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New York City, USA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were infatuated by the idea of a "private island", which left us completely unprepared for the experience. In fact, the Urraca Private Island is not very private nor is it really an island. If you don't like camping, you might not enjoy yourself here either. Don't get me wrong. This is a truly unique destination. I don't think you'll...

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Sandrine111, Propriétaire at Urraca Private Island, responded to this review

Hi Bryan, Thank you for your comment, these help us to continue to offer an excellent service and allows us to Make correctionsf if necessary. When our guests really Would like a lot of intimacy like you, our family bungalow is perfect, unfortunately during your stay, this one wasn't available, so I offered you our last bungalow which has only...

Tavares, Florida
Reviewed 4 January 2017

My husband and I stayed at Urraca for our honeymoon for four nights, as part of a week-long vacation in Panama. There are just not words to express how special a place Francine has created. The "island" is really just a mangrove, or cluster of trees rising out of the ocean. Huts and common areas are connected by decked walkways....

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Tavares, Florida
Reviewed 4 January 2017

My wife found Urraca online and after reading the reviews she booked our trip there. While she had read everything she could find and had looked at tons of photos, I hadn't really paid a lot of attention to where we were going. Since it was our honeymoon, we knew we wanted something intimate. We wanted to go somewhere we...

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Reviewed 5 December 2016

We were fortunate to spend 4 nights at Urraca and wish we had stayed for our entire vacation. Upon our arrival in Bocas Del Toro, her boat captain was waiting for us as promised and took us on a very scenic ride to the island. It was a truly wonderful experience. Words are difficult to find for such an amazing...

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Reviewed 25 October 2016

We only went for a day trip to see the monkeys, but next time we will stay for longer. The monkeys, mangrove, and Francine were amazing. Francine was a lovely hostess who shared her little bit of paradise with us. A wonderful experience. I would highly recommend visiting.

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Ellensburg, Washington
Reviewed 21 September 2016

It was a complete privilege to stay at Urraca and get to know Francine, the wonderful host. Her hospitality is truly heartwarming and she will make your stay completely memorable through phenomenal meals made from local ingredients (often pulled directly out of the ocean mere hours before it's on your plate), and her deep knowledge of the surrounding communities and...

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Province of Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Food: excellent. Ambience: magical. Service: fantastic. What can I say? Francine and the local staff and the monkeys (!!!) combine to make this one of the most amazing vacations I've ever had. You will never regret it.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 6 July 2016

4 friends and I came to Urraca and were blown away. Francine was wonderful. We happened to be the only guests that night so she gave us the option of having multiple huts or stay together in the larger hut in the back. We took the latter because it had a bar below and a private dock. The food was...

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Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Uracca is by far one of the best vacation experiences my husband and I have ever had. Delicious balanced fresh seafood meals, water so clear u can see the coral from your porch. Francine is so hospitable and part of the community there. Also the monkeys are a special experience and it is so cool being able to interact with...

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Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for the perfect vacation, Urraca private island is the place!!! I was dreaming to visit the Maldives islands but not anymore. Urraca private island is an extraordinary, peaceful, private, beautiful and relaxing place! I've been there with my boyfriend for 2 nights and we've enjoyed every moment ( I would recommend more than 2 nights though.)...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Urraca Private Island it is a perfect place for a family getaway or for romance - it is a place to relax and enjoy the island lifestyle most of people dreamed about without ever been able to encounter it. The excellent cuisine of Urraca Private Idland features food freshly cook especially for you. Our fish and seafood are the catch of the day and they are dressed for your dining pleasure with great care. We cook with our heart. Urraca the sweetness of total nature environment with quality and luxury approach. Is it for you? ... more   less 

Additional Information about Urraca Private Island

Address: Ile Privee | Near Isla Popa, Isla Popa PA, Panama
Region: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Popa
Price Range: €154 - €300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Urraca Private Island 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“All of the huts are amazing and right over the water.”
  • Sunrise as viewed from my bed in our hut
 of 5 bubbles 583heatherg, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“You are in the middle of the Caribbean on a mangrove, so every room has an amazing view.”
 of 5 bubbles charlottegJ9126DO, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Couple/single or family/friends option”
 of 5 bubbles 821biankat, 10 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Most of the time of our stay the wifi didn't work.”
 of 5 bubbles Zirde, 8 Mar 2015 | Read review
“All of the rooms are good. I don't see an advantage of one over another.”
 of 5 bubbles MorganPaar, 25 Mar 2014 | Read review
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