Hosteria La Escondida
Secluded alpine-style lodge on the shores of Lake Nahuel Huapi, Hosteria La Escondida has chic, understated décor, light and airy relaxation spaces, Finnish sauna and private jetty.
Built in the alpine style so typical of Patagonia, this secluded lodge is right on the shores of Lake Nahuel Huapi. Inside, the feel is stylishly understated and modern, and the airy public areas are flooded with light from huge picture windows overlooking the gardens and lake.
Guestrooms are decorated in chic minimalist style, with white walls framed by wooden panels, beams and floorboards, and all have lake views and a Jacuzzi tub. There is a lovely restaurant housed in a quaint old cabin in the gardens, which serves French and local cuisine, and a bistro opening out into a smart modern conservatory. Other facilities include a living room and breakfast area, sauna, relaxation room and Finnish bath. Outside there is a heated pool and a jetty where guests can use the hotel's kayaks in summer or simply drink in the natural beauty of the hotel's surroundings from the lakeside.
What our clients say
97% of our clients rated their experience with us as Excellent or Good.
"Our favourite. Small, beautifully appointed and positioned by the lake. Very relaxing lounge area with log fire. Excellent restaurant."PN, Aylesbury
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Our specialists have been expertly crafting award-winning tailor-made holidays to Latin America for 40 years. We would be delighted to create a truly personalised trip which perfectly matches your wishes and requirements.
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Born in the Atacama Desert in northern Chile, Mary’s insider knowledge and dry sense of humour make her a highly valued member of the Tailor-made Holidays and Group Tour sales team.
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Hannah Waterhouse - Travel Expert
Hannah had an early introduction to Latin America when her family moved to Ecuador and she returned to study in Buenos Aires for a year before backpacking across the continent.
Evie Oswald - Travel Expert
It's hard to believe that Evie has had time to cram so much in to her life so far. Having lived as a child in the Americas and Europe she found herself immediately attracted to Latin America.
Hannah Donaldson - Travel Expert
Having spent part of her childhood in Colombia and worked in Brazil and Costa Rica, Hannah's ties to Latin America run deep. Hannah is a much valued Travel Expert in our Tailor-made Holidays and Group Tours sales team.
Chris Rendell-Dunn - Travel Expert
Anglo-Peruvian Chris grew up in Lima and spent much of his adult life in between London and Cusco as a tour leader, before settling permanently in our London-based Tailor-made and Group Tours sales team.
Millie Davies - Travel Expert
Having caught the travel bug as a child, Millie has travelled all over Latin America before making her home in Buenos Aires for 3 years.
Sophie Barber - Travel Expert
Sophie lived in Chile before joining us and has travelled extensively across Latin America, from Mexico to the furthest tip of Patagonia and beyond to Antarctica.