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El Calafate, Argentina
ABOUT LOS SAUCES CASA PATAGONICA - in their own words:
Patagonian tradition welcomes guests at Los Sauces located at the gateway to Los Glaciares National Park. Architecturally inspired by traditional Patagonian estancias set within 4 acres of immaculately landscaped gardens, this is a home-from-home where stylish artistic touches, spectacular views and inspired Argentine cuisine make all the difference.
Cozy country house styling with log fires, exposed stone walls and striking Argentine paintings and sculptures make this the perfect retreat in the desert steppe. Piles of books in quiet corners, an observatory, a playroom area, its SPA as well as its Gourmet proposal are some of the details that make Los Sauces so special.
Take a trip to the spectacular Perito Moreno glacier to witness dramatic ice falls, sail Lake Argentino or try bird-watching on horseback before returning for a massage and the exquisite Argentine cuisine.
A 15-minute drive from El Calafate International Airport.
Things to enjoy:
Library & playroom area, star gazing, glaciology and patagonian traditions talks, spa, Finnish sauna, Turkish bath, fitness centre, jacuzzi, Stendhal and Zirh body treatments
Los Sauces Casa Patagonia lies by the Calafate River on a 10acre surface area which is naturally landscaped with native trees and plant species. El Calafate is surrounded by towering mountains and turquoise lakes and is the last inhabited place, before the entrance to Los Glaciares National Park. Los Sauces is just 4 blocks from the center of El Calafate and yet only a little over an hour to Parque Nacional Los Glaciares.
The main house has the living room, library and restaurant.
A second house has the Spa with:
- Individual treatment rooms with natural light
- Locker rooms
- Fitness, sauna, steam room, scotch hose and Jacuzzi tubs.
- An assortment of beauty therapies and massage to experience the perfect balance of the body, the mind and the soul.
- Aromatherapy, wildflowers, chocotherapy, fango treatments using local plants and native flowers.
In line with our commitment to offer our guests both choice and diversity, Small Luxury Hotels of the World properties offer a range of room categories for you to choose from.
24 spacious and cosy suites of 430 sq feet with wide windows and beautiful views of Mount Calafate. Willows and Rose Hips gardens or Lake Argentino views. NDD/IDD telephone lines, TV LCD 42´, Wi-fi Internet, mini bar, security box and hydro bath tub. All Suites are twin bedded with big twin beds. 4 Suites are 380 sq. feet in size with twin beds.
10 finely decorated suites located in the corners of each Casa with splendid views to Mount Calafate, Willows and Rose Hips gardens or Lake Argentino. Also offer spacious living and desk area. All Corner Suites are King bedded. Size: 540 sq. feet.
4 Exclusive two areas living room & bedroom. Suite with magnificent views to Lake Argentino, Mount Calafate or Willows and Rose Hips gardens. Offers a spacious living room area with a separate desk room and private terrace facing the beautiful gardens. Bathroom features separate shower and hydro bath tub for two. All Master Suites are King bedded. Size: 970 sq. feet
LA COMARCA Gourmet Experience
The Casa LA COMARCA Restaurant offers a delicious gourmet experience discovering the flavors of the End of the World. Its elaborated Menu invites to enjoy suckling patagonian lamb or the tasty products from freezing and deep southern seas, fueguine spider crab and southern hake. The careful selection of La Comarca's wine cellar, which privileges Patagonian brands: the famous Fin del Mundo wines, elaborated in wineries in Río Negro and Neuquén, at 39 southern latitude, which produce excellent Pinot Noir, Malbec, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, and Sauvignon Blanc in the most southern vineyards in Argentina.