The retreat is specifically designed with the whitewater kayaker in mind, starting with the strategic Trancura riverside access. Each design offers guests functionality purposes with eco-artistic flow in the surrounding forest.

Communal Spaces to Relax


The architect designed quincho is the central warm space for story swapping and family style dinners that brings folks together.

Movie/Yoga Dome

This functional warm multi-use space offers class-room instructional space, movie or video review, yoga classes, and massage therapy.

Bath House, Hangout Deck, Equipment Room

The bathhouse offers a convenient changing room with deck to hangout and relax. Under the deck are secure kayaker lockers, behind the bath house is the secure equipment room.

Treehouse Showers

One of our most popular spaces are the outdoor showers positioned amongst the trees. Many guests claim, “it’s the best shower of my life.”

Riverside Kitchen & Fire Pit

We often have special asados (BBQs) and warm fires at our river kitchen. A covered deck with adjacent fire pit and seating makes for a super cool communal space to relax with friends by the river.

Lodging for all Comfort Levels

We offer several lodging options as part of your trip. From camping areas tucked into the trees to dorm rooms to private river suites with balcony views of the river.

River Suites

Geodesic domes offer a matrimonial bed or two singles facing French doors opening to your private river deck. Eco-friendly furnishings, ensuite bathroom, and private riverside access for river lovers. We recommend leaving the French doors open to the river breeze and sounds giving your best night of sleep. Did we mention no mosquitos? Click image to enlarge.


Retreat camping is for the economical trip guests offering access to all retreat trip comforts. A vibrant riverside forest provides a variety of camping spaces, access to treehouse showers, multiple private locking bathrooms, the movie and yoga dome, gear lockers, and all retreat amenities. Campers may bring their own camping equipment or rent from retreat. Click image to enlarge.

Hosteria Suite

En suite hosteria rooms with options of matrimonial or singles beds shared occupancy. Centrally, located to the retreat comforts each hosteria suite gives guests privacy and lodging comforts. A covered patio provides gear drying space for active kayakers and a floral garden. Picnic tables and relaxing areas just outside your door and steps away from the river. Click image to enlarge.

Treehouse Dorms

The treehouse dorms are surrounded by the native forest and offer an economical option to trip guests, and groups. Dorm rooms are shared lodging with multiple bunk beds, and bathrooms just feet away from your room. Dorm guests especially enjoy the outdoor treehouse showers with privacy. Click image to enlarge.