Paradise in Argentina

Last updated: October 4, 2011 (4 years ago)

Listing created on: October 4, 2011

Paradise in Argentina

(near Merlo, San Luis, Argentina, San Luis, Argentina)

  • Status: Forming
  • Open to new Members: Yes
  • Contact Name: Emily Cameron
  • Phone: 011 54 3442 437829
  • Address:

    near Merlo, San Luis, Argentina, San Luis,

  • Visitor Process

  • Membership Process

    Open to new Members: Yes

Mission Statement:

protect, sutenance, education

Community Description:

We are looking for 5-10 persons or families that would like to acquire a small paradise in San Luis, Argentina to form a small community interested in protecting this property and developing small projects or enterprises that do not harm the environment; i.e. ecotourism, permaculture education. The property is 117 hectares(289.11 acres) with a small river running 1500m through it.


  • Adult Members: 2
  • Open to new Members: Yes
  • Additional Comments: Homeschool is a great option although there are various small rural public schools that are another good option to be a part of surrounding communities.

Social Factors

  • Education Style(s): Public Schooling


Land and Buildings

  • Area: 289.1 acres
  • Land owned by: The Community
  • Additional Comments: Community members would all become part-owners of property

    open for discussion

    We are looking for families who would like to live together on this property, but in independent homes

Labor and Money

  • Shared Income: Partial share of income
  • Required Labor Contribution:


  • Additional Comments: we should agree in protecting the property. Members may be financiall independent. There will be shared income for any community business enterprises, but the money from the enterprises would be used in sustainable living projects

    we are looking for those who would invest in buying this property to create a permaculture community



    • Dietary Choice or Restrictions: Not at all important – people may eat however they individually choose.
    • Dietary Practice: Omnivorous (plants and animals)


    • Alcohol Use: Yes, used occasionally.


    • Tobacco Use: Yes, used seldomly, or ceremoniously.


    • Additional comments: there should be no discrimination to one’s dietary choices and it would be preferrable to be in agreement on this matter. Eating fish, meat, and dairy products can be done sustainably.

      prefer to not have members who buy brand name cigarrettes


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permaculture, americas, argentina, community, ecovillage

We happily link to the following organizations, all of whom share our strong commitment to promoting community and a more cooperative world:
Cohousing The Federation of Egalitarian Communities - Communes Coop Community Cooperative Sustainable Intentional North American Students of Cooperation Global Ecovillage Network
Special thanks to the sponsors of our Art of Community Events.
Bryan Bowan Architects California Cohousing International Communes Desk ICSA NICA Wolf Creek Lodge