El Metejon Polo Resort
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October 10 – 15, 2012: El Metejon Polo Estancia, Canuelas, Buenos Aires, Argentina
It was another unusually gray day in Buenos Aires when we checked out of our apartment and were driven to El Metejon, approximately 40 minutes to the southeast of B.A. All was fine for about half the ride, until the car started making some …
... to find this place we had read about in our Timeout magazine. We walked along this very beautiful path along a river channel that took us past peoples properties. We were expecting the restaurant to be close to the dock, but it was about a 20 minute hike (with no signs or anything). We finally ended up seeing a cute, heated beer garden and realized it our was our place. We sat outside on the river and enjoyed some drinks and some fondue. ...
... we left our luggage with the bell captain and headed out for one last exploration before having an immense meal at the same restaurant we found yesterday. Mark ordered a hamburger plate and I was joking that, because items were also listed a la carte, he might have to request the bun if he just ordered a hamburger. Well, his plate came with an immense salad (the entire bottom of the plate was lines with sliced tomatoes, then lettuce was literally heaped ...
... Got a little steak alright but the rest of the "mixed meat" was blood, cow intestines and liver:)
well... U gotta live a little so we ate it and it was good! Feel fine today so no worries!
so far people over here are super friendly and I really like their mentality! Men helps women and children and they go out of their way to make sure they are ok. It's really nice to see and I think swedes and the rest of Scandinavia should learn from ...
... location and was an old building that used to house an embassy from the Middle East.
It still housed the old cage lift that only just fit the three of us and our luggage. I hadn't ridden in such an interesting elevator before. We did end up requesting a different room, however, so we could have a window, or in this case, an internal courtyard window. This meant no more historic elevator rides as our new room was on the ground floor, however, it was ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking