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    Yandup Island Lodge

    Playon Chico | Kuna Yala, 0838, Panama
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    • Average5%
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    “playon chico” (50 reviews)
    “seafood” (41 reviews)
    “kuna yala” (29 reviews)
    Beachfront
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Akwadup Lodge
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    Reviewed 8 April 2012

    We spent three nights at Yandup last week. We were a group of five-three adults with two small children, aged 4 and 6. We had the most wonderful experience! The accommodations were lovely-much more than we expected after reading the reviews here. We were happy...More

    Thank Carolyn M
    Reviewed 30 March 2012

    Spent 2 days in the waterfront cabin with my daughter and it was delightful. This is not an ordinary resort, you are getting an upscale version of the Kuna Indians' life and it's less luxurious than most tourists are used to. The plane flies whenever...More

    1  Thank QueenieqqNyc
    Reviewed 22 March 2012

    Although my friend and I only stayed 24 hours (yes unfortunately flight was delayed so it was very sad when we had to leave), we loved every second of it. If we could have re-scheduled we would have stayed another 2 to 3 nights. We...More

    Thank scldn2hk
    Reviewed 21 March 2012

    The lodge is on an islet of its own, 10 minutes from Playon Chico. The setting is beautiful and the rooms are just right - spacious, clean and over the lapping water. The establishment has fantasic potential, but it is not well run. Considering the...More

    5  Thank tnbms162016
    Reviewed 19 March 2012

    I must admit, as compared to other reviewers here, I was there for 5 nights, so I was exposed to the island a bit more than necessary and this might have influenced my opinion. I took this vacation as an affordable and closer surrogate to...More

    2  Thank oaxaca2
    Response from Yandup, Propietario at Yandup Island LodgeResponded 24 March 2012

    Dear guests, We apologize for any inconvenience caused to you and would like to clarify some points you've shared with us, because some of these are misinformed statements. We don’t pretend to be like Tahiti, it’s not our goal and we are sure we’re far...More

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    • Airport Transportation
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    • US$120 - US$210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 10
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    • Panama >
    • Guna Yala Region >
    • San Blas Islands
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    • Yandup Island Hotel San Blas Islands
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    ships99
    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
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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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    Response from xioma56 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi there, there are 2 fans in the room that were sufficient for us. The cabin being on the water gets a nice breeze.
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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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