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Location

Panamamarina is located towards Isla Grande and 2nm west of Isla Linton (Puerto Lindo). It tends to be used by cruisers who are leaving their boat for the season or to travel to other locations in Central or South America.

Position 09°36´90"N 79°36´70"W (entrance channel)

Clearance

Read Panama Formalities for detailed information on procedures for clearing into and out of Panama.

Possibly the current simplest solution to clearing into Panama for cruising the San Blas is to come to Linton first to get the cruising permit, then take a bus to Portobelo for Immigration to stamp your passports, then sail to San Blas and get the Kuna permit at Porvenir.

The authorities at Linton Bay Marina are open every day, including Saturday and Sunday. Saturday, Sundays and Holidays there is an extra $ 20,00 Charge. Hours are 8am to 4pm. The office is in the same building as the marina office, just before the entrance to the docks.

All fees are payable in cash.

Important Note: There is no bank in Linton Bay (Puerto Lindo) or in Portobelo, but there are banks and ATMs in Sabanitas, which is on the way to Colon or Panama city. You can take a bus from Linton Bay to Sabanitas.

There is currently no Immigration here. The closest is in Portobelo (a short inexpensive bus ride away) or Colon/Panama City. You will need the cruising permit before visiting Immigration.

The stamp given on arrival is good for 72 hours, giving you enough time to visit Immigration for your tourist visa.

Last updated September 2017.

Docking

The entrance channel to the Panamarina (see photo above) is equipped with green (starboard) and red (port) buoys and the first 4 are fitted with a flag for better visibility from offshore.

Once inside the anchorage, two stand-by mooring buoys (painted white) can be found in the middle. Call the marina on VHF 69 and a tender will come and assist. Whilst this is called a marina, there are no docks, just mooring buoys.

The new marina at Puerto Lindo (photo above) is proving to be very popular. Yachts at anchor are permitted to use the facilities at the Linton Bay Marina, including the dinghy dock, however there is a $3 per day charge to do so (or $ 30 per month). If you just come for a drink on the floating bar, the dinghy dock is free.

Last updated November 2016.

Linton Bay Marina
Location 009° 36.86'N, 079° 34.8'W ,
Puerto Lindo, Portobelo , Panama - Colon
Tel:+507 6493 1511
A new marina (May 2015) with approximately 12 slips available for visitors. Limited water and internet access. Currently no electricity, although there is a major power line upgrade in progress from Sabanitas through to Isla Grande that will eventually allow full power in the marina. Fuel available by jerry can.
There is a boatyard with a dry dock and a 160 ton travel hoist which is now operating, however currently no boat stands available.
Panamarina
Tel:+507 600 588 79 / +507 600 654 49 ,VHF Channel 69
Moorings buoys for 28 monohulls and 27 multihulls. Services include 24h/day security, laundry, showers (cold) and toilets, restaurant, workshop, water fill-up, dinghy dock, weekly fill-up of gas bottles, garbage disposal. Haulout trailer (see comments below). Following a number of thefts from boats on buoys in October 2015, the marina have increased the number of guards vigilant ashore and on the water 24/7. They have also installed 32 surveillance cameras with alarms and automatic sensor spots.

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Jun 21, 2016 12:06 PM

18 June 2016: Reported on the San Blas Cruisers Facebook Group

The Port Captain at Linton Bay Marina (Puerto Lindo) has all the stamps required to check you in for a year.
The cost to check in is $195 payable in cash only.

The Port Captain in Portobelo does not have the stamps for the cruising permit, therefore you would have to go to Colon or to Linton Bay Marina for that.

There is no immigration office at Linton Bay Marina as of today, but it is coming soon.
The closest immigration place from Linton Bay is in Portobelo where you can check into the country.
If the immigration office in Portobelo does not have the special visa, the one that costs $100, then you have 72 hours to get it, either in Colon or in Panama city.

The stamp obtained in Portobelo will be good for you to travel in the country for 72 hours.

There is no bank in Linton Bay (Puerto Lindo) or in Portobelo, but there are banks and ATMs in Sabanitas, which is on the way to Colon or Panama city.

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
May 26, 2016 12:52 PM

Posted on behalf of Miki Barzam on “Two Oceans”:
The marina in Linton bay is well in operation – excellent docks, electricity available and water most of the time, depending on the local municipality. Very attractive rates at the moment: 0.47$ per foot for monohull 0.63$ for cats. Monthly – 0.3$ and 0.4$ respectively. Travel lift operational.

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
May 24, 2016 08:05 AM

Posted on San Blas Cruisers Facebook Page - 22 May, 2016:
As of today May 21, 2016 the Port Captain in Puerto Lindo HAS all the forms for checking a vessel into the country. He has the General Declaration, the Cruising Permit, The Commercial Entry Form (for those operating commercially, I guess) and can receive and issue zarpes. The immigration person will start June 1.

wickmanb
wickmanb says:
May 20, 2016 10:55 AM

We broke a propellor shaft a few miles east of Linton Bay Marina. The Adam Beitel had towed us into a safe anchorage (it was night) and to a slip the next morning. We spent a week replacing the shaft. The marina now has full water and electricity, a new 160 ton travel lift, and a nice fuel facility built but not yet operational. They do not yet take credit cards although this should be avaiable soon. The docks are high quality and the location is excellent. They appear to have about 100 slips. There are no other amenities at this time although they have big plans for a very complete facility. Everyone at the marina, the yard and mechanical staff was very helpful. This marina has vast potential and so far they are doing things right.

loulou
loulou says:
Mar 09, 2016 08:37 PM

Hello,We were present at the marina when the boats were visited by thieves. The marina has everything taken care of and they improve the surveillance system with cameras, more lights, more guards ..... This is a friendly and cozy. There is a family atmosphere. They give a lot of services and make their way to help us. Thank you to them, WE, we will return

scuppers
scuppers says:
Jan 16, 2016 02:24 AM

Linton Bay Marina offers very cheap rates, I bunkered 10,000ltrs of fuel also at a great price and had no problems with water. The marina is not finished but more than adequate for what we required. We used a great taxi driver Rodolfo with a ute to drive us to Panama City and assist with the provisioning etc. His daily rates are very reasonable Tel: 6698 1176.

Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Jun 15, 2015 01:33 PM

The below comment by Patrick, refers to Panamarina.

patrick
patrick says:
Apr 07, 2014 11:58 AM

No docks with water & electricity just moorings buoys near mangrove ( a lot of mosquitos) dinghy dock, To fill up water tank 500l it took up 4.5 hours
Ashore cold shower only. Do not use haul out trailer (rated-19t),it collapsed under our Oceanis 400 -9t breaking the rudder. Ramp is made of steel that is rusting fast "marina" owners are hiding behind their insurance that do not want to cover expenses other than the repairs only. We had to wait for 2 months for a new rudder.AS owner said himself " cheap price, cheap services:....

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