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10 Best Hotels in Argentina

The Best Hotels in Argentina

Argentina is the eighth largest country in the world, and the second largest nation in South America. Argentina’s landscapes range from the glaciers of Tierra del Fuego to the rainforests of Iguazu.

Through our travels, we’ve become familiar with hundreds of hotels, estancias, and lodges throughout Argentina’s diverse regions.

These 10 hotels stand out for their locations, services, originality, and welcoming spirit.

Large white main house of Estancia Los Potreros, glowing in the morning light, shaded by trees

Estancia Los Potreros is a family-owned, 600-acre ranch is the rolling sierra outside Cordoba city.  The estancia dates back to the 16th century and has been farmed by the Anglo-Argentine Begg family for more than a century.

Los Potreros offers solitude, peace, and luxury of experience.  The main house is filled with warmth and charm.  The guest rooms are rustic, cozy, and unfussy, with accommodation for a maximum of 12 guests.

People on a private horseback tour of an estancia in Cordoba, Argentina.

Meals at Estancia Los Potreros are served at a family table, with fresh bread and vegetables, grass-fed beef, and local wines.

The horses and riding guides here are unmatched, with options for all skill levels.  Owners Louisa and Kevin Begg make it a point to have each guest riding every day.

Guests can also observe gaucho horse-training techniques, visit nearby waterfalls, and learn the essentials of Argentine cooking.  Los Potreros is an example of the axiom: properties with heart have friendly dogs.

White lodge at El Pedral Patagonia, with red-brown accents, and a unique pointed conical-roofed tower. Surrounded by scrubby green vegetation of Patagonia

El Pedral is an Argentinian boutique hotel contained within a working sheep ranch (estancia) in the Chubut province. The surrounding Patagonian Steppe stretches hundreds of miles from the Andes to the Atlantic., with El Pedral resting at the eastern end of it’s expanse.

On the eastern reaches of the estancia’s land, you’ll find eastern tip of Mermaid Point, otherwise-known as Punta Ninfas.

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A seasonal home to Magellanic penguins, sea lions and elephant seals, Punta Ninfas’ pebbly shores are protected by UNESCO as a World Biosphere Reserve.

The guest house at El Pedral consists of the Arbeletche family home (completed in 1923), alongside two neighboring row houses with four rooms each.

In the main house, you’ll find the hotel’s dining room, kitchen, sunroom, lounge, and one additional guest room.

Just a short walk from the main house, El Pedral’s “quincho” is equipped with a ping pong table, pool, foosball table, and an outdoor barbecue area.

Antique record player on a wooden table with two empty wine bottles in the dining room at El Pedral, backed by a wooden table and window with mustard yellow curtains

Rooms at this hotel lack security boxes, and room keys are left in the main house while you’re away.  The property is powered by a combination of solar panels, windmills and a generator. Lights go out at 10:30PM and come on at 7:30AM.

Cell service is difficult to find. Rooms at El Pedral do not have television. Wi-Fi is available only in the main house, and the connection is slow.

This Argentinian boutique hotel was designed as a place to slow down and unwind.

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8. Tipiliuke

This nine-room county lodge is located in northern Argentine Patagonia, tucked into a beech grove in the heart of a 50,000-acre working cattle ranch—Cerro de los Pinos—founded in 1909.

Gauchos still work the land here today, as their families have for three generations. The Chimehuin and Quilquihue rivers frame the Tipiliuke property with 17 miles of frontage; their crystal-clear waters are renowned for trout pools—home to monstrous browns up to 30 inches.

A fly fishermans spinner - Focus on spinner and line in gloved hand with picturesque lake in background

Guides, gear, and drift boats are available for any level of expertise; even beginners can hit it big here. Tipiliuke also offers Riding, biking, hiking, and wing shooting excursions.

This Argentinian hotel features:

  • Indoor and Outdoor Dining Areas
  • Wood-Fired Sauna
  • Massage Room
  • Honor Bar
  • Fireplace
  • Lounge

Tipiliuke’s nine cozy guest rooms are furnished with artisanal textiles, ceiling fans, and radiant heat.  Wi-Fi is available throughout the lodge as well as at the outdoor sitting areas.

Located just outside of Salta, House of Jasmines is surrounded by gardens, pasture, and sunflowers. This Argentine hotel was once the country estate of American actor Robert Duvall.

Guests arrive by a eucalyptus-lined driveway to the century-old mansion house. The main house is constructed in the Spanish colonial style, with whitewashed walls and a red-tiled roof. Inside, hotel guests can enjoy the lounge, bar, restaurant, fireplace

Elegant lounge and bar area outfitted with white and tan furniture and a victorian feel. Found in the House of Jasmines, a luxury boutique hotel in Salta, Argentina

Large trees shade House of Jasmines’ outdoor dining space. The swimming pool and gardens look out on fields and the distant Andes Mountains.  Massage services are available.

