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Cauquenes de Nimez

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 7 January 2013

Our tor company had booked us in but without a confusion as you would expect. We were 3 of us and were told us by the tour company that we would have 2 separate rooms but they had told the hotel people about 1 room with triple occupancy! When we showed the document from our tour company to the hotel,...

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Reviewed 28 December 2012 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for a total of 4 nights, and this must be our favourite B&B for our 3 week trip! The rooms are neat and clean, with good wifi connection in the rooms. The staff are so friendly and warm, some of them even remember our names. They gave very good suggestions on what to do...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 21 December 2012

Juana and Gabriel made my stay in Calafate feel very personalized and comfortable. We discussed my interests prior to and upon my arrival, making it easy for them to arrange tours I definitely wanted to do and recommend experiences that aligned with what I wanted to get out of the visit. The guest house is just outside the main strip...

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Reviewed 8 December 2012

Although not the closest hotel to the main street the peaceful surroundings of the lagoon and lake make this an ideal place to unwind. The managers are two of the friendliest, welcoming and accommodating hospitality people I have come across and so too are their staff. The rooms are small and it can be a little loud outside the bedroom...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 8 December 2012

The staff were so helpful, friendly & attentive. Loved the views over the Laguna Nimez, & lake it made it seem so tranquil & peaceful. Breakfast was a decent range of food & fresh baked cakes/muffins. Loved the afternoon tea sitting watching the view out over the Laguna & Lake. Thoroughly enjoyed my stay & felt so homely & welcoming.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 December 2012

Initial impressions were that it was a bit far out of town but this was down to the obscure route taken by the driver. The hosteria is about 100m from the shore of the lake and a couple of minutes from the Nimez bird sanctuary. There is a comfortable sitting area on the ground floor just off reception. The dining...

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2012

This hotel was not where we expected it to be and although we weren't as close to town as expected (10 min walk) it was great, had lovely view across the lake. The room itself was reasonably small as was the bathroom. However, this didn't matter at all. They have the friendliest staff I have ever come across in a...

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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
Reviewed 6 November 2012

My mother and I stayed at Cauquenes de Nimez for 3 nights when we were visiting the Perito Moreno glacier. The building is very quaint and rooms, although very small, have everything you need. There are comfortable communal areas downstairs, and also the upstairs restaurant, which has a nice view over the lake and the lagoon nature reserve. As a...

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 October 2012

I've not had such caring and attentive service in many years of travelling. The owners and all the staff really wanted to look after me and make sure I had a great time (I did)! The home-cooked food in the evening was an unexpected treat. If I ever get back to this part of the world I would not hesitate...

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gpiotto, Director General at Cauquenes de Nimez, responded to this review

Thanks for such good words. This makes us very happy and motivates us to continue growing towards the satisfaction of our guests. We hope you can visit us again in the near future.

New York City, New York
Reviewed 16 October 2012

We stayed here as part of our 6 day tour of patagonia. It is an excellent hotel with very friendly staff and very attentive service. The rooms were small but clean. The view from the dining room is amazing. It is a little out of the way, but the view is worth it. Their breakfast in the morning is nice....

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gpiotto, Director General at Cauquenes de Nimez, responded to this review

Thanks for such good words. This makes us very happy and motivates us to continue growing towards the satisfaction of our guests. We hope you can visit us again in the near future.

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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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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
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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: $119 - $197 (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, Argentina - Patagonia
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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