Boasting a spectacular view of Gocta waterfalls, one of the highest in the world, Gocta Andes Lodge offers comfortable lodgings in the heart of the Chachapoyas region.

Located on the edge of the Cocachimba village, Gocta Andes Lodge offers 16 rooms and two suites. They are all simple but spacious with en-suite bathrooms and amenities like hairdryers and safety deposit boxes. Each room features either a terrace or balcony and all are orientated towards the waterfalls, the perfect view to enjoy while relaxing.

Poolside view of Gocta waterfalls

Set in gardens with roaming llamas, the property offers an outdoor swimming pool and deck that face the waterfalls. This is the perfect spot to relax and recover from you excursions that day – whether you’ve hiked to Gocta waterfall, or explored the other highlights of the region, such as the impressive fortified citadel Kuelap, built by the pre-Inca Chacapyas civilization.

Appetising Peruvian Classics at Gocta Andes Lodge

With all that hiking, you’re bound to have worked up an appetite. The onsite restaurant has both indoor and outdoor terrace seating, and serves Peruvian classics using fresh, local ingredients.

Hike to Gocta Waterfalls directly from Gocta Andes Lodge

The hotel’s location makes it the perfect base for hikes to Gocta waterfalls – you can set off straight from the hotel for the two hour trek through the cloud forest. Located in the Chachapoyas area of Peru’s northern Amazonas region, the area is known for its dense cloud forest and is one of the most bio-diverse places on the planet. If you enjoy hiking and exploring, there are several other interesting hikes in the area, including to nearby Yumbilla waterfall.

If you’re interested in staying at Gocta Andes Lodge and exploring the region, check out our 5-day Peru’s Best Kept Secret itinerary. More more information and to discuss a trip to Peru, contact us or email