Distinctive in Every Way
ALL-INCLUSIVE, ADULTS/FAMILY (6+)
Situated in the heart of Boquete, this stunning site is home to one of the country’s oldest coffee plantations and processing mills. Built more than 100 years ago by the founder of Kotowa Coffee, this mill offers a divine history of farming and intriguing cultivation practices that will change the way you see, taste and appreciate your morning ‘cuppa’ joe. Take your next vacation to beautiful Panama and experience the country’s expansive history, magnificent hillside and charming accommodations for yourself.
Whether you seek seclusion and tranquility or thrills and adventure, Los Establos is the perfect vacation destination for you. Distinctive in every way, this 16-acre boutique resort offers a spectacular panorama of Panama’s exclusive volcano, Volcán Barú. The picturesque mountain views and luxurious accommodations are sure to leave you amazed.
Take your next vacation to beautiful Panama and experience the country’s expansive history, magnificent hillside and charming accommodations for yourself.
ALL-INCLUSIVE RESORT FEAUTURES
- Enjoy a warm welcome of coffee or wine.
- Complete breakfast offered from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
- Gourmet “Los Establos” Coffee and wine served between 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.
- Cocktail Happy Hour
- Complimentary Wi-Fi
- English speaking Staff
- 13 Tours & Excursions Included
Rain Showers, Plush Bathrobes & Hairdryers
Available Everyday Upon Request
Whether you opt for volcano or plantation views, the beautifully appointed Suites, Premium Suites, Deluxe Rooms and Deluxe Coffee Cottage promise an unforgettable highland stay. Start and end each day in paradise with exquisite views of Volcán Barú. At 11,398 feet above sea level, Panama’s exclusive volcano is the 12th highest peak in Central America and the only place in the world where, on the clearest of days, you can see the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans at the same time.
Where first-class amenities meet comfort. These spacious suites, complete with a king-size bed, offer spectacular views of Volcán Barú. Open the windows of your glass-enclosed sitting area and enjoy the refreshing breezes of Panama.
- Size: Approx. 549 sq. ft.
- Maximum Occupancy: 2 guests
Comfort and luxury await. Set amidst pristine gardens overlooking the historic coffee plantation, these spacious suites offer all the benefits of resort amenities as well as spectacular views of Volcán Barú.
- Size: Approx. 570 sq. ft.
- Maximum Occupancy: 2 guests
Experience authenticity. Designed and decorated in true Panamanian fashion, these spacious rooms offer the best combination of culture, privacy and comfort.
- Size: Approx. 425 sq. ft.
- Maximum Occupancy: 2 guests
Privacy and tranquility await. Set back along the hillside, these secluded cottages offer spectacular views of the coffee plantation, as well as panoramic vistas of Panama’s exclusive volcano.
- Size: Approx. 500 sq. ft.
- Maximum Occupancy: 2 guests
Deluxe Coffee Cottage
Cottage living at its finest. As the largest accommodations, these rooms feature two double beds and a private terrace, perfect for enjoying an exquisite cup of Los Establos coffee.
- Size: Approx. 480 sq. ft.
- Maximum Occupancy: 2 guests
Compliment your Los Establos coffee with delicious fine dining, all included in the price of your stay. For breakfast, enjoy a wide range of freshly prepared local and international favorites. For lunch and dinner, you will love the flavorful, expertly prepared Panamanian-inspired cuisine. In addition to the world-class cuisine at Los Establos, you will find more than 20 intimate nearby eateries, serving Peruvian, Panamanian, Italian, American and Spanish cuisine, conveniently located in downtown Boquete.
(Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Amplify your culinary experience with an array of Panamanian and international cuisine expertly prepared by Executive Chef Néstor Núñez. Feel embraced by familiar dishes that are handcrafted with only the best, locally sourced produce and wholesome ingredients. Aside from delicious fares, you’ll also enjoy spectacular views of Volcán Barú and our world-renowned coffee plantation.
CHEF NÉSTOR NUÑEZ
Over the years, Néstor Núñez’s career has grown from a simple need to support his family to an unbridled love of gastronomy. As a young chef, originally from Boquete, Núñez worked under the guidance of Panamanian Chef Oliver Blond to perfect his culinary craft. Bringing together fresh products and authentic island flavors, he is thrilled to deliver a truly unique dining experience as the Executive Chef of Irina’s Restaurant at Los Establos.