Each of this Argentinian hotel’s 14 guest rooms features tiled or hardwood floors and artisanal textiles.

In-room amenities include radiant heat, air-conditioning, television, security box, hair dryer, mini-bar, robe, slippers, and Wi-Fi.

The vineyards of Argentina Luxury boutique hotel House of Jasmines, backed by the majestic Andes mountains

6. Alvear Icon Hotel

Alvear Icon Hotel, in Buenos Aires, offers cosmopolitan luxury and comfort. Alvear Icon Hotel is a member of Leading Hotels of the World — a community of independent luxury hotels dedicated to superior service.

The newest addition to the Alvear family of hotels, Alvear Icon is a high-rise hotel with clean, modern lines. Sharing the same spirit and attention to service as the Alvear Palace, the Icon is a showcase for the Sutton family’s contemporary art collection.

Located in the upscale, metropolitan neighborhood of Puerto Madero, Alvear Icon is flanked by parks, the historic waterfront, pedestrian streets, shops, and cafes.

On property, guests of Alvear Icon can enjoy:

  • Swimming Pool
  • Wine Cellar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Rooftop
  • Spa

The 159 guestrooms and suites feature warm fabrics, natural woods, Carrara marble bathrooms, and double-glazed windows.

In-room amenities: security box, television, turndown service, hair dryer, robes, slippers, mini-bar, and Wi-Fi.

Two couples enjoying a picnic in the vineyard at Casa de Uco, one man leaning on a horse, the others sitting at a table with wine glasses. Tree lit by sun shading the table.

Casa de Uco is a boutique wine lodge located in the Uco Valley, 90 minutes by road from the Mendoza airport, near the  foothills of the Andes.

The ambitious Argentine hotel is surrounded by a 320-hectare estate featuring a winery, swimming pool, tennis court, pond, and picnic areas.

Loaner bicycles are available, and horseback riding can be arranged.

Luxurious bed under a painting in a room at Casa de Uco, one of the best hotels in Argentina

Inside, guests of Casa de Uco can enjoy the restaurant and wine bar, fitness room, spa, sauna, and game room.

This hotel’s 16 guest rooms and villas are finished in local wood, stone, and traditional textiles.

In-room amenities include:

  • Security Box
  • Hair Dryer
  • Television
  • Mini-Bar
  • Robes

Wi-Fi is available throughout the lodge.

4. The Vines of Mendoza

Main lodge at The Vines Argentina, photographed over l-shaped pool lined with lounge chairs

A short drive from Casa de Uco, The Vines is one of the best wine lodges in Argentina, and among our favorites in South America.

This Mendoza region boutique hotel is surrounded by vineyards, which are under cultivation by more than 130 small-batch winemakers.

The main building at The Vines houses the Siete Fuegos Restaurant (by famed Argentine chef Francis Mallmann), a lounge, fireplace, wine bar, outdoor swimming pool, and sundeck.

Nearby is one of South America’s best hotel gyms–an elevated glass rectangle looking out on the vineyards and the Andes.

This Argentinian hotel’s 21 spacious villas have a contemporary finish, featuring panoramic windows, natural stone, terraces and lounge chairs.

In-room amenities include security box, robes, slippers, and hairdryer.  Wi-Fi is available in the main building and the guestrooms. The Vines is a member of Leading Hotels of the World.

Guests of The Vines can enjoy winery tours and tastings, or create their own wine blends. Picnics, bicycle rides, fly fishing, and horseback excursions can be arranged.

In-room massages are available for an additional fee.

Pink and purple sunset over the Andes mountains as seen from the pool of The Vines, a luxury boutique hotel in Argentina

3. Colome

Another one of our favorite wine lodges in Argentina is Estancia Colome, located near the high-desert town of Molinos—a five-hour drive from Salta.

This boutique hotel is located at nearly 8,000 feet above sea level. The Colome wine estate surrounds the lodge, wrapping it in more than 25 acres of Malbec vines and lavender.

The Colome wine lodge is constructed in the Spanish Colonial style, with candle-lit covered porches, adobe-hued walls, and red-tiled roof.

Among the hotel’s amenities are:

  • Outdoor Heated Swimming Pool
  • Billiards Room
  • Desert Garden
  • Fitness Center
  • Tennis Court
  • Sundeck

Guests of the hotel can also enjoy winery tours, hikes, and use of bicycles.

The nine guest suites at Colome feature natural wood, leather armchairs, artisanal textiles, double vanities, separate shower and bath.

Guestrooms at Estancia Colome do not have televisions. Wi-Fi is available in the lodge’s public spaces.

A bushel of Malbec grapes, grown in the popular Argentinian wine region of Mendoza.

