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    Yandup Island Lodge

    Playon Chico | Kuna Yala, 0838, Panama
    011 507 203-7762
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    Room & Suite (132)
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    • Excellent70%
    • Very good22%
    • Average5%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “playon chico” (50 reviews)
    “seafood” (43 reviews)
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    Airport Transportation
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Room Service
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 257 reviews

    Reviewed 7 October 2017

    This place is amazing! We were met by Tomas, a very friendly and easy going guy who will answer all your questions. We were taken to the island by boat (like 5 minutes) and lo and behold; We were actually going to stay on that...More

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    Property's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 6 September 2017

    We spent 3 nights at Yandup and really, really loved the experience! We were in overwater bungalow #6 and had a great stay. This is one of the most unique places we've ever stayed. I think it's important to have the right expectations going in,...More

    1  Thank Angie S
    Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

    These islands I discovered in my last couple of hours, are beautiful. The given advice is go for 2 days. Hmmmmm The flight from Panama City technically leaves at 6 - weather permitting! Which means being at the airport by 6 which means.....The 8 seater...More

    2  Thank TAoxford
    Reviewed 19 August 2017

    Your experience at this lodge depends a lot on your expectations. While it could be considered a tropical paradise – breezy thatched huts amongst palm trees on a small, isolated island – its proximity to the local village alters the picture. There was a lot...More

    3  Thank TravelTembo
    Reviewed 16 August 2017

    It was a very special experience to stay on this small Island in paradise. The cabins are very clean, the beds are good and comfortable. Twice a day the lodge organize nice trips to the nearby islands. The food and service is very good. Yandup...More

    Thank Alberdina-H
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    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Price range
    • US$120 - US$210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
    • Location
    • Panama >
    • Guna Yala Region >
    • San Blas Islands
    • Also Known As
    • Yandup Island Hotel San Blas Islands
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    Traveller (757)
    Room & Suite (132)
    Dining (74)
    Pool & Beach (64)
    Hotel & Grounds (475)
    Bathroom (12)
    Family and Play Areas (7)
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    13 November 2017|
    Response from Yaiguili A | Property representative |
    Hi Liciu1303! There are 3 islands we generally visit: Aridup, Diadup and Dupir.
    21 March 2017|
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    Response from QDC | Reviewed this property |
    - I don't recall the price I paid, but the price is listed on their website - there is no bar, but there is an open air restaurant where you can ask for beer. I don't know if they have other alcohol. I recommend you buy a... More
    Kelly C
    20 December 2016|
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    Response from OliverE77 | Reviewed this property |
    The main problem is Air Panama's website which seems to be impossible to reach from abroad. But the lodge can make the arrangements if you ask them. Expect to pay around $150 rt
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    "The overwater family bungalow is the only room without an open ocean view. Other rooms might have better..."
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    "The ocean-side bungalows are best - the breeze and view are fantastic. Overwater bungalows have no breeze."
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    "I personally wouldn´t spend the extra money for a bungalow on stilts - you are close enough to the water..."
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    "Over the water."
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