Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 950,000 listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Perfect for Families, Surfers and Nature-Lovers!!

You sent a message to this manager.

A peaceful setting snuggled between the jungle and the ocean. Perfect combo!

Calendar

Last updated: 07/07/2014
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Bocas del Toro house description

Casa de K Beach House is a bright, spacious, and airy 2000+ sq ft home built on a 1/2 acre. It is the perfect home for large or small groups (accommodates up to 10 people). On the main floor (2nd level) there is a Master Suite (with a/c, balcony access, ocean view and a private bathroom), a Junior Suite (with a/c, jungle views and a shared bathroom), and a loft (with two double beds and a shared bathroom). The ground floor (1st level) has two rooms each with a set of bunk beds and a bathroom. There is hot water available throughout the house. There is a large storage area for all your gear, as well as washer and dryer.

The house offers a relaxing living area with plenty of sitting room for all, as well as a large balcony with majestic ocean and island views. There is also a small balcony in the back to enjoy the alluring jungle scene. While sitting on the balconies, one can be serenaded by the ocean waves and jungle noises (birds, howler monkeys, tree frogs, etc). The balconies are perfect spots for enjoying the surrounding landscape filled with tropical foliage (plants, flowers and fruit trees) which draws a variety of tropical birds.

The house is located in a peaceful setting just outside of town, and is close enough to easily enjoy the local charm of Bocas Town. There are three full service restaurants close to the house, and many more just minutes away by taxi. It is a pleasant, culture immersing 45-60 minute walk to the center of Bocas Town.

This home offers a spacious, comfortable and relaxing location to hang out, but also provides a secure home base while you explore all the area has to offer - exploring Isla Colon and surrounding islands: hiking, swimming, boogie boarding, surfing, taking a catamaran tour, snorkeling/diving, sampling local cuisine, shopping, taking Spanish lessons, going on a tour of the Botanical Garden, viewing wildlife, fishing, horseback riding, looking for shells, etc.

Upon arrival in Bocas del Toro, property management staff can help arrange taxis for transportation and grocery shopping, as well as tours, and any other services you may be interested in.

This house is perfect for those who want to kick back and relax in a place where the untouched tropical rain forest meets the crystal blue waters of the Caribbean!

More photos on FACEBOOK -- Casa de K

Keywords: Beach Home

Property Type

  • 3 story
  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Limited Accessibility:

            There are no stairs required to reach the lower bunk rooms or bathroom; however, the kitchen and main house are up a flight of stairs....moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            Inside the home is child-friendly, but caution is recommended if you have infants or toddlers on the balconies....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            Please do not smoke in the house...moreless

          • Alternative Lifestyle
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

          • Master : 1 queen

            Has its own full bathroom and direct balcony access...moreless

          • Main Floor : 1 queen

            Has a large built-in closet ...moreless

          • Bunk Room 2: 1 bunk bed

            The bunk beds are two twin sized beds ...moreless

          • Bunk Room 1: 1 bunk bed

            The bunk beds are two twin-sized beds...moreless

          • Loft: 2 double

            ...moreless

          • If you need access to the bunk area, please specifically request these rooms. They have a separate entrance (need additional keys). They also have their own bathroom (toilet, sink, shower)...moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          • Master Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

            There is also a sink with hot water...moreless

          • Bunk Bathroom: toilet, shower

            There is also a sink with hot water....moreless

          • Main Floor Bathroom: toilet, shower

            There is also a sink with hot water....moreless

          • There are three (3) bathrooms

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

            There is one full kitchen solely accessible to the clients renting the house. There is a sink, propane stove/oven, microwave and refrigerator...moreless

          • Cooking Utensils:

            Pots/pans, knives, cutting boards, cup cake pans, cookie trays, blender, griddle, serving bowls, etc...moreless

          • Coffee Maker:

            Standard coffee maker and a Bialetti espresso maker. There is a coffee bean grinder....moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            Cups, plates, silverware, bowls, glasses, coffee mugs, etc...moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            6...moreless

          • Microwave
          • Seating for 6 people

          Amenities

          • Air Conditioning:

            There are air conditioners in the house. Also, ceiling fans have been installed throughout the entire house, as well as on the front balcony....moreless

          • Washing Machine:

            The washing machine is located downstairs in the storage area. It is only used by the clients renting my home (not shared). ...moreless

          • Towels Provided:

            Bath towels, hand towels, wash clothes and floor mats are available for your use. Please bring or purchase beach towels....moreless

          • Clothes Dryer:

            The dryer is located downstairs in the storage area. It is only used by the clients renting my home (not shared). ...moreless

          • Living Room:

            There are several padded wicker couches and chairs for lounging in the tropical breezes. ...moreless

