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Perfect Blend of Nature and Sophistication at Urraca Private Island

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Last updated: 11/11/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Popa Island hotel description

Welcome to Urraca Private Islands Our Eco-Lodge and Private Pavillon provides an authentic island venue with excellent amenities and incredible opportunities to enjoy nature.
The Islands are protected by coral reef and are surrounded by turquoise and fluorescent ocean waters. The area presents diverse marine life and marine vegetation while offering breath taking panoramic views of Cayos Zapatillas, a very well appreciated site for nature lovers passionate.
It is the perfect place for a family getaway or for romance – it is a place to relax and enjoy the island lifestyle most of people dreamed about without ever been able to encounter it.
Ecotourism have here a new definition. Out of beaten path traveling is gorgeous, now imagine there is no path just a wonderful boat trip in between mangroves islands. You will find this small mangroves Island with your dedicated captain.
Now watch the welcome: you will meet capuchin monkey name Toutie, a ñeque name Lúa witch is here protected from being and endangered specie. At night a kinkajou name Quiso which is a night living animal will give you a little wink.
You will be served by authentical native Ngöbes which are used to give their hart without counting.
The encounter of that kind of civilization is so far away of what we know that it worth the visit in itself.
If not enough you will find this marine wonder that escape any description, including wild life and an unique heated natural pool.
Suspended between sea and sky in one of 4 small bungalows powered by solar panels, shower with rainwater, feast on catch of the day, swim in a natural pool & be pampered.
If not enough again you can have access to our private pavilion composed of a completely equipped house.
Choice is yours, the beauty of your travel experience is mine.


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Property Type

      • Lodge

      Accommodation Type

      • Hotel
      • Hotel


      • Catering Available
      • Breakfast - Included In Price
      • Lunch - Booking Possible
      • Dinner - Booking Possible

      Onsite Services

      • Housekeeper Included
      • Private Chef


      • Children Welcome:

        Incredible personalized family adventure vacation for children over 6 years...moreless

      • Pets Not Allowed
      • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
      • Wheelchair Accessible

      Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 2-14

      Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

      • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


      • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower


      • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower


      • Bathroom 4: toilet


      • Our Eco-Lodge is located on an island and to protect the environment, we use sea water for our toilets, and rainwater for showers...moreless

      Other Amenities

          • Other Amenities: On Urraca Private Island, we adopted and tamed a charming 2 exotic creature who will keep you company here during your stay. All of our cabanas are outfitted for your comfort, with electric fans positioned to ensure a constant breeze to circulate the air. We offer a range of activities and excursions we’ll be happy to help you plan and organize them during your stay. Beach Tours: - Bahia Azul and Playa Uvas - Cayo de Agua - Cayos Zapatillas - Red Frog Snorkeling and Fishing: - Fishing expedition and snorkeling with Ngöbe fishermen Expedition of the heart of the jungle: - Bats caves - Crock Night Safari - Zipline Tour at Red Frog Indigenous Villages: - Exclusive visit to an Indian village, Mamatata (Domingo) - Horseback Riding and lunch at San Cristobal Indian community Leisure Activities: - Sight seeing - Bird watching - Photography - Phenomenal of phosphorescent water around Urraca Private Island ...moreless


              • Games


              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Romantic
              • Spa
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions


              • Caves
              • Reefs
              • Restaurants

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Photography
              • Sight Seeing

              Location Type

              • Ocean View:

                The panoramic view here of the Cayos Zapatillas will take your breath away, and looking out at Cayo de Agua will be like a dream come true. ...moreless

              • Oceanfront:

                The water is shallow and perfect for swimming, There is also a beautiful coral reef that offers incredible snorkeling opportunity...moreless

              • Waterfront

              Natural Features

                  • Private Island

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming


                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 16 people


                  • Ceiling Fans
                  • Internet:

                    ENJOY FREE INTERNET! Enjoy your holiday at Urraca Private Island Eco-Lodge and stay in touch with your family and friends....moreless

