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Bocas Bound Hostel

On A Hill Above Red Frog Beach | 15 min water taxi from Bocas Town, Isla Bastimentos, Panama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2010
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2010

Bocus bound hostel was such a fun hostel to stay at the rooms were perfect and the air conditioning made it all.. The staff are very friendly and the food was good but needs more selection.. The walk to the beach is nothing its actually relaxing walking through the jungle with no one around. At the hostel there was plenty... More

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Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2010

Bocas Bound was a very nice hostel located on Isla Bastimentos. It was very secluded from the rest of the island which made it very nice to relax and enjoy the beautiful beaches nearby. There rooms were very affordable and nice and clean. They also have a nice big common area where everyone can enjoy themselves and have a good... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2010

I stayed a week Bocus Bound and it was a beautiful experience. After traveling through out Costa Rica and Panama it was kindof a good feeling to stay there. The rooms were clean the beaches were beautiful and the place was so gorgeous. The negatives were that it just opened a couple weeks prior and they hadn't worked out all... More

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Charleston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2010

If you traveling to Bocas Del Toro you have to visit Basimentos. The island is beautiful and the hostel is the best place to stay. Its affordable and the people are really nice. There is a really nice open air dining/ living area overlooking the water and the jungle. The manger, Jude, is very cool and hospitable. He can set... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2010

Although there is still much more to come from Bocas Bound and Red Frog Beach (they are still continuing to develop the island) I had an awesome time. The weather wasn't the most cooperative when I was there but I still managed to have an awesome time, get out in the mangroves on the kayaks, do some wakesurfing, some real... More

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savannah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2009

I stayed here for 5days and had a simply amazing time. The place is run by 6 American interns who bend over backwards to make sure you are having a good time. Each day they sit down with you and help you plan your daily adventures. The most spectacular part is most of your adventures are within walking distance. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2009

I traveled to Bocas del Toro over the Thanksgiving holiday with my boyfriend and another friend of ours. Bocas Bound was accommodating enough to allow us to stay there even though they were putting the 'finishing touches' on the hostel. We had such an amazing time at Bocas Bound. Being some of the first guests to ever stay at this... More

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Address: On A Hill Above Red Frog Beach | 15 min water taxi from Bocas Town, Isla Bastimentos, Panama
Location: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Bastimentos
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Bocas Bound Hotel Isla Bastimentos
Bocas Bound Hostel Panama/Isla Bastimentos, Bocas Del Toro

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Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Restaurant Suites
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Located in a living rainforest, on a Caribbean island, Bocas Bound is the place to stay and visit in Bocas del Toro. Bocas Bound provides immediate access to surfing, rain forest hikes, kayaking, and beautiful beaches. Bocas Bound is an exotic destination in Bocas del Toro that attracts back-packers, surfers, and cost-conscious families looking for a place that is extraordinarily different from a typical Bocas hotel. Trails from your doorstep lead you through dense jungle to breathtaking beaches and hidden coves. The nightly chorus of nature will cause you to truly appreciate Isla Bastimentos.* 8 min walk to Red Frog Beach * Beach Activity Center* Hiking Trails and Canopy Zipline* 15 minute water taxi to Bocas Town* Air-conditioned rooms* Full Restaurant Bar and Lounge * Community kitchen * Free Breakfast & Coffee. ... more   less 
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