Adjacent to the main house is the James Turrell Museum. Opened in 2009 by collectors Ursula and Donald Hess, this museum is dedicated to the work of Mr. Turrell—one of the world’s most renowned contemporary artists.

His work focused on light and space, and the museum is a collection of rooms exploring dimension, depth, light, and color.

Shoes are removed, and guests enter the exhibits. For many visitors, the impression is lasting and powerful.

2. Eolo Patagonia’s Spirit

Private ranch land of EOLO Patagonia, a large golden field surrounding the luxury hotel with the mountains of Patagonia in the background

Eolo is a 17-room Relais & Chateaux lodge overlooking the Patagonian Steppe, with distant glimpses of ice-blue of Lago Argentino.

Tucked into a hillside on Estancia Alice, a 4,000-hectare private ranch, Eolo rests roughly half way between the gateway city of El Calafate and Los Glaciares National Park—the location of the Perito Moreno Glacier.

Eolo is a place of profound peace. Outside, the wind carries the sound of lowing cattle and the plaintive calls of lonely birds.

Expansive living room of an accommodation at EOLO Argentina, a luxury hotel in Patagonia

Food is a highlight at Eolo; most guests choose the full-board option, with meals and select beverages included.

Among the hotel’s amenities are a hot tub, bar, library, lounge, restaurant, bicycles, and video library. Massages and riding tours are available for an additional fee.

In room amenities include a security box, hair dryer, minibar, robes, slippers, and Wi-Fi.

1. Awasi Iguazu

For active adventure seekers, Awasi Iguazu may be the best hotel in Argentina.

This Relais & Chateaux lodge is located within a private Atlantic Rainforest reserve, approximately 30 minutes by car from the Iguazu National Park gate.

Each of the 14 villas at this Argentinian luxury lodge is surrounded by jungle foliage, and each has its own plunge pool and sundeck.

Two white loungers behind a private plunge pool overlooking the rainforest at Awasi Iguazu luxury Argentina lodge

Other in-room amenities at Awasi include:

  • Ambient-Temperature Plunge Pool
  • Mini-Bar
  • Sundeck
  • Slippers
  • Bathtub
  • Robes
  • Wi-Fi

In-room massages can be arranged for an additional fee.

King bed with luxury linens in upstairs bedroom of private villa at Awasi Iguazu, surrounded by bamboo furniture and flanked by large window overlooking the jungle

Privately-guided, tailor-made touring is also included.  Upon arrival, you’ll meet with your guides to choose your excursions.

Guests can choose from one full-day (approximately 6 to 8 hours) or two half-day (2 to 4 hours) excursions per day.  Airport transfers to either airport (IGR or IGU) are also included.

Advance visas are required for entrance to Brazil.

Woman in white shirt and brown pants standing at the rocky edge of a jade colored pool, admiring a large waterfall near the Awasi luxury Lodge at Iguazu Falls, Argentina

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Awasi Patagonia

AWASI PATAGONIA

Nestled into a forested hillside on a private reserve, Awasi Patagonia is our favorite hotel in Chile and faces the Torres del Paine National Park, Lake Sarmiento, and the wild Patagonian Steppe in the Chilean Patagonia. Vistas, pastures, forests, mountains and lakes abound, offering guests unprecedented passage into a wild and remote wilderness.

This southernmost Relais & Chateaux lodge provides guests with a private guide and four-wheel drive vehicle allowing them to explore the 15,000-acre private nature reserve as they choose, and at their own pace.

Awasi Patagonia’s 14 villas are adorned with fireplaces, hot tubs, and luxury linens, each providing a minimum of 860 square feet of living space.

Food is another highlight — executive Chef Matías Crosta creates seasonal meals, made to order. Meals and privately guided excursions are included.

Lodge amenities include a restaurant, open bar for select alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, library, lounge, and a menu of privately guided excursions.

AWASI PATAGONIA LOCATION

Awasi Patagonia’s 14 private villas are positioned on a private reserve facing the Torres del Paine National Park in Southern Chile. This 15,000-acre private reserve is home to foxes, horses, sheep, glacier-walking, biking, kayaking and more.

The Villas are positioned to ensure the utmost privacy and offer pristine views of surrounding forests, Lake Sarmiento and the pampas (grasslands) in Torres del Paine.

AWASI PATAGONIA ACCOMADATIONS

Inspired by the style of classic Patagonian shelters and ranching outposts, these 12 villas (one with two suites) are wood-paneled from floor-to-ceiling with large windows opening to views of the forest reserve. Surrounded by lenga and nirre trees, these villas are sheltered from the Patagonian winds.

Each villa has a hot tub, wood burning stove, living room, fireplaces, separate baths and showers, bathrobes, slippers, security box, and minibar.

Some services can be arranged for an additional cost (e.g. massage, fly-fishing, laundry). Premium beverages carry an additional charge. Room service is available. Rooms do not have televisions. Internet service is remote in this part of the Patagonia — the main lodge has the best Wi-Fi access.


