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Tropical Suites Hotel

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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
$119*
$113*
$119*
$119*
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Penguin, Australia
Reviewed September 1, 2016

Comfortable, well appointed room with basic kitchen facilities literally ON THE WATER! Watch water taxis ply their trade, walk 100 feet to the best cafes on Bocas, and bask in the friendly, smiling service provided by the hotel's young but well trained staff. Could not have hoped for more! Pinched ourselves daily.

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Jason S, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Marji, It was a pleasure having you as our guest and we are very thankful for your wonderful review. We are delighted that you enjoyed the room, service and our hotel's location. We hope to see you back in Bocas again soon!

Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed August 27, 2016

The reviewer "Bocas town is Bogus town for me" describes it perfectly. My wife and I decided to spend a couple of days visiting Bocas town on Isla Colon in August during a 2 month Panama vacation. Already staying in the San Carlos area of Panama we decided to drive up to Almirante, catch a water taxi out to Bocas...

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Jason S, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Michow, Thank you for the detailed and insightful review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Tropical Suites Hotel and appreciate your recommendation.

Panama
Reviewed August 24, 2016

I stayed 4 nights at Tropical Suites Hotel two weeks ago and had a wonderful stay. Even before getting there, Jason was were understanding and patient despite all the changes I made to my reservation, thank you Jason! The first 2 nights we were on a Town View Suite, and the last 2 nights on an Ocean View Suite and...

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Jason S, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for the wonderful review. Our team is very pleased that you enjoyed your stay and the two different room views. Please come visit us again soon.

Livermore, CO
Reviewed August 23, 2016

The room was wonderful! Jets in the bathtub!!! Beautiful view - very clean! Coffee and sweets on the main level every morning. There was a microwave to use in that area but our room had facilities for cooking although we didn't utilize that. Stores were close - food and happy hour prices were the best and we have traveled quite...

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Jason S, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Beachlover, It was a pleasure having you as our guest. It is nice to hear that you enjoyed our hotel's breakfast amenities and convenient location. Thank you for visiting.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff we stayed in the penthouse it was nice with a nice terrace the down side was almost no windows and the only way to enter the room was with the elevator we where with 5 and the elevator only cold hold 4 so we always had to take the elevator twice, no breakfast and at the water side...

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Jason S, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

We really appreciate your review and are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay in the two-bedroom penthouse. While the suite has a spacious kitchen, please note that vouchers for some of the area's top breakfast spots are available for purchase at our front reception. Thank you for visiting us!

Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed July 28, 2016

Pros: -Nice and helpful front desk staff (pretty, too) -Convenient location to cafes and boating docks -Tours can be booked on site, reasonably priced -TV channel options in English and Spanish, for rainy days -kitchenette [no microwave, though] Cons: -No breakfast option, despite TA specifically listing that free breakfast comes with booking -Loud and LARGE AC. Seriously the biggest AC...

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Jason S, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Dear WestCoast_Peach, Thank you for your review, we apologize for any inconvenience. We are very surprised to learn of the bedding that you described and would have promptly transferred you to another room if made aware of the situation. This is very unusual, as our hotel maintains extremely high quality standards, for example Booking.com guests rate us 9.4/10 for Cleanliness...

Beacon, New York
Reviewed July 27, 2016

Spent 4 nights at the Tropical Suites Hotel in Dec 2015. I was kindly upgraded to one of the star fish suites which had a portal to watch the sea below. Wonderful touch. Staff was awesome, very friendly and helpful. Rooms were comfortable. Only suggestion is to bring ear plugs, sometimes the noise from Bocas Town can get a bit...

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Jason S, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for the wonderful review, we are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay in our Starfish Suite. We also appreciate you acknowledging our staff as they are committed to providing an exceptional customer service. While we are located in relatively quiet are, noise from festivities can travel certain nights. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

College Station, Texas
Reviewed July 24, 2016

So this review is based on what else is in Bocas. I have been going to Bocas for 30 years and this is by far the best hotel there. The rooms are large and cool, there is a great view, right in the middle of everything but I guess every place could state this. Rooms were clean, quiet and I...

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Jason S, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the compliment and wonderful review, our team is delighted that you enjoyed your stay at Tropical Suites Hotel. We hope to see you in Bocas again soon and for years to come.

San Francisco, California
Reviewed July 21, 2016

The hotel was very nice and clean right in front of the water in Isla Colon. It is centrally located and near all the restaurants and tourist connection spots. The staff was helpful and cordial. We got the town view room with balcony, it was a big size room with equally large bathroom. Everything in the room was really clean...

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Jason S, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

We really appreciate your review and are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at Tropical Suites Hotel. It was a pleasure having you as our guest and we hope to see you again soon.

New York City, New York, USA
Reviewed July 17, 2016

Here the AC works well, the beds are comfortable, the views are nice, and the staff super helpful. It's location is perfect if you want to be in town (you probably don't). I would have given them a 4, but they didn't have the room they had originally promised us when we booked with them and we had issues with...

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Jason S, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Marc, We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Our apologies, as a top floor room was not available at the time of check-in and is based on availability. Thank you for your review.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tropical Suites is a modern oceanfront hotel located in the heart of Bocas del Toro. Resting on a tranquil Caribbean shoreline, the property is close to many over the water restaurants, shops and attractions. The hotel's comfortable and spacious suites feature a panoramic view of the Caribbean waters or​ ​the island's ​tropical ​landscape.​ Amenities include private balconies, air conditioning, 24 hour front desk and water access from​ ​the hotel's private dock​. Nearby attractions include beaches, snorkeling, dolphin watching, zip-lining, diving and surfing. Tours and activities may be arranged through the hotel's front reception. Guests may choose to include breakfast with their room rate. The property is a 15 minute walk or short taxi ride from the Bocas Town island airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tropical Suites Hotel

Address: First Street, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
Location: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Colon > Bocas Town
Price Range: $86 - $151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Tropical Suites Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 19
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Also Known As:
Tropical Hotel Bocas Town
Tropical Suites Hotel Bocas Del Toro, Panama - Bocas Town
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Bocas Town
#3 Family Hotel in Bocas Town
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“Second floor ocean side.”
Bugsy2, Apr 1, 2017 | Read review
“Get an ocean front if you can”
Tripzilla, Mar 11, 2017 | Read review
“Has to be overlooking the bay and not town.”
paxcot, Mar 7, 2017 | Read review
“ocean view isnt better.....”
E1451RSanthonyc, Mar 3, 2017 | Read review
“A balcony overlooking the sea is a must”
Mark_Bath_UK, Feb 19, 2017 | Read review
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