WHAT: A deluxe resting spot and a departure point for more remote exploration.
WHERE: Lake Pehoe in Patagonia.
WHY: Whether you’re returning from a week of awe-inspiring hikes through the mountains of Patagonia, or just looking for a remote place to get in some contemplative rest, Salto Chico in the Explora line of hotels offers the amenities to assure that you are taken care of in style. There’s a library, video game room, Jacuzzis, saunas, a gymnasium, a pool and a private dock, as well as radio, satellite and phone communications — in case you actually miss the rest of the world.