FAQ

How can I book my stay?

Please click here to reserve a room or contact us regarding any questions about your bookings.

Do you offer a discount for a group of people?

Depends on how many days you stay and how many people you are, we are happy to offer you a discount. Please contact us regarding your bookings.

How do I get there?

The cheapest way is coming here by bus. Check how to get there for more detailed information. If you would like to avoid any hassle we are happily to organize a pick-up from the airport to Guanico.

How far is the beach?

The beach is by car only 4 min away. If you don't have a car, we could give you a ride. No worry!

How do we get around there?

There are Taxi in Tonosi, so if you need to go to Cambutal ($25) or Playa Venao ($35), we can call a Taxi for you. However, we also offer a round trip to these places including surf-guiding. Check here for more information.

Do we provide a restaurant service?

Yes, we do. We provide breakfast at 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM at a cost of $6. Dinner is offered after 7:00 PM at a cost ranging $8-15.

Are there any other local restaurant around?

At the beach there is one local restaurant that serves several seafood dish. For more variety of restaurants you have to go to Cambutal or Venao.

I am Vegetarian/Vegan, will I find the food I need?

If you decide to cook for yourself, there will no problems eating vegetarian or vegan. In Tonosi there are lots of places where you can find a variety of vegetables and fruits. Besides that at the supermarket you can basically find any basic ingredients.

However, if you decide to go to a local restaurant there might be some difficulties ordering vegetarian or vegan dishes.

If you decide to dine with us, just please let us know. We are happy to rerange the menu for you.

I am allergic to Gluten, will I be able to find ingredients that are glutenfree?

In Tonosi unfortunately you can't find ingredients that are glutenfree. However, in Panama City and Chitre at Riba Smith Supermarket you may find the ingredients you need.

So, if you still have empty space in the luggage, maybe it's better to bring some glutenfree ingredients you need.

Do you provide Internet?

Due to the change of service provide in Guanico, the internet service is quite bad around here. The best way to receive Internet is to buy a local simcard (Claro) and purchase a Internet package. It costs $15 for 2GB valid 30 days.

What if I have never surfed before?

No problem! We provide surf lessons for absolute beginners including the board rental. We also offer surf packages, if you would like to stay with us for a longer period. Check here for more information, or contact us.

Are there any dangerous bugs or animal that I need to know of?

Particularly there are no any dangerous animals around. However, there are sometimes small scorpions that can sting but they are not venomous. Thus, please empty your shoes before slipping in.
At the beach during the nightfall there are small sand fleas called Chitras. When they sting you it could get worse than a mosquito bites. If you are not allergic, you will be fine.

Are there around hospital, if anything happens?

Let's hope, nothing dangerous will happen. But if it does, luckily there is a hospital in Tonosi that it's even for free.

What is neccessary to bring?

● Bikinis
● Flip flop
● Oil (the only thing that helps a little for avoiding the chitra-bits)
● Mosquitos spray
● Wax for your board
● Beach towel
● First-aid kit