We had taken one of the tours offered by this place in a speed boat to a glacier. Food was terrible, water almost unavailable, treatment worst than that. The place (The glacier itself) is outstanding, sadly they don´t advice that you will need a lot of mosquito repelent, and all of us where bitten.
The staff, particulary the owner, where very disappointing on their behave towards one of the persons of the group, who got a twisted ancle. None of them helped him, neither with his backpack to make his trekking back to the boat lighter than carring his own stuff. (We helped him with our walking sticks)
We reserved a room for that same night, and at the morning of our arrival, they told us that the reservation it was not going to be honored, so we had to find another place.
As a resume, the place, is wonderful, the service sucks...
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Terra Luna Lodge is located 290 Km south from the city of Coihaique (Chile), in Puerto Guadal, on the shore of lake General Carrera, facing Patagonia Northern Icefield and its impressive glaciers Leones, Nef and Soler, Laguna San Rafael and Mount San Valentín (4058m), Patagonia’s highest peak.. Puerto Guadal is a strategic location and n a bay renowned for its exceptional micro-climate that allows to visit the area “all year round”. Lake General Carrera. Some kilometers to the south is Río Baker, a fisherman’s paradise and Lake Cochrane where it’s posible to visit Tamango Nacional Reserve dedicated to “Huemules” (Andean dear) protection and Cerro San Lorenzo (3706 m). To the North are “Capillas de Mármol”, incredible marble caves drown by erosion of the lake waves, Glaciar and Exploradores Valley and Cerro Castillo National reserve, in between many other Natural treasures. During low season (from May to August) we offer promotional rates and alternative very interesting activities such us rural tourism, snowshoes, trekking and boating excursions. Charms of Patagonia in autumn and winter are yet to be discovered, and in several cases they can even be superior than high season scenaries. Some of the most important advantages that low season can give you are: amazing colors, no insects nor wind, almost no tourists around, no dust on the roads and finally considerably lower rates. It’s also the best time for photography (light & colors), Navigation is also better no winds means no waves on the lakes and overflights have much less turbulence as well. Terra Luna offer Apartments and Bungalows completely equipped allow to lodge confortably amongst nature, with a complete infrastructure. A real paradise in Chilean Patagonia…Terra Luna offer Apartments and Bungalows completely equipped allow to lodge confortably amongst nature, with a complete infrastructure. Our capacity is 54 persons and we have bar, restaurant, private discotheque, Audiovisual room, Cinema, Jacuzzi, Hot Tub, sauna, laundry, children area, telephone, Internet WI-FI, mini climbing wall, billard, private transportation, bikes, boats, and kayak rental , mini shop, and parking, to enjoy Chilean Patagonia. We also offer “All inclusive” traditional active programs and Expeditions for the most sportive people. For “Walk In” visitors, we offer simple lodging alternatives with optionnal activities and excursions to different spots by the way of trekking, horseriding, biking, overlanding, and jet boating to unknowned but incredible glaciers Leones and Soler. Besides Terra Luna offers unique expeditions to the Northern Icefield magical white world. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Terra Luna Chile/Puerto Guadal