Estancia La Bamba
Estancia La Bamba is ideally located only 120km from Buenos Aires and close to San Antonio de Areco in the heart of the Pampas. La Bamba is one of the most upscale colonial estancias near Buenos Aires and is steeped in history and tradition.
At a Glance
Discover the soul of Argentina through Estancia La Bamba
Sample delicious local cuisine, and look forward lunchtime BBQs on the beautiful lawns
With the exceptional service, feel welcomed into your very own Argentinian home
Be a spectator at a local polo match, or venture out on horseback to explore the foothills of the Andes
This beautiful colonial style hotel blends a sense of a bygone era with contemporary design, and prides itself as a place of relaxation and hospitality
Call us on 858 345 1763 to start planning your vacation to Estancia La Bamba or take a look at our itineraries to Buenos Aires and the Pampas
Recently renovated with great care as a Relais & Chateaux boutique hotel, Estancia La Bamba successfully combines luxurious comfort and colonial elegance. Offering guests the feeling of being welcomed into a private home, Estancia la Bamba is steeped in history and tradition which makes this hotel a special and timeless place, and perfect for a spot of relaxation.
A stay at Estancia La Bamba offers you the chance to discover the soul of Argentina, it elegantly combines tradition and comfort in an amazing setting of expansive green fields. The striking dark red and white colonial style building hosts dark wood antique furniture and artwork throughout, as well as authentic horseback riding accoutrements to complete the look. The estancia also has a watchtower, covered porches, a charming internal courtyard and beautifully kept lawns ready for a stroll or a whack at croquet.
The horses are perfect for beginners, giving everyone the chance to get a feel for the traditional Gaucho lifestyle. In the setting of the pastoral fields you can explore on foot, by bike or horse and during polo season the estancia’s polo team practices and plays games on site for your viewing pleasure.
The staff are attentive and personable, it is assured that every detail will be taken care of. With exquisite food on offer throughout the day, you are guaranteed not to go hungry. Highlights include an elaborate asado BBQ served for lunch during your stay, and delicious empanadas served in between meals just to tide you over!
Of the 11 rooms at La Bamba, three are located on the second floor of the main house, with the remainder found at ground level in separate buildings original to the estate. Each room takes its name from a famous polo horse and exhibits its own unique artwork and decor inspired by gaucho and polo themes.
Indoor dining room, outdoor covered dining, swimming pool, games room, bar and lounge, library, massage room and wireless internet access.
Horseback riding, gaucho demonstrations, mountain biking, local tours and polo demonstrations (seasonal).
Location & Directions
Estancia La Bamba is a 2 hour drive from Buenos Aires near San Antonio de Areco in the Pampas.
When to go
Buenos Aires and the Pampas is a year round destination, spring and autumn (October/November and April/May) being the most pleasant. It can be hot and humid in the peak summer months of January and February. Winter is usually pretty mild.