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Reviewed 6 days ago

I don't think there's a better way of experiencing the Amazon rainforest than what we had here. Apart from actually roughing it in the jungle but that's for a different league altogether. And even so, the amount of wildlife (birds, monkeys, sloths, amphibians, ...) you...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we really enjoyed our stay, recommend paying a little extra to have your own private guide. This way you can do as much or as little activity as you like. We had some excellent walks, long, through the jungle.More

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Response from kjetilhaugan, Gerente at La Selva Amazon EcolodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Karen, Thank you so much for your review. Your comments are appreciated and you've given great advice on why choosing a private guide is a great option, especially for families! Thanks again and we wish you the very best! La Selva Amazon Ecolodge &...More

Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

My second time at La Selva, and I love this place! Warm welcomming from the stuff, a guide with a lot of knowledge not to forget the native guide who makes us use our ears and eyes in a more mindful way. The food is...More

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Response from kjetilhaugan, Owner at La Selva Amazon EcolodgeResponded 14 March 2018

Dear guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your review! Be it the food, the guides, or the jungle sounds that you loved so much, we appreciate your comments and we are so happy you enjoyed your stay! Thank you so...More

Reviewed 4 March 2018

We spent three nights here. Our guide, Paul, met us in Coca and we took the 2.5 hour motorized canoe to the dock, where we hiked to a canoe for the half hour paddled canoe ride to the lodge. The lodge rooms have screens, but...More

1  Thank bikehog
Response from kjetilhaugan, Gerente at La Selva Amazon EcolodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear guest, Your comments are much appreciated! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at La Selva and that you were able to create memories such as catching a piranha and exploring the Amazon Rainforest. Thank you so much for sharing! La Selva Amazon...More

Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

La Selva has great food, service and accomodation. Everything met our high expectations perfectly. The staff is highly competent creating an atmosphere of respect and care. Our competent and knowledgeable guides were our eyes and ears and made us experience and learn.More

1  Thank AnneBHamar
Response from kjetilhaugan, Gerente at La Selva Amazon EcolodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Anne, Thank you so much for sharing your thoughts on your stay at La Selva, they are highly appreciated and help us to continue offering an excellent service. Our guides are excellent at what they do, they love to show our guests the beauty...More

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14 April 2018|
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Response from Anna B | Reviewed this property |
I’m not senior yet (45) but can comment on the hikes. They are not strenuous at all, or my 14yr old simply would have refused! Just tell the Lodge your limitations and they will place you in a group who don’t want to do too... More
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pattyadm
22 March 2018|
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Response from kjetilhaugan | Property representative |
Hello Pattyadm, Unfortunately, no, we do not have any bathroom facilities aboard the motor canoe. After the flight to Coca, there will be an opportunity to use the bathroom before boarding. The trip is about 2 1/2 hours... More
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"I liked our room, but since it was on the lake it was somewhat noisy with the fish and animals at night..."
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"We found the scenic rooms in the lodge excellant"
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"Are you kidding? They are TOO good!!"
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"For a couple, the 3 rooms in the main building have a better view than the cabins"
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