Where the Jungle Meets the Reef
Hidden at the southern tip of Isla San Cristóbal, discover a remote tropical paradise. CocoVivo is the best-kept secret of the Bocas del Toro archipelago, a true hidden gem. Explore 55 acres of jungle, vibrant with wildlife, contoured by the pristine waters of the Tierra Oscura Lagoon.
Why come to Cocovivo?
The coral is the #1 reason to visit Cocovivo. The reef is healthy, vibrant, and right at your fingertips. Snorkel gear is free at our Reef Center.
The food here is not only fresh and local, but prepared by 5-star chefs. The three course dinners rival the very best restaurants in town.
See bioluminescence, and better yet—swim in it! A real-life fairy tale.
You will see a sloth. Guaranteed!
Whether you’re on the paddle board or the hiking the sloth loop, our dogs will be your protectors. You will fall in love with Capitan and Mazoo.
Magical encounters with animals are a daily occurrence here at CocoVivo. Not only sloths, but howler monkeys, kinkajous, frogs, and dolphins.
Starlink internet: about 40 Mbps in the cabins, and over 200 Mbps in the Reef Center!
what people say
We've been on Airbnb since 2014 and a Superhost since 2017. With nearly 700 reviews across all our cabins, we're the top-reviewed, top-rated Airbnb in Bocas del Toro. Hear it directly from our guests:
Cocovivo is an off-grid retreat located on the southern tip of Isla de San Cristóbal, Bocas del Toro, Panamá. Our secluded location is a 30-minute speedboat ride away from the nearest town, and there are no roads on the island. This is nature-immersion at its best.
From the Airport:
The closest international airports are SJO (San Jose, Costa Rica) and PTY (Panama City). Regional airlines, shuttles, and buses make daily trips to Bocas del Toro (BOC). Please contact us directly with questions about transportation to/from Cocovivo and to ask which airlines and buses are currently operating.
From within Bocas del Toro:
Once in Bocas del Toro, we can pick you up from one of the two major towns: Almirante or Bocas Town. Our boat does one pick-up/drop-off run per day, so contact us as soon as you know your arrival so we can coordinate your rideshare with the needs of our other guests.