Estancia El Colibri is a luxury family-run Relais & Chateaux property set in beautiful countryside in Argentina's Cordoba region, and is an excellent horse riding and polo destination with first class service, wonderful hospitality and top-notch cuisine.
The estancia is situated in a rural area of gently rolling pampas, great for riding, relaxing, and easy hikes.
Go riding in the morning, have a picnic lunch on the river and then head to the spa in the afternoon
Wonderful convivial atmosphere - with just nine rooms - you'll be sharing stories with fellow guests in no time
A place to kick back, unwind and soak up the rural atmosphere
El Colibri is a Spanish colonial-style Relais & Chateaux manor house with obvious European design-influences, adorned with exquisite antiques, ornate tiled floors and painted ceilings. Set amidst 420 acres of prime Argentinean grassland, the property is a paradise for lovers of horses and those who enjoy a refined hotel stay, providing excellent service.
Just nine guest rooms and suites encourages an intimate atmosphere where guests can completely relax and unwind. Rooms are adorned with sophisticated, rich furnishings and plush fabrics which add to the opulent feel. Modern amenities are at your fingerstips and include bluetooth speakers, flatscreeen televisions with DVD players and complimentary WiFi. Bathrooms feature enormous tubs to soak in after an active day out on the estancia. You'll also be impressed by the stunning, elegant living room and bar with its high ceilings, sparkling chandeliers and cosy fireplace with views to the gardens and surrounding hills.
El Colibri offers a number of included activities such as horseback riding on the vast pampas, biking, hiking, gentle walks and farm experiences from feeding sheep to collecting fresh vegetables. Polo lessons and golf can be arranged. Guests are also given the chance to learn how to prepare an authentic asado, the traditional Argentine barbecue; or you can simply let the talented chef do the work for you resulting in creative and mouth-watering cuisine.
Explore the vast gaucho lands on horseback, play polo (all abilities welcomed) or indulge in a variety of spa treatments whilst staying at this fabulous estancia surrounded by stunning panoramic views. The accommodating and attentive staff pay attention to every detail and will help to make your stay unforgettable.
When to visit
During your stay enjoy a fabulous wine tasting in the Estancia's very own wine cellar as well as a course for preparing a typical Argentinean asado barbecue.
Estancia El Colibri is located in the heart of Argentina, in Santa Catalina, north of Córdoba, Argentina's second-largest city. Surrounded by open countryside, valleys, woodlands, farmland and polo fields.