Horseback riding on the ancient Tandil sierras

Saddle up a Criollo horse and absorb the serene rhythm of the countryside while riding on the ancient hills of Tandil.


See beauty and comfort come together at Estancia Ave Maria. The ranch sits on the Tandil sierras, among oaks, conifers, and magnolias, with a Norman-style main house built in 1962.

Estancia Ave María offers pleasures for all your senses in a serene countryside atmosphere. You can enjoy horseback riding in the rolling sierras and soak up the fresh Tandil air. Savor homemade cuisine with natural flavors from the vegetable garden and a European touch along with the classic Argentine roasts. Relax in the main house with a fireplace, library, and cozy living spaces. Stroll through the garden and visit the organic vegetable patch cared by Asunti, your host and owner of the ranch.

The rooms, each named after Asunti’s nieces and nephews and her husband, are spacious, bright, and rich in fine details—a place where you can rest after a day of countryside activities and wake up to a homemade breakfast.

Estancia Ave María is also available on an exclusive basis for small groups—up to 20 people—for social and corporate events with various spaces for meetings and gatherings.


Enjoy the taste of home cooking in every bite at Estancia Ave María. Every dish combines homemade aromas, natural flavors from the garden, a refined European influence, with Asunti’s dedication and love in every detail.

Peppers, lettuce, tomatoes, asparagus, squash, rhubarb, green beans are but a few of the ingredients from Asunti’s organic garden that you can enjoy through homemade delicacies from family recipes handed down through generations.

A ranch in this part of the world does not come without its classic Argentine roasts that you can savor along with wines from high-quality producers in the country.

Desserts include local favorites such as flan and homemade dulce de leche, as well as figs in syrup, okra eggs, raspberry ice cream with meringue, to name a few.

You can enjoy your meals outdoors on the terraces or in the dining room of the main house.


Estancia Ave María offers several spaces in the main house where you can relax, including a living room with a fireplace and a library. In the warmer months, you can enjoy the swimming pool with views of the rolling sierras of Tandil.

If you are looking for even more relaxation or stress relief, consider a massage from a local masseuse.

Around the main house, you can stroll through the vast grounds of the ranch and among the flowers and groves or visit the garden where Asunti grows her organic spices and vegetables.



Guests: 2
Size: 18 m2


Guests: 2
Size: 18 m2


Guests: 2
Size: 10 m2


Guests: 2 with an option of a 3rd guest
Size: 40 m2


Guests: 2
Size: 24 m2


Guests: 1
Size: 9 m2


Guests: 2 with an option of a 3rd guest
Size: 24 m2


Guests: 2
Size: 17 m2


Guests: 2
Size: 20 m2

María José

Guests: 2
Size: 30 m2

Y José

Guests: 2
Size: 16 m2


Estancia Ave María

Circuito Turístico, Paraje La Porteña

Located in: The pampas, Argentina

Latitude: -37.354820
Longitude: -59.190451

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