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Bocas Paradise Hotel

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1st Street | Next to Taxi 25, Bocas Town, Isla Colon 00420, Panama
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We absolutely loved Bocas del Toro and absolutely hated this hotel. The price of the room included breakfast, however the breakfast was less than adequate. We asked for salt for the eggs and a knife to spread butter on the toast and were told "if it's not at the buffet we don't have it." The air conditioning in the room... More 

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Dyllan M, General Manager at Bocas Paradise Hotel, responded to this review

Firstly let me thank you for your review, I welcome all points of view. Lets look at some of your issues - We serve a buffet breakfast with eggs to order, yes we have salt and yes we have knives and forks which are rolled in napkins, why on earth would be deny you a knife or salt? I was... More 

Woodbridge, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very helpful staff willing to go the extra mile to accommodate our needs. The manager was flexible and delightful to be with in a new location, they made our visit very comfortable and enjoyable. late night noise from neighboring club was not a problem as the a/c covered the sound for us quite well! Very knowledgable management familiar with the... More 

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Dyllan M, General Manager at Bocas Paradise Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your great review! It was such a pleasure meeting you and your family, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015 via mobile

Stayed for 3 weeks in suite overlooking water. Worth the money for upgrade. I had large patio with great water view. Its a short walk to everything. Which is nice after a long night on the town. Would stay there again.

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Dyllan M, General Manager at Bocas Paradise Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your great review. we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and the amazing views from your suite. We hope to see you back at Bocas Paradise soon! More 

Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

My review is two fold. First I would like to say that the owners and staff are great. When I checked out to go to redfrogbeach for a few days I had left my passport and over 250 dollars in a pair of shorts. A staff member returned my call checked the room grabbed my stuff, took a boat taxi... More 

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Dyllan M, General Manager at Bocas Paradise Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your great review and your kind words. We are so pleased we were able to assist you with you passport and it was not lost. We look forward to welcoming you back to Bocas Paradise Hotel soon! More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights at the hotel. The room we had was the suite and I honestly expected more. The first night we were there the air conditioner did not work at all. Temperature outside was cooler but couldn't sleep with the balcony door open because there is a very loud bar right next door. Good thing Bocas has warm... More 

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Dyllan M, General Manager at Bocas Paradise Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review, we are always keen to get client feedback and improve our service and facilities wherever we can, however I would like to point out a few inaccuracies in your review - Our air conditioners have a master switch at the door of the suite which was explained to you at check in, all you had... More 

Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

We were put in a room on the same side as the local nightclub which has deafening music until 3am. The owner has an injunction pending against the nightclub and we wish him every success in having it closed. Other than that the hotel was a good average hotel, the staff attentive and breakfast was good. It is centrally located... More 

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Dyllan M, General Manager at Bocas Paradise Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review. We strive at all time to provide the best experience for our guests, sometimes Bocas can be a bit noisy at night but we do offer rooms on the opposite side of the building which are quieter. More 

Panama City, Panama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

I went with my girlfriend to this hotel for a weekend in March 2015 and we were looking for a strategic place right in the middle of Bocas Town to move from there to other places like beaches, islands, etc. We were also looking for a nice room (not a luxery room) to stay and we found it here. The... More 

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Dyllan M, General Manager at Bocas Paradise Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your great review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back to Bocas Paradise Hotel soon! More 

San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Under new management Dyllan and Darion were the most gracious hosts! They did everything to make us feel at home and we decided to remain for our entire stay even extending our time in Bocas. The breakfast lovely including an abundance of local fruits, delicious gourmet coffee and eggs and bacon made to order. The room was clean and comfortable... More 

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Dyllan M, General Manager at Bocas Paradise Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your great review and your kind words. We are so excited about the hotel and are working to make it better all the time. I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward seeing you back at Bocas Paradise Hotel More 

Boquete, Panama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We traveled to Bocas on business and were pleased to find that Darion and Dyllan were now managing this hotel. Our room was booked by a friend so it was a nice surprise. This hotel had been neglected in the past few years and the boys will most certainly bring it up to a top notch property. They are already... More 

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Dyllan M, General Manager at Bocas Paradise Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your great review! Yes we are excited to be able to make a difference in the local community and donating to the local old age home who are in desperate need was the obvious choice. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. More 

Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I never stayed in the hotel but I found myself always going back for t great food and awesome patio for drinks...Daryan and Dyllan are always welcoming and really make it a fun place to go back to...the breakfast there is good too,fresh fruit and anything else you could want for a good price!

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Dyllan M, General Manager at Bocas Paradise Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for the great review! Our waterfront restaurant is a great spot for breakfast, lunch and dinner, there is always a gentle breeze and the view is spectacular. We are so pleased you had a great time here. More 

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