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LA SELVA JUNGLE LODGE

AMAZON, ECUADOR

Discover a Hidden World Amidst the Rainforest

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AMENITIES & FEATURES

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Property Type:  Eco Lodge

Season:  All Year Around

Accommodations:  ​ 19

Types of Accommodations:  Cabin/Hotel

Environment:  Forest/Woods

Nearest Airport:  

 

Starting Rates:  $350  USD

YOUR ECO-FRIENDLY AMENITIES... 

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  • Recycling Services

  • Locally Sourced Food

  • Water Conservation Methods

  • Energy Efficient Lighting

  • Housekeeping

AMENITIES...

  • Showers in Room

  • Toilets in Room

  • Restaurant on Property

  • Room Service

  • Airport Shuttle/Transfer

  • Hair Dryers available

  • Bottled Water

  • Shampoo in dispenser 

  • Rinse in dispenser

  • Body cream in dispenser

  • Soap bar

  • Saw kit

  • Safe box

  • Nail file

  • Cotton for facial cleansing,

  • Cotton swabs

  • Shower cap

  • Small backpack

ACTIVITIES...

  • Daily excursions with naturalist and native guide.

  • Day and night walks in the jungle

  • Canoe visits

  • Kayaking

  • Fshing

  • Paddleboards

  • Yoga Classes

  • Visit to a Native House/Community

  • Brding tower visit

  • Parrot claylick visit

  • CharapaTurtle Adoption

  • Kacuzzi at spa

  • Pañacocha visit

Eco Practices

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  • Minimize physical, social, behavioral and psychological impacts

  • Design, construct and operate low-impact facilities

  • Build environmental and cultural awareness and respect

  • Provide financial benefits for Conservation

  • Provide positive experiences for both visitors and hosts

  • Provide financial benefits & empowerment for local people

  • Deliver memorable interpretive/educational experiences to visitors

  • Raise sensitivities to host countries political, environmental and social climate

A sacred bond with the land and the regeneration of our most precious natural resources.

La Selva Jungle Lodge is a refuge immersed in the Amazon River delta, next to one of its tributaries, the Napo River, at the gates of the Yasuní National Park, Biosphere Reserve. La Selva is a lodge that offers a cultural and nature immersion that allows travelers to find an unforgettable experience in a unique place in the world. La Selva promises high-level hotel experiences, activities and services. It also promotes conservation and sustainable management.

AN ECUADOR AMAZON ECOLODGE... With a Difference
Overlooking the glassy waters of Lake Garzacocha, their main lodge and restaurant will soon become your favorite place to spot birds and other wildlife, exchange stories with other guests, or relax, cocktail in hand, before enjoying the dishes prepared by their passionate team of chefs.

AMAZON WELLNESS... Yoga and Spa Treatments
Their lodge features a one-of-a-kind spa, where specialized treatments create a heightened sense of relaxation and connection with the unique wonders of the forest. They also offer intimate yoga sessions and classes on the jetty overlooking the waters of the lake… 

FOREST DINING... Amazonian Cuisine
Settle back at their panoramic restaurant, with its stunning views of the lake and surrounding forest, for a gastronomic experience to remember: international cuisine coupled with the finest Ecuadorian ingredients and influences. Their team of chefs is happy to accommodate any of your needs, while surprising you at every turn with their creativity.

WILD AT HEART... The Finest Amazon Tours
From your base at La Selva Lodge, set out to explore Ecuador’s Amazon rainforest and its people, accompanied by their English-speaking naturalist guides and an indigenous guides, whether paddling by canoe, kayaking on the lake, walking along trails, climbing canopy towers, visiting native communities, birdwatching or seeking out incredible wildlife encounters. Visit La Selva on a 4-day or 5-day all-inclusive tour from Quito, Ecuador.

SUITES IN THE JUNGLE... Relax in Comfort
In your breezy, stylish suite, you’ll be surprised at the level of comfort you encounter in their eco lodge — many have hot-tubs, rainforest showers and lake views. As the sun sets on another day of adventure and discovery, you’ll be lulled to sleep by the sounds of the rainforest’s creatures, only to awake to bird song and first light painting the lake with pink and purple hues.

THEY CARE IN IMPROVING YOUR WELFARE
Since 2019, their guests have enjoyed the scheduled yoga and meditation classes during their stay. Working towards improving the quality of your experience, in 2020, they will have a newly refurbished area that will include experienced masseurs who will introduce innovative treatments at the already popular Spa.


They care about your health and want to offer high quality standards in our gastronomy, which is why at the end of 2019 a healthier new menu based on local products was introduced. This year they will continue to work on expanding our menu and offer even more culinary options.


CLOSER TO THE JUNGLE
To offer you an even more intimate experience with the Amazon Rainforest, in 2020 they will undergo changes to their infrastructure to create a more innovative and modern Safari style experience. They believe that their passengers deserve a more exclusive venue, therefore they will work to expand their facilities in order to enjoy an even more spectacular view from a larger suite.

Their Eco Story

Leading the ecotourism way in Ecuador. La Selva was the first lodge in the Ecuadorian Amazon with more than 30 years of experience and operation working in symbiosis with local communities and protecting the Amazon ecosystem, located in the buffer zone of the Yasuni National Park

Leading the ecotourism way in Ecuador
La Selva is constantly working to protect the pristine environment that surrounds the lodge. Their changes through 2020 will reinforce our focus on being more sustainable and preserving the overall wellbeing of the Amazon Rainforest.

A SUSTAINABLE ECOLODGE
 

Since 2002, they have worked to transform La Selva into a sustainable high-end Ecolodge. Using long-lasting and ecologically friendly materials for its foundations such as the combination of cultivated bamboo. The main structure of the observation tower and the lodge is constructed with high-strength steel that needs to be serviced the least compared to wood that rots quickly in the amazon due to the high humidity.

AMAZON RAINFOREST
To protect the life of the Rainforest, the wood that is used is acquired from the city of Coca. Due to the geography of where this wood is located, it is highly resistant and durable, making the use of this material rationed and sustainable.


BOTANICAL GARDEN
In 2020, theirr goal is to create an organic fruit and vegetable garden, which can be run by a local community and use these natural and organic materials in our selected cuisine

Waste water system


FOSSIL FUEL REDUCTION
Their goal is to make theirr lodge a nearly fossil fuel free environment. They are working to reduce energy consumption in La Selva by changing old equipment, using LED energy and raising awareness among their staff and guests about the importance of saving energy. Also, they will eliminate and replace their large generators with smaller and newer models with more efficient battery life and usage, which will be charged when passengers are away from the lodge during activities.


RENEWABLE ENERGY
In their attempts to leave a green footprint, they will soon begin installing solar panels to progressively eliminate the use of generators, eventually leading to a fossil fuel free environment.


WASTEWATER SYSTEM
They are reducing the impact of used water by using a filtration and cleaning system before it returns to the environment.


AIR CONDITIONING
To save energy, they use a combination of fans and natural air that enters through open spaces to keep our guests cool.

Please VISIT LA SELVA JUNGLE LODGE to book directly with the property