Oceanfront and overwater cabins in a stunningly picturesque setting.

STAR RATING Ecolodge
LOCATION  Private island close to Playon Chico, San Blas Archipelago
HIGHLIGHTS
  All meals included
  Two day tours per day included
  Picturesque island getaway
  Oceanfront and overwater cabins
IMPORTANT TO KNOW
  • Rustic and cultural experience

 

Yandup Lodge offers 4 seafront and 6 overwater cabins in a stunningly picturesque setting, perfectly situated on a small private Island surrounded by coral reef and crystal-clear turquoise waters. There is a small white sandy beach area with shaded structures to truly enjoy this area. Go for a swim or rent snorkeling gear to observe the areas true beauty.

This family-owned lodge near the Playon Chico community in Guna Yala offers tours to the rain forest, river, mangroves, waterfall, Ukupseni (Playon Chico) community, cemetery and to other uninhabited islands with palm trees and white sand beaches.

Swim, snorkel, try your hand at traditional fishing or explore the Archipelago in one of the lodge’s traditional Guna canoes. Indulge in the possibly freshest seafood you will ever have had in the overwater restaurant built in traditional island style, and at night relax in one of the comfortable and spacious cabins (Choose between overwater or seafront location), 24 hour electricity powered by solar panels, 360 ° balcony, ceiling fans and hammocks.

The Guna staff at Yandup will help you make your stay as easy and comfortable as possible. Also they are eager to make you understand and learn about the islands and their inhabitants, as well as the local wildlife. Visiting Yandup is a unique experience, getting you back into touch with nature and with yourself.

Yandup is situated in the Comarca Guna Yala, territory inhabited by the Guna indigenous community. The Guna are very conscious of their unique traditions and crafts and it is a great experience to be allowed to visit this community.