Cristalino Lodge is located in the Brazilian state of Mato Grosso, in the midst of the Amazon jungle. The location is in the Southern Amazon, near the border between Mato Grosso and Maranhão states and the Cristalino River. It is in a remote and untouched part of the Amazon, surrounded by lush plants and many animals.
In 2008, Conde Nast Traveler gave the lodge the World Savers Award. In 2013, National Geographic Traveler chose it as one of the 25 best Ecolodges in the world because it offers authentic experiences and comfort.
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Activities & Nearby Attractions in Cristalino Lodge
Wildlife and bird watching: Cristalino Lodge is a great place in the Amazon rainforest to see a lot of different kinds of animals and birds.
Nature walks and hikes: There are guided walks and hikes through the surrounding rainforest, led by experienced guides who can help visitors identify the different kinds of plants and animals they see.
River trips: There are boat trips along the river that let you see the rainforest from a different angle and spot animals that might be hard to see on foot.
Kayaking: kayaking excursions on the river allow visitors to explore the rainforest at their own pace and enjoy the tranquility of the surroundings.
Community visits: visits to nearby indigenous communities, where visitors can learn about the local culture, history, and way of life.
Spa treatments: Spa treatments and massages help people relax and feel better by using ingredients and techniques from the area.
Stargazing: When the night sky is clear, people go on trips to look at the stars and learn about the constellations.
Types of Rooms
Bungalows: This room has a foyer with two sofa beds, a large bathroom with a shower, armchairs with footrests, a ceiling fan, WiFi internet, 110V power outlets, a private garden with an outdoor shower, 110V power outlets, and a veranda with a hammock. Four people can stay here. Guests can choose to have a double bed or two single beds in the master bedroom.
JR. Bungalows: One to three people can stay here. The jr. Bungalows build in the natural forest, where you can feel nature. This room has a private veranda with wooden benches and a large pivoting door that connects the outside and inside spaces. You can choose between three comfortable single beds or one king-size bed. There are also modern armchairs and chairs, a ceiling fan, big windows, and a natural ventilation system that lets the cool breeze from the forest come in. The large bathroom is split into three parts and has two showers, one outside in a lovely private garden.
Superior Rooms: These rooms have two comfortable beds, a large bathroom, a reading table, an extra outdoor shower, a ceiling fan, natural ventilation, and large windows. Each block has two rooms with a door on the opposite side.
Standard Beds: It is suitable for one to three people. They have two or three beds, a bathroom, a ceiling fan, and natural ventilation. Each block has four rooms that all have doors on opposite sides.
Queen Beds: As long as they are requested at the time of booking, queen beds can be given in the bungalows and superior rooms.
Special Facilities of Cristalino Lodge
Spa: A spa offering a range of treatments, massages, and wellness services using locally sourced ingredients and techniques.
Pool: A swimming pool for guests to relax and cool off.
WiFi: WiFi is available in public areas, so guests can stay in touch with friends and family.
Bar: A bar that serves drinks like local beers and tropical cocktails.
Lounge: A lounge area with comfortable chairs and a fireplace where guests can hang out and talk.
Library: A library with board games, other activities, and books and magazines about the rainforest and its animals.
Transportation: There is transportation to and from the nearest airport and to and from activities and trips.
Food and Drink
Restaurant: A restaurant that serves various local and international dishes made with fresh ingredients from the area.
Breakfast: A daily breakfast buffet with a variety of options to start the day, including fresh fruit, pastries, and hot dishes.
Lunch: People exploring the rainforest during the day can choose from a lunch menu with light and healthy options.
Dinner: A dinner menu offers more substantial and flavorful options for the evening, including local specialties and international dishes.
Snacks: A selection of snacks and refreshments available throughout the day.
Bar: A bar with a variety of drinks, from local beers to tropical cocktails, as well as light snacks and appetizers.
Special diets: Accommodation for guests with special dietary requirements, such as vegetarian or gluten-free diets, upon request.
Getting There and Transportation
Flight: A flight to the nearest airport, with connecting ground transportation to the Cristalino Lodge.
Private transfer: The lodge or a travel agent will set up a private ride from the airport to the lodge.
Boat transfer: A boat ride along the Cristalino River from a nearby town or city to the Cristalino Lodge.
Local transportation: Local transportation to and from activities and excursions, such as nature walks, wildlife viewing, and community visits.
Guided tours: Guided tours with a local expert who can tell you more about the rainforest and the animals that live there.
Rentals: People who want to explore the area independently can rent kayaks, bikes, or other gear.
Contact: +55 11 3071-0104
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