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5 guests
4 beds
1.5 shared baths
5 guests
4 beds
1.5 shared baths
This is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.
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100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
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One of the best kept secrets of Bocas Del Toro, the Reef Cabin is your own slice of paradise. Situated above the southern reef of remote Isla San Cristobal, you can enjoy the unique adventure activities of off the grid- living. Fully engage with nature while enjoying the comforts of rustic charm.



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103 Reviews

Inge User Profile
April 2018
This place is just the right blend of lounging in hammocks, easy snorkeling, walking hip deep in water through the jungle, magical food (I have truly no idea how they do it), and great company. A true delight.
Katie User Profile
March 2018
If you're looking for relaxation and adventure, this is your place! Ulrich and Carmen were so so sweet and helpful. Easily my favorite hosts I've ever met. BEAUTIFUL location, tons of stuff to do. Delicious smoothies. Clear water. Very secluded. Would go again. :)
Brian User Profile
March 2018
Great get away and we had an awesome time exploring the reefs around the house! Thanks!
Elizabeth User Profile
December 2017
Bottom line: there are better, cheaper places also on Isla Cristobal as well as on Bocas Island, give them a look. They may not be as slick with their photos/marketing, but I can assure you that in-person they are much better. We left early - our rooms (diving board and reef c…
Ulrich User Profile
Response from Ulrich:
Glad we found you a better place to stay! I guess we attract only first time off-grid travelers. :)
December 2017
Christine User Profile
July 2017
This was by far the best getaway my husband and I have ever experienced! For our 20 year anniversary, we were looking for something off the beaten path, and we wanted more comfort than camping but nothing like a resort or tourist magnet. This experience was perfect, and offered f…
Ulrich User Profile
Response from Ulrich:
Its because of people like you that we love our job! Cant wait to meet the kiddos next time! hugs!
July 2017
Melissa User Profile
July 2017
The reef cabin is a unique spot which allows one to relax in a secluded location amongst nature. The water off of the main dock is super clear and the reef is truly something spectacular to have access to whenever you wish. We spent quite a bit of time swimming and snorkeling wit…
Sarah User Profile
April 2017
Our stay at CocoVivo with Lazare and Carmen was amazing. It was truly a relaxing little paradise. The activities were great- we saw a sloth while walking around the property, and there was snorkeling literally right off the deck with better snorkeling than we saw anywhere else…

Hosted by Ulrich

Bocas del Toro District, PanamaJoined in June 2011
Ulrich User Profile
457 Reviews
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Ulrich is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
We're a group of entrepreneurs, scientists and artists who are all about new ideas and innovation, and sharing ideas with others. We go to TED, we co-organize BIL, we start companies, and we clean up space debris.
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