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Koko Resort

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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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Montrose
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A visit to paradise…. I wish we would have stayed longer - 5 nights flew by so fast. As many people mentioned Jack and Lee are wonderful, hard working and have great ideas about all sorts of activities. They can arrange anything and know the best people/guides for you. There is so much to do… Kayaks are available for free... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Jack and Lee are amazing hosts. Jack's sense of humor is infectious and several enjoyable conversations were had over the breakfast bar. The location and accommodations are fantastic -- away from the tourist crowd, koko is housed in a residential neighborhood that gives you a feel of life in Bocas. I can't say enough good things -- just go and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015 via mobile

Great place. The cabin we stayed at was perfect. Very clean and well maintained. Jack and Lee provide breakfast in the morning and were spot on with all of their activity recommendations. They really set our vacation off on the right foot and we wished we had stayed longer.

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Kingston, Canada
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7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Delightful spacious cabins suspended on stilts above the water with all needed amenities, including a deck and hammock. The host and hostess are very helpful and always available. The surrounding neighbourhood is not merely "local", but actually verges on "slum" and there are many large dogs barking almost constantly. The local inhabitants are friendly and welcoming. The trip into the... More 

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Sacramento
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

From the minute you arrive Jack an Lee make you feel at home. They are great hosts. We arrived early, about 8:00 am but they gave us breakfast and offered a boat trip to star we could join right away. It was the same price as in town ($25) but not over crowded like some of the other boats. The... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Thank you to Lee and Jack for a lovely 4 nights in an authentic island neighbourhood. We stayed in a cottage on the water. Cabin was clean, cute private balcony to enjoy sunset beers, and great hospitality over the group breakfasts in Lee and Jacks water house. Food was awesome. Jaffles, omelettes, sausages. We didn't eat lunch any day we... More 

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Colorado
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Jack and Lee and great. Very welcoming and very knowledgeable about the area. They love what they do and it shows. Jacks breakfast is huge and a great way to start the day. The cabins over the water are are private and hassle free. The kitchen is great for cooking your own meal with local fresh foods. Look no further,... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Where to even start with talking about how wonderful Koko Resort is... I arrived way earlier (9am) than check in and was greeted by Lee. Immediately she made me feel at ease and gave me a place to store my luggage. Then, I was warmly welcomed to enjoy the famous "Jack's breakfast." Wow!! Giant portions, great flavors, wonderful locally grown... More 

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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Spent almost 2 weeks and will be headed there again shortly. Perfect respite for quiet, close, easy, no hassle-leave-me-alone vacation, with quick stroll to town anytime access. Jack and Lee give great recommendations for all the good spots and locals. Thank you for providing completely great housing AND excellent food (included) every morning. We will be regulars.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We just left the cozy orchid cottage at Koko Resort (January 13-19, 2015) We had a really good time in Bocas. Partly because of the great accommodations and partly because of our hosts. Lee and Jack are virtual "Lonely Planet" guide to Bocas Del Toro. They gave us great advice and set us up for a memorable holiday full of... More 

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