Vinas de Cafayate

Location: Salta & Northwest Argentina | Argentina

Price guide: £££££ Less than £100 per person per night

Vinas de Cafayate is a boutique hotel and wine resort in the wine region of Cafayate, in northwestern Argentina. Wine lovers will be right at home here, with the surrounding area producing some of the country’s finest; even teetotallers, though, will love this area for its peace, quiet, and beautiful landscapes of brightly coloured valleys.
Perfect forWine and nature lovers.
In the knowAs well as being nestled in a country wine estate, this hotel also serves up fantastic Argentine cuisine, using produce grown in its gardens.

Recommended for...

  • Setting & Views
  • Food & Wine
  • Cultural Immersion
  • Boutique Hotel

Hotel Overview

Sense of place

The area surrounding Vinas de Cafayate is visually stunning. In the foreground are carpets of rolling vineyards, with the hills of Cerro San Isidro rising in the background; stealing the scene, though, is the stunning Quebrada de Cafayate, a riot of multicoloured sandstone carved out by the Rio de las Conchas.

Rooms at Vinas de Cafayate

Rooms at Vinas de Cafayate are elegant and tastefully decorated, with tiled stone floors, dark wood beds and furnishings, and private balconies with seating areas. All the rooms boast stunning views, either over the rocky slopes of Cerro San Isidro or the vineyards and the stunning multicoloured valley of Quebrada de Cafayate.

Food & Drink

Gastronomy is very much the order of the day at Vinas de Cafayate, and at the hotel restaurant you’ll find a range of delicious Argentine and South American cuisine to accompany the world-class wine. Dishes include empanadas, veal, and of course mouthwatering steaks. Herbs and vegetables used in the food are grown in the hotel’s own organic garden.


The hotel’s lovely outdoor pool is perfect for blowing away the cobwebs in the likely event you enjoyed the wine a little bit too much the night before. There is also a cosy lounge, where you can curl up in front of the fireplace at the end of the day and enjoy a book or magazine from the well-stocked library.

Activities at Vinas de Cafayate

Wine steals the spotlight at Vinas de Cafayate, with a range of tastings on offer both at the estate and at other important wineries in the Cafayate region. If you can tear yourself away from the cellar, trips to local goat cheese farms are also on offer. A range of outdoor activities are also available in the region, from hiking the Calchaqui Estate to visiting the local historic village of San Carlos and the ancient ruins of Los Quilmes.

Best time to go

Best time to travel

Good time to travel (but some limitations)

Travel is possible (but it’s not the best time)

Travel is not recommended

  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
Best time to go

Hotel location

Vinas de Cafayate is three hours by private transfer from the airport at Salta.

More places to stay in Salta & Northwest Argentina


call us on 020 7337 9010 to start planning your perfect trip

Make an enquiry

© 2022 Exsus Travel. Experts in luxury tailor-made holidays.

Exsus Travel Limited t/a Exsus Travel. Registered in England and Wales at this address: 1 Burwood Place, London, W2 2UT. Company No. 3385363. VAT No. 719-221840.

Book with confidence.
All the flights and flight-inclusive holidays on this website are financially protected by the ATOL scheme. When you pay you will be supplied with an ATOL Certificate. Please ask for it and check to ensure that everything you booked (flights, hotels and other services) is listed on it. Please see our booking conditions for further information or for more information about financial protection and the ATOL Certificate go to:
We are a member of ABTA (ABTA No. Y6561) which means you have the benefit of ABTA’s assistance and Code of Conduct. For package holidays that do not include flights we provide financial protection for you money by way of a bond held by ABTA. We provide financial protection for your money.

International Passenger Protection (IPP)

All passengers booking with Exsus Travel Ltd are fully protected for the initial deposit and subsequently the balance of all monies received by us, including repatriation costs and arrangements, arising from cancellation or curtailment of your single service travel arrangements due to the insolvency of Exsus Travel Ltd

Exsus Travel Ltd has taken out an insurance provided by International Passenger Protection Ltd (IPP) with Liberty Mutual Insurance Europe SE (LMIE) trading as Liberty Specialty Markets, a member of the Liberty Mutual Insurance Group. LMIE's registered office: 5-7 rue Leon Laval, L-3372, Leudelange, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, Registered Number B232280 (Registre de Commerce et des Sociétés). LMIE is a European public limited liability company and is supervised by the Commissariat aux Assurances and licensed by the Luxembourg Minister of Finance as an insurance and reinsurance company. This insurance is only valid for passengers who book and pay directly with/to Exsus Travel Ltd

In the event of our insolvency please make contact as soon as practically possible giving full details of what has happened quoting the name of your Travel Operator:

IPP Claims at Sedgwick
Telephone: +44 (0)345 266 1872
or online at