Welcome to Urraca Private Island
The lodge offers the visitor something truly different. Not only are we located on a secluded private island in the remote Eastern part of Bocas del Toro Archipelago, but we do offer a real ecotourism adventure. Our 5 bungalows are distributed on the shores of the islet. Enjoy fine dining, fresh catch of the day like lobster of fresh fish, rest in your bungalow that is fed by rain water ( freshwater ) and powered by solar panels. Go swimming in one of the natural pools around the island, or explore the wildlife, like species of monkey and our very own native Kinkajou.
You can enjoy several tours while staying with us. One of the most popular trips is going to the Zapatilla Cays, two protected and secluded pristine island with white sand beaches, clear water for snorkeling and enchanting palm trees. You can explore the infamous Escudo de Veraguas Island, situated a few hours by boat from the lodge, or you can experience more local activities, like fishing with the local indigenous, snorkel, go visit Bocas del Tor town, or simply enjoy the time of resting while experiencing cultural and nature activities that only we offer.
The local indigenous Ngöbes are an important part of the lodge activities. Go explore the mangrove forests with our dedicated local captain and guide, an ecosystem extremely interesting and different. Enjoy the local food, a totally new experience, swim in the crystal clear Caribbean Sea, go snorkel every day or come and discover the cozy surroundings by canoe. Urraca is definitely a unique lodge, where services and facilities combine with unique experiences, unforgettable memories of the of the last eco and cultural lodges.
Why Urraca Private Island ?
Private Island Experience
You will enjoy the unique Experience of being on a pristine, remote and private little island amidst the tropical Caribbean of Panama.
Enjoy exploring nature, the local indigenous lifestyle and great culinary specialties, typical of this blessed region of Bocas del Toro.
Incredible authentic tours
We go far beyond the typical touristy activities. You can enjoy fishing with the locals, wildlife tours or truly amazing boat expeditions.
Rustic elegance, native lifestyle
Although rustic on purpose, the enhance the traditional native island lifestyle, Urraca Private Island also offers comfort, great service and facilities.
Reasons you should stay with Us
Our stay at Urraca Private Island has been the best Experience we have ever had. The experience surpassed our expectations, not only the setting, location and the island, but also the unforgettable friendly smiles from the owner and the people working with or around the lodge.