10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Colon, Panama - Updated 2024

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The town of Colon sits at the entrance to the Panama Canal, on the Caribbean coast, and is the capital of the larger Colon Province. Although the standard of living in this region is low, Colon attracts lots of visitors because it is a Free Trade Zone with tax-free shopping and it offers a wide range of attractions and activities for a fun-filled holiday. When you are in this marvelous town, don’t miss out on an exciting cruise tour from Colon on the Atlantic coast to Panama City on the Pacific coast, 14.5 km (9 miles) in length and with glimpses of fantastic attractions. Regardless of whether you are visiting this town for business or leisure, you can always find an ideal place to stay in close proximity to your places of interest. Check out these best Airbnbs in Colon, Panama, for a beautiful stay in this fantastic coastal region.

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 April 07, 2024.

1. Incredible cottage (from USD 150)

This charming cottage is set close to the beach and is fully ventilated by the Caribbean breeze. The home features a fully air-conditioned combined kitchen/great room and two bedrooms with bunk beds that can comfortably accommodate four adults. Unwind as you enjoy the sea breeze in the vibrant gazebo and on the veranda of this charming cottage. The home also features a smart satellite TV and a full bathroom with a hot water shower, for your leisure.

Isla Grande, Portobelo, Colón, Panama
56.01 km (34.9 mi) from Agua Clara Locks Visitor Center
25 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 4 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the air conditioning is great
beds not very comfortable but other than that really great island cottage feel
it was very clean and comfortable he also accommodated me on short notice for a weekend getaway
the host was very accommodating and responsive
they were helpful and communicative thank you
stephen was very helpful throughout the weekend ensuring that all our needs were met
and the care taker of the house ana is super helpful and welcoming
a beautiful place to get away from it all and relax for a few days
great location clean house would return again
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2. A fun-filled family abode (from USD 165)

Your kids will love this incredible abode, situated in Juan Gallego, with access to exciting adult and children’s snorkeling spots, amazing water for fishing, and the beautiful sights of the surrounding island. This dwelling is a new and contemporary home built in 2018 and contains modern living amenities, including a convertible sofa/sofa bed in the living room, a fully-equipped kitchen, three beautiful shared barbecue areas, and more than eight natural pools with coral. This elegant abode provides you with private entrance for you to easily explore the caves, tide pools, and Pebos Reef walkway.

Juan Gallego, Provincia de Colón, Panama
54.14 km (33.7 mi) from Agua Clara Locks Visitor Center
154 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it also contains small pools that have amazing collections of colorful fish within the reef
the reef and view from the apt is so beautiful
the splitter air conditioning in the bedroom keeps it pleasantly cool and get for sleeping
the swimming pools along the reef are wonderful and full of fish
he was always helpful especially in the beginning the wifi signal was sometimes disappearing/offline
house was beautiful and clean very private
exceptionally comfortable hosts were highly responsive modern clean and private abode
it’s simple but had everything we needed it was well mantained and clean
jesus the caretaker is the most wonderful kind and caring man
we met the owners who were very friendly with us
the ownership is very responsive and accommodating
jesus was really friendly and helpful and debra was wonderful and responded very quickly to any inquiry
debra is extremely responsive and helpful about and questions you might have
great owners unbelievable location and great on-site caretaker (jesús)
there are restaurants close by and every place we went to had absolutely delicious food
please do not walk on reef reefs are comprised of delicate and slow growing creatures
beautiful view and great small swimming hole close by for snorkeling
we really enjoyed our stay at debra's place
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3. Vibrant beach house (from USD 236)

Strategically located away from the bustle of the city, in the beauteous area of La Guaira, this sparkling clean, lively beach house sits in front of the Isla Grande. Enjoy your time in this superb vacation destination by renting a boat to explore the incredible San Blas islands, Isla Mamey, or Isla Grande, situated near this home. You can also unwind on the outdoor terrace while enjoying the refreshing sea breeze and the stunning sights of the ocean. The home features a fully-equipped kitchen and three bedrooms that can comfortably sleep a large group of nine people.

La Guaira, Colon, Panama
54.28 km (33.8 mi) from Agua Clara Locks Visitor Center
59 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 7 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house is nicely decorated and the ac in the rooms works great
the rooms were big and comfortable and the a/c units worked like a charm
the next restaurant with wifi is in portobelo a good 30 minutes away by car
ac worked perfectly the kitchen was well kept and overall it was a wonderful place to stay
the house is clean and very well kept inside
everyone was very friendly
the house offers everything and anything you could need and reina and her family are very helpful
great house for a group amazing location on the water with great snorkelling
the shops close by are better stocked than we expected and are a good addition when you forgot something
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4. A stylish condo (from USD 132)

This fantastic two-bedroom condo is situated in Playa Blanca, an astounding oasis on the Pacific coast of Panama, and offers impressive views of the ocean and modern facilities for a luxurious vacation. This dwelling features a vibrant balcony for you to relax on, like a king, a fully-equipped kitchen, air-conditioned rooms, and a tastefully-decorated combined living room and dining area. Enjoy memorable time at the Playa Blanca pool, the second largest in the world, or unwind in the state-of-art spa and beach resort, accessible from this striking home.

