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Tropic Star Lodge

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Special Offer: Kids Fish FREE
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nick,Nicolas,Roger and i arrived on Jan 6 each with a specific goal. We did it all.Thank you Captain Richard and all the staff for the amazing work done.The new pool is amazing,Food is better and better.Don’t miss the Pina Colada. Fishing is amazing our Captain...More

Thank Wahib N
Response from Mallory W, Manager at Tropic Star LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Wahib N, We always love when you and the guys come to visit! Thank you for your compliments and taking the time to write your review. We're glad you enjoyed the new pool area, the food and most importantly the fishing. Congratulations again on...More

Reviewed 5 January 2018

Kudos to this whole operation. I can't think of anyone that let me down. From the promised customs greeting to final delivery back at the international airport. Service like I have never experienced. I can't remember all the names but you are a well oiled...More

Thank canukontario
Response from Mallory W, Manager at Tropic Star LodgeResponded 8 January 2018

Dear canukontario, Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review. Also, thank you for your kudos! We appreciate your comments and are very grateful for our wonderful staff that make our operation run like a well-oiled machine. Releasing a Marlin is...More

Reviewed 2 January 2018

We were a group of five, all family, and visited from December 26 to the 30th, 2017. We occupied three rooms. Tropic Star Lodge is a legendary fishing resort located in a small bay in the Darien jungle of Panama with no other access except...More

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Response from Mallory W, Manager at Tropic Star LodgeResponded 6 January 2018

Dear rsachs24, Thank you for taking the time to write such a thorough review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your fishing experience on board our 31 Bertram guided by our expertly trained crews. Congratulations again on that giant Yellowfin! We are excited...More

Reviewed 3 September 2017

The accommodations were great, the location is one of a kind and the staff and fishing is awesome. The food is over the top and trust me you won't be disappointed. The lodge really goes out of the way to make sure you're taken care...More

Thank jim l
Response from Mallory W, Manager at Tropic Star LodgeResponded 5 January 2018

Dear jim, Thank you for your review and for visiting us for your bucket list trip. We agree that our location is truly something unique -100 miles from the nearest road in the middle of the Darien Jungle. We are glad you enjoyed the accommodations,...More

Reviewed 31 August 2017

If you're looking to catch a "big one", this is the place to go! I've been to Hawaii (Maui) twice in search of the "big one" leaving empty handed and possibly removing that goal from my bucket list. As a 60th Bday present, my good...More

Thank Brian K
Response from Mallory W, Manager at Tropic Star LodgeResponded 5 January 2018

Dear Brian K, Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review of your visit. We are so glad that your friends brought you down to visit us for your 60th and for your "big one"! We had so much fun with...More

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canukontario
25 February 2017|
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Response from Mark C | Property representative |
Posting here is a good idea, Bonnie will notify you if anything comes through via the Tropic Star "buddy List"
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sherrydk_2000
17 January 2017|
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Response from Adrienne R | Property representative |
Hi, Yes, we have a full bar with Crown Royal. Our past guests have all done a great job with answering your questions. I can only add that if you like hiking bring your sneakers. We have a beautiful 30 minute semi intense... More
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George C
5 November 2016|
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Hi George: Although we catch marlin all year long; the Absolute BEST time to catch Blacks & Blues is in January and February. You can find more details on our website under "specials"
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"All rooms are lovely each with a view of pool, water, jungle, gardens"
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