Eolo is a luxurious and remote ranch-style lodge, located 30km outside the town of El Calafate in Argentina's breathtaking Patagonia region, enjoying panoramic views on the eastern face of Mount Frías from within a 3,000 hectare private estate.
Jaw dropping, unique location - the property is situated in the remote Patagonian wilderness
An estancia style stay offering rustic luxury, excellent horse riding and endless hiking opportunities
Just 30 minutes from South America’s most famous glacier - Perito Moreno
Marvel in the remoteness and experience the true essence of Patagonia whilst observing spectacular sunsets
Eolo is an outstanding and unique Relais & Chateaux property which is set on an exclusive hillside outside of El Calafate and embodies the spirit of Patagonia, while also offering attentive service and fine cuisine.
The lodge itself has been built in local style using traditional materials and has the feel of a sophisticated estancia with just 17 spacious en suite rooms, each with stunning views of Lago Argentino, Torres del Paine or Brazo Rico. The decor is understated using neutral tones, large windows and rich fabrics to draw your attention outside. Luxurious stone bathrooms complete the space and modern amenities like complimentary WiFi can also be expected.
Eolo features several cosy and spacious living rooms overlooking the Anita Valley and Lago Argentino, as well as an English bar and a restaurant serving creative yet mouth watering Patagonian cuisine. There is also a library overlooking Torres del Paine and on a clear day, the famous towers can be seen from the property. The property also has a pleasant and sunny courtyard shielded from Patagonian winds, indoor spa area with sauna and massage rooms as well as an outdoor jacuzzi.
The impressive surrounding countryside plays host to a wide range of exciting outdoor activities including mountain biking over unique tracks and trails, horse riding on Mount Frías, bird watching, trekking in the Anita Valley and excursions to the jaw-dropping Perito Moreno and Upsala glaciers. Horse riding is included in the rate of your stay. The service at Eolo is second to none and truly makes this the most luxurious accommodation available in the entire El Calafate area.
When to visit
For a sunset of unimaginable grandeur, head for the library and watch the show.
30-minutes from El Calafate, en route to Perito Moreno Glacier and strategically located in the La Anita valley, on the eastern side of Mount Frías.
A 3-hour 30-minute flight to El Calafate from Jorge Newbery, Buenos Aires, followed by a 40-minute road transfer.
Kayaking at Perito Moreno Glacier
Kayak up close to the mighty Perito Moreno Glacier in Argentine Patagonia and paddle past as huge chunks of ice carve off into the water below. Learn about the incredible geography and history of this impressive UNESCO site.
Mini Ice Trek: Perito Moreno
An exhilarating mini-trekking adventure across the vast Perito Moreno Glacier. Set with ropes and crampons, hike on a sea of ice amidst lakes, lagoons and mountains for stunning views of the Patagonian wilderness.
Patagonia Gourmet Glacier Cruise
Explore the dramatic scenery of Los Glaciares National Park on this exclusive cruise, experiencing some of the best in Patagonian landscapes from on board a comfortable ship with delicious lunch included, reaching the Perito Moreno Glacier.
Perito Moreno & Mini Ice Trek
Kitted with ropes and crampons, you'll walk on the 20-storey high, 3-mile wide Perito Moreno glacier for spectacular views of the lakes and lagoons. Afterwards explore the walkways to gain new perspectives and take incredible panoramic shots.
Perito Moreno Glacier - Full Day
Get up close to one of the world’s most famous glaciers on an unforgettable boat trip to Perito Moreno. This staggering ice form is viewed from extensive platforms which offer far-reaching views across the glacier to the snow-capped mountains beyond.