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Las Cabanas | Bocas Del Toro, Isla Colon, Panama
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Koko Resort
Ranked #2 of 24 hotels in Isla Colon
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This review is extremely overdue. We stayed here in December of 2013 and couldn't have been happier. The cabins are adorable with he most incredible views. Make sure to look down as you walk to your cabin as you are bound to see several starfish. His was actually far more space than we really needed for just 2 nights and... More

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10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Koko resort is cool place stay though be warned it is not close to town. To me, it didn't really matter. Coming from NYC, I am used to walking and the distance to town isn't alarmingly far. The taxi cabs are super cheap. The "cabins" are HUGE! It is cleaned daily so when you return after a day at the... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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42 reviews 42 reviews
27 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

If you stumbled across this place because of their rating on Tripadvisor and saw the word "resort"... pause... go to their website and check out the "Must Read FAQ"... they have taken great care to make sure guests know exactly what to expect. If the description appeals to you then you will LOVE Koko Resort. If it doesn't... you should... More

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Santa Cruz, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Koko Resort Review Just so you know I am 11 years old. I thought it would be helpful to review this resort from a kid’s perspective. I highly recommend Koko Resort. It is a family friendly place where you can enjoy the ocean. The hosts Jack and Lea were amazingly helpful. They are full of good information. There are a... More

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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Just got home after 6 wonderful days at Bocas. All the reviews are right on - this place is really special and probably the best place to stay on Bocas. Having said that - there are 2 types of people who should not come: 1.) People who afraid of the water and or are not able-bodied. You have to walk... More

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Melville, New York
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014 via mobile

We spent four nights at Lee and Jack's place in February 2014. As a family of four who had never been to Panama, we had no idea what to expect. From the minute we arrived, we felt like we were home. Lee picked up the cab fare from the airport and Jack quickly whipped us up breakfast - we've never... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Girlfriend&I stayed in on of the waterfront cabin for 9 days over Christmas 2013. We had a great time. The things to do around the archipelago are super easy to access from there. Downtown Bocas is a 2-minute, $1/p.P. cab ride or a 15-minute walk away, so one's got access to nightlife and restaurants without the noise. We rented bikes... More

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Lincoln, NE
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55 reviews 55 reviews
7 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Jack and Lee and created a unique paradise on the outskirts of Bocas Town. Read all about it on their humorous, informative website. Lee makes you feel very welcome. Jack challenges your assumptions on any topic you bring up--and cooks the best breakfasts we had in our two weeks in Panama. Jack and Lee are as much a treat as... More

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Warrington, Pennsylvania
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95 reviews 95 reviews
22 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Koko resort is a special place and the host Jack & Lee try very hard to make your stay a wonderful experience but that being said the place is not for everyone. If you do your homework and embrace the experience you will have a fabulous time, we certainly did. I loved the location just out of the hustle of... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

This property is as advertised. It is located in a residentail neighborhood, which brings local culture to your stay. We found that we enjoyed sitting on our cabana's porch overlooking the water each afternoon and for sunset and would leave the beaches to do so. There is a market (Tony's) within short walking distance. We were about a 20 minute... More

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Address: Las Cabanas | Bocas Del Toro, Isla Colon, Panama
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Location: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Colon
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Also Known As:
Koko Hotel Isla Colon
Koko Resort Panama/Bocas Del Toro - Isla Colon

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Like a picture postcard. Cabins built over the water of a beautiful bay. Various size houses. Steps from the beach. 5 Minutes to town. Fantastic sunsets from the dock and lit up fish viewing at night. Full kitchens, AC, fans, maid and laundry service. Full time security, Safety boxes in rooms. Wireless Internet. Kayaks, bikes, snorkel masks free. Grocery delivery. We speak English and Spanish and will help you with arrangements for a perfect vacation. ... more   less 
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