Former Church Building on Bastimentos Available For Remodel

  • $165,000


This titled former church building with an spectacular view is a designer/construction manager dream, nestled on an elevated hill in the heart of tourist town of Old Bank Town on the true Caribbean island of Bastimentos. This spacious, once five-room , one-bath home offers an unforgettable viewing of both the village and Caribbean Sea. The view is of sailboats anchored out in the harbor, resort cabins built over the sea, locals and tourist walking by on the village sidewalk in from of the property ,taxi boats going back and forth to Bocas Town and other adventure places.

This former church building had been constructed with sturdy concrete, which ensures its longevity and durability to start with. Once completed this city lot of 296 sq mts  makes  an excellent investment opportunity. The property is suited to start a tourist business venture such as a bar/restaurant, café, community center, or even host weddings and gatherings. The building is bare and ready for your building ideas.

The front yard of the building is spacious enough to accommodate ample seating for patrons, making it an ideal location for a quaint multi table café. Additionally, gardening enthusiasts will be pleased to know that the small back area as well as the front yard provides  room to  grow fruits and vegetables, enabling one to have a self-sustainable micro farm in the heart of the village.

All in all, this unique property is an opportunity for your new design ideas  The property and picturesque surroundings, combined with the sturdy bones, make this property a dream investment for anyone with a discerning taste for rustic Caribbean flare and can swing a hammer and read a tape measure!

Bring offers for this landmark building or if you are here in Bocas then contact us for a viewing!


Updated on July 2, 2023 at 4:06 pm
  • Property ID: HZB790
  • Price: $165,000
  • Property Size: 296 sq mts
  • Land Area: 296 mts
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Rooms: 5
  • Bathroom: 1
  • Property Status: For Sale, New Listing, Titled


  • City Bocas del Toro
  • Area Bastimentos
  • Country Panama

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