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Tropical Suites Hotel

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Bound Brook, New Jersey
Reviewed 25 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...

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!

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...

Thank LilJayH
Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 26 March 2013

This was our second trip to Tropical Suites. The hotel is impeccably maintained, and the location is perfect. The staff was friendly and helpful, and the recommendations made for restaurants were perfect. Jamie, one of the owners, is a delight to work with, and her selection of captains to take us on island excursions was great.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2013

We stayed at Tropical Suites for a month in January/February 2013 and it is just a great place. In many ways, the hotel is the embodiment of the hotel's owners, Chip and Jamie - it is friendly, well maintained, thoughtful and good looking. The hotel also benefits from having really good and helpful staff. It is definitely worth splashing out...

2Thank Zedward
Reviewed 14 March 2013

This was definitely one of the nicest hotels I've ever stayed in and the owners were especially nice! We traveled to Panama to get an idea what it would be like to maybe rent a place to stay for a couple of months. We did a tour and visited many places. I have to say that Bocas Del Torro was...

1Thank travelguru06
Goffstown, New Hampshire
Reviewed 12 March 2013

The manager and his crew were awesome from the minute we arrived until the second we checked out We travel a lot but when the manager had difficulty with cabs reliability when setting up our transportation to the airport.............he took it upon himself to take his own car and drive us to the airport himself................ This was definitely over and...

Thank Tom R
Reviewed 5 March 2013

My husband and I stayed three nights at this comfortable hotel. The staff was pleasant and helpful. The ocean view was great. We enjoyed watching the the water taxis and other boats from our private deck. We were located close to all the restaurants and activities. We had a wonderful experience.

Thank Susan R
Reviewed 25 February 2013

We enjoyed our six night stay here. The accommodations were fine and we were happy to have a small, but functional, kitchenette. The staff was helpful. There was a bit of confusion with the free breakfast vouchers. The night staff could not give out the vouchers, and I had to leave in the morning before the morning staff arrived with...

Thank WinterwandererUsa

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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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: £66 - £148 (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
#1 Best Value Hotel in Bocas Town
#3 Family Hotel in Bocas Town
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“Get an ocean front if you can”
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“A balcony overlooking the sea is a must”
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“Avoid first floor rooms that face the front. No privacy there. All other rooms OK. But the ones facing the water are magnificent!”
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