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“A hidden gem! Beautiful views, relaxing atmosphere, great service.”

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Hotel Bocas del Mar
Ranked #1 of 4 Hotels in Boca Chica
Certificate of Excellence
London, United Kingdom
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“A hidden gem! Beautiful views, relaxing atmosphere, great service.”
Reviewed July 22, 2012

My husband and I found this hidden gem on the internet and all the bookings and confirmations went smoothly. The welcome was warm and friendly throughout. The hotel is modern and bright and lovely views of the water all over the place where you look. The bath is amazing to soak in and looks out onto the gardens and sea beyond and there are plenty of little corners to explore in the large grounds with the tropical plants that my husband likes.; we liked it because it was almost flat and easy to get around. The food was good value and very well presented as well.

This was our second time in Panama, and we enjoyed the this area round Boca Chica in Chiriqui province area the best of all we have seen ; the chartered boat out from the hotel’s own pier took us to see the whales; ok, so we got to see some even if it was still early in the season but the dolphins on the way back finished off the day magically; you can just call a “lancha” boat and they can give you a ride to the little beaches opposite on Boca Brava and round the different coves and islands; it’s a great place for messing about on water. The Boquete coffee plantation tour is a must do (I never realized Panama had such nice coffee) , and the hotel can arrange that; it’s just about an hour and half drive away in the mountains…or nearer home the monkey sanctuary was very cute to visit!

Room Tip: To be honest, all the rooms have great views and are newly built to a high standard.
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Property: Hotel Bocas del Mar
Address: | Gulf of Chiriqui, Boca Chica, Panama
Location: Panama > Chiriqui Province > Boca Chica
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 4 Hotels in Boca Chica
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Bocas del Mar 4*
Number of rooms: 20
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hotel Bocas Del Mar, in Boca Chica, is a boutique hotel with modern, luxury features. In a privileged oceanside location on the mainland, it is perfectly positioned for a completely relaxing vacation. We were TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Award Winners in 2016 for the Top Hotel for Service in Panama. Our focus is on quality customer service and attention to detail. We have 20 large contemporary-style guest bungalows that are set in tropical gardens right alongside the glistening blue water of the Gulf of Chiriqui. Open your drapes each morning and the Pacific Ocean is there to greet you! Choose from several room types; from our spacious king or queen bed bungalows through to the exceptional Premier Suite. There's a gourmet restaurant & bar on site and we have not one but TWO stunning infinity-style pools to bathe in. There is also a small beach, except at high tide, and we have our own dock to head to more local beaches via water taxi or excursion boat - we are opposite the beautiful islands of the Gulf of Chiriqui and have a full ocean and land trip program. Plus a massage studio (advance reservation required). Just 5 minutes by car or watertaxi from Boca Chica village. ... more   less 
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