For a small village Vilcabamba has an abundance of hotels, hostels, B&B, rooms for rent, you name it. The city of Loja, a small city by world standards, is not left behind either and offers many options for all budgets.

In Vilcabamba, the most impressive hotels that can be found are in our view El Descanso del Toro with its impressive architecture and its pools and luscious gardens and Madre Tierra. There are several nice clean and more affordable solutions that we will be reviewing in the near future.

This section contains the facilities that we are personaly reviewing as per 2015/2016. The facilities that we have reviewed in 2009/2010 are listed in the next section along with other facilities that we have not personally visited.


(B&B, self-contained, agritourism)

La Finca Escondida

Agritourism and beautiful cottage for rent in Vilcabamba by the Uchima river in Sacapo A lovely Italian couple (Mauro and Monica) offer a really cozy place to rent, a cabin surrounded by the majestic green of the Sacapo mountains, with a lovely atmosphere, fresh air, the magical colors of the sunsets, the diversity of bird life, tropical trees, all this just steps from the Uchima river with its pure crystal clear water, where the only sounds are those of nature. Sacapo is only 6 kilometers away from the Vilcabamba central park and is an easy 15 minutes ride with a taxi.

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