Estancia Peuma Hue
Near Bariloche, Argentina
Estancia Peuma Hue is a paradise for nature lovers and adventurous travelers, with 200 hectares of dramatic surrounding mountains, verdant forests and waterfalls, all at the heart of Argentina's beautiful Lake District in northern Patagonia.
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
For families there are great family-sized cabins, and children will love participating in rides, kayaking or boat rides, or playing in the kids outdoor wendy house.Ali Andino
This is THE vacation spot for animal lovers - gentle horses, enthusiastic dogs and friendly cats freely roam the property. While a great destination for all types of travelers, this is a fantastic place for families - they do not just tolerate children but honor them with customized experiences.Alison Carey
Call us on 858 345 1763 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 fourteen guest rooms, spread across two houses and three cabins with stunning views across the lake, forest or mountains. All rooms are decorated in an elegant, rustic style with log clad interiors, cosy fabrics, huge windows and hand-built furniture.
The lodge is beautifully designed, combining great comfort and roaring fires along with personal, attentive service and unforgettable views. Additionally, the Estancia is home to literally dozens of domesticated horses, dogs, cats and other endemic wildlife and is a true retreat for animal lovers.
Puema Hue is an excellent base for trekking, horseback riding, boating and kayaking. The more adventurous can also opt for experiences beyond the property such as 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 a special treat at Peuma Hue, featuring delicious, homemade meals prepared using organic vegetables straight from the estancia's own 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 yoga, a massage or unwinding in the outdoor wooden hot tub as you overlook the beautiful Andean peaks.
Accommodation at Peuma Hue comprises fourteen 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.