It’s difficult to visit Argentina and not to fall in love with its natural sceneries. They have a hypnotic and captivating effect. If combined with a stay in a remarkable place, it can exceed the traveler’s expectations.
Argentina Resorts: Los Cauquenes Resort & Spa– Ushuaia
Located at the most southern tip of the world, this is the only one of the Argentina Resorts which is exactly at the shores of the Beagle Channel. The views from any of its 54 guestrooms are stunning: you can see the Beagle Channel on one side and the snow-covered peaks of the Andean Cordillera on the other side.
The architecture matches with the End of the World’s atmosphere: environmentally friendly, built in lenga wood and stone. The hotel is member of The Small Luxury Hotels of the World, Virtuoso, and Le Clef of Le Clef d’Or Concierges: the attention to every detail and the personalized service are present at any moment.
The gastronomic experiences put the hotel among the best Argentina Resorts, not only because of its restaurant, but also for the outdoor experiences with magical surroundings. The experience of having dinner on the Akawaia – its exclusive yacht – while navigating on the beagle channel is something that no visitor should miss.
Argentina Resorts: LlaoLlaoHotel Resort – Bariloche
Right on the hill between the Lakes Moreno and Nahuel Huapi, and surrounded by the majestic Lopez, Capilla, and Tronador mounts, LlaoLLao stands as one of the most epic Argentina Resorts. Here, the combination between nature, comfort, and leisure is reflected in the remarkable quality of its natural scenery, health programs, and magnificent 18 holes Golf course.
The hotel counts with 168 guestrooms exquisitely decorated and with great views. The Spa & Health Club offers revitalizing treatments for people who mind their body and want to rest thanks to in-door activities and a heated swimming pool. The options for outdoor activities are uncountable: golf, rafting, mountain biking, trekking, and skiing on the Cathedral Hill, fishing, and many others.
This is also a great place for events and conventions with six splendid meeting rooms perfectly equipped. Furthermore, it counts with the Café Patagonia –a cozy place decorated with wood and stunning views, a lobby bar with a great variety of cocktails, a Winter Garden, and Club House where you can enjoy delicious cakes.
Argentina Resorts: EOLO – Patagonia’s Spirit – Relais & Chateaux – El Calafate
This hotel is right at the heart of the Steppe, where you can feel the spirit of Patagonia: indigenous roots, European pioneer’s experiences, Criollo settlers, adventurers of all over the world, amazing animals such as Pumas and Condors, and overall, the greatness of the Glaciers.
The lodge is located 30 minutes away from El Calafate, on the way to Perito Moreno Glacier, within an Estancia of 4.000 hectares, on the outstanding Argentine Patagonian steppe. It’s the most exclusive Lodge in the area, with a staff that clearly loves what they do.
With only 17rooms, it blends the warmth of a house and the Ralais Chateaux style in a way like any other Argentine Resorts. The furniture and decoration of its rooms and common areas carefully chosen are unique. The views from all the different sides are just amazing: huge windows, telescopes, and inspiring books that invite you to slow down and live the soul of the most remote Patagonia. Sometimes, it’s even possible to see Torres del Paine!
The gastronomy is in the hands of an experienced Chef, who has learned how to bring together the regional products and the international cuisine: an exquisite offer that fuses the taste of European immigrant foods with native Patagonian flavors.
Argentina Resorts: Casa de Uco Vineyards & Wine Resort – Mendoza
This is the result of a dream inspired by the exceptional natural resources in Mendoza, home to the best Malbec in the world. The Wine Resort is on an estate of 320 hectares in the heart of the Uco Valley. Surrounded by vineyards at the foot of the Andean Cordillera, the guests are invited to participate in the experience of the millenary wine culture in an impressive structure inspired by the geography of the land and its natural surroundings.
The Lodge has 7 rooms and 9 suites, all of them overlooking the landscape. The gastronomy is based on the use of local and seasonal products, preferably organic, with an international touch that doesn´t change the genuine essence of the Valley.
During the stay, the guests will be able to combine the culinary experience with a pool of exciting activities, such as horseback riding, biking, or doing trekking along different trails. Each one of the Argentina Resorts has its own magic touch, and this one involves the myth that surrounds the wine world.
Argentina Resorts: Puerto Valle Hotel de Esteros – Iberá Wetlands
Established originally in 1868 for cattle-raising purposes, Estancia Puerto Valle is part of an Estate that reaches inside a reserve right next to the wetlands border. The surrounding natural environment is just outstanding: the wetlands is home to caimans, capybaras, pampa deers, marshland deers, neotropical otters (lobitos de río) and many other species, which can be observed most of the time at a close distance.
The natural atmosphere is combined with a strong cultural heritage showed through the local gaucho’s tradition, just like in just a few of the Argentina Resorts. The gastronomy highlights the local recipes, including ingredients such as river fish and tropical and citrus fruits.
The activities at the lagoon are remarkable, with the special touch that only the local experts can provide. Sailing on a boat, contemplating the sunset and tasting some delicatessen from Corrientes while drinking mate are just a few examples of the sort of experiences that the guests are able to enjoy in this incredible place.
The hotel is around 50 km from Posadas and 350 km from Iguazu, which makes it easy to combine with the trip with a visit to the Iguazu Falls.