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Timisoara
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First of all you need a room with lake view!! Overall impression is positive for 2 days. The hotel is a little far from El Calafate but it has an outstanding view. From El Calafate hotels you will never find such a landscape. First look is a wow! But after this you will start to see small but plenty of...

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Antwerp, Belgium
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for two nights begin of January. From Jan1st the VAT-tax is abolished, to promote tourism. The hotel refuses to refund the 21 % taxes. Their excuse is that we are no longer in the country. All the other hotels refund us on the MasterCard account. Luc De Coker Belgium

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Aston UK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a very nice room overlooking the lake with great view. Comfortable room and quiet. The central area including restaurant is uninspiring and more like a school cafeteria than a decent restaurant. Didn't take dinner here mainly because we didn't like the environment. Breakfast was disappointing with only the orange juice being acceptable quality. Staff were helpful but not...

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Bristol
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel was booked by our travel company as part of a 3 week tour. Before travelling we were concerned to read some very negative reviews on Trip Advisor, but our agent assured us it was good. So, what is the truth?? Well, the room ( a junior suite) was super. Fantastic view, clean, spacious, well equipped and with a...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel has a beautiful location. Situated about 45 minutes walk from town on unmade roads or an hour plus on roads! Despite its modern appearance the hotel is in great need of maintainence, very poor attention to repairs needed. No individual keys for rooms available, so each time one has to request accompaniment from reception! The breakfasts are adequate...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel from the moment we got there was amazing, the design of it the location and the view are all outstanding! its a 40min walk from town but who cares when is in such a great location and most tours pick you up anyway so its all good. The restaurant was brilliant food was nice and great staff. Daniel...

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Great hotel, nice and friendly staff, stunning views of the Lago Argentino from the restaurant and rooms (with lake view). Our room has a big jacuzzi also with a lake view. The food is wonderful and prices was average. Breakfast was great, too. The only con is that it is a little far away from the town (near 2 miles)...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 10 January 2017

The hotel might just really be the most beautiful spot in El Calafate as I spent quite a number of days in the tiny town walking everywhere and I can honestly say that Design Suites is the nicest spot with the best view of the entire El Calafate as it overlooks the gorgeous Lago Argentino and the architecture and surroundings...

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Germany
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Great views over the lake from the restaurant / lounge, hotel rooms somewhat run down and in need of refurbishment. Definitely not the impression provided by the web-site. The restaurant food was excellent and on balance it was worth staying here.

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We spent the bulk of our time in El Calafate off in Los Glaciares National Park. The hotel staff are incredibly nice and accommodating. The hotel design is ambitious (and odd) and is now showing its age - bit frayed around the edges. Be forewarned: WiFi service in El Calafate is very weak - it's not just an issue at...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated about one mile from El Calafate downtown, the Design Suites Calafate is an excellent choice for guests who seek tranquility during their holidays.This boutique hotel is located in the upper area of the Nimes Peninsula, where you can admire the low vegetation, hills and lake invite during a pleasant walk. If you want to visit the city, the hotel offers a shuttle to downtown on a regular basis.As a guest of the Design Suites Calafate, you will have free access to the heated pool, sauna and gym. In addition, the hotel provides a health club and spa treatments in order to optimize your relaxation during your stay.A restaurant and a bar provide meals and drinks from the morning until late at night. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Design Suites Calafate

Address: Calle 598 Numero 190 | Playa Lago Argentino, El Calafate, Argentina
Region: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Santa Cruz > El Calafate
Price Range: $159 - $350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Design Suites Calafate 4.5*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Design Suites Calafate Hotel El Calafate
Design Hotel El Calafate
Design Hotel Calafate
Design Suites Calafate El Calafate, Argentina - Patagonia
Hotel Style:
#5 Spa Hotel in El Calafate
#10 Luxury Hotel in El Calafate
#31 Romantic Hotel in El Calafate
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“Air conditioning and Lake view”
 of 5 bubbles Falfield, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The lake view rooms are the best and specially the corner suites”
 of 5 bubbles 275franciscog, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Get the lake-view room as it's worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles BerthaC23, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“all about the views”
 of 5 bubbles jb88364, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Lake view rooms are probably the best.”
 of 5 bubbles SanjayS319, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
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