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“A honeymoon in paradise!”
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Welcome to the most exquisite beach side Villa in all of Northern Panama!
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Welcome to the most exquisite beach side Villa in all of Northern Panama!
Bask in the warm rays of the sun and cool off in the refreshing water of the pool Your own private pool and beach at your footsteps!
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Welcome to the most exquisite beach side Villa in all of Northern Panama!
Bask in the warm rays of the sun and cool off in the refreshing water of the pool
Your own private pool and beach at your footsteps!
Walk down the steps, down onto the beach,on to the dock, into the boat and on to adventures!
The PERFECT location! Only rental ON the BEACH!
Relax on the beach while sipping your favorite cocktail!
Take en evening stroll on the beach!
Stretch out a hammock and take a nap or read a book!
Take off your flip flops and sink your toes into the soft sand!
Luxury, Privacy and the Beach at your feet!
Descend your beachfront stairs, and 20 more steps you are in the Caribbean Sea
Private boat tours from the Villa's dock to the most exotic spots in Bocas!
Welcome to Villa Paraiso
Add the extra touches!
Your suite has everything! Sink into your comfy queen bed & watch Netflix!
In room entertainment - books, games, and Smart TV with Netflix!
Request the extra romantic touches!
Cook a perfect meal in your well equipped kitchenette and dine In instead of out
High Speed WIFI to face time friends or catch up at the office, in AC comfort!
Luxury Bath with all the comforts!
Wide view of your luxury bath!
After a day in the sun take a soothing warm rain water shower!
Play a game of ping pong while you are barbecuing!
Pop open a cold beer, barbecue your favorite meal,  and then go for a swim!
The best setting in all the islands for a romantic dinner catered by our chef!
Reserve the BEST table on the island for breakfast, lunch and dinner!
The huge covered porch is perfect for an afternoon of activity out of the sun !
Sink into the comfy living furniture and enjoy the ocean & pool view!
As the sun comes down, relax poolside with a glass of wine
Relax and enjoy the view!
Watch the sunrise over the bay from your patio!
Relax on the beach and enjoy the sunrise and sunset!
The gorgeous gardens of the Villa!
The well maintained grounds leave you feeling in tropical paradise!
The tropical birds of the Villa's gardens
The gardens of the Villa are home to many hummingbird nests
The howler monkeys of the surrounding jungle
The Famous Red Frogs of Bocas!
Map out your own 
 beach adventure with the complimentary bikes
Take a bike ride or a taxi for a walk on Bluff beach!
Or take the complimentary kayaks and snorkel equipment and explore the bay and nearby reefs!
Kayaking adventures on the beautiful waters in front of the Villa!
Beautiful Zapatilla Islands!
Dive or snorkel some the worlds most beautiful reefs!
The crystal clear waters of Starfish beach!
Snorkel the amazing reef of Polo Beach!
Amazing underwater life!
Beauty above and below!
Dive in and see for yourself!
Take a trip to Dolphins Bay!
Explore the caves of Bastimentos!
The crystal clear, warm waters of the Caribbean are the waterways of the Ngobe Indians
This incredible Archipelago has many faces,come and see them all!
Enjoy an unforgettable full moon shining over the sparkling Caribbean Sea!
The beautiful waters of Bocas Del Toro
Panama welcomes you to explore!
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Isla Colon, Bocas del Toro Province

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Bnorto
Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
“A honeymoon in paradise!”
Reviewed October 7, 2014 for a stay in September 2014

We booked Las Casitas at Villa Paraiso for our honeymoon and it did not disappoint! It's such a beautiful place. The grounds are beautiful. The Villas themselves are not only safe and well built, but comfortable with loads of little touches that only an owner that cares about their property would think to add.

We spent a lot of time just relaxing by the pool and on the beach, which was heavenly. Everyday, after whatever adventure we had, Las Casitas was like coming home. And the distance between your front door and the water - 25 feet. The pictures don't lie.

We took a boat tour to see Dolphin Bay, snorkel at Coral Cay and relax on Isla Zapatillas. Las Casitas is perfectly positioned between Bocas town and Bluff Beach and Pakis Point. You get both convenience and quiet.

