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Tropical Suites Hotel

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Travellers' Choice 2019 Winner
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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.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Accessible rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Centrally Located
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Spent 2 nights at this hotel for New Years 2018. Great location and very nice rooms with a balcony. Staff very friendly and helpful. Glad we stayed here. Great view to watch all the action on the water.
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Smiling, helpful and attentive staff made the whole stay memorable. The hotel is located right on the water with a floating dock. Walk out the front door and you are on the main drag in Bocas Town within an easy walk of many restaurants, bars, shops, etc. Our room (suite) was
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Response from MayraM1305, Gerente at Tropical Suites Hotel
Responded 3 weeks ago
Dear Mrs. SailorLisa, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again in the future. Sincerely, Tropical Suites Team & Mayra Miranda-Manager
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We spent three nights at the Tropical Suites Hotel, in their "Starfish" room with a balcony overlooking the waterfront, for $326.40 including taxes, and we were happy with the clean, spacious room with a circular window on the floor over the water, which provided a fascinating
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My wife and I stayed for ten days in January on our fourth visit to Bocas. Although not the least expensive hotel in Bocas Town, it is certainly one of the nicest and best run. We had a water view room with a kitchenette and balcony overlooking the busy harbor. We were worried
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Tropical Suites is perfect to visit Bocas del Toro. Although the Suites does not have a restaurant or a bar, it is located in Bocas Town within walking distance from the main restaurants in town. It has it’s own dock where you can be picked up to take you the beaches or explore
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How reliable and fast was the internet? Thanks Su
WiFi was fine. I had no problems at all with it.
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Hi, Which room should I reserve if I want the glass floor to see the ocean from the floor?
Hi, I believe the room is called the "Sea Star" or "Starfish" room. I cannot remember, but it was on the ground floor to the right of the reception. Good luck!
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When the hotel will have pool?
Dear Odessa, Thank you for your inquiry. Our hotel does not have a pool, however there are nearby beaches with swimming areas. Please contact us should you have any other questions.
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Hello Ships99, Thank you for your question, with the recent tragedy in Bocas, this is a great question to be addressed. As both Leon and Kimberly mentioned Bocas Town is very small and easily walkable with taxis available from the hotel if needed. As with James, I have also been travelling to or living in Bocas since 1999, and neither myself or my wife have ever felt in danger. As with any new area that you are travelling and exploring it is best to be safe. At Tropical Suites, we have personal relationships with the companies or independent contractors that we use for water or land taxis and tours. We know which guest is at each locations and try to see each guest upon their return to the hotel to hear how the day's adventure went. Bocas is a place to explore beaches, coral, nature and the local restaurants, and as your host we strive to send you to the best of each for a safe and enjoyable adventure! Safe Travels, Chip Tropical Suites
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How do you get there from the Panama airport?
From Tocumen airport it is a $30.00 taxi ride to Albrook airport. Air Panama gets you to the island
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"Get an ocean view - worth it!"
"Rooms with a water view are worth the price"
"definitely get a room on the sea - totally worth it!"
"Waterfront view is worthwhile, probably upper floors are better."
"rooms in the back face the water"
US$87 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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PanamaBocas del Toro ProvinceIsla ColonBocas Town
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