|STAR RATING||Bed & Breakfast/ Ecolodge|
|LOCATION||Palmilla, Azuero Peninsula|
|IMPORTANT TO KNOW||
Heliconia Bed & Breakfast is close to several beaches, including Morillo Beach with great surfing spots, roughly 10 miles to the south. Explore Panama’s pristine and beautiful western Azuero coastline in the Veraguas Province. Heliconia Bed & Breakfast has comfortable accommodations next to the botanical gardens, and presents an ideal base for exploring nearby Coiba Island National Park, Cerro Hoya National Park and Cebaco Island. Birdwatching and other ecotourism activities are available in the area. The inhabitants of the nearby small fishing village of Malena are devoted to a conservation project, protecting the sea turtles which visit to lay their eggs here. A short distance to the south is Torio Beach, popular with the locals on weekends. You will find a wide beach with shallow, warm waters, safe for swimming. There are also a couple of restaurants not far from the beach.