The Cottrell Family went above and beyond to make sure our trip was memorable, from a delicious candlelit dinner on the dock, to home cooked breakfast every morning, and great advice about things to see and do. We absolutely loved our time in this little slice of paradise! Wonderful wonderful wonderful.

Stop looking. Travelers, you found your perfect spot.

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Susan H
Midland, Texas
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“Perfect place to be near town but not too close!”
Reviewed August 26, 2014 for a stay in August 2014

We loved staying at Villa Paraiso Villa Wiona for a week. We rented an ATV from Flying Pirates and visited the beaches, the jungle and the town many times.

The Cottrell family were absolute perfect hosts, being available when needed, we had a delicious breakfast and dinner prepared by Wesley. It was wonderful to have the use of a local phone to call for cabs or other services.

I would recommend this to anyone traveling to Bocas Del Toro to visit the area.

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Ine D
Antwerpen
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“Little paradise in Bocas del Toro”
Reviewed July 28, 2014 for a stay in June 2014

Very nice accommodation on the main island of Bocas del Toro archipelago. Nice spacious room in a beautiful villa with private pool. Only few steps from the beach (not the nicest beach because the river floating in a few meters further but you have enough other beaches in the area - and off course the pool!). The villa is located a bit outside town, which we liked. With the bikes you can easily get to town. A must is a bike ride to Playa Bluff. Drive all the way to the end of the road and you will find the nicest beach bar! Your effort will be rewarded! I would definitely recommend to stay here! The owners and their suns are also very nice!

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Liked best: the Pool
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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed June 3, 2014 for a stay in May 2014
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jedavispt
Denver
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“A Utopia on Bocas”
Reviewed April 24, 2014 for a stay in April 2014
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Stayed with my husband and 3 year old son. Angie, Steve and their wonderful sons were incredible hosts. From my hundred e-mails prior to the trip to planning out day trips and getting tips on great local food, we could count on them to help us navigate and create an epic trip.
I am going to include my full review on here and break it up into sections:
Villa Parasio:
From what we saw, this is THE PLACE to stay on Bocas. Incredibly clean, safe and the private pool that opens to the beach was perfect. The efficiency kitchen is just enough to cook some meals at home. 10 minute bike ride out of town. Easy to ride to Tony's market for all the essentials. The WI-Fi is not real functional so don't plan on trying to stream any movies while you are there. They provided us with a cell phone with their numbers and local cabs- very handy!
Everything was there that we needed which was a blessing since our luggage limit on Natureair was 15 lbs per person.
The even rented us a bike with a child seat on the back so we had a blast riding everywhere.
Thank you for everything! We appreciate it and hope to be back in the future.
Bocas Town
This is a bustling town with lots of little eateries and places to catch water taxis.
If you are not much of a traveler and are uncomfortable with minimal modernization, trash lined streets and early development- you will not be happy here.
If you appreciate culture, adventure and little tourism you will love it!
A little spainish goes a long way and while you can get away with english, you won't be as well received by the locals.
There are "gringo" restaurants that are cleaner, english speaking and more expensive but the little local spots are amazing! Shout out to Tom's in town and El Drago (I think- not marked) on the way to Pakis Point and the Villa.
Pakis point is heaven on earth as is bluff beach. We had a blast riding bikes all along this end of the island and finding great private spots to swim. Bluff beach does an Argentinian BBQ on Saturdays that is not to be missed!
We took a water taxi out to Cayo Zapitillo which I highly suggest.
Do not go to starfish beach- the beach is grungy and the boats coming in and out force the starfish further down the beach anyway.
We would have liked to have gone to Bastimentos and done the chocolate tour but ran out of time.
If I can answer any questions friends, please let me know- I know how much I rely on you all to help plan our trips!!!

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Reviewed February 13, 2014 for a stay in December 2013
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Caledon, Canada
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“A Great Place to Stay in Bocas Del Toro”
Reviewed February 3, 2014 for a stay in January 2014

My wife and I and our 2 year old daughter stayed here in January 2014, our third time staying at Villa Paraiso. this is a great place to stay, it is near town but far enough away that you don't hear the night clubs, it is always spotless, and Steve and Angie are great hosts. We would and will be back without hesitation, this is a great place to spend a week, well worth the money.

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