Estancia Cerro Guido
How has this ranch rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Breakfast Available
- Reduced mobility rooms
TripAdvisor Reviews Estancia Cerro Guido Torres del Paine
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... us time to pack up as it is an early start when we leave here tomorrow and time to try and send some blogs - only sometimes have wifi in the lobby here.
The Lodge is all inclusive , the only thing you can spend money on is the gift shop or having a massage - all food, snacks to take on treks, all day drinks, the buses, the park guides, the lectures - all included in the tariff - not sure what that would be though - every thing is first class.
... walk back as we had to walk back until Laguna Amarga (green house after "H") instead of walking back until "H" because the shuttles don't run during off-season. But that was fine for us as we preferred being almost on ourselves during the hike instead of hiking with hundreds of others during high-season (apparently you even have to book the campsites during high-season)!
... on, the weather was amazing. We hiked up through the valley for two hours to Chileno. As we walked into the refugio (hut) we explained the situation and requested a camping site at no charge as we were merely requesting to transfer our booking. Answer: No. After establishing these guys are working on commission for selling sites the penny dropped but we're still not accepting it. So we pushed and pushed and finally got our way. Thank you. We settled in for the afternoon, played ...
... We stopped for a sandwich and contemplated how much further we had to travel before we reached the peak...Oli went off to check the route and came back with the fantastic news that we were already at the highest point on the trail!! The last 1km was closed due to the snow and whilst our climb on day one was on a closed trail this one was completely blocked off. After our scenic lunch we head back down to Camp Italiano....just another 3.5 hours! At this point my ...
... After an hour or two we arrived at another Refugio where it seemed most other people were spending the night. After a quick pit stop we walked on past the Refugio and continued on the trail which turned in to forest. There was still snow in the forest from the previous days and walking through the trees was so enchanting.
Further on we trekked and as we climbed higher the trees became smaller, the same height as us, and almost ...