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Contadora Welcome Center

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NIce beaches, good food

I had to go out to Amador to get the boat.It is not a bad ride I also got to see whales on the way... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2016
Salsero_723
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Atlanta, Georgia
Lovely place to relax in the pacific ocean

My husband and I went on a trip with Ferry Las Perlas and spent a great and fun day at this lovely... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2016
Catiuxca81
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Panama City, Panama
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9 Jun 2017
“Villa MONTECIELO Worst experience ever ! ”
1 Feb 2017
“the island nice, this center very poor”
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First time visitors to Panama alike with it's residents, let Contadora Concierge plan the perfect custom designed experience for those seeking the ultimate escape. After many years of living in tourism destinations and time living here on the...more
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Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

The Island was beautiful, but unfortunately we visited a Villa, that despite price, location, size etc was the worst experience we could have ever had...! Dirty, full of bugs, ripped couches, stained beds, empty cans everywhere, broken tables, rusty furniture, paint peeling off, stinky water,...More

2  Thank TheTwinTrotters
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Contadora is a nice island, with nice beaches. But this center is totally useless! They are closed most of the time, and cannot help tourist, especially stranded tourist, since Air Panama does not follow the established times for the airplanes to come in. I recommend...More

1  Thank PTYTraveler
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Terrible. Actually, there is no welcome center. The beaches are downbeat. It is a tourist trap. The service is terrible as well. I cannot think about a single thing that I've liked in Isla Contadora.

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Reviewed 9 September 2016

My husband and I went on a trip with Ferry Las Perlas and spent a great and fun day at this lovely Island. It was our first time and the beauty of this place is just indescribable. The color of the sea so peaceful, the...More

Thank Catiuxca81
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Love love the island one of the best places to visit. Relaxing and intriguing the glass bottom boat was a hoot.

Thank J_M_01
Reviewed 13 June 2016

My boyfriend and I spent one night at Isla Contadora. There were multiple beautiful beaches and we ate some great fresh fish. In addition, we went deep sea fishing one morning. Being completely transparent, I did not see a Welcome Center. The Island isn't very...More

Thank financiallyfitandfab
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I had to go out to Amador to get the boat.It is not a bad ride I also got to see whales on the way. The cost was $100.00 round trip at the time I went. They take credit cards, especially ones with the chip...More

1  Thank Salsero_723
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

It was a really nice vacation. Beautiful beaches. But everything is extremely expensive. They don't have a port, if you came with the ferry you have to go down to a boat. If you are young, it's not a problem, but it you are older...More

Thank Mima M
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Boat ride was about $96 round trip per person. Children's under 5 free. The point hotel had a beach view. Rooms were just ok. Hotel the Point needs lots of work. They shut off the water several times during the day. We found this out...More

2  Thank Laura M
Reviewed 25 February 2016

Im not sure why people ate reviewing this and saying its here. THERE IS NO VISITORS CENTER. people, please be honest with your reviews and photos. I think maybe the profiles for posters on this are made up? And...there is NOTHING on this is Island,...More

4  Thank Leigh-Traveler2015
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