Where to stay in Chile

Horse riding in the Atacama desert

Explora Atacama

What's so special?

This lodge is located in the Atacama desert in northern Chile, with flamingos flocking nearby and volcanoes lining the horizon. Atacama is the world’s top location for stargazers, due to the consistently clear night skies.

How they rate it

“The lodge itself is simple rustic elegance with tiled floors and wooden ceilings,” says Condé Nast Traveller. But “the space, freedom and freaky beauty of the landscape” is the real highlight of Atacama. During the day there are guided excursions, including an 18km “flat and fun” bike ride to Laguna Piedra, which is “a [...]

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