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This luxury lodge in Patagonia provides an unrivalled base from which to discover the wild and remote Torres del Paine National Park.
There are just 12 intimate villas (11 with one bedroom and one with two doubles) inspired by old estate outposts and constructed of local wood in dense native forests within a private 15 000 acre reserve. Each villa boasts a comfortable living room with wood-burning stove, a hot tub, and memorable views across the magnificent Torres, glacial lakes and vast steppes.
Following in the impressive footsteps of its sister hotel in Atacama, a member of the prestigious Relais and Chateaux family for its acclaimed local cuisine, the private restaurant will serve top quality regional gastronomy incorporating gourmet flavours and textures.
A 4x4 and excursion guide is provided for each villa so you can explore this iconic destination at your own pace and with an itinerary tailored to your personal interests and preferences.
The lodge is strategically located so guests can discover the abundant flora and fauna of this world biosphere zone, such as nandu and puma, while wandering along any of several scenic walking trails.
The British explorer Florence Dixie marvelled at this spectacular but desolate landscape when she camped at this site in 1879, writing that 'the sight well repaid us for our trouble.' It will you too, we suspect.
Ollie, Original Traveller