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Urraca Private Island bungalows
Urraca Private Island bungalows
Hammack over the water
Bar over  the water
Bahia Azul excursion
Activitie at Urraca Private Island
Mamatata activitie
Fiber activitie with Ngöbes women
Fisherman Ngöbe
Indian Ngöbe
Indian Ngöbe in Cayuco
Sloth  at Bats cave
Touti, our friend
Quiso our kinkajoo friend

Urraca Private Island, in the heart of the Caribbean
…if you’re looking for paradise
…if you’re looking for history
…right in the heart of the Caribbean

This island, where mangroves are surrounded by a green-hued sea, with nourishing marine plant life, phosphorescent waters, and protective coral reefs, will offer you a panoramic view of the Cayos Zapatillas, a site much treasured by true lovers of natural beauty.

Specialities and Highlights

We are located on Isla Tigre, in an authentic locale, near a community of Ngöbe Indians. This experience stands as a true immersion into the cultural world of the Ngöbe but also a holiday in one of the hidden gems of the Bocas del Toro region. We offer a variety of  excursions ranging from snorkeling, fishing,etc.

Hours Open

The resort is open 24 hours a day but booking must be made before arrival.

Seasons Open


Actions taken to promote environmental or social sustainability
  • The resort was built by the Ngöbe indians with their traditional techniques.
  • Ngöbe indians are also employed by the resort, providing for them a place of employment and economic viability.
  • Solar panels provide all our energy needs, which is an added benefit for the environment and the ecosystem.

For More Information, Contact:

Francine Roy

507 66682027 · toll-free 514 4189338

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Latitude: 9.182613000
Longitude: -82.084487000
Elevation: 0 FT (0 M)
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