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Island Home in Bocas Del Toro Panama, 100 Yards to Beach

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Last updated: 08/23/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Bocas del Toro house description

Beautiful island home on Isla Colon in Bocas Del Toro. The ocean and a swimming beach are only 1 block from the house. In fact, you can see the water from the deck! Night life and restaurants in town are only 2 miles away. The surfing beach is only a 10 minute bike ride from the house. The jungle is in the backyard and howler monkeys may wake you up in the morning. They live in the jungle in back of the house!

Also, the caretaker lives directly next door and he can help with anything you need including scheduling excursions and setting up boat rides. We are fully equipped with wireless internet and The house has a washer and dryer, which is always great when on vacation!

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

              • Small bedroom: 1 bunk bed

                Small bedroom with bunk beds ...moreless

              • Master Bedroom: 1 queen, 1 bunk bed

                ...moreless

              • Queen size Bed (1) Master bedroom, Small bedroom with twin bunk beds.

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Dining Area Seats:

                0...moreless

              • Coffee Maker
              • Toaster
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Stove
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Refrigerator
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items

              Amenities

              • Covered Parking
              • Washing Machine
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Parking Off Street
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Air Conditioning
              • Living Room
              • Towels Provided
              • Parking
              • Linens Provided

              Other Amenities

                  • The house comes with a washer and dryer which is always nice when on vacation. Also, we have 2 bikes which can be rented daily!...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Television
                  • Video Library
                  • Stereo
                  • DVD Player
                  • Games

                  Communications

                  • Mobile Phone:

                    Cell phone provided at the house, you just need to buy minutes for it at any local store. Javier will add the minutes and you can use it to call for cabs, pizza or anything else!...moreless

                  • Telephone

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Very large deck with furniture, BBQ, and picnic table...moreless

                  • Wood Deck
                  • Outdoor Grill Gas
                  • Porch / Veranda
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Balcony

                  Theme

                  • Family
                  • Away From It All
                  • Adventure
                  • Romantic

                  Location & View

                  • Ocean View
                  • Water View
                  • Beach View

                  Activities

                  • Restaurants
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Sailing
                  • Groceries
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Hiking
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Fishing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Caves
                  • Churches
                  • Marina
                  • Rain Forests
                  • Reefs
                  • Shelling
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Boating
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Photography
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Walking
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Cycling
                   

                  Reviews

                  Write a review 4.6
                  from 40 traveler reviews
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                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $150
                  $890 $2,132
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Taxes Not included

                  Notes:

                  We have 2 pedal bikes which can be rented on a daily basis. It's a great way to get around the island!


                  Cancellation policy:

                  Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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                  Last updated: 08/23/2014
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                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
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                  Location

                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Bocas Del Toro
                  3 Miles
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Almirante
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Drago
                  0.04 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Bluff Beach
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  The Riptide
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Playa Tortuga Hotel

                  Car: Not Necessary

                  The house is across the street from the beach and ocean, which is a great swimming beach with exclusive beach lot access. Great surfing is only a 5 minute bike ride away and it's only a 10 minute bike ride into town. In town, there are markets for food and beverages which can be enjoyed on the spacious deck!

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2006

                  About the owner: We live in the blustery cold state of Minnesota, USA and on vacation, we absolutely fell in love with Bocas. Once there, we never wanted to leave! After we saw this house and the location, we saved up and made our dream purchase happen. We are most excited about having our children immersed in another culture while enjoying all there is to do in Bocas. We also can't wait for our friends and family to stay in the house and be woken up by howler monkeys! Nothing would make us happier than sharing this house and beautiful area with anyone who chooses to vacation here! We want everyone to love it as much as we do. We hope you will stay with us and enjoy your dream vacation!

                  Why the Owner Chose Bocas del Toro:
                  This house is in the perfect location on the island. It's across the street from the beach and only a bike ride away from great surfing and Bocas town. As for the property, it has a beautiful deck, beautiful scenery and amazing wildlife and vegetation. Also, it's an extremely safe area, as is the entire island. Also, we have wireless internet and 2 pedal bikes available for rent!

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  We have a caretaker Javier, who lives next door. He can set up fishing trips, cave tours, snorkeling, whatever you wish to do! Staying with us, you get to enjoy the large, open deck. You also the sites and sounds of monkeys and birds in the jungle in the backyard. This house is in the best location on the island, near the beach and surf spots yet it is close enough to town but far enough to be quiet and private.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

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                  Photos

                  • Large deck for relaxing

                    Large deck for relaxing

                  • Small Bedroom with Bunk Beds

                    Small Bedroom with Bunk Beds

                  • Front of the House with Deck

                    Front of the House with Deck

                  • Ocean and Beach View from Deck

                    Ocean and Beach View from Deck

                  • Home's Beach Lot

                    Home's Beach Lot

                  • Beach Across the Street

                    Beach Across the Street

                  • Nearby Surf Beach

                    Nearby Surf Beach

                  • Star Fish Beach

                    Star Fish Beach

                  • Small Bedroom Next to Master

                    Small Bedroom Next to Master

                  • Side View of House

                    Side View of House

                  • Home's Beach Lot Acess

                    Home's Beach Lot Acess

                  • View of Beach Lot from Water

                    View of Beach Lot from Water

                  • Rentable House Bikes

                    Rentable House Bikes

                  • Nearby Star Fish Beach

                    Nearby Star Fish Beach

                  VRBO #162165

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                  This listing was first published here in 2008.

                  Date last modified - Monday, September 01, 2014

                  $150 per night (USD)
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                  2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 4

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                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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