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“The perfect place to stay in Bocas!!”
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Hotel Tierra Verde
Nosara, Costa Rica
2 reviews
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“The perfect place to stay in Bocas!!”
Reviewed 21 July 2014

Definitely my favorite place to stay in Bocas, hands down! Great location- nice and quiet but still super close to everything you would want to do in Bocas. When you get out of the airport, it's a 3 minute taxi ride to a boat, then a 3 minute boat ride to the hotel, super easy. If you just want to chill on Carenero, everything you need is within walking distance. Or if you want to enjoy the nightlife, it's just a $1 boat ride away. The surf is epic! You do not need to go to Indonesia to get world class waves! There's a super fun left point you can walk to from the hotel or take a taxi to any of the other breaks for a few bucks.

The owners, Cookie and Ivan, definitely made the trip though! Very accommodating and hospitable. They'll help you out with anything you need. I just came back and am already booking my next trip 2 weeks from now!

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 20 July 2014 via mobile

The rooms were in poor condition. Musty smell, door wouldn't lock and the mice in the walls and bed bugs made it nearly impossible to sleep. Overall management ability was sub par. Unfriendly and condescending. Do yourself a favor and stay elsewhere

Stayed July 2014
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Canada
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 11 June 2014

Loved this place during our stay in Bocas. Good location on Caranero island, just 2 min away from the town, quiet area, clean and comfortable rooms, air conditioner, wi-fi, light breakfast, reasonably priced. The owners were very friendly and helpful that made the whole stay there very easy and enjoyable.
Would stay here again for sure!!

  • Stayed March 2014, travelled as a couple
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Miami, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 7 June 2014

This hotel right on the water on a small island of its own. The owners of the hotel treat you like you are a part of the family. I had an amazing time! If you want to have a relaxing time in a great atmosphere right on the water then you need to come here....you will forget all your troubles!!!

Stayed January 2014, travelled solo
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Portland, Oregon
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Reviewed 1 June 2014

What a great place. We stayed in Tierra Verde for several days in January and would have stayed more but they were fully booked. The rooms are very clean, large and airy with lovely wood. The verandas are a fine location for relaxing. The hotel is set back and surprisingly quiet. Bocas town in a quick and cheap water taxi ride away. The two brothers who run the hotel are great hosts. They can book tours for you or help you find your next destination. They also have good stories about life in Panama. We would definitely return.

  • Stayed January 2014, travelled as a couple
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 26 May 2014

What a great place to stay. Very lay back and relax. owners are young guys who speck perfect english. Good tips on surfing (even if I'm too old to surf), tours, and restaurants
very friendly staff. Highly recommended

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  • Stayed December 2013, travelled solo
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Israel
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Reviewed 5 March 2014 via mobile

We stated there for 4 days and we was so sad to leave...we wanted to stay but it was fully booked...!!!
The owners are very nice kind and lovely people.
The rooms are clean and big and comfortable.
The location is ideals , just 3 minutes from bocas town by taxi boat (1$ per person) At any hour of the day and night
This is the place to stay in Bocas del toro no doubt !!!

Stayed February 2014, travelled as a couple
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Property: Hotel Tierra Verde
Address: Carenero Island, Panama
Region: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Carenero Island
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 4 B&Bs / Inns in Carenero Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Tierra Verde 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hotel located into a lush, tropical setting, and carribean ocean to view. Each room comes with Ac, Cable Tv, hot water and wifi. A stretch of beach and restaurants are in walking distance from the hotel. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Tierra Verde Hotel Bocas Del Toro Province
Hotel Tierra Verde Panama/Bocas Del Toro - Carenero Island

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