Patagonia River Front Home in Cool Chilean Town with Great Fishing.(9 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Riverfront 3 bedroom and 3 bath home in private setting on the Rio Calcurrupe.
Casa Calcurrupe features 3 large bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms. This home is completely furnished with local custom furniture and ready to go. The property is situated on about 3 acres and is very private. Direct river access and private dock on a large deep pool in the river. Fishing, swimming, kayaking. This is the only property in the valley with direct river access and a boat launch area. Casa Calcurrupe is located directly in the middle section of the river between Lago Maihue and Lago Ranco. A large deck looks out over the river and the main attraction is the cedar plank wood fired hot tub with room for 5 or 6.
Neighborhood features private boat access to river and 1800' grass runway for general aviation aircraft. Drive in , float in or fly in!
Living room and full bar feature floor to ceiling windows. Dining room with table for eight people.
The property is looked after by don Miguel Vasquez and he can arrange excursions, trekking, fishing, boating, and horse rides. Miguel can also arrange for a full time house keeper, nanny and cook.
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Member since: 2012
- Max. occupancy 6
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Considered
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- CD Player
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Recreation Center
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Equestrian Events
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
- Clothes Dryer
- Linens Provided
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Wood Fireplace
- Wood Stove
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
Pool / Spa
- Hot Tub
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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $100 + tax
- Taxes Not included
$75 Cleaning Fee paid directly to caretaker on departure.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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Llifen is a small, clean, friendly and untouched town of 600 wonderful people and world class fishing.
The Lago Ranco - Llifen area is one of the finest areas in all Chile Patagonia. The Rio Calcurrupe is a world class trout and salmon fishing river. It is one of three 'catch and release' streams in Chile. Absolutely fantastic fly fishing and off the tourist circuit. No American owned lodges or guides here.
A few minutes down the road from Llifen is the town of Futrono, population about 15,000. One of Chile's finest restaurants, De Pellin Y Coique, is located just out of town with panoramic views of Lago Ranco and the Andes. Futrono is also a clean and friendly Chilean town. There are several gasoline stations, super markets, restaurants and cafes on the main street. Fresh fruit and vegetables abound and the store owners will give you personal service. This is truly what life in the USA must have been like in the 50's.
Must do activities include a drive around Lago Ranco? The towns of Puerto Nuevo and Lago Ranco make for great visits. The scenery is spectacular passing through blueberry and dairy farms.
Just outside of Llifen are several beautiful waterfalls and expansive lake beaches. The Termas de Llifen has hot water baths and massages. The Hosteria Chollinco has very good lunches, views from a great deck and Chile's best Pisco Sours.
A few miles up the Rio Calcurrupe Valley is Mavidahue Centro Campestre which offers a Spa Rural, horseback rides, fishing and eco-tourism. This is a fine operation. Another must do is a trip into the Andes to Termas de Chihuio. These hot springs sit high in the Andes on the Chile-Argentine border. A wonderful drive to one of Patagonia's best hot springs.
Llifen is about one hour drive from the Pan-American HWY, all on good paved roads. Valdivia is 1.5 hours away, Puerto Montt and Puerto Varas are 2.5 hours’ drive.
Year Purchased: 2007
About the owner: After many years of extensive travel throughout Patagonia, Graeme & Tammy Shaw found the wonderful Chilean town of Llifen on Lago Ranco in December 2006. This was the real Chile they had been searching for. Graeme and Tammy purchased land on the Fundo Chollinco and built the custom Casa Calcurrupe. In September 2014 a Chilean Corporation, owned by two friends from Texas, purchased Casa Calcurrupe. Graeme manages the property for them.
Why the Owner Chose El Ranco Province, Los Ríos Region, Chile:
This is one of the finest homes available in Southern Chile. It is the nicest home, in the best location, for rent in all of Lago Ranco. It is located on the Rio Calcurrupe and offers world class fishing. The home is situated in a high end private river front neighborhood. This property is easy to access on a paved road minutes from Llifen. Located in the small friendly town of Llifen and a short drive to Futrono in the Region of the Rivers. Futrono is located on Lago Ranco and one of Chile's finest restaurants is there. What is there to do? Hot Springs, horseback riding, fishing, ecotourism, waterfalls, beaches, mountain climbing, hiking, rafting and boating.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
The three most important features of this property are: 1) Location in a real Chilean town that is unspoiled by tourism. 2) Well built custom home with a killer hot tub over looking the famous Rio Calcurrupe. 3) A quiet and peaceful river location that is easy to get to with direct river access. This is the nicest property available in the region.
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- Fax: +1 406 541 6551 Attention Graeme Shaw
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Front of Casa Calcurrupe
Living room with walk out deck over Rio Calcurrupe
Living room, Dining room and full bar.
The Andes from property
Calcurrupe Valley looking towrds Argentina
on the river....
Rio Calcurrupe and Lago Ranco
Back of home showing deck and cedar hot tub.
Master Bedroom and Fireplace
Deck over river and cedar hot tub.
View from deck of Rio Calcurrupe.
Big Rainbow Trout
Living room, fireplace and deck
View from hot tub at sunset...
Clear water, Big fish.
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Thursday, March 09, 2017
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