Welcome to the Valle Bonito Lodge
The Valle Bonito Lodge is located in the lovely Futaleufú Valley of Patagonia in Southern Chile, on the banks of the crystal clear Espolón River and just a few short miles from the Argentine border. In this tranquil and spectacular setting, it is easy to forget about the worries of the world and let the beauty, culture and people of the Chilean Patagonia completely captivate you.
At the Valle Bonito, we take great pride in offering you some of the best fly fishing in Chile, combined with amazing scenery, fantastic food, comfortable accommodations and unbeatable personal service.
From your door you’ll have access to an incredible natural playground of lakes, rivers, mountains, glaciers and inspiring vistas that make the Chilean Patagonia one of the premier vacation destinations in the world. This year take a summer vacation in the middle of winter and enjoy one of the greatest landscapes on earth. You’ll be glad you did!
Fly Fishing and Adventure Vacations in Chile
At the Valle Bonito we will work closely with you while planning your Chile fly fishing trip or adventure vacation. We can customize your stay with us to maximize your travel time in Patagonia. Whether it’s a fly fishing trip in Chile on the Espolon River, Futaleufu River, Yelcho Lake, Yelcho River or Espolon Lake, horseback riding, white water rafting, kayaking, hiking, mountain biking, photography, sight-seeing, relaxing, or all of the above, we will help to orchestrate a dream trip for you in our comfortable Valle Bonito Lodge. Patagonia is an expansive and remote place. A visit here is a trip into the past, to a time when rivers and streams were pristine, clear and uncrowded. From the Valle Bonito we have easy access to some of the most productive fly fishing waters in Chile. The Valle Bonito Lodge is the perfect place for your fly fishing or adventure vacation in one of the most beautiful places on the planet.
Group sizes are kept small with only 4-6 guests per week. Exceptions can be made for large private groups of family members and friends as we have comfortable accommodations for up to 12 people. At certain times we are able to work with groups as small as 2 people.
The Valle Bonito Lodge
The Valle Bonito has two cozy riverside cabins for our guests. Each includes a kitchen, living room, wood stove, two bedrooms and one bathroom with toilet, showers, and hot and cold running water. Both cabins sleep 2-4 guests. The main lodge has a kitchen, large dining/living room and rooms for 6 guests with shared baths. Electricity is provided by solar panels and wifi is available through a cell phone signal.
Here you can play all day, and in the evening sit back and relax on the front porch, listen to the river and enjoy the peaceful setting of the Valle Bonito Lodge and the wonders of Futaleufú. The Espolon river is literally a few feet away and the soothing sounds of flowing water assure a restful nights’ sleep after each day in this special part of the world.