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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 26 November 2014

This was one of the nicest places I have seen in Panama. The surf camp is great although the accommodation is quite basic. But if you feel adventurous and you're prepared, this is the place to go. The staff is very friendly and you feel...More

Date of experience: October 2014
3  Thank Dorothea82
Reviewed 22 March 2014

I have to say I really had a fantastic time. All i wanted was some time to unplug, catch some waves, and some hammock snooze time.. that's exactly what i got. The folks taking care of the camp are great especially Jorge the camp director....More

Date of experience: March 2014
3  Thank nealjdesai
Reviewed 14 March 2014

This was my best surfcation ever..and I have been to Bali, Costa Rica, Sri Lanka, and Hawaii etc before..The surf camp is lovely and they have done a great job renovating everything. I stayed in a beautiful and clean cabana covered with bamboo wood directly...More

Date of experience: March 2014
8  Thank leylashirin
Reviewed 5 March 2014

This write-up is way overdue. I stayed in October 2013 for almost 2 weeks. The surf and your attitude determines the trip. Surf was very good at the beginning then ok towards the end for me. Very basic accommodations, come prepared! Im a Sponger and...More

Date of experience: October 2013
3  Thank DPS1973
Reviewed 26 February 2014

I spent 8 amazing days at the surf camp. I wanted to go to this place for a few years and finally found the time and money to head down there. I booked my trip 3 days before departure but everything worked out great! Steve,...More

Date of experience: February 2014
6  Thank kimbokong
Reviewed 21 January 2014

This is the newer camp in front of the break called sandbar. Stayed during October 2013. There is no internet, hot water or room service. This is for the true adventurer so if you require modern amenities then you might not like this place. I've...More

Date of experience: October 2013
3  Thank Remote-Surf-Explorer
Reviewed 2 December 2013

I have to say the overall experience was great, however, the website can be somewhat misleading. The pictures of the accommodations were of the port mostly so you really don't know what you are getting when you get to the camp. It also states that...More

Date of experience: November 2013
2  Thank slmosq
Reviewed 23 October 2013

I spent seven incredible days at the camp and plan to go back in the summer of 2014. The area is incredible and there are absolutely no crowds. The area is home to approximately 10 breaks accessed by boat that receive a variety of different...More

Date of experience: August 2013
4  Thank samparks42
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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