|History of the Reta
|It is a peaceful town balnearia that is in
the vera of the Ocean Atlantic, in the county
of Tres Arroyos. Reta intends to move away from
the spas that possess a vertiginous rhythm suggesting
a new alternative for the rest.
To arrive to this region from Tres Arroyos you
should travel a total of 84 km consenting from
the kilometer 531 of the Route Nac. Nº 3
of pavement until Copetonas, it stops then to
connect an on the way to rubble until the destination.
The beach of Retat presents an extension of 30
km, with a wide coast of warm and soft sands,
where they extend the days until draining the
solar rays for all the activities that can be
developed. The temperature is pleasant, belonging
together to the temperate climate with abundant
winds. The urban plant was forestada generously
with poplars, eucalyptuses and coniferous that
conform a rural atmosphere with small dunes.
The architecture of mediterranean style gives
him a charm peculiar to the place. The visitor,
besides resting, can carry out aquatic sports,
fishing , voyages for the dunes and cavalcades,
always enjoying the music coming from the inns
and restaurants that emerge the sector all told.
For the surroundings of Reta you can know the
river Saldo-Quequén, well-known with the
name of Mupunleufú, capable for the practice
of sport fishing of pejerreyes, soles and corvine.
Different birds can also be sighted.
Other places of interest are the Tunnel Submedanal,
the Dune Blanco and the sunken ship.
In the nights, the amusement is in the bars and
discos of the spa, where they are organized parties
until the dawn. Reta is , a place to be allowed
to seduce in a nonpareil territory.
The spa takes the name of Retain homage to gift
Martin Reta who was its main instigator in the
decade of the '20. This son of Spanish immigrants
dreamt of making of the town not only a tourist
place but also a marine port for the party of
In January of 1927 conformed to a society
integrated by the own one Reta and Claudio Rodríguez
Otero with the purpose of promoting the construction
of the town spa. By the middle of that year he
was carried out the urban appearance and Rodríguez
Otero assumed the representation of the Society
Populate Spa Reta.
The interest that had wakened up in the villagers
the foundation of a new town was reaffirmed when
gift Emilio of the Street was founded, the 24
January of 1928, the tourist colony Bartolomé Mitre,
dedicated to harbor students, teachers and journalists.
At the beginning of the following year the works
of the first hotel of the spa ended, which called
you Hotel Beach. Reta was founded 28 November
of 1929, officially according to that prepared
then by the governor of the province of Buenos
Aires, Dr. Vergara.
After the realization of the first loteo, the
society that had founded the town sold the lands
that Mr. Domingo Rago. In 1936 bought a part
of these lands the company Iribarne-Casanova.
In 1945 these they spent at the hands of San
Sebastian S. A. In the same year the first school
it was inaugurated, in 1955 the Church Sacred
Family, in 1962 arrived to Reta the phone service
and newly in 1978 the electric light.