Amazon rainforest Sacha Lodge review

12-19 August 2005

Where to stay during a tour to the Amazon rainforest? In the heart of the Amazon rainforest in Ecuador, Sacha Lodge offers almost every comfort to the tourists, within an eco-friendly structure perfectly integrated in the environment. Guided half day or full day excursions are available to explore the Amazon rainforest and to meet its inhabitants..

Welcome to Sacha lodge
Arriving at Sacha Lodge in Ecuador.

 

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The bungalows at Sacha lodge, Ecuador Photos of Sacha Lodge. The bungalows are connected between them with an elevated walkway. The structure is eco-friendly and built without any significant impact on the environment.

 

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The rooms are very comfortable and charming, with in-room bathroom, hot water, 110V electricity, ceiling fan, and are screened against insects.

 

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Pictures of Sacha Lodge rooms. The same room seen from a different view angle.


 

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More Sacha Lodge pictures. The bungalows have nice outside verandahs where to relax observing the rainforest.

 

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Sacha lodge in the amazon rainforest, Ecuador A wooden elevated walkway connects all the bungalows with restaurant and dock.

 

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Sacha lodge in the amazon rainforest, Ecuador Photos of Sacha Lodge restaurant.

 

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The buffet, ready for the breakfast.

 

Sacha lodge in the amazon rainforest, Ecuador
Upstairs from the restaurant, there is also a bar where guests normally meet .

 

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The main building, with restaurant on first floor and bar on second. Right picture: the stair for an observation tower.

 

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View from the dock.

 

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Lagoon in front of Sacha lodge, Ecuador Lagoon in front of Sacha lodge, Ecuador
Lagoon in front of Sacha lodge, Ecuador The barbeque area, used twice a week for dinner, and the lagoon where it is safe enough to have a relaxing bath.

 

Butterfly house at Sacha lodge, Ecuador
The butterfly house, not too far from the bunaglows, hosts several species of butterflies.

 

At about one hour walking from the lodge, there is another lagoon that can be explored by canoe.

 

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