El Otro Lado

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The Original Zarak Jorge

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El Otro Lado Lounge Sofas Hammocks Garden Water View M 06 R
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El Otro Lado Top View in Portobelo
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El Otro Lado Interior in Portobelo
—Surround yourself with color and culture at El Otro Lado, a remote and jungle-wrapped outpost where historic colonial fortifications provide the backdrop to a rich diversity of traditions.

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    Rooms 8 /Architecture Ecléctico /Interior Design Ecléctico /The Original Zarak Jorge

    At El Otro Lado, guests are invited to sit back and take in the steamy rainforests and kaleidoscopic coral reefs that surround the remote 110 hectare retreat while sipping a passion-fruit mojito. The thriving landscape that surrounds El Otro Lado provides the backdrop for endless hours of relaxation. But there are countless options to explore should an active mood strike you, including fishing, rainforest tours, and snorkeling at one of the nearby beaches, transported by one of the hotel's four motor launches. Social activity centers on the Gazebo—the hotel's restaurant, bar, and lounge—adorned with carnival masks and white sofas splashed with brightly colored cushions. Here, chefs bring Caribbean ingredients and colonial flavors together nightly, and guests can while away hours gazing over the infinity-edge pool, which appears to flow seamlessly into the pristine bay.

    Nearest Airport
    PTY - Tocumen International Airport (Panama City)
    Food & Drink
    2 Restaurants, Brasserie, Bar & Lounge
    Spa & Recreation
    Beach, Hiking, Indoor & Outdoor Pool, Jacuzzi, Massage, Scuba Diving
    Conference & Meetings
    2 Meeting Rooms
    Internet
    Complimentary WiFi
    Services
    Bellman, Breakfast, Catering Services

    Rooms & Suites

    Spanning from 48 to 215 square meters, the eight suites all offer a private terrace, a shower, and impressive views of either the rainforest, the sea, or the bay. The Sea House, the Sun House, and the Suite Two Casa Grande—at 65, 95, and 48 square meters, respectively—all feature a king-size bed, while the 48-square-meter Suite Three Casa Grande and the 30-square-meter Suite Four Casa Grande offer two queen-size beds. While many suites play host to additional twin beds, a kitchenette, or a terrace, the 215-square-meter Spirit House includes two king-size beds, two bathrooms, and a living room.

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    Interior Design

    Brightly patterned floors complement the art and design pieces that are clearly inspired by tropical imagery, while minimalistic furnishings create a soothing environment.

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    Architecture

    Uniquely designed villas peer out from behind swathes of greenery and waterfalls to reveal colorful exteriors and eclectic collections of materials and objects d’art.

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    Architecture

    Uniquely designed villas peer out from behind swathes of greenery and waterfalls to reveal colorful exteriors and eclectic collections of materials and objects d’art.

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    Interior Design

    Brightly patterned floors complement the art and design pieces that are clearly inspired by tropical imagery, while minimalistic furnishings create a soothing environment.

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    Made by Originals

    Jorge Zarak

    Starting out in corporate design, Panamanian interior designer Jorge Zarak brings more than thirty years of experience to an extensive career in luxury homes. For the private retreat El Otro Lado, Zarak reinvents local cultural expression and resuscitates traditional craft pieces by resurrecting them via a bold, contemporary aesthetic. Zarak took inspiration from the breathtaking nature of Panama's Portobelo National Park that surrounds El Otro Lado. Fusing rich colors, natural materials, Afro-Caribbean traces, and organic forms, Zarak awakes in visitors the same emotions that were his first inspiration.

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