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Urraca Private Island

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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

I've been traveling to Costa Rica for the past five years, and this year decided to add a trip to Panama to experience something different. Spent four nights total in the Bocas islands, two of them here. And wow... amazing. It's quite remote, about a...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2018

I loved everything about my stay here. Francine is an absolute joy and a talented chef. She is truly dedicated to the animals she loves and protects. Stunning mangroves teaming with aquatic life, charming bungalows with comfortable beds, romantic swings hidden in the trees, fine...More

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Response from Francine R, Propriétaire at Urraca Private IslandResponded 2 April 2018

Thank you so much.

Reviewed 26 March 2018

If you love rustic beauty, amazing food, and good people over fine trappings and commercial tourism this is a must visit. We spent 5 days here and were spoiled rotten by Francine, Mark, and Heather. We ate like royalty. We snorkeled. We hung out with...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

We just returned from this island paradise with 3 other couples. What an incredible unique experience that is unmatched from anything else. The hospitality from Francine, Mark and Heather, the incredible exotic and cultural foods, living amongst nature and learning to respect the ecological balance...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Urraca was a wonderful experience. Interacting with the animals was like nothing I had experienced before. The food was fantastic and I had three massages looking out onto beautiful water. Francine's seaweed spa treatment was great. Urraca is isolated which makes it a peaceful place...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Breakfast included
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Price range
US$216 - US$239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$216 - US$239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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12 January 2017|
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Response from monkeyislandtour |
When you arrived at Bocas del Toro Island with the shuttle, You have to get water taxi from Bocas to Urraca, you have to comfirm approximative hour you will be at Bocas and the water taxi will waiting for you at the... More
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raquelleony
3 January 2017|
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Response from Francine R | Property representative |
Hi You have to take flight from Albrook to Bocas or David.....but I think is booked...... Or have night Bus from Albrook to Almirante and water taxi from Almirante to Bocas
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Stacey P
1 September 2016|
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Response from lezerda | Property representative |
Hi Stacy, You have to have flight from Albrook (Panama City) to Bocas del Toro (45 minutes) From Bocas Del Toro to Urraca (water taxi) 35 minutes Best regards Francine
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"There are 4 individual huts which I believe are identical. There is also a family room with multiple bed for..."
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