Here, the ancient crafty construction techniques are combined with the most advanced sustainable energy creation systems such as the solar panels, which are present at the restaurant and in all suites, and gas cooling in all our refrigerators and freezers, as well as the solar-powered coupling of a sewage purifying system using state-of-the-art aerobic and anaerobic systems for micro-processing and sewage treatment.
Bath kit element are eco-friendly same as the soap used in our laundry.
At arrival our guest receive a short briefing about the particularities of an environmentally friendly acqua-lodge and some tips that may help them having an enriching experience while helping preserving the planet. Neither fishing nor coral collecting is allowed at the acqua-lodge.
Socially wise, we are profoundly community oriented. We have supported schooling, sports and local culture and folklore activities among youth of the area for the last 15 years.
Our staff is 100% Panamanian, and they are always eager to get better service training to increase their professional skills as well as ecologic and environmental knowledge.
Today, however, Punta Caracol acqua-lodge is a leading reference and has received national and international recognition. Punta Caracol acqua-lodge is a proud 2 star member of the “Blue Flag Program” sponsored by the First Lady Bureau and has being posted as one of the most sustainable hotels in the world by leading media channels such as CNN. We are a proudly winner of the “Excellency Hostelry Award” given by the National Tourism Authority Minister.