Estancia Cristina, Estancia Cristina
|Margen Norte del Lago Argentino, 9405, Estancia Cristina, Santa Cruz, Patagonia, ARGENTINA.|
Description: Estancia CristinaHidden in the heart of the Los Glaciares National Park, Estancia Cristina is a small boutique lodge offering luxury all-inclusive accommodation and a fabulous range of activities in an idyllic, secluded setting.
Estancia Cristina's privileged location means that it is ideal for visiting this spectacular region, only accessible by boat from Punta Bandera. The Estancia provides accommodation in twenty comfortable rooms distributed in five lodges. Each room has been cosily decorated with warm, rustic elements, including natural timber flooring and ceilings, traditional fabrics and comfortable furnishings. Accommodation programmes include round-trip transportation to Punta Bandera Port (from hotels in El Calafate and/or the airport), admission fee to Los Glaciares National Park, ferry transfers from Punta Bandera docks to the western point of the glacier and the Estancia, all meals and a magnificent range of activities. These include 4X4 expeditions, hiking, horse riding and fishing. The estancia also offers an extensive range of excursions to all points in the national park, including the Upsala glaciar, sailings through icebergs, and many other options.
Estancia Cristina also offers fine regional cuisine based on meticulously selected local and regional produce. Patagonian lamb, fresh vegetables and home-made breads are among the favourites at the restaurant, and guests can also expect an excellent selection of wines from all the regions of Argentina.
Type of rooms: Estancia CristinaSuperior Double Room:
A cosy room with views of the scenery, parquet floors, heating and a private bathroom with a shower. One large double bed. Room size 31 sq m.
There are king and twin beded rooms (which can be converted into king too).
A maximun of 5 triple rooms (out of the total of 20 rooms).
Additional information: Estancia Cristina
There are 2 common areas for guest to have breakfast, lunch, tea and dinner:
Octógono area with wifi service available for free
El Quincho (for dinner time only)
All inclusive rates include transfers from El Calafate airport or hotels to Punta Bandera port and sea shuttle to the lodge.
DEPOSIT: Total payment is required before the check in date.
Cancelation up to 45 days before the check in date, no penalty (only banking expenses will be charge if there are any).
Cancelation between 44 and 30 days before the check in date, penalty of 30% of the total amount.
Cancelation between 29 and 15 before the check in date, penalty of 60% of the total amount.
Cancelation requested 15 days or less before the check in date, penalty of 100% of the total amount.
Check in time 2pm.
Check out time 10am
Departure from Puerto Punta Banderas 8:30am (daily)
Departure from Estancia Cristina 5:30pm (daily)
Pick up from the hotel in El Calafate starts at 7:00am
IMPORTANT: Guest needs to stay lodged, the previous and post nights to their stay in Estancia Cristina - in El Calafate village to connect with the boat schedule.
The check out day, activities and meals are available up to the departure time of the boat.
El Calafate city: 50km from the port
El Calafate Airport (FTE) Located 70kms from the port.
Up to 2 years old free of charge.
From 3 to 5 years old of 50% charge.
From 6 to 11 years old 70% of charge.
Older than 12 years old is considered/charged as an adult.
Number of rooms: 20
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1914/2006/2011.
Period of closure: in winter months (from May to September).
Languages spoken: Spanish, English.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard
Nearest airport: Comandante Armando Tola International Airport