Estancia La Bandada

Estancia La Bandada


On the outskirts of San Miguel del Monte, Estancia La Bandada sits on a 250-acre plot of pastureland in the heart of the Argentine Pampas

Formerly Candelaria del Monte, Estancia La Bandada is located just an hour from Buenos Aires International Airport. This working farm is an ode to traditional country living in the pampas with easy accessibility enchanting visitors at the beginning or end of their Argentine adventures.

Estancia La Bandada

What we love about Estancia La Bandada

  • Established in 2004, the estancia has served as a base for exploring Argentina Patagonia and the Pampas for two decades
  • The seven rooms offer a blend of luxury and comfort, adorned with fresh pine and jasmine
  • Chef Mariana Dacruz prepares meals with all locally sourced ingredients
  • Enjoy homemade jams, local honey, and freshly squeezed juices for breakfast each morning
  • The estancia is known for its legendary local barbecues (asados), providing a true taste of the region
  • Combining comfort and luxury with an authentic Patagonian estancia experience, La Bandada connects guests with Argentine culture and lifestyle
What to do at Estancia La Bandada

Immerse yourself in authentic estancia life

When it comes to burning off the excesses one is sure to pick up in Argentina, there are horses and bikes to ride, a good-sized pool, and polo can be played during the summer. Guests can also get involved in Estancia la Bandada’s daily rural tasks.

The local town, San Miguel del Monte, is a ten-minute drive away and is perfect for a potter or picking up some fine leather goods at non-tourist prices.

Estancia La Bandada

Fly into Buenos Aires, Argentina, from here, you can travel by car or private transfer to the estancia, which is located in the countryside outside the city. The drive takes approximately 1 hr and 15 minutes.

Estancia La Bandada

to Travel

September/November or March/May

The best time to visit the Pampas is during the Argentine spring and autumn seasons, roughly from September to November and March to May. These months offer pleasant weather, making it ideal for outdoor activities and enjoying the natural beauty of the area.



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