Gallery: The Eco-Luxe Cacheuta Thermal Hotel & Resort is a Tranquil Hea...

Photo © Ana Lisa Alperovich for Inhabitat
 
Cacheuta Thermal Hotel & Resort in Mendoza, Argentina stands on the spot of an old thermal hotel and keeps the traditions of this historic structure alive. Built in 1910, the original hotel was a luxurious 152 room dwelling with individual thermal baths and a casino, but was tragically destroyed by a 7 metre high wave caused by a glacier flood. Today, the splendid hotel, which opened in 1986, has 16 rooms made of remains from the old building as well as local materials like stone and recycled railway sleepers from a train track that used to cross the Andes to Chile!

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  1. Maria Ines December 21, 2011 at 5:06 pm

    Hi,
    I’m Maria Ines, from Termas Cacheuta! I want to thank Ana Lisa and Inhabitat for this lovely note and to invite you all to visit us and give us more ideas to make of Cacheuta a Green Tourist Atraction.
    Do not hesitate to contact us through our web page!
    M Ines

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