Berg en Dal River Resort
Located amidst breathtaking tropical rainforest on the banks of the Suriname River, at approximately 85 km from Suriname's capital city of Paramaribo, lies the BERGENDAL Eco & Cultural River Resort. Accessible by road and river within one and a half hour and set within a total area of 2400 hectare, the new Resort with its adjacent BERGENDAL Heritage Village and Adventure Centre, encompass a spectacular nature rich playground offering visitors numerous educational and adventure packed activities.
With the long involved history of the previous Berg en Dal plantation, its wealth of intriguing stories, legends and myths, the close proximity to the Brownsberg Nature Park and many other key tourist attractions in the area, our Resort is destined to become the exotic new alternative destination and the best quality eco-cultural resort in the region.
Comfortable accommodation, first rate amenities and our exuisite restaurant, tastefully blend in with the natural surroundings of the tropical rainforest and amazing river view, providing guests with ample opportunity to relax and connect with the essence of nature. As a resort focused on eco-cultural activities, we take our responsibility with regards to conservation and sustainable development of the valuable ecological resources and exotic biodiversity in and around our resort, very seriously. Local communities with their unique cultural heritage, proud traditions and intriguing folk legends, are actively involved in every aspect of our resort and contribute greatly to the charm and hospitality of BERGENDAL.
Guests at the BERGENDAL Eco & Cultural River Resort will be delighted by the unique blend of adventure, nature, culture, history, education and entertainment which make this resort a one of a kind, unforgettable vacation destination. So whether it’s adventure you’re looking for in your next Eco tourism experience, or simply peace and tranquility in a comfortable nature rich destination, the BERGENDAL Eco & Cultural River Resort is the perfect choice for a unique Amazonian Caribbean experience.
The BERGENDAL Eco & Cultural River Resort offers a memorable stay to every guest, with 45 authentic yet stylish lodges in which to relax in exceptional comfort after a day of enjoying all that BERGENDAL has to offer.
Why you should sleep here:
- A beautiful view
- Rediscover yourself in the nature
- The adventure of the Jungle and the luxury of the resort
- Excellent facilities and care
Type A and C
Our riverfront view lodges are located right on the banks of the Suriname River, at only a small distance from the waters edge. With the numerous large windows and spacious open balcony, guests can continue their enjoyment of the spectacular natural surroundings, straight from the privacy and comfort of their own lodge.
Type B and C
Our forest view Lodges are beautifully set within the natural forest at the resort. Braced on tall wooden pillars, these lodges are built high up against the slope of a hill. Because of their elevated position, these lodges have striking outward appeal and a true tropical rain forest ambiance. Guests staying in these lodges have balconies surrounded by lush tropical vegetation and a bird’s eye view of the natural scenery.
Type A and B
The panorama view lodges are positioned last along the path of lodges. Positioned at the top of the hill these lodges have the privileged advantage of views to multiple locations in the resort. The natural landscape of the rain forest dominate one side of the lodge’s view, while from the other side, guests can enjoy a panoramic view down into the resort and of the river beyond.
The BERGENDAL Heritage Village and Adventure Centre is located right alongside the BERGENDAL Eco &Cultural River Resort and offers numerous exiting and interactive activities to visitors of all ages. Accessible to local and international day trippers and guest residents of the resort, this unique new tourist attraction, the first of its kind in Suriname, provides thrilling adventures and entertainment within the meaningful context of conservation and preservation education.
The BERGENDAL Adventure Centre is the ideal location for travellers in search of a fun-filled, physically active one day excursion in awe inspiring nature rich surroundings. From adrenaline raising activities such as the exiting Canopy Zip lines and interesting hikes to kayak excursions, the BERGENDAL Adventure Centre is a guaranteed unforgettable experience for visitors young and old.
Whether you want to experience the thrill of an Adventurous activity or organise a group day out, the Adventure centre is the place for you. Choose from our different activities and stand by for much more to come.
Why you should do this:
- Spectacular views
- In the middle of the jungle of Suriname
- One with nature
- Nice to tell home!
This tour gives you the opportunity to walk in the middle of the rainforest and the only way to get here is on the Suriname River. You will be taken by boat to the other side of the river, where you will spend approximately one and a half hours in the middle of the forest walking, experiencing and enjoying. These guides will point out the road certainly interesting flora and fauna.
In this walk of a half hour you walk along with the mountain guide in order to learn more of the area and its history. Let the atmosphere of the old Bergendal plantation and natural history of the area capture your imagination and drag you back in time. Remember especially to enjoy the beautiful surroundings and its views.
Canopy Zip Line
The 'canopy' is the highest part ie the canopy of the forest. While floating on a cable car system exalted cables and platforms, tear through the treetops and make you feel like the king or queen of the jungle. Swing from tree to tree and enjoy the feeling of freedom and a view like no other. BERGENDAL brings this unique adventure for you to live in an experience of one to one and a half hours…
Sail for half hours in a kayak on the impressive Suriname river, listening to the sounds of the jungle, watch out for wildlife and navigate through the wilderness around. Kayaking has never been so adventurous and attractive. You will use modern, high-quality equipment and can completely rely on the safe guidance of our adventure specialists.
The children also have the opportunity to tear through the treetops, and feel as the king or queen of the jungle. Especially for children there is a tour of 30 minutes created by Adventure Centre, where they can swing. Using cables of about 2 meters from the ground and several rope bridges on the trail Here the children can let their parents see how well they do it, because parents can walk…
Boat trip by night
During a night cruise of one and a half hours on the Suriname River you can enjoy nature at its best! Besides the magical experience with a combination of the rainforest and the beautiful starry it will also be an adventurous experience. Our guides know where the kaymannen and will take you there so you can spot them!
All of the facilities are beautifully located within natural and carefully landscaped tropical grounds and tastefully decorated to maximize your enjoyment of this unique Amazonian Caribbean adventure which you are about to embark upon. In combination with quality service and friendly well trained personnel your stay at the Bergendal resort will become an unforgettable experience.
From the spacious and welcoming open lobby to the tropical atmosphere of our cosy restaurant, the exceptional bar, impressive infinity edged pool and relaxing Chill-out Lounge, each of our facilities represents a special, unforgettable experience of immeasurable worth to your total BERGENDAL adventure.