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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My friend and I have been travelling for a long time now, so we have seen our fare share of hostels, this is one of the best we've stayed at. The place has amazing vibes, we felt so welcomed at all times, since check in 'till check out this was an amazing experience. The place itself is wooden rustic, it...

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Thank Flor A
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed in Aqua for 10 days, such an amazing hostel. The staff really makes your stay better. If you are looking for a cool vibe spot you should really come here. Is a typical caribbean style spot, there are a couple natural pools, slackline, dive tower and trampoline, so basically is an adults playground! The party around here is...

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Thank Gabriel E
Byron Bay, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After driving from California to Bocas Del Toro we have seen our fair share of hostels and accommodation. This is hands down the worst place we have ever stayed in. Our room was situated under a set of stairs with no window to outside just a window to another common room (people running up and down the stairs all day...

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Thank Brodence
Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Aqua lounge is a blast!! I didn't stay here as a guest but I'm sure it's fun. They play the best music and I cannot tell you how much fun jumping into the water is!! There is a bar, large dance floor, a relaxing area with chairs, and of course the open area for the water. Forget your hair and...

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Thank apeseliz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been traveling around Central America for a few months now and this has been one of our favorite hostels. It's a really friendly communal vibe, easy to meet other travelers. The common space is amazing and includes a place to swim with a trampoline and rope swing. The food is quite good and the staff was amazing and so...

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Thank Jordan L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're looking to stay where he action is, this is it! This hostel has some good party nights! Staff is super nice.This hostel or the island itself is not the cleanest of them all, but if you stay here you'll def have a good time for sure! Definitely stay here 1 or 2 nights in the 7 bed dorm...

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Thank Brittany R
Newquay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Positive - very cool location, dipping into the sea water between $1 beers isn't a bad life! Unfortunately this hostel could be a lot better than what it is... Negative - for a start there is no tab system which would be fine normally but due to the nature of this hostel with jumping into the sea a lot it...

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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I had issues with confirming my private room. So I ended up sleeping in the dorms. The room was extremely hot and uncomfortable and there was construction going on. This is truly a party place and would be fun if that's what I would have been looking for. The outdoor swimming area was fun though, and drinks were cheap.

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Oakville, Canada
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Our 2 night visit to Bocas Del Toro very quickly turned to into a 5 day party stay at one of the greatest hostels in the world. The swim area features a trampoline, swings, Tarzan rope, dive towers and slack line all into crystal clear ocean water. Not to mention the whole boardwalk this place is built on is also...

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Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Aqua lounge was an amazing place to party, eat and sleep. The staff was absolutely wonderful, always letting you know about events at the hostel and on the main island. They had an ever changing menu that was always satisfying and the cooks were so much fun!!:) The swings, trampoline, tarzan swings and dive tower surround the clear Caribbean waters...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The only entirely over the water hostel in Bocas del Toro. Just 1 minute boat ride away from Bocas town, lies in wait the best time in Bocas. Walking distance from the beach and 3 surf spots. Comfy dorms, 5,4,3 and 2 person private rooms and hammocks to chill ....starting at 12 dollars a night, including free breakfast, free wifi, towel and snorkel rental, onsite laundry and in dorm lockers. We offer safe swimming areas, sea swings, ocean trampoline, tarzan swing, dive tower, sundeck, lounge chairs, hammocks, beer pong tables, indo boards, tour arrangements (fishing, spearfishing, beach, surfing, day trips, etc.), sister surf school, delicious restaurant, tasty cheap beverages, happy hour all day for guests and a staff that loves their life is just the beginning. So come and enjoy Bocas del Toro in the best way possible, in a happy place for happy people. AQUA LOUNGE.... Paradises Playground. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aqua Lounge Bar & Hostel

Address: Isla Carenero, Carenero Island, Panama
Region: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Carenero Island
Price Range: £10 - £11 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Aqua Lounge Bar And Hostel
Aqua Lounge Bar Hotel Bocas Del Toro Province
Aqua Lounge Bar & Hostel Panama/Bocas Del Toro - Carenero Island
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