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3.0 of 5 Lodge   |   3 hours by boat from the nearest town, Puerto Maldonado, Puerto Maldonado 084, Peru
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We really enjoyed our 4 days stay at this lodge. You read a lot of reviews about places being noisy, or being able to hear other guests but that is the nature of a bamboo lodge. We didn't really notice or care! The food we superb, some of the best we had on the trip. The staff and guides were... More

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Munich, Bayern, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

we stayed there for 3 days, and from the first second it was a pleasant stay! people there are so kindly! it really was a great experience. the refugio, the nature around us, the people, the food - everything was awesome! it is such a great place to be, we would love to come back. our guide julio was very... More

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Refugio Amazonas is a gorgeous lodge. Our room was extremely comfortable with high quality linens and a bug canopy. The open air set up was perfect for getting a close-to-nature feel. I sighted a monkey right out my window and of course, could hear all the sounds of the rainforest, which I loved. The 3 meals provided buffet style were... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, great people! Great guide in Jaime, very friendly, knowledgeable and enthusiastic! Rooms were lovely, cocktails were pretty good too! Went here with my wife mid july. Such a brilliant experience, would go back tomorrow! Big thank you to all the people at amazonas who made it an unforgettable experience

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Dear Visitor, Thanks for reviewing Refugio Amazonas! Great that you enjoyed your stay and the cocktails too :) We will pass your best wishes to the staff! We hope that we can see you back soon. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Jesus was our guide. He did a really good job making the experience interesting. The lodge is unbelievable considering where it is in the rain forest and the distance from Puerto Maldonado, which is closest "town". All of the people who worked there were customer service oriented. Truly a unique and unforgettable experience.

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Lima, Peru
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

my boyfriend and I went to Tambota a few on april, and have to say that the first day we arrived, we didn't expect to find so awesome Lodge wich looks like a 5 stars hotel. All the services are terrific and also there are very nice people working there. bout the tours, they were absolutely amazing! we can see... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In the lodge, everything is just like holiday inn; while out for the jungle, you get hands very dirty, this is what Amazonas Paradise about. The only bad thing is the biodiversity is low in Refugio Amazonas, for those wanna see more animals, go to Tambopata.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Who had any idea we would find a 5 star hotel in the jungle? We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this beautiful lodge. The service was absolutely fantastic and the food and rooms were beautiful. Our hikes and activities were terrific too. We highly recommend this lodge!

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Stavanger, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thanks to our fantastic guide Katherine, we had an amazing experience at Refugio Amazonas! My friend and I were in a group of six 30-somethings who started the trip on the same day, and spent 4 nights in the jungle. The 2.5 hour boat ride to get there is an experience on its own, and we saw lots of wildlife;... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I visited the Peruvian Amazon to celebrate our First Wedding Anniversary. We had a very pleasant stay there. The Rooms were a luxury in the jungle. The Staff was so friendly and accommodating. The food and drinks are very authentic. Our English Guide Moises was very patient during all our activities. He is extremely knowledgable regarding the... More

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Address: 3 hours by boat from the nearest town, Puerto Maldonado, Puerto Maldonado 084, Peru
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Location: Peru > Madre de Dios Region > Puerto Maldonado
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Refugio Amazonas 3*
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Refugio Amazonas is the latest addition to Rainforest Expeditions Tambopata portfolio. As a charming 32 bedroom lodge, it is well placed immediately adjacent to the Tambopata National Reserve. Its location is ideal for stand alone three night experiences and for breaking the expeditions to and from Tambopata Research Center. Refugio Amazonas is built on a 200 hectare private reserve on the buffer zone of the Tambopata National Reserve. It is becoming integrated to the communities of Brazil nut extractors that surround it, attempting to extend the benefits of ecotourism to the families committed to sustainable forest use. ... more   less 
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