El Otro Lado Panama

Located in a UNESCO World Heritage site 1h15 minutes from Panama International Airport is El Otro Lado, a tropical rainforest water-front private retreat in Portobelo Bay.

This unique and beautiful property has just five villas with a total of 8 bedrooms plus 2 lofts. Secluded virgin beaches are just a few minutes away where you can enjoy beach picnics, diving and snorkeling. Other activities include inshore fishing & paddle boarding, water skiing, kayaking, canoeing, Mangrove & river excursions, rainforest hiking, spa treatments, art workshops (painting & carving) & Portobelo History walk.


  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Continental Breakfast for two daily for duration of the stay
  • Complimentary lunch or dinner for up to two people per room, once during stay, excluding alcohol, taxes and gratuities
  • Carved Wooden Souvenir
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi