Dear residents and visitors, for Flamenco Marina & Resort it is a priority that all guests and their families are safe, it is for this reason that we continue to the letter of the MINSA regulations on COVID-19 and invite all our residents and visitors to read the attached information.




  • Flamenco Marina is open to local and international boats.
  • Vessels coming from international waters must present a negative antigen test certificate or PCR swab from the last port or within 48 hours of arrival.
  • The use of masks in areas common to the Marina will always be mandatory until the MINSA so stipulates it. 
  • All of our grocery stores are currently open every day.

All guests are expected to closely follow the important steps and procedures established by the Navy to ensure everyone's safety. 

We encourage anyone with specific questions or needs during this time to contact the Marine Operations and Customer Service staff via phone, email, or VHF radio in advance to discuss any additional assistance needed. . 

Customer Support

Attention; Mrs. Caridad Icaza
Phone: 6379-2780

Navy Operations

Attention; Mr. Carlos Hernández

Marine Security

Attention; Mr. Álvaro Menéndez


COVID-19 (Antigen -PCR) Test

Flamenco Marina, Calzada de Amador, Panama.

Supporting the yachting community (owners, guests, crew and shore support) to create the safest possible environment for everyone.

To schedule a COVID test please call MINSA directly: (+507) 512-9200 Office Hours: 7am to 7pm (LV) 8am to 12pm (SD)

Where can I do my Covid-19 test?

You can see in the following table, some centers in Panama that perform the PCR test:

Center Address Telephone Schedule Observations
Paitilla Medical Center Ave. Balboa and Calle 53 265 8800 Monday to Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Saturday from 7:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.   With out PRIVIOUSE appointment.
National Hospital Ave. Cuba and 38th Street, Bella Vista 306 3300 Monday to Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.   With out PRIVIOUSE appointment.
Santa Fe Hospital Ave. Simon Bolivar 360 7400 Monday to Saturday from 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.   With out PRIVIOUSE appointment.
Vidatec Laboratory East 64th Street 226 1533 Monday to Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday from 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. With out PRIVIOUSE appointment.

What happens after the test?

 In the event of a positive result, the individual is required to comply with a 14-day quarantine and then retest before Flamenco Marina & Resort can authorize their entry.

Flamenco Marina Communication Channel

VHF 10 [Email:] Office Hours: 8am to 5pm (LV) 8am to 12pm (SD)
Entry requirements.   Before your yacht arrives. Arrival yachts. Check-in Marine Reception Office. Fuel station and daily meter readings.
All arriving boats, along with the crew and their guests, are strongly recommended to have an agent. Confirm your arrival with at least 72 hours before.     Present health statement and PCR test prior to arrival at the Port Health Office no later than 48 hours prior to arrival.    Check-in will be done directly at the Flamenco Marina office. Although the Marina office is open, captains and crew are strongly advised to limit their visit to the office and opt instead for communicating by phone, email and VHF. Upon arrival, NOBODY can disembark until the health officer has sent the necessary checks to the Navy and approves their entry. The fuel station and other services are available under COVID-19 guidelines; Social distancing, use of masks, for all occupants of the boat.
Flamenco Marina & Resort requirements

Maritime Health- MINSA. Ministry of Health Puerto De Balboa

Dr. Ferrer Tel .: 232-6101 / 6980-4355

Provisioning, bar and restaurant on site

Local medical center

Flamenco Marina public spaces.

Body temperature measurements


Tax-free store: 

  • Dutty Free.

Ice cream parlors: 

* Dolce Idea.



* Buccaneers.

* Logs and Coal.

*  Snow Biz


* City Burger

* Convivium

* Fish Lovers

* The mermaid


Liquor Stores: 

* Felipe Motta.

* Flamenco Marina Store.



National Hospital 



Flamenco Marina has public spaces for your tour of our facilities: 


* Shopping Plaza. 

* Club House.

* Viewpoint towards the Marina. 


Temperatures will be taken for those who enter the dock. Temperatures should be below 100.4

 (38 ° C)


Protocols are subject according to the regulations of the MINSA.

The captain or representative of the boat it's responsible to notify the Navy health or safety office if anyone on board has a sudden change in health.