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Popa Paradise Beach Resort

Punta Laurel | Bocas del Toro, Isla Popa, Panama
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Midland, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The resort was absolutely beautiful, but very quiet when we arrived. There was a new GM, Adam who made sure everything went well during our visit. Marcella was a fabulous hostess and bartender. She went out of her way to make our anniversary dinner fabulous. We loved the casita, the meals, and the beautiful pool with a swim up bar.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popa Paradise Beach Resort is truly a hidden gem! From leisure travel to Destination Weddings, you will find a crew of eager staff ready to make your stay in Popa an unforgettable experience. We arrived on Isla Popa, aboard the Ingwe Spirit Catamaran and were instantly taken back by all of the Beauty! Clear blue water and a white sandy... More

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at Popa for one weekend, where they hosted the wedding of close friends. The service was impeccable and very friendly. The staff was more than accommodating, and put care into the beautiful presentation of the place. The setting was serene, remote, and idyllic.

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

My wife and I just spent 6 days at Popa Paradise and we were quite impressed by the whole experience. The food is 5 star (do not go here to lose weight!) and the staff and management knows how to make your visit perfectly idyllic. The little cabanas spread across the grounds above the beach are peaceful and well furnished,... More

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Dyllan M, General Manager at Popa Paradise Beach Resort, responded to this review

Many thanks for your great review and your kind words. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you see you back in paradise soon! More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We came to this resort for our honeymoon for seven days. Although it rained most of the days we were here my wife and I had a blast. The entire time during our stay we felt like millionaires. The staff was amazing and want to especially thank Nicole was super personable and set up the most romantic dinner ever and... More

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Many thanks for your kind words and your great review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your honeymoon at Popa Paradise, hope to see you back here for many anniversaries. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

This review is a little late, but I couldn't forget to review one of the most amazing places I've ever stayed (and I travel a lot!). My boyfriend and I stayed at Popa Paradise from May 23-26, after spending 3 days in Panama City. This was a great end to our already fantastic vacation. Everything was on point, from the... More

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Many thanks for your great review! We are so pleased you enjoyed your vacation at Popa Paradise and look forward to welcoming you back. More

Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We visited Popa Paradise the first weekend in May and had a fantastic time there. Popa Paradise is an all-inclusive resort on an sparsely populated Island. The hotel managers Dillon and Darion make certain that everyone feels welcomed and are extremely personable and entertaining. We started our journey to the island following a torrential downpour at the dock, delaying the... More

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Many thanks for your great review. We are so pleased you have an outstanding vacation with us and look forward to welcoming you back to paradise. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

My husband and I stayed 4 days, June 8-11, and we had a wonderful experience. I would say "stay" as is used in hotel reviews; however, "experience" seems to fit! We arrived on air Panama, were met by a representative who took us directly to the boat, and Nash then zoomed us across the beautiful water (very calm), to Isla... More

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Dyllan M, General Manager at Popa Paradise Beach Resort, responded to this review

Wow, many thanks for your outstanding review and your very kind words. It was such a pleasure meeting you and we are so pleased you have a great vacation with us. We look forward to welcoming our new friends back to paradise soon! More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

My wife and I visited Popa Paradise in mid April and I spend time daydreaming about going back. It is an adventure to get there and that is a portion of the joy we found there. Dylan, Darion, Handre and each person employed at Popa Paradise welcomed and served us with obvious enthusiasm and care. We felt more like we... More

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Many thanks for your very kind works and your great review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to seeing you back in paradise soon! More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We stayed at Popa Paradise in May of 2014. I cannot say enough good things about this place. The location is gorgeous, on an island off the coast of Bocas del Toro. It is a bit of an adventure to get to as you have to fly to the small Bocas airport and then take a van to a dock... More

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Many thanks for your great review and your kind words. It was our pleasure meeting you and look forward to seeing you back in paradise soon! More

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Address: Punta Laurel | Bocas del Toro, Isla Popa, Panama
Location: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Popa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
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Bar / Lounge Beach Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Popa Paradise Beach Resort is located on a stunning island called Isla Popa in the Bocas del Toro archipelago. off the Panamanian coast in the Caribbean Sea. We are located about 30 minutes away from Bocas del Toro by boat. Stay with us for an unforgettable vacation where you can relax, snorkel in beautiful clear water and visit the amazing outer islands. Our chef Darion creates a spectacular, tasty, unique and healthy menu and can cater to vegetarians and vegans which is all included in our all inclusive rate. We have a large range of activities and excursions from diving, fishing, zip lines to the spectacular Zapatilla islands marine park or simply relax by our swimming pool and enjoy a Popa Paradise cocktail at our swim up bar, enjoy a massage on the spa or take a walk on one of our stunning beaches. Our new beach bar and restaurant "Rosie's" is great for cool drinks on the beach all day and at night beach BBQs, bonfires, live music and fire dancing under the stars. Our dedicated team of professionals will take care of your every need and ensure you have a memorable stay at our boutique resort. We look forward to meeting you at Popa Paradise - barefoot luxury in paradise! ... more   less 
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