El Quijote - El Calafate

Gobernador Gregores 1191, El Calafate, Argentinashow map
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Overview

Situated directly beside Bus Station, the 3-star El Quijote offers a luggage storage, a safety deposit box and an elevator. Built in 1974, the venue was fully renovated in 2006. It has modern rooms and laundry, 24-hour security and room services.

El Calafate center can be reached within 10 minutes' walk. Walichu Caves can be reached in 20 minutes' drive.

Lakes and a national park are within easy walking distance.

The hotel enjoys an ideal location within 10 minutes' drive from Lago Argentino airport.

Rooms

A private safe, a sitting area and smoke detectors are offered in each of the 119 rooms. The guestrooms look out on the city. Guests can also make use of a hairdryer, a bidet and a rain shower.

Eat & Drink

An American buffet breakfast, with different food options, is offered each morning. The 24-hour restaurant serves local cuisine. Also the hotel features the café bar. El Cucharon and Isabel - cocina al disco are situated in a busy area, about 150 meters from the venue.

Services

Cars are available for rent at El Quijote.

Relax

You can also enjoy a swimming pool together with sun loungers and umbrellas.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of rooms:   119.

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Facilities
Wi-Fi
Parking
Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Cafe

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Exercise gym

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Wake up service

Dining

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Business

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Cots

Spa & Leisure

  • Beach umbrellas
  • Sun loungers
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room view

  • City view

Room features

  • Central heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Free toiletries

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • Local calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock
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Good to know
Check-infrom 13:00-23:59FREECheck-outuntil 10 amFREE
Children & extra bedsThere are no cots provided in a room.  There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
PetsPets are not allowed.
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Location
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Getting around
Airports
Lago Argentino (ING)2.5 km
El Calafate (FTE)16.4 km
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Reviews
8.8
SuperbBased on  154  reviews
  • 10.0
    Exceptional

    The hotel is located in a very central spot, but without any noise from the main street. The room was very spacious with a very big double bed.

  • 10.0
    Exceptional

    Great hotel, one block from the main street, friendly staff and nice breakfast

  • 6.6
    Good

    poor breakfast ,we had to open the window,and than from 5.00 noisy from birds.a

  • 7.8
    Fabulous

    very good location, breakfast and choice good. recommendable. enjoyed the stay

    only problem WIFI did not work in rooms, only at their stations.

  • 9.2
    Superb

    Staff is very helpful and rooms are kept clean and tidy. Hotel is very conveniently located in the downtown. Close to everything

    Room soundproofing isn't great. Rooms don't have microvawe or coffee makers

  • 10.0
    Exceptional

    A lovely quiet hotel in a good location with helpful staff. Lovely furnishings. Great hotel.

  • 9.2
    Superb

    Great location, very near town( main street). Good room. Gooh staff.

  • 8.8
    Superb

    Good relation price/quality/location; pro-activ staff; large room with garden view.

    No trash bin in the room and the minibar was locked

  • 8.8
    Superb

    The location was terrific

    Our room was very dark. Because of its location with a building blocking our window, very little light came into the room

  • 8.8
    Superb

    Close to downtown without being on the main street.Close to bus station. Attractive facility overall.

    They seemed to have a hard time keeping up at breakfast. When we entered the breakfast room, almost all tables needed to be cleared and set up.

  • 8.8
    Superb

    Quiet, clean, and front desk staff were excellent

    Internet WIFI was not strong enough away from lobby.... this is a minor issue.

  • 10.0
    Exceptional

    Very nice hotel and polite and friendly staff. Breakfast is very good too and the room was clean and spacious. Good comfort.

  • 10.0
    Exceptional

    Great value & location. Very helpful front desk and clean, nice rooms. Right by the main street.

  • 7.4
    Very good

    Helpful staff with good English skills Clean & Tidy

    Price was higher than thought due to IVA at 21%

  • 10.0
    Exceptional

    Greatbhrlpful and friendly staff, great lobby

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38of 72 hotels in El Calafate
Good to know
Check-infrom 13:00-23:59FREECheck-outuntil 10 amFREE
Children & extra bedsThere are no cots provided in a room.  There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
PetsPets are not allowed.
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Getting around
Airports
Lago Argentino (ING)2.5 km
El Calafate (FTE)16.4 km
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