- Your very own villa in the rainforest
- Access to a full range of activiities
- Personal chef to prepare your meals
- Laze in a hammock on the terrace
- Electricity and internet access at set times
Open: Amazon Villa is open all year.
Location: The villa is in a private reserve of some 200 hectares in the buffer zone of the Tambopata National Reserve. It is about a 15 minute walk from Refugio Amazonas lodge. It can be reached in about 4 hours from Puerto Maldonado, the nearest airport.
Rooms: There is 1 bedroom, a spacious room with a sofa, king size bed, plenty of storage and a balcony with a hammock. The adjoining bathroom has a glass-sided shower cubicle, full size bathtub and hand basin.
Activities: You have a choice of activities, all with your own rainforest guide. This means you can enjoy these at your own pace, and activities can be tailored to take into account any special wishes. Hiking, biking, kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding, climbing into the forest canopy, bird watching from the canopy tower, visiting a clay lick, fishing, swimming in the river, a full day tour to Lake Sachavacayoc and a sunset boat trip are all available. Cultural activities such as a trip to local farm, and learning how to make clothes, jewellery and baskets from rainforest products can be arranged. Night activities like caiman watching, jungle walks and star gazing from the tower are popular too.
Facilities: The lounge has a sofa, open fire, coffee table made out of a tree trunk, and a widescreen TV for showing nature and wildlife films. It is open to one side for views into the rainforest. There is a separate thatched dining area, open to the forest, with a grill. The villa has a small kitchen with a microwave and fridge. There is a limited supply of electricity and Wi-Fi internet access. You can make use of the facilities (bar, restaurant, lounge) of Refugio Amazonas about a 15 minute walk away.
Dining: You have the services of a chef to prepare meals on site or can opt to have meals delivered to the villa. You can also dine at Refugio Amazonas should you wish. A special dinner in the forest by a campfire can be arranged.
Children: Children are welcome although there are no specific facilities for children at the villa.
Health: This is a malarial area.
Communication: There is internet access.
The Tribes Foundation
Simply by booking with Tribes, you are making a difference. Every booking helps with The Tribes Foundation, the charity we back with admin and funds. Most clients give additional donations which we always put to very good use with one of the wildlife, environmental or social projects we support.