La Casona at Matetic Vineyards, Lagunillas
|Fundo El Rosario, Lagunillas, Valparaíso Region, CHILE.|
Description: La Casona at Matetic VineyardsLocated in the heart of the San Antonio valley wine region, La Casona at Matetic Vineyards is situated in a carefully restored and modernised traditional colonial-style hacienda, featuring the creations of the world-famous interior designer Max Cummins. This charming property offers luxurious boutique-style accommodation, fine cuisine and an excellent range of activities in a beautiful vineyard setting.
Ideal placed for relaxing stays in this fascinating wine region, La Casona at Matetic Vineyards is within easy reach of Santiago, Viña del Mar, Valparaíso and the central Chile coast. The hotel boasts a large outdoor swimming pool, a cosy and elegant living room with a fireplace, pool table and honesty bar, and a meeting room. On-site, guests can enjoy a fantastic range of outdoor activities, including trekking, mountain biking, horse riding and van circuits. It goes without saying that guests can also enjoy wine tours and tastings, with visits to the vineyards and cellars and full explanations of the wine-making processes, bottling and storage.
Matetic Vineyards is also home to the renowned Equilibrio Restaurant, where guests can enjoy delicious menus featuring typical Chilean recipes with a touch of contemporary cuisine, based on the finest locally sourced ingredients. Guests can expect a range of freshly prepared, seasonal dishes, from delicious fish and seafood to exquisite duck and lamb, all expertly paired with wines from the estate.
Type of rooms: La Casona at Matetic VineyardsStandard Double or Twin Room:
La Casona has seven stylish and spacious rooms which blend comfort and elegance. All of them have en-suite bathrooms, a private terrace, central heating and can be fitted with either a king-size bed or two single beds. All of the rooms have sophisticated decoration and overlook the gardens or the vineyards. Room size 25 sq m.
All rooms feature: Terrace with table and chairs; 600 thread-count cotton bedding; daily housekeeping and turndown service; central heating; cable TV with a wide selection of national and international channels; wake-up calls; complimentary mineral water; L'Occitane bathroom amenities; hair dryer; bathrobes; complimentary Wi-Fi.
Number of rooms: 7
Official category: Country House.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1904/2004.
Languages spoken: Spanish, EnglishSmoking policy: Under Chilean law, smoking is prohibited in enclosed public spaces.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club.
Restaurant closed: Equilibrio Restaurant is open from Tuesday to Sunday from 12:30pm. to 16:30pm.
How to get here:
From Santiago: Follow Route 68 towards Valparaíso until the Algarrobo exit, approximately 66 km from Santiago. Exit here, and continue on this road until the second over-pass. From here, follow the signs indicating the road to San Antonio and Lagunillas. Continue on this road until reaching a tollbooth, approximately 10 km from the over-pass. Immediately following the tollbooth, some 400 metres down the road, is the Rosario Bridge, and the Matetic vineyards entrance is just a few metres further along. Turn left and follow the signs indicating the different tourist zones in the valley.
GPS Coordinates: 33° 28' 40.58'' S 71° 28' 33.83'' W
Nearest airport: Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport - 83,4km.