Pucon is a premier destination for vacationers throughout the year. From summer fishing excursions and sunning on volcanic beaches covered in gray-black ash, instead of white sand, to skiing down the snow-covered slopes of the Villarrica volcano, there is plenty to do and numerous Pucon Chile hotels to choose from, all equipped with the amenities you need to make your stay both comfortable and exciting.
Selecting a Pucon accommodation that fits your vacation plans is something to consider when choosing a vacation package, especially if a hotel in Pucon close to the downtown area provides you with easy access to shopping, local restaurants, museums, and attractions along with access to transportation and markets for travelers backpacking across Chile. In addition, nightlife and gambling are two popular pastimes for vacationers to consider when booking accommodations at Pucon hotels, and there are options conveniently located at or near these venues, such as the Gran Hotel Pucon and the Hotel Del Lago Resort and Casino.
The Hotel Del Lago is a perfect example of a five-star hotel in Pucon, as it provides luxury suites with marble bathrooms and exquisite decor. Guests can dine on both international and Mediterranean cuisine prepared by experienced chefs at the El Almendro restaurant, visit the health spa for massages and aromatherapy sessions, or take time to work out at the fully equipped gym. There are also indoor and outdoor pools, a beauty salon, sauna, and casino. Gaming action at the Del Lagos casino includes poker, baccarat, blackjack, and slot machines.
Several winter resorts are available when it comes to selecting a Pucon accommodation catering to outdoor sports including skiing, riding snowmobiles, and snowboarding, while the summer weather provides plenty of opportunities for hiking in the area. Many resorts offer both summer and winter specials that range from a basic package including breakfast to packages that include all meals, ski-lift fees, skiing lessons, and coupons for the casino.
Another exemplary Pucon accommodation is the Gran Hotel. This four-star establishment is conveniently located near the heart of the city and the casino. The Gran Hotel has full amenities for guests, including private parking, a childcare center, restaurant, golf course, tennis court, gym, pool, spa and sauna, and laundry service. Each suite has its own private bath, internet service, cable, and a mini kitchen and bar, making it possible to prepare some of your meals in your room rather than dining out.
One of the most famous Pucon hotels is the Antumalal (pictured), which has played host to English royalty and other high-profile guests. Each suite enjoys spectacular views of the Lake Villarrica from oversize windows in each room. The hotel boasts a private boat dock, heated pools, tennis courts, and fine dining on the veranda at the Restaurant Parque Antumalal, which has been in business and serving European cuisine since 1950.
For guests staying at the Antumalal, staff will arrange tours of the Patagonia area that can include bird-watching, visits to nearby hot springs, and excursions to Lake Panquipulli. Rafting adventures and horseback riding are also available at Antumalal, and travelers can take advantage of special seasonal vacation deals in a handful of varieties, typically including double rooms with a fireplace, meals, massages, and a coupon for one outdoor excursion.
If you'd like spa services to be part of your Chile vacation, a quality hotel in Pucon offering a luxurious health spa setting is the Hotel and Termas Del Huife. The hotel is located on the picturesque Lincura River amid 700 acres of lush forest landscape with plenty of opportunities for hiking. Individual guest cabins are equipped with a private pool, king-size bed, phone, TV, and mini bar. Guests staying at the resort have access to two outdoor thermal water pools situated on the banks of the river, mineral baths, and sauna.
One of the Pucon hotels catering to families and other tourists who are particularly interested in lodging with close proximity to urban amenities is at Kernayel Lodge and Cabins. Located in the center of the city, Kernayel provides individual natural wood cabins with multiple bedrooms, living area, bath, and kitchen, or single rooms with private baths at the lodge, combined with access to the livelier parts of Pucon.
At La Posada Plaza Pucon located near downtown, beaches, and a casino, guests will find both rooms with private baths and fully equipped cabins. A swimming pool, private parking, private baths, phone, cable, and an on-site restaurant and bar make La Posada Plaza an all-in-one convenient location for vacation accommodations. The staff at the hotel is on-hand to make local tour arrangements of the city and surrounding national parks, hot springs, and lake area, ensuring you make the most of this scenic location during your stay.