Alto Atacama Desert Lodge & Spa, San Pedro de Atacama
|Camino Pukará s/n, Suchor, Ayllú de Quitor, San Pedro de Atacama, Antofagasta, CHILE.
Description: Alto Atacama Desert Lodge & SpaOne of the very few lodges in the San Pedro region that is entirely enveloped by natural surroundings, Alto Atacama Desert Lodge & Spa is located in the lush Catarpe Valley, in the heart of of the Cordillera de Sal mountain range. Influenced by local village architecture and conceived to blend seamlessly into its environment, this unique property offers luxurious accommodation, delicious regional cuisine and a fantastic selection of activities in a genuinely welcoming atmosphere.
Firmly committed to sustainable tourism, Alto Atacama encourages guests to get off the beaten track, interact with the local indigenous cultures and explore the desert's varied and eerily beautiful landscapes on foot or by bike. Alto Atacama's Leave No Trace-schooled guides offer more than thirty adventure activities and excursions, including trips to the geysers and hot springs, volcano climbs, mountain biking through desert canyons, and exploring ancient Incan ruins and petroglyphs. On-site, the lodge boasts a large outdoor swimming pool, a unique garden filled with native trees and plants, and a spa area with a sauna and treatment rooms.
The restaurant at Alto Atacama Desert Lodge & Spa serves delicious local, regional and international cuisine, based on the finest, locally sourced and natural, organic produce. Special emphasis is placed on purchasing from local indigenous farmers, thereby providing support for the economy of the nearest towns and villages. Meals can be enjoyed indoors or in a number of unique outdoor spaces, always accompanied by a fine selection of excellent Chilean wines.
Type of rooms: Alto Atacama Desert Lodge & SpaQuitor:
Five rooms closest to the Common Areas. The view from the private terraces of these guest rooms looks out on to the garden area of the hotel, framed against the Cordillera de la Sal in the background. One of these rooms is wheelchair accessible. In-room safe, mini-bar. One large double bed.
Room size 50 sq m.
Twenty-seven rooms located in the gardens of Alto Atacama. Slightly larger than the Quitor rooms, these rooms have a more private terrace, and offer an uninterrupted view to the Cordillera de la Sal Range and the Catarpe Valley. In-room safe, mini-bar. One large double bed. Room size 51 sq m.
Ten Privileged rooms, specially located in the gardens of Alto Atacama, with an open view to the quiet Lagoon and the Catarpe Valley. Two of these suites are connected, making them ideal for families. These suites have a private terrace and private patio with an additional outdoor shower. In-room safe, mini-bar. One king-size bed. Suite size 70 sq m.
Additional information: Alto Atacama Desert Lodge & Spa
Free private parking is available on site. Reservation is necessary.
Airport transfer services can be arranged on request. Charges apply.
Number of rooms: 42
Official category: 5 stars.
Languages spoken: Spanish, English.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club.
GPS Coordinates: 22° 53' 20.68'' S 68° 13' 5.91'' W
Nearest airport: El Loa Airport - 100km.