Alto Jahuel (Central Andes and wine valleys, Chile)
An elegant small hotel, just over an hour's drive south of the capital, on the estate of the famous Santa Rita vineyard. The main building dates back to 1883, there are 70 acres of beautifully maintained gardens designed by Guillermo Renner, two swimming pools, tennis courts and gym. There is also the Museo Andino, which is full of vintage textiles and artefacts from Easter Island.
Relaxation, tennis, swimming, wine tasting. Lovely gardens to walk around, excellent restaurant and you could use a hire car to visit other wineries.
11 rooms and 5 suites.
A small and elegant country house hotel. Excellent base from which to explore the wine region.
When to go
Open all year, warmest November to April.
Client comments and reviews
Casa Real in Santa Rita vineyard was delightful and we were treated like royalty there. - ES (March 2011)
Hotel Casa Real, really super, lovely people and we were invited to a concert in the chapel by the family on our first night, a blind man playing a 25? string guitar with a super voice, wonderful experience, lovely family and Lylian and Gonzalo lovely people, vineyard trip great wine super. - MC (February 2005)