• Alto Calafate, Argentina

about Alto Calafate, El Calafate

about Alto Calafate, El Calafate

Quite a large hotel, yet keeping the intimacy of a small one, Alto Calafate has 103 rooms in a sublime location, just 3.5 kilometres from downtown El Calafate. This is a great starting point if you plan to venture to Los Glaciares National Park or the city of El Chalten.

The hotel is elegant, with spacious rooms, designed along the lines of an alpine chalet more than a hotel. 

Alto Calafate detail


A new wave style property with facilities akin to a nice ski chalet. The hotel is large and offers fantastic amenities, from great dining to a relaxing spa.


Located at the entrance to El Calafate in the Santa Cruz province, it is easily accessible by car, bus or even a plane directly to International Airport El Calafate.

Accommodation & Facilities

Rooms are available as double, superior double, triple or a suite and are each elegantly furnished, and comfortable, designed with your comfort in mind. Spread out over three floors, rooms all have modern amenities, including a LCD TV with cable, phone, heating, safe and Wi-Fi, as well as a minibar. Double rooms do what they say on the tin, with ample space for two people and a peaceful feel about them. In addition, superior doubles have an additional area with some chairs and triples have extra space, sometimes up to 30 square metres in size. Suites are that bit more luxurious, with an area of about 40 square metres, a Jacuzzi and a living area.

You will also find an excellent restaurant as well as a spa and health club facilities. Some accommodation is wheelchair accessible.


The restaurant, Barlovento, serves regional and international cuisine, prepared with fresh ingredients in a relaxed atmosphere and, of course, with excellent views.


From here you can access the outstanding Perito Moreno Glacier, 80 kilometres from the village El Calafate and enjoy a day trip to the Todo Glaciers. An expedition names ‘Spirit of the Glaciers’ is also available, a two day tour of the glaciers where you will sleep out among the ice. You can also go and explore El Calafate.

Child Policy

Children welcome.

Want to stay here?

Contact one of our Destination Specialists to start planning your journey to include a stay here. Please note we recommend a budget of from £7,000 / $10,000 USD per person for our style of trip to this destination.

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