Amazon Lodges & Cruises
Reserva Amazonica / Luxury
This eco-luxury lodge is exotic yet accessible, situated in a private reserve surrounded by vast jungle canopy. Inspired by native Amazon design, the lodge is composed of thatched roof cabanas that combine local natural materials with contemporary amenities. The soft light of traditional lanterns, organic bath products and slippers with or without the robe are ideal among the screened porches and hammocks of your accommodations. Along with your private guides you will discover the most biodiverse place on the planet in comfort.
Hacienda Concepcion / Superior
Just a 20 minute boat ride from the town of Puerto Maldonado is Hacienda Concepcion, a luxurious lodge that combines the majesty of nature with some of the creature comforts of home. Located next to a private lake, Hacienda has 8 room and 7 cabanas, each with a hot water bathroom, reading lamps, and a ceiling fan. At Hacienda Concepcion, guests enjoy luxury with an Amazon twist, which includes a nightly turn down service, meals made from organic and local produce, and expert-led expeditions
Posada Amazonas / Boutique
Located on a 2,000 hectare private communal reserve and owned by the local community of Infierno, Posada Amazonas provides a great introduction to the Amazon rainforest. The lodge was built using traditional materials and architecture, featuring open windows to the jungle and drapes as doorways. At just 2 hours from the airport in Puerto Maldonado, Posadas Amazonas is ideal for those with limited time to spend in the jungle.
Refugio Amazonas / Boutique
Located on a private nature reserve reachable by a 2.5 hour boat ride from Puerto Maldonado, Refuigo Amazonas features a 32 bedroom lodge broken out into 4 wings. Each room has a private bathroom with cold water facilities. Embracing the wild nature of the surrounding Amazon, Refugio Amazonas has no electricity so candles and kerosene lamps light the way after dark. A stay at Refugio is often combined with a visit to its sister lodge, the Tambotata Research Center, located further down the river.
Tambopata Research Center / Boutique
Tucked deep inside Tambopata National Reserve is the Tambopata Research Center, one of the best Amazon lodges for authentically experiencing the Amazon. During your stay you'll be surrounded by tropical birds, river wildlife, canopy-swinging monkeys, and many other amazing Amazonian species-not surprising when the world's largest macaw clay lick is a mere 500 meters away. The lodge consists of 18 rustic bedrooms open to the forest, and although there's a generator, facilities are lit with kerosene lamps and candles
Delfin I Cruise / Luxury
By far the most exclusive Amazon cruise ship, the Delfin I carries only 8 lucky passengers at a time. With 4 selective suites, each with a private terrace and 2 with private whirlpool baths, the Delfin I is the perfect choice for a romantic Amazon getaway. Everything about an Amazon excursion aboard the Delfin I oozes opulence, from gourmet meals, professional and personalized service, and expert naturalist guides.
Delfin II Cruise / Luxury
This vessel will take you one step beyond luxury, where comfort and grace combine effortlessly with the wilderness of the Amazon in a setting of understated elegance and world-class hospitality. As you travel through some of the most remote territory on the planet, you will enjoy exquisite creole-Amazon cuisine amongst glowing candle lights. The top deck serves as a lounge and a place to relax between the daily activities. The multi-day cruises on the Delfin ships provide nothing short of a world-class adventure in luxury
Delfin III Peru Amazon Cruise / Luxury
Immersing deep into the Peruvian Amazon on board the Delfin III is a unique adventure any traveler would like to experience. With capacity for 43 guests, this luxury cruise showcases handmade Peruvian textiles and artwork, hardwood floors and four different room options. Fine bed linens, soft robes and all natural bath amenities pamper guests as they admire the area’s wonderful biodiversity. The vessel has been gracefully designed to ensure comfort while staying connected to nature. Through the panoramic windows of the Canopy Lounge guests have a chance to view the natural surroundings and at the same time join a Peruvian cooking class or enjoy a performance. Traditional dishes and amazing creations prepared with local ingredients are served at the Andes Dining Room; while the open-air sun deck invites guests to taste a delightful Peruvian coffee as they marvel at the view.
Aria / Luxury
Journey deep into the Peruvian Rainforest in utmost luxury aboard the Aria ship, custom-designed for comfort and the newest of the Amazon River fleet. This striking vessel accommodates 32 guests in expansive 250sq ft. cabins with floor to ceiling windows and individually controlled air-conditioning. A perfect blend of spaciousness and exclusivity, the Aria ensures the finest in all aspects of your Amazon experience.
Cattleya Cruise / Superior
The 8-passenger Cattleya Riverboat, offers superior cruising to the famous Pacaya-Samiria Reserve in the Loreto region of the Peruvian Amazon and an exclusive itinerary to the Tres Fronteras. The all inclusive experience boasts modern luxury design, gourmet cuisine and expert naturalist guides.
Napo Lodge / Luxury
Considered one of the best Amazon eco-lodges in the world, Napo Wildlife Center provides an exclusive experience with just 16 enormous cabins designed for utmost comfort and contact with the jungle. This lodge was created by the Kichwa Añangu Community to seamlessly blend in with its local environment using a unique and advanced system for minimum impact on its surroundings. During your stay, you will learn about the Kichwa Añangu Community, visit nearby claylicks and climb the impressive 120ft canopy tower for incredible tree-top views of the jungle.
Sacha Lodge / Luxury
At just over 3 hours from Quito, but sufficiently isolated down the Napo river, the Sacha Lodge creates an accessible yet pristine Amazonas experience. Via several connecting boardwalks guests can easily explore the jungle surrounding the lodge and onsite experiences such as the butterfly house and canopy walkway bring the nature to your doorstep. With 26 cabins, each equipped with private bathrooms, hot water, and 24-hour electricity, exclusivity and comfort are ensured.
La Selva Lodge / Luxury
La Selva Amazon Ecolodge & Spa is a luxurious, secluded lodge located on the border of Yasuni National Park in Ecuador’s Amazon Rainforest, 80 km from the town of Coca. All rooms feature bright, modern décor and boasts a private balcony overlooking the lush jungle. Guests can relax at the on-site spa or try a guided hike or boat ride through the jungle. The property also offers activities like yoga and kayaking.
Anakonda Cruise / Superior
The only luxury Amazon cruise in Ecuador, this truly magnificent 18-suite vessel ensures utmost safety and comfort on your multi-day journey down the Amazon River. Featuring an expansive observation deck, hammocs, outdoor Jacuzzi and lounge, there is plenty of room aboard. The generous cabin sizes will also leave you utterly satisfied with 20sq meters of space, personal Jacuzzis, panoramic windows and private balconies. Enjoy irresistible tropical cuisine in the al-fresco dining area as you take in the thick evening air.
Manatee Amazon Explorer / Superior
The 30-passenger Manatee Amazon Explorer operates in the upper basins of the Napo and Aguarico Rivers, around Limoncocha Wildlife Reserve and Yasuni National Park, Ecuador’s largest protected animal reserve. Its small size and shallow rudder allows it to navigate "off the beaten path.”
Sani Lodge / Boutique
Owned and operated by a local Kichwa community, Sani Lodge adds a cultural connection to your Amazon experience. Native guides are experts in spotting wildlife and create a diverse itinerary, typically including 3 excursions a day, after breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Maintaining an intimate experience, just 30 guests can stay at the lodge at any time. Accommodations include private cabanas, family-sized rooms, and the option to camp outdoors on a raised platform.