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Oceanside Tropical Island Villa

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 1,852 sq. ft.
Property type villa

Overview

About the property

Villa, 3 Bedrooms + Den, 2.5 Baths, (6 Adults and 2 Children Max)

The Pearl Islands are a collection of 200 islands and atolls situated just 40 miles off the coast of Panama City. Our villa is located on the beautiful island of Contadora. Serviced twice a day by Panama's domestic airline, Air Panama, as well as daily ferry service from Panama City with Sea Las Perlas or Ferry Las Perlas, it is an tropical paradise. Incredible diving, snorkelling, fishing, whale watching and island exploration await visitors to this sleepy island haven. The same islands which have been the home to episodes of Survivor from countries all over the world, it is a true island experience off the beaten path.

Our villa is newly constructed and contains all the modern amenities. Situated atop a hill above Galeon Beach, it is just minutes from our villa to this incredible beach. Shopping, dining, markets and night life are also minutes from our front door. The people of Contadora are extremely friendly and within days you will feel like a local. The island is quiet and except for major holidays, you will feel like you have the island to yourselves.

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More Details

Owner
Chris and Steve
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 18, 2018

About Chris and Steve

The two owners are business partners who love the country of Panama. They spend as much time as possible on the Island of Contadora with their families.

Chris and Steve purchased this villa in 2006

Why Chris and Steve chose Contadora

Incredible island with an amazing array of activities and inherent beauty.

What makes this villa unique

Close to Panama City yet off the beaten path!!

Amenities

Contadora Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1852 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 10:00 AM
  • /
  • Check-out: 2:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Upstairs Bathroom - toilet , shower , bidet
    Master Bathroom Upstairs - toilet , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet
  • Full Private Bathroom directly off the Master Bedroom. On second level a Full Bathroom for both Queen Bedrooms. Half Bathroom downstairs.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , Master Bedroom with attached Den
    Private Room - 1 queen , Private Room
    Private Room - 1 queen , Private Room
    Upstairs Den - Queen Futon.
  • Master Bedroom (King Bed) with private bathroom and attached Den (Queen Futon), Two separate Bedrooms each with a Queen Bed that share a complete bathroom with a shower.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • swimming

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Oceanside Tropical Island Villa
average rating of 4.852941 based on 34 reviews
5

Tropical Paradise!

  • 5 of 5

We went to Contadora Island for 3 days with my inlaws and our 3 kids (5, 3 and 1). We rented a golf cart, so it was easy for all of us to zip around this laid back and charming island. There are many beaches around the island and one is right down the stairs that are located in front of the villa. The little plunge pool was perfect to cool off in. Any problems were solved by Piero (the property manager) and co. very quickly. We cannot wait to go back. If you are looking for a relaxing tropical vacation close to Panama City, this place is for you!

  • Submitted: Nov 9, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great villa escape on Contadora

  • 5 of 5

We came to Contadora for the annual skydiving event. Checking in was easy with Piero and Julio, they also rented us golf carts for the entire stay. The villa was very clean and air conditioning was a major bonus. The Villa is just above the main Galeon Beach where the ferrys drop off and pick up. There are stores and restaurants easily within walking distance, along with Playa Larga, the largest beach on the island. To get to the other side of the Island definitely requires a golf cart. However it is well worth the investment. There a numerous beaches and places to explore, a secluded hotel with a beachfront bar, and Piero's restaurant, Casa Tortuga, one of the nicest places to dine on the island. Chris was easy to communicate with and overall our expectations were exceeded. Will defnintely return!

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Villa stay

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time! The villa was perfect for all 6 of us. The pool is steps away and the beach is also very close. The owner and manager are friendly and helpful. I would recommend the villa to all my friends. So relaxing and the snorkeling was amazing.

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place for a family vacation on Contadora

  • 4 of 5

We spent a week on this tropical island paradise. Our four children and I celebrated my wife's 50th birthday here. The villa is in a perfect location, and it's in excellent condition. The manager and owner were very responsive to our requests and questions. The German neighbors were also very kind and helpful, and it was a nice coincidence for my German wife.

  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Condo on Contadora

  • 5 of 5

This was our 4th stay in these condos and 2nd in this one. We had to upsize to this 3 br unit so our group could stay together. The owners were very easy to communicate with by phone, text and email. This unit is well maintained and equipped. All a/c's , tv and wi-fi internet worked great. It's located next to the pool so access to an outdoor shower for rinsing after a day in the ocean then cooling off in the pool is very convenient. We had a great experience here, will return and highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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nice, close to beach, very spacious!

  • 5 of 5

I had a great vacation! Super responsive owner/property manager. The location is fantastic.

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
Contadora Airport
Nearest Barpub
Pearl Real Long Beach
Nearest Ferry
Sea Las Perlas
Nearest Restaurant
Pearl Real Long Beach
Nearest Beach
Galeon Beach
Car: not necessary

During certain times of the year the Humpback Whales make their way through our islands. Local fisherman offer their Panga Boats for a unique opportunity to fish, explore islands, snorkel or spend the day alone on a deserted island for the ultimate getwaway!!

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $55

50% due at time of reservation, remaining balance of 50% due 30 days prior to rental date.
100% refund up to 30 days prior to rental.

Minimum of 1 night stay except Christmas minimum 5 nights, New Years minimum 4nights.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.