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Permaculture Living ~ Private Cabana El Colibri

SuperhostVilcabamba, Loja, Ecuador
Private room in farm stay hosted by Suzanne & Phil
2 guests1 bedroom2 beds1 shared bath
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Nestled among the banana trees, and surrounded by permaculture gardens, this sweet little cabin suits 1 or 2 people. In this perfect tropical climate, you can enjoy the feeling of living in nature with the shared open air kitchen, inspiring mountain vistas and winding garden pathways that lead to the separate bathhouse, and toilet facilities. All of the structures are built with sustainability in mind, using non toxic, eco-friendly materials and permaculture principles.

The space
The cabin has 2 single beds which can be joined with a mattress pad to create a California King for couples. There is a wardrobe, desk, small outside deck, and private covered hammock spot for afternoon siestas. The shared open air kitchen is well stocked with stainless steel pots, blender, toaster oven, 4 burner stove and a small fridge. The bathouse is also shared, and has 24 hr. hot water. The toilet is a rainwater flush bioremediation design and is in a separate structure. High Speed internet with fiber optic cable, and WIFI is included. We can also accommodate people who have EMF sensitivites, please send us a msg. regarding your needs.

Guest access
Guests are welcome to enjoy the beauty of nature and are free to explore the 1 hectare permaculture landscape and will have full use of the fully equipped open air kitchen, terrace, bath-house with 24 hr hot water, and a clothes hand-washing and clothesline setup. The kitchen is shared with guests staying in one other rental space, Él Águila.

Other things to note
Él Colibrí is our most economical vacation rental space, with shared bathroom and kitchen, and a simple and rustic feel. Please see our Sol-Tierra or El Aguila listing if you prefer a greater degree of privacy and comfort.
We have excellent tap water for bathing and drinking here in the San José barrio of Vilcabamba, we are supplied by a community owned water system cooperative, who access water from a pristine source and which is then treated in a silica sand filtration facility.
All of our wastewater is treated using sustainable bioremediation systems. Please bring river-friendly soaps and shampoos.
Our linens and towels are washed using laundry soap we make ourselves from soapnuts harvested on the property blended with a locally made coconut oil based castille soap.
Nestled among the banana trees, and surrounded by permaculture gardens, this sweet little cabin suits 1 or 2 people. In this perfect tropical climate, you can enjoy the feeling of living in nature with the shared open air kitchen, inspiring mountain vistas and winding garden pathways that lead to the separate bathhouse, and toilet facilities. All of the structures are built with sustainability in mind, using non to…

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
2 single beds

Amenities

First aid kit
Essentials
Wifi
Private entrance
Laptop-friendly workspace
Lock on bedroom door
Kitchen
Free parking on premises
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
Unavailable: Smoke alarm

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Vilcabamba, Loja, Ecuador

We are in the rural neighborhood of Barrio San José. Our property is about 3 acres, bordered by a small stream. We have breathtaking mountain vistas, and the beauty of our gardens and a growing permaculture food forest surrounding the facility.

Hosted by Suzanne & Phil

Joined in October 2013
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We are impassioned permaculture gardeners, exploring the art of wholesome and deliberate living. Our center is a consciously designed model for eco-living, using solar energy to supply our power needs, gravity fed pristine mountain water, and abundant organic food from our orchards and gardens. We are musicians who love ethnic and sacred music forms, and artisans who love to merge art with function and to reveal the depth of beauty intrinsic to natural materials. Our offerings at Cancion del Corazón Eternaculture Centre focus on retreats and seminars that inspire the evolution of human consciousness both individually and collectively.
We are impassioned permaculture gardeners, exploring the art of wholesome and deliberate living. Our center is a consciously designed model for eco-living, using solar energy to su…
During your stay
With each booking, we offer an inspiring educational tour of the permaculture landscape, sharing our knowledge and passion for regenerative habitat. We take time to ensure that our guests are well oriented with getting to and from town, and support them to find what they need, in terms of shopping, restaurants, and/or tours. We also offer private yoga classes, wholistic cuisine workshops, sound healing sessions, and meal service, inquire for more details.
With each booking, we offer an inspiring educational tour of the permaculture landscape, sharing our knowledge and passion for regenerative habitat. We take time to ensure that ou…
Suzanne & Phil is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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House rules
Check-in: Flexible
Checkout: 11:00 AM
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

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