Private Villas

  • These 13 villas are 800 square feet each and located about 160-1200 feet from the main lodge
  • Each room has a king-size bed or two double beds
  • A small vehicle transportation system is available to travel between villas and common areas
  • Each room has a striking view of the Torres Del Paine National Park

Master Villa

  • The master villa is 1500 square feet featuring a master bedroom with a king-size bed and a master bath
  • The second bedroom has two twins and bathroom with shower
  • The villa also has a wood burning stove and open-air hot tub

AWASI PATAGONIA DINING

Seasoned Chef Matias Crosta describes his ingredients as seasonal, fresh, sophisticated and all are picked from the kitchen garden. Each dish is handcrafted to fit each individual need.

PRIVATE EXCURSIONS

Continuing Awasi’s tradition of excellence in hospitality, Awasi Patagonia is the only property in the region to provide a 100% tailor-made experience. Each villa includes a dedicated professional guide where guests can choose from a complete menu of excursions, without the inevitable compromises of group-basis touring.

A 4×4 vehicle and a private guide design the excursions that best suit guests’ preferences and interests. They can may choose between full-day excursions with lunch included (from 4 to 6 hrs.) or two half-day excursions (between 2 and 5 hrs.) returning to have lunch at Awasi between both excursions.

At the time of reservation, a personal reservations assistant will be in charge of coordinating the details of your trip to Chilean Patagonia, taking your interests and expectations into account.

Awasi Puma Foundation

Because Awasi Patagonia borders the Torres del Paine National Park, which is home to hundreds of indigenous species of flora and fauna, they decided to launch the Awasi Puma foundation.

Awasi Patagonia expanded its private reserve from 1,400 to 11,000 acres by renting a sheep farming estancia and transforming it into an area aimed to protect the puma population in and around Torres del Paine National Park. They are working with scientists and researchers to gather information about behavioral patterns of these species.

The purpose of this protected area is to limit the amount of land dedicated to sheep farming, allowing the grasslands and shrubs to regrow after years of over-grazing, and leaving the area uninhabited and open for the return of its rightful inhabitants: guanacos, pumas, condors and many other species.

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Awasi Atacama

AWASI ATACAMA

Located in the ancient oasis town of San Pedro de Atacama, Awasi Atacama is an intimate Relais & Chateaux lodge with 12 adobe suites. This is one of our favorite hotels in Chile.

Each guest room is assigned a private guide and four-wheel drive vehicle; guests can explore the region as they choose, and at their own pace.

Lodge amenities include a swimming pool, open air restaurant, bar, and lounge and a menu of privately guided excursions. However, riding is not offered at Awasi Atacama because horses are not native to the Atacama and they have an adverse effect on the landscape.

Some services can be arranged for an additional cost: massages, ballooning and laundry. Premium beverages carry an additional charge.

AWASI ATACAMA LOCATION

Located in northern Chile, Awasi Atacama is hidden in the Atacama Desert, one of driest places on earth. The population is full of descendants from the first inhabitants of the region, Atacamenos and European colonists, with a Chilean and Quechua influence.

This intimate hotel located in the town of San Pedro is surrounded by a variety of landscapes, everything from deserts to salt flats to volcanoes.

Just 13 miles west of San Pedro is the The Valle de la Luna in the nearby Los Flamencos National Reserve. This area is home to striking rock formations with a variety of color and texture, similar to the surface of the moon.

AWASI ATACAMA ACCOMADATIONS

This small hotel is secluded in a striking setting and has been designed to seamlessly blend into the local culture and environment of San Pedro.

Inspired by pre-Inca ruins, Awasi Atacama’s adobe buildings are constructed in a way that attaches guests to the culture and landscape of the Atacama Desert.

Hidden behind an ancient adobe wall, the 12 round adobe suites are meant to afford visitors the utmost privacy and relaxation. Guests can enjoy private patios, tall trees providing natural shade and open-air communal areas to gather in.

Each suite is fitted with a patio, solarium, outdoor and indoor showers, large living areas, a desk, armchair and walk in wardrobe.

Every room also has air conditioning, bathrobes, slippers, security box, and Wi-Fi. There are no TVs.

Round Suites

  • Each of the 2 Round Rooms are 480 square feet and accommodate 2 guests with either a king, queen, or 2 twin beds
  • The rooms are outfitted with a private patio, outdoor shower, and bathroom with a shower
  • The 10 Superior Round Suites are 750 square feet and can accommodate 2 guests with a king or 2 twins beds
  • These too have a private patio, outdoor shower, bathtub and separate shower

AWASI ATACAMA DINING

A sensory culinary experience is headed by Chef Juan Pablo Mardones who cooks with the best local ingredients.

