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Punta Rica

Isla Bastimentos | Puntaricabocas Com, Isla Bastimentos, Panama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and son (12) stayed for four nights at Punta Rica at the end of December, spending New Year's Eve there, which also happens to be our son's birthday. We had a very enjoyable stay overall. The property is like a large, luxury tree house, built on stilts in the jungle, close to the water's edge -- though it... More 

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Rosharon, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

My husband and I spent 3 nights at Punta Rica and we loved everything about it. Richard the owner is a very special person that took great care of us and we felt we could totally trust him. The Punta Rica staff is very friendly and efficient. The food was amazing and we had dishes from different countries every meal.... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

My wife and I just spent 6 nights at the beautiful Isla Bastimentos Punta Rica and loved every minute. Your hosts take wonderful care of you ensuring that your holiday is one you won't forget. We felt that it was like lodging in a home stay with your own two story cabin. Despite being secluded away from busy Bocus Town... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I just left punta rica after spending three amazing nights. Punta Rica is made up of four rooms that adjoin the "main house" area which is a huge room made out of wood with large windows that look out onto a beautiful jungle scene. The rooms are enormous and each one includes its own living area and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

My girlfriend and I spent Christmas at Punta Rica and had an amazing time. The rooms were incredibly spacious, each is two stories with a living room and a private balcony with a hammock. Claire and Mario were very friendly and catered to our every need. The absolute best part of Punta Rica is the food. IT IS INCREDIBLE. I've... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We had a wonderful experience while staying at Punta Rica. We arrived for a 2 night stay after 5 nights in isla colon. Richard, the owner, is a very special host and person, he treated us like family and made our trip finale to be memorable! Richard had organized every thing we needed from the first contact, by organizing our... More 

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Petaluma, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

My partner and I visited here for 6 nights. Richard and his team made us feel so comfortable, that we truly were able to feel like we were in paradise. Richard arranged all of the activities that we wanted, including arranging a stay in the mountains at another hotel for 2 nights. He called the owners and made all the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Collette was the most warm and friendly host! Richard was great and cooks an amazing steak (and other meals). Elena made sure we had great activities every day. Everything about Punta Rica was great. It's a small place and you really feel like family when you're there.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

Our host Richard and his team (Elena , Mariella , Abel and Jeremia) made our stay at this inn a wonderful experience and made us part of their family. The food and the service were excellent (amazing would describe it better). The rooms were large and very clean. The decor is beautiful. We were treated like friends and all the... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

We had a wonderful stay and enjoyed every moment of our stay, The rooms are very big and confortable with bathroom and shower in each room, with a balcony and the view is incredible, The service and the food was absolutely delicious and cooked with a lot fresh fruits, vegetables and fish that were amazing, Our host Richard is a... More 

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