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La Selva is a pretty remote lodge, near the Yasuni National Park on a lake off of the Napo River. If you want a true rainforest experience, this is the place. Our flight from Quito to Coca was easy, all transfers perfect. The two hour...More
We did the 3-night/4-day program with La Selva recently. Pick up and drop off in Quito were smooth and easy. The rooms and the grounds were lovely. All of the staff were excellent, especially our naturalist guide, Paul, and native guide, Enrique. Paul taught us...More
Had the greatest time. Guides knowledgeable and very accommodating to the needs of everyone in group. Room was excellent. Good food great staff. Was apprehensive to travel to Amazon, but was looking for a different vacation. This was it.
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June 26, 2013
My husband and I recently returned from a four night stay at La Selva and were very satisfied with the accommodations. Our room was spacious, the bathroom area had two sinks and separate rooms for shower and toilet which facilitated preparations for...More
I would recommend this place to anyone looking for a little adventure.
The only down fall is the boat ride to get to the lodge. On our war back it started storming and the ponchos they pass out on the boat do very little to...More
Date of stay: June 2013
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Response from Katie B B, Guest Relations Manager at La Selva Amazon Ecolodge & SpaResponded 25 June 2013
Thank you very much for your comments. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your stay at our lodge!
The boat ride down the river is part of the jungle expedition. We try not to roll down the plastic covers since we want our...More
La Selva Amazon Ecolodge offers wildlife tours, special birdwatching programs, honeymoon trips and family excursions, all in harmony with the rainforest around you. At La Selva, guests are given the …Moreopportunity to explore intricate trail systems led by both a local Native Guides and a bilingual Naturalist Guides divided into small groups in order to maximize overall experiences. La Selva’s guides are the key to fulfilling and captivating outings because they already know the area well by seeing, and hearing things guests cannot. They are passionate about the jungle and their years of experience make all the difference between an acceptable tour and an astounding tour in the Amazon. Native guides are from the local communities and behold an awesome amount of ancestral knowledge about the Amazon. The Naturalist Guides that lead guests through the Amazon are bilingual and have studied and trained for many years in order to become a Naturalist and National Park certified guide. Less
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