* Your all-inclusive package includes breakfast, lunch and dinner, as well as complimentary beer, wine, bottled water, juice and soda.
Happy Hour: 4 PM – 6 PM* | Breakfast: 7 AM – 10:30 AM | Lunch: 12 PM – 3 PM | Dinner: 6 PM – 8 PM
* Full bar offering mixed cocktails, wine, and spirits.
Food Allergies & Dietary Restrictions
Dear Future Guests,
Your health, safety, comfort, and enjoyment of your holiday is always our primary concern. Thank you very much for taking a few moments to review the below information regarding food allergies and dietary restrictions.
Food Allergies & Ingredients
The kitchens, bars, and food outlets at our resort use wholesome ingredients, which may include peanuts, tree nuts, seeds, nut-based oils, eggs, shellfish, shrimp and shrimp paste, seafood and seafood pastes, soy, milk, wheat and other items that may be potential allergens.
Due to the all-inclusive nature of our resort, and the large scale of our food and beverage operations, we cannot guarantee that food items will not come in contact with potential allergens even if a particular dish does not normally include these ingredients.
Guests who may have severe allergic reactions to certain foods and allergens should take precautions. The resort cannot guarantee that exposure to potential allergens will not occur.
Special Diets / Dietary Restrictions
We frequently receive questions regarding special dietary needs and restrictions. In an all-inclusive setting, we are not able to accommodate individually tailored meals for specific guests. We do offer a wide variety of meal choices, which includes salads, fresh fruits and vegetables, and vegetarian options. However, we are not able to cater to specific individual needs such as vegan, gluten free, allergen free, religious observance, or similar custom made dishes.
We thank you for your attention and understanding.
Your Dining & Beverage Team
There are many dining options in Boquete, including over 20 small intimate restaurants.
You will find options for Peruvian, Panamanian, Italian, American and Lebanese cuisine. Taxi fares average US $3.00 each way from Los Establos.
|The Panamonte Restaurant | $$$|
The Rock | $$
Mesa Azul | $$
|Re Pomodoro | $|
Tre Scalini | $$
Donde Giselle | $$
Relax, Refresh & Regenerate.
Tranquility Body & Soul SPA
Relax, rejuvenate and refresh with one of the signature spa treatments. Choose from one of three deep cleansing and hydrating facials or give in to bliss with a full-body massage designed to pinpoint your pressure points and eliminate stress.
Discover the exhilarating world of pickleball on our pristine court at Los Establos Boutique Resort in Boquete, Panama, set against the stunning backdrop of Volcán Barú National Park, offering both friendly matches and an awe-inspiring view to elevate your game experience.
Breathe in the sights and sounds of Panama as you float in the sparkling pool or lounge on the sun-soaked terrace. Featuring a cascading waterfall that spills into a jetted whirlpool and plenty of luxury loungers, this outdoor oasis is the perfect place to spend your day.
Achieve all your fitness goals in the expansive, on-site fitness center. Equipped with cardio equipment, weight training machines and free-weights, you’ll have everything you need to stay fit and active during your stay.
- Board Games
- Billiards/Tennis Tables
- Large terrace surrounded by beautifully manicured gardens.
- Grand Salon with T.V. (Direct TV) and Elegant Decor featuring original art from Central and South America
- Intimate business center with 24-hour internet access
- Pathways through the coffee plantation and the own unique Orchids tree house
Tours & Excursions
Included in Your Stay!
If you love your coffee, then you’ll love the expansive tour of the 100-year-old Los Establos Plantation & Coffee Mill. Discover where rich soil, climate and altitude come together to create the best coffee to ever grace the bottom of your mug. It’s so good, you’ll want to bring some home.
But Boquete offers more than just fine coffee. Satisfy your need for adventure as you marvel at spectacular waterfalls, natural landscapes and tour the volcanic landscape of Volcán Barú National Park. Or, for a more relaxed experience, join us for one of the more laid-back adventures, like the popular rum tastings tour, bird watching expedition or just lounge poolside. The choice is yours. Choose from 13 all-inclusive tours available to book through the onsite tour desk.
*Excludes day of departure & arrival.
