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Alto Atacama Desert Lodge & Spa

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Travellers' Choice 2019 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Alto Atacama is located in the fertile Catarpe valley, just 3 kilometers away from the San Pedro plaza. Our total area is 3.5 hectares, with a park area of 2 hectares. The Hotel has 42 spacious rooms and state of the art facilities including an award-winning spa, business center, hot tub, wooden decks with 6 swimming pools and we offer more than 25 excursions to get a closer look at the Atacama.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Adult pool
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
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Accessible rooms
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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What more can I say? This hotel was for us perfect in every way: the rooms, service, food and excursions, and all without being in any way stuffy. And I haven't even mentioned the best massage I've ever had! Thanks to all the staff and guides for a wonderful few days in this
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Our first time in the Atacama, and we were lucky enough to spend a few days at The Alto Atacama. We were really impressed. A great place to base yourself and do some activities and excursions on a fully inclusive basis. The hotel was well managed with attentive staff and a good
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More choices on the menu. A/C. Tours and guides was great. Hotel manager was excellent. They need to update vans the GMC were old and had over 300k. The to go lunch boxes were not good. Setting was very nice with good viewsIt was great to see the animals on our way to our
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Fantastic staff make this hotel a wonderful experience! Firstclass restaurant meals and beautiful rooms . The hotel is designed using local style andblends into the stunning surroundings. Superb spa and massage centre with pools and bar.
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The Alto Atacama (AA) is a great gateway to the astonishing Atacama desert. Despite it's remote location the AA offers travellers a luxury experience and largely delivers. The property is well located just outside San Pedro, provides a wide range of excellent excursions suitable
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Hi, although it will be winter it will still be pleasant to be honest. During the day it can be like 23-23C which is perfect but you’ll need to wrap up during the evening. You’ll still enjoy it, 100%!
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It's all flat and only 3km into the village. The hikes and day trips though are stunning, I would absolutely recommend the Alto Atacama.
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Hello! thanks for contacting us. Regarding dailly activivities, you can choose 01 Full day or 02 Half Day excursion per each day os stay. Depending on how good you react to altitude. We have more than 30 different excursions that you can pick , bur we make sure to advice you before and choose a proper combination ( always taking into consideration health and climate conditions.) Best Regards, Alto Atacama Team
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Dear Tammy, Thanks for writting us. Regarding your question for money exchange, we do not provide that service al the Hotel, neither have ATMs machines at the reception, but we can take you to San Pedro Village in case you need to withdraw money for any purpose. Best Regards, Ana Fernandez Market Manager Alto Atacama
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During the day you will be hiking, sightseeing so casual, exercise wear is fine...dinner you can change but not dressed up...casual!!! hope this helps
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"Beautiful room with large ceiling fan but still warm at night at the hottest time of the year."
"Heaven on Earth (even though it looks other-worldly!)"
"we booked the Catarpe room but were upgraded to the Tilo suite which has an outdoor shower. Very nice room and good location"
"Rooms ,have no TV ,you dont need it .They are comfortable and spacious ,bathrooms are nice ,all around given the location ,it is excellent ."
"I can't imagine that there is a bad room in the place."
US$978 - US$1 585 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
alto atacama hotel
ChileAntofagasta RegionSan Pedro de Atacama
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