Small handbuilt kitchenLake views from upstairs bedroom
Unique lakeside cottage with dock
Unique lakeside cottage with dock

Entire home/flat

2 guests

1 bedroom

2 Beds

Entire home/flat

2 guests

1 bedroom

2 Beds

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About this listing

Two hours away from the city of Tarapoto this wooden cottage with outside decks and balconies sits right beside Laguna Azul, a beautiful and mysterious jungle lagoon. It is surrounded by cacau and other fruit trees in a private garden. Use of canoe

The space
Accommodates: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 2
Room type: Entire home/flat


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The space

A private getaway space for two or three in the heart of Sauce located with many trees around the house. The small kitchen is fully equipped and the shower has hot water. Balconies and hammocks for relaxing. A traditional wooden canoe for exploring the lake is included.

Guest access

Full access to this lakeside properiy which measures 20 x 50 meters (60ft x 150ft approx).
Use of dock.

Interaction with guests

I live one block away and usually am available to assist guests in any way necessary.

The neighbourhood

Sauce is a unique destination. Some things to do in the area include, birdwatching, horseback riding, trips to waterfalls, hiking, boating, swimming, relaxing in a medicinal mud spa, 4-wheel motorbiking. A large swimming pool is located one block away in the Laguna Azul hotel, cost 5 soles. There are several restaurants withing easy walking distance.

Getting around

Parking is available at the property.
Public and private taxis operate daily from Tarapoto to Sauce. Cost 15 soles. About 1 1/2 hours which includes crossing the river Huallaga by ferry.

Other things to note

Use of traditional dugout canoe is included in rental price
Sailboat rides available aboard the 10 meter (33ft) catamaran 'Estrella del Lago', cost is 60 soles per hour for 1 -4 persons, additional persons 10 soles per hour per person. This is the only sailing yacht in the Amazon basin that we know of and is especially good for bird watchers.

House Rules

Please treat this beautiful wooden handbuilt cottage with respect.
Please smoke outside on the balconies and deck.



Cancel up to 24 hours before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.

1 night minimum stay

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1 Review

Zaira User Profile
April 2016
Gracias a Martin y Lurdes por dejarnos quedar en su maravillosa casita a pie de lago. El lugar es muy hermoso, relajante, acogedor, tiene todo lo necesario para pasar unos dias tranquilos y sentirse como en casa. La casita está totalmente integrada en la naturaleza, hecha por su dueño Martin, un genio!! No le falta de nada y todo esta impecable, nos sentimos como en casa. Cabe destacar que tiene un muelle propio donde puedes sentarte a mirar las estrellas de noche y remojarse los pies de dia. Además Martin tiene el mejor velero de la laguna! La verdad es que nos trataron como de la familia, ayudándonos en todo. Es sin duda el mejor lugar para quedarse en Sauce!

Sauce, Peru · Joined in February 2016
Martin User Profile

With my wife Lourdes we have a Waldorf educational outreach program in the lakeside community of Sauce, Peru. We host volunteers from many different countries.
I was born in the UK and lived 30 years in the USA before relocating to Peru in 2006.
I offer sailboat rides on Laguna Azul aboard the 10 meter (33ft) catamaran 'Estrella del Lago'