SANDOVAL LAKE LODGE AMAZON
Lake Sandoval is hailed as the most beautiful lake in the Peruvian Amazon, and certainly boasts its reputation. Despite being close to Puerto Maldonado, it is within the Tambopata National Reserve and adjacent to the Bahuaja Sonene Park
Lake Sandoval is hailed as the most beautiful lake in the Peruvian Amazon, and certainly boasts its reputation. Despite being close to Puerto Maldonado, it is within the Tambopata National Reserve and adjacent to the Bahuaja Sonene Park. It offers an excellent experience of the Amazon and wildlife. If you travel to Puerto Maldonado you must visit it since the Lake is one of the main tourist attractions. The Wasai hotel offers daily tours to Sandoval.
Visit one of the most beautiful lakes in the Peruvian Amazon. Lake Sandoval is a pristine horseshoe lake where diverse species of animals live; giant otters, alligators, turtles, monkeys and much more. It is located just 20 minutes from Puerto Maldonado within the Tambopata National Reserve. This is one of the favorite tours for those who make tourism in the Amazon During the development of the tours it is possible to observe frequently, monkeys, great variety of birds, water turtles, with luck you can observe river wolves and caimans.
Guides row near the shores of the lake in search of alligators, exotic birds and other species hidden in the foliage.
You can stay in a Sandoval lake lodge Amazon located on the shores of the lake, or in some of the camping alternatives.
Sandoval Lake Lodge Amazon
The facilities of the Lodges were built with criteria friendly to the environment and always complying with safety standards, a key aspect of our management. The Sandoval lake lodge Amazon has the traditional and rustic design of the houses of the Madre de Dios River by the skilful teachers of the Comunidad de Palmareal.
The Lodge is a complex of 18 buildings: 15 of them for the rooms, the Looby / Bar, the dining room, the kitchen, the pool area; and other common areas. The infrastructure of the Lodge is entirely built using wood from the region, as well as the floors in the common areas and rooms are made of wood and the bathrooms are majolica *.
The 30 rooms, restaurant, lobby, bar and hammock bungalow are completely protected by meshes (they prevent the entry of mosquitoes).
The single rooms are spacious; and very comfortable; and the walls that divide each room, are built using native wood, and have a ceiling providing privacy to each of them.
15 rooms: simple, double, matrimonial and family have the form of cabins (bungalow), the side that has a view of the forest or gardens has terraces (where the hammocks are located); or 2 large windows on each side; keeping them always ventilated. All the rooms; they have a bathroom; private and water in the showers which is supplied by the Madre de Dios River previously chlorified and crystallized.
In each Sandoval lake lodge Amazon, guests are provided with three meals a day, as well as bar service
The buffet service at the lodge is available from 15 guests. Otherwise the service will be plated or served at the table and the meals consist of salads, basic dishes and desserts combining regional, Peruvian and international cuisine. We also offer fresh water, coffee or tea, and soft drinks during meals. Additional orders for soft drinks, fruit juices, bottled waters and soft drinks will be charged.
It is recommended that in advance of your arrival inform of any type of food restriction, allergies or special diets to schedule the supplies before your arrival at the Lodge. Families with children are encouraged to contact the Administrator to arrange meals.
Lighting and Electricity
The electric generator (fully encapsulated) is used for short periods: approximately 4 hours (5:00 pm to 9:00 pm). Take advantage of this time to charge your batteries and / or electronic devices.
Starting at 9:00 p.m. The lodge is illuminated by the tenuous and romantic light of kerosene lamps providing a magical atmosphere to the place. We recommend that you bring your flashlights.
Electricity: 220V * 60Hz * – Type A outlet
During your stay at the Sandoval lake Lodge Amazon you can count on a cell phone line, although we suggest that you turn off your device. We do not have a public telephone or Internet.