Sustaining and Exceptional Place

Lapa Rios Lodge is a founding member of the National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World.

The founding collection features only 24 properties across six continents and includes lodges in South Africa, Peru, Canada, Tanzania, Chile, Bhutan, Malaysian Borneo, Morocco, Greece, the USA, and Australia.

The National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World are more than a selection of extraordinary hotels. They are a collection of rare experiences. The lodges invite guests to discover some of the planet’s most treasured places, while helping to protect those places for generations to come. Handpicked by National Geographic, Lapa Rios embodies the very same values that they hold close: authenticity, enrichment, and a dedication to preserving our planet’s diversity.

Maintaining a strong commitment towards responsible practices and protecting natural and cultural heritage, Lapa Rios is considered a pioneer in sustainable luxury lodges.

A Lodge That Inspires

“It would be hard to find a more authentic rainforest experience than this.”

– National Geographic

Questions About How We Became A Founding Member?