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    Popa Paradise Beach Resort

    Punta Laurel | Bocas del Toro, Isla Popa, Panama
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    Overview
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    “swim up bar” (43 reviews)
    “other guests” (25 reviews)
    “the managers” (16 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Air Conditioning
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 5 February 2017

    From the moment I made contact with the resort I was welcomed like family. After more or less backpacking for over a month, it was a special treat to go to Popa Paradise for a couple of nights of both relaxation and adventure. My boat...More

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    Response from Vincent R, Owner at Popa Paradise Beach ResortResponded 6 February 2017

    Thank you for spending a couple of days with us, and for your very detailed and complimentary review. It is very gratifying when our efforts are appreciated! Safe travels - hope to see you again some time. Vince - owner

    Reviewed 24 January 2017

    We stayed at this resort over the New Year Holiday based on the information provided on the website. They advertise an all adult resort that is all inclusive. Unfortunately, this was not the case. They allow teenagers on the property. We had to endure disrespectful,...More

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    Response from Vincent R, Manager at Popa Paradise Beach ResortResponded 27 January 2017

    We appreciate the opportunity to respond to this review, and to clear up some "alternative facts" presented therein. I would like to begin by quoting a few lines from my extensive email exchange with this reviewer, where he stated: "The property views were outstanding. Most...More

    Reviewed 20 January 2017

    As I was going to be celebrating my 50th birthday during our 6 weeks away we wanted to be somewhere very special and memorable to celebrate it - and we definitely found it! WOW Popa Paradise was everything we were looking for plus so much...More

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    Response from PopaManagers, General Manager at Popa Paradise Beach ResortResponded 21 January 2017

    Hello, beautiful people! We are all delighted to see these wonderful and sweet words for us, in respect of the staff, the resort, the nature that surrounds us, and the positive energy here at Popa Paradise. This good energy often comes to us right from...More

    Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

    Very nice Italian management greets you and we had a good time despite 3 days of rain. I see there are some comments to the resort made by others, so these are my input: - the boat ride is 40 minutes and the boat is...More

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    Response from PopaManagers, General Manager at Popa Paradise Beach ResortResponded 19 January 2017

    First of all thank you very much for visiting us, and for having spent some time with us personally. We appreciate you taking the time to describe life at the resort, including quite a lot of useful information in a very clear and concise way....More

    Reviewed 12 January 2017

    Popa Paradise was awasome! -Location like in your dreams, -Staff exceptional (in particolar Bernard and the 2 manger Daniele and Elena always available) -Food typical and always good!! The bar in the pool amazing! I really want to thank you the staff and the other...More

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    Response from PopaManagers, General Manager at Popa Paradise Beach ResortResponded 13 January 2017

    Hello, Sara and Francis. How nice to know that you have had a great time here with us. We are very happy to hear this, especially considering it was your honeymoon. It was very nice to meet you both, and to get to know you...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 138 - USD 304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    • Location
    • Panama >
    • Bocas del Toro Province >
    • Isla Popa
    • Also Known As
    • Popa Paradise Beach Hotel Isla Popa ,
    • Popa Paradise Beach Isla
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    ships99
    4 March 2017|
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    Response from Vincent R | Property representative |
    Hello again, The pool is always open, but if everybody has gone to their rooms, the lights are turned off at midnight. We do not have fixed hours for the bar... if there is interest we sometimes stay open very late. Your... More
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    4 March 2017|
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    Response from Vincent R | Property representative |
    Hello, and thank you for your interest in Popa Paradise. In answer to your questions: 1. Pick up from Tropical Suites is not a problem. On the other hand, the dock we use is only a few steps away from Tropical Paradise, and... More
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    Gailieb
    24 February 2017|
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    Response from Vincent R | Property representative |
    Hi! Yes, our rates are in USD. Fun fact: Popa Paradise is Canadian owned - we live just north of Calgary. Call me (587-888-0267) for a great deal. Vince - owner
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