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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 21 March 2014

Very large rooms - three twin beds in my room and two doubles in other rooms. Bathroom was nice sized and had good quality shampoo, conditioner and soap. To use the in room safe you make a deposit of 100 pesos for the key and get it back when you return the key. The property is about a 15 minute...

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 3 March 2014

Right, so I wasn't that impressed with the hotels where we were placed by the Travel agent earlier in the trip, but THIS place, Kau Yatun, was exactly what I needed after a whole lot of "tours" (where english wasn't the priority) and "dielo" (Ice) plus landscape that looks like the Karoo....don't get me wrong....astoundingly beautiful as the Karoo is,...

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Thanks for your comments and for choosing us. regards

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 24 January 2014

I was part of a group that spent several days at the Kau Yatun in December. Except that I would have preferred a venue with a scenic view out the windows it is was a perfect stay. ( I don’t count the lack of a view against the hotel. They don’t suggest that they have one.) Check out the pictures...

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Thanks for your comments. Hope to see you soon

Reviewed 19 January 2014

We spent two nights at the hotel, two families of 4 with two kids each. The hotel is very nice, accommodation is ok. The hotel is a little away from downtown so if you decide to walk be ready to go through quiet streets. The one weak point is the food at the hotel. Breakfast was simply not enough, not...

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Sinergia S, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Kau Yatun Hotel & Estancia, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the comment, hopefully in the near future. Greetings!!

Beijing, China
Reviewed 8 January 2014

If you're like us, your time in El Calafate is not going to be spent at your actual hotel. We spent four nights (one of which consisted of 6 hours total in our hotel) in El Calafate, three of them at Kau Yatun. Our room was very comfortable and spacious, although our windows did overlook the very loud fowl in...

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thank you very much for the comment, hopefully in the near future. Greetings!!

Oxon
Reviewed 5 January 2014

We stayed here with Travelsphere group at Christmas time, lovely rooms with two double beds, Coffee/Tea making facilities, Bath with Shower, ample hot water, opening Windows, free wifi, good Breakfast (pastries, cheese, Ham, Cereal and scrambled Egg). The Restaurant provides a good Steak, Salmon and Goulash etc., A nice walk to the town, with lovely gardens and Sheep Sheering demonstrations....

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thank you very much for the comment, hopefully in the near future. Greetings!!

Playa del Rey, CA
Reviewed 1 December 2013

A very comfortable hotel for a stay in Calafate. We were just passing through as part of a larger tour. The rooms were comfortable, and the food at the restaurant good. Don't come late to the breakfast buffet, though--when something's gone, there's no more coming. It is a bit of a walk to the main part of town, but certainly...

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Los Gatos
Reviewed 15 November 2013

There are some things to like and other things that make this an average hotel. The "likes." Very isolated away from the traffic noise. Beautiful country setting with sheep and horses wandering the grounds. An easy 15 minute walk to the city center. The restaurant is nice if you want to eat there and next to that is a rather...

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Cambridge, MA
Reviewed 27 June 2013

On our trip to Argentina during the 2013 South American summer, my husband and I spent 5 days at Kau Yatun. This “hotel de campo” (country hotel) is the renovated main house of the traditional Estancia 25 de Mayo, an attractive ranch (not too wide, but quite long) in the province of Santa Cruz. Kau Yatun is representative of the...

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Berwyn, Illinois
Reviewed 10 April 2013

This hotel has a nice setting on the outskirts of El Calafate and is a longish (but doable) walk into town. The reception was nice with most of our party getting a small glass of juice and a bouquet of flowers. Our room was quite spacious and comfortable but was a little dated looking. I loved the towel heater in...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located 6 blocks from downtown El Calafate, Kau Yatun Hotel & Estancia brings you closer to the history of the pioneers of the Patagonia Argentina. From the hand of the protagonists, stories and customs will make you understand even better the magic of this wonderful place enjoying the comforts of a 4-star hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kau Yatun Hotel & Estancia

Address: Estancia 25 de Mayo, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
Region: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Santa Cruz > El Calafate
Price Range: $128 - $208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kau Yatun Hotel & Estancia 4*
Number of rooms: 40
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Also Known As:
Kau Yatun Hotel El Calafate
Kau Yatun El Calafate
Kau Yatun Hotel & Estancia El Calafate, Argentina - Patagonia
Hotel Style:
#6 Luxury Hotel in El Calafate
#25 Romantic Hotel in El Calafate
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“Ask to see an additional room, if not happy with the 1st. Very accommodating.”
 of 5 bubbles Your_Best_Adventure, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Perhaps a higher floor so the windows can be opened - no big deal.”
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“Make sure the bathroom works is the tip for a good bedroom”
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“Closer to entrance is less walking”
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