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Tropical Suites Hotel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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New York
Reviewed 24 October 2014

We just got home from our first stay in Bocas Del Toro at the Tropical Suites, and I’m already searching for return flights in a few months. It was that good. The hotel is rated #1 on the island for a good reason: the rooms are well appointed, it’s waterfront, close to everything (as in stones-throw close) and the owner...

5Thank vivalasvegasNewYork
New York City, New York
Reviewed 19 October 2014

After a nightmare stay at a resort on an island off Bocas Town, we were so delighted to enter the lobby of Tropical Suites. We could tell immediately that we were in a clean, professionally-run hotel that knew exactly how to treat its guests. We were greeted by a lovely hostess who escorted us to a room with a gorgeous...

1Thank Lindsay K
Tallahassee, Florida, United States
Reviewed 16 September 2014

Family trip to Bocas and we stayed here. 2 bed room which was clean and fairly modern. Also had a small kitchenette. Our view was to the street but we got to people watch all day long. Out the door and to the left is all the hustle and bustle of the town. Water taxis were accessible nearby and all...

2Thank Bartevious
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 25 August 2014

We stayed 3 nights on the water side. It was a perfect view with plenty of space on the covered porch. Hotel is just away from the noise of town, yet very short walking distance to the action. Rooms were very comfortable and roomy. The staff was very friendly and accommodating for anything you needed.

2Thank Debbie K
Reviewed 19 August 2014

We recently stayed six nights at the Tropical Suites. Florence and the rest of the staff took great care of us at this very clean hotel. Since we were new to Bocas, we relied on the staff for a lot of advice all of which they gave generously including helping us find a doctor when my wife became ill. Overall,...

1Thank Daniel T. C
Reviewed 5 August 2014

We recently went to Bocas for four days and stayed at Tropical Suites. We found the place everything that it was advertised as. Bocas town is a pretty beat up place, so it was nice to come back to the hotel in the evening and enjoy the nice rooms. It is on the pricey side for Bocas, but we felt...

1Thank SHJG2014
São Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Reviewed 17 July 2014

It is a great hotel... safe, clean, neat very close to restaurants, pubs, shops. The staff is really helpful and polite. The rooms are large and clean. It is very close to everything you may need in Bocas. I highly reccomend it.

2Thank Carla F
Reviewed 30 May 2014

Tropical Suites was the highlight of Bocas Town. The employees all bent over backwards to please... all we had to do was ask. Probably the most helpful and unexpected was with travel arrangements by the manager... around the island, hotels, travel to David and Panama City. The only thing we found wrong with the room was the refrigerator... it worked...

2Thank Bill W
Palm Springs, California
Reviewed 26 May 2014

My family and I stayed for 4 nites in the summer. We opted for the city views and it was always fun to watch. After seeing the ocean in every other place we stayed we found it interesting and not noisy on the city side. Very clean rooms. nicely decorated and helpful staff. Very nice owners. I would highly recommend...

1Thank 320Trisha320
New York
Reviewed 21 April 2014

First I want to cover Bocas del Toro and Panama City. It can be a complicated place to get in and out (and around) of and has many choices for activities and accommodations. Typically it is best to fly a major airline into Panama City, Panama - Tocumen Intl. (PTY), then drive across town in a taxi ($40) to Albrook...

15Thank vivrelemonde
tropicalsuites, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Vivrelemonde, Thank you very much for staying with us at Tropical Suites and taking the time to leave a review of the town and hotel. It seems there may have been some confusion about where you were staying with regards to the comment about a change in ownership or our daughter running the hotel. We have owned and operated...

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  • Kitchenette
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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: RM393 - RM641 (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 Panama/Bocas Town, Bocas Del Toro
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Bocas Town
#3 Family Hotel in Bocas Town
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“Second floor ocean side.”
Bugsy2, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get an ocean front if you can”
Tripzilla, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