Wine Region

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The land of sunshine and good wine! Lose yourself amidst the vines, stay in a lodge surrounded by vineyards and enjoy lunch with stunning views over the snow-capped Andes looming over the grapevines. Learn about wine production in large estates or in small boutique wineries. In San Juan and La Rioja, go back in time to the dinosaur era in Talampaya and Ischigualasto, some of the most important paleontological sites in the world.

 

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The Vines
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At the foot of the Andes, in a privileged location 100km away from Mendoza City, The Vines offers luxury and relaxation. Its 22 villas, with one or two rooms, have an elegant regional-style decoration where light, wood and stone prevails. The villas have a kitchenette, living room and a big outdoor space. Some of the villas have Jacuzzi, external shower or private swimming pool. Its gourmet restaurant, Siete Fuegos, serves dishes designed by the prestigious chef Francis Mallman who creates regional dishes using different open flame cooking techniques.
Depending on the time of the year, the Vines offers the possibility to live and participate in the elaboration of wine from the cultivation, the harvest, or the design of a customized blend.
Around the resort guests can enjoy the leafy trees, garden flowers, paths to walk through the vineyards, petanque court, winery and tasting rooms.
Cavas Wine Lodge
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At Cavas Wine Lodge it is believed that every detail increases pleasure and relaxation.
Due to its architecture, decoration and excellent personalized service, it offers its guests the comfort of a luxury hotel and the warmth of a boutique hotel.
It has very spacious rooms, with 90 square meters divided between living room and bedroom, or luxury villas with one or more bedrooms with 220 and 280 square meters.
Both the rooms and the villas, are arranged in independent modules that provide a great privacy, with uninterrupted views of the vineyards and the Andes, have a small private pool and a terrace with external fireplace, an ideal setting to enjoy a glass of wine. Good wine while admiring the colors of the sunset.
The Cavas Wine Lodge Spa has a full menu of exclusive wine-based treatments that combines the latest scientific discoveries in the use of grape seeds and grape extracts to nourish the skin.
The menu of the restaurant, which is based on organic vegetables and fruits, changes every four months. The meat, fish and homemade pasta stand out.
Casa de Uco
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Casa de Uco is located at the foot of the Andes mountain range, in a building that seems to emerge from the geography of the place.
It offers rooms with private balconies or large arched windows, with excellent views of the vineyards and mountains, or suites with private terraces with stunning 180ยบ views, very comfortable and spacious, with separate rooms and living rooms.
The bathrooms combine the surrounding landscape or the spa-like pools with the main bathroom. The spa features a dry sauna, Finnish sauna, wet sauna, hydrotherapy pool, private massage rooms, gym, indoor and outdoor relaxation areas and a hammam-style room. It extends through an infinity pool with jacuzzi and solarium, which at the same time extends over the lagoons.
The kitchen is undoubtedly one of the highlights at Casa de Uco Wine Resort. Using local and seasonal products, preferably organic, it offers an international menu with local inspiration.
Outside the main restaurant of the Wine Resort, in the different areas of fire, before enjoying the breathtaking views of the mountains and the vineyards, the roasts and other delicious dishes are cooked at will. In the evenings, the exclusive atmosphere and the fantastic bar attract guests from other hotels in the area.