We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Yakuruna Guest House

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Iquitos
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

11 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 4: English reviews
Start your review of Yakuruna Guest House
 Click to rate
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 30 November 2011

Paulo, Benedict and their beautiful daughter Shams truly were the best part of our trip to Peru. They created such a friendly, family vibe during our stay at their guest house. The views from their deck are breathtaking. They were so helpful with answering any/all of our questions regarding, where to go, where to eat, activities etc. Trust me when...

1Thank Pat C
Reviewed 28 November 2011

I came to Yakaruna directly from Nihua Rao Espiritual Centro two weeks ago. I had been without sleep for 24 hours, and had experienced the most unusually difficult Ayahuasca ceremony of my life. Someone recommended I visit Paulo, Yakaruna´s owner, as he might know a shaman or two who would be available for an individual retreat. Also, I thought Yakaruna...

3Thank holycowwow
Ashland, Oregon
Reviewed 21 July 2011

Paulo, Benedicte and Shams are the sweetest hosts in the Amazon! The food is amazing and the post dinner swing on the hammock deck or lounging in the the open air living room with breath-taking views of the Amazon river is something very special. The accommodations are aesthetically rustic and comfortable and being able to indulge my inner child and...

1Thank Joshua-Graner
Fayetteville, Arkansas USA
Reviewed 1 July 2011

At a 40min. moto-taxi ride from Iquitos, Yakuruna is the perfect distance from town! After a bumpy ride, customary in Peru, ones eyes fall upon the beautiful guesthouse. Five rooms of varying sizes assure one to privacy and complete access at any time to all of Yakuruna's amenities. After placing your bags in your preferred room you can dive off...

1Thank Theo011

26 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (16)
View from Room (2)
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Room/Suite (1)
Other (10)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (10)
Other (10)


  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the heart of Amazonia, in the village of Santo Tomas, at 40 minutes from the center of Iquitos, rooms to rent in a large house on the banks of the Nanay River.Wonderful site, calm and comfort but also swimming in the river, canoeing, fishing, river trips and visits of Iquitos with our own guide.Meals available upon requestA single room with breakfast: 30 us $A double room with breakfast: 45 us $ Meal per person: 10 us $ (French, Spanish, English, Portuguese) ... more   less 

Additional Information about Yakuruna Guest House

Address: La Punta, A1 | Santo Tomas - Sector 8, Iquitos 00000, Peru
Region: Peru > Loreto Region > Iquitos
Price Range: $63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Yakuruna Guest House staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Yakuruna Guest House staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?