          • Linens Provided:

            Bed linens include sheets, pillows, pillow cases...moreless

          • Iron & Board
          • Parking Off Street

          Other Amenities

              • There is a large, locking storage area (bodega), hot water throughout the house, an alarm system, and two large water storage tanks to ensure plenty of water for bathing, dishes, etc. There is a water cooler/heater with 5 gallons of drinking water available upon arrival. You are responsible for refilling as needed for your group. There is a safe to lock up your valuables (cameras, laptops, passports, etc) Bike and golf cart rental can be arranged ahead of time through the property management company. ...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books:

                Collection of Panama guide books, Panama bird book, novels and magazines...moreless

              • Games:

                There are a couple games, like Bananagrams, at the house....moreless

              • Stereo:

                cords are provided to plug in your mp3 player/ipod/iphone...moreless

              • DVD Player
              • Television
              • CD Player

              Communications

              • Mobile Phone:

                A cell phone is available for use; however, guests are responsible for purchasing phone cards/minutes for all phone calls and texts....moreless

              • Internet:

                Wireless internet is available at the house ...moreless

              Outdoor Features

              • Balcony:

                (2) There is a covered front and back balcony. There is comfortable furniture (two padded chairs, one rocking chair, one padded couch and one coffee table) located on the front balcony....moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

                There is a covered area below the house for hanging out, drying clothes, etc...moreless

              • Kayak / Canoe:

                There is a double kayak and life jackets available for your use...moreless

              • Water Sports Gear:

                Snorkeling gear and flippers are available to borrow...moreless

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Romantic
              • Sports & Activities

              Location & View

              • Oceanfront
              • Beach View
              • Ocean View

              Activities

              • Botanical Garden
              • Hospital
              • ATM/Bank
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services
              • Kayaking
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Laundromat
              • Mountain Biking
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Surfing
              • Sailing
              • Cycling
              • Snorkeling
              • Groceries
              • Horseback Riding
              • Walking
              • Churches
              • Library
              • Marina
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Scenic Drives
              • Paddle Boating
              • Sight Seeing
              • Boating
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Eco Tourism
              • Fishing
              • Swimming
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 4.8
              from 14 traveler reviews
              Loading...
               
              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              My Standard Rate
              3 night min stay
              $225
              $1,323

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
              • Taxes Not included

              Notes:

              Island Property Management will meet your group when you arrive to Bocas del Toro (boat launch or airport), and provide one taxi to the house for check-in. A taxi typically holds approximately 4 people and luggage.

              50% of the rental cost will hold your reservation. Most people choose to make this down payment through Paypal to: kidabilitypt@gmail.com

              After your down payment is made, Island Property Management will provide you with a rental agreement to review.


              This manager accepts: Credit cards.
              Always make sure to call the number on the listing to confirm payment details. Only pay using credit card, PayPal, check or direct bank transfer. NEVER pay by cash or instant money transfer services such as Western Union or MoneyGram. Learn more


              Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

              Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

              Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
              Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
              Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
               

              Calendar

              Last updated: 07/07/2014
              Check availability
              23 Available
              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
              23 Selected dates
               

              Location

              5 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Bocas International Airport
              Bocas del Toro
              Nearest Beach
              Paunch Beach (house is located on Paunch Beach)
              0.25 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant

              Car: Not Necessary

              More photos on FACEBOOK -- CASA DE K

              There is a surf break in front of the house (TigerTail), as well as several others within walking distance (Paunch, Dumpers, Bluff) from the house. If one was staying in town, it would require a 3 mile walk, a taxi or water taxi to bring you out to these breaks. This is a HUGE advantage to surfers! (direct assessment of swell, convenient access, secure storage area for your boards) These breaks are the most popular surfing spots in Bocas. This is an ideal location for folks hoping to surf during your visit to Bocas del Toro. This is one of the few locations in Bocas where transportation is not required to access surf breaks.

              To Bird Watchers - some of the birds seen at this property are the Toucan, Montezuma Oropendola, Kiskadee, etc.

              Howler monkeys can be seen and heard at the house.

               

              Manager info

              Year Purchased: 2009

              About: Hola! My name is Kristin Bacon. I am a 14 year Alaskan resident who needs her soul kissed by the tropical sun and surf on a regular basis. I instantly felt as though I was at my second 'home' when I arrived to Bocas del Toro the first time. Currently, I own a pediatric therapy business in Alaska, as well as a sled dog kennel. For me, Bocas Town and this house offer the right combination of simplicity, relaxation, nature, culture and adventure.

