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Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
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Bocas Villas
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Bocas Villas could be an amazing place but unfortunately it lacks serious maintenance and TLC making our stay sub-par. View is amazing, not a place you want to stay and go into town everyday and do other activities, the logistics just don't make it easy. Our experience and recommendations are below. Our trip started off with meeting one of Phil's... More 

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New York
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bocas Villas is for those who consider themselves “adventurous” travelers. You are “off the grid” because the house is solar powered and the water comes from a water collection system. We stayed in a house that was only a year old and it was a state-of-the-art residence with modern conveniences. The views from the house are breathtaking, and no pictures... More 

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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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36 reviews 36 reviews
9 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Very cool. If you can immerse your self into a little relaxation, you've found the place. Just a hop, skip and a jump from Punta Carocol, you are in a beautiful place. The cabins have everything you need except food and beverage. Unless you plan on returning to town soon, a word of note is for you to take all... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Bocas Villas was an incredible place to stay - exceeding even our expectations based on the fantastic online photos. The location is a short boat ride from Bocas Town, and the house is well-appointed with everything we needed during our stay. Manuel was a great guide and took us to Playa Estrella for an afternoon. The sunsets were memorable, the... More 

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Tinley Park, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

After a long search of places to stay in Bocas del Toro we found these villas. I was kind of unsure to stay here because I like to have fun and read on the reviews that the villas are very quite. I got on the villas and I fell in love with this place. I am from Panama and I... More 

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Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We stayed here in March and had a perfectly nice time. It was quiet and lovely. We had the last house, and found the accommodations to be up to par to what we expected. The house was clean and adequately stocked/furnished. Gorgeous views, decent snorkeling and boat rental available. Nice to get away from it all. It's the sort of... More 

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San Francisco, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Background: We stayed here for a week. We were in one of the four identical bungalows to the north of the larger bungalows. Our unit had 1 bed, 1 bath. The location is perfect. You are close enough to town to make the trip easily via water taxi (included in our rate!) but you are far enough away that you... More 

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London
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59 reviews 59 reviews
20 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

This place is truly magical. Not a soul for miles. Two double rooms, each with their own toilet, shower and sink. Also each have a balcony. Beds are very comfy although short so not ideal if you are very tall! There is a twice daily shuttle into town included but you can pay $15 for a round trip to town... More 

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Dear reader and most of all dear Philip, what a wonderful experience we had at Bocas Villas. Flying in from Amsterdam in The Netherlands, where we live, after a 3 day visit of Panama City, we finally found ourselves at Bocas Villas which we booked with high expectations. We hoped to relax and enjoy ourselves visiting the surroundings. Our expectation... More 

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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

Just got back from here... My wife and I spent our last 4 nights in Bocas at Bocas Villas and are already talking about going back again. I've read some of the bad reviews and I think they must have cleaned & fixed things up since some of the other reviews... We found the place to be clean, and no... More 

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Address: Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
Location: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Colon > Bocas Town
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 4
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Bocas Villas Bocas Del Toro, Panama - Bocas Town

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