Estancia Bonanza

An Unforgettable Patagonian Adventure at Estancia Bonanza!

We’re excited to introduce you to a hidden gem in the heart of Patagonia, Argentina – Estancia Bonanza. Surrounded by the breathtaking landscapes of El Chalten, this estancia offers the perfect blend between adventure, relaxation, and deep connection with the region’s natural attractions

Accommodation: A Cozy Retreat

At Estancia Bonanza, you have the opportunity to choose from a selection of cozy accommodations, each with its unique style.

Puestos de Veranada is the embodiment of rustic charm, with five double rooms and one quadruple room, all offering stunning vistas of the northwest face of Monte Fitz Roy. The maximum capacity for each room is 2 to 4 guests, making it an ideal choice for a couple’s getaway or a small group of friends.

If you are traveling with your family or group of friends, you can also choose Casa de Campo, the former residence of the estancia’s owners, is a spacious and comfortable lodging. It features two bedrooms, private bathrooms, a cozy living area, and a well-equipped kitchen. Situated just 5 minutes from the common areas, this accommodation is perfect for a group of up to six people, offering flexibility in room arrangements.

For a more intimate stay, you can choose Casa de Huéspedes. This 40m² studio offers a private bathroom and can comfortably accommodate up to four people, making it an excellent choice for a family or a small group of friends.

Common Areas: Where Comfort Meets Nature

The common areas at Estancia Bonanza are designed to provide you with the perfect balance of comfort and natural beauty.

La Pulpería, the on-site restaurant, serves traditional Patagonian cuisine cooked over open fires. It is a culinary experience you don’t want to miss. 

El Rancho is an open lounge that invites you to relax and unwind. It offers comfortable seating, a variety of board games, and the warmth of a wood-burning fireplace—a cozy space to share stories of your adventures.

Lo de Lita, the charming tea house, is a serene spot where you can enjoy a buffet breakfast with panoramic views of Monte Fitz Roy and the Río de Bosque Valley. 

Adventure Awaits: A Playground for Nature Lovers

If you’re an adventure seeker, you’re in for a treat at Estancia Bonanza. The vast, Patagonian landscape offers a  great playground for outdoor enthusiasts. Choose from a range of exciting activities, including:

  • Horseback Riding: Explore remote corners of the estancia, passing through enchanting forests, crystal-clear streams, and majestic mountain ranges.
  • Climbing: Test your mettle on various climbing routes tailored to different experience levels.
  • Mountain Biking: Pedal through well-marked trails that wind through Lenga and Ñire forests, all while taking in the stunning mountain vistas.
  • Trekking: Discover the breathtaking beauty of Patagonia with guided hikes of varying difficulty levels.
  • And More: If you’re feeling particularly adventurous, there’s kayaking, rafting, and the unique Vía Ferrata experience, combining climbing, trekking, and even a thrilling zipline.

Estancia Bonanza is a great destination for travelers looking to combine adventure and comfort in a setting that’s nothing short of magical. Whether you’re planning a day trip or an extended stay, this hidden gem promises an authentic experience. 

Estancia San Lorenzo, Tierra de Pinguinos-Peninsula Valdés

In Punta Norte, Peninsula Valdes it is possible to lodge, observe around 600.000 Magellanic penguins per season and get immersed in daily activities of a Patagonian Sheep farming ranch. Estancia San Lorenzo Nature Reserve is the place.

Estancia San Lorenzo offers two nights all inclusive program in the guest house available for three guests, with an exclusive visit to the penguin colony and the different activities related to sheep farming: marking, shearing, and sheep enclosure with the help of herding dogs.

Meals are included and guests have the chance to taste the Traditional Patagonian Lamb cooked open flame.

Penguin Colony daily visits are also possible at three different scheduled times from September to March (11am , 2pm and 4pm). The trail circuit stretches through a penguin transit and burrowing area. It is also possible to enjoy astonishing views of San Matias Gulf and the wide beach used by penguins to get in and out of the water, and for resting. Ruins of the old Sealion-oil Factory can be seen at the end of the trail.

An authentic Patagonian experience not to be missed in your next visit to Peninsula Valdes.

Estancia Huemules in Esquel – Disconnect & reconnect with yourself

Stay in high-end private domes on a natural reservation in the heart of Patagonia. 

Experience pure contact with nature, without leaving behind all the comforts of the best lodging, exquisite food, and the most exciting outdoor activities.

Double or Triple Domes

Equipped with queen-size box spring and mattress with down duvets. Options: Mat Bed, twin or three beds. You fall asleep and wake up to an incredible view of the landscape. have a full-bathroom, hot water available round the clock, biodegradable bath products, and all the amenities the most discerning guest may expect.

Rooms are surrounded by Nature. The unique experience of sleeping in the forest implies feeling how the wind caresses the lenga tree branches, hearing birds warble and water flowing in the creek. The layout of these domes was designed to allow maximum privacy. Each guest has his own private deck with open views from his room.

To Feel Nature’s rhythms makes your experience unique at the same time, it will be plentiful: plenty of activities and flavors.


The reservation offers 6200 hectares of Patagonian Andean Forests with numerous circuits for the most incredible activities in Nature. Your stay includes daily excursions you can choose that demand different levels of physical effort.

These excursions will allow you to tour the lenga and ñire forests, cross melting snow-formed creeks and discover at every step new landscapes in imposing Patagonia. You will be able to see the most representative local fauna: woodpeckers, caiquenes, condors, foxes and deer, among others.

Between November and April, Huemules offer an incredible array of landscapes to enjoy. During this time of the year, you will be able to do some trekking, horseback riding, and mountain biking excursions, covering unique circuits with breathtaking scenery just in the company of the Patagonian immensity. 

 An ideal place to live Patagonia to the fullest!

There is no place like home! Visit Rancho Aparte

If you visit El Calafate, this is an experience you don’t want to miss. Enjoy  Rancho Aparte, one of the best closed-doors restaurants in El Calafate.

This great place is run by Gabo, a charming chef and host. His motto: enjoy life, feel at home, cook with love and make new friends is always in action giving Rancho Aparte a friendly and cosy atmosphere.

Twelve guests is the maximum allowed each dinner and soon everybody engages in lively conversation while Gabo shares some secrets of his cuisine and tells stories about  local traditions. All his preparations are exquisite and abundant and  the place is soon filled with the aroma of his fine cooking creating great expectation about the delicacies that will come.

Just relax and enjoy this memorable experience! Feel at home!

Not included: Transfers. Tips.

Includes: 3-step dinner with a welcome drink, entrance, main course, and dessert. Mineral water, soft drinks and wine.

Current Traditional menu: Entrance: Zucchini cream soup. / Main course: Braised lamb with mustard with wedge potatoes. / Dessert: Cheesecake with Calafate ice cream or white chocolate brownie with semi-bitter chocolate ice cream. / Drinks: Mineral water + soft drinks + ½ bottle of Saurus Malbec wine.

Current Vegetarian Menu: Entrance: Corn cream soup. / Main course: Vegetable au gratin stew. / Dessert: Cheesecake with Calafate ice cream or white chocolate brownie with semi-bitter chocolate ice cream. / Drinks: Mineral water + soft drinks + ½ bottle of Saurus Malbec wine.

Menus could change depending on the season and passengers specific food requirements.