Estancia Peuma Hue
Near Bariloche, Argentina
Estancia Peuma Hue is a paradise for nature lovers and adventure sports enthusiasts, with its 200 hectares of surrounding mountains, forests, and waterfalls, at the heart of Argentina's beautiful Patagonia region.
At a Glance
Excellent outdoor activities on offer - riding, kayaking, fishing and hiking
Small family-run lodge with really friendly service
Beautiful lakeside location
Wonderful atmosphere for adventurous families and couples alike
Only 40 minutes away from Bariloche but feels a million miles away
Meet our specialists
Call us on (858) 523-9000 to start planning your vacation to Estancia Peuma Hue or take a look at our itineraries to Lake District
The lakeside retreat of Estancia Peuma Hue literally translates as ’Place of Dreams’ in the native Mapuche language. Set amidst dramatic scenery in the Nahuel Huapi National Park one can understand where it gets its namesake.
Peuma Hue has just ten guest rooms, distributed amongst two houses and two cabins with stunning views across the lake, forest or hills. All rooms are decorated in an elegant, rustic style. The lodge is beautifully designed, combining great comfort and contact with nature, huge windows, roaring fires, lovely quiet spots to sit and meditate.
Puema Hue is an excellent base for trekking, horseback riding, mountain biking, fly fishing, and kayaking. The more adventurous can opt to go white water rafting, rock climbing, or rappelling. The estancia is also close to a number of trails that connect to the Nahuel Haupi National Park, one of the largest national parks in Argentina. Dining is special at Peuma Hue, featuring delicious, homemade meals prepared from organic vegetables straight from the garden. In this friendly family-style atmosphere, meals are eaten at a communal table. After a full day of exploring the mountains, you can enjoy a massage and a whirlpool bubble bath as you overlook the beautiful Andean peaks. There are also yoga and tango classes on offer and occasionally classic Andean and Celtic music concerts.
Accommodation at Peuma Hue comprises ten homely guest rooms, split between four well designed houses adorned with rustic furniture, home-made tiles and colorful local textiles. The Poplar House has two double bedrooms, a Junior suite and Master Suite. The Radal House has four rooms, Creek Cabin has a double room and two beds in the living room and the Mountain Cabin offers two double bedrooms and three extra beds in the loft.
Children of all ages are welcome to come and stay at Peuma Hue however, the hotel is better suited for children 12 years and over. Extra beds and cots are available but there are no specific facilities for children.
Estancia Peuma Hue features a cosy communal dining, a bar, garden, bicycles for guest use, a business center and in-room massage service.
Estancia Peuma Hue offers an extensive list of activities in and around the property. These include bird watching, boat trips, nature trails, cycling, cooking lessons, tango lessons, fishing, golf, hiking, horse riding, kayak, canoeing, rafting, snow sports (in season Jun to Sep) at Bariloche’s resort on Cerro Catedral, trekking, yoga, Tai Chi and meditation.
Location & Directions
Near Bariloche, Argentina
Peuma Hue is located at the heart of Argentina's Lake District, within the stunning Nahuel Huapi National Park and just 25 minutes by road from Bariloche.
When to go
The best time to visit the Lake District is between November and April when temperatures are at their warmest. December through February is peak summer and when the region is at its busiest. For those keen to ski then Argentina's winter from July to September is the best time. Temperatures are much colder. The Lake District is particularly beautiful in spring (October) and autumn (March. These months tend to be milder than during the height of summer and quieter.