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Riverside apartment 2@Boulevard 251
Riverside apartment 2@Boulevard 251

2 guests

1 room

1 bed

1 bath

2 guests

1 room

1 bed

1 bath

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About this listing

Front line riverside apartment, elegantly designed with a contemporary style with panoramic glass front for sweeping uninterrupted views of the river and an abundance of light. Located on the Boulevard, close to restaurants, bars, shops & main plaza.



The space

Brand new elegant, clean and comfortable self contained en suite apartment with kitchen, hot shower and excellent amenities. Finished and furnished to a high standard. There is a communal guests lounge, a roof terrace/BBQ area (both with spectacular river views) and a garden in which iguanas and other wildlife have chosen to make their natural habitat.

Guest access

Guests have access to the communal lounge, the roof terrace and the garden.

Interaction with guests

There will always be somebody around to help you. There is a local family who live on the complex as well as the British owner and his English speaking Peruvian partner.

Getting around

You can flag a moto taxi (rickshaw) down any where as there are hundreds. For 2 soles (0.60 US$) you can go any where in the centre and as far away as the airport for 10 soles (3.30 US$).
A car taxi will cost you 20 soles (6.60 US$) to the airport. There is a taxi office around the corner on the 1st block of Calle Pevas.
The local buses (collectivos) are 1 sol (0.30 US$) and can be flagged down on any corner on the bus routes.
To go North (Bella Vista Nanay) you can get on at the corner of block 3 of Calle Nauta/Calle Condomine next to the gas station.
To go South (outside the airport) you can get on at the corner of the start of block 5 of Calle Nauta/Calle Samanez Ocampo, outside the UNAP University.

House Rules

If you have booked as a single occupant please note that extra guests must be approved and a surcharge may apply.



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

5 nights minimum stay

Exact location information is provided after a booking is confirmed.

9 Reviews

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Steph User Profile
April 2017
Great flat with an amazing view. Private complex, very secure, in the main tourist area. Jim is an excellent host, always willing to help with any queries. Have stayed here twice now and will stay here again next time I am in Iquitos.

Anthony User Profile
January 2017
Location location location. This is a great place for a vacation! The view beats all of the other area motels. It is perfect for a quick stroll to get great food and drinksnor shopping. You wont regret a stay here!

Tom User Profile
October 2016
I came to Iquitos with a buddy of mine that visits there all the time. Each of us reserved an apartment at Boulevard 251 apartments. My friend had stayed there before but this was a first time for me. Wow, what a great place. A million dollar view of the river and jungle, a very comfortable bed, great bathroom with hot water shower and a small kitchen if I wanted to eat in. The location is great. Very close to the river walk area with craft and art vendors and many great places to eat. Everything we needed was within walking distance. We were on the go so much that I only met Jim once and he was very kind and sincere. If I ever go back to Iquitos I'm gonna stay at Jim's place again. I highly recommend it.

Seth User Profile
October 2016
Location, location, location! This apartment is absolutely one of the best locations you can get in Iquitos. Very safe area with a lot of tourist and police officers walking around. Along a strip with all of the best restaurants and close to the main Plaza De Armas. In the apartment you don't have to deal with looking at the city or it's noises as the apartment looks out towards the Amazon River. The AC works like a champ as well!

Ana Lucia User Profile
August 2016
Staying at Jim's was a very good idea. The flat was clean, beautiful and spacious. The view is incredible and has probably one of the best locations in Iquitos. Also Jim was a wonderful and attentive host from the beginning to the end of our time there.

Ben User Profile
July 2016
Jim is an extremely homely fellow, that works to accommodate everything his residents may want. Located at the end of the Malecon, you can not ask for a better place to rest your head at the end of a long day exploring Iquitos. The place is always kept very clean and orderly, and all the amenities are very up to date (whether it be the kitchen, the AC, or the TV). But by far nothing compares to waking up every morning to the sunrise over the river. If anything is going to convince you to stay in the room it is the morning and nightly views over the large wall made of windows. With a landlord constantly trying to improve this space for residents, I would highly suggest this place to anyone visiting Iquitos.

Jess User Profile
May 2016
This is a lovely apartment in the best location in Iquitos - super close to the restaurants/bars along the Malecon, and just a few minutes from the main plaza. The apartment is just as it looks in the photos, with an spectacular view. We had a few issues with internet and noise from the construction, but Jim was extremely responsive and helpful. Once the construction in the building is complete, this will be the perfect place to stay!

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Iquitos, Peru · Joined in August 2015
Jim User ProfileJim is a superhost.

After working in construction in England I travelled the world and became fascinated particularly with the jungle regions, I found myself in the jungle town of Iquitos in 1999. I broke my foot playing football with some friendly locals which put an end to my travels. I got involved in a local business and was able to buy a derelict property on the banks of the Amazon on which I created a small community, renting the individual apartments by word of mouth to fellow gringos working in and around Iquitos.
I have now built some high quality new apartments to cater for short term visitors.

Response rate: 100%
(past 90 days)
Response time: within a few hours