Omshanty

Via Leticia-Tarapac¡ km 11, Leticia, Colombia, Distance from city centre: 2.7km

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Omshanty have at your disposal comfortable, spacious, quiet and intimate cabins in the heart of the Amazon rainforest. Your best ' base camp 'to explore the jungle in depth without losing the comfort and communications (public buses stops at the main gate of Omshanty each 25min).

In Omshanty find a place to relax and enjoy nature at its best. Nestled jungle Uitotos our indigenous neighbors, with the ones we work directly (80% of our staff is indigenous) and the forest itself will make you get more interested and want to further explore this natural paradise.

In Omshanty we offer four types of accommodation.
1.- The first, favorite and most requested by visitors are independent our comfortable cabins. They have 1 double bed and 2 simple beds with option of 1 more simple extra bed. Each cabin have a livingroom, kitchen, bathroom, bedroom, porche with hammock and bbq. Equipped with electricity, potable (drinking) water, bedding sets and bath, table, chairs, kitchen stuff and mosquito net are undoubtedly the most complete option on the outskirts of Leticia. All of them are independent, private, quiet, surrounded by gardens and located in a 20.000m2 farm and in aa natural environment that will fascinate you.

2.- The second option is a shared cabin that has the same facilities than the other but this one have 6 simple beds and 'it works' as a 'traditional dormitory' on common hostels.

3.- The third option, for low-budget travellers is lodging at our 'Hammock area', where you can found a place (simple structure covered with roof) were you can sleep in hammocks. Whe provide the hammocks but if you bring it you can get up to 50% dto.
4.-In our facilities there are designated areas for camping with tent.
(hammocks and camping share WC and showers)
At Omshanty you will also found:
- Specializad trips & excursions in the jungle
- Extensive grounds for walking
- Living with Native
- Projects for sustainable development in the area ...

Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Airport transfers
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle parking
  • Breakfast not included
  • Ceiling fan
  • Free Parking
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals Available
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

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V�a Leticia-Tarapac� km11 - Omshanty -
Just in front of the Uitoto indigenous community 'Patio de ciencia dulce'.
You can arrive, from Leticia, by public bus, 'motocarro' or taxi.
You can arrive to Leticia by plane (from Bogot�) or by ship/speedboat from Iquitos (Per�) and Manaus (Brazil)

Located Near

At 11km from Leticia city and 9 from the airport (20 min. public transportation)...
In front of the Uitoto indigenous community usually know as 'Comunidad del km11' (km 11th indigenous community), which true name is 'Patio de ciencia dulce' ('sweet science courtyard').
30m far from the 'Vía Tacana' road.
250m far from the serpentarium and Tanimboca Natural Reserve.

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