Comfortable Base for Exploring the Puna

Facilities & services
  • Eight rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Lounge with fireplace
  • WiFi
  • Box lunches provided for daily excursions
  • Electricity on from 17.30 to Midnight
  • Take private 4WD tours to the various sights and attractions of the surrounding Puna: Laguna Grande, Galán Volcano, Antofalla Oasis and more

Situated at 3,390 metres above sea level, Hosteria El Penon is a comfortable refuge located in the small oasis town of El Penon, from which guests can easily explore the vast, stark, unbelievably beautiful Argentine Puna of Catamarca.

Each of the eight large rooms comes with an en-suite bathroom which use water heated by solar panels. The comfortable lounge features a fireplace and satellite TV. The helpful kitchen can provide box lunches for daily excursions.

The Hosteria de Altura El Penon is your gateway to Laguna Grande, where up to 19,000 flamingos gather in spectacular surroundings and landscapes of towering dunes and the vast pumice stone field Campo de Piedra Pomez.


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