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Nice beach. Great view. Not a swimming beach, but fun to watch the waves and hang out. Great spot... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lyndsey T
Iconic beach from Isla Colon

This is a must if you are visiting Isla Colón! You can get from downtown walking (1hr), renting a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Bluff Road, Bluff Beach, Isla Colon, Panama
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice beach. Great view. Not a swimming beach, but fun to watch the waves and hang out. Great spot with a nice breeze.

Thank Lyndsey T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must if you are visiting Isla Colón! You can get from downtown walking (1hr), renting a bike (25mins), by bus ($3.50/person) or by taxi ($5/person). Very strong waves when the swell hits the area. It can be dangerous for people not knowing...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice beach Very clean, it wasn t dirty at all But the sea was very, very rough Definitely NOT for swimming

Thank Gökay T
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Beautiful beach! I recommend renting a bike for the day ($5) and riding to the beach. The ride is roughly 1 hour long (give or take depending on the person) and along the ocean most of the way. Soft clean sand & big waves. Pack...More

Thank JenaMichelle
Reviewed June 13, 2018

I've seen a fair few beaches on my travels and Bluff is certainly up there, at least in terms of what I look for. It's very long so you can easily find a spot to have to yourself for the day. When you find that...More

1  Thank LifeAsABackpacker
Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

Perfect if you enjoy beach walks. It is about 30 minutes by taxi from Bocas town. The road can be really bad after a tropical rain shower. I had problems to dry my clothing so don’t bring your best clothing.

Thank MissVanUrk
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

We also saw Playa Estrella, Playa del Drago, we went to Blue Lagoon but none of it compared to Playa Bluff. The other ones are very populated and you couldn't enjoy the beauty in silence. Playa Bluff Is like a piece of Heaven, the most...More

Thank Georgiana P
Reviewed May 18, 2018

11+Km from town and half of that on a really rough sand/rock/dirt road. But don't let that stop you. It's beautiful out there. Saw 3 sloths, great waves, not super for swimming as it's really rough. Paradise nonetheless and one of the best beaches in...More

Thank Sherry C
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful beach. Soooo long you can not see the end of it. Perfect for surfing when the waves are right. And if there are no waves you can swim there for sure.

Thank svhare
Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

Playa Bluff is amazing, has one of the best waves at bocas del toro, water is warm, don’t need a wetsuit, bring your on food, water and sun screen.

Thank Marcio M
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