Bedding changed daily, lodges have a bathroom with hot water showers, staff very friendly and helpful, food was also good.
Lots of cockroaches in the room, some have tarantulas, but this is in the middle of the jungle so part of the experience :)
There is a nice area correlating with hammocks and sofas, where they also have electricity during daylight (solar panel system).
English speaking guides that are telly enthusiastic about everything you will see. They provide everyone with weeklies and a rain poncho... But still take your waterproof!
Saw alligators, exotic birds, frogs, loads of insects and big spiders, pink dolphins, turtles, bats, fireflies and anacondas and more.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Samona lodge is a natural paradise located in the heart of Cuyabeno, the biggest Wildlife Natural Reserve in Ecuador. An amazing forest rich in fauna and flora unique in the world. In here you can will as well the natural sightsseing, the encounter with exotic animals and the hospitality of a category lodge. We count with adecuated bungalows to complement a great for you. ... more less
- Also Known As:
- Samona Hotel Cuyabeno