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Beachfront Property is Your Own Piece of Paradise in Panama

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Last updated: 07/08/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

The property is 9,900 square meters (around 2.25 acres) and features: a main house with 2 bedrooms/bathrooms (one with a king-size bed and a sofa/single, the other with 2 queen-size beds and a sofa/single), a living room, kitchen, porch, patio, and dining table. A separate cottage (honeymoon suite) is separate has a king-size bed, a beautiful half-open bathroom and private terrace; even though it does not have hot water, the water in the cottage is naturally warm. There's satellite TV in both houses as well as a portable Wi-Fi hotspot for 5 hookups. A rancho (straw hut) has two dining areas, 'open-air' and 'inside', as well as hammocks and couches with great views of the beach. The main patio has an unimpeded, 180-degree view of the ocean, with couches and chairs and a big umbrella for shade. A small house for the handyman/gardener is next to the entrance to the property.

The experience is one of beauty, peace, and tranquility. With no immediate neighbors, the place is private and secluded. At night you hear nothing but crickets and crashing waves, and when the sky is clear it fills up with stars. The houses and hut have a rustic feel with modern convenience.

Aside from the handyman/gardener, a cleaning lady/cook comes daily from 8 am to 3 pm. She makes breakfast and lunch, cleans the houses, makes the beds, etc. Neither of them speak English but simple Spanish will suffice. Both are hardworking and extremely nice and have experience with foreign guests.

The beach is a famous surfing destination, yet parts of it have no or small waves were kids and less experienced swimmers can enjoy the ocean. A small river disembogues right in front of the house, giving the place an added water experience.

Just 2 Km away on the Panamerican Highway is Coronado, which offers restaurants, supermarkets, shopping centers, drugstores, banks, a hospital and a 18-hole golf course. A 45-minute drive in the other direction is El Valle (the valley), where you can enjoy hiking, mountain climbing, water falls, horseback ridding, bird watching, bike ridding, canopy tours, hot springs, and a local market on the weekends.

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • House
  • 200 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered:

    There are 2 dogs that live in the property. Harmless and friendly....moreless

  • Smoking Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Master Bedroom: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    In Main House...moreless

  • Honeymoon Suite: 1 king

    Separate from Main House...moreless

  • Guest Bedroom: 2 double, 1 twin/ single

    In Main House...moreless

  • All bedrooms have air-conditioners and fans

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Master Bathroom: toilet, shower

    Inside Master Bedroom...moreless

  • Guest Bathroom: toilet, shower

    Right outside Guest Bedroom...moreless

  • Honeymoon Bathroom: toilet, shower

    Inside Honeymoon Suite, 'half-open shower'...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Coin Laundry
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach:

    Punta Barco is great for surfers and beach-goers alike....moreless

  • Beachfront:

    On a hill overlooking beach...moreless

  • Near The Ocean:

    Literally steps away from the beach....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    On a hill overlooking ocean...moreless

  • River:

    A small river flows into the ocean right in front of the house....moreless

  • Rural:

    The house offers privacy, tranquility, and a feeling of seclusion....moreless

  • Village:

    Coronado, with it's restaurants, golf resort, hospital and shopping centers, is just a 15-minute drive away. ...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Beachfront property with a gorgeous, unimpeded 180-degree view of the ocean....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining:

    There are also two dining areas in the straw hut, one seats 6, the other 4....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Only in the bedrooms...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    Portable Wi-Fi hotspot handles 5 units...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Electric knife, beater, and blender...moreless

  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    All kitchen ware, glasses, dinnerware etc. provided....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove

Outside

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    We call it a rancho (straw hut) ...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fiestas Patrias 2015
Oct 30 - Nov 30, 2015
2 night min stay
$350
$2,000

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $286 Nightly

High Season
Dec 1 - May 31, 2016
3 night min stay
$400
$2,400 $8,000

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $343 Nightly; 30 nights or more: $267 Nightly

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$300
$1,800 $6,000

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $257 Nightly; 30 nights or more: $200 Nightly

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Taxes Not included

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Last updated: 07/08/2015
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Location

90 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Panama City, PTY
7 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
at Coronado
7 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Coronado Golf & Beach Resort,
5 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Panamerican Highway
7 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
at Coronado
Punta Barco
Nearest Beach
Punta Barco

Car: Necessary

You must have a car to get from the city to the house, and to go shopping or sightseeing in the nearby towns, beaches and attractions.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1981

About the owner: My parents bought this land in 1980, when Panama was still mostly unknown to the outside world safe for the Canal. I grew up spending most weekends and vacations here and it will forever hold some of the best memories of my life...

Why the Owner Chose Punta Barco:
Even though Panama has experienced a boom in development and construction in the past few years, the area around this house, in particular the beachfront, has remained largely unchanged, with only family-owned houses facing the beach and river. Living in New York City, this is the place where I go to unplug and escape from it all...

The Unique Benefits at this House:
A popular destination on the weekends for surfers and beach-goers alike, Punta Barco is mostly deserted on weekdays, making it pretty much your own private beach. At night, with no one around for miles, you can see the stars and listen to the crickets. In the morning you wake up to the sound of waves crashing and the smell of nothing but fresh air...


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, spanish

 

Photos

  • Front lawn

    Front lawn

  • Front of the house

    Front of the house

  • Patio

    Patio

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Bedroom 1

    Bedroom 1

  • Bedroom 2

    Bedroom 2

  • Cottage and Rancho

    Cottage and Rancho

  • Rancho

    Rancho

  • Cottage

    Cottage

  • Cottage view

    Cottage view

  • Cottage Bathroom

    Cottage Bathroom

  • View from the side

    View from the side

  • Part of the view

    Part of the view

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Bathroom 1

    Bathroom 1

  • Bathroom 2

    Bathroom 2

  • Rancho

    Rancho

  • Rancho Patio

    Rancho Patio

  • Cottage Bedroom

    Cottage Bedroom

  • Cottage Bathroom

    Cottage Bathroom

  • Backyard

    Backyard

  • Sunset

    Sunset

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  • Sleeps
    8
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    3
  • Property type
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Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, french, spanish
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  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 07/08/2015
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