Rental rooms for those who want to experience countryside life in Colombia. What I love about this place is the tranquility, the surroundings , the fact I can take Eco-walks, have a nice mud bath in the river, watch the beautiful birds,be in a hot climate and family environment. The food is traditionally home cooked. Guests can share the cooking or cook by themselves. Please allowed at least 12 hours to get a response. We are based in the countryside and Internet is an issue. Thank you.
This Countryside house is located at only 1.5 hours from Bogota. In the Village of San Javier - La Mesa. The bungalow guest house has 5 rooms with two shared toilets to host 5 to 8 people. It is annexed to the main house where you will find the lounge and dinner table. We offer the use of all facilities. You will benefit from Ecological Walks, River mud baths, Fossil Hunting, Bird Watching, Hot Climate and a Family Environment. You will also benefit of eating fresh fruit from the garden like : Mangoes, banana, papaya, guanabana, guayaba.
You will have access to the communal areas like the kitchen,dining room, sitting room and gardens.
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The host lives in the house so at any time the guest needs some help it will be effective and fast.
You can take organized tours to go Caving or potholing (exploring, finding and visiting caves in other places in Colombia like Santander and Boyaca).
Tours to visit :
1: The Orchid Sanctuary
2: Waterfalls (Cascada la Monja, Cascada Salto del Tequendama)
3: The Pedro Palo Lake.
4: Nearby towns like Anapoima, Tocaima, Tena,La Esperanza.
5: Agrotourism Tours to the coffee and sugar cane farms where you will be able to learn the process of coffee and sugar cane into panela, also taste them in the farms.
6: Rural Tours, Ecological Walk or trekking by the Apulo River where you can have a mud bath
7: Ecological walk to the "La Cruz" Peak
Also, use the opportunity and ask for our #volunteers programs to help our community in education, farming in coffee and sugar cane farms, supporting the learning disabilities day center, elderly day center and the Youth Center.
Please bring repellent and sun creams.
Smoking in the rooms is not allowed, and please do not keep food in the room that can attract animals like ants, you can make use of the fridge if needed.
I am a very friendly host who likes visitors and to look after them. I am retired from my job in the city now to carry on working at the B&B. I enjoy extreme sports specially Caving or potholing. I very much love nature, long walks and the nearby river. Stay for long and benefit from learning the language by practicing with a local plus ask for our voluntary positions where you can work as a volunteer or try the caving tours to Santander or Boyaca.