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    Sand Dollar Beach Bed & Breakfast

    Bocas Road | Just before the Y, Isla Colon 12345, Panama
    (831) 421-1324
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    Overview
    • Excellent87%
    • Very good11%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    “b b” (47 reviews)
    “every morning” (22 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Pets Allowed
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 145 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    A charming B&B! We stayed a week and had a blast. The house is large & comfortable with end-to-end verandas on both floors. And yards away, the beautiful ocean is in full view. Guillermo, the gardener, cut down a coconut so we had a fresh...More

    Thank EllenS95060
    Response from Sharon R, Owner at Sand Dollar Beach Bed & BreakfastResponded 5 days ago

    It was a pleasure having you stay with us! Thank you for your detailed review, sure to inspire others to come and have as much fun as you did. You are welcome back any time.

    Innkeeper's Favorite Review
    Reviewed March 6, 2017

    This is a great place to stay to unwind and enjoy the sounds of nature. Nothing better than to fall asleep to the sounds of the waves and waking up to birds starting their day. We thoroughly enjoyed having our morning coffee sitting in the...More

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    Response from Sharon R, Owner at Sand Dollar Beach Bed & BreakfastResponded April 12, 2017

    Thank you for your kind, detailed review. It pretty much says it all. We love it when guests get to know each other and share boat trips, beverages on the balcony, and conversation over breakfast. Sometimes we join in and it's such a pleasure meeting...More

    Reviewed September 26, 2017

    We had an absolutely fantastic stay at Sand Dollar Beach. While our time in Bocas, unfortunately, did not overlap with the owners they were very communicative ahead of time and a big help. In their stead, the caretakers, Lorraine and Roger were wonderful, meeting us...More

    Thank Matt F
    Response from Sharon R, Owner at Sand Dollar Beach Bed & BreakfastResponded October 3, 2017

    We were sorry we weren't in Bocas to meet you personally, but it warms our hearts to know that your stay went so well. Thank you for your positive review; you covered all our favorite aspects of Sand Dollar. We hope to meet you on...More

    Reviewed September 9, 2017

    My wife and I made our first trip to Panama and loved it! Look no further than the Sand Dollar if you're looking for a home away from home while visiting Bocas. Sharon and Mark were very responsive owners and will answer all your questions...More

    Thank DJLee2014
    Response from Sharon R, Owner at Sand Dollar Beach Bed & BreakfastResponded September 11, 2017

    It was a pleasure helping you stateside to plan your adventure, and staying in touch with you via Lorraine & Roger when you were there. We're so glad you had a good stay, even enjoying water aerobics down the beach! You stayed long enough to...More

    Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

    The couple running the place are very welcoming and gave us great advise. Just a short ride to Bocas town with taxis going by quite often. Loved the breakfast with fresh fruit and wondeful garden. One of the best place on Isla Colon.

    Thank Jan T
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • $119 - $302 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Location
    • Panama >
    • Bocas del Toro Province >
    • Isla Colon
    • Also Known As
    • Sand Dollar Beach Bed & Breakfast Panama/Bocas Del Toro - Isla Colon
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    "Upstairs rooms have a nice view of the ocean."
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    "We stayed in the casita. Very private. Still enjoyed breakfast with other guests"
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    "The corner room is private. Upstairs room have best view of the ocean"
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