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Estancia Cristina Lodge

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were the last guests of the season. The service, staff and location were fantastic. We were made to feel very special and enjoyed every minute of our stay. It was the best experience of our whole trip and the perfect end to our holiday.

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Syracuse, New York
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Estancia Cristina....breathtaking views....it was awesome. The staff was friendly and accommodating. We visited at the end of the season as fall is coming in and everyone is getting ready to shut down for the winter. It was the perfect time to be there. Photos can not describe how beautiful it is. The food was excellent! I can't say enough wonderful...

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Smithtown, New York
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I absolutely loved this place. A great way to get in touch with nature. Totally removed from my home life and I was able to relax. Staff was very very very personable and helpful. Rooms were perfect with a great view of the mountains. Ana took us on our 9 mile hike and she was a great tour guide. The...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Estancia Cristina is out of the way and expensive. But the trip is definitely worth the time ( especially if the weather cooperates) and the money. Just gorgeous lands, with animals roaming. Hiking, rushing rivers and falls,hiking to the Uppsala Glacier, horseback riding and outstanding meals. Staff endlessly helpful. Patagonia is a once in a lifetime trip. Estancia Cristina provides...

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 1 week ago

He thoroughly enjoyed the one night stay at Estancia Cristina. The remoteness and natural beauty was the main reason we decided to go there as a family. The fact that there was very limited internet and no telephone is in my view a plus allowing one to completely disconnect. We throughly enjoyed the horse ride the first afternoon not having...

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Lucia S, Comercial at Estancia Cristina Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing with us your expoerience at Estancia Cristina Lodge! We are very happy to know that you have enjoyed your days with us! Kind regards, Estancia Cristina staff.

Tiburon, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a setting! Great setting at the end of the world. Great places to hike, or just stay at the lodge for the fantastic food and wine. Only downside was almost all the rooms had fogged windows which detracted from the beautiful setting while in your room, which wasn't much

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Lucia S, Comercial at Estancia Cristina Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! Thank you for the information about the windiws; our staff have been already informed about it. Kind regards, Estancia Cristina staff.

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights - it was fabulous. The views spectacular, the food delicious, the rooms with awesome views and lovely decor. Would go back in a heart beat. Great hiking and local guides. Unspoiled beauty.

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Lucia S, Comercial at Estancia Cristina Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you vey much for your review! Kind regards, Estancia Cristina staff.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed the hospitality, the food, the setting, the hiking, and the horseback riding. The staff is friendly and gracious. One of the nights we had an Argentine BBQ which was delicious. The museum and history are very interesting.

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Thank you so much for your opinion! Kind regards, Estancia Cristina staff.

La Jolla, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Estancia Christina has an amazing property. The rooms are all in houses of 4, with a common living area. The rooms are spacious and have amazing views. The food is very good and plentiful. We took a horseback ride on the most beautiful horses I have ever been on. Overall, the place is just gorgeous and worth the time to...

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Thank you so much for you review! We are pleased to know that you have enjoyed your days with us! Kind regards, Estancia Cristina staff.

Brescia, Lombardia, Italy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Simply unbelivable. A dream place, in the midst of one of the most beautiful regions of the world. The facility is beautiful and nature-friendly, the services are top-class, many activities to try, all surrounded by breathtaking views. Not cheap, but it has so much to offer.. Highly recommended!

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Thank you so much fopr your review and recommendation! Kind regards, Estancia Cristina staff.

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on the Northwest shore of the Lake Argentino Lake on the far of Cristiana’s arm, Estancia Cristina is located in a unique corner in Los Glaciares National Park. Founded in 1941 by Joseph P. Masters and his wife, this stunning place still maintains its essence, keeping the history of this family alive, that with great effort and perseverance, made this lonely and inhospitable place a small paradise a home.Estancia Cristina is a unique Lodge; it count with 20 comfortable rooms distributed in 5 elegant cabins and exclusive access to the most stunning sights of the Upsala Glacier. An enchanting and warm place, that just like in the past grants the best Patagonian hospitality. The only access to the Estancia is by boat; the full board Lodge program offer exquisite Patagonian gastronomy, a museum and a variety of activities to enjoy of this wonderful region. There are many activity options for you to choose: Walks of different demands, 4x4 wheel drive rides, horse riding, mountain bike or fishing. ... more   less 

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Address: Av. Libertador 1037 | Parque Nacional Los Glaciares, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
Region: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Santa Cruz > El Calafate
Price Range: $890 - $1,539 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Estancia Cristina Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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“All rooms face the mountains and have similar views, but the Bosque complex might offer slightly better views and a bit more privacy.”
SteveC478, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Beautiful basics. Lovely to have no television in the room. Immaculate room and facilities with superb food and wine. Stout also very good.”
fleuryy, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Our room was in the cabin closest to the central gathering/dining area. All of the cabins in the front seemed to be equally wonderful. There were other lodgings on into the woods which we didn't see, but we can highly recommend the cabins.”
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