                  • Linens Provided
                  • Local Activities Guide
                  • Mosquito Magnet
                  • Security System
                  • Telephone
                  • Towels Provided


                  • 4 Ring Stove
                  • Blender
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Freezer
                  • Kitchen
                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator


                  • Kayak / Canoe:

                    To live your experience, we offer free use of Cayucos (traditional Indians wood boat) which will allow you to move around and visit the Ngöbes indigenous community....moreless

                  • Small Cooler
                  • Terrace
                  • Water Sports Gear:

                    The marine funds around the area are still wealth, rich with remarkable diversified. Dozens specials sites encircle the house, you have only to choose....moreless

                  • Wood Deck

                  Pool / Spa

                      Forms Of Payment

                          • Accept Credit Card

                          House Cleaning

                              • Housekeeper Included


                              Write a review 5
                              from 9 traveler reviews
                              Rental basis: Per property
                              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                              Dec 20 - Jan 6, 2015
                              3 night min stay

                              Rates are based on 2 guests; add $95 per night, per additional guest

                              My Standard Rate
                              3 night min stay

                              Rates are based on 2 guests; add $80 per night, per additional guest

                              Additional information about rental rates


                              • Tax Rate 10%


                              The Price is Per Bungalow/ Per Day , sleep 2 per bungalow

                              Price Includes:

                              Reception at Bocas del Toro

                              Free Round trip transportation with a stay of 3 nights or more,

                              Lodging in one of our five sea cabanas

                              Tropical breakfast de luxe

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                              Last updated: 11/11/2014
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                              Car: Not Necessary

                              Is a fantastic place to relax, away from stress, all the noise and pollution found on developed islands.

                              The magic of your stay here extends well past sunset. The tropical waters around the house are illuminated by a spectacular phenomenon of luminescence.

                              Cayucos (indians woo boat) and Snorkeling gears are available for no charge.

                              Exclusive tours include a trip to an Indians village 'Mamatata', a crocodile night Safari with our captain 'Crocodile Dundee', a traditional fishing and snorkeling expedition with Ngöbes fishermen, and a boat tour to the best locales beaches of Zapatilla Islands Natonal Park, Bahia Azul, Cayo de Agua and Red Frog.

                              Our house was built by the Ngöbes Indians with their traditional techniques and local furniture.

                              The Ngöbes Indians are also employed by the resort, providing for them a place of employment and economic viability.

                              Solar panels provide all our energy , which is an added benefit for the environment and the ecosystem.


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                              Speaks: english, french, spanish



                              • Bungalows over the water

                                Bungalows over the water

                              • Dining Area

                                Dining Area

                              • Hammock over the water

                                Hammock over the water

                              • Breakfast


                              • One of our incredible sunrise

                                One of our incredible sunrise

                              • Snorkeling expedition

                                Snorkeling expedition

                              • Toutie, our capuchin monkey

                                Toutie, our capuchin monkey

                              • Crocodile Night Safari with 'Crocodile Dundee'

                                Crocodile Night Safari with 'Crocodile Dundee'

                              • Zapatillas Island

                                Zapatillas Island

                              • Private Pavillon

                                Private Pavillon

                              • Private Pavillon

                                Private Pavillon

                              • Room


                              • Natural pool

                                Natural pool

                              • 3 courses gourmet diner

                                3 courses gourmet diner

                              • Guest in cayuco

                                Guest in cayuco

                              • Fishing expedition

                                Fishing expedition

                              • Quiso, our kinkajoo

                                Quiso, our kinkajoo

                              • Dolphins in front of our Eco-Lodge

                                Dolphins in front of our Eco-Lodge

                              • Zapatillas Island

                                Zapatillas Island

                              • Private Pavillon

                                Private Pavillon

                              • Private Pavillon

                                Private Pavillon

                              $160 - $190 per night (USD)

                              5 Bedroom / 3.5 Bathroom
                              Sleeps 14

                              View calendar: Updated 11/11/14
                              Minimum stay: 3 nights
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                              Member since: 2011
                              Speaks: english, french, spanish
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                              • Calendar last updated: 11/11/2014
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