Welcome to Posada El Barranco!

ur cabins have a large park and covered barbecue area with splendid views of the valley. One unit with capacity for four passengers with a double bed and two single beds and two units for two passengers with a double bed.

Also check out our inn with rooms with private bathroom and breakfast.

We pride ourselves on taking excellent care of our guests and making them feel at home from the moment they walk through our door. We will do what is necessary to serve your needs in the best possible way.
You just have to enjoy yourself, we take care of the rest!
Welcome to this far away place.

Check out what our guests say!


3 cabins for 2 and 4 guests.

Free WIFI.

Breakfast included.

Radiator heating.

Large garden with a covered barbecue area.

A few steps away from the head of trails.

Posada El Barranco Cabins

Our cabins are fully equipped, all have a full kitchen with refrigerator and microwave, Wifi service, satellite TV (DirectV), safe and hairdryer.


We are conveniently located in the heart of El Chaltén, a few meters from the start of the traditional trails and also from the best bars and restaurants in the area.


Fully equipped kitchen with refrigerator, oven and gas burners, microwave, coffee maker and electric kettle. Bathrooms with shower and bidet, hair dryer, towels, toilet paper.

Covered barbecue

Covered and heated barbecue with utensils, countertop with sink, table and stools.


The cabins have breakfast at the inn during high season. In low season a tray with everything included in breakfast will be available every day in the cabin.


At our inn you can receive information about the trails in the park, the many activities you can do in the town and also the best places to eat and enjoy.

Reception attended 24 hours a day.

Guest laundry service.

At the reception you can hire all the excursions you want to take during your stay, whether they are activities in the town and its surroundings as well as tickets to continue your trip.

CCheck out our inn with rooms with private bathroom and breakfast!

What our guests say


Check In: from 1:00 p.m.

Check Out: until 10:00 a.m.

Late check-out: 5:00 p.m.

No smoking: smoke-free environments.

No pets allowed.

Children of all ages are welcome.


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45, Street #2 (intersection with Lionel Terray Street) - El Chaltén - Santa Cruz province - Argentine Patagonia

Distance from the entrance to El Chaltén: 1200 m.

Distance from Comandante Armando Tola International Airport (El Calafate) to El Chaltén: 200 Km (2.5 hours by car or bus).

How to get

If you come by car, take route 3 out of El Calafate and heading to Rio Gallegos. When you arrive at the intersection with route 40, turn left (north) and follow that same road until the intersection with route 23 where you will also turn left

(west). Halfway to the town, you will find the historical Parador La Leona, where you can stop to stretch your legs and have a coffee. If you come by bus, you can take one of the three daily buses (depending on the season) that connect

El Calafate to El Chalten. If you would like to arrive in El Chalten directly from the airport without stopping in El Calafate, several companies offer a transfer service directly from the airport to the hotels here in El Chalten.

Useful information

Argentina, the country

Official language: Spanish.
National currency: Argentine Peso.
Passport: minimum validity of 6 months.
Visas for tourism: authorized period of stay of is up to 90 days.
Vaccination for foreigners: Yellow Fever Vaccine is mandatory only in case of visiting forested areas of the north and northeast of Argentina, the borders with Brazil and Paraguay at altitudes below 2300 masl, including Iguazu Falls.
It is advisable to take out travel insurance to cover medical expenses abroad, including medical transfer.
Electric network: 220V / 50Hz.

El Chaltén

National Direct Dialing Code: 02962.
International Direct Dialing Code: 0054 2962.
How to get there: land route from El Calafate to 134 Km.
Nearest airport: El Calafate at 125 mi.
Climate in the austral summer: dry, windy and very variable.
Minimum average temperature: 33ºF (-1ºC) on winter.
Maximum average temperature: 59ºF (+15ºC) on summer.

Available services in El Chaltén

ATM (Red Link, Banco Santa Cruz).
Postal Mail: Correo Argentino.
Mobile network: 3G (Movistar and Claro companies).
On Bank.
Fuel: gasoline and diesel.

Services NOT available

Money Exchange agencies.