Snoozy Sloth Cabin on bioluminescent bay

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Hut hosted by Ulrich And Elisabeth

  1. 2 guests
  2. 1 bedroom
  3. 1 bed
  4. 1 bath
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Private waterfront cabin with one luxurious king-sized bed and dock with spectacular views of our coral-filled bay. The room is totally screened in for comfort, but doors open to a private outdoor toilet, sink, and shower. When night falls, sparkling bioluminescent waters makes this cabin seem like it's out of a fairy tale. A flourishing coral reef aligns the whole property for snorkeling, kayak or SUP expeditions! Please read the “Other things to note” section so you know what to expect!

The space
Welcome to our jungle paradise! CocoVivo sits on the Southern tip of Isla San Cristobal in the Bocas Del Toro Archipelago, a pristine paradise untouched by roads. Nestled between the magic of the jungle and the spectacular beauty of a coral reef, CocoVivo is an eco-conscious paradise where guests can connect with the beauty and biodiversity of the Bocas while still indulging in maximum relaxation. In each of our waterfront cabins, nature is right at your doorstep. Prepare to fall asleep to the sound of bioluminescent waters lapping beneath you and wake up to magical sunrises and sloths hanging out in the mangroves just feet from your window.

Our private cabins are all within five minutes walk of our communal Reef Center which is the gathering place for guests and staff alike. At the Reef Cabin, you’ll find free snorkel equipment, kayaks and standup paddleboards, hammocks, a diving board, lounge space, and our communal dining table where guests can enjoy mouth-watering meals prepared by our private chefs. Our menu features innovative fusion dishes with ingredients grown right here on the property. At the Reef Center, you can also fill up on drinking water, help yourself to fresh fruit, and purchase cold sodas and beers. A perfect place for co-working, the Reef Cabin also has the strongest wifi signal on the property.

Magical encounters with flora and fauna are a daily occurrence here at CocoVivo, including…
ANIMALS: Sloths, howler monkeys, kinkajous, frogs, dogs, and dolphins.
PLANTS: CocoVivo got started as a reforestation project 18 years ago, and today the forest is flourishing. Keep an eye out for coconuts, avocados, many varieties of bananas, pineapples, mangos, biriba, soursop, water apple, guava, limes, and many, many more.

Bookings for larger groups (up to 16 people) and yoga retreats are possible via:
http://www.airbnb.com/h/eco-retreat

Where you'll sleep

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1 king bed

What this place offers

Waterfront
Wifi
Pets allowed
Washer
Backyard
Dedicated workspace
Long term stays allowed
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Where you’ll be

Isla Cristóbal, Panama

This neighborhood is WILD!

You really become PART of the eco-system when you stay at The Tropical Island Jungle Retreat.

We take sharing this paradise very seriously and we want to keep it comfortable for our animal neighbors too. The Fish, the Dolphins, the Sloths, the Howler Monkeys, the Herons, the Parrots, the kinkajous and the Iguanas were all here before us, and luckily still are. Please remember to bring bio-degradable soaps and bug sprays, and to be conscious of the trash you bring on site.

Hosted by Ulrich And Elisabeth

  1. Joined in June 2011
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We love exploring the world and its people, ideas, and minds. In 2002, while driving from California to Patagonia, Ulrich fell in love with Bocas del Toro and bought a semi-abandoned cattle farm on the shore of a remote tropical island. Together with locals, we planted thousands of trees, all native species, to help offset the CO2 emissions my travels have produced, to restore the degraded environment, and to give future generations access to the beautiful hardwood lumber that used to be plentiful in Bocas. Now that we have restored the land to a healthy, balanced ecosystem, together with some amazing friends, we set up a unique eco retreat, an experiment in combining the inspiring experience of raw nature and life in the tropics with amenities that make the place accessible for adventurous spirits who want to experience a different lifestyle, for days, weeks, or month. Come visit!
We love exploring the world and its people, ideas, and minds. In 2002, while driving from California to Patagonia, Ulrich fell in love with Bocas del Toro and bought a semi-abandon…

During your stay

We are on site to keep jungle life comfortable.

Two hosts will be living on site, to answer all your questions about off the grid living, and to cook your meals. We employ the local people to help us with maintenance, building and cleaning.

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Check-in: Flexible
Checkout: 10:00 AM
Pets are allowed

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