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Since 1998, Surfer's Paradise has run boat trips out to the world-class waves located off of Panama's breathtaking and largely undeveloped region of Chiriqui on the Pacific Coast. Located on a private island overlooking the Sandbar Break (one of the...more
Avenida Surfer Paradise, Quebrada de Piedra, Panama
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had an absolute excellent experience at this surf lodge. I didn't know what to expect when I booked my trip....it was a slight journey to get there from Panama City, however - I found this place to be well worth the travel time. Excellent...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Sarah N
Reviewed 7 February 2019

We had a fantastic adventure. It was my husband, my father, my oldest nephew (18) and myself. We went in January, the waves were small, but we went for spearfishing, so it was PERFECT for us! The water was warm and clear with lots of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank granolafarmgirl
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

This was our 1st time doing such a thing and it was amazing. On the wish list daughter(22) wanted: learn to surf and nature. I wanted whales and surf (52). We got it all. We surfed every day saw whales hiked snorkled fished. The food...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Global777083
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Awesome spot, lonely beaches, great waves, delicious food at every meal(also vegetarian options... Yummy👌) beautiful views, great people... it felt like a family, friendly stuff On the island it was calm and beautiful, going through the island with both or buggy, depending on low and...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank SabrinaM4749
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing time at the island!  Great food, choice waves and amazing people.  We were very fortunate to have choice waves all week!  Best part... empty lineups! Our surf guide could shred and charge, knew his spots and when/where to be considering swell direction...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Jared H
Reviewed 6 October 2017

The surf was fun. The place was a remote getaway. We actually had several problems that made the week less than ideal. However after speaking with the owner and giving him time to address these issues he has sent me pictures showing me things have...More

Date of experience: March 2017
3  Thank Ausilia E
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Great surf experience, down to earth (as you are completely lost in the nature), basic accomodations and great vibes ! The real plus is really the fact that there is no one in the water on the spots we surfed and when the swell is...More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank Julien L
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Organisation Transfert from/ to airport are efficient and secure Roots, cool, amazing uncrowded beaches, great waves, dolphins... Paradise ! You'll love left lovers...

Date of experience: February 2017
3  Thank pplaloye
Reviewed 30 October 2016

I have been twice, once with friends and once with my son. My son went back because it was so good, as did I. It's rustic, informal, just like going on a surf trip years ago with your buddies. You eat in a common open...More

Date of experience: April 2016
2  Thank rlpowell710
Reviewed 22 March 2016

This place it's very roots and fare to all point of communication. But if you want spend time with friends, surf 5 on surf spot sparefishing and get big fishs just go for it. We had for us a guide, a very good chief for...More

Date of experience: March 2016
2  Thank Uluwatuta1964
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8 December 2017|
Response from Julien L | Reviewed this property |
Hi Lou : Transfer to the resort = cab from the airport to the bus station (45min) then take a bus (5h) and the host will pick you up at the bus stop and take you to the small harbor where a boat will take you to the... More