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Villa Ocampo

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An exceptional house with an interesting story

Probably the most impressive house in San isidro, definitely worth an hour of your time. The guided... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2018
70ava
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Beijing, China
Beautiful house

I was there last week and we had a nice time. The house is very well maintained and has a great... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2018
Andresharambour
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Elortondo 1811 | Beccar, San Isidro, Argentina
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

Everything was good all along the visit except for the fact that when we decided to relax over lunch, the woman in charge of the waiters and waitresses kept on shouting at them in front of the clients. Very disgusting experience when you are looking...More

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Reviewed 2 February 2018

Probably the most impressive house in San isidro, definitely worth an hour of your time. The guided tour in Spanish was a bit too much for us so we spent some time reading about Victoria and the history of the house. It is relatively well...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

I was there last week and we had a nice time. The house is very well maintained and has a great garden to walk around in. We also took the tour it was a bit disappointing, it’s very short and the person knew about everything...More

1  Thank Andresharambour
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Villa Ocampo is a beautiful house (in an equally beautiful setting) that gives you great access to the rooms and period furnishings. A short guided tour is included in the 70 peso entry fee (Oct 2017). The guy at the entrance strongly recommended the tour,...More

1  Thank BrenCesca
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Opens at 12:30. I arrived on time so that I could have lunch on the pleasant varanda (menu and prices on the webpage). It gets full quickly, come early or make a reservation. Guided tours start at 14:00, very much worth it. Very interesting explanations...More

Thank JennyGay
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We spent the afternoon with my girlfriend and her aunt. We took some tea and learnt about Victoria Ocampo, one of the most relevant women of her time.

Thank ariel7616
Reviewed 15 November 2016

It belogs to the UNESCO. Victoria Ocampo had a ver interest view of the future. The place is incredible and its manteinance is excelent. In the gardens you can see the two trees which inspired Antoine Saint Exupery for the baobabs in The Little Prince!

1  Thank 100alejandra
Reviewed 30 October 2016

This is the place where Victoria Ocampo spent much of her life and hosted a good number of historic leaders and cultural personalities from all around the world, from Rabindranath Tagore to Federico García Lorca, Graham Greene, Albert Camus or Jorge Luis Borges, the list...More

1  Thank Jesús Miguel C
Reviewed 25 October 2016

It is the place where the East met with the South. Rabindranath Tagore with Victoria Ocampo. The eastern raga "Purabi" got a different melody in "Sur". This ancestral house of Victoria Ocampo, the " La Infanta", is now a UNESCO cultural and heritage centre. It...More

4  Thank Abhijit M
Reviewed 27 September 2016

The house is incredible but the story of Ocampo, her life, and her personal library is stunning. You can reserve books to read online. Make sure to eat in the restaurant and try the assorted teas.

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