The historic Estancia Los Potreros lies on a 6,500 estate in the secluded Sierra Chicas hills in Argentina’s stunning Cordoba region. This luxury boutique hotel makes an ideal base from which to explore the area. The international airport in Cordoba is a 45-minute drive away.
This family-run working cattle ranch is an idyllic retreat for horse riding and nature lovers, and will provide you with a true insight into rural life in Argentina. Offering warm hospitality and impeccable service, it will appeal to couples and families seeking a unique and intimate escape in a spectacular setting.
Los Potreros provides seven spacious and tastefully furnished rooms featuring traditional furnishings, antiques, wood-burning stoves, log fires and private bathrooms.
The restaurant serves up mouthwatering European and local cuisine, prepared using fresh produce from the estate and accompanied Estancia Los Potreros superb own-label wine.
Los Potreros has a herd of over 80 horses and there are plenty of opportunities to interact with them including riding with the gauchos, watching a polo match or seeing a horse-breaker at work. Other activities include walking, bird watching, exploring villages, visiting the cattle station, wine tasting, enjoying a picnic lunch by a waterfall, and swimming in the pool.
Lightfoot Travel provides tailor-made itineraries that include daily tours and excursions, restaurant recommendations and bookings, and can incorporate Cordoba into a greater Argentina & Latin America holiday. Take a look at Classic Argentina as an example of a bespoke itinerary that we can create for you.
Estancia Los Potreros Information
- Location & Getting There
The historic Estancia Los Potreros lies in the secluded Sierra Chicas hills in Argentina’s stunning Cordoba region, a 45-minute drive away from Cordoba Airport.
Los Potreros provides 7 spacious and tastefully furnished rooms featuring traditional furnishings, antiques, wood-burning stoves, log fires and private bathrooms. These rooms are designed to retain the history and style of estancia, hence the open-plan bedroom and sitting area all feature wooden or vintage colours.
- Swimming pool
- Dining: 1 restaurant
Los Potreros has a herd of over 80 horses and there are plenty of opportunities to interact with them including riding with the gauchos, watching a polo match or seeing a horse-breaker at work. Trail riding in the hills provide a surprising variety of landscapes and terrain such as rocky outcrops, hidden valleys, tumbling waterfalls and wooded paths. Other activities include watching polo, picnic lunches by a waterfall, bird watching, exploring villages, visits to the cattle station and wine tasting.
Children are made very welcome at Los Potreros and it is an ideal destination for families who enjoy the outdoors. The pool is great for children and there are vast areas of countryside to be explored around the estancia.