              Why Bocas del Toro:
              I chose this property because of its peaceful location and quality construction, as well as the sound/view of the ocean waves and easy access to surfing. These features made this property ideal to me. I also love the wildlife that can be seen and heard around the house.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              I love the tranquility this home offers!! Casa de K's private location allows me to simply enjoy the sights and sounds of the ocean, tropical foliage and variety of wildlife. And, as a surfer this property is hard to beat. Additionally, there is easy access to all that Bocas has to offer -- cultural diversity, water sports, many restaurants, shopping, adventures, Spanish classes, yoga, organized tours, etc.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

              Guestbook comments from the property manager

              Loading...
              1 of 1
               

              Photos

              • A peaceful setting snuggled between the jungle and the ocean. Perfect combo!

                A peaceful setting snuggled between the jungle and the ocean. Perfect combo!

              • Enjoy swinging in hammocks while watching the waves

                Enjoy swinging in hammocks while watching the waves

              • The living area: a bright and breezy room with ocean and jungle views

                The living area: a bright and breezy room with ocean and jungle views

              • Gorgeous Nispero floors and ceiling. The stairs access the lofted bedroom.

                Gorgeous Nispero floors and ceiling. The stairs access the lofted bedroom.

              • A bit of tropical fun in the master bath

                A bit of tropical fun in the master bath

              • Main Floor Bathroom - Shower & Flushing Toilet. Hot Water Throughout the House.

                Main Floor Bathroom - Shower & Flushing Toilet. Hot Water Throughout the House.

              • Front balcony - ocean view. Grab a cup of coffee & watch sunrise over the ocean

                Front balcony - ocean view. Grab a cup of coffee & watch sunrise over the ocean

              • This is a photo of one of the bunk rooms. Separate entrance on ground level.

                This is a photo of one of the bunk rooms. Separate entrance on ground level.

              • The yard is filled by a variety of gorgeous tropical plants and flowers. Ginger.

                The yard is filled by a variety of gorgeous tropical plants and flowers. Ginger.

              • Listen & watch for howler monkeys in the back yard. (Photo was 10 min walk away)

                Listen & watch for howler monkeys in the back yard. (Photo was 10 min walk away)

              • Rent bikes for convenient access to local adventure and restaurants

                Rent bikes for convenient access to local adventure and restaurants

              • A family photo at Starfish Beach. A very special place on Isla Colon!!

                A family photo at Starfish Beach. A very special place on Isla Colon!!

              • This is the beautiful ocean view from the house.

                This is the beautiful ocean view from the house.

              • Take a stroll along the sandy beach in front of the house...

                Take a stroll along the sandy beach in front of the house...

              • A clean and well-stocked kitchen, so you can make meals at home.

                A clean and well-stocked kitchen, so you can make meals at home.

              • The master suite with private bath/shower/toilet. AC and fan. Accesses balcony.

                The master suite with private bath/shower/toilet. AC and fan. Accesses balcony.

              • A lofted bedroom with an amazing view of the ocean. Two double beds.

                A lofted bedroom with an amazing view of the ocean. Two double beds.

              • Jungle View from the Back Balcony. Birding paradise!

                Jungle View from the Back Balcony. Birding paradise!

              • Hammock time - surrounded by tropical flowers and soothing ocean sounds

                Hammock time - surrounded by tropical flowers and soothing ocean sounds

              • Visit the local 'hot pool' for a dip in the ocean (~5 min walk)

                Visit the local 'hot pool' for a dip in the ocean (~5 min walk)

              • Take the double kayak out for an adventure (leave from nearby cove)

                Take the double kayak out for an adventure (leave from nearby cove)

              • The best spot on Isla Colon for accessing surf breaks, and watching waves.

                The best spot on Isla Colon for accessing surf breaks, and watching waves.

              • Bluff Beach is ~30 bike ride to beach, pool, cafe/bar, turtle nesting. BEAUTIFUL

                Bluff Beach is ~30 bike ride to beach, pool, cafe/bar, turtle nesting. BEAUTIFUL

              • Carts &/or bikes available for rent during your stay. Inquire for rates.

                Carts &/or bikes available for rent during your stay. Inquire for rates.

              VRBO #269675

              There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

              This listing was first published here in 2009.

              Date last modified - Friday, June 27, 2014

              $225 per night (USD)
              14

              5 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
              Sleeps 10

              View calendar: Updated 07/07/14
              Minimum stay: 3 nights
              Dates are unavailable
              Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
              This listing requires that rentals start on a .
              Get an instant quote
              Manager
              Email manager
              Speaks: english

              Always make sure to call the number on the listing to confirm payment details. Only pay using credit card, PayPal, check, or direct bank transfer. Learn More
              Add vacation protection services to your booking

              Three services to protect your trip:

              Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

              Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

              Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


              Get it now

              advertisement