- Weekend Package
- English, Spanish
- 1 min
Weekend Polo Holiday
- Puesto Viejo
- Hosted by Puesto V
Set in the stunning surroundings of the Argentine countryside, Polo Days give tourists the opportunity to learn more about the game, enjoy two lessons with a professional instructor and the opportunity to watch a real polo club members play in an adrenaline-fuelled match.
No trip to Argentina is complete without experiencing the nation’s famous sport. Recognizing the importance of polo for visitors, Puesto Viejo Estancia and Polo Club offers Polo Holidays with our polo professional, Julio Casares.
Guests will attend a polo clinic to improve their polo skills.
Abilities and riding experience will be assessed
Personalized program of lessons, tactics, matches and chukkas
Riding alongside the club’s professional players provides a fantastic opportunity to develop polo skills and play polo like an Argentine
Lunch, Dinner and Afternoon Tea are all included throughout the stay
Breakfast at our hotel
Access to the complimentary activities
Soft drinks & laundry included
Transport to and from Ezeiza airport included
- Handicap: 2-6
- Professional players: 12
- Polo fields: 6
- Size: 275*175
- Horses: 57
- Arena(s): Outdoor, Stick & Ball field
Swimming: The luxurious 8 x 12 meter swimming pool boasts a two-sided infinity edge, which overlooks pitch 1 and the stick and ball ground. It also has a separate baby pool for toddlers to enjoy splashing around in their armbands.
Bird watching: Since 2003 Puesto Viejo Estancia has planted 5000 trees ranging from conifers, eucalyptus and willows and palo borrachos. Bird watchers may spot churrinches, chimangos or various types of owl, such as lechuza and caburé.
Bicycles: We have many bikes, including kid’s sizes for guests to enjoy cycling around the estancia for an unlimited amount of time. Take a cycle to the stables to warm up before jumping on a horse, or enjoy a cycle around the property taking in all the wonderful birdlife & fauna.
About Puesto Viejo
Puesto Viejo means the “original post” and was the name given to the old building where the most trusted gaucho lived. There he was responsible for looking after the extremities of the original estancia. Combining old, rustic charm with modern day comfort, the location and experience are truly authentic. The main part of the hotel was fully refurbished and extended over the winter of 2011.
The Club prides itself on the quality of its facilities:
6 full sized boarded pitches with tiften
Stick and ball ground
Stables with 220 boxes and tack rooms
Individual and group corrals
50 hectares of turnout land
3 exercise tracks of 400 metres each
Individual storage rooms for horse bedding/food
3 irrigation systems for 6 polo pitches
28 individual grooms apartments complete with kitchen and bathroom
WC, shower and changing facilities for exclusive member use
- Massage on-site
- Club house
- Free WiFi
- Swimming Pool
- On-site Accommodation
- Changing room