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Hotel Olas

Calle 6, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hotel Olas is a wonderful gem. It's the perfect location to take in all the surrounding areas of Bocas. It is conveniently located 2 blocks from the main area so that you can enjoy a quiet nights sleep. The staff are wonderful and helpful. Olas caters to young and old, couples, singles and families and all feel welcome. The dock... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015 via mobile

My boyfriend and I took a trip here and only planned on staying one night, but after seeing what there was on offer on the islands and bocas town, we decided to stay one more night, unfortunately we were told at check in that the place was full but luckily for us another group was a no show and so... More 

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6 Thank travelgem82
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

Wife and I lasted 3 days in Bocas Del Toro before fleeing back to Boquete. Besides Bocas being the largest trash dump in Panama this hotel offered sanity and security. Its the last building on the strip. Its not a Hilton but it IS a clean safe friendly spot to be. Breakfast is good free internet and laundry service for... More 

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5 Thank David M
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2015 via mobile

The hotel is very good, reasonable prices and breakfast included. The rooms are awesome and comfortable with AC and private bathroom!!! It's very nice!!! The breakfast are good you can choose three kinds of them and all of them are very good!!

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2 Thank Cyn A
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

Olas is a funny place. It's hard to really describe it, because it's also in a funny town. So keep in mind, when I give Olas 3/5, it's based on the fact that it's in Bocas Town - that wouldn't be the case somewhere else. So let's start with the basics. Our "double room" was basically a double bed and... More 

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Tyler, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

Four of us took the 2 night 3 day tour of snorkeling at Cayo Coral and Red Frog Beach, tour to Isla Pájaros, Starfish beach and Dragon’s mouth and a trip to Isla Zapatilla #2. This hotel was clean, had good room A/C and the staff was easy going. Sure your not staying in a 5 star hotel but for... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

This place was a disaster from the beginning. We arrived and were given our room key by an apathetic receptionist. Went to open the ground-floor private room and a large dog proceeded to jump out, scaring the daylights out of us. Keep in mind that we are dog people, but we entered the room to an overwhelmingly strong "wet dog"... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

Well this is the second time I have visited Panama and Bocas and decided to stay again at Hotel Olas and was I ever thrilled this time. I got to meet the owner's son who manages the place, Danny Salach and he is a sweetheart. They remember me which blew me away, hotels don't usually do that. So, because it... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

We have stayed there for 5 nights during our vacation in bocas. After researching the whole village, this is the best value for your money when looking for a 2 person (couple) private room with a private bathroom. For around 50-60$ you'll get a kinda small double bad, bathroom and an A.C. breakfast included. The rooms are mostly wooden. Don't... More 

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New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

I really enjoyed it hear, it was not too expensive, had internet and served a good breakfast. The internet did not connrectin the room, but only in the public areas, not a big deal for me. A short walk to town and a quick trip to the airport (you could walk it). Upper floors have a better view

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