Located on the northern arch of the San Jorge Gulf. Between Comodoro Rivadavia and Trelew.
History of Bahia Bustamante: Mr Lorenzo Soriano arrived in this area in
1953, searching for seaweead to be able to extract colloids, necessary
for the production of Malvic Hair Gel, which he had started in 1947.
After travelling throughout the Patagonian coastline in search of
Seaweed he discovered Bahia Bustamante, a bay covered in seaweed.
Together with his sons, he began the seaweed harvest, thus creating
Bahia Bustamante, the worlds unique "seaweed
Sorianos built houses and rooms for more than 400 employees, a school,
church, police station, grocery store and other facilities. Today Bahia
Bustamante opens its doors so that you can also be part of its history,
get to know and enjoy this remote and unique village on the Patagonian
seaside. Four comfortable houses have been remodeled to house our
guests. Each house includes twin bedrooms, living room, bathroom, and
kitchen You have the chance to enjoy bird watching, visit the Petrified
Forest, archeological sites. Sailing along the Malaspina cove you can
visit sea lion, penguin and seabird colonies. For those who enjoy
trekking you will enjoy wonderful panoramas and views. Other activities
such as fishing, mountain bike and horseback riding are also available.
Bahia Bustamante is a peaceful and serene place to stay and enjoy.