Refugio Amazonas Lodge, Puerto Maldonado
My wife and kids had a great time. The room was comfortable with one open wall, which looked out into the forest. The activities were interesting... Read more
Be aware that guest rooms are open to the jungle. If this frightens you, you may wish to reconsider.
Everyone must experience nature this way! This plaice really makes you fell like you are close to something higher than yourself…
Refugio Amazonas is a rustic retreat set deep within the rainforest, surrounded by the beauty of the Tambopata National Reserve. This secluded 32-bedroom jungle lodge is about two hours from the Puerto Maldonado Airport in southeastern Peru. You can easily explore nearby attractions such as Lago Condenado, Chuncho Clay Lick, and the Canopy Tower, all while contributing directly to the conservation of the Amazonian forests.
The lodge offers comfortable guestrooms with a private balcony, free WiFi, and private bathrooms equipped with showers and designer toiletries. You can embrace an authentic jungle experience, as the rooms are open to the surrounding wilderness. Previous kimkim travelers have praised the knowledgeable staff and guides, who make the entire stay feel like a wilderness camp.
What truly sets Refugio Amazonas apart is its commitment to ecotourism and forest recovery. During your stay, you'll have the chance to observe Amazonian fauna and attend nightly talks by field researchers about the conservation projects underway. The lodge is a hidden gem, surrounded by Brazilian Nut trees, one of the main food sources in the Amazon.