Sazagua is a Boutique Hotel located just 15 minutes from Matecaña International Airport, in Pereira Colombia, in the middle of the Coffee Triangle. They are dedicated to creating memorable experiences for their customers, offering services such as accommodation, gastronomy, spa, wet areas, and private, exclusive tourist experiences both within and outside the hotel, tailoring the experiences to their clients.
In their restaurant, they strive to offer the perfect combination of innovative, gourmet cuisine and familiar, comforting dishes to make your stay truly unforgettable.
They also have a spa, which draws inspiration from the Quimbaya worldview and coffee traditions. They have designed signature experiences that are delivered through rituals and therapies aimed at detoxifying the mind, balancing emotions, and relaxing the body. The goal is to create an immersive experience that is deeply rooted in the cultural and natural heritage of this unique region.
The property is designed to take full advantage of the natural surroundings, providing privacy, spaciousness, and deep rest after a long day of exploration. They offer 19 fully equipped rooms with comfortable amenities, including
All room types include Wifi, Air conditioning, Minibar, Cable TV Safe deposit box, Rest area
On the property they offer experiences such as:
Tropical fruit tasting
Colombia is privileged to have a large amount of fruits due to its geographical diversity. Explore the sweet, the sour and the
bitter from them and awaken your senses with the color, smell and taste of these natural delicacies. An experience where you can discover what is under the skin of each fruit and how the Colombian interacts with them daily through juices, desserts, ice cream, sweets and more. A gastronomic tour full of all the flavor
of the land.
Colombian cooking class
Based on the local culture and its traditions, you will be
guided step by step by their chef, until completing a dish
typical of the region. Once finished, you can eat the dish that you cooked yourself accompanied by house dessert and glass of wine.
They will give you the recipe and a clay pot made by local artisans
so you can prepare their cuisine anywhere in the world.
BBQ in the garden
“Fire is life” say the Quimbayas. For them, the Fire-Moon association grants Sinifaná, the Moon goddess, a
mythical power. Therefore, the barbecue night pays tribute
to this civilization originating from the region. Accompanied by the bonfire and a serenade from a Colombian music trio, their chef prepares a typical barbecue of local gastronomy that you can taste with a glass of wine.
Rum tasting from the Colombian regions
Designed to build awareness around rum and cane sugar, they have the 4-course tasting, with 4 local rumsand 1 international, combined with a special pairing.
In the surrounding area, they can take you beyond the tourist trail, always visiting private and real spots rich cultural places to live a real Colombian experience and immersing in a destination’s culture. They are committed to promoting responsible tourism, working hand in hand with peasant families, together with them maximizing the positive impact on communities and protecting their heritage, which has been honored by UNESCO.
Authentic peasant coffee
In the middle of the coffee cultural landscape on a completely
private and exclusive tour, you will live a typical day with a local family, accompanied by stories, cuisine and lots of coffee.
You will enjoy the coffee tour at the Finca, typical lunch, coffee tasting, typical refreshing drink, hydration on the farm and typical snack of the region.
Cocora Valley, picnic and Salento
Start the day with a walk in the Cocora valley where you will be in a foggy forest in amidst wax palms, the iconic tree of Colombia, which can measure up to 55 meters in height. Learn how and why this is a unique ecosystem in the world. Relax at a private estate, the most beautiful in the region, where you can enjoy a delicious picnic prepared by their chef, preserving the traditions of the trout dish, served and smoked by them. End the afternoon visiting the emblematic town of Salento and tasting a special coffee from Jesús Martin.
Horseback riding and picnic
Near Sazagua you can find one of the most beautiful views at an
impressive part of the Risaralda valley, while you go riding on the back of one of the horses of the Santa hacienda Mónica, known for the good treatment they give to their animals. In the middle of the ride you can enjoy a gourmet picnic under one of the oldest ceiba trees on the hacienda. Choose whether to accompany the picnic with wine or beer.
Boating on the Cauca River
A private boat ride in the Cauca Valley for a whole day day, along one of the most important rivers in the country, while enjoying a gastronomic experience. They will prepare a delicious Paella or a Live Roast and you can enjoy this wonderful landscape accompanied by a bottle of wine.
Flight over the Risaralda and Cauca Valleys
Experience the adventure of flying over the valleys of Risaralda and Cauca in an ultra-light 2-engine plane or by helicopter.
You can fly and land in very beautiful private places to have breakfast or have a coffee. You can explore hidden towns like Sparta and the river Cañaveral or venture into the sacred mountains of the western mountain range. Experience the unique view of the Risaralda River. Discover other fascinating places such as Viterbo, Belalcázar, the Sacred Forest or the spectacular Miravalles view. Many experiences are available from 20 minutes to 60 minute flight. A true, unique and different way to appreciate the beautiful views of Colombia.