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    Dolphin Bay Hideaway

    Avenida Sur | Dolphin Bay, Isla San Cristobal 888 888, Panama
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    Reviewed 6 November 2017

    The setting is really wonderful, very tropical. The food was definitely five-star. It was local with lots of fresh fish and fruit, and Amy really likes to cook and put love into it. We had two separate trips which Brian took us on. We visited...More

    Thank GLCAL
    Response from DolphinBayHideaway, Owner at Dolphin Bay HideawayResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thanks for taking the time and effort to post this incredibly thoughtful review. The entire kitchen team is so pleased with your food description of "definitely five-star". Food at the Hideaway has always been a differentiator and we strive to create a fantastic meal for...More

    Reviewed 31 October 2017

    We spent a week at Dolphin Bay Hideaway and we had, by far, the best Dolphin Bay local experience. We stayed on The Bay Room, one of their biggest rooms. The room was very clean and comfortable. I (Pilar) do not like bugs but they...More

    Thank Treetopflyer13
    Response from DolphinBayHideaway, Owner at Dolphin Bay HideawayResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you Jeff and Pilar for this great review. We appreciate you taking the time to review us and we are so happy the Hideaway is the best...by far... experience for you both!! Really helpful information on the bugs for others - they are around...More

    Reviewed 28 September 2017

    Our family were on Holiday for a month in Panama and Costa Rica. We stayed at Dolphin Bay for 3 days between the 14th and 17th August. My wife and I have two daughters aged 7 and 5. Here's what Amelie the eldest had to...More

    1  Thank Keith_Fabs
    Response from DolphinBayHideaway, Owner at Dolphin Bay HideawayResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you Keith, Fabienne, Amelie and Ava for this creative and very descriptive 360 degree family review. We miss all of you. So much great detail for any other family interested in visiting us. We love that the girls gained confidence and were so involved...More

    Reviewed 19 September 2017

    We enjoyed our stay at Dolphinbay very much! Our children spent a lot of time playing in the water and we felt like at home, Amy and Brian are perfect hosts and very accomodating with our little ones! I would recommend this place for families...More

    Thank Cacao_Travel
    Response from DolphinBayHideaway, Owner at Dolphin Bay HideawayResponded 25 September 2017

    As likely the foremost experts on Bocas lodging, we highly value your feedback. The fact you chose and recommended Dolphin Bay Hideaway and posted this kind review is very much appreciated by the entire team here. You were great guests and given your hospitality knowledge...More

    Reviewed 21 July 2017

    We've spent fantastic 3 nights at this small resort. Family owned and run by Brian and Amy, 2 wonderful hosts. Nice decorated rooms, great food, warm hospitality, family atmosphere. You even don't have to lock the doors of your room.What a great location, at the...More

    Thank Tom H
    Response from DolphinBayHideaway, Owner at Dolphin Bay HideawayResponded 9 August 2017

    It was so enjoyable to have your family here. In just a few short days, you made all of us feel like your family! We truly value how fun, kind and generous you were with the entire team at the Hideaway. Dolphin watching is indeed...More

    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    GreenLeadersPlatinum level
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Restaurant
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Concierge
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Restaurant
    • Price range
    • USD 190 - USD 236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Location
    • Panama >
    • Bocas del Toro Province >
    • Isla San Cristobal
    • Also Known As
    • Dolphin Bay Hideaway Hotel Isla San Cristobal
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    13 November 2014|
    Response from DolphinBayHideaway | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
    Hello Isaac, The truth is that it is really hard to define exactly the weather for this part of the world. We are supposedly now in the rainy season, that is from November trough usually end of January and again from May... More
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    "I think all the rooms are very nice."
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    "We like the Bay Room"
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    "The room Top floor with Veranda"
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    "all rooms are great, depends what you wish. We prefered the Sunrise"
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