Rio Hermoso Hotel de Montaña

Bariloche & the Lake District, Argentina

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  • Amazing location for fishing from November to May

  • Unspoiled location within the Lanin National Park in the Lake District

  • Summer activities include trekking, kayaking, horse riding and mountain biking

  • All rooms have river views

  • Family room with double and twin bedrooms and shared lounge

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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.

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Rio Hermoso Hotel de Montaña sits on the banks of a beautiful river in Lanin National Park, in Argentina's Lake District. An ideal location for fly-fishing, trekking, kayaking and mountain biking, or simply enjoying the tranquil surroundings.

More of a charming country house than a hotel, Rio Hermoso Hotel de Montaña has a beautiful setting within a national park in the southern Lake District region of Argentina. With just six suites and one family room, the atmosphere is peaceful and you can expect superb and personal service. The lodge overlooks a wide bend in the Rio Hermoso river and is surrounded by the forests and hills which make up the Lanin National Park, not far from San Martin de los Andes. It is a place to relax and enjoy nature in all its glory, recharge your batteries and enjoy the great outdoors. There are plenty of activities on offer here - fly-fishing is a particular specialty here, as well as trekking, kayaking, horse riding and mountain biking. In the winter months you can enjoy skiing at nearby Cerro Chapelco.

The hotel has a spacious lounge with plenty of comfortable chairs where you can unwind and enjoy the views, along with a bar and restaurant. Outside is a terrace with more comfortable seating, leading onto the lawns which stretch down to the river. There's a TV and DVD lounge for rainy days, as well as a library, and massages are available if you need a little pampering. Meals are served based on using the best regional and seasonal produce available, with a mix of Patagonian and international cuisines.

There are seven rooms in total at Rio Hermoso, six suites each with lovely river views, and a family room which has a double and twin room with shared lounge and bathroom. Two of the deluxe rooms have a private balcony too.

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There are seven rooms in total at the hotel: four deluxe rooms, two deluxe rooms with balcony and a family room. All rooms have super king or twin beds, WiFi internet, a safe and TV and DVD player. The family room is set apart from the main wing of the hotel, and has a double bed and twin room with a large shared sitting area and shared bathroom.


  • Bariloche by Air

    Take to the skies above Bariloche in a small bi-plane and enjoy sweeping views of the endless lakes and mountains that surround you. An overflight offers an entirely new perspective on the beauty of the region and is unforgettable.

  • Bariloche Sunset Sail

    Sail across the calm waters of Argentina's Lake District just before the sun sets, sipping on Argentinean wine. Watch as the sky transforms into an inky blue and enjoy the silence that surrounds you in this peaceful natural setting.

  • Full Day Isla Victoria Experience

    Sail across the serene waters of Lake Nahuel Huapi to reach Isla Victoria, a unique island with a diverse wealth of natural attractions. Hike woodland trails, observing local wildlife as you go and tuck into a delicious gourmet picnic at lunch time.

Location & directions

Bariloche & the Lake District, Argentina

Rio Hermoso is located within the Lanin National Park in southern Argentina's Lake District. It is situated on a peaceful stretch of river, surrounded by woodland. The nearest airport is San Martin de los Andes, which is 25km away, and San Carlos de Bariloche (the other main hub for the region) is 137km away.

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