Rainforest Coffee Tour
Visit one of the oldest coffee plantations and processing mills in Boquete and discover the secret behind our specialty coffees and roasting techniques. You can even bring a bit of the flavour home!
*Pro Tip: Wear sneakers
Glide through the Cloud Forest on an exhilarating zipline adventure where you will discover an incredible collection of natural landscapes, rivers, waterfalls and more.
*Pro Tip: Wear sneakers, long comfortable shorts/pants
Get your adrenaline pumping with Class IV rapids as you paddle, steer and experience the thrill of white-water along the Chiriqui Viejo River. (2 hr. drive, lunch provided)
*Pro Tip: Wear water shoes, bug spray
Lost Waterfalls Hike
Explore Panama’s natural beauty as you make your way through steep, mountainous terrain to find the 3 lost waterfalls of Panama – also known as Las Tres Cascadas.
*Pro Tip: Wear hiking boots, bring water
Hanging Bridges Tour
Hike 5,500 feet above sea level to reach the canopy of the Talamanca mountains. 3 miles of suspension bridges tower above amazing views of rivers, waterfalls and our protected cloud forest.
*Pro Tip: Wear hiking boots
La Solera Rum Tasting
Educate your palate and enjoy this multisensory experience as you evaluate the distinct properties of
Panama’s unique rums. Carta Vieja’s signature Geisha
Coffee Rum is a must-try!
*Pro Tip: Makes a great souvenir
Volcán Barú Volcano Tour
Challenge yourself to reach the summit of Panama’s exclusive volcano. At 11,398 feet above sea level, Volcán Barú is not only the highest point in Panama, but also one of the only places in the world where you can see both the Pacific and Atlantic oceans at the same time.
Boca Chica Island Tour
Enjoy a relaxing day on your own private beach. This full-day tour includes transportation, drinks, and an authentic island lunch made over a campfire. Transportation includes a 1.5 drive from the resort + 30 min boat ride.
*Pro Tip: Bring sunscreen
Special Events & Festivals
Don’t miss any of the Events and Festivals.
With a diverse and fascinating culture, there are endless ways to experience and learn about Panama.
Flowers & Coffee Fair: Experience the beauty of Panama at one of the world’s largest and most recognizable celebrations of flowers. Held annually on the second Thursday of January, this event brings together exquisite flower displays, local java and history to create the 72-year-old Feria de la Flores y del Café – or Flowers and Coffee Fair. Other popular fair attractions include live music, food stands and amusement rides.
JAZZ & BLUES FESTIVAL: Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Boquete. As the ‘jewel’ of the Chiriqui province, this stunning location, situated on the slopes of Volcán Barú, is the perfect setting to stimulate the creative talents and artistic abilities of those who visit it. In celebration of those talents, Boquete hosts a lively art and music scene which culminates in the annual Boquete Jazz & Blues Festival.
ORCHID FAIR: Celebrate the return of spring at the most anticipated festival of the year. Attracting more than 30 thousand domestic and foreign tourists each year, Feria de Orquideas, also known as the Orchid Festival Boquete, displays thousands of delicate flowers throughout the Boquete’s fairgrounds along the Caldera River.
Seeing is believing
Know Before You Go
We can’t wait to welcome you to Los Establos Boutique Resort, Panama. Please note that check-in is at 3 PM and check-out is 12 PM (noon) on the date of your departure. In the event that you arrive prior to 3 PM on the date of check-in, or would like to sleep in, please let us know and we will do our best to accommodate you. If your plans involve a last-minute excursion, our front desk staff will be more than happy to store your luggage or make other arrangements to suit your needs.
Front Desk Services – Business services include Wi-Fi, email access, copying, phone calls, and similar services. You can also rely on our front desk staff for help with excursions, reservations, dining recommendations, and local transportation.
Is there a bank or ATM nearby?
There are several banks and ATMs available in downtown Boquete. (Approx. 5-minute drive)
Does the hotel charge a Resort Fee?
Yes, a Resort Fee of US $24 per room, per night applies to all bookings. The Resort Fee is payable locally at the resort and includes complimentary in-room Wi-Fi.
What is your cancellation policy?
If you cancel 45 days prior to your arrival, your deposit is refunded in full. If you cancel less than 45 days prior to your arrival, the deposit paid is non-refundable. If you cancel 30 days prior to your arrival (or if you are a no-show), you forfeit the final payment for the balance of your stay.
