So Why Boquete?
Breathtaking mountains, stunning rainforests and amazing cloud forests
Small, safe, beautiful and inexpensive town with very friendly people
Tons of options for ecotourism to combine chilling, adventure and learning
Best place to learn, tour, and sample world-renowned coffee
In Boquete you can choose between a hostel or a local homestay.
Hostel (School Residence)
If you like to be independent, yet share with fellow students, we recommend staying at our hostel whilst you study Spanish in Boquete. Each dorm room can be shared by up to 2 students, but you if you don’t mind paying a little more you can have your own private room. The bathroom facilities are shared. Sheets and towels are included. There is free coffee and tea in the morning, and a laundry service is available for a fee Our backyard garden, fully equipped communal kitchen, open and welcoming environment, free WiFi and a maximum of ten guests at a time all help create a comfortable, relaxed and peaceful place to call home while in Boquete.
The rooms in the homestays are private and have shared bathrooms. Daily breakfast is included. Food is typical Panamanian so you will eat rice and beans, chicken, meat and patacones (fried plantains). We can only expect the local family to adapt their cooking a little bit to your specific dietary needs so if you eat for example gluten free, you will need to bring some products to supply the food that will be offered.
To get to your family in Boquete, you first go to the school and the family will be notified to pick you up at the school.
You have several options regarding transportation to the language school. Just let your travel advisor know if you would like one. The transfer is NOT included in the price and will be booked separately.
To get to your language course, you can choose between a taxi transfer in Boquete or an arrival package including transportation from Panama City.
Option 1 - Transfer with Taxi Only
- Taxi transfer from David National Airport to your accommodation of choice in Boquete
Option 2 - Total Pickup Package
- Transfer from Panama City International Airport (Tocumen) to a hostel in Panama City
- 1 night at a hostel in Panama City in a single room with shared facilities, Wi-Fi and breakfast included
- Transfer from Panama City hostel to Albrook International Airport
- Local flight from Panama City to David National Airport
- Taxi transfer David to accommodation of choice in Boquete
If you are staying at the hostel (School Residence), meals are not included.
If you are staying at the homestay, breakfast is included. The food is typically Panamanian, nevertheless, your host family can adapt a little on request (e.g. considering special dietary restrictions).