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Arakur Ushuaia Resort and Spa

  • Arakur Ushuaia Resort and Spa
  • Arakur Ushuaia Resort and Spa
  • Arakur Ushuaia Resort and Spa
  • Arakur Ushuaia Resort and Spa
  • Arakur Ushuaia Resort and Spa
  • Arakur Ushuaia Resort and Spa
  • Arakur Ushuaia Resort and Spa
  • Arakur Ushuaia Resort and Spa
  • Arakur Ushuaia Resort and Spa
  • Arakur Ushuaia Resort and Spa
  • Arakur Ushuaia Resort and Spa
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A smart hotel complex in a nature reserve on a mountainside above Ushuaia offers spectacular views over the Beagle Channel.

The Arakur Ushuaia Resort and Spa is the ultimate top-end place to stay if real enjoyment of your accommodation is to be a big part of your experience in Ushuaia. The hotel is situated on the slopes of the mountain Arakur, facing the hand of ice-spiked peaks which soar above the port: from its lofty elevation there are astonishing views not only of the Andean chain but also the busy little port and the rocky shores of the Beagle Channel.

The hotel sits in the Arakur Nature Reserve and there are walking trails within for you to explore. In the building itself, an ultra-contemporary affair featuring glossy Patagonian wood, there’s also plenty of opportunity both to relax and to get some exercise: a fitness centre, heated pool, children's pool and hot tubs both indoors and also on decking in the open air.

You can dine at the smart, sophisticated restaurant surveying the vistas through floor to ceiling windows. The property’s isolated location is handy for the ski slopes in winter, but you'll be using the shuttle bus or taxis to get around to and from the city and airport.

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What our clients say

  • Most memorable aspect: “Something between a long walk in Torres del Paine, the glacier, the boat ride in Ushuaia, San Telmo in Buenos Aires! Too many to pick from.” 

    RM, Tooting
  • The mountain trip in Mendoza was spectacular. We loved Buenos Aires too.

    PW, Tonbridge
  • We loved all of it, we really enjoyed the scenery of Humahuaca Gorge and the drive to Cafayate.  Iguazu falls are incredible also and a definite highlight....We found our whole…

    HB, Abingdon
  • Most Memorable Moment: Iguazu falls were amazing - much better than exepcted

    DM, London
  • We had a great time.  We'll definitely be going back to Argentina in the future. 

    HD
  • Excellent trip during which we felt we saw some of the real Argentina. Delightful and helpful people abounded who had an enviable pride in their country. Excellent service from JLA…

    ML, Cheltenham
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Our Expert's Opinion

Opening the curtains on my first morning and looking out over the city of Ushuaia and the Beagle Channel really built the excitement that I was at the end of the world! This is the best place to stay in Ushuaia - try to have at least one evening meal at the excellent restaurant, as well as allowing time to explore the Arakur Nature Reserve.

Sophie
Sophie Barber Travel Expert Sophie lived in Chile before joining us and has travelled extensively across Latin America, from Mexico to the furthest tip of Patagonia and beyond to Antarctica.

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    Paul Winrow-Giffin - Travel Expert

    After graduating in Computer Science, Paul spent seven months travelling from Colombia to Argentina and came home hooked on Latin America.

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    Anglo-Peruvian Chris grew up in Lima and spent much of his adult life in between London and Cusco as a tour leader, before settling permanently in our London-based Tailor-made and Group Tours sales team.

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    Having spent part of her childhood in Colombia and worked in Brazil and Costa Rica, Hannah's ties to Latin America run deep. Hannah is a much valued Travel Expert in our Tailor-made Holidays and Group Tours sales team.

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    Sophie Barber - Travel Expert

    Sophie lived in Chile before joining us and has travelled extensively across Latin America, from Mexico to the furthest tip of Patagonia and beyond to Antarctica.

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    Ben fell in love with Latin America on a six month backpacking trip from Colombia to Mexico in 1995. Since then he has explored most of South America, including living in Peru for a year. He is now Head of Sales.

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    A globetrotter since her childhood, Alex spent a year studying abroad in Guadalajara and has returned to Latin America countless times since then.

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