Sheraton Mendoza Introduces The Wine Tours Experience
The hotel welcomes travelers to the heart of Argentina’s wine region, offering a convenient location and personalized wine tours
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, Dec. 17 - For wine lovers, visiting Mendoza is always a unique experience. This leading, globally known wine region boasts over 1,221 wineries, each one offering state of the art wine production techniques and original leisure activities. This has positioned the province as the most significant wine-producing center in Latin America, distinguished by its distinctive Malbec grape.
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The hotel offers a unique experience for meeting the wine producers who work the land, grow the grapes and put all their passion into creating great wines, while enjoying a complete portfolio of activities including: horseback riding along the Andean mountains, expeditions to view the wine production area from the air, regional cooking classes, harvesting and pruning lessons, biking and wine tastings, as well as visits to the area’s most outstanding art galleries featuring paintings and sculptures from local artists.
Sheraton Mendoza presents a complete package including:
— A 3 night stay, with a classic double room
— A complimentary upgrade to the Club Level and access to the Club Level
— A Breakfast Buffet at Acequias Restaurant
— Access to the Neptune Pool & Fitness Center
— Wine tasting at the Hotel’s Cava
— A wine tour to Mendoza’s finest wineries (Salentein, Familia Zuccardi,
Achaval Ferrer, and others)
— Late check out—4pm
— Optional: Additional tour activities: such as horseback riding,
harvesting & pruning lessons, cooking lessons and lunches at the
wineries, among others.
Rates for a double room are US$499 + Tax, rate per overnight stay
Sheraton Mendoza Hotel boasts a strategic location in the city’s financial district, within walking distance of the Plaza Independencia and the city’s main historic sites. The new hotel is also just seven miles from Mendoza International Airport and close to businesses and shopping areas.
The Neptune Pool & Fitness Center offers a spectacular indoor heated pool with a Jacuzzi, sun deck, fully equipped gym, spa treatment rooms, a sauna and steam rooms. The Spa offers original spa treatments based on local ingredients such as Malbec Grapes for exfoliation, combined with wine oils & hot stone massages.
Mirador Lounge Restaurant, located on the 17th floor of the Hotel, stands out for its unique view of the City of Mendoza and the Andes mountains. The signature cuisine is creatively prepared with regional products by Executive Chef Mauro Pellegrino.
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Source: Sheraton Mendoza Hotel
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