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Brooklyn, New York, United States
Reviewed yesterday NEW

It was our first time to Bocas del Toro, and we did a lot of research trying to find the perfect house to rent for our group (adults and kids). We thought A/C was a must (turns out in Bluff Beach it's not-even our one A/C addict never once felt she needed it) and we wanted to be able to...

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What a remarkable property and experience. We loved everything about Bluff Beach Retreat – the design, the pool, the food, the rooms, the showers, the service and the private beach. What Ron has built is an oasis. We took an amazing horse ride through the jungle to a secluded bay, passing sloths and monkeys along the way. The horses were...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago

BBR is so nice that I've visited it twice! Ron and Christine are so friendly, Bluff Beach feels like a home away from home. This was my second yoga retreat here. The food was amazing. The company great. The pool is perfect. Even when it's raining, it feels cozy. The hummingbird show is a true treat. They are marvelous creatures...

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Panama
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Each time we come back the jungle offers up a new surprise. This time we had a few howler monkeys give us a show up in the trees after breakfast. You can never get tired of the hummingbirds fighting over the feeders. But please save some attention for the house dog, Nina, and cat, Luther, who bring some civility to...

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Morton Grove, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my second stay at Bluff beach Retreat and I wouldn't consider any other place to stay! The accommodations are amazing and Ron, Christine,Nicole and the staff are some of the best people on the planet. There is not enough words to describe how absolutely wonderful it is to stay here

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent 10 days here relaxing and enjoying the fabulous food and hospitality. It is an amazing place located close to the beach where you can walk for miles and watch surfers at various points. The accommodations are wonderful and the food amazing. Highly recommend Bluff Beach

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My first visit to Panama and Bluff Beach Resort and hopefully this will not be the last, the location is wonderful, so close to the beach the waves lull you to sleep each evening, The accommodations, very comfortable, clean and well appointed. The staff without exception friendly, helpful and happy to help you with all you need to make this...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nestled in the jungle on miles of beautiful beach, Bluff Beach Retreat is a place to recharge your soul. Facilities are lovely and the location is amazing. Ron, Christine and their staff are gracious hosts. This was my second trip and I plan to return annually for our neighbourhood yoga retreat. Lots to do for the active - surfing, hiking,...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my second trip to Bluff Beach Retreat and I opted to stay a few extra days because my last visit was so magical. Not disappointed at all - exceptional hosts Ron & Christine took great care of us and were able to arrange excursions into town and also a wonderful day visiting Green Acres Chocolate Farm plus the...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overall a great place to stay, fantastic location, excellent well maintained facilities, helpful staff and owner. So close to the beach that you can let the sound of the waves lull you off to sleep. First Impressions ============== Depending on how you booked, you may find yourself a little disappointed in Playa Bluff Retreat (PBR), looking at the PBR Website...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Bluff Beach Retreat. Our 4 acre property is located directly on Bluff Beach, Isla Colon, in the Bocas del Toro archipelago of Panama, Panama - with miles of secluded sandy beach for you to enjoy. It is a short walk from the steps of our three homes - the Beach House - Las Palmas Casita & La Pina Casita to spectacular Bluff Beach. Enjoy our spectacular 65 foot Oceanfront pool! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bluff Beach Retreat

Address: Playa Bluff, Isla Colon, Panama
Location: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Colon
Price Range: $144 - $230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bluff Beach Retreat 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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Bluff Beach Retreat Hotel Bocas Town
Bluff Beach Retreat Panama/Bocas Del Toro - Isla Colon
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“We stayed in the main house.”
 of 5 bubbles JasonL359, yesterday | Read review
“Up front is nice because of the view, but I love the little house in back.”
 of 5 bubbles SarahLandicho, 1 week ago | Read review
“Just let Christine and Ron know your needs and they will help choose your room”
 of 5 bubbles lindamathis, 1 week ago | Read review
“main house walk out to the pool”
 of 5 bubbles Melongsob, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Poolside rooms allow you to enjoy the sound of the ocean. The casita is set back in the jungle and is more private.”
 of 5 bubbles Elisamarie232, 3 weeks ago | Read review
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