PRESS RELEASE: Tierra Hotels Overview
antiago, Chile (January 2017)— Tierra Hotels is a unique family of luxury hotels and resorts set in exceptional locations, created by the Purcell family, famous for their long-established reputation for offering fine hospitality at Ski Portillo, Chile. Tierra Hotels is distinguished for a guest experience that delivers legendary South American hospitality, tailored adventure and cultural experiences, innovative design and architecture inspired by the natural surroundings and environment.
Tierra Atacama Hotel and Spa
Tierra Hotels’ first property, Tierra Atacama Hotel and Spa, located in San Pedro de Atacama – an oasis in the dramatic Chilean Altiplano, opened Feb. 2008 to rave reviews and was named to the 2008 Condé Nast Traveler “Hot List” and Travel + Leisure’s “It List” of the top 30 best new hotels in 2008 as well as receiving other international accolades. The 32-room Tierra Atacama Hotel & Spa is an ideal place for guests to relax and soak up the energy of the desert.
With the framework of an adventure spa concept, Tierra Atacama’s guided excursions showcase the very best of the Atacama Desert, and guests are invited to experience the area by bicycle, on foot, on horseback or by vehicle. After a day of adventure, guests return to the hotel for gourmet dining, luxurious spa treatments at the Uma Spa, or conversation around the indoor and outdoor fireplaces. Evening entertainment includes exceptional stargazing presentations afforded by the dry climate and dark skies.
Tierra Patagonia Hotel & Spa
The highly anticipated Tierra Patagonia Hotel & Spa opened its doors on Dec. 20, 2011, showcasing the work of Chile’s leading architects and designers and inviting guests to experience the dramatic beauty of the region in five-star comfort and legendary Patagonian hospitality. The 40-room resort occupies an envied location at the edge of Torres del Paine National Park and UNESCO Biosphere Reserve on the shores of Lake Sarmiento.
Tierra Patagonia caters to nature-lovers, offering a wide range of excursions to experience one of the most majestic and breathtaking settings on earth. Guided excursions range from awe-inspiring treks to the undiscovered corners of the National Park and boating across the glacial lakes, to horseback riding across the Patagonian steppe and experiencing local culture on a working estancia. Excursions exclusively available at Tierra Patagonia include horseback rides and hikes through new parts of the national park, including the Condoreras near the Segunda Barranca where guests can spot nesting Andean Condors. More intrepid guests will also be able to hike to areas around Lake Sarmiento, in search of rarely spotted pumas, native to caves around the lake.
Tierra Chiloé, Tierra Hotels’ third all-inclusive adventure destination in Chile, opened Sept. 2014 and is located amid the blue waters of Chile’s Northern Patagonia, on the mythical island of Chiloé. The 12-room eco-design property offers exceptional experiences and personalized services to guests seeking to immerse themselves in the island’s incredible culture.
Tierra Chiloé offers guests a variety of adventurous excursions including trekking, horseback riding, and kayaking. Exploring Chiloé´s culture is also a big part of the hotel´s offerings; guests can explore the local markets, meet with the islanders, and visit the UNESCO World Heritage churches. To gain a new vantage point than the one seen from land, guests can sail (weather permitting) on the hotel’s vessel the “Williche” through the numerous water channels that separate the islands of Chiloé. The boat is tailor-made out of wood by local artisans employing the traditional techniques of the island.
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