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Great beach

This beach with gold colour sand is only a half hour drive from Colon and is worth the ride. Be... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Zanzibar Island, Tanzania
Seriously one incredibly scenic and beautiful beach!!

My GF and I took electric mt. bikes from Bocas to Playa Bluff - what a great way to get there! The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dan P
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“beautiful beach” (29 reviews)
“rip tides” (9 reviews)
“huge waves” (5 reviews)
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Bluff Road, Bluff Beach, Isla Colon, Panama
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This beach with gold colour sand is only a half hour drive from Colon and is worth the ride. Be careful for undercurrents as it can be quite rough. A few good places to eat as well, one of the best being Island Plantation Lodge.

Thank Simba1967
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My GF and I took electric mt. bikes from Bocas to Playa Bluff - what a great way to get there! The scenery along the way is picture perfect, and when you finally arrive at Playa Bluff you will be blown away at how beautiful...More

Thank Dan P
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Bluff Beach is lovely. Quiet with rolling waves, a couple of lovely restaurants. A 20 min bus or taxi ride to town, the buses and taxis toot there horn outside hotel to let you know they are there if you want one. $3.50 bus fare/$15...More

Thank montrealer86
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Bluff Beach is an amazing beach, away from the hustle of Bocas Town. The beach goes for miles and has plenty of private space. No need to see anyone else there if you don't want. Our last trip there we were on Bluff every day,...More

Thank Eric A
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

This is a quiet and seldom visited jewel of a beach in Bocas del Toro. The sand is perfect, the views are striking and while the sea can be rough the tranquil setting and peaceful environment makes up for getting in the water. One of...More

Thank AVM2016
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Nice place to walk by and feel the forces of the nature in a savage environment. If you go north you are like in the middle of nowhere with nobody but kind dogs walking alongside the caribbean sea

Thank Oliver M
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We were very lucky to negotiate a fee of $30 for return taxi fare with the very amusing and charismatic taxi driver -Bill. He pointed out the spots on the way, with a story for everything. We watched the courageous surfers at Paunch Point and...More

Thank DrJanetHall
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The beach is nice, but not good for swimming due to dangerous rip tides. There are various resorts in the area for food and drinks and they have ample sitting areas that are comfortable. WARNING: There is only one shuttle service run by a driver...More

Thank Earl6
Reviewed 28 June 2017

such a relaxing beach, empty of crowds, and a great beach to lay in the sun or read under the shade of trees.

Thank CieloJ
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Took a 40 minute taxi ride to Playa Bluff. We weren't disappointed. Very long stretch of golden beach with wonderful waves crashing onto shore. Apparently this is a surfer's paradise and there's annual surf events here. Was really hot and we baked for while before...More

Thank Skaramoosh
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La Pizzaria at Island Plantation
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.20 miles away
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