Set in 400-acres of pure rainforest this secluded private island retreat offers you a tropical sanctuary. Each luxury beachfront casita is tucked away in palm groves with a private path straight to the ocean and 1.3 km of pristine beachfront on Playa Palenque. Each casita offers you the ultimate luxurious experience whilst allowing you to feel at one with the surrounding jungle. Shower under the stars in your open-air bath facilities, and relax in the tranquillity of your outdoor lounge area as the warm Pacific sea breeze rustles the lush green canopy above. Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of the jungle from the exotic birds to howler monkeys. Watch the sunrise as the dappled golden light reaches through the awning of rich flora. You will quickly discover private platforms and secluded spaces ideal for a moment’s meditation or yoga, amongst the coconut groves and palms.
Alternatively, the luxury beachfront villa estate blends effortlessly with the ancient trees that surround it. This oceanfront setting can house up to 14 guests, making it perfect for friends or family. After days spent kayaking, paddle boarding, hiking and exploring let the gentle lapping of waves on the beach lull you to sleep each night. Isla Palenque Las Rocas restaurant and bar gives stunning views out to sea, serving locally sourced sustainable and sophisticated Panamanian cuisine. With its vast ocean views, spot the majestic humpback whales on their annual migration and keep your eyes peeled for their newborn calves.
Head out on your own island hopping adventure in the calm warm waters of the Gulf of Chiriqui National Marine park. Dotted with dozens of untouched islands each decorated with towering palms, white sand beaches and coral reefs. Take a picnic basket of refreshments so you can spend the day swimming and snorkelling in the total solitude of your private island. Isla Palenque offers you the chance to discover a place of true natural beauty, while helping to protect that place for future generations. This treasured and beautiful island became a sacred site for ancient, pre-Columbian communities, with indigenous tribes calling it “Palenque”, meaning sanctuary. Let the natural beauty of this tropical paradise wash over you and experience ultimate luxury as you live in harmony with the local community and your natural surroundings.