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New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was recommended by some friends that stayed there a long time ago. While the setting is stunning, we were hoping for so much more for the great amount of money we paid: towels are stained, sheets are old, toilet flush is broken, armchair is missing one part. It looks like it was a good place at some point but...

Thank emmapearson1977
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our time here was too short! It's an amazing place, very unique, with open air traditional-style huts right along the ocean. We've stayed 2 months in Bocas town and this trip out to Al Natural was our little good-bye trip to Panama. We were both amazed at how Michel has managed to make such a comfortable place so far from...

Thank Sue m
Reviewed 11 March 2017

In brief: we had some wonderful nights at Al Natural Resort. The huts are clean and sorrounded by wonderful landscape. The sea in front of the huts is good for a refreshment. You have to swim some distance to get to a nice reef in front of the resort. Due to rough sea, the visibilty was only average when we...

Thank JuriXay
Reviewed 11 March 2017

My husband and I went to Panama with 3 other couples. It was a first for all of us and the resort exceeded our expectations. We stayed 5 nights in an open air hut right on the Caribbean and had the most amazing vacation. Everyday you could go out on an organized excursion, or just relax on the beach or...

Thank Joline M
Chatham, Canada
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Spent 3 nights here with my husband as we travelled across Panama. Absolutely a unique and terrific stay. The accommodations were open air, simply built but beautiful. We had our own cabana right on the beach. Full view of the sea from our bed. The food was over the top -- likely as good as we have had at any...

Thank ppiett
Reviewed 7 March 2017

My girlfriend and I had the luxury to rent the Villa for several days and it was by far the most stunning beach house I have EVER seen! As for the food, service and dive masters at Al Natural - they are all outstanding. I am very happy with our visit and will return again.

Thank William S
La Pine, Oregon
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Pros: Great food and service with nice wine with dinner. Good tours and activities. Enjoyed free use of kayaks, snorkel gear and paddle boards. Good walking paths and beach walks. Cons: Didn't deliver hot water shower (as advertised) then ran out of cold water on last day. The door to "bathroom" could barely be forced open. Use of single hose...

Thank richard s
MichelBocas, Owner at Al Natural Resort, responded to this review

Dear customer We really appreciate you appreciated all we had to offer to you. I am very sorry for the hot water but as we have explained to you various times, we just had 20 days without rain and we ran out of rain water. Luckily, we still have well water so you did not have to close the hotel...

Jacksonville, Oregon
Reviewed 4 March 2017

This place was absolutely magical - it is quiet and slow and pure beauty. We had our 4-year daughter and she loved it. The water was safe and the shells and white sand were endless. The place was clean and built with love. The kitchen is well stocked. Dinner at Al Natural was so lovely. The staff is amazing. It's...

Thank BigSunshine
Penticton, Canada
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Stayed 2 nights at resort -glamping that is camping w perks. Bungalow very rustic open air so you hear all the lovely sounds of ocean and jungle. Beds comfortable w mosquito netting (tuck in under bed to avoid any sneaking in at night). Pack mosquito spray and flashlight as solar lighting in huts only lasts an hour or two when...

Thank Argo09
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Only had one day to go diving but wish we would have had many more days to spend with Federico! I haven't been diving in a year so Federico took the time to go over important points with me in a very detailed, thoughtful (and non-condescending way). I have been diving in Belize and all over SEA and it's really...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Al Natural Resort

Address: Old Point, Isla Bastimentos, Panama
Region: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Bastimentos
Price Range: $313 - $567 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Al Natural Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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Al Natural Hotel Isla Bastimentos
Al Natural Resort Panama/Isla Bastimentos, Bocas Del Toro
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“Every bungalow is right on the beach, and every bed faces the ocean, open air. You'll never have a better view in your life.”
suemU4254XJ, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The cabinas are beautiful, but the villa is gorgeous!!”
williamsV1543RH, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“La Residencia (part of al natural)”
  • This is RIGHT in front of our room.
BigSunshine, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All of the free-standing rooms are right in the beach. Some are more rustic than others.”
bkriehl, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The natural house sits right at the waters edge. Almost like an overwater bungalow.”
  • View from the natural house
4onthego, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
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