Manati Lodge is a fun, colourful and vibrant amazon jungle lodge near Manaus in the beautiful region of the Negro River in Brazil. Experience untouched nature and live in sustainable tranquility amongst chirping birds, billowing frogs and the soft winds of the Amazon Rainforest.

Decorated with indigenous art of native people and overflowing with local vegetation, we offer a serene setting with all the comforts you need to experience the incredible and exuberant Amazon.


Our Rooms

The lodge has 3 rooms that sleep up to five people in each. Each self contained room is furnished with air conditioning, a fan, private bathroom, double bed, two bunks and a single bed. Outside your door you can relax in the hammocks with a view to the stunning river and forest. The straw roof, totally covered with a mat of vines, keeps the temperature pleasant even during the hottest days.

Make sure you visit our gallery for more images of Manati Lodge, our experiences and our food.

71Our Kitchen

Serving up mouth watering regional dishes in a typical Amazon river house that has stood for many years, we know you will fall in love with the smells and tastes of Amazon food.

Let us prepare the traditional ‘Pirarucu’, a famous air breathing fish that reaches up to 2 metres in length, or try the tasty Tambaqui fish or the local favourite Caldeirada fish stew.

Experiences at Manati Lodge

Depending on the length your stay, our activities are varied to make the most of your time with us.

– Hiking in the jungle
– Piranha fishing
– Nocturnal sightseeing to see crocodiles 
– Reconnaissance tour by canoe
– Swimming with the Amazonian pink dolphins
– Visiting local communities
– Canoeing through rivers

Please view our packages for a full list of activities available.


Book Now


Getting to Manati Lodge – your amazon jungle lodge near manaus

As part of our packages we include all transport from Manaus to the lodge. The exciting journey covers 60km divided in to 1 hour by car and 1 hour by motorized canoe.