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Las Balsas

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Tangier, Morocco
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51 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2016

This is an amazing , overwhelming place in front of the lake in a secluded environment. Rooms are small but you forget it facing the view from your bed The spa is great so is the swimming heated pool to swim facing the lake The staff is efficient with gracious simplicity and they have Ignacio a great concierge membr of... More 

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Buenos Aires
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30 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2016

I went there with my husband after a 2 days at the Llao Llao resort and Spa and eventhougth this is an excellent hotel, Las Balsas is absolutely incredible for a couple. I was there when it just opened the hotel almost 30 years ago and eventhougth it has a new owner it still keeps its reputation. The food is... More 

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Georgia
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 9 January 2016

Hotel sits on a spectacular lakeside site with beach and dock. Beautiful wood detail throughout the hotel. Restaurant was always excellent. Staff gave great advice on available local experiences and was invaluable in making my trip enjoyable..

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Sydney, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 8 January 2016

This place is amazing! From the moment you arrive everyone is attentive and the food is out of this world. Dont miss the pool, the view of the lake while relaxing is a must. This is the place to be if you want to relax and forget about the world.

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Sarasota, Florida
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74 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2016

My wife and I had lunch here at recommendation of a friend in Buenos Aires. We were not hotel guests. The outdoor setting is stunning. Food and service were superb. Servers spoke English. We had trout, salad, and soup. Pricey, but reasonable in US dollars compared with similar fine restaurants in North America.

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Thank ddsrq
2 reviews
Reviewed 30 December 2015

Incredibly beautiful, peaceful, private, amazing service, devine food and exceptionally friendly and knowledgable staff. We had the great opportunity to spend Christmas at Las Balsas with my husband and three small children and enjoyed a scenic special evening with live music at sunset, followed by drinks and delicious long dinner. The property was brimming with flowers, and spectacular views. Most... More 

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Oxford
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22 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2015

Wow. This hotel is just great. The staff are fantastic, the location is to die for and the food out of this world. We were greeted with the news that we were being upgraded to a fabulous room with the most amazing views over the lake, a lovely welcome drink and a cheery smile - can't ask for much more.... More 

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London
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27 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 22 December 2015

...and the moment we stepped through the door it felt like home from home. THe place oozes sumptuous elegance and the Manager - who has been there over a dacade - cannot do enough to help. We are staying in the owners suite and the only room we have ever stayed in that compares is on the Kwandwe Reserve in... More 

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New York City, New York
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29 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2015

We are adventure travelers, preferring to spend every possible minute exploring/hiking/paddling. For the first time ever we found ourselves wanting to be at our hotel!! We watched the sun rise over the lake with fresh coffee in bed, enjoyed baskets of pastries and hot food for breakfast, and actually raced home from our hikes to soak in the jacuzzi with... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

What a perfect hotel . From the setting on the perfect lakeside framed by snow topped mountains.to the style and decor which matched our taste completely.To the sweet and helpful staff who look after your every need without being intrusive. To the hot outside pool and spa which are kept in beautiful condition and totally irresistible. What a total treat!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An ample residence on the shore of a peaceful lake that for 20 years has hosted distinguished guests in search of tranquility and relaxation. Inmersed in the natural vastness of the National Park Nahuel Huapi, Las Balsas Gourmet Hotel & Spa posses a unique natural landscape. Since 1995 has been a member of Relais & Chateaux, the prestigious collection of refined hotels and restaurants known for offering its guests and clients singular and unrepeatable experiences. Las Balsas Gourmet Hotel & Spa has three Suites and twelve Standard rooms, through which the essence of the Patagonia can be felt at every moment. Each one decorated differently but with a harmonious feel amongst each detail, inciting a unison between our guests and their natural surroundings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Las Balsas

Address: Bahia Las Balsas S/N, Villa La Angostura 8407, Argentina
Region: Argentina > Patagonia > Province of Neuquen > Villa La Angostura
Price Range: €264 - €717 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Las Balsas 4.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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Also Known As:
Las Balsas Hotel Villa La Angostura
Las Balsas Villa La Angostura
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Villa La Angostura
#3 Business Hotel in Villa La Angostura
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Villa La Angostura
#4 Spa Hotel in Villa La Angostura
#5 Luxury Hotel in Villa La Angostura
#9 Family Hotel in Villa La Angostura
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“They all seem good, some modern, some quaint”
  • Our comfy room, very modern
 of 5 bubbles 435jeffk, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The rooms with a lake view”
 of 5 bubbles 378kimberleyl, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The Tower room is large and charming.”
 of 5 bubbles diane_calhoun, 14 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Don't chose the Amarillo room it's tiny!”
 of 5 bubbles 420yairw, 6 Mar 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are equal”
 of 5 bubbles Tuahin, 18 Jan 2016 | Read review
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