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Kansas City
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I have stayed ar Casa Aquario before and I am pretty sure that I gave it five stars at that time. I rigorously research before traveling and rarely award less than five or four stars To our accommodations. I brought my husband here as a surprise for our 30th wedding anniversary and was prepared to be delighted again. Sadly, we...

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Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

We came to Casa Acuario for four nights with a backpacking tour group. The stay was the highlight of my trip. The inn is right over turquoise blue waters, the rooms are rustic and charming with ac and hot water, each room has a small deck area with a hammock, and there is a hangout area with wifi at the...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 21 April 2016

This is a beautiful place to stay, great location, friendly and welcoming. It is right on the water, with crystal clear emerald water all around, and a small but nice beach right next to the hotel. The rooms are big and comfortable, very clean, hot water and AC. It's a $1, 2-minute boat ride to Bocas town, but you are...

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Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

Casa Acuario is a beautiful place to stay. It is right on the water, the rooms are clean, there is hot water, a/c and WiFi in the back area of the dock. Unfortunately this back area also is a sand fly hangout zone so make sure you get citronella oil to avoid being bit. We had no issues with anything...

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 20 November 2015

the place was really good, the view just awesome. We enjoyed spacious room in front of the sea. Be able to jump in the crystal clear blue water from Carraib from your room is just paradise. The atmosphere is rilax and you'll get the possibility to have a nice breakfast. NEGATIVE: Only negative point, even if the staff is really...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 26 October 2015

We stayed at Casa Acuario for 6 nights. We flew from Panama City to Bocas del Toro. We took a taxi at the Bocas Airport for $4US that took us to the water taxi area. The trip from Bocas Town to the Carenero Island where the Casa Acuario is located is very short and it costs $1/person. The reason why...

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Pompano Beach, Florida
Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

What a cool remote place to stay that was absolutely perfect for me and my fiancé!! The hotel staff couldn't of been nicer and our room was so big and comfortable with AC, shower with hot water and open kitchen area that guests can use. The island was so relaxing & it was easy to travel each day on a...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 11 June 2015

It's always a shame to read bad reviews of a placed you liked....... We stayed here in Mid April, probably considered shoulder season, so there was no problem about being bumped into another (lesser?) room. We emailed a day or two prior to book and got the the room we wanted (which was out the back, as we wanted to...

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1Thank Don C
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 May 2015

We got there at 2 pm and nobody was at the hotel. After 10 min waiting a woman showed up and without saying anything, she went upstairs to clean our room. She could have said that they were not expecting us so soon, but the room will be ready in a few minutes, but instead... she just disappeared. I can...

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1Thank Patricia B
British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 29 March 2015 via mobile

This is a lovely place with friendly people - but unfortunately although we booked our room 2 1/2 months previously, we were not given the room we'd requested. We expected to have one of the front rooms on the water but were given a back room with no view ... It's not even visible or listed on the hotel's website...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
King suite overlooking crystal clear water abundant with tropical fish and sea life. Great swimming and snorkeling spot with pretty sandy beasch.This spacious suite situated upstairs offers one king bed and one double bed with A/C, Cable TV, WiFi, private bathroom with hot water, hardwood floors and french doors opening out to your own private patio overlooking water with mountain views, hammock and seating. Full and continental breakfast with local fruits offered. Enjoy the covered leisure terrace wired for wireless internet and kitchen area. Guest fridge is avaialble for guest use. The Inn is located on a tropical island, Isla Carenero, directly across from Bocas del Toro and a three minute boat ride. This island features world class surfing, hiking nature trails, pristine beaches, restaurants, bars, kayak, surf board and paddle board rentals and other amenities. We will help you arrange your island adventures, diving trips and surfing tours with a pick up at the inn. The price of the rooms is as follows: King suite double occupancy $99. Per night . Queen suite double occupancy $88.Chrildren under 10 for free. Extra adults $10. Each . ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa Acuario

Address: Carenero Island | Bocas Del Toro, Carenero Island, Panama
Region: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Carenero Island
Price Range: $117 - $152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Casa Acuario 2.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Get an upstairs room! The lower rooms do not get as much breeze and the ceiling above you is wood so you will hear all footsteps above.”
 of 5 bubbles bkriehl, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“take the on on the first floor, close to the deck”
 of 5 bubbles sylvaincopp, 19 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Second level rooms”
 of 5 bubbles Babunek36, 25 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Don't go there.”
 of 5 bubbles U948AApatriciab, 1 May 2015 | Read review
“our room was on the bottom floor closer to the city, so picking a room on the other side might help. Can't say for sure though.”
 of 5 bubbles dtb29, 22 Feb 2015 | Read review
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