The 12 Best Luxury Hotels
At Butterfield & Robinson, our hotels aren’t prosaic—they’re pure poetry.
From castles and riads to ryokans and monasteries, we source lodgings that aren’t just places to crash, but one-of-a-kind spots as intimate, authentic and sublime as the rest of your journey—and packed with personal touches from our hotelier friends.
Below we’ve rounded up a few of the best luxury hotels in Chile, where you can do so much more than simply rest your head.
But be warned: there may be tears when it’s time to say goodbye!
Surrounded by hills and located just outside of Santa Cruz, Residencia Historica is a restored country house dating back to the 18thC.
Nestled among an oasis of eucalyptus trees, fruit orchard and rose gardens, and offering 23 elegant rooms, this residence is the ideal place to enjoy peace and serenity.
The Singular is a five-star hotel located in the heart of Santiago’s arts district, Lastarria. Inside, it combines early 20th century and Neoclassical design with modern amenities including a spa, a rooftop bar and pool.
It’s within walking distance of most of the city’s key sites.
Inspired by the pre-Incan ruins, Awasi Atacama is built with adobe, local stone and wood in the manner of the land’s ancestors.
Each suite boasts a private patio and outdoor shower. It’s the perfect base for exploration of the stunning desert that surrounds, creating a space that feels like home in the midst of vast expanse.
One of the best places to stay outside of Santiago, this small and intimate retreat of seven rooms is a restored former colonial farm.
The attached award-winning winery and beautiful location make it a favourite.
A simple yet chic surf lodge, Surazo lies on a remote black-sand beach on the central coast. Surrounded by flora, the terraces provide a relaxing atmosphere to unwind.
The hotel also offers a beachfront patio and an alpine-style wood hot tub, perfect for watching the stars.
Recently named one of the world’s best new hotels by Travel + Leisure magazine, the latest offering from the Vik group lives up to the hype.
A property surrounded by 11,000 acres of valleys, lakes and majestic mountains, combined with an impeccable design make for an unforgettable experience.
An exciting and contemporary styled hotel in the heart of old world wine country, the Noi Blend is the perfect place to unwind and relax amidst the gardens outdoor spaces.
A truly stunning and painstaking conversion turned this former meat processing plant into a national historic monument and an incredible hotel.
The end result is truly remarkable, a history lesson complete with excellent food, impeccable service, well appointed rooms and gorgeous public spaces.
The charming Paraiso Patagonia is mere minutes from the town of San Martin de los Andes. A boutique hotel with only 10 rooms, it overlooks the Patagonian Andes and beautiful Lake Lakar.
Enjoy the heated pool or the sauna and unwind in your home away from home.
Set in a marvelous park and surrounded by stunning volcanoes, Vira Vira sits proudly on the shores of the peaceful Liucura River.
Its gourmet restaurant uses wonderfully fresh produce from the property’s farm to design the daily menu. The cozy ﬁreplace is the perfect spot to curl up with a glass of Chilean Carmenère in the evenings.
Puerto Natales Remota is one of the most celebrated and awarded hotels in Chile, offering breathtaking views of the fjord and glaciers.
Blended into Patagonia’s landscape, Remota is an ecological and sustainable hotel offering 72 spacious rooms, a relaxing and luxurious spa, and some of the best cuisine in the region, featuring natural, organic and local dishes.
The complex of cabins and main lodge that make up Awasi is truly magical, featuring stunning views across to Torres del Paine and yet sheltered from the winds that whip through the plains here.
The individual cabins are tastefully decorated in local wood and are complete with a fireplace and an outdoor hot tub; the perfect retreat after a day of activities.