Rental rooms for foreigners and travelers who want to experience life in Colombia Countryside. 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, in a hot climate and family environment. The food is traditionally home cooked. Guests can share the cooking or cook by themselves. We grow some of the vegetables and fruits in the garden.
This Countryside house is located at only 1.5 hours from Bogota. In the Village of San Javier - La Mesa. The bungalow guest house is annexed to the main house where you will find the communal 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.
Interakcija s gostima
I do live in the place , if you need something I will be there to help.
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: Agro-tourism to the coffee and sugar cane farms where you will be able to learn the process of coffee and sugar cane into panela in the traditional way, taste them in the farms, and also visitors will have the opportunity to see and be with peasants on their farms as they are. They are not touristic farms.
6: Rural Tours , Ecological Walk or trekking by the Apulo River where you can have a mud bath ans a natural spa session.
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 and the Youth Center.
Please bring repellent and sun creams. Also the use of light clothes and long sleeve.
NO smoking in the rooms or inside the house. Please try not to keep food in the rooms that can attract animals like ants you can use the fridge in the house.
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.