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Playa Venao Surf Experience - Tipi Hotel in Los Santos Province, Panama

Surf camp package

Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug

What is included:

- 10 nights in Tipi Hostel, super confortable, with big shared kitchen, swimming pool, bar/ restaurant, pooltable,...

- Breakfast every morning !

A long surf session with our certifacated ISA surf coach will be waiting for you every day ( theory + practice ). Or if you prefer two small ones. We are here to teach you how to surf for beginners or help you to improve for intermediate/ advanced.

- To enjoy your stay as much as you can, you can use the surfboards of our Club as much as you want.


from $748.46

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Select your arrival date from any of the 'AVAILABLE' dates shown in the calendar.

Once your arrival date is selected, you will be shown confirmation of any relevant options available for this package.

You will then be able to select your preferred option and book!



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...)

The Place

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-rated locations in Playa Venao!

It's the best value in Playa Venao!


  • 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

Getting there

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

Surf Lessons Available



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.

Surf conditions in Los Santos Province


  • 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.


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