Each guest can customize their meal based on personal preferences, but the aim of Awasi Atacama is to bring a taste of the desert to the plates of their guests. A highlight is the open-air restaurant which serves unique Andean cuisine.

An open bar of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages is also available with a selection of some of the finest Chilean wines.

PRIVATE EXCURSIONS

A 4×4 vehicle and a private guide design the excursions that best suit guests’ preferences and interests. Guests may choose between full-day excursions with lunch included (from 4 to 6 hrs.) or two half-day excursions (between 2 and 5 hrs.) returning to have lunch at Awasi between both excursions.

At the moment of the reservation, a personal reservations assistant will be assigned to guests in order to coordinate a trip to Atacama and organize personal preferences and requirements. Among the many attractions are geysers, valleys, canyons, petroglyphs, flamingos, and giant cacti.

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Bahia Vik

BAHIA VIK RETREAT

Bahia Vik is a beachfront retreat in the town of Jose Ignacio, on Uruguay’s eastern shore. The project embraces the landscape of Playa Mansa; the unique bungalows are tucked in among the dunes, and the main house addresses the sea.

The flow between indoor and outdoor spaces is seamless here: large windows, sea-view terraces, and reflecting pools.

Large Bahia Vik luxury lodge on a clear blue lake in Uruguay under clear moonlit sky.

Bahia Vik’s concierge service is staffed 24 hours a day to assist guests with restaurant suggestions, tours and any other requests. The hotel has complimentary WiFi and internet throughout the main building and bungalows.

Bahia Vik is just a 45-50 minute drive from Punta del Este’s international airport, and 15 minutes by car from sister property, Estancia Vik.

BAHIA VIK LOCATION

Bahia Vik is located on the south peninsula of Jose Ignacio, a tiny fishing village with an estimated population of 200, and is fast becoming one of Latin America’s hottest beach destinations. Like Punta del Este, one side of this peninsula has gentle (mansa) waves, while the other (brava) is perfect for surfing.

Walking from one side of town to the other takes about five minutes, including time to pat a cart horse and admire the hand-painted street signs. On the eastern side of the peninsula, the town’s faro (lighthouse) has been guiding ships since 1877.

Exterior lit courtyard of Bahia Vik lined with patio furniture under Uruguay night sky.

After sleeping in, guests in Jose Ignacio can enjoy horseback riding, sailing, and fishing with the locals. Surfing and kite surfing lessons are also available. From July to October, franca whales migrate along the coast here. Toes-in-the-sand restaurants serve grilled fish, rustic pizzas, and juicy casados. Sunsets and stargazing round out most days.

BAHIA VIK ACCOMMODATIONS

As with its sister properties, art is more immersive than decorative at Bahia Vik. Each of the 10 main-house suites and 11 villas features installations by leading Uruguayan and international artists, paired with original furnishings and fixtures.

Each suite has air conditioning, security box (large enough for a laptop), mini-bar, hairdryer, bathrobes, and slippers.  Wi-Fi is available throughout each retreat.

The electric voltage in Uruguay is 220v, should you need an adaptor, guests can inquire at the front desk. There are no televisions in rooms, but there is a game room with TVs and Xbox.


Private Suites

Paulos Suite

  • Main Building – First Floor Suite with king-size bed or 2 twins, 40 sq meters (430 square feet) 
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people.
  • It accommodates one extra bed. It can be connected to Rita Suite.
  • Private Patio. No bathtub.

Rita Suite 

  • Main Building – First Floor Suite with king-size bed or 2 twins, 50 sq meters (538 square meters)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people.
  • It accommodates one extra bed. It can be connected to Paulos Suite.
  • Private Patio. Lateral views to the ocean.

Guerra Suite 

  • Main Building – First Floor Suite with king-size bed or 2 twins, 60 sq meters (645 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed
  • Private Patio, lateral views to the ocean.

 


Lopez Laje Suite 

  • Main Building – First Floor Suite with king-size bed or 2 twins, (592 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed
  • Private Patio, lateral views to the ocean

Pemper Suite 

  • Main Building – First Floor Suite with king-size bed or 2 twins, 60 sq meters (645 square feet) 
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed
  • Private Patio, lateral views to the ocean

Burgo Suite 

  • Main Building – First Floor Suite with king-size bed or 2 twins, 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed
  • No bathtub, outdoors patio
  • Great views of the ocean

Eva Suite 

  • Main Building – Second floor Suite with king-size bed, 60 sq meters (645 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed
  • Private terrace, views to the gardens

Escardo Suite 

  • Main Building – Second floor Suite with king-size bed, 60 sq meters (645 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed.
  • Private terrace, views to the gardens.

