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* Casita Perfect for Two * Close to the Beach * Playa Corona

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Comfortable Garden Setting Studio Casita * Queen Bed * Kitchenette *Private Bath

Casa Pintada is a traditional Panamanian Beach home renovated to feature local influences with modern conveniences.

We offer discounted rates for long term stays! Inquire within!

The Mango Room at Casa Pintada has a comfortable queen size bed, a fully equipped kitchenette with coffee maker, stove and a full size refrigerator. The private bath has a spacious hot water shower and home made bath soaps.

The Mango Room Studio has both - air conditioning and a ceiling fan - for complete comfort.

There is a large covered terrace set with a table and chairs for dining. The hammock on the terrace is perfect for catching the afternoon breeze. It is open to the extended garden patio with more comfortable seating and charcoal bbq.

The colorful native flora in the landscaped garden feature several cool sitting areas, shaded by large Mango trees. Watch the many species of birds and butterflies, or pick fresh mangoes, cashews and tangerines right from our trees, while they are in season. Look for the resident Blue Crowned Mot Mot or one of the many Iguanas while they snack in the garden.

Enjoy a quiet stroll on the beach along a pristine, green coastline, where most days you will have the beach all to yourself or just a few others.

Take the short trail leading to the Rio Corona, which has a refreshing, cool swimming hole.

Casa Pintada is centrally located, convenient to shopping and restaurants in Coronado, the beautiful white sand beach at Santa Clara and the turn off to El Valle de Anton, renowned for its weekend Artisan Market, waterfall hike and zip-line tour. Other nearby attractions include several golf courses and world-class surfing beaches.

Casa Pintada is a great destination for eco-tourists, birdwatchers and naturalists. We strive in keeping our footprint light. For those adventure seekers, there is surfing, paddle boarding and kayaking nearby.

Kayak, paddle board and fishing excursions can be arranged.

Renting a car is advised. There is plenty of enclosed parking available on the property.

More Details

Owner
Irene
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 10, 2017

About Irene

Your host, Irene, is an American who relocated to Panama five years ago. I stumbled upon Playa Corona while looking for a slower, more carefree, simpler way of life. Casa Pintada was hidden away in the quiet beach community of Playa Corona.

Having an extensive hotel and resort background, I know how wonderful it is to have a comfortable place to rest and recharge after a long day of adventure.

I truly enjoy providing first class service to our guests and assisting travelers to explore this diverse region of Panama.

Irene purchased this cottage in 2006

Map

Nearest Golf
6 Kilometres
Vista Mar
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
Pan-American Highway
Nearest Restaurant
4 Kilometres
Los Camisones
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Playa Corona
Car: recommended

Amenities

Panamá Oeste Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Extra large hot water shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Queen bed
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
Notes:
Interested in a Massage - let us schedule for you.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
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* Casita Perfect for Two * Close to the Beach * Playa Corona
average rating of 4.571429 based on 7 reviews
5

Great Place

  • 5 of 5

Great Place to set up a base camp to explore the area, including El Valle. Many great restaurants and grocery stores a short drive away. A car is a necessity if you want to venture about. Playa Corona is a short drive to a very quiet, pleasant beach during the week, and even with weekend crowds still enjoyable. WiFi is a bit spotty but certainly fast enough to stay connected...Netflix and the like. Owner keeps this place very clean, and well supplied. The grounds are well kept and very diverse in plant life. Irene is a wonderful host, with an outstanding personality. I would be remiss not to mention the welcomed greetings from Maggie(the dog) at every arrival at the front gate. A throughly enjoyable experience!

  • Submitted: Jan 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very nice place but...

  • 3 of 5

The accommodation was great! Very nice and clean, all you need, quiet. But not much to do in the area. It was pretty dead. There is a beach but I didn't find it nice. Lots of black stuff. So we ended up spending our days in El Valle, up the mountains. The wifi was so-so. I had to come down to the owner's property when I needed a better connection for skyping. The owners were very nice.

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice Accommodations!

  • 4 of 5

George & Irene were very nice hosts. The unit had everything we needed for cooking & relaxing after a long travel day to Panama. The tap water was OK to drink & the shower pressure was great. There is a small grocery store 10 minute walk away. A small clean river with an area to take a refreshing dip is only a 10 minute walk along a trail. There are many restaurants about 15 minute drive. The free WIFI was very strong. Their dog, Maggie, was a frequent visitor. There was a family with a small child in the adjoining unit making some noise until the child settled down at night.

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

a sweet casita

  • 5 of 5

The casita is cozy and comfortable. Everything works perfectly. Plenty of hot water for showers, excellent air conditioning for warm nights and a short ride to the beach where the swimming is ideal.

  • Submitted: Mar 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Hosts

  • 5 of 5

Quiet spot just off the main highway and short walk to beach.

Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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TwoCanadians

  • 5 of 5

We stayed one week and then came back for a one day while we returned our car rental. George and Irene are top-notch hosts, rooms are very clean, nice kitchenette and nice bathroom/shower. Enjoyed the cooling breezes in a nice yard that has just the right amount of trees for shade. Their dog, Maggie, and cat, Mia, are real nice pets, they come for a little visit but then leave you to enjoy your stay. We had nice visits with our hosts, upon our invitation, but they would provide your privacy if that is what you need. There is a nice beach about 5 minute drive away or 1/2 hour walk, and a nice little river with pools about 10 minute walk. We will definitely stay again given the chance.

  • Submitted: Jan 29, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $10
Pet Fee $5
Damage Deposit $250

Secure Payment via Credit Card

Higher Rates May Apply During Holidays

Pet Fee = $5

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.