La Selva Jungle Lodge
At a Glance
Fantastic location at the heart of the Rainforest, within the Yasuní Biosphere Reserve and next to the Yasuní National Park
Set in one of the most biodiverse regions on Earth, home to millions of species of plants, animals, birds and insects.
Chance to relax at the spa and enjoy a variety of treatments - perfect after a long hike in the forest
Carefully designed suites permit guests to enjoy the sites and sounds of the forest
Expert guides offer a wide variety of excursions suited to different abilities and interests
Meet our specialists
Call us on 858 345 1763 to start planning your vacation to La Selva Jungle Lodge or take a look at our itineraries to Amazon
Having been completely remodelled in 2012, La Selva offers 18 comfortable suites, carefully set amongst the forest. The Suites have been built with bamboo from sustainable plantations and their open design means guests can enjoy the sounds of the forest when not out exploring.
The Scenic and Superior Suites feature their own private balconies, rainforest showers and panoramic views whilst the Family Suites feature spacious bathrooms, hammocks and a hot tub on the private terrace.
The lodge's restaurant serves a blend of both local and international cuisine, using fresh ingredients wherever possible. Other facilities at the lodge include a spa, an observation tower 20 minutes away and a Butterfly Farm.
The lodge works closely with the local community and tours and excursions are lead by bilingual English-Spanish speaking guides and local native guides. These tours typically can typically include hikes in the forest, canoe rides, night excursions and visits to the parrot clay lick.
La Selva Jungle Lodge boasts 18 spacious suites, all of which provide a number of modern amenities whilst being built in the traditional style using bamboos and local timbers. Scenic Suites and Superior Suites include private balconies boasting panoramic views (three overlooking the lake) and rainforest showers. Family Suites also enjoy a hot tub and hammocks on the private porch as well as benefiting from extra spacious bathrooms. Hot showers, ceiling fans and electricity are provided in each suite, along with mosquito nets.
Location & Directions
La Selva can be found within the Yasuni Biosphere Reserve in the heart of Ecuador's Amazon. The lodge is set on the edge of Heron Lake, just a little way along the Napo River from the town of Coca.
When to go
All year round destination. There is no defined dry season, and rain can be expected at any time of year being a tropical rainforest.