Juan Manuel Master Suite 

  • Main Building – Second floor Suite with king-size bed, 60 sq meters (645 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed
  • Private terrace, views to the ocean

Patrone Master Suite 

  • Main Building – Second floor Suite with king-size bed, 60 sq meters (645 square feet) 
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed
  • Private terrace, views to the ocean

Private Bungalows

Duna Bungalow | 3 Independent Suites, not connecting 

Conde Suite 

  • Suite with king-size bed or 2 twins, 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed.
  • Private deck, views to the sand dunes and the ocean

Velazco Suite 

  • Suite with king-size bed or 2 twins with 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed
  • Private deck, views to the sand dunes and the ocean

Sereno Suite 

  • Suite with king-size bed or 2 twins, 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed.
  • Private deck, views to the sand-dunes and the sea.

Zinc Negro Bungalow | 4 Independent Master Suites, not connecting 

Llave Master Suite 

  • Master Suite with king-size bed, 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed.
  • Private deck, views to the swimming pool and the ocean

Isabel Master Suite 

  • Master Suite with king-size bed or 2 twins, 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed
  • Private deck, views to the swimming pool and the ocean

Formas Master Suite 

  • Master Suite with king-size bed, 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed
  • Private deck, views to the swimming pool and the ocean

Mike Master Suite 

  • Master Suite with king-size bed, 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people. It accommodates one extra bed.
  • Private Deck. Views to the swimming pool and the ocean.

Corten Bungalow | 2 Suites and 1 living room, all can be connected 

Pailos Suite

  • Suite with king-size bed or two twins, 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people. It accommodates one extra bed.
  • Private deck. Views to the ocean.

TTG Living Room 

  • Living area with sofas, table and chairs, 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Private deck. Views to the ocean.

Gurvich Suite 

  • Suite with king-size bed or two twins, 40 sq meters, (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people. It accommodates one extra bed.
  • Private Deck. Views to the ocean.

Madera Bungalow | 2 Suites and 1 living room, all can be connected 

Pepe Suite 

  • Suite with king-size bed or two twins, 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people. It accommodates one extra bed.
  • Private deck. Views to the ocean.

Pelayo Living Room 

  • Living area with sofas, table and chairs. 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Private deck. Views to the ocean.

Jose Suite 

  • Suite with king-size bed or two twins, 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people. It accommodates one extra bed.
  • Private deck. Views to the ocean.

Piedra Bungalow | 2 Suites and 1 living room, all can be connected 

Librillo Suite 

  • Suite with king-size bed or two twins with 40 sq meters, (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people. It accommodates one extra bed.
  • Private deck. Views to the ocean.

Sabella Living Room 

  • Living area with sofas, table and chairs. 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Private deck. Views to the ocean

Esmerdiner Suite 

  • Suite with king-size bed or two twins with 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people. It accommodates one extra bed.
  • Private deck. Views to the ocean.

Zinc Marron Bungalow | 2 Suites and 1 living room, all can be connected 

Sandberg Suite 

  • Suite with king-size bed or two twins with 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people. It accommodates one extra bed.
  • Private deck. Views to the ocean.

Verges Living Room 

  • Living area with sofas, table and chairs. 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Private deck. Views to the ocean.

Suave Suite 

  • Suite with king-size bed or two twins with 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people. It accommodates one extra bed.
  • Private deck. Views to the ocean.

Vidrio Bungalow | 2 Suites and 1 Living Room, all can be connected

Surf Suite 

  • Suite with king-size bed or two twins with 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed
  • Private deck, views to the ocean

Arena Living Room 

  • Living area with sofas, table and chairs, 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Private deck, views to the ocean.

Notas Suite 

  • Suite with king-size bed or two twins with 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed
  • Private deck, views to the ocean

Titanio Bungalow | 2 Suites and 1 Living room, all can be connected 

Life Suite 

  • Suite with king-size bed or two twins with 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed
  • Private deck, lateral views to the ocean

Legrand Living Room 

  • Living area with sofas, table and chairs. 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Private deck, views to the ocean

Sana Sana Suite 

  • Suite with king-size bed or two twins with 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed
  • Private deck, Lateral views to the ocean

Adobe Bungalow | 2 Suites and 1 living room, all can be connected 

Lacy Suite 

  • Suite with king-size bed or two twins with 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed
  • Private deck, views to the garden

Durante Living Room 

  • Living area with sofas, table and chairs. 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Private deck, views to the garden

Ceniza Suite 

  • Suite with king-size bed or two twins with 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed
  • Private deck, views to the garden

Chapa Azul Bungalow | 3 Suites and 2 living rooms, all can be connected 

Gil Suite 

  • Suite with king-size bed or two twins with 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed
  • Private deck, views to the garden

Urtiaga Suite 

  • Suite with king-size bed or two twins with 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed
  • Private deck, views to the garden

Abdala Suite 

  • Suite with king-size bed or two twins with 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed
  • Private deck, views to the garden

Quincha Bungalow | 3 Suites and 2 living rooms, all can be connected 

Turko Suite 

  • Suite with king-size bed or two twins with 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed
  • Private deck, views to the garden

Eduardo Suite 

  • Suite with king-size bed or two twins with 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • It accommodates one extra bed
  • Private deck, views to the garden

Piquette Suite 

  • Suite with king-size bed or two twins with 40 sq meters (430 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people.
  • It accommodates one extra bed.
  • Private deck. Views to the garden.

