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El Faro del Colibri

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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
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Reviewed March 29, 2017

I love the location of this on Carenero Island. It is my favorite of the islands because it is so peaceful. This place is a close walk to Bibi's, the best restaurant and the water taxis regularly come by so it is easy to get to Bocas Town. The bungalows are cute, well styled and offer everything you need. One...

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Bocas del Toro Province, Panama
Reviewed March 14, 2017

We stayed in one of the cabins and were told at check-in that breakfast was included so went the two mornings to the " restaurant" at end of dock. This morning as we were getting ready to leave the cook from the restaurant stood behind the irate house cleaner telling us we owed money. I tried to explain, we ended...

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adriano c, Gerente at El Faro del Colibri, responded to this review
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Buon giorno e un piacere leggere la sua critica, come sempre le persone vogliono tutto regalato o minacciano di scrivere...

Bourbonnais, Illinois
Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

We spent 3 nights at El Faro Del Colibri. Our bungalow was clean and quaint. The bed was comfortable and the deck off the front had an unbelievable view. We sat outside in the chairs every night. There is a light that shines down into the water. We seen all kinds of fish and several sting rays. The only thing...

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costa rica
Reviewed February 8, 2017

We recently spent 3 nights in one of the small cabins, and liked it very much. The cabins are small and cozy, perfect for our needs. I loved the fact that we slept right above the ocean for an appropriate price ! sometimes it could get noisy from the passing water taxis, but it did not disturb me!!! You make...

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West Deptford, New Jersey
Reviewed January 21, 2017

A modern and well maintained property; polite and cheerful staff; very good restaurant and owner very helpful and on site. On top of this a fantastic location. Enjoy the "remoteness" of Carenero but Bocas town is a 5 minute boast ride away. A shelf or two in the closet for clothes and hook in the bathroom for clothes. Minor comments...

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Umbertide, Italy
Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

I've been here with my boyfriend... an unbelivable experience. .. the stilts over the sea are beautiful and very relaxing(above all is very clean). Breakfast is very tasty. . You can choose what to eat, such es puncake, local fruits. . . The owners are so kind (one of them is italian).. a Big Kiss to them

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Reviewed July 17, 2016

The hotel is situated in 1 minute (and 1$) on boat taxi from Bocas town, on Isla Carenero that is more quiet than Isla Colon, but still close to civilization. The island is very beautiful, with some nice small beaches few minutes walk from the hotel. The hotel is very nice, comfortable, small and quiet, with only 6 "rooms". The...

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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed April 28, 2016

This hotel is located on Carenero Island, so it will cost you dollar per person per ride to Bocas. It is not necessary to ride to Bocas, plan your visit before hand. Island offers couple of restaurants and super market. We arrived here and staff welcomed us warmly. When we checked-in, additional credit card fee was charged, which is ok,...

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed March 15, 2016

Nice place to stay. The cabanas or whatever you like to call them are right on the water. They are clean and air conditioned. The hotel staff are nice and take care of any issues promptly. I had a few issues that were minor and fixed expediently. There is a lot of water taxis that pass by all day and...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed March 10, 2016

We spent two nights in Cabin #2, and the hotel location and room/cabin is beautiful but I cannot give it an "excellent review" due to the negative customer service experience. Our shower was badly clogged, we mentioned this right away to staff who informed management. However, nothing was done to fix the problem and the shower remained clogged. We mentioned...

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adriano c, Propietario at El Faro del Colibri, responded to this review
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Buenos para aclarar, yo odio las personas que solo por el echo de eser insatisfecha a no obtener mas descuento...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about El Faro del Colibri

Address: Carenero, Panama
Location: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province
Price Range: $79 - $107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — El Faro del Colibri 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Rooms closest to shore are quieter”
KelseaMike, Mar 29, 2017 | Read review
“They are all the same, however ones further out on the dock might be be better.,”
Alex072944, Jan 21, 2017 | Read review
“I would recommend rooms closer to the sea, not to the beach.”
P8047DXannav, Jul 17, 2016 | Read review
“Awesome centralized hotel with water and beach access a few feet away!!”
vans406, Mar 15, 2016 | Read review
“last bungalow maybe could be noisier”
choni, Jan 24, 2016 | Read review
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