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Hotel Olas

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle 6, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
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Ranked #6 of 14 Hotels in Bocas Town
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
tripgirl123765 Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, LIMON
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Do you really want my business? Tiny room, no patio. Cheap T.V. service...and no coffee in the whole place. $55.00 for two. I showed them my thermos and said I wanted coffee early in the morning. They said their machine was broken. It as still broken the next morning and I walked five blocks to get insipid coffee. The television... More

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Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A calm peaceful hotel a lit way out of town with the ocean by its side. The rooms are clean and tidy which makes up for the fact that in some rooms you can hear almost everything that pass es you. Breakfast is super yummy ajd my dad says they make the best pancakes ever. The drink are super nice... More

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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is in a perfect location - as long as you haven't come to Bocas to party! It's far enough out to be nice and peaceful, but it only takes a few minutes to walk into the centre of town. The area felt safe enough for us to let our 11 year old daughter go out souvenir shopping on... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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82 reviews 82 reviews
70 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

The location is fantastic on the water and the deck has great views, but this wasn't the chilled out, hangout place that I had been expecting. In the evening it was almost deserted, there was no atmosphere and no one eating here and only a couple of people nursing a beer. I was surprised to see so many people there... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

If you go to Bocas I recommend you stay here. We had a great room, the breakfast included is amazing with a view that can't be beaten. Staff really helpful. Location a little out, but 2 mins walk and you're in the centre. Loved it

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Olas is beautifully situated on the water. You can enjoy a good free breakfast on the deck. Wifi was good. Rooms were small and the sheets smelled. We received clean towels Every day. We would recommend staying here As the price and quality are okay. Staff was helpful.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at hotel Olas in June of 2014. While we were sleeping, someone had come into our room in the middle of the night and robbed us. We have reason to believe that this was done by someone from the hotel. The idea that we got robbed while we were in the room, that someone was in there while... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We had a great stay at Hotel Olas! Friendly and helpfull staf (in 99% of the cases). Cozy atmosphere, nice interior and great verandas by the water! It's a small town so location will let you walk anywhere in 5-10 minutes. It's possible to rent surfboards, bikets etc. and book tours at the hotel.

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Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

4 years ago I went for the first time to Bocas, me, my dad and my 2 brothers went for 4 nights and a guide from the island recommended us the Olas hotel. so we went there. we fall in love as soon as we got there. the room was small but they were comfort enough at sleep time. the... More

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Panama City, Panama
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Absolutely loved the place. Great room (quiet, A/C and hot water working perfectly), amazing view (right in the water, boats and yachts passed by, sunset was beautiful), but more importantly amazing people… we where treated like family. The breakfasts were good and the hotel is close to everything. We would definitely go again!

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Address: Calle 6, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
Location: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Colon > Bocas Town
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Olas 3*
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Olas Hotel Bocas Town
Hotel Olas Bocas Del Toro, Panama - Bocas Town

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