About this listing
Playa Blanca was recently voted as one of the must see areas in the world by New York Times. Apartment overlooks the Pacific.Guests enjoy two pools, including one of world's largest, and a white sandy beach. Includes cable, Internet, Parking + more
We are fully booked for the month of January 2016, but we do have another propoerty right next door. Send us a message and we will provide more details.
Furnished 1 bedroom unit in Oceans II, Playa Blanca Beach & Lagoon Residences. New condition. Large master bedroom with walk in closet. Great views of the ocean. Perfect for weekends or full time living. Within 5 minutes to the new Rio Hato airport and 2 minutes from the new large mall just outside the property to be completed in 2015. It will include large grocery store and hardware store, restaurant's and much more. 90 minutes to Panama City.
At Playa Blanca, travelers can enjoy ocean sports like kayaking, jet skiing, and sport fishing. Trips can also be made to the highland town of El Valle, which has a cooler climate and good hiking opportunities.
Property Type: condo floor 3
Meals:Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area: 890 sq. ft.
Location Type:Water View / Beach view (unobstructed)
Iron & Board (if requested)
Internet Cable and wifi
Kitchen: Cooking Utilities, Refrigerator,
Dishes & Utensils, Dishwasher, Freezer, Stove
Dining Area Dining, 3 bar stools
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleep 2
Bedroom 1 – 1 king Master suite with King size bed and attached private bath
Living room - 1 sofa-bed, Sleeps 2 ( extra pillows or blankets can be provided if requested)
Entertainment: Television, Satellite/ Cable
Show program in the Resort every night, 2 Discos, and Restaurants
Outside: Balcony overlooking private pool and ocean
Suitability: non-smoking only + pets not allowed
Pool / Spa: yes
Attractions: churches, restaurants, Playground, zoo, Live theater, health/beauty spa, Leisure
Activities: boating, wildlife, viewing, Sight seeing, eco-tourism, Horseback riding, walking, Shopping, Jet sky, deep sea fishing, surfing lessens, snorkeling, Scuba diving
Local Services & Businesses: Water ski, Kayak, Banana Boat
Sports & Adventure Activities: Fitness centre: swimming, tennis
24 hour security on a private resort- Playa Blanca.
You will be walking distance from the world's 2nd largest swimming pool, great restaurants and bars which are located in the town center. Available activities nearby include Horseback riding, World-Class Golf, Zip lining, Fishing, quad rentals, jet-ski rentals and many other activities.
Interaction with guests
I interact with guests as much as is required any time
The Condominium is located on the Playa Blanca Beach Resort, Spa and Residence complex, which consist of 205 acres of a beachfront retreat. To clarify, the residential complex is on the same property as the five star hotel “Playa Blanca”. It is on the Pacific coast of Panama and Playa Blanca is 3200 feet of sandy beaches (including natural springs and lagoons), 116 km from the city center Panama City.
Within easy reach of Farallon Beach, Blanca Beach, and Farallon Island, this Playa Blanca resort is on its own private sand beach. Local attractions also include Santa Clara Beach.
Taxi, rent-a-car, bus, boat (ask for specific details)
By plane - The airport in Rio Hato is currently under construction. The airport is expected to receive charter flights very soon, which will bring tourists to the hotel resorts on the beach.
By bus - There are several buses that run from Albrook Bus Terminal in Panama City directly to Penonome. You can also take buses, e.g. that go to Chitre, Las Tablas or David. They all will make a stop in Penonome.
By car - The journey to Cocle by car is just like travelling by bus.
Other things to note
Trekking - Especially the highlands of Cocle are renowned for its excellent hiking trails. The landscape is simply breathtaking and teeming with life. Here it seems that nature has to be perfectly in tact and is reflected in its greatest splendor. The sheer number of orchids and butterflies in this region are already a proof to this immense biodiversity. El Valle de Anton offers a lot in terms of trekking. From there, a variety of hikes to waterfalls, rivers, caves and viewpoints are offered.
Bird Watching - The bird lovers in Cocle get their money's worth. The highly abundant nature is home to many species of birds. Here you can spot plenty of toucans, parrots, hummingbirds, motmots, eagles and singingbirds.
Rafting - Rafting is also a very popular activity in Cocle. The River Rio Grande offers the perfect conditions for kayaking or river rafting. It passes through tropical jungle and the best rafting season is between June and December.
Beach vacation - Cocle is, thanks to the beaches of Playa Blanca, El Farallon and Playa Santa Clara, the number one beach holiday destination in Panama. With its white sandy beaches and its turquoise waters Cocle is highly attractive for countless tourists from around the world. There are mainly large hotel resorts with all inclusive offers and packages.
Canopy - Also in Cocle, there is a canopy zip line, which allows visitors to look at the vast landscape of the region from several meters height. Particularly in El Valle de Anton or Anton Vally this activity is exercised.
Wellness and Spa - The highlands of Cocle are blessed due to its higher elevation with pleasant climate and moderate temperatures. Therefore the concept and offers of numerous hotels focus on health and wellness. Some hotels have their own spa and pamper guests with massages, sauna and thermal springs.
Yoga - Who, other than relaxing and unwinding, also wants to do something for physical fitness has, in many hotels the opportunity to practice yoga, surrounded by beautiful nature.
HIGHLIGHTS IN COCLE
Pacific Coast of Cocle - Playa Blanca, Playa Santa Clara and El Farallon are beautiful beaches with white sand and azure blue sea. There are the most exclusive hotel resorts throughout Panama.
El Valle de Anton - This idyllic mountain village is located several hundred meters above sea level and attracts many hikers and ecotourists. Every Sunday, in addition there is a weekly market where you can buy a lot of typical local crafts.
Highlands of Penonome - The Highlands of Penonome are very interesting because they have remained very natural and undeveloped. The inhabitants are predominantly indigineous origin and work in tourism or maintain themselves with agriculture. There are also many rivers, waterfalls and animals to admire
-Leave it clean
-please take off your shoes when entering and try not to bring sand inside the suite
Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.
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