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Cauquenes de Nimez

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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State of Sao Paulo
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This hotel was very cozy and welcoming. The staff was very helpful and all spoke English. They organized our airport transport and even coordinated our bus tickets to El Chalten. I loved enjoying their complimentary afternoon tea looking out over the lake. It is about a 15-minute walk from the town, but this was no problem. It's right across from...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

A most enjoyable stay at a comfortable Hosteria . Rooms admittedly on the smaller size but comfortable bed. Characterful place - Bruno at Reception was particularly helpful. We enjoyed the option of eating in which we chose to do on a couple of nights and free afternoon tea on the small veranda was a nice touch.

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of nice touches to make this hotel peaceful and pretty. Good common areas. Wonderful restaurant. Walking distance to downtown and to the Laguna Nimez nature preserve for birding. Friendly, helpful staff. So much nicer than a big hotel. This is our favorite of 3 hotels we have stayed in at El Calafate. The area has a beach town feel....

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Sofia, Bulgaria
Reviewed 30 March 2017

The hotel is located at the edge of town, close to the lake. It is quiet. The room was clean, spacious with comfortable bed. Breakfast was good - they have self-baked pastry, bread, etc... There is a nice restaurant in the hotel - nothing special, just good food :)

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Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed 3 nights over the course of a week as we went off on excursions to other areas in between each stay. The rooms are comfortable but a bit on the small side when luggage is strewn about as you prepare for excursions. Last night was in a room that needed some work though. Bathroom fan was not working and...

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Houston
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Walking distance to the lake /2 min/ and 10 min to the city center . Nice staff and owners. Rooms are basic, but noisy due to cracking sounds from the hallways and rooms on top floor . Terrible wi fi ..but this is Argentina so it has to ba taken with smile /just like ATM s / Breakfast OK except...

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London
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The hotel is located on the edge of town, in a quiet neighbourhood close to the lake. The town centre is around 15 minutes walk away, although as we had a car we tended to drive instead. Our room was comfortable, although fairly basic, and was located in the annexe next door. My only complaint was that when the people...

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Mississauga, Canada
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Located on the edge of town near the water and bird sanctuary. A short walk to the main streets with shopping and restaurants. Staff are very friendly and helpful. Rooms are small but adequate for our needs... Comfy bed, clean, cozy. Breakfast is good and the traditional offerings... Cheese, ham, toast, coffee, juice, fruit.

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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

The personal is very friendly. The rooms are ok, but could be better. There are two pillows you can choose from, but both are same size. I slept on my travel pillow since the ones from the hotel were too thick. The breakfast is basic. They however do not have enough capacity when the whole hotel comes for breakfast at...

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Near the water, and away from the centre and all the touristy places, it is a lovely little place. Rooms are modest but clean and comfortable, staff is nice, breakfast has home-made jams and breads and cakes. It is about a 15 minute walk from the centre.

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated by Nimez Lake, in el Calafate ecological Reserve, surrounded by cauquenes, swans and flamingos, we find Cauquenes de Nimez, Hostería Patagónica. Personally run by its owners, with 12 rooms, a quiet living room and a warm dining room, it is the perfect environment for enjoying a typical southern meal and reviving the traditional Patagonian spirit that during the beginning of the past century captivated so many pioneers and travelers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cauquenes de Nimez

Address: 303 n.79 Zona de Chacras, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
Region: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Santa Cruz > El Calafate
Price Range: RM376 - RM620 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cauquenes de Nimez 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Cauquenes De Nimez El Calafate
Hotel Style:
#11 Romantic Hotel in El Calafate
#22 Family Hotel in El Calafate
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“Ask for a room with a view.”
lilinealon, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“all bedrooms have a nice view but top floor is better”
GuillaumeS748, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“upstairs probably quieter”
LauraClara27, 20 Feb 2016 | Read review
“My room was in the annex and it was extremely spacious.”
ToniE895, 6 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The rooms upstairs may have a better view over the lake”
B3435GWmartins, 3 Dec 2015 | Read review
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