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Casita Rio Indio

Costa Arriba de Colon, between Portobelo y Nombre de Dios, Portobelo 90000, Panama
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

We stayed for three nights at Casita Rio Indio and were so sad when our stay there ended. We even tried to get our rental car for an extra day so that we could stay longer! If you're looking for a relaxing escape or an exciting jungle get away, this is the place. We stayed in two other hotels while... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

We stayed there for two nights and it was almost not necessary to leave and go anywhere else. The property is very quiet and when there is no one around you can hear the sounds of the jungle or spot all sorts of wildlife. We woke up to the beautiful song of a bird and during the night, the crickets... More 

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Peachland, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015 via mobile

The hosts, Seba & Annick are great hosts, along with Pascale. We stayed in the older cabins which were fine but they have built 2 new cabins which are beautiful. We had a good breakfast and an amazing dinner prepared by Annick who is practiced in French cuisine. Yummy! We went on a Caiman hunt and saw large and small... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

It is much better than whatever you can find in this area. The complete bathroom with hot water was a very nice surprise. Don't go to sleep late because the jungle wakes up soon. But then, the morning is magic.

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Gorges, Normandy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

We only spent one night there and regretted we had not booked for more time. It is such a peaceful and beautiful place, great transition for us between a cruise ship and a week in the bustling Panama City. We had no trouble finding it, simply gave the bus driver a piece of paper with the name and address when... More 

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Golfito, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

we had a very nice experience staying at the camping in casita del rio indio, at seba and annick's place! a very good place where you are in the nature, seeing many animals and enjoying the quietness and the shadow in the camping (and its kitchen!). good access by bus, nice vibes, a lot of respect of the people and... More 

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Sneek, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

A bit hard to find, but it was worth going there! You are all on your own (there were no other guest when we were there) in the jungle. You can cook yourself if you like (a bit dirty...) or you can have dinner cooked by the hosts. We had breakfast, which was ok. The beds are pretty dirty, so... More 

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Antwerp, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2012

seriously cool place and amazing hosts, they know the way around and are glad to share this information with you.... I ad the best time there, jam sessions till dawn, chilling to sound of the jungle on lazy afternoons, waking up to a tucanos dialogue, priceless!... its a walking distance to cold beer, to the nicest river, and with your... More 

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3 Thank tom_s_o_12
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2012 via mobile

This is an amazing little place on the edge of the jungle. It's very basic but the owners are very hospitable and while dozing in your hammack you can see monkey, parrot and lots of other annimals. If you want to feel one with nature, this is the place. Perfect base before sailing to Colombia.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2012

woow that was an amazing spot just 2 step from the jungle, rivers , i ve been chilling on my hammock all day , listening tucan, hurler monkey, frogs , if you would like to be away from the town , this is just a very good location , less and more 15km from portobelo , 10 from the nombre... More 

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