one of those places that make you want to stay a little bit longer. Good service and nice food to top it off. The only downside is that it is a...

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

We spent just one night, but would have stayed longer. The room was spacious, as was the bath - with lots of hot water! We enjoyed playing cards in the large livingroom complex prior to a delicious dinner at the restaurant. The gift shop has quality merchandise (a welcome relief from the cheap touristy stuff that prevails in most shops...

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Groningen, The Netherlands
Reviewed June 10, 2016

We have stayed one night in La Merced del Alto and it was a shame to arrive as late as we did. The views surrounding the hotel are spectacular and the hotel in itself is also nice to spent time. The hotel is really nicely decorated in an old classical style. The only downside is that in winter the brick...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Spa
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Additional Information about La Merced del Alto

Address: Fuerte Alto Cachi, Cachi 4417, Argentina
Location: Argentina > Northern Argentina > Province of Salta > Cachi
Price Range: $143 - $347 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — La Merced del Alto 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Ground floor room”
 of 5 bubbles miekeVienna, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Ask for a second floor pool facing room”
 of 5 bubbles AndrewB557, Nov 18, 2016 | Read review
“Avoid the room right next to the front desk as you can hear everything happening in the office.”
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 of 5 bubbles AsherenaVel, Sep 8, 2016 | Read review
“Choose mountain view, not courtyard”
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“Get up early and go look at the sunrise on Mt. Cachi!”
 of 5 bubbles EdR944, Jul 9, 2015 | Read review
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