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The Canal and Central Panama Hotels

Sunset Cabins


  • Great location
  • Inexpensive
  • Scuba diving and snorkeling


  • Basic rooms
  • Limited service

Updated 08/12/2012

Fodor's Review

This dive resort owned by Scuba Panama, the country's biggest dive company, has decent rooms in a lovely coastal setting at very low rates, making it a good option for budget travelers who can do without a lot of service. Accommodations range from dorm rooms to bungalows; the second-floor "single" rooms—small but colorful, with ocean views and narrow balconies—are comfortable enough, but spring for a cabaña (bungalow), which cost just $10 more, and offer much more space and privacy. Large trees shade the ample grounds, and there's a gazebo atop some boulders over the water. The resort has a full dive center and inexpensive trips like snorkeling to Isla Mogotes. The tiny, open-air restaurant serves breakfast and a limited menu, but there's better food down the road.

Hotel Information


6 km (3 mi) before Portobelo on left, Portobelo, Panama


507-448–2147; 507-261–3841-in Panama

Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • 6 rooms, 5 cabañas
  • Rate includes No meals

Updated 08/12/2012

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