Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Cerro Azul, Panama - Updated 2024

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Located just one hour from the hubbub of Panama City, an oasis called Cerro Azul awaits. Overlooking Chagres National Park, this mountainous area is surrounded by jungle-like greenery. Unique bird calls can be heard, and if you’re lucky, you might see a monkey or two. There are a number of small neighborhoods where you can stay here, such as Las Nubes and Los Altos. It’s the perfect place if you want to live somewhere quiet. Check out ‘Romeo y Julieta,’ a beautiful hiking trail that leads to two waterfalls. You can also take a stroll around the nearby Lago Alcazar and reconnect with nature. For a serene holiday, scroll down to discover the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Cerro Azul, Panama

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 21, 2024.

1. Delightful retreat with outdoor hammock (from USD 150)

It’s easy to spot this charming red house in the middle of the trees. Looking for a place to relax and unwind? This is the perfect getaway. With two bedrooms and additional two sofa beds in the living room, this property can host up to eight guests. The kitchen is modern and is well-equipped with a stove, a microwave, a coffee machine, and a toaster. There is also a separate dining area for six people.

This house is designed as a retreat, which means there is no WiFi. Instead, enjoy a good book while swinging in one of the porch hammocks or cook a delicious feast on the outdoor grill.

Stayed at this property?
Panamá, Panama
2.16 km (1.4 mi) from Romeo y Julieta
41 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 7 Beds 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Location:
great location great value great host
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2. Ideal home for birdwatching

This property has a large fenced-in yard, which means your children can play safely. It is also within a gated community that has 24-hour security.

It features hammocks on the terrace, which is the best spot for birdwatching. The home has a fully equipped kitchen with a breakfast bar, and dinners can be enjoyed on the dining table that looks out into lush greenery. There are a number of wooden features in this property that make it feel unique and special. A washer and dryer are available, as well as hot water, for guests’ convenience.

Stayed at this property?
Panama City, Panama
2.73 km (1.7 mi) from Romeo y Julieta
8 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
well equipped kitchen decent wi-fi lovely outdoor areas
Cleanliness:
the bed was comfortable and the house was very clean
this place is the perfect getaway clean adorable house with privacy & great views
Host:
he was an excellent host
jonathan was a delightful host and very helpful
the hosts were amazingly helpful
Location:
fabulous location very comfortable - has everything you need
great value for a place in paradise
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3. Private villa with pool and hot tub (from USD 228)

This villa can host up to 16 guests. It has three bedrooms, two of which are fitted with en-suite bathrooms. Additionally, the kitchen is equipped with an oven, a stove, and two fridges, perfect for cooking hearty meals.

Since this property is surrounded by greenery, you will enjoy the incredible views across the skyline from the private pool. There is also a hot tub on site, ideal for stargazing late at night. Meanwhile, the terrace has lots of outdoor seating and a barbecue grill.

Stayed at this property?
Panamá, Panama
2.49 km (1.6 mi) from Romeo y Julieta
121 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire villa 3 Beds 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the views hit tub and pool were wonderful
wonderful house with an awesome view the view from the pool and hot tub is amazing
spectacular views of panama city the canal and the jungle great pool and outdoor deck
amazing pool and terrace and a complete house with everything that you might need
the view from the garden/pool is amazing one of the best i have seen so far in panama
Cleanliness:
comfort safety space and it’s so clean
Host:
jonathan was very friendly and reacted quickly to all our questions and requests
jonathan was a fantastic host; he was very attentive kind and quick to respond to any questions
jonathan the host was wonderful attentive and informative
this place is magical and the host was superb
best host ever always great to stay at this place
Location:
gorgeous otherworldly location about an hour from panama city
if you like nature close to the city this is a place to go
we had an awesome time in a spectacular location
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4. Stunning property for large groups

This unique and stunning stilted property is suitable for large groups of up to 15 people. Inside, you’ll find vaulted ceilings and a wooden chandelier. The flooring features ceramic and tile work throughout, while the French-style windows allow plenty of natural light to stream in. The home has a kitchen fitted with a large island, a microwave, a stove, and an oven. It also features two balconies that have been professionally designed.

You can enjoy the sight of the duckpond and landscaped garden while you’re here. What’s more, there is a carport in the area that can hold up to five cars. Additional amenities for guests include a restaurant, a shared swimming pool, and tennis courts.

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Panamá, Panama
1.39 km (0.9 mi) from Romeo y Julieta
21 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 5 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
amazing weekend with friends the house is huge and clean
Host:
aramis is an excellent host he gave us suggestions on what we could do around
great place to stay and relax aramis was very helpful and available for anything we needed
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5. Impressive vacation rental with great views

Located beside a ravine area, this property is impressive both inside and out. The open-plan living, dining, and kitchen area is on the top floor and boasts wonderful views. This home has four spacious bedrooms for eight guests, and three balconies are some of the best spots to unwind.

