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Buccaneer Resort

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Cayo Carenero, Carenero Island, Panama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015 via mobile

After a couple of days on Isla Colon we decided to spend our last night on Isla Carnero. We were dropped of on a dock a bit down the coast and started to visit the different lodgings on that side of the island. After visiting several we ended up here. The gentleman that helped us was very gracious and accommodating.... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

We had a one night stay in one of the Buccaneer suits and it was quite fantastic! The location is unbelievable, you have the beach at you're doorstep and palms shading you whilst you relax in your hammock on the deck. We would 100% recommend this spot for anyone looking for a private slice of paradise!

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islandbound69, Owner at Buccaneer Resort, responded to this review

Joe, So glad you and Michelle had such a great time with us. This is truly a special place for people like yourselves who want the true tropical island experience. I wish you both the best and look forward to you coming back to spend some more special moments together. More 

Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015 via mobile

I stumbled upon Bucaneer Resort quite by accident, but boy am I glad I did! We stayed in a suite, with a double bed in the main bedroom with bathroom, and two single beds in the front room, a fridge/sink combo, and an amazing balcony on the ocean complimented by two hammocks (we asked nicely for an extra hammock to... More 

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islandbound69, Owner at Buccaneer Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words about your stay at the Buccaneer Resort. We feel we have a great value and super beach to share with those who seek a true island experience. Please stay with us again. Our management team strives to meet your expectations. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We stayed at Buccaneer for four nights. Unfortunately our stay was less than enjoyable. Our room's shower did not work, and when we told the staff they did not do anything about it other than saying "that's strange." While our linen was changed daily, it was often unclean, there were also bugs and spiders in the room at night. While... More 

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islandbound69, Owner at Buccaneer Resort, responded to this review

I'm very sorry for any inconvenience you experienced at the resort. We strive to make sure that our customers stay is enjoyable. We appreciate all our guests feedback and will strive to improve. Unfortunately, different people's expectations are quite diverse. When on a tropical island, bugs and insects are part of the environment. I do appreciate your feedback about your... More 

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Madrid, España
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 via mobile

We were thinking about staying at Bastimentos but a local guide from a cooperative told us Carenero was a quiter place.The island is quite with the exception of coco lounge disco located in the village ( we could hear the music from our room..... The price was expensive for what they offer as long as the cabaña we were sleeping... More 

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Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Definitely the quintessential definition of Island Vibe. I stayed only one night in one of the beach bungalows 20 feet from the beach. Penny, the owner, welcomed me on entering Bibi's restaurant, and made me feel right at home. Their service was prompt and inviting for both the restaurant and accommodation, and the ceviche is awesome! The bungalow I stayed... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We made our reservation, based on other trip advisor recommendations. This hotel is shabby, dirty, not maintained and the water in the bathroom smelled like sewage! I tried to find anyone to help with the revolting sewage water in the bathroom, to no avail. I was not given a refund for the one night we slept in a room with... More 

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bayside, WI
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014 via mobile

My friend and I didnt know where we were going to stay. A water taxi in Bocas town said he'd take us to 3 places to ck out. Buccaneer was #2. We fell in love with our sweet jungle bungalow. Elizabeth and her brother Gino who run the place bent over backwards for us.Beautiful and gracious people. We stayed for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

The Buccaneer is in a silent beach, away from all the fuss of Bocas. We loved it, and partly because of the friendly service of Elizabeth! She makes everything possible, nothing a problem and everything comes with a smile. The beachfront bungalow is redecorated and now goodlooking and clean. The first few nights we were aline in the house (... More 

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Playa Coronado, Panama
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Ok..the positive: Elizabeth and her brother who seem to manage the property are lovely, friendly people. They want their guests to be happy and were very helpful at making changes in our accommodations..2 of them in fact. We first chose a raised cabana, that had AC, no hot water, no wifi and no mini fridge. We were told a fridge... More 

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