* Please note, a reservation is NOT considered canceled until you receive a cancellation number from a Los Establos or Elite Island Resorts representative.
What is your payment policy?
A deposit equal to a 1-night stay is required upon booking. Final payment is due on the date of arrival.
Location & Logistics
Where exactly is Los Establos located?
We are nestled in the quaint, mountain town of Boquete, located in the Providence of Chiriqui on the west coast of Panama. We are a 45-minute drive to David Enrique Malek International Airport.
How do I get there?
You will need to fly into Panama Tocumen International Airport (PTY) and from there, take a connecting flight to David Enrique Malek International Airport. Once you arrive, you will take an approx. 45-minute taxi drive (US $25 per person) to Los Establos.
Do I need a visa in addition to a passport?
For US, Canada, and UK citizens, a valid passport is the only documentation required. Visitors from other countries may require a visa. To inquire further about travel documentation requirements, please contact our Reservations Department: 011-507-720-2685 or toll-free 888-481-0656
What is the weather like at Los Establos?
It’s typically 75°F (20°C) and sunny, with a light breeze from the North or South. Unpredictable but refreshing light showers, called Bajareque, can occur during the day, which is why we recommend that you pack a light windbreaker. Our temperatures are even and comfortable throughout the year.
What is the local currency?
Panama is home to the Balboa, otherwise known as the Panamanian Dollar. However, everything at Los Establos, and most surrounding businesses, can be paid for with United States Dollars.
What can I do at Los Establos?
Most on-site activities are relaxed and self-paced, meaning it is entirely dependent upon how you want to spend your time. We personally recommend sitting on the large terrace and taking in the breathtaking sights of Volcan Baru, Panama’s only volcano. Aside from the wonderful view, you can take a refreshing dip in our pool, explore our gardens, enjoy a nap on one of our lounge chairs, or challenge a friend to a game of billiards on our terrace. If you’re in the mood to stay in, you’ll be happy to know that all of our rooms are equipped with satellite flat-screen televisions, so you don’t have to miss a single episode of your favorite show. You can also indulge in a relaxing spa treatment or workout in our fully-air-conditioned fitness center. We also offer a selection of board games in our community lounge where you can catch the latest sports game or sing karaoke with friends. In the evenings, you’ll want to join us for our version of ‘Happy Hour’ in the main house, which includes full bar service offering mixed cocktails, wine, and spirits. After just one day at Los Establos, you will feel both relaxed and refreshed.
What about activities in the area?
This is where Boquete will exceed all of your adventure travel needs. Within a short driving distance from the resort, you will find hiking, coffee tours, bird-watching tours, ziplining, whitewater rafting, parks, scenery, and so much more. Our front desk staff will be more than happy to assist with questions or to help plan any of our exciting tours and excursions.
What are the on-site dining options?
* Your all-inclusive package includes breakfast, lunch, and dinner as well as complimentary beer, wine, bottled water, juice, and soda. Compliment your “Los Establos” coffee with a complimentary spread of breakfast specialties and freshly squeezed juices by day and embrace expertly prepared Panamanian cuisine by night. In addition to the world-class cuisine that’s included in your stay, you’ll find more than 20 intimate eateries, serving Peruvian, Panamanian, Italian, American, and Spanish cuisine, conveniently located in downtown Boquete.
IRINA’s RESTAURANT (Open Daily)
Breakfast: 7 AM – 10:30 AM
Lunch: 12 PM – 3 PM
Dinner: 6 PM – 8 PM
* Happy Hour: 4 PM – 6 PM
* Full bar offering mixed cocktails, wine, and spirits
Dinner options in Boquete include everything from pizza to fresh seafood.
BY AIR: You will need to fly into Panama Tocumen International Airport (PTY) – Panama City – and from there, transfer to the airport’s National Terminal to take a connecting flight to David Enrique Malek International Airport (DAV). If you arrive at PTY Terminal 1, you will need to take a bus to the National Terminal. If you arrive at PTY Terminal 2, you can easily walk to the National Terminal (approx. 5 mins.) Time between connecting flights from PTY to DAV is often very limited. Please arrive to the National Terminal promptly to ensure your departure. Once you arrive at DAV, you will take an approx. 45-minute taxi drive (US $25 per person) to Los Establos.