This property is located in a gated community that has 24-hour security, which means your safety is guaranteed. There are a number of additional on-site amenities that guests are welcome to access, including a country club, a swimming pool, tennis courts, and a restaurant.

Stayed at this property?
Panamá, Panama
905 meters (0.6 ft) from Romeo y Julieta
8 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 5 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

6. Pet-friendly cabin close to the lake (from USD 22)

This private cabin is an ideal base for exploring the surrounding nature. This property features access to a local laundry service and has excellent WiFi, making it a convenient place despite its location. Open to long-term stays, it allows you to enjoy the barbecue grill, hot showers, and a digital smart TV. Pets are welcome here, which means you can take your whole family.

This property is within a gated community. Stroll down to the lake and enjoy a dip. Afterward, prepare a homemade meal in the well-equipped kitchen. End the day by resting in any of the four bedrooms.

Stayed at this property?
Cerro Azul, Panama
1.38 km (0.9 mi) from Romeo y Julieta
96 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 9 Beds 11 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 11

Top guest reviews
Host:
host was quick to response and made the process easy for us
amador is a great host and is quick to respond to any concern
amador is a great host and is quick to respond to any concern
Location:
we had a great time the location is awesome we really enjoyed the waterfalls nearby
we recommend amador's place
we recommend amador's place
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7. Quaint cabin with mountain views

Despite its size, this quaint open-plan cabin can accommodate up to six guests. Sleeping arrangements include a double bed, an air mattress, and two hammocks. The kitchen area has a mini-fridge, a stove, an oven, a coffee maker, and even a sandwich maker. At the back of the property, you can relax on the balcony and enjoy the views of the mountains.

Guests can enjoy refreshing lake access and barbecue utensils. What’s more, your beloved pets are welcome inside. It is good to note that the property can only be accessed with a car.

Stayed at this property?
Panamá, Panama
2.39 km (1.5 mi) from Romeo y Julieta
58 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Host:
eliecer is a very helpful host and can you point out to the nearby attractions
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8. Fantastic retreat surrounded by nature (from USD 150)

Since this home is located high up, you can reap the benefits of excellent views. This is a fantastic spot if you want an off-grid vacation since there is no WiFi and only limited cell service. The property is self-contained and has a kitchen with an oven, a stove, and a microwave. There are two covered car parking spaces available so that you can keep your vehicle safe.

You can chill out on the hammock or stroll around the forest to reconnect with nature.

Stayed at this property?
Panamá, Panama
2.33 km (1.5 mi) from Romeo y Julieta
72 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 8 Beds 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Location:
excellent spot great location and full of nearby attractions
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9. Pet-friendly villa in Chagres National Park

Tucked in Chagres National Park, this large property offers a comfortable stay for 16 guests. Sleeping arrangements include a variety of mixed bedrooms. The master bedroom has a king-size bed, and the second and third bedrooms come with queen-size beds. There is also a bunk bed in the third room. The final room has a king-size bed and bunk beds.

Spend some time on the terrace and relax in the hammocks while looking at views of nature. The property has hot water and a washer and dryer on site. WiFi is also available here. Best of all, pets are allowed for a fee.

Stayed at this property?
Panama City, Panama, Panama
1.03 km (0.7 mi) from Romeo y Julieta
16 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire villa 8 Beds 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the house is sparkling clean with very beautiful garden and lovely terrace
Host:
our host jonathan was great and fulfilled all our extra wishes
jonathan is a great host
excellent host and an amazing place and hospitality with exceptional communication
Location:
great place to stay with friends for a couple of days
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10. Secluded property in the middle of nature

This sprawling villa for seven people is located on a mountain and surrounded by lush greenery. Good for eight people, it has two spacious bedrooms and a terrace, where guests can enjoy breathtaking sunsets. Inside, a well-equipped wooden kitchen awaits. WiFi in the property and pocket WiFi are available.

Additionally, it sits in a gated community. Be sure to take advantage of the on-site barbecue facilities or play in the pool. During the winter, this property is listed as ski-in and ski-out accommodation.

Stayed at this property?
Panamá, Panama
1.15 km (0.8 mi) from Romeo y Julieta
4 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire villa 4 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Go on a retreat amidst nature

If you’re done taking a glance at these properties, start packing for your dream vacation. Surrounded by greenery, offering views of breathtaking sunsets, and giving guests the chance to meet wildlife, Cerro Azul is the perfect retreat. Book one of these Airbnb vacation rentals in Cerro Azul, Panama, for a one-of-a-kind trip.

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