Iquitos Hotels– Where to Stay in Iquitos, Peru
Regardless of where you are going and what you plan on doing, your lodging will make a great difference in whether the trip is a success or not. Fortunately, those traveling to Peru for an Iquitos Amazon tour will be able to enjoy top-quality accommodations at a number of establishments in or near the city of Iquitos. Whether you are looking for a family-friendly hotel, or one that is just perfect for an Amazon honeymoon, you will find exactly what you need in Iquitos.
Finding the Perfect Hotel for Your Stay in Iquitos
There are plenty of hotels in this Amazonian rainforest city to choose from, many of them offering unique accommodations that will enhance your visit, as well as providing a comfortable place to stay. Staying in Iquitos for a night or two, before or after your Amazon river cruise, will give you the opportunity to explore city-life in the Amazon jungle. Let’s take a look at some of the finest lodgings available in the Amazonian city of Iquitos:
1. La Casa Morey
La Casa Morey offers honeymooners or those looking for a romantic interlude a stylish and beautiful setting. In the spirit of the best bed-and-breakfast lodgings, La Casa Morey offers large, beautifully appointed rooms in one of Iquitos’ historic, converted mansions. All the rooms and suites have air-conditioning and comfortable bathrooms. The hotel has an elegant dining room and full bar. There is a pool outside in the romantic courtyard, for those who need to refresh after a day exploring the Amazon rainforest. The location of the hotel is perfect, too, adjacent to the Amazon river and close to restaurants and sightseeing. Couples, especially, will love a stay at La Casa Morey.
Website: Casa Morey
2. El Dorado Plaza Hotel & Business (5 Stars)
Couples and business travelers will probably appreciate a stay at the El Dorado Plaza Hotel & Business. Centrally located, this hotel offers all the amenities that western visitors have come to expect while traveling. There is a business center in the hotel as well as a restaurant and fitness center. Breakfast is included free with your stay, and there is also a full-service restaurant and bar at the El Dorado Plaza. A multilingual staff will help make your stay in Iquitos convenient and seamless.
Website: El Dorado Plaza
3. El Dorado Isabel Hotel (3 Stars)
The El Dorado Isabel Hotel is located only half a block from the main square in Iquitos, and 15 minutes away from the airport. Being a sister hotel to the El Dorado Plaza, this is a great option if you want to combine value for your money. Buffet breakfast is included, and all rooms and suites are very cozy and comfortable, providing guests with everything they might need for their stay in Iquitos. The hotel encourages guests to take the 25 minute trip to the touristic Quistococha Zoo, which houses amazonian animals: Jaguars, Pumas and Pink River Dolphins, just to name a few.
Website: El Dorado Isabel Hotel
4. El Dorado Express
The El Dorado Express is the third hotel from the El Dorado group in Iquitos. It is one of the newer hotels, and most economical out of the group. Rooms have a TV, internet access and hot water. There is also a restaurant located on the main floor. Staff here are multilingual, and are eager to assist you with your trip to Iquitos and the Amazon rainforest.
Phone: +51 65-235-718
Website: El Dorado Express
5. Nativa Apartments
It’s always nice to find accommodations that work just as well for couples as they do for families; and that description perfectly fits Nativa Apartments. Nativa Apartments is just what you will need regardless of whether you are visiting Iquitos for 1 week, or plan to say for several months. Each suite has a kitchenette, full bath, air-conditioning, and free internet. A central courtyard offers guests a quiet place to read or just relax, surrounded by tropical Amazonian plants. This lodging is only 7 minutes from the center of Iquitos and there are plenty of restaurants in the immediate vicinity. This is a safe, clean, and friendly lodging.
Phone: +51-65-600270 or + 51-65-234208
Website: Nativa Apartments
6. Hotel La Casona Iquitos
This is a great hotel for those traveling to the Amazon rainforest and Iquitos on a budget. La Casona Iquitos has received great reviews on TripAdvisor, for its friendly/attentive staff, comfortable rooms and central location (located near the main square and river). There is WiFi and hot water available in all rooms. After a long day of exploring the Amazon jungle, guests of La Casona Iquitos enjoy mingling and relaxing in the hotel’s lovely courtyard. There is a lot of colourful Amazonian artwork all around the hotel, making the atmosphere very comfortable and enjoyable for all guests.
Phone: +51 65 23-4394
Website: Hotel La Casona
7. Delfin Amazonico Hotel
Delfin Amazonico Suites can be a perfect place for a South American honeymoon. Some of the suites have kitchenettes, but there is also a dining room that provides a delicious complimentary breakfast. No one can fail to appreciate the attention and solicitude of the staff at the Delfin – they treat you like treasured family members. Not far from the center of Iquitos, the street-side rooms have balconies. The Delfin Amazonico Hotel is completely air-conditioned for your comfort and internet is available throughout the hotel. Room service is also ready to supply you with tasty dishes right in your own suite.
Website: Delfin Amazonico Hotel
8. The Parthenon Hotel
The Parthenon Hotel is a nice place to stay if you want to combine value with economy. Perfect for families, this clean, comfortable, reasonably priced hotel has air-conditioning in all the rooms, flat-screen television, mini bar, and swimming pool. The hotel is surrounded by greenery and gardens, making this an oasis of calm in the city. Free breakfast is included, and the dining room also serves lunch and dinner. Room service is available. The Parthenon will be happy to host your wedding ceremony and has Matrimonial Rooms and suites available.
Website: The Parthenon Hotel
Air travel makes isolated Iquitos easy to reach, and once you are there, perhaps to start an Amazon river cruise, there are plenty of clean, comfortable, and convenient accommodations available in Iquitos. Trained staff at each will not only attend to your wants to assure a wonderful stay, they will also help to arrange guides, either for tours of the city or the rainforest. Contact Us, for more information about hotels in Iquitos.