Rio Hato, Cocle, Panama
105.95 km (65.9 mi) from Agua Clara Locks Visitor Center
70 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
other than that it was ok big apt and wifi works ok
really like the apartment and the view
i didn't have any issues with the wifi actually the signal was very strong
the apartment is very spacious and bright and had a nice view
the apartment is very beautiful just like the pictures
the apartment was clean easy to find
very clean and confortable apartment great pool area and a 10 minute walk to the ocean
the apartment was really clean and the location was good
thanks for all the apartment is just like the photos very clean everything works fine
the apartment was clean and had a nice view everything was organized but towels and toilette paper
kirill was a good host
kirill was an excellent host
the host was excellent and did everything possible to accommodate
he was very responsive to my emails
good place close to beach
security makes you walk thru a field
good location to access playa blanca
great location and easy access to the beach and highway
excellent place close to the beach and the pool club
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5. Modern family house (from USD 70)

This contemporary family home is situated in Rainbow City, a former American region. The apartment was remodeled with modern amenities and transformed into a stylish dwelling, featuring a spacious backyard and an organized interior with two vibrant bedrooms, a bathroom, living room, and kitchen. The home is fully air-conditioned and fitted with ceiling fans for your comfort. The living room has ample space, a comfortable sofa, and a smart TV. Guest that book this accommodation can enjoy a complimentary shuttle from the airport and a spacious free parking space.

Colón, Colón Province, Panama
8.77 km (5.5 mi) from Agua Clara Locks Visitor Center
34 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

6. Vibrant abode with breathtaking views (from USD 90)

Catch breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains and sea from this sensational two-bedroom abode, situated in the beautiful Maria Chiquita town of Colon. This stylish home is bright and features a vibrant balcony from where you can catch terrific views of the surroundings, a spacious dining area, fully-equipped kitchen, smart cable TV, high-speed wireless connection, two comfortable bedrooms, and two luxurious bathrooms for your maximum comfort. Enjoy easy access to the famous Caribbean coast from this home.

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Colón, Maria Chiquita, Provincia de Colón, Panama
25.47 km (15.9 mi) from Agua Clara Locks Visitor Center
53 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
besides that everything was really good and comfortable
the staff was also fantastic
the location was great for our family of 4
great location and a little further out than expected but beautiful property and the host johnny is very helpful
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7. Luxury beachfront house

Spend a peaceful vacation in style and comfort in this luxury beachfront house, close to Bala Beach in Maria Chiquita. The surroundings of this home are ideal for a tranquil holiday, amid a safe jungle with a plethora of wildlife and endless shoreline. Check in this home and have access to an ample-sized children’s playground, fitness center, pool, and the beach. The apartment has a fully-equipped kitchen with modern appliances, two full baths, a large dining and living area, two eye-catching bedrooms with comfortable beds and bedsheets, and two full bathrooms with clean towels.

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Maria Chiquita, Colón Province, Panama
25.48 km (15.9 mi) from Agua Clara Locks Visitor Center
12 reviews  
Entire flat 4 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

8. Contemporary, Spanish Mission-style abode

Have a tranquil vacation away from Bocas Town in this Spanish Mission-style abode, sitting in a beautiful forest landscape, featuring unusual plants collected from all over the tropics and animals, including sloths, monkeys, and a variety of birds. Stroll through the beautiful garden and enjoy the refreshing sound of the waves and beautiful birds hovering around the trees. The stylish apartment is large and features a vibrant balcony, three spacious bedrooms, and two bathrooms. The home also features laundry service and a fully-equipped kitchen for use.

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256.73 km (159.6 mi) from Agua Clara Locks Visitor Center
57 reviews  
Entire house 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

9. Charming farmhouse

This charming residence is an adventurer’s home, sitting on a hilltop in Miramar, in the Santa Isabel district and surrounded by a large farm, overlooking the Caribbean Sea. The two-bedroom farmhouse offers all the necessary features for comfortable living, including a kitchen, social area, a separate bathroom and toilet with a sink, and three beds, and it can conveniently accommodate four people. The beauty of this abode lies in the natural, safe, and calm atmosphere it provides, which is a significant requirement for a perfect adventurer’s vacation.

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Santa Isabel, Colón, Panama
72.2 km (44.9 mi) from Agua Clara Locks Visitor Center
6 reviews  
Entire house 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

10. Magnificent home with pool (from USD 800)

If you are a lover of nature, then settle in this beautiful tropical home, situated in Gamboa, a peaceful region set in Soberania National Park. The decor of this beauteous home is from the Canal Zone and designed to represent the cultural and natural features of Gamboa. Experience the beautiful sights of the Panama Canal and tropical forest, the sweet smells of nature, and the beautiful songs of the birds from this home with an open-plan layout, bringing you in contact with nature.

This three-story structure comes with leisure amenities, such as a gas barbecue, deck furniture, Japanese-style shower house, and a swimming pool on the beautiful, spacious deck, overlooking the indoor courtyard.

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Gamboa, Colon, Panama
28.12 km (17.5 mi) from Agua Clara Locks Visitor Center
86 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
naps during the hot afternoons under the slow ceiling fan were dreamy
lovely pool and expansive deck create another huge living space seamlessly flowing from main floor
if we were hot we jumped in the pool or turned on a fan
the main floor is open space with a well-equipped kitchen leading to a huge deck with private pool
the terasse and pool are essential to enjoye the generous nature suronding the house
the house was very clean which was great
it is very clean and comfortable with many stylish touches
owner and local host were attentive and caring
chimene was the perfect host
chimene was very responsive to all our questions/request
it was beautiful and both chimene and karmir were wonderful hosts
firstly chimene is a great host very responsive and helpful
the house is located in a small quiet neighborhood that is safe and walkable
the location is great: we loved “living” in gamboa
this was ok for us and we enjoyed the proximity to the jungle and the wildlife so close
lots of birds and rooms excellent place to stay
honestly we recommend the place if your looking for a casual architectural in the juggle retreat
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There is an ideal spot for you

Colon is a region of true diversity, fun holiday activities, and exciting shopping experiences and if you are planning a trip here, you have made the right decision. Regardless of your reason for travel here, you will always find your perfect accommodation if you book one of these listed Airbnbs. Get ready for another memorable vacation!

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