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Tipiliuke Lodge

Near San Martin de los Andes, Argentina

Tipiliuke is a traditional working estancia with nine bedrooms, set in 48,000 acres of beautiful Argentine countryside in the foothills of the Andes in the northern Lake District near Chapelco. Tipiliuke offers world-class fly-fishing and horse riding.

At a Glance

  • Offers some of the best fly fishing available in Patagonia

  • An authentic family-run lodge with all the creature comforts

  • Delicious home cooked food and sumptuous wines

  • Fabulous horse riding for all levels

  • Superb hosting by Kevin and his wife

Fishing, Riding, Adventure, Family

Insider's View

You will be amazed by the flocks of ibis that roost in the poplar trees right outside the main lodge. You'll see why they are perfect guard dogs!

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Call us on (858) 523-9000 to start planning your vacation to Tipiliuke Lodge or take a look at our itineraries to Lake District

Description

Tipiliuke Lodge, part of the Cerro de los Pinos estancia, provides an extremely comfortable and superbly managed base for a whole host of outdoor activities in the beautiful Argentine countryside. The main lodge is a warm and comfortable stone house with nine bedrooms with private facilities, a cozy living room, dining room, and bar. Lunch is a grand event at Tipiliuke, done in the typical Argentine fashion and often offered outside. The Mayal is a stone house providing additional accommodation through its three bedrooms and private bathrooms in addition to a two-bedroom apartment. The property has a spacious living room and the large open fireplace accentuates the warm atmosphere. The patio has an outdoor pool set in four acres of pristine parkland.

Trekking in the Nahuel Huapi National Park, fly fishing in the clear waters of the nearby River Chimehuín, home to both rainbow and brown trout, bird watching, cattle round-up and gaucho activities as well as excellent horse riding and mountain biking are on offer. Golf and excursions to the spectacular Lanin volcano are also available.

Accommodation

Tipiliuke Lodge features nine bedrooms with private bathrooms. The Mayal is a separate stone house providing additional accommodation through its three bedrooms with private bathrooms and a two-bedroom apartment with one bathroom.

Childcare

Children are allowed to stay at the lodge only during low season, on a request basis. Children will love all the activities on offer, however, the atmosphere, while extremely friendly, is more adult.

Facilities

Tipiluke is a 48,000 acre estancia featuring ranch buildings, stables, a chapel, living room, dining room and cozy bar.

Activities

Activities on offer at Tipiliuke include excellent horse riding, fly fishing, golf, hiking and trekking, bird watching, rafting and climbing. Massage treatments, yoga, cooking lessons, and visits to the National Park can also be arranged.

Location & Directions

Near San Martin de los Andes, Argentina

Tipiliuke is located at the foot of the Andes mountain range, in the middle of Lake District – Argentina, just a few kilometers from the city of San Martín de los Andes.

When to go

The Lake District is beautiful in spring (October) and autumn (March) and fresher in these months than during the height of summer. Between October and April is the best time to visit, although skiing is good from July to September. Winter is usually pretty mild. The fly-fishing season runs from November to April and the hunting season is March. The lodge closes each year in June.

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Call us on (858) 523-9000 to start planning your vacation to Tipiliuke Lodge or take a look at our itineraries to Lake District

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