Panama Beachfront Surf Resort

  • $1,850,000
Panama, Playa Guánico Abajo, 2, Panama


This Panama Beachfront Surf Resort is located right in front of its own world-class surf spot. This is a plug-and-play surf, yoga and fish resort. Known for its perfect location in front of a super fun surf spot and proximity to national parks. There is a certain zen feeling over the entire resort as guests come and go doing yoga, going surfing, SUP or fishing, biking and hiking; and so much more!

With 56 meters of beachfront, south-facing coverage, and views of the pacific ocean, visitors and locals alike enjoy the sunny days on the terrace, cooling off in the pool, or eating in the restaurant and bar.

Highly Successful Business

The business has been operating for over 9 years by European owners. This Panama Beachfront Surf Boutique Hotel and Hostel is well integrated into both the local, US, and European markets. It is considered one of the top properties for international surfing destinations. This is a unique opportunity to secure beachfront land directly on the surf spot for one of the most attractive sports. This is a rare opportunity and the area is developing fast.

The property is connected with on-grid electricity, public water, internet, and credit card payment processing. The Panama Beachfront Surf Boutique Hotel and Hostel for sale is totally accessible by car. Public Transport from Panama City to the resort is safe and well-coordinated (4 ½ – 5 hrs). A district hospital, pharmacy, and bank are reachable in 15 minutes by car (Tonosi).

A Variety of Room Types

The Panama Beachfront Surf Boutique Hotel and Hostel can accommodate guests looking for a variety of different lodging configurations. The surf resort has both hostel and private room options for individual comfort levels. This includes a fully equipped yoga/meditation room (with AC and mirror wall) and an outdoor yoga platform connected with the pool and the pool lounge. There are also 2 lounges with ocean and pool views. There are ample parking spaces on the compound for guests.

  • 6 standard rooms with AC (4 with en-suite bathrooms, 3 with ocean views).
  • Family room (with 8 beds and AC).
  • Bamboo-inn-dorm (with 6 beds, shower, kitchen and bathroom).
  • Luxurious pacific apartment with ocean and valley view (56 m2, fully equipped with bathroom and kitchen, AC).
  • Luxurious pacific room with ocean and valley view (36 m2, bathroom, AC).
  • All rooms have their own balcony (except the family room and dorm).
  • The Pacific apartment and/or the pacific room can be used by owner or rented out to customers.

Manager and Staff Quarters

The manager’s apartment is a shared room for staff with an individual room for the manager/chef (with AC).  The kitchen is divided into two sections with two individual storage rooms. There is a separate storage room for the bar and a storage room for tools. The laundry is located in a separate room. Storage space for surf and SUP equipment is available on the platform with table tennis and pool billiard.

Resident Hotel Manager and Volunteer Staff

The property has a well-trained resident hotel manager that is fluent in 4 different languages with a staff comprised of both paid and volunteers. The online booking system is connected with all relevant booking channels and a credit card payment facility (e-commerce). This automated system allows the owner to live remotely.

Natural Well Water Source

The surf resort was built on one of the few natural well water sources on the beach and can produce its own water at approximately 84 gallons per minute.

Room for Expansion with Panama Corporation

The property is owned by a Panamanian corporation. This provides access to further expansion. This Panama Beachfront Surf Boutique Hotel and Hostel is located in the business zone and afforded certain benefits. This resort is sold turnkey with all government permits in place along with the following:

  • Land
  • Permits
  • 26 feet fishing boat with 2 engines
  • Equipment
    • More than 50 surfboards, SUPs, kayaks and other water toys
  • Supplies
  • Infrastructure
  • Furniture
  • Bank account
  • E-commerce
  • Website
  • Facebook / Instagram


  • Commercial property
  • Ocean front bar and terrace
  • First class surf spot right in front of the property
  • Ocean front restaurant
  • Direct beach access
  • Ocean front Hostel
  • NO 4×4 required – Accessible by car with parking on the compound
  • Ocean front restaurant
  • Ocean front Hostel
  • Absentee owner opportunity
  • Fully connected (grid, public water, internet, bank)
  • Access with car and public transportation
  • Surf spot
  • Surf rentals
  • Yoga (indoor and outdoor)
  • Own water solution
  • Off-grid solution
  • Potential for further development
  • Increasing market potential – limited surf destinations worldwide with still empty line-ups
  • Natural parks, biodiversity


  • Pool
  • Lounges
  • Staff quarters
  • Generous storage room
  • Generous kitchen space
  • Owner’s quarters
  • City Guanico Abajo
  • State/county Los Santos Province
  • Country Panama


Updated on March 24, 2024 at 7:09 am
  • Property ID: ISP-ISP-22388
  • Price: $1,850,000
  • Property Size: 450 m²
  • Land Area: 1750 m²
  • Bedrooms: 11
  • Bathrooms: 9
  • Property Type: Surf Resorts & Camps
  • Property Status: Sold

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