Lapostolle Residence is located in the Central part of Chile, in the middle of the wine country in the award winning Colchagua Valley. Chile has a mild climate during all four seasons of the year, each one possesses its own charm and distinctive beauty.
Right next to the Residence is the Clos Apalta Winery, nestled in a unique landscape: the cordons of the Chilean Coastal Cordillera. More than 650 hectares are on hand for your personal exploration, the hills are covered with native wild vegetation, offering extraordinary views of the Apalta vineyards and Chilean by Birth the surrounding mountains.
Lapostolle was founded by Alexandra Marnier Lapostolle and her husband Cyril de Bournet in 1994.
The Main House of the Lapostolle Residence is where the guests will be able to have candle lite dinners or delight in sipping one of our famous Grand Marnier Sours while meeting other guests by the fire.
We also offer meeting and tasting rooms with extraordinary views of the Apalta vineyards to host a meeting or private event while contemplating the nature below and enjoying our wines.
Different terraces and decks during spring and summer create different atmospheres. Relax and read a good book, enjoy a comfortable siesta in a chaise lounge and finish with lunch on the terrace or perhaps a barbecue by the pool, all scheduled for you at your desire.
• Mini fridge.
• Nespresso coffee-maker.
• Walk-in closet.
• WiFi Internet.
Rooms: Only four suites are nestled into the native forested hillside of the valley, providing serenity and privacy. The suites, whose decor is inspired by the four grape varieties of Clos Apalta, offer a serene and intimate ambience in unspoilt nature.
Cabernet Sauvignon Room: Cabernet Sauvignon grape is concentrated yet elegant; with a varity of green in silk and white pearl, the look is natural and fresh. Inspire by the nature and body of the Cabernet grape; with a varity of rage of green and wihte pearl in silk, leather and native wood dress the most natural view of Apalta vineyards and the surrounding mountains, with a unique private terrace and garden that provide serenity and privacy.
Petit Verdot Room: Petit Verdot is vibrant and intense: with a variety of tones of orange in silk, leather and native wood, dress the brightest view of Apalta vineyards. Inspire by the intense color of the Petit Verdot grape; with a varity of rage of orange in silk, leather and native wood dress the most bright view of Apalta vineyards and the surrounding mountains, with a unique private terrace and garden that provide serenity and privacy.
Merlot Room: The sweetness of Merlot is the mood of this romantic décor: rose wood, white pearl & dark gold colors combined in silk, leather and native wood with the most charming view of the valley. Inspired by the sweetness of the vine merlot, with a variety of shades of pink, white pearls, silk, leather and wood native dress spectacular views of the vineyards of Apalta and surrounding mountains with private terrace and garden that provide serenity and privacy.
Carmenere Room: Inspired by the elegance of the Carmenère: turqoise, white pearl & chocolate colors in silk, leather and native wood with the highest view of the Apalta vineyards and surrounding mountains. Natural silk, leather and wood native dress the 90 m2 of each of the 4 exclusive cottages, surrounded by mountains, an Impression view our vineyards, with a terrace and private garden that provide serenity and privacy. Mini bar, Nespresso machine, walking closet, bannered and separate shower, wifi, Ipod touch. Located at 100-300 m above the Main House and Winery Clos Apalta.
Wine Interest & Activities
The Marnier Lapostolle family, creator of Grand Marnier, the famed French Liqueur, founded Casa Lapostolle winery in 1994. Alexandra Marnier Lapostolle, Chairwoman of Casa Lapostolle, led the design and creation. She recruited two French enologists, world-renowned winemaker Michel Rolland and on-site winemaker Michel Friou. Together they oversee all aspects of the winery from vineyard management, harvesting, vinification and blending for all the wines in the portfolio.
The goal of Casa Lapostolle is to produce world-class wines. Strict adherence to traditional French winemaking techniques, combined with state-of-the-art facilities and the superb Chilean soil and climate, have led to highly praised wines of the greatest character.
Visit to Clos Apalta Winery: A private visit to discover the wine alchemy and reveal the winery’s architecture. A unique concept of commitment to terroir and quality,in a magnificent scenario.
Visit other wineries in the Apalta Valley: While at Lapostolle, you can visit three other neighbors’ wineries in the Apalta Valley; providing you with a full experience of Premium Chilean wines.
Cooking Classes: Our chef opens the doors and invites you to discover how to pair the natural Chileans flavors with the wines of Lapostolle, using the local products from our organic vegetable and herb gardens, as well as from the local fresh markets in the area.
Herbs Garden: Taste the flavors from our organic vegetable and herb gardens that can be picked by our guests to add a personal touch to the meals our chefs create for you.
The swimming pool: offers a quiet environment and is designed for a relaxed enjoyment of the water in an infinity pool. There is a wide terrace with comfortable chaise lounges.
Relaxation Massage: a smooth, flowing style that promotes general relaxation, improves circulation, and relieves muscular tension. Provided in the privacy of each casita.
Horse-back riding or Mountainbiking: Ride through our Apalta vineyard and discover our organic and biodynamic managed vineyards.
Hiking: There are 500 hectares of endemic nature on hand for exploration that can be explored in the Apalta hills just above our Residence.
Lapostolle Residence is located in the Central part of Chile, in the middle of the wine country in the award winning Colchagua Valley. The closest city from the winery is Santa Cruz.
From Santiago, take Highway “Ruta 5” South. Just after San Fernando Town, Exit in “Carretera del Vino” to “Santa Cruz”. Drive 36 kilometers towards the coast, you will pass Lapostolle Winery at your right. Continue 1 km. and take right towards “Apalta”. Cross the Tinguiririca river and drive for another 4 km, Clos Apalta winery will be at your left.
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