The main street to Playa Grande off the highway is between kilometer markers 97 and 98 and has an arch over it that says “Playa Grande”. The entrance to the property is 1.2 Km from the main highway. On the Playa Grande road, stay to the left at the fork in the road, the entrance to our property will be to your left, in-between two small speed bumps on the road. A sign that says “Istmo” will be on the far fence of the entrance. Please leave your car in the parking lot at the top of the hill, and walk down to the reception.
In Spanish - La calle principal a Playa Grande desde la autopista está entre los marcadores de kilómetro 97 y 98 y tiene un gran arco que dice “Playa Grande”. La entrada a nuestra propiedad es a 1,2km de la autopista. En la calle principal a Playa Grande, manténgase del lado izquierdo en la bifurcación, luego la entrada a la propiedad también está a la izquierda, entre medio de dos pequeños resaltos para reducir la velocidad que se encuentran en la calle. Un cartel que dice “Istmo” estará en la valla de la entrada.
From the airport take either a bus or a taxi to the Albrook Bus Terminal. From the Albrook Terminal you can take a bus to Chame or Anton (they leave every 15 minutes), and tell the bus driver you want to get off in Coronado. This is will a 1.5 hour bus ride. Coronado is a good place to stop and pick up some snacks for your room (we do have refrigerators in our rooms), and any things you may have forgotten at home. From Coronado you will take a taxi to Istmo (around $10) - give the taxi driver the above directions.
From the airport take a taxi to the Albrook Bus Terminal. From the Albrook Terminal you can take a bus to Anton or Penenome (they leave every 15 minutes), and tell the bus driver you want to get off at Las Uvas where the turn-off to El Valle is located - there is a big Delta Gas Station there. This will be a 1 hour 45 minute bus ride. From the bus stop you can cross the Inter American highway using the pedestrian over-pass and make a right (away from Panama City) on the shoulder of the Inter American highway towards the entrance to Playa Grande. Turn into the entrance to Playa Grande – it will be your first left – and walk down the street (staying to your left at the fork in the road) for around 15 minutes. The entrance to our property will be to your left, in-between two small speed bumps on the road. A sign that says “Istmo” will be on the far fence of the entrance. Walk down to the reception and we will be there to greet you!