Rafael`s House is located in the heart of Bastimentos Town and has been part of Old Banks history for over 80 years.
Rafael`s house is built in the Caribbean, colonial style that is widely seen on the Islands. Rafael`s House stands on stilts, is colorfully painted, has lots of windows and balconies on both sides of the house. Recently, Rafael`s House has been completely renovated, giving you the opportunity to find out what life is like in Panama`s Paradise.
New at Rafael's House is our Outdoor Living Room over the water at Cocos Bar, just steps away from your house! This is the most amazing upgrade that you could possibly imagine! You share this wonderful place with the guests staying at Rafael's Sleep Inn. There are hammocks, sofas and a kitchen for you to use. And you can jump right into the sea!
It will not be hard to find Rafael's House on Isla Bastimentos. Rafael has lived here his entire life and he is known by as well as everyone on the island. Rafael's house is situated right on Main Street, just meters away from the Park, the favorite hangout for the local people. Here you also find the Supermarket, the Police Station, the Hospital and public phones. You are in the center of Bastimentos Town!
The front porch of Rafael's House gives you first class view on Main Street. From your hammock you witness all the daily activities that take place in the lives of the local people living around you. Soon you might pick up some of the local language: 'Whappin man!'