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    Yandup Island Lodge

    Playon Chico | Kuna Yala, 0838, Panama
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    • Excellent70%
    • Very good22%
    • Average5%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “playon chico” (50 reviews)
    “seafood” (41 reviews)
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    Beachfront
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 22 March 2012

    Although my friend and I only stayed 24 hours (yes unfortunately flight was delayed so it was very sad when we had to leave), we loved every second of it. If we could have re-scheduled we would have stayed another 2 to 3 nights. We...More

    Thank scldn2hk
    Reviewed 21 March 2012

    The lodge is on an islet of its own, 10 minutes from Playon Chico. The setting is beautiful and the rooms are just right - spacious, clean and over the lapping water. The establishment has fantasic potential, but it is not well run. Considering the...More

    5  Thank tnbms162016
    Reviewed 19 March 2012

    I must admit, as compared to other reviewers here, I was there for 5 nights, so I was exposed to the island a bit more than necessary and this might have influenced my opinion. I took this vacation as an affordable and closer surrogate to...More

    2  Thank oaxaca2
    Response from Yandup, Propietario at Yandup Island LodgeResponded 24 March 2012

    Dear guests, We apologize for any inconvenience caused to you and would like to clarify some points you've shared with us, because some of these are misinformed statements. We don’t pretend to be like Tahiti, it’s not our goal and we are sure we’re far...More

    Reviewed 16 March 2012

    The Yandup Island Lodge met my expectations and was a fantastic time. The staff was there upon our landing at the airport and quickly shuffled us to the dugout canoe to get us off to the resort. They showed us around the small island and...More

    3  Thank jamesmichael7
    Reviewed 16 March 2012

    Excellent team, everybody wanting to help and serve you the best way. The private beach is nice even though with not that much sand (this may occur in other places in san blas as well as in other caribbean places). Exclusive places, few people, very...More

    1  Thank Cristina Brasileira
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    • US$ 120 - US$ 210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 10
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    • Panama >
    • Guna Yala Region >
    • San Blas Islands
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    • Yandup Island Hotel San Blas Islands
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    ships99
    21 March 2017|
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    Response from QDC | Reviewed this property |
    - I don't recall the price I paid, but the price is listed on their website - there is no bar, but there is an open air restaurant where you can ask for beer. I don't know if they have other alcohol. I recommend you buy a... More
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    20 December 2016|
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    Response from OliverE77 | Reviewed this property |
    The main problem is Air Panama's website which seems to be impossible to reach from abroad. But the lodge can make the arrangements if you ask them. Expect to pay around $150 rt
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    29 September 2016|
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    Response from xioma56 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi there, there are 2 fans in the room that were sufficient for us. The cabin being on the water gets a nice breeze.
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    "The overwater family bungalow is the only room without an open ocean view. Other rooms might have better..."
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    "The ocean-side bungalows are best - the breeze and view are fantastic. Overwater bungalows have no breeze."
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    "I personally wouldn´t spend the extra money for a bungalow on stilts - you are close enough to the water..."
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    "Over the water."
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