Gocta Andes Lodge

Location

Cocachimba village near Gocta Falls

Accommodation Type

Lodge

Accommodation Level

Mid-range

Price Guide
£££££

Gocta Andes Lodge

Hike to the stunning 770 metre Gocta waterfall, go for nature walks, visit the local village and marvel at archaeological sites; these are all part of the Gocta Andes Lodge experience, as are relaxing by the swimming pool, enjoying tasty Andean cuisine and taking in views of the falls from your private terrace.

This attractive two-storey lodge is in the photogenic Cocachimba Valley, from where you can hike to Gocta Waterfall, whose existence was only known by locals until 2002. The lodge provides simple, en-suite accommodation, each room has a deck or balcony facing the falls. You can enjoy trips to the falls, to nearby archaeological sites including Kuelap fortress and explore the flora and fauna. On return to Gocta you can wander around the gardens where feeders attract hummingbirds, sunbathe and swim in the pool. Meals showcasing local Andean ingredients are served indoors and on the terrace. Despite its rural location the lodge offers Wi-Fi internet access, though this can be affected by the weather.

 

Times to Go

The rainy season runs from November till April, the vegetation is lush and waterfalls are at their peak. At other times the weather is drier and you may be able to swim at the base of waterfalls. There is little change in temperature year round.

Gocta Andes Lodge highlights

  • Views of Gocta Falls
  • Watch hummingbirds and alpacas in the gardens
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Breakfast on the terrace
  • Visit historic Kuelap fortress
  • Hike to the falls
  • Sample Andean cuisine

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Gocta Andes Lodge

Details

  • 18 rooms and suites
  • Open all year round
  • Children of all ages welcome

Facilities

  • Restaurant & Bar
  • Gardens
  • Swimming pool
  • Sun room
  • Laundry service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Limited mobile phone coverage

Activities

Optional activities

  • Tour of Gocta Falls
  • Visit to Kuelap fortress
  • Day trip to Chachapoyas and Karajia
  • Day trip to Leymebamba, Revash and Yerbabuena
  • Guided nature tours
  • Village visits

Gocta Andes Lodge rooms

There are 16 rooms and two suites. Room facilities include a TV and en-suite bathroom with hot and cold running water. Double rooms are on the ground floor and have a queen size bed with a terrace.

Triple rooms are on the first floor and have a balcony.

Suites are larger, have a king size bed a whirlpool bath and a shower. All face Gocta Falls.

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