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Estancia El Colibri is a country style colonial house located in the heart of Argentina, in Santa Catalina Province of Cordoba, surrounded by open countryside, valleys, woodlands, farmland and polo fields.
The estancia is a charming property within easy reach of Cordoba airport, set in acres of private land over looking Cordoba Mountains and caters for those wanting luxury, excellent food, space, gaucho lifestyle, polo, tango and other outdoor pursuits. There are 9 large suites and bedrooms all with private bathrooms. Each room is decorated to the finest detail, equipped with satellite television, DVD, internet connection and mini-bar. The owners, Raoul and Stephanie Fenestraz, have successfully created a truly wonderful place in every detail from the décor, food, wine, level of service, comfort and activities on offer. Riding, polo lessons, mountain biking, walking, adventure tracks, trekking, bird watching and participation in farm work are activities available on the property. Guests can also go dove and pigeon shooting, fishing, go-cart racing, play golf, go shopping and go on cultural day trips to see the Jesuit churches. There is also a large swimming pool in the garden, a spa and indoor and outdoor dining areas for meals.
Why we love it
No expense has been spared by the owners, yet the house is tastefully charming and homely and firmly the right side of OTT.
Saskia, Original Traveller