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Tipi Hotel

Playa Venao, Playa Venao - Los Santos Province, Panama
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The Place

Surf Hostel

Shared & Private room options

Couples

Families

Groups

Solo travellers

Nearest Wave
50 metres

Situated in Playa Venao, Tipi Hostel has an amazing outdoor swimming pool, garden, bar/ restaurant & billard, free WiFi, a shared kitchen, and a children's playground.
At the hostel, rooms are equipped with a seating area. front of the river, you enjoy quiet moment. It's a really nice chilling place, to relax after a surf sess...

This property also has one of the best to rated locations in Playa Venao!

It's the best value in Playa Venao!

Location

Playa Venao is located in the Azuero Peninsula. It's a small place infused with the rhythm of the surfing spirit.
Lot of surf spots are located nearby the village and also many possibilities to discovering the area with different activities (fishing, island, surf tours...)

  • Facilities
  • Room types
  • Getting there
  • Surf Lessons
  • Waves
  • Terms
Number of people: 100
Air Conditioning
Bath Towels
Kitchen
Parking (free)
WIFI (free)
Daily housekeeping
Gift shop
Kids club
Laundry
Massage
Outdoor Swimming Pool
Pets allowed
Surfboard hire
Surfboard Storage Area
Washer
Breakfast (included)
Hotel bar
Mini-Market
Pool bar
Restaurant
Snack bar
Horseback riding
Pool table
Skateboard hire
Snorkeling
Surf school
Volleyball
Yoga

Additional Fees:

No ATM in Playa Venao

Extras:

No specific extra. Lunch and dinner not included
Dorm
Room Type: Shared - Mixed
Sleeps: 8

to In Tipi Hostel you have 3 kinds of dorms. dorm with 8 beds, dorm with 6 beds, dorm with 4 beds.
to All of the dorm have A/C , safe and Free Wifi

Private Room
Room Type: Private
Sleeps: 3

to 1 double bed or 2 single bed
to for 3 people 3 single beds or 1 double bed + 1 single bed
to Include: A/C, safe, free WIFI

Deluxe Room
Room Type: Private
Sleeps: 3

to 1 double bed or 2 single beds
to 1 double bed + 1 single bed
to Include: A/C, safe, free WIFI

You can never get lost

When you book you will receive our confirmation email with full travel directions of how to get to us.

We don't provide airport transfers but you can book one easily here: Airport Transfers

  • - Nearest Airport: Panama City Tocumen
  • - Distance from Airport in kms: 377 km
  • - Time from Airport in a car: 5 hours
  • - There is no train from the airport
  • - There is a bus from the airport

Come Surf With Us

Surf Lessons can be added in the booking steps if they are not already included in a package.

Instructors

Pierre

We offer 1 lesson per day of 2 hours or 2 lessons of 1 hour per day. Each lesson is in two parts, theory / safety and practice. The first part is given with illustration and lot of examples.
Of course we supply boards and lycra.
In addition all day long you can take the surfboards unlimited.
For an instructor there is a maximum of 3 guests.
For all level, posibilities to get foto & video coaching.

Main Surf Beach: Playa Venao

Surf Lessons we offer:

Kids Surf Lessons

We offer lessons for kids from 4 years old to ... no age . We use to work with families, interactive games & basic ocean education & fun are our priority in our Surfschool. We always have 1 coach per children in the water.

Beginner Surf Lessons

More than a practice surf class, we enrich from the different elements that influence the surfing conditions.
So we learn how this elements work together to practice surfing in a pure way.
We learn the positioning (board & waves), pop up, to move...
We enjoy the shape of the bay to select the best wave according to your level,,,

Intermediate Surf Lessons

We focus more on technic, we enjoy the best tides conditions to improve on opening green waves,,,
How to turn on your frontside & backside, improving your timing and your way you dance with the wave..
At this level we start to learn how to read the line up, to get a better positioning and start to catch quality green waves.

Advanced Surf Lessons

We chalenge nice waves in Playa Venao or around, chasing beach break & point break, discovering all that the nature give us,,,
We parctice the positioning to be at the right spot, the technical details to manage more radicals tricks & maneuvers.

Private Surf Lessons

We offer 1 lesson per day of 2 hours or 2 lessons of 1 hour per day. Each lesson is in two parts, theory / safety and practice.
Of course we supply boards and lycra.
In addition all day long you can take the surfboards unlimited.

Surf Guide

We take you to many diferent surf spots around (in general 1h driving), according to the local forecast and the season we choose the best option and show you the beauty of the area. Additional cost.


Venao main peak right

Venao main peak right

Level: Advanced

Two main sand banks located front of the Club.
A right to hander, consistent wave, working well on middle to high tide with moderate tide coefficient. Opening wave, often until the shore if you manage well the section.

Venao main peak left

Venao main peak left

Level: Advanced

Two main sand banks located front of the Club.
A left to hander, permanent wave, working well on middle to high tide with moderate tide coefficient. Also quality wave, you ride it as a point break.

Surf conditions in Los Santos Province:

Beginners:

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Rain

Wetsuits

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Air Temp (°C)

JAN/FEB

27°

MAR/APR

29°

MAY/JUN

28°

JUL/AUG

27°

SEP/OCT

27°

NOV/DEC

27°

PAYMENT

  • A small deposit is required to secure your booking.
  • Your balance is due to the property 7 days before arrival. The Property will contact you to collect payment. If you book within this 7 days then the property will contact you shortly after you book to collect the balance.

CANCELLING YOUR BOOKING

  • To cancel go to the MyAccount section and log in or register and you can cancel from within your account.
  • Your deposit is non refundable but can be used for the same property/surf school within one year of your original booking.

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