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Tropical Suites Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
USD 6,837*
USD 128*
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Reviewed 5 June 2013 via mobile

The staf is friendly and helpfull. We had a Room with sea view, comfortable bed and a big terrace and very hygienic! One negative point: you have to rent the beachtowels. Breakfast at café Lily, 3 minute walk and enough choice and tasty breakfast. But overall: we had à great stay!

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 26 May 2013

Lovely spacious rooms with balcony overlooking water. Close to most restaurants. Staff were great and very helpful. Disappointing choice for breakfast at Lili's Cafe next time we stay at Tropical Suites we will pick another place for breakfast. Loved the hotel and look forward to our next visit there.

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Thank Valerie L
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 May 2013

My wife and I stayed at the Tropical for 5 nights. We stayed in a sea view room 5 which was very well appointed with a spacious terrace balcony. The bed was particularly comfortable. Both the standard of accommodation and cleaning service were first rate. Staff were both helpful and efficient. We arranged boat pick ups through them and everything...

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Thank Thomas041152
Somerset, Kentucky
Reviewed 10 May 2013

We recently spent a week in Bocas del Toro for our spring vacation and given the fact that it was our first trip to Panama, we did a lot of research on the local lodgings before going and landed on Tropical Suites as the best choice due to it's already outstanding reviews and great location. Let me say that our...

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Thank Vacation_Fanatic496
Somerset, Kentucky
Reviewed 9 May 2013

Tropical Suites is AMAZING! The location is perfect. Walking distance to everything and beautiful views overlooking the ocean. Breakfast is included at Lili's (restaurant next door) and the food is to die for. The staff at Tropical Suites is extrememly helpful and the maid service was the best I've ever seen. Our room was huge and had a wonderful balcony...

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Thank KY_Travel_Junkie_4
Carmel, California
Reviewed 8 May 2013

The rooms are clean and spacious with very comfortable beds. It's on the water with beautiful views. The staff was very helpful and friendly. The location is great: it's near good restaurants and bars and right next to water taxis who can take you to surf, snorkeling, SUP, and kayaking spots.

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Thank DKai7
Bound Brook, New Jersey
Reviewed 26 April 2013

We spent 11 days traveling across Panama, ending in Bocas before returning home We saved the best for last! Comfortable, clean room and a jetted tub in a spacious luxurious bathroom. cold air conditioning and a very helpful staff that took time to help us change our flight back to PCY and arrange taxis for us. If you are going...

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Bend, Oregon
Reviewed 23 April 2013

Walking around Bocas Town, there are many, many reasonably priced Hostel style hotels. Tropical Suites is one of the few upscale hotels and possibly only one of 3 on the water. We were in room 8, 2nd floor on the end. The rooms have very spacious terraces with table and chairs. Perfect for eating or a great view for happy...

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Thank Bendites
Merritt Island, Florida
Reviewed 13 April 2013

Excellent accommodations, friendly staff, and centrally located for excursions to islands and good restaurants. Breakfast was included at the little restaurant next door (Lily's) which was yummy. Quick walk from the hotel to the water taxi back to the mainland. The rooms were very quiet and allowed total relaxation. Thanks to Trip Advisor we found this place!

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Thank Robin R
Panama City, Panama, Panama
Reviewed 3 April 2013

For the price we paid, it's not the best hotel you can get, but probably the best you can get in the island though. I don't know if it was just my room, but the AC wasn't really cooling. The remote control for the TV wasn't working either. Though I guess those are minor complaints since one is not really...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tropical Suites is a modern oceanfront hotel located in the heart of Bocas del Toro. Resting on a tranquil Caribbean shoreline, the property is close to many over the water restaurants, shops and attractions. The hotel's comfortable and spacious suites feature a panoramic view of the Caribbean waters or​ ​the island's ​tropical ​landscape.​ Amenities include private balconies, air conditioning, 24 hour front desk and water access from​ ​the hotel's private dock​. Nearby attractions include beaches, snorkeling, dolphin watching, zip-lining, diving and surfing. Tours and activities may be arranged through the hotel's front reception. Guests may choose to include breakfast with their room rate. The property is a 15 minute walk or short taxi ride from the Bocas Town island airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tropical Suites Hotel

Address: First Street, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
Region: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Colon > Bocas Town
Price Range: $115 - $201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Tropical Suites Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 19
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Also Known As:
Tropical Hotel Bocas Town
Tropical Suites Hotel Bocas Del Toro, Panama - Bocas Town
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Bocas Town
#3 Family Hotel in Bocas Town
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“Second floor ocean side.”
Bugsy2, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get an ocean front if you can”
Tripzilla, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Has to be overlooking the bay and not town.”
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“ocean view isnt better.....”
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“A balcony overlooking the sea is a must”
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