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Tropical Suites

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle Primera, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Tallahassee, Florida, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Family trip to Bocas and we stayed here. 2 bed room which was clean and fairly modern. Also had a small kitchenette. Our view was to the street but we got to people watch all day long. Out the door and to the left is all the hustle and bustle of the town. Water taxis were accessible nearby and all... More

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Houston, Texas
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We stayed 3 nights on the water side. It was a perfect view with plenty of space on the covered porch. Hotel is just away from the noise of town, yet very short walking distance to the action. Rooms were very comfortable and roomy. The staff was very friendly and accommodating for anything you needed.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We recently stayed six nights at the Tropical Suites. Florence and the rest of the staff took great care of us at this very clean hotel. Since we were new to Bocas, we relied on the staff for a lot of advice all of which they gave generously including helping us find a doctor when my wife became ill. Overall,... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We recently went to Bocas for four days and stayed at Tropical Suites. We found the place everything that it was advertised as. Bocas town is a pretty beat up place, so it was nice to come back to the hotel in the evening and enjoy the nice rooms. It is on the pricey side for Bocas, but we felt... More

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São Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

It is a great hotel... safe, clean, neat very close to restaurants, pubs, shops. The staff is really helpful and polite. The rooms are large and clean. It is very close to everything you may need in Bocas. I highly reccomend it.

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Boca Raton
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Tropical Suites was the highlight of Bocas Town. The employees all bent over backwards to please... all we had to do was ask. Probably the most helpful and unexpected was with travel arrangements by the manager... around the island, hotels, travel to David and Panama City. The only thing we found wrong with the room was the refrigerator... it worked... More

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Palm Springs, California
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

My family and I stayed for 4 nites in the summer. We opted for the city views and it was always fun to watch. After seeing the ocean in every other place we stayed we found it interesting and not noisy on the city side. Very clean rooms. nicely decorated and helpful staff. Very nice owners. I would highly recommend... More

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New York
14 reviews 14 reviews
14 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

First I want to cover Bocas del Toro and Panama City. It can be a complicated place to get in and out (and around) of and has many choices for activities and accommodations. Typically it is best to fly a major airline into Panama City, Panama - Tocumen Intl. (PTY), then drive across town in a taxi ($40) to Albrook... More

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tropicalsuites, Owner at Tropical Suites, responded to this review

Hello Vivrelemonde, Thank you very much for staying with us at Tropical Suites and taking the time to leave a review of the town and hotel. It seems there may have been some confusion about where you were staying with regards to the comment about a change in ownership or our daughter running the hotel. We have owned and operated... More

Carlsbad, California
12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

We stayed at Tropical Suites last year and loved it so we stayed there this year during our Bocas del Toro visit. This is the place to stay at in Isla Colon. The ocean view suites are worth the price. This time around I got to experience the hotel's great service. We experienced a blackout which I guess is not... More

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Denver, Colorado
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

The airconditioning in room 7 did not work properly. As such, we got little sleep. We complained to the front desk. They did nothing to fix the AC but just argued that it was working fine. It did not work fine and nothing was done to correct the matter.

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tropicalsuites, Owner at Tropical Suites, responded to this review

Hello Bill C, We appreciate your feedback and would like to express our sincere apologies for the inconvenience that you experienced. It is unacceptable this matter was not promptly rectified. Our staff strive to deliver the highest service standards and an exceptional guest experience. This matter was discussed with the appropriate staff member and we are confident such a situation... More

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Address: Calle Primera, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
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Location: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Colon > Bocas Town
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Tropical Suites 3.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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Tropical Hotel Bocas Town
Tropical Suites Bocas Del Toro, Panama - Bocas Town

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