La Casa de Carlos Gesell, Villa Gesell

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Pay tribute to the man who turned part of Argentina's sand-dune coastline into lucrative forests with a visit to his family home turned municipal museum, La Casa de Carlos Gesell. Gesell's home was constructed on top of a 9 m (30 ft) high sand dune in an area once occupied by a treeless desert and dunes. Gesell worked tirelessly to afforest the area, and his efforts are carefully documented throughout his former home, filled with personal objects and other family items. Arrange to visit La Casa de Carlos Gesell and other attractions in Villa Gesell using our Villa Gesell vacation planner.
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In Villa Gesell you can choose from upscale chain hotels, with swimming pools, spas, and onsite restaurants, and resort-style options offering rooms with great sea views and private areas of sandy beach. Budget-conscious travelers can look just a couple of streets back from the coast, with popular choices including comfortable high-rise hotels and family-owned guesthouses in the residential areas of town.
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  • good place to get to know the history of carlos gesell and of the city in the vicinity has the old House and the beach where there is a good restaurant and Café, walking among pine trees, and near the beach, visited
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  • It always lights knowing the history of the places we choose to visit or inhabit. In the middle of the forest, the House in which lived this visionary so persevering did flora inhabiting today the dunes grow and grow giving rise to this dear people by so many.
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  • I had the pleasure of visiting this summer, with various samples of all kinds, themed to the season, all in detail care and preserved
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