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    Cosmic Crab Resort

    Carenero Island, Panama
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    • Excellent46%
    • Very good23%
    • Average11%
    • Poor8%
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    “bocas del toro” (23 reviews)
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    Free Internet
    Breakfast included
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 27 April 2014

    I stayed here with my wife and her parents. She has left a review and received such a disgusting answer from the owner that I felt that I should write too. Our experience, in short ,was this: We reserved the three bedroom bungalow and it...More

    3  Thank ManuTahilramani
    Reviewed 20 March 2014

    As soon as your little boat taxi pulls up to the open air restaurant with over the water cabanas, you know you've come to the right place! It's decorated in whimsical blue, green and yellow... gorgeous flowers, cute decorations and a personality that makes you...More

    1  Thank SalsaVictoria
    Reviewed 12 March 2014

    Just got back from a 5 night stay at Careening Cay with my husband and our two kids (ages 2 and 5). It was a wonderful trip, in large part because of our experience at Careening Cay. We stayed in the Hummingbird cabin and it...More

    2  Thank 397rockpile
    Response from JoanCrabtree, Owner at Cosmic Crab ResortResponded 23 April 2014

    We enjoyed having you and your friends here with us! We love seeing the excitement and joy especially when families with young children embrace the experience and natural beauty that is Bocas. Your little guy, Arlo, is (as you know!!!) a very special, bright, thoughtful,...More

    Reviewed 8 March 2014

    Thank you, Victoria, Joan and Stephen! We especially enjoyed peaceful seaside mornings in the Cosmic Crab Café, catching up with wireless while we waited for the yummy breakfast to be served, a wonderful start to the day. The fiddler crabs are a great source of...More

    Thank Wendy S
    Reviewed 13 February 2014

    THIS IS A TERRIBLE HOTEL . We made a reservation for the ¨THREE BEDROOM bungalow¨ as it shows in their website, and to start with it had ONLY ONE ROOM. The bungalow was dark and extremely dirty: the bathroom had hairs from previous visitors and...More

    3  Thank Violetagrancelli
    Response from JoanCrabtree, Owner at Cosmic Crab ResortResponded 22 April 2014

    Trip Advisor claims to take MALICIOUS REVIEWS BY COMPETITORS seriously. The writer of this review is ALSO from the very small tourist town of Bocas Del Toro. Hmmmm…….. Trip Advisor was consulted regarding this highly suspicious, distorted and damaging review. yet declined to remove it....More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$50 - US$137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
    • Panama >
    • Bocas del Toro Province >
    • Carenero Island
    • Also Known As
    • Careening Cay Hotel Carenero Island
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    LORI A
    4 March 2016|
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    Response from cjlucke |
    There are many boat taxi's available to take you across the water. It is a short distance - so usually the cost is less than $2 but be sure and ask ahead of time.
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    "The inland cabins are a bit larger and quieter. The over water cabins have great views and ambiance"
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    "If you like water ask for one of the cottages on the water."
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    "The rooms over the water are very small."
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    "Cabins not on the water are spacious and very comfortable"
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