The San Luis Province is everything that Cordoba is – what separates San Luis is the proximity to Mendoza, making this destination a cultural powerhouse! In just a short 3-hour drive from the lodge you’re in Mendoza! The San Luis Province is the closest Wingshooting location to Mendoza, which allows our customers to easily add tours of vineyards, wine tastings, city tours and the wonderful night-life of Mendoza to their already stellar dove or pigeon shoot. San Luis is a top-notch Wingshooting destination that is rapidly growing in popularity the world over. In conjunction with a couple nights in Mendoza, this can truly become the trip of a life time.
Newly opened in 2015, the luxurious San Luis lodge can accommodate 10 hunters in 5 spacious, comfortable double bedrooms with breathtaking views of the mountain. Each bedroom has its own dresser and private bathroom! The extremely comfortable common areas are where your group can gather and relive the days’ shooting. With cocktails and appetizers, you’ll mingle while trained chefs prepare a delicious meal of Argentine grass-fed beef, sausages, bread and fresh vegetables, paired with the finest Argentine and Chilean wines.
At this magnificent accommodation, our guests can choose to relax in the wide living room by the fireplace, in the cozy bar, in the roofed-gallery facing the swimming-pool, or on the balcony with a magnificent view of the mountains.
Lounging next to the outdoor fire pit with your favorite beverage is the ultimate in relaxation after a day of high volume shooting.
Planted between Cordoba and Mendoza, San Luis Province often goes unnoticed. Getting there is easy with several options. You may choose to drive from Mendoza, or fly directly in to San Luis, depending on if you want to combine your trip with a side adventure to Mendoza. A very strategic location indeed!
Mendoza has daily Latam Airlines (LAN) Chile flights from the USA, most fly through Santiago, Chile. After a quick gun check-in (This is the only outfitter arriving with hunters to that airport and will help you avoid the long lines of Cordoba) a very scenic 3-hour drive to the lodge from Mendoza.
On your way back after a relaxed morning departure from the lodge is at 10.30 am arriving with enough time to have lunch at the airport and make your baggage check-in. Flight from Mendoza to Santiago and USA depart at 5:30 PM.
The other option is to fly to Buenos Aires, connecting at BA Jorge Newbery airport and taking a flight to San Luis Provincial airport, just 1:15 minutes far from the lodge. There are normally daily flights to San Luis. Detail Company Adventures would be glad to set-up your flights, just let us handle the Details!
Lodge representatives will meet you upon arrival in Mendoza or San Luis Airport and transport you to the estancia. For passengers arriving to Buenos Aires we can arrange to have our representatives meet you at Ezeiza International Airport for transfer to the domestic airport.
Upon arrival in either Mendoza or San Luis, a representative of the lodge will be waiting to meet you with either a pick-up or van depending on the size of your group. All of the vehicles are new and comfortable with A/C, and courteous drivers.
San Luis is the new kid in town, and a place where you can find some of the best dove and pigeon hunting the world has to offer. The lodge is located on a relatively new farming area cultivated with more than 200,000 acres under center pivot irrigation.
Farmers in the area harvest on a slightly different schedule than the rest of Argentina, most pigeon shooting ends in September in other parts of Argentina. In San Luis the pigeons stick around until Mid-November!
The presence of both pigeons and doves, both by the millions, makes the lodge without exaggeration a unique and privileged place. Together with elegant accommodations near the best hunting places, plus high-standard service, San Luis is a haven for the hunter and the hunted.