Tierra Chiloé Hotel & Spa
Tierra Chiloé Hotel & Spa is an all-all inclusive lodge located on the second-biggest island in Chile. There are 12 rooms available, each with a picturesque view. The resort sits on the Rilan peninsula and is approximately 11 miles from Castro, Chile. The easiest way to get there is to fly from Santiago to Chiloé. The flight is about 2.5 hours, but the hotel arranges transportation from the airport to the resort, so that guests don’t have to worry.
Style and Character
The hotel is decorated to echo the natural beauty and landscape, incorporating traditional Chiloé craftsmanship with a modern twist. The exterior is lined with wooden shingles, and the interior walls are decorated with fine woods from Chiloé that create a cozy and inviting atmosphere. The hotel features many geometric patterns, and is designed to blend into the surrounding landscape. The first floor has an open floor plan with sitting rooms, fireplaces, and a gorgeous view of the Rilan Bay and Pulao wetlands. Full-length windows in this hotel give visitors a view of the landscape no matter. Many of the design decisions, including the wooden shingles, help to create an energy efficient hotel.
The hotel has 12 exclusive rooms, all of which have a breathtaking view of the ocean. The rooms provide all the luxury a guest could want with a fireplace, dining room, and terrace. All rooms include amenities like hair dryers, slippers and robes, a safe box, and a reusable water bottle for guests to use.
Food and Drink
The Tierra Chiloé has restaurants that include local Chiloé food dishes. Food and drink is covered in the cost of the room. Because the hotel is small, the dishes vary depending on what the chef dictates, and what local produce is available at the time. Some of the frequently seen dishes include items like fresh mussels and ceviche. The staff is very accommodating as well, although not all of them speak English.
Things to Do
The hotel offers daily excursions to help guests explore Chiloé, Chile. There are full-day and half-day excursions to fit anyone’s schedule. There are also varying levels of difficulty, in order to accommodate guests of different physical abilities and adventure tastes. These excursions involve boating, horseback riding, hiking, etc. Guests can choose to explore the sea or the land. All trips are organized by the hotel itself, and include a native interpreter. The hotel also has a fully-equipped spa that offers quality services to help everyone relax while on vacation. A few of the sites the hotel visits are:
- Castro, the capital of Chiloé
- The village of Rilan
- Quinchao Island
- Dos Lagos
- Las Compuertas Forest
- Mechuque Island
- The village of Conchi
So if you are planning your vacation to Chile, check out the hotel’s rates here and book your dream vacation today.