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Sachatamia Lodge

Km. 78 Via Quito - Calacali - La Independencia 300 meters before reaching the Mindo turnoff, Mindo Ecuador
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Certificate of Excellence


#3 of 20 B&Bs / Inns in Mindo
Certificate of Excellence
Sachatamia is a marvelous, private, ecological reserve exceeding 120 hectares of cloud-rain forest. Other areas include recuperated forest, as well as areas undergoing the processes of reforestation. Sachatamia has the privilege of being located next to the Protected Forest of Mindo-Nambillo. The zone is rich in flora and fauna and renowned as one of the foremost in terms of the wealth of biodiversity. It has attained first place in the annual count of bird species on a global level. Serenity. Peace. Spiritual Balance. The natural paradise of Sachatamia offers an undisturbed world where guests can escape from noise, pollution and stress imposed by larger cities. Whether your visit is short or long, it will be sure to rejuvenate your senses.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Game room
Airport transportation
Conference facilities
Parking garage
Indoor pool
Bar / lounge
Coffee shop
Special diet menus
Wine / champagne
Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Shared lounge / TV area
Laundry service
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Languages Spoken
English, Spanish
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We spent two nights at the Sachatamia Lodge as a base from which to go birding, as part of a trip we'd arranged with an independent guide. The rooms are excellent and the food very good as well (especially the trout), but the standout is Johnny. He was amazing and did just about everything. When our guide had vehicle issues, Johnny agreed to drive us (with our guide) for about 8 hours the next day so that we didn't miss anything on our itinerary. When we set out in the morning, only to run into stopped traffic due to a landslide, Johnny stayed with the car while the landslide got cleared, enabling us to travel by foot with our guide to the lek we were trying to reach. After he met back up with us several hours later, he was helpful in pointing out additional birds. We also arranged for him to give us an evening tour at Sachatamia. He knew that my wife wanted to see frogs in particular, and he was amazing at locating them (especially the tiny Pinocchio frog) and very patient at finding the scientific names of each species for us. He also pointed out lots of other great evening critters--insects, lizards, and so forth. Oh, and in addition to all this, he was our waiter each night at the lodge. I think he's just superman! Our stay at Sachatamia would have been fine if we hadn't encountered Johnny, but his kind, patient, flexible, and accommodating service--coupled with a willingness to go way above and beyond to make sure we had an amazing experience--really set this part of our trip apart.
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In this beautifull part of Ecuador, the Cloud Forest, only 1 1/2 hour from Quito we visited with friends yesterday and for lunch time we came to Sachatamia Restaurant that was a nice experience full of fun and good food, good service and ambiance.
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Rooms have portable heaters and dehumidifiers. They are clean and spacious. Food is great. Service superb. Lots of birds with feeders in several areas. And birds in the forests with hiking trails available. Good idea to wear rubber boots because sometimes the trails are muddy. The cottages are set apart from the main area and it's a comfortable walk past some of the feeders to reach the reception/dining area. Unlike some of the others who reviewed this property, I was not aware of mustiness in the room.
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The loaction is good, with lodges opening to the forest. The rooms were comfortable and clean, but smelt a little musty. The food was fine, though perhaps rather pricey. The pool and hot tub were lovely. I felt that the hotel was rather over-priced for its offering.
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Theres nothing about this lodge to dislike. The cabin was well maintained and very clean. Lovely view out of the window deep in the forest. There is quite a climb from the cabin to the restaurant but through beautiful grounds. The Humming bird feeders are always kept full and the bananas are kept replenished to attract many other birds, Aggouti and squirrels. The restaurant is pleasant with a fire in the evening. The food was ample and delicious and people's dietry needs were met, including additional snacks for a diabetic. Coffee and tea available. This is paradise in the rain forest and does it rain!!
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Response from Alejandra E, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Sachatamia Lodge
Responded Oct 22, 2019
Thank you so much for your wonderfull opinion about us, So we are going to continue with these beautiful words are a great motivation to keep growing up. We wait for you in another time, Best, Alejandra
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$108 - $159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Frequently Asked Questions about Sachatamia Lodge
Which popular attractions are close to Sachatamia Lodge?
Nearby attractions include Paz de las Aves Bird Refuge (4.7 miles), Mindo Nambillo Cloud Forest Reserve (3.1 miles), and Mariposas de Mindo - Butterfly Garden (2.9 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Sachatamia Lodge?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include an indoor pool, free wifi, and free breakfast.
What food & drink options are available at Sachatamia Lodge?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Sachatamia Lodge?
Yes, free parking, a parking garage, and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Sachatamia Lodge?
Conveniently located restaurants include The Food Studio, Mishqui Quinde - Sweet Hummingbird, and El Sitio.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Sachatamia Lodge?
Yes, guests have access to an indoor pool during their stay.
Does Sachatamia Lodge have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Sachatamia Lodge offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Does Sachatamia Lodge offer any business services?
Yes, guests have access to meeting rooms and conference facilities during their stay.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Sachatamia Lodge?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Spanish.
Is Sachatamia Lodge accessible?
Yes, it offers reduced mobility rooms. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.