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Aqua Lounge Bar & Hostel

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in the AC dorms (tried the fan room but they were really humid). Great time! Love the place. The snorkelling is also the best ive seen in bocas over by black rock - just make sure to have a surface marker buoy for boats.

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Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed here with a group of friends and had a great time! It's a 2minute boatride away from bocas town where you can find some bigger stores and an atm. The hostel itself is so much fun! There are hammocks, a trampoline, slack line, jumping platforms, swimming holes in the deck and so much more. They serve some good...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Aqua Lounge is the best hostel in bocas ! And by far the coolest hostel I have ever stayed at. They serve the tastiest food for the cheapest prices - pad thai (the best pad thai outside of Thailand, might I add) coconut curry, pastas, burgers all freshly made. JJ - your food is truly delicious. Great free breakfast included...

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Treasure Island, Florida
Reviewed 2 April 2017

I don't consider myself old but if 40 or older don't go. My wife and I went in for drinks and everybody was 30 or less. It appears to be a fun place with a great view. We had one drink and left. Bocas seems to be for a young crowd.

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Reviewed 28 March 2017

The place is great, super fun and great vibes. Hammocks all over the place, nice staff and natural pools where to you can jump from lots of different places. The place is in a different island than the main one, so the one dollar everyday to get to the main island can be a bit boring.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We were actually unlucky to get there with no crowd at all, this place full would be a way better. They have few games to jump in the water and the only recommendation is be careful to use the trampoline, it has no protection and I saw a lady tipsy bang the head on the corner. Drinks and music were...

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Reviewed 15 March 2017

To begin with, the place is quite accessible, we didn't have to wait long to move, because there are always boats available, and just for a dollar. We had booked the triple room but in the end we got the quadruple, which was better because we had an extra bed; the fans worked well, there were shelves to place our...

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Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Security guard was unnecessarily rough with me. I was looking for a lost phone in an "off limits" area, explained this to the guard in Spanish, and he still had he nerve to grab me and shove me into the hallway. Completely unnacceptable. Tell your staff to keep their hands off the female customers.

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Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

What an awesome place and concept. It's a hostel built on stilts in the water. There are fish swimming under the floorboards in your room. Cut out pools, trampoline, swings, dive platforms - what more can a juvenile mind ask for. It's not as raucous as Selina across the water so easy to get sleep and fun during the day....

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Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

The hostel was great. Staff were amazing, food was fantastic, breakfast (included) was great especially how it 'ends' at 10 but they're lenient on it after big nights. If you want to party then come here for sure. Our private room was just so hot to sleep in though, had no windows and only a fan that blew the same...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The only entirely over the water hostel in Bocas del Toro. Just 1 minute boat ride away from Bocas town, lies in wait the best time in Bocas. Walking distance from the beach and 3 surf spots. Comfy dorms, 5,4,3 and 2 person private rooms and hammocks to chill ....starting at 12 dollars a night, including free breakfast, free wifi, towel and snorkel rental, onsite laundry and in dorm lockers. We offer safe swimming areas, sea swings, ocean trampoline, tarzan swing, dive tower, sundeck, lounge chairs, hammocks, beer pong tables, indo boards, tour arrangements (fishing, spearfishing, beach, surfing, day trips, etc.), sister surf school, delicious restaurant, tasty cheap beverages, happy hour all day for guests and a staff that loves their life is just the beginning. So come and enjoy Bocas del Toro in the best way possible, in a happy place for happy people. AQUA LOUNGE.... Paradises Playground. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aqua Lounge Bar & Hostel

Address: Isla Carenero, Carenero Island, Panama
Region: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Carenero Island
Price Range: $16 - $17 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Aqua Lounge Bar Hotel Bocas Del Toro Province
Aqua Lounge Bar And Hostel
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“A private room is awesome, go on the swings!!!”
Taelorprado, 3 Feb 2016 | Read review
“as of now JJ is off Mondays”
522jj, 27 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Go for a bed that's reached by a fan”
StreeterA, 22 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Not in aqua lounge...”
melaniem501, 25 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Get earplugs if you wanna have good sleep.”
amiip2013, 27 Apr 2015 | Read review
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