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El Calafate Vacation

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Places to Visit in El Calafate

Can't wait for your trip to El Calafate? Need some suggestions about what to do when you arrive? That's what we're here for!

Stroll down to the edge of Laguna Nimez and find out how far you can skim a rock along its peaceful surface. There's a fabulous range of things to keep you busy in this destination. Our planet abounds with many surprising creatures, plants and discoveries. A trip to El Calafate Regional Museum will give you a closer look at the science of the natural world. Still got time on your hands? If you've got an inquiring mind, it's worth taking the trip to Argentinian Museum of Toys. You never know what you could encounter here!

The world is brimming with adventure, and there are endless amazing experiences to be had when we grab our luggage and go on vacation.

Your trip to El Calafate is about to get a lot more exciting. There are plenty of activities available, including:

For more options, check out our El Calafate things to do page.

El Calafate Accommodations

While El Calafate does have around 49 properties to pick from, it's always a smart move to secure a room early. Unsure where to start? Expedia is here to help out with your next luxury getaway or cheap vacation.

Visitors with an eye for the timeless traditions of class and style can choose from the Hotel Posada Los Alamos (Ing. Hector Mario Guatti 1135) and the Xelena Hotel & Suites (René Favaloro 3548). If traveling on a shoestring's more your thing, you (and your piggy bank) might prefer the Hotel La Loma - Hostel (Julio A. Roca 849), or the Hotel Punta Norte (25 Mayo 311).

Nearest Airports to El Calafate

No traveler likes wasting time at the airport. But it's well worth it when you remember the adventure that's waiting just around the corner Based 10 miles east of El Calafate, Comandante Armando Tola International Airport (FTE) is the nearest terminal.

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Best Lodging Options Near El Calafate

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Mirador del Lago Hotel CA $107
Reviewed on Dec. 23, 2019
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Mirador del Lago Hotel

Mirador del Lago Hotel

Avenida Del Libertador 2047, El Calafate, Santa Cruz
     
    4.3 of 5
    4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    Property was attractive and well-maintained. Our room had a pleasant view (a little above ground level) looking out toward lake. The location was within walking distance of shops and restaurants on the main street (Libertador). Breakfast was varied and delicious - breads, pastries, ham/cheese, eggs, ...

    Xelena Hotel & Suites CA $397
    Reviewed on Feb. 5, 2020
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    Xelena Hotel & Suites

    Xelena Hotel & Suites

    René Favaloro 3548, El Calafate, Santa Cruz
       
      4.4 of 5
      4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

      Would rate as a 4-star hotel. Food was ok. Tried to get a massage but they don’t have space for two people at a time.

      Esplendor by Wyndham El Calafate CA $202
      Reviewed on Feb. 14, 2020
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      Esplendor by Wyndham El Calafate

      Esplendor by Wyndham El Calafate

      Av. Juan Domingo Perón 1143, El Calafate, Santa Cruz
         
        4.2 of 5
        4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        Amazing hotel, extremely good breakfast and great room with a wonderful view on the mountains. We loved staying at this property so much, that we extended our stay by one night.

        Calafate Parque Hotel CA $125
        Reviewed on Feb. 4, 2020
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        Calafate Parque Hotel

        Calafate Parque Hotel

        Gobernador Gregores esq. 7 de Diciembre, El Calafate, Santa Cruz
           
          4.4 of 5
          3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

          The hotel was toasty warm. Those 6 inch walls kept the heat in and if one wanted to cool off it was easy to just open the window and have a cool breeze come in. The breakfast was supposed to open at 6 am which it did but the cook didn't cook the eggs and bacon or anything hot until 6:30 which is ...

          Quijote Hotel CA $106
          Reviewed on Jan. 24, 2020
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          Quijote Hotel

          Quijote Hotel

          Gobernador Gregores 1191, El Calafate, Santa Cruz
             
            4.0 of 5
            3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

            Great convenient quiet location a block from the main street. Lots of restaurants nearby. Comfortable rooms, nice breakfast, very helpful front desk staff.

            Hotel Kalken CA $69
            Reviewed on Jan. 10, 2020
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            Hotel Kalken

            Hotel Kalken

            Teniente Valentin Feilberg 119, El Calafate, Santa Cruz
               
              4.0 of 5
              3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

              El Calafate is a great location. The hotel is in the centre, nice location.

              Lagos Del Calafate CA $138
              Reviewed on Feb. 4, 2020
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              Lagos Del Calafate

              Lagos Del Calafate

              Calle 998, Numbero 50, El Calafate, Santa Cruz
                 
                4.1 of 5
                4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                It’s located in a nice, quiet part of town with nice views. The rooms are nice and spacious. The restaurant has very good food

                Design Suites Calafate CA $202
                Reviewed on Dec. 25, 2019
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                Design Suites Calafate

                Design Suites Calafate

                Calle 598 Nº 190, Playa Lago Argentino, El Calafate, Santa Cruz
                   
                  4.1 of 5
                  4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                  Very nice view from the hotel, good property but it is showing its age. Dining is limited but good food and reasonable prices. Staff is great (helpful and friendly). Quick taxi ride to town.

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