July 14-Aug 31, 2014-hotel Temporarily CLOSED due to Villa RefurbishmentsLocated in Mendozas renowned Uco Valley winemaking region, The Vines Resort and Spa offers laid-back luxury at the base of the majestic Andes Mountains. We welcome guests like close friends, curating uniquely uncommon adventures for wine lovers from around the world.Surrounded by 1,500 acres of Private Vineyards, The Vines Resort and Spa blends rustic elegance with modern comfort and features spacious private Villas, world-class service, and breathtaking landscapes. At our signature restaurant, Siete Fuegos, enjoy the rustic, fiery flavors of inspired regional cuisine from legendary Argentine chef Francis Mallmann. Indulge your senses and rejuvenate your body in The Vines Spa, with treatments inspired by the thriving natural elements of the Uco Valley. And in our winery, harvest grapes or try your hand at winemaking alongside acclaimed consultant winemaker Santiago Achaval. As our guest, you may find yourself exploring the rugged countryside by horseback, saluting 300 days of sunshine in a yoga class, enjoying a lingering traditional asado feast in our vineyards, taking a fly fishing excursion, relaxing next to the infinity pool, spending the evening stargazing on your private deck, or even blending your own Malbec. Along the way, we will share the warmth and magic of Argentina with you like only a local can.Villas are equipped with:A modern kitchen, Spa-inspired bathrooms w/Fueguia 1833 bath and body products, State of the art technology (Flat-screen smart televisions, DirecTV, appleTV, Bose sound system, free Wi-Fi) and temperature control systems. Floor-to-ceiling windows, mountain/vineyard views, indoor fireplaces, pvt patios w/plush furnishings, outdoor fire pits. Either lake front or pvt rooftop terrace and either outdoor soaking tub/shower or pvt plunge pool. Svc incl: In-villa dining, multilingual staff, 24-hr security/pvt concierge, turn-down svc, laundry/dry-cleaning.