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Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We appreciated our stay at the lodge. The food was good and the site is attractive. The guide, Staline, was knowledgeable and organized. Every member of the family appreciated their 4 days stay. We recommand this site.

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I liked it really much even tho my parents had some problems with the room and the lack of electicity. The guied was really nice and we saw a lot of animals. The Lodge is located next to the lagoon, the best place there!!!!

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Luis C, General Manager at Cuyabeno Lodge, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for our review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your time at Cuyabeno Lodge. Since 1988 we are operating at the Cuyabeno Reserve right to the Laguna Grande and since the beginning we name ourselves a eco-friendly lodge. It is very important for us to respect and protect the wildlife and to...

Reviewed 18 August 2016

My wife and I and our 8-year old son stayed at the Cuyabeno Lodge in August of 2016 and thoroughly enjoyed our time. The lodge is located in a perfect spot on the lake. It has easy access to the lake, multiple rivers, and the surrounding rainforest. This seems like an advantage over other lodges that we saw - which...

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Luis C, General Manager at Cuyabeno Lodge, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your lovely comment. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Cuyabeno Lodge. Cuyabeno Loge is located at the Laguna Grande which is a great spot to watch wildlife and to start the tours. You will go by canoe during the day and even at night which enable you to see a...

Lyon, France
Reviewed 12 August 2016

This lodge is truely an Ecolodge. It is clear that its purpose is to act for the conservation of the Cuyabeno Reserve and tourists are integrated to this protection initiative. The guides are really nice and know incredibly well the forest and its inhabitants. As a bird-watcher, I could clearly identify 39 species of bird thanks to them (thank you...

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Luis C, General Manager at Cuyabeno Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your lovely comment. We really appreciate the time you have taken to write about your experience at Cuyabeno Lodge. The Cuyabeno Reserve is a great place to observe a lot of wildlife. Whether by canoe or walking tour, early in the morning or at night, you will have a few opportunities. Our provided...

Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We were there for 4 days and everyday was awesome! it was well organised and the guide was perfect. The food was delicious and only with tipical and local products. The crew was also really nice and happy to help.

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Luis C, General Manager at Cuyabeno Lodge, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your review. We appreciate that you have taken the time to write about your stay at Cuyabeno Lodge. We offer tours of 4 or 5 days and our guides always give their best to make those days unforgettable for you. There are activities early in the morning as well as at the night...

Locust Valley, New York
Reviewed 29 July 2016

This is one of the best trips I've ever taken. The lodgings were clean and comfortable, the food was fantastic and fresh, and everyone was very knowledgeable and kind. I had a wonderful experience in the Amazon jungle and would recommend the cuyabeno lodge over the other lodges in the area. Apart from having great acomadations and a wonderful staff,...

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Luis C, General Manager at Cuyabeno Lodge, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your kind review and the time you have taken. We are glad to hear that you had a great time at Cuyabeno Lodge. Our staff is always giving its best to make your stay unforgettable. We are looking for excellent guides with great expert knowledge, so you can learn a lot during your...

Quito, Ecuador
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Everything was very good!!1 awesome food and the room was excelent in the tower! i saw a lot of animals and i had the best pics ever!!! I recommend to all that want to explore the jungle of Ecuador!!!!!

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Luis C, General Manager at Cuyabeno Lodge, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your comment. We really pleased to hear that you had such a satisfied stay at Cuyabeno Lodge. The rooms in the observation tower with the private balcony are perfect to observe the wildlife surrounding the lodge during relaxing at the veranda. Our staff is always doing its best to give you an unforgettable...

Roskilde, Denmark
Reviewed 28 July 2016

We had a wunderfull stay at the cujabeno Lodge in June 2016. A fantastic guide, Who managed på find 8 out og 9 spieces of monkeys. We saw pink dolphins and two anacondas and a couple of Caymans. And a lot of different birds. - Surpricingly, the was very few mosquitos. /Kjeld from Denmark

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Luis C, General Manager at Cuyabeno Lodge, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your comment and the time you have taken to write about your experience at Cuyabeno Lodge. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the konwlege of our guide. Great to hear that you could observe that much species of monkey and also pink dolphins. The Cuyabeno Lodge Team is always struggled to...

Netherlands
Reviewed 17 June 2016

I really enjoyed my stay in cuyabeno lodge. Everything was taken care of. The food was great and the guide was very knowledgeable. I stayed in a dormitory room and that was fine. We had multiple excursions per day so we could see all the ecuadorian amazon had to offer.

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Luis C, General Manager at Cuyabeno Lodge, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your review. We are glad to hear that you had a great stay with Cuyabeno Lodge. Our teams at the office in Quito and at the Lodge doing their best to make your stay unforgettable. We offer you every day activities so you have the chance to observe wildlife as much as possible. At the...

Reviewed 3 June 2016

I really, really loved Cuyabeno Lodge, so I went back there last week. We had such a wonderful time with our group. I was really hoping to see a sloth, and I did! We also saw: river dolphins, a baby anaconda, woolly monkeys, squirrel monkeys, Capuchin monkeys, nocturnal monkeys, macaws, toucans, and many more animals. A special highlight is always...

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Dear guest, Thank you very much for your review. We are glad to hear that you had a wonderful time at Cuyabeno Loge. We really appreciate that you came back to visit our Lodge and are happy that you had a satisfied stay again. The Cuyabeno Reserve offers a huge biodiversity. As sure you see different kinds of monkeys and...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1989, the Cuyabeno Lodge was the first lodge in the park; the owners believed that the rainforest traveler should be accommodated in conditions which would be both in harmony with the surrounding environment and attuned to the needs of the modern visitor. At Neotropic Turis, we, the owners of the Cuyabeno Lodge, are the pioneers in the tourist operation and we built the first Eco friendly lodge in the Cuyabeno National Park. The Cuyabeno Lodge is one of two lodges located right on the lake and one of the few lodges that never gets flooded. We recently built a canopy watch tower and 3 new deluxe rooms. We have 24 hours electricity from solar energy, the only silent electrical motors in the park for excursions and hot showers. ... more   less 

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Address: Av. Los Shyris N36-188 and Naciones Unidas, Edificio Shyris Park Park, Office 608 | 100 Meters South of the Mall "Quicentro Shopping", Cuyabeno Wildlife Reserve 17, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Sucumbios Province > Cuyabeno Wildlife Reserve
Hotel Class:3 star — Cuyabeno Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 17
Also Known As:
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“some cabins have only cold water for the showers or some cabins only have hot water.”
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“Tower rooms are best”
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“We enjoyed a room in the tower. Highly recommended!”
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“A room in the tower is totally worth the price!”
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“Cabin 5 has lots of wildlife you can see outside your window.”
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