CCurious Travel’s owner Becky Harris asked Simon Heyes and his team at Senderos, a leading representation company for Latin America, to share with her their “Best Sellers”, their “Ones to Watch” and of course… their “Curious” properties and experiences so that we could share them with you. If anyone knows the most unique, luxury and sustainability focused accommodations across Latin America – these guys do!

Why not contact us to pick the best luxury hotels and experiences for you across South America!

“Best Sellers”

What would you say are the properties in your portfolio that are always popular? Why do you think they are consistently in the limelight?

Room with a View at Tierra Patagonia in Torres del Paine, Chile

Room with a View – Tierra Patagonia- Image by Morten Andersen – Copyright Tierra Hotels

Tierra Patagonia in Torres del Paine region of Chile. All Tierra Hotels are very popular but we would say that Tierra Patagonia is marginally the most popular. It is in the region of probably the most iconic of all South American National Parks, Torres del Paine.

Salkantay Lodge, Mountain Lodges of Peru

Room with a View – Salkantay Trek – Copyright Mountain Lodges of Peru

Mountain Lodge of Peru offers the most unique, 7 Day lodge-to-lodge trekking itinerary that ends at the “must-see” Inca citadel of Machu Picchu. The Salkantay Trek takes guests on a historic section of the Inca trail passing through 15 different eco-systems, traversing a mountain pass over 15,000 feet, exploring villages where locals still maintain age-old traditions and ending at Machu Picchu, the crown jewel of the Inca Empire.

Why not contact us to pick the best luxury hotels and experiences for you across South America!

Camping in the Antarctic with Curious Travel

Camping in the Antarctic – Copyright Polar Latitudes 

The Hebridean Sky is an Antarctic ship which offers the best combination of real expedition adventure and creature comforts when visiting Antarctica and area. It operates 11-15 day expedition cruises to the Antarctic Peninsula, 20-22 day trips to the Falklands and South Georgia, and also a special Crossing the Antarctic Circle voyage. 

“Ones to Watch”

What do you think are the new or emerging destinations and properties in your portfolio that we should all be thinking about?

Tierra Hotel Chiloe in Chile

Exterior of Tierra Chiloe – Copyright Tierra Hotels

Tierra Chiloe is the newest of the Tierra Hotels in Chile. It is located on the mystical island of Chiloe which is one of Chile’s more intriguing and emerging destinations.

Why not contact us to pick the best luxury hotels and experiences for you across South America!

Award winning Eco Lodge Cristalio Lodge, Brazil

Cristalino Lodge, Brazil – Image by Samuel Melim

Cristalino Lodge is a secluded wildlife paradise in the middle of the Brazilian Amazon, created and protected by two generations of a Brazilian family and accessed only by a fairy-tale journey on a private river in the Amazon

“Brazilian eco hotel and reserve Cristalino Lodge has been named the winner of the Sustainable Tourism Award at The LATA (Latin American Travel Association Achievement Awards) 2015. Cristalino Lodge won the accolade for its preservation work establishing its own 28,167 acres (44 square miles) private nature reserve in the southern Brazilian Amazon”

Puerto Valle lodge in Argentina with Curious Travel

Hotel Puerto Valle – Image Copyright Puerto Valle

Hotel Puerto Valle – Northern Argentina’s Ibarra region is emerging as a go-to destination for nature lovers as wildlife is re-introduced into the National Park.

Scaleisa Lodge, Galapagos with Curious Travel

Scalesia Lodge Glamping Accommodation – Image Copyright Scalesia Lodge

Scalesia Lodge – The Land-based exploration of the Galapagos is growing in popularity and Isabella Island, where Scalesia Lodge is located, is arguably the most beautiful. From this stunning lodge, guests can explore and see 11 of the big 15 Galapagos creatures.

Why not contact us to pick the best luxury hotels and experiences for you across South America!

 “Curious”

What do you think are the properties in your portfolio that you think really match our “Curious” brand? Properties that offer something really quite different, unique, quirky even? 

Estancia Huechahue in Argentina with Curious Travel

World Class Riding at Huechahue Lodge – Image Copyright Huechahue Lodge

Estancia Huechahue – offers an authentic slice of “Gaucho” life. We really think there is nowhere quite like Huechahue, and you don’t even have to ride a horse to thoroughly enjoy a stay here (but it helps!)

Hotel Antumalal in Chile with Curious Travel

Hotel Antumalal main building – Image Copyright Hotel Antumalal

Hotel Antumalal – Chile’s Pucon region is well known to Santiago’s high flying set, but little appreciated in the wider world. It’s high time this changed and visitors got to enjoy the wondrous landscape of volcanoes and lake, and endless activities on offer in this beautiful location.

Why not contact us to pick the best luxury hotels and experiences for you across South America!

Mallin Colorado Lodge, Chile with Curious Travel

Mallin Colorado Lodge in Chile – Image Copyright Mallin Colorado Lodge

Mallin Colorado Ecolodge – Seven brothers and sisters run this ecolodge on the remote and breathtaking Carretera Austral in Chile. Our “Top Tip” – go in the Southern Hemisphere Autumn for the blaze of colour in the ever-changing landscape of Aysen.

Zuleta Hacienda in Ecuador with Curious Travel

Hacienda Zuleta Entrance – Image Copyright Hacienda Zuleta

Hacienda Zuleta – Located in the heart of Ecuador’s Avenue of Volcanoes, Hacienda Zuleta commands breathtaking views from every side and is everything you think a South American Hacienda should be and more. This historic farm is a manor house, cheese factory, stables, community centre, archaeological site and conservation project all in one!

Why not contact us to pick the best luxury hotels and experiences for you across South America!

pousada maravilha in Brazil with Curious Travel

Stunning views from Pousada Maravilha – Images copyright Pousada Maravilha

Pousada Maravilha – Ask any Brazilian to describe paradise and they will answer, “the magical island of Fernando do Noronha”. Brazilians are not short of a beach or two, but they all want to come here to witness and enjoy the unspoilt beauty of these stunning beaches which regularly feature at the top of the ‘best in the world’ lists.

Why not contact us to pick the best luxury hotels and experiences for you across South America!

Other things you might be curious about

Back to journals

Leave a comment