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Beautiful' Green'Beachfront Home Secluded Paradise

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Last updated: 08/17/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Boca del Drago house description


This pristine, 3000 sq. ft., 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom house is the perfect place to take your next vacation. The Mediterranean home has a master bedroom with king sized bed and private bathroom, and a second bedroom with two double beds. The house sleeps six comfortably and features a covered porch that extends around the entire house. The front porch is home to a beautiful and large wood table (seats 10), hammocks and other comfortable seating options. It’s the perfect place to sit back and relax to enjoy the view, play games, read a book, and have big dinners.

The house is located on property in Boca del Drago, 45 minutes out of the town of Bocas del Toro on Isla Colon in Panama. The house looks over 600 feet of very private beachfront and a direct view of Isla Pajaro or “Bird Island” (a bird sanctuary with Booby nesting grounds and Tropix birds). The beach is completely private and is great for laying out, swimming and snorkeling.(seasonal) There are a few hammocks by the beach for optimal relaxation. The rest of the property is on 7 hectares of beautiful land, covered with native flowers and fruit trees.

Beyond the beautiful view and great beach – there is much to do and see in this private location. Howler monkeys, sloths, parrots, and hummingbirds are among the animals that live and play near the house. Additionally, the surrounding area provides ample opportunity for great jungle hikes, long beach walks (where you will see starfish), kayaking, snorkeling, bird-watching and horse back riding. The best seafood restaurant on Bocas del Toro is only a 10 minute drive away – or if you are feeling adventurous – a 40+ minute walk away.

It the perfect spot for those looking for rest and relaxation, nature and solitude, and/or a private vacation with family and/or friends.
Because it is about 45 minutes away from Bocas town – this home is probably not the best vacation spot for those looking to be entertained by the Bocas nightlife. Additionally, the house is entirely “green.” It uses sun and rain for energy and water and we may only ask you to use electricity responsibly when energy is low. We usually do not use blow dryers, curling irons or anything with a heating coil, as they use large amounts of energy.
As a side note: We are happy to have watched over 100 Baby Turtles hatch at our beach November and December of 2009 and again in August of 2010 and four more nests in 2011. At the larger Playa Largarto Beach we were able to watch Leatherbacks laying eggs and later Baby turtles hatching. Ask us for pictures!

Side notes:
(1) The owner and two friendly dogs live on the premises, in the Studio apartment above the house ( separate units, same house) The dogs do like to visit with our guests. We are here to assist you.
We have some very spotty internet service available now upstairs.
You can also enjoy a deep tissue or relaxation massage, myofacial releases, right here at the house at only $50 per hour.
50% down is required to secure your reservation 50% at your arrival, as well as a $200 security deposit and $50 Cleaning Fee
Contact: By phone, (see number listed below) or via internet

Keywords: Slightly remote, very private, great beaches.

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Nude Beach
          • Alternative Lifestyle
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome
          • Wheelchair Accessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 double


          • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 child bed


          • King size beds (1) Master bedroom, Baby Cribs (2) 2 CRIBS

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Cooking Utensils
          • Kitchen
          • Seating for 6 people


          • Washing Machine:

            Shared with Owner, please buy your own laundry soap...moreless

          • Linens Provided:

            Initial set up,one change provided...moreless

          • Towels Provided:

            Please bring your own beach towel...moreless

          • Babysitter


          • Video Library:

            About 80 DVDs to Select from, bring your own DVD Player...moreless

          • Books


          • Telephone:

            We are happy to let you use for the fee...moreless

          Outdoor Features

          • Deck / Patio:

            10 ft x 50 ft front, 4 x 60 ft side and 8 x 50 ft back covered porch...moreless

          • Boat:

            We can arrange boat/snorkeling tours for you...moreless

          • Outdoor Grill


          • Away From It All
          • Family
          • Romantic

          Location & View

          • Beachfront:

            Very Private, Two Sandy Beaches, Great Snorkeling in Calm Seas(Dry Season) 200 ft from House on Private Property...moreless


          • Botanical Garden
          • Snorkeling/Diving
          • Fishing
          • Cycling
          • Surfing
          • Swimming
          • Medical Services
          • Massage Therapist
          • Groceries
          • ATM/Bank
          • Horseback Riding
          • Walking
          • Wildlife Viewing
          • Boating
          • Bird Watching
          • Beachcombing
          • Sight Seeing
          • Restaurants
          • Kayaking
          • Hiking


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          from 41 traveler reviews
          Rental basis: Per property
          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
          May 1 - Nov 30, 2014
          3 night min stay

          Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

          Christmas Holidays
          Dec 12 - Feb 2, 2015
          3 night min stay

          Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

          My Standard Rate
          3 night min stay

          Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

          Additional information about rental rates


          • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
          • cleaning fee $50
          • Taxes Not included

          Cancellation policy:

          Policy available by contacting owner when booking.

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          Last updated: 08/17/2014
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          15 Miles
          Nearest Airport
          Bocas del Toro
          3 Miles
          Nearest Barpub
          Bocas del Drago Restaurant Jarisnori
          3 Miles
          Nearest Restaurant

          We are on the North/West end of Isla Colon. It is a very private setting with Nature all around


          Owner info

          The Unique Benefits at this House:
          Very quiet and secluded Beachfront Property with lots of room to roam in our Tropical garden. Fresh water lagoon on Playa Largarto a 15 min walk. Turtles nest on our beach..Great for Bird watchers, we have many species right here in the neighborhood,( Oropendulars Parrots Bird of Prey, Hummingbirds,Tananger, Grass -quit and many many more, Sloth Howler Monkeys and White Face Monkeys freoently hang out around the house. .See us on Facebook Casa Manana Bocas del Toro

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          Speaks: english



          • Side Porch

            Side Porch

          • Kitchen


          • Master Bedroom

            Master Bedroom

          • Mater Bedroom Bath

            Mater Bedroom Bath

          • Second Bathroom

            Second Bathroom

          • Bird Island view from the front porch

            Bird Island view from the front porch

          • Beach with view of Bird Island

            Beach with view of Bird Island

          • Sunset at the beach

            Sunset at the beach

          • Two toed Sloth

            Two toed Sloth

          • House on the beach, view from the sea

            House on the beach, view from the sea

          • Living


          • Master Bedroom

            Master Bedroom

          • Second Bedroom

            Second Bedroom

          • Relax on the Beach

            Relax on the Beach

          • Boys at play on our beach

            Boys at play on our beach

          • Bird Island up close

            Bird Island up close

          • Sunrise


          • Garden


          • Turtles hatching 2012

            Turtles hatching 2012

          VRBO #193291

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          This listing was first published here in 2008.

          Date last modified - Monday, July 21, 2014

          $120 - $160 per night (USD)

          2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
          Sleeps 6

          View calendar: Updated 08/17/14
          Minimum stay: 3 nights
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