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Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 17 March 2016

I, like many, did the 5 days W trek of Torres del Paine. Most of my hike, I stayed with Fantastico sur and had no regrets! The accommodations are nice and very clean, I was pleasantly surprised. The location is very central, thats where the trek basically starts from and I could see the torres from my windows, which was...

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Mill Bay, Canada
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Trained and informative staff, used to handling large numbers of non-Spanish speakers; efficient without being overly friendly. No connections available for wifi or even charging your electronics. Have fun!

Thank Alex E
Reviewed 3 March 2016

We stayed one night here in one of the shared bedrooms. Overall a good experience! Friendly staff, good food, more space than other refugios (in the bedrooms and common areas), clean, comfortable, nice atmosphere.

Thank Rebecca W
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

We stayed here one night and were lucky to stay in the northern part of the refugio. There are less rooms and people in this separate part. Rooms were small andclean and had three bunk beds. There was a central room to relax. Showers were clean and had warm water. Place was calm and silent to sleep. Staff cleaned the...

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Coolum Beach Australia
Reviewed 23 February 2016

First night before we started hiking the next day was spent at Refugio Torre Central. Nice afternoon enjoying a drink and the view in anticipation of our first day hiking tomorrow. Plenty of outside and inside places to relax with comfortable bunk beds and hot showers. Dinner was good as was the breakfast and the service was great. No where...

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Dunedin, Florida
Reviewed 21 February 2016

The facility is nice and relatively clean(you can only do so much with so many people coming and going). The food was just okay. Service was good. The scenery is unbeatable. There is wifi available for $6 per hour. It is a convenient spot from which to explore the park. The common area with bean bag chairs and a wood...

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Paris, France
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff, comfortable common and private places, shared areas really clean and good food. We chose the full board formula and we've been happy with it. Friendly atmosphere. The prices are much too high but this is the way it is in this park, especially for foreigners...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Had very comfortable and warm beds, great food and stocked bar, they accepted credit cards which was a huge plus, and very friendly service. Given the size of the refugio I was worried it would be a bit chaotic or dirty but it was everything but. Very well-organized shifts for meals and warm.

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Bolingbrook, Illinois
Reviewed 12 February 2016

With how much this place costs for what you get, you would think that they would put some of that money back into it. First of all, the location is great. you can walk out the back and get a great view of los Torres it's on the trailhead for the W/circuit hikes as well. The beds are comfortable but...

Thank HemisphereRambler
Reviewed 30 January 2016

The refugio is modern, clean and very confortable even in high season. It is the perfect starting point for the W trail in the park. Reastaurant is good for both breakfast and dinner, personal working there kind and multilanguage (more at the reception than at the restaurant). Suggested to enjoy the park!

Thank Alessandra A

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Refugio Torre Central is located in "las Torres" sector, at the beginning of the W trek, you may access from Laguna Amarga (entrance to the park), taking the shuttles from this point to las torres. Next to Torre Central there is Torre Norte Refugio (for 60 people is the first FS refugio built in the 90´s), where guests must make their check in and have their meals at Refugio Torre Central.Torre Central is a very well equipped Refugio for 60 people, with Shop, Restaurant, Bar, shared rooms for 6, shared bathrooms and central heating.We are an eco friendly company so we do not have high demand devices; here we have a diesel engine to produce energy that we save in our batteries system, we invite you to help us to take care of it. Useful info: bring sandals for showers, towel (rental available).For tax exemption, do not forget to bring your passport, immigration card given when enter to Chile and foreign currency (tax exemption not available for camping guests) ... more   less 

Additional Information about Refugio Torre Central-Torres del Paine

Address: Torres del Paine, Torres del Paine National Park, Chile
Region: Chile > Magallanes Region > Torres del Paine National Park
Price Range: $135 - $273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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Refugio Torre Central-Torres Del Paine Hotel Torres Del Paine
Refugio Torre Central-Torres Del Paine Aisen Region/Torres Del Paine National Park, Chile
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