Argentine Northeast

Argentine Northeast

Iguazú Falls, jungle & fauna View on Google maps

Perfect for nature lovers and avid birdwatchers. Get close to the imposing Iguazú Falls and discover wild jungle, stunning flora and exotic birds. The Iberá Estuary is home to a rich variety of fabulous animal species, some on the brink of extinction. Stay in first-class hotels, jungle lodges or on a ranch surrounded by dense vegetation and wildlife.


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Hand-selected properties:

Puerto Valle (Esteros del Iberá)
On the Paraná river bank, the heart of the hotel is a traditional Corrientes’ manor built in 1868, with comfortable cozy rooms. Outside, a magnificent park of more than 35 acres, meticulously designed by the prestigious landscaping firm of Carlos Thays, is home to native and exotic species, and invites guests to relax, enjoy the quietness and connect with nature. It has 13 exclusive rooms overlooking the Paraná river with elegant details, such as the Egyptian cotton sheets, a pillows menu and the L’Occitane amenities. In the organic vegetable garden, herbs and vegetables are cultivated and then used in the elaboration of gourmet restaurant dishes. On the other side of the park there is a swimming pool and a quincho; a quiet shelter for the hot summer days. The proposal of the Chef and his team rescues the simplicity and the character of the place, giving a leading role to the typical ingredients of the area, such as river fishes, tropical and citrus fruit.

Just 10 km from the hotel is the wharf, where boats depart from to travel into the flora and fauna of the Iberá Wetlands. In between mates (a typical Argentine hot drink infusion) tourists will discover the animals that characterize this ecosystem.
Puerto Bemberg
The boutique hotel of the jungle, Don Puerto Bemberg, is a destination and an experience in itself. The old inn of the Bemberg family was completely renovated, but has retained its colonial style. Located in a natural reserve in the Misiones jungle, next to the Paraná River, it is only 40 minutes from the Argentine Falls. Trails, natural waterfalls, rivers, trees and native plants, birds and native wild fauna characterize the environment of the country house. Among other activities, guests can take a boat or a kayak along the Paraná River, enjoy a dip or a massage session in some of its hidden waterfalls, or go biking or trekking in the jungle.
This hotel has an outdoor pool, massage sessions and its restaurant offers gourmet dishes made with vegetables grown in its own garden. The spacious, rustic-style rooms have free Wi-Fi and a private balcony with garden views. Do not miss the delicious yerba mate ice cream!
Loi Suites Iguazú
This luxury hotel is located in the subtropical jungle of Iryapú, just 15 minutes from the Iguazu Falls. Nestled among the vegetation and wildlife, it has a spa, an outdoor pool and a terrace. Hanging bridges and trails take you through the jungle and lead to a private terrace just off the Iguazu River, where you can relax, enjoy peace and tranquility and enjoy the view. The 62 rooms overlooking the jungle are equipped with every comfort, request one with balcony or terrace. Naipi Restaurant serves regional gourmet cuisine and offers views of the subtropical jungle. The Tiki Bar serves light lunches with regional flavors.
Belmond Das Cataratas
This classic luxury hotel, is the only hotel located inside the Parque Nacional do Iguazú, on the Brazilian side. With an unbeatable location, just steps away from the magnificent falls, it allows guests exclusive access to the Falls during the night or at dawn when the park is closed to visitors. This gives you the opportunity to see observe the huge variety of birds and fauna that are scared off by the tourists during the day. The hotel has 193 rooms and suites that offer a natural combination of classic elegance and modern amenities. The Junior Suites have a lounge and a private balcony, ideal for enjoying the fantastic views that the tropical gardens offer. The Cataratas Suites have a living room, two bedrooms, two bathrooms and four balconies with panoramic views. The hotel features a big outdoor swimming pool, children’s swimming pool, a spa, tennis courts and a gym. By the pool, Ipê Grill offers gaucho-style parrilladas as well as a big table full of local delicacies. Tarobá Bar is a cozy and sociable meetings room where you can socialize with other travelers. Take a seat at the gallery or relax with live music that is played every night. And if you want an exceptional culinary experience, book a table at the Itaipu Restaurant where you can try authentic Brazilian fusion cuisine.
Awasi Iguazú
Located just 20 minutes from the world’s largest waterfalls, Awasi’s new 14-room lodge is situated on the banks of the River Iguazú, surrounded by the Atlantic Rainforest. Each villa is assigned with a private guide and 4WD, allowing guests to explore at their own pace, visiting where they want, in their own time.

Awasi Iguazú is the perfect spot to enjoy the world’s famous National Park and its surroundings, while also enjoying especially crafted excursions that go beyond the falls. Built on stilts for minimal environmental impact, it has the perfect mix of privacy, along with the opportunity to socialise at the bar and restaurant in the main lodge. Awasi Iguazú is a perfect Relais Chateaux hotel to enjoy the very best of the Misiones Province.