As seen on the leading modern architecture site, Dwell! Casa Sur is half of Casa Comunal, a home on the Caribbean beachfront. It shares a roof and entryway room with Casa Norte, our other listing, but separated by 2 sliding walls for total privacy. Lush gardens, fruit bearing trees, designed for surfers, snorkelers, yogis, with a massive deck & private sand beach. Mid-Century interior designs handcrafted by local artisans, stunning textiles, a sustainable rain water catchment system and more.
Casa Comunal has been featured on the leading modern architecture magazine/blog, Dwell!
Casa Comunal is a large beachfront property comprised of Casa Sur and Casa Norte, two distinct rentals divided by an large entryway room with two walls that slide shut for total separation and privacy*. The Casa Sur portion features:
-Interior space: 95 sq. meters (1,017 sqft)
-Covered exterior deck space: 53 sq. meters (241 sqft)
2 Bedrooms and 2 Bathrooms including...
-1 master bedroom with king bed** and ensuite bathroom with oversized concrete bathtub
-1 guest bedroom with king bed** that separates into 2 twins upon request
-1 couch (sleeps one person)
-1 kitchen with propane powered stove with oven. No microwave.
-Large windows throughout, oriented to maximize cross breeze. A ceiling fan and a floor fan in each bedroom. All windows have screens to keep out the bugs.
-Rainwater catchment system
-Gray water irrigation
-Organic exotic fruit-bearing trees. Help yourself!
-LED dimmable bulbs throughout
*Please refer to the floorplan. For additional info and photos, please visit casacomunalpanama_dot_com. To rent Casa Norte (3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms) or Casa Comunal in its entirety (5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms), please visit our other AirBnb listings here:
Casa Norte: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/8941617
Casa Comunal- Entire House: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/8941660
**All king beds can be pulled apart into two twins to accommodate up to 5 guests in a variety of configurations.
GUESTS OF CASA SUR WILL SHARE WITH GUESTS OF CASA NORTE...
-An entryway room for storing surfboards and shoes.
-The private grounds: 1,213 sq. meters (1/3 acre) including lush gardens & exotic fruit-bearing trees.
-A private beachfront including a sandy beach: 56 meters (184 feet)
Общение с гостями
Our manager will be available via (SENSITIVE CONTENTS HIDDEN). A cell phone will provided be provided for the duration of your stay so you can contact him/her as needed. For your convenience, a list of helpful contacts such as taxi drivers and various local restaurants will be provided.
-Island Etiquette: The locals build their community off of conversation and communication and we highly recommend building a connection with whomever you may interact, especially our lovely maintenance and cleaning staff. Wave, smile and be friendly and they surely will do the same. Help us break the gringo barrier!
-Bocas is a remote island and while the local utility companies try their best, water scarcity and power outages can occasionally occur. We also do our best to make your stay comfortable when those issues arise, so please be sure to contact Angie and/or Ezequiel (our caretaker) right away if you encounter any such problem. We provide a house cell phone for this specific purpose so that you can make a call even if power and wifi go out. The sooner you inform us of an issue, the sooner we can start working on getting it fixed!
-Do not remove keys from locks except those you were given at check-in.
Check-in is at 3pm, Check-out is at 10am. Please ask if you need an exception.
-When there are waves in front, they break very powerfully over a sharp reef. Enter the water at your own risk. Surfing there is for EXPERTS ONLY.
-The reef is sharp and fragile. If you walk on it, do so cautiously and tread lightly.
-Use outdoor shower to rinse sandy clothes, sandals, bodies and gear before entering the house or using the indoor showers.
-Minimize toilet paper thrown into the toilet; and all feminine products go in the trash.
-Do not wear tinted sunscreens or tanning oils while on indoor furniture or bedding.
-Don’t sit on indoor furniture while wet.
-No cigarette smoking inside. You may smoke outside but please collect your cigarette butts and throw them in the trash to keep the property clean.
-Turn off all lights and fans before leaving the home.
-Only turn on the outdoor fans if you are under them.
-We try to use only the fresh rain water in our containers rather than the central water supply so please conserve water!
-Quiet hours start at 11pm as a courtesy to your neighbors.
-For your own safety, lock all doors when absent or at night.
-Don’t leave laptops or other valuables outside or inside in plain view while unattended.
-Store wet surfboards on the racks in the triangular entryway room or dry them first before bringing them into the house. Don’t put them on the furniture.
-Removing your shoes and leave them in the triangular entryway room.
-All books and records are at your disposal but must be returned at the end of your stay.