Castillo Lehuedé (Red House), Santiago

Castillo Lehuedé (Red House), Santiago

Castillo Lehuede, or Red House, is located on Plaza Mori in the Bellavista neighborhood of Santiago. It was built in 1923 for Don Pedro Lehuede, a successful merchant, but now serves as a boutique hotel.

The architect who designed the house was Federico Bieregel. The exterior of the home is covered in red stone and has numerous balconies. The interior includes oak floors, stained glass doors, large fireplaces and coffered ceilings.

Those tourists who do not wish to stay at the Castillo Lehuede can take a peek at the interior when they dine at the hotel's restaurant. The hotel also has an outdoor terrace where guests can sit to eat or have a glass of wine.

Castillo Lehuede is also referred to as the Castillo Rojo Hotel. Visitors who walk by the hotel can enjoy the view from the Plaza Mori, which is located directly in front of the building's entrance.

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Sight Name: Castillo Lehuedé (Red House)
Sight Location: Santiago, Chile (See walking tours in Santiago)
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
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