Hotel del Glaciar Libertador

Self Rated: 2.0 out of 5
Avenida Libertador 587, El Calafate, 9405, Argentina
4.1 out of 5 rating 130 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.1
Property Details

Property Location

A stay at Hotel del Glaciar Libertador places you in the heart of El Calafate, steps from Plaza de los Pioneros and 5 minutes by foot from Santa Teresita del Nino Jesus Church. This hostel is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Argentinian Museum of Toys and 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Gnome Village.


Treat yourself to a stay in one of the 39 guestrooms, featuring heated floors. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Conveniences include safes and blackout drapes/curtains, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and tour/ticket assistance.


Enjoy a meal at the restaurant or snacks in the hostel's coffee shop/café. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary continental breakfast is included.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a computer station, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours).


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Plaza de los Pioneros - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Santa Teresita del Nino Jesus Church - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Argentinian Museum of Toys - 0.6 km / 0.3 mi
Gnome Village - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Anfiteatro Del Bosque - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
El Calafate Historical Interpretation Center - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Calafate History Exhibition Hall - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
El Calafate Regional Museum - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Laguna Nimez - 2 km / 1.2 mi
Bahia Redonda - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Lake Argentino - 3.3 km / 2 mi
Glaciarium - 8.4 km / 5.2 mi
Walichu Caves - 9.3 km / 5.8 mi
Lonesome Island - 10.2 km / 6.3 mi
Puerto Irma Ruines - 12.8 km / 7.9 mi

The preferred airport for Hotel del Glaciar Libertador is El Calafate (FTE-Comandante Armando Tola Intl.) - 20 km / 12.4 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

  • No onsite parking is available

  • This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

  • Long-term renters welcome

  • Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a first aid kit, and window guards

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

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.
  • One child 5 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

  • Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings, and can be accessed from outside the building via exterior corridors.

  • The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines.

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.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ARS 1200 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ARS 1200 (one-way)

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

  • -Snack bar/deli
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Garden
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Restaurant
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Computer station
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Wheelchair accessible – no