BAHIA VIK AMENITIES

Among the hotel amenities are a game room (Ping Pong, foosball table, Xbox, movies, DIRECTV), restaurants, beach club, boutique, four reflecting pools, and a fitness center.

La Susana, Vik Retreats’ first restaurant and beach club, graces the beachfront steps away from Bahia Vik. Other restaurants include Zodiaco at Bahia Vik, Cielomar at Playa Vik and El Asador at Estancia Vik.

A complimentary breakfast is served every day from 8:00 am to 11:00 am. It includes fresh squeezed orange juice, whole-grain cereal, pastries, muffins, and croissants, to name a few.  

Every day the hotel provides new selections for snacks, lunch, appetizers and dinner, prepared by an in-house chef.

The hotel also provides a specialized laundry service for guests. Each room includes a laundry bag in the closet and a form where they can detail their specific needs.

Bahia Vik also has a babysitting service that can be arranged through the front desk but needs to be scheduled 24 hours in advance.

ACTIVITIES AROUND JOSE IGNACIO  

Guests of Bahia Vik have access to a range of activities inside and outside of the hotel. Bahia Vik’s experienced concierge team can suggest a variety of tours, excursions, and activities regarding local art, shopping, etc.

Among the most popular activities are complimentary bikes, horseback riding, outdoor sports facility, surf school, Yoga instructors, gym, and a menu of massages including deep tissue, de-stress muscle release and lymphatic drainage.

OTHER DETAILS

Regular check-out time is by 12:00. If an extension is needed, contact the Experience Concierge team. Bahia Vik has a no-smoking policy. To exchange foreign currency, the nearest money exchange facility is located by the gas station about 2 minutes from the hotel.

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Estancia Vik

ESTANCIA VIK RETREAT

Estancia Vik is a private retreat set among the coastal pampas of Uruguay, seven miles inland from the boho-chic beach town of Jose Ignacio. More than a ranch, the estancia is an experience—an entrée into the distinctive art, architecture, and cuisine of Uruguay.

Designed by innovators Alex and Carrie Vik in association with Marcelo Daglio, the Spanish Colonial-style house measures 50,000 square feet — with 12 singular suites.

Each public space is memorable and worthy of appreciation. The 3,200-square foot central living room is a temple of art, anchored with a flowing marble column sculpted by Pablo Atchugarry. The ceiling is a hand-painted “satellite-scape” of the Uruguayan Coast.

ESTANCIA VIK LOCATION

Estancia Vik is located on Eugenio Saiz Martinez rural road, approximately 7 miles (15 minutes) from the charming beach town of Jose Ignacio.  

The 86-mile drive from Montevideo’s airport takes approximately 110 minutes. Punta del Este’s airport is roughly 50 minutes (46 miles) by road.

The estancia’s surrounding 4,000-acre estate is yours to explore: rolling pastures, streams, a lagoon, and woodlands. Guests of the ranch can enjoy unlimited riding, as well as biking, canoeing, hiking, lawn tennis, polo, birdwatching, and paintball—ever a hit with extended families. 

Guests also have access to the swimming pools and restaurants at Estancia Vik’s nearby sister properties: Bahia Vik and Playa Vik. Wi-Fi is available throughout the main house.

ESTANCIA VIK ACCOMMODATIONS

Each of the twelve guest suites (ranging from 590 to 914 square feet) features installations by leading Uruguayan artists—Jose Trujillo, Eduardo Cardozo, and Marcelo Legrand, among many others—paired with original furnishings and fixtures. Some suites include free-standing wood bathtubs fashioned by canoe makers.

Each suite has air conditioning, security box (large enough for a laptop), mini-bar, hairdryer, bathrobes, and slippers.  Wi-Fi is available throughout each retreat. No televisions in rooms, but there is a game room with TVs and Xbox.


