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San Blas Islands Big Orange Island “Narasgandub Dummad' Guna Yala

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4 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
17 guests
1 night minimum
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Discover Panama's best kept secret in San Blas Islands, a set of 365 Caribbean Islands for 365 days of sun. The Islands are owned by our Panamanian Natives 'The Gunas' who will be very keen to welcome you and share their culture. Enjoy our crystal clear water, beautiful sunshine, and white sand. Wake up in the morning to hear the waves of the Ocean and see a spectacular scenery from your room. A well hidden Paradise awaits you in this unforgettable trip that will give you memories for a lifetime. Narasgandub Dummad which in the Native language means 'Big Orange' is located in the Guna Yala region also known as San Blas. This Paradise on Earth offers a fantastic experience of the life in the Caribbean. With our fresh wind, crystal clear and warm water our Island has everything you need: in...Discover Panama's best kept secret in San Blas Islands, a set of 365 Caribbean Islands for 365 days of sun. The Islands are owned by our Panamanian Natives 'The Gunas' who will be very keen to welcome you and share their culture. Enjoy our crystal clear water, beautiful sunshine, and white sand. Wake up in the morning to hear the waves of the Ocean and see a spectacular scenery from your room. A well hidden Paradise awaits you in this unforgettable trip that will give you memories for a lifetime. Narasgandub Dummad which in the Native language means 'Big Orange' is located in the Guna Yala region also known as San Blas. This Paradise on Earth offers a fantastic experience of the life in the Caribbean. With our fresh wind, crystal clear and warm water our Island has everything you need: incredible white sanded beach, palm trees with coconut water, enough space for relaxing, hammocks, a spectacular marine life and corals. So be ready with your snorkelling equipment. We also rent snorkeling equipment, however they are upon availability. Our package includes: •Boat transportation from the port to your Paradise (roundtrip) •3 delicious meals per day: -Breakfast -Lunch -Dinner The meals (will be the catch of the day) The natives will normally serve what they have caught on the day and the menu is mainly based on rice, coconut, plantain, beans, vegetables and fresh seafood including fish, langouste, lobster, shrimps, big shrimps, octopus and others. •We will offer you a private cabin with a bed, a wardrobe and mosquito nets. They are comfortable and very fresh even during the day (The cabins are made by the natives in the 'Hut style' which is very basic and offers a unique experience of living the life as the natives do it in their day by day) We can arrange more beds in one cabin as requested. •Our Island is one of the fewest that has clean and fresh water for taking a shower, also we have basic but proper and clean toilets. •Our Island has a power generator that is used after 6 pm to provide light at night and for you to charge your laptops, cameras and portable devices.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
The tax to get inside the San Blas Region. is not included as well as any beverages. We normally sell Water, Sodas and Beer however we recommend you bring your own drinks especially water. There is no fee for bringing your own drinks. We have basic and shared Bathrooms please remember San Blas is 'rustic' but thats the beauty of it! However, there is always someone taking care of the cleanliness of the toilets and we are one of the fewest Islands that offer fresh water for a nice shower.
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2 Full baths
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About the Owner
Jonathan P
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Rate:94%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:May 2017
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Reviewed 9 January 2020

The stay on this little gem was the most wonderful thing I have ever done. Jonathan, who arranged our stay, was most helpful. The Guna gentlemen that staffed the island were very friendly and helpful at every turn. They presented us with every need we...More

Date of stay: December 2019
Thank Greg F
Reviewed 16 July 2019

Every aspect of this trip was very well planned, from the hostel pickup in the morning, to the boat ride to the island, to the tour to the indigenous community. I went with my girlfriend and my parents and we stayed in two of the...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Sasha P
Reviewed 6 July 2019

Booking this trip through Jonathan is super easy and convenient. All travel and food is taken care of allowing you to relax and enjoy. We were picked up around 5.30am and were on the island at 10am the who journey was very smooth and we...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Linda P
Reviewed 19 February 2018

We spend only one night on Narasgandub Dummad island due to our thight schedule in Panama but we will always remember how beautiful this place is. Our host Jonatha provided all information required to get into and came back from island and also helped with...More

Date of stay: February 2018
1  Thank 644micha_l
Reviewed 3 December 2017

To start, Jonathan is amazing. I speak no Spanish and he arranged the entire trip for me and my two young children. He arranged a car to pick me up at our hotel in Panama City to take us to the coast, he got us...More

Date of stay: November 2017
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

Our experience in san blas was awesome! The cabins were just as I expected, they are rustic but very cozy and clean. Toilets were always clean and tidy, not a 5 star hotel toilet but clean. The food was out of this world, we were...More

Date of stay: June 2017
3  Thank sarah-ayse
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

The experience I’ve had with this Island has been by far one of the greatest Ive ever had. I totally had no idea about how easy was it for me to visit paradise, especially with so well organized people like this Islands staff. They made...More

Date of stay: June 2017
2  Thank Jknt D
Jonathanpeel, VR Owner at San Blas Islands Big Orange Island “Narasgandub Dummad' Guna Yala, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Thank you very much! I am very glad to hear such wonderful words. My goal of offering you the best Caribbean experience was achieved and I am very grateful you have let me know that! Come back soon!

Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile
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Date of stay: July 2017
Reviewed 12 October 2017
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Date of stay: October 2017
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
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About the neighbourhood
All the Island is yours, you can access all the facilities as well as walking around the whole Island. This is a medium sized Island with a walk that can take around 20 to 30 minutes.
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Facilities available: •Voleibol net •Snorkelling equipment (upon availability) for rent •2 Public Toilets as well as fresh water •Power generator that will be turned on after 6 pm so you can have some light at night and you are able to charge your cameras, mobiles, laptops and other portable devices. •Feel free to set a bonfire at night, it is a great idea to share with family and friends •There are tours to other Islands available for an additional fee. You can always ask the captain about them. Tours to other Islands includes an Island called 'Natural Pool' that is an island that has disappeared due to Global Warming and have created a natural pool with a variety of marine life.
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