Folk Suites

Self Rated: 2.0 out of 5
311 25 de Mayo, El Calafate, 9405, Argentina
4.0 out of 5 rating 9 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Folk Suites in El Calafate, you'll be within a 10-minute walk of Calafate History Exhibition Hall and Gnome Village. This hostel is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Laguna Nimez and 0.6 mi (1 km) from El Calafate Regional Museum.


Make yourself at home in one of the 20 guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms have showers and hair dryers.


Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. Additional amenities at this hostel include concierge services and barbecue grills.


Grab a bite from the snack bar/deli serving guests of Folk Suites. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. Continental breakfasts are available daily from 6:00 AM to 9:30 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, and luggage storage. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Calafate History Exhibition Hall - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Gnome Village - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
El Calafate Regional Museum - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
El Calafate Historical Interpretation Center - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Argentinian Museum of Toys - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Anfiteatro Del Bosque - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Santa Teresita del Nino Jesus Church - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Laguna Nimez - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Plaza de los Pioneros - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Bahia Redonda - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Lake Argentino - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Glaciarium - 8 km / 5 mi
Lonesome Island - 8.3 km / 5.2 mi
Walichu Caves - 10.9 km / 6.8 mi
Puerto Irma Ruines - 18.4 km / 11.5 mi

The preferred airport for Folk Suites is El Calafate (FTE-Comandante Armando Tola Intl.) - 21.6 km / 13.4 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
If you are planning to arrive after 11:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Children 2 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • The 21% national VAT (value-added tax) is not included in the price, and may be charged at the Hotel upon check-out for all citizens of Argentina. Foreigners on a tourist visa are exempt from this tax. To qualify for a tax exemption, tourists must present a valid passport and pay for the services rendered with a non-Argentine credit card or via bank transfer from another country. This tax exemption does not apply for stays over 90 days. In the case of cancelled bookings, the cancellation penalties paid by the traveler will also be subject to the national VAT (21%).

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: ARS 3 for adults and ARS 3 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ARS 15 per person (roundtrip)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ARS 15 (roundtrip), (up to 12 years old)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free self parking
  • -Snack bar/deli
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Garden
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Concierge services
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Terrace
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Parking (limited spaces)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Lockers available
  • -Bar/lounge - 1
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -No elevator (single level property)