Master Suites

Vik Master Suite 

  • East Wing Upper Level
  • 1 Master Suite with King size bed, fully-equipped bathroom, 85 sq meters (914 square feet)  
  • Layout for one couple
  • King size bed cannot be transformed into two twins
  • One extra bed can be added
  • Living room with fireplace
  • Private terrace with river & landscape view

Seveso Master Suite 

  • West Wing Upper Level
  • 1 Master Suite with King size bed, fully-equipped bathroom, 85 sq meters (914 square feet)
  • Layout for one couple
  • This King size bed cannot be transformed into two twins. One or two extra beds can be added
  • Living room with fireplace
  • Private terrace with distinguished river & landscape view

Legrand Master Suite 

  • East Wing Upper Level
  • 1 Master Suite with King size bed and fully-equipped bathroom,  85 sq meters (914 square feet)
  • Ideal layout for one couple
  • This King size bed cannot be transformed in two twins
  • One extra bed can be added
  • Living room with fireplace
  • 1 Private Terrace with an outstanding view

Daglio Master Suite

  • West Wing Upper Level
  • 1 Master Suite with King Size bed, fully-equipped bathroom, 85 sq meters (914 square feet)
  • Layout for one couple
  • This King size bed cannot be transformed in two twins. An extra bed can be added.
  • Living room with fireplace
  • Private terrace with an excellent landscape view

Regular Suites

Lacy Durante Suite 

  • West Wing Lower Level
  • 1 Suite with King size bed, fully-equipped bathroom, 55 sq meters (592 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people. This King size bed can be transformed into two twins
  • It holds a sofa bed
  • Private terrace with a great view

Turell Suite 

  • East Wing Lower Level 
  • 1 Suite with King size bed, fully-equipped bathroom, 55 sq meters (592 square feet)
  • Layout for one couple
  • This King size bed cannot be transformed into two twins. An extra bed can be added
  • Design furniture & fireplace
  • Private terrace with great river view

Trujillo Suite

  • West Wing Lower Level
  • 1 Suite with King size bed, fully-equipped bathroom,  55 sq meters (592 square feet)
  • Layout for one couple. This King size bed cannot be transformed into two twin beds
  • An extra bed can be added
  • Private terrace with outstanding view

Cardozo Suite 

  • West Wing Lower Level
  • 1 Suite with 1 King size bed and 1 Queen size bed
  • Fully-equipped bathroom,  55 sq meters (592 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people on single beds
  • This King size bed can be transformed into two twin beds
  • An extra bed can be added
  • Private terrace with great landscape view

Badaro Suite 

  • East Wing Lower Level
  • 1 Suite with King size bed, fully-equipped bathroom, 55 sq meters (592 square feet)
  • Layout for one couple
  • This King size bed can be transformed into two twins. An extra bed can be added
  • Design furniture
  • Private terrace with a view

Amengual Suite 

  • East Wing Lower Level
  • 1 Suite with King size bed, fully-equipped bathroom, 55 sq meters (592 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • This King size bed can be transformed into two twins
  • It holds a sofa bed
  • Private terrace with an excellent river and countryside view

Barea Suite 

  • East Wing Lower Level
  • 1 Suite with King size bed, fully-equipped bathroom, 55 sq meters (592 square feet)
  • Layout for 2 or 3 people
  • This King size bed cannot be transformed into two twins
  • It holds a sofa bed
  • Private terrace with an excellent river view

Musso Suite 

  • East Wing Lower Level
  • 1 Suite with King size bed, fully-equipped bathroom with 55 sq meters (592 square feet)
  • Layout for one couple
  • This King size bed cannot be transformed into two twins. An extra bed can be added
  • Design furniture & fireplace
  • Private terrace with great river view

ESTANCIA VIK AMENITIES

Outside, the Absolute Nero granite swimming pool is lit by dozens of fiber-optic lights arranged to mimic the Southern Sky.

Among the other amenities are a game room, a brick-barreled dining room, an avant-garde barbecue restaurant, a 5,000-bottle wine cave, a fitness center, a polo field, and an organic garden. In front of the house, the whitewashed stables house more than a dozen prized polo ponies.

ESTANCIA VIK ACTIVITIES

Estancia Vik has an endless menu of activities available to guests. Everything from paddling down Laguna de Jose Ignacio in one of their handmade canoes, to attending a cooking class and learning to make authentic barbeque beef, like the Gauchos.

Guests can also enjoy flamingo watching, world-class bird hunting in nearby Rocha and fishing in the Laguna Jose Ignacio.

If guests want to stay closer to the hotel, they can enjoy playing tennis on grass courts, soak in a canoe tub after a long day of exploring and relax with a pitcher of clerico, a white wine sangria with tropical fruits.

ARE YOU CONSIDERING A STAY AT ESTANCIA VIK? LANDED PROVIDES PERSONALIZED, CUSTOM TRAVEL WITHIN CENTRAL AMERICA, SOUTH AMERICA, AND THE ANTARCTIC. WE’LL CREATE A UNIQUE ITINERARY PLAN TAILORED TO YOUR INTERESTS AND DREAMS. EXPERIENCE THE TRIP OF A LIFETIME. SPEAK WITH ONE OF OUR EXPERT TRAVEL PLANNERS TODAY AT 801.582.2100.