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The Firefly Bocas del Toro

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The Firefly is a small, boutique B&B located on Bastimentos in Bocas Del Toro Panama. We are located directly on the Caribbean. Our restaurant/bar is open 6 days a week in high season. Hours in low season vary. Breakfast is included in your stay. We are a 3 minute walk from Basti Town (Old Bank) and an 8 minute boat taxi ride from Bocas Town.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Ocean View
Full view
Getting there
Bocas Del Toro Airport3 mi
Changuinola Airport18 mi
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All reviews air bungalow rum punch sound of the waves gnocchi bocas del toro heather and sean green curry main deck included in the room price corvina ceviche nice attention boutique resort loved the outdoor shower water taxi worth the trip recommend staying here every morning
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We can’t explain enough about how amazing our time spent in bastimentos at the firefly was! It truly was all we had hoped it was going to be ! As soon as we arrived off of the boat in the evening, we were instantly welcomed...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Firefly is the perfect mix of a few really amazing things... It's so beautiful, and fits into the jungle-right-on-the-ocean landscape perfectly. It feels luxurious, but also rustic, if you can imagine those two together in just the right combination. It feels so exotic to be...More

Thank Jodi G
Response from TheFireflyBocas, Owner at The Firefly Bocas del ToroResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for staying with us and feeling the love for the community on the island! That means the world to us!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited The Firefly in July 2018. I've put off writing a review because I was terribly upset after visiting and did not want to write a review out of anger. This place is NOT how they present themselves on Instagram. To get to Isla...More

Thank Stephanie B
Response from TheFireflyBocas, Owner at The Firefly Bocas del ToroResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello and thank you for the review. We feel that unbiased reviews are a big part of travel & deciding where to stay. We certainly welcome feedback that will help us improve for future guests. However, this review has its bias as the situation( or...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my second time staying at the firefly--its just so stinking' awesome. I stayed in the room right above the pool which was convenient ant beautiful. The shower is in a private little nook outside so you shower in the jungle! You can take...More

Thank Leah K
Response from TheFireflyBocas, Owner at The Firefly Bocas del ToroResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind words!

Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Back in Los Angeles today. Woke up missing one of my favorite places once again. Every trip to Firefly has been somehow better than the previous. The staff, the food, meeting fellow travelers. Bastimentos itself. I swear it’s an experience like few others I’ve come...More

Thank Devin E
Response from TheFireflyBocas, Owner at The Firefly Bocas del ToroResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us AGAIN! Keeping an eye on the sloth! Follow our instagram for the progress :)

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"Go to the Cacao farm called Up the Hill!!!!"
4 weeks ago
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"The views and privacy of the Air and Water bungalows are well worth the extra charge."
3 Aug 2018
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"Room One, with a terrace looking out onto the main deck and the ocean, is absolutely brilliant."
14 May 2018
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"Go for a room with a view!"
12 Nov 2017
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