The hotel boat transported more people than there were life jackets on board. All baggage is placed under a plastic tarp and be warned that if sea is rough or the tide is high you will get wet and those on the sides and in the front will be drenched. We were shocked with the poor conditions of the place. There was a washed up boat refrigerator near the landing and discarded plastic bottles. There are different bed arrangements in the rooms and though the rooms are not very clean and the bathroom shower head is a pipe of cold water there are private bathrooms. The walls are 3/4 brick with braided palms on the upper which does not filter the light or noise from adjoining rooms. Try to get an end room if possible therefore you have only 1 neighbor. The sheets are very old and do not stay on the mattress. There is no way to lock the bedroom doors so I chose to carry my camera and wallet. The menu is the same every meal but the ingredients are fresh and we were served cabbage slaw, rice, fish, chicken, or octopus. The hotel boat takes you to a different island everyday for swimming. There is a nice swimming area and the runway is not being used and a great place to walk at night and enjoy the stars. The owner speaks English and the Kuna extended family live on site. Everyone is very friendly and the ladies can share their knowledge of needlework and beading. The generator runs from 4pm to 10 am. In summary this is a very primitive living condition and it is as close to living in a Kuna village as you can get.
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