about us

La Casa del Suizo is a tranquil Amazonian refuge located on the shore ofEcuador’s majestic Napo River and a stone’s throw away from the easternslopes of the Andes Mountains. Perched comfortably above the riverbank andthe small Quechua Indian village of Ahuano, La Casa del Suizo overlooks vastexpanses of the surrounding tropical rainforest environment. It is also possible toreach La Casa del Suizo over land, along a scenic stretchof road, which takes us out of the majestic Andes highlands, and down intothejungle. During this aprox. 3 hours 45 minutestrip. There are severalopportunities to stop for photographs, overlooking lush green valleys andsparkling waterfalls.Be it by land, our destination is Punta Ahuano, tiny port towns on the Northbank of the Napo River where canoes await fora 20-minute ride downstream toLa Casa del Suizo.


Our 75 modern rooms provide full electricity, hot water and ceiling fans to make your stay with us more comfortable. Each room has its own terrace as well, with an exquisite view that may be peacefully absorbed from a comfortable hammock. With a magnificent panorama of the Napo River, our guests may also enjoy our swimming pool, outdoor dining area and pool bar, which offer an array of delicious tropical drinks. The hotel’s dining rooms offer a wide variety of both Ecuadorian and international dishes, and our buffets cater to vegetarians.  

For larger groups, La Casa del Suizo now has a brand new, fully equipped air-conditioned convention center.


Wonderful wildlife

Adventure of the jungle, comforts of home

Fun activities for all

Discover Amazing Creatures

Community encounters

Enthusiastic and experienced team


All excursions at La Casa del Suizo will be led by a Speaking Spanish native guide with expert knowledge of the rainforest’s medicinal, and other useful plants.

A typical day begins after an early breakfast, and there are a variety of trails and activities to choose from:

            • Misicocha 

            • Cosano / AmaZoonico 

            • Chicha, blowgun “cerbatana”, ceramics, and wooden crafts.

            • Isla

            • Amazoonico

            • The butterfly farm

jungle trips CASA DEL SUIZO

Trek, paddle and swing through the lush, primary rainforest which surrounds La Casa del Suizo, led by our native guides who possess vast knowledge of the diverse local fauna and flora.



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