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    Chalalan Ecolodge

    Rurrenabaque, Bolivia | Comercio Street, half block from the main square, Madidi National Park, Bolivia
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    Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

    Stayed at Chalalan for three nights. Overall the experience was good, but there were some issues. Chalalan is the first and oldest ecolodge, and it has some advantages over its competitors: all the money goes to the Uchupiamonas community, and it has a really nice...More

    1  Thank Graeme S
    Response from rmariaca, Manager at Chalalan EcolodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    We are very pleased that your experience in the jungle has been interesting and that you have enjoyed the wonderful Lake Chalalan. However, we deeply regret that your guide has not lived up to the circumstances. We are working with a new generation of guides...More

    Reviewed 31 July 2017

    I just came back from my 3N/4D trip. Chalalan is perfectly located in the middle of the jungle and the front of a beautiful lake. The rooms are clean, the mattress is thick and firm. Sleeping in this comfortable bed, like I was in my...More

    Thank minamikaze13
    Response from rmariaca, Gerente at Chalalan EcolodgeResponded 1 August 2017

    We are very grateful for your complete note, we are very pleased that you have enjoyed two rooms, the work of the guide and nature that we strive to protect. Thank you very much for your generous qualification, we are sure to inspire other travelers...More

    Reviewed 22 July 2017

    Excellent service from all staff. Andres was a fantastic guide, he showed us the environment and told about different aspects of nature and culture of the people at Chalalan. The local food was delicious, rooms were very clean and comfortable. We enjoyed our stay at...More

    Thank 983femkem
    Response from rmariaca, Gerente at Chalalan EcolodgeResponded 24 July 2017

    We are delighted that you had a comfortable and enriching stay with Chalalán, the passion for the work of the guides comes from their experience as members of the indigenous people of San José de Uchupiamonas, committed to the conservation of the biodiversity of their...More

    Reviewed 30 June 2017

    Recently, I traveled to Rurrenabaque with the sole purpose of visiting Madidi National Park in the Bolivian Amazon. I wanted to do some backcountry camping in the park, but I did not have a lot of time, only two or three days maximum. So I...More

    2  Thank Vivian R
    Response from rmariaca, Gerente at Chalalan EcolodgeResponded 17 July 2017

    We are very happy that your Chalalan experience has been satisfactory. We are always open to customize our offer and we love sharing the experience in the jungle of our guides. Our guides are members of the indigenous people of San José de Uchupiamonas, owner...More

    Reviewed 26 June 2017

    My husband and I went to Chalalan for 4D/3N in June 2017. We very much enjoyed our trip to the Madidi National Park with Chalalan Ecolodge. The accommodation was comfortable and the food was great. The staff here do an amazing job. The program had...More

    Thank Miranda V
    Response from rmariaca, Manager at Chalalan EcolodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    We are delighted that your stay has been comfortable and satisfactory. We consider that the option you took of 4 days and 3 nights is ideal to enjoy the lodge and have greater opportunities to see wildlife, enjoy the landscape, take advantage of Lake Chalalan...More

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    • US$480 - US$712 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Beni Department >
    • Madidi National Park
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    Response from rmariaca | Property representative |
    Hi. Our specialty is the jungle, we offer fluvial transportation, accommodation, food and guide in English by our native guides of the indigenous people of San José de Uchupiamonas. We will be happy to organize, for example... More
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    21 September 2015|
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    Response from Chalalan Ecolod... A | Property representative |
    We have no cell phone network coverage or wifi in the lodge, because we are located in the middle of National Madidi Park, 100 km from the nearest town. Consider it as a break from technology and ringing cells. However, we... More
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    Response from rmariaca | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
    Hi! Yes, it is possible to charge any electronic equipment, energy is provided at 220 V. There difrentes round and flat outlets. Thank you very much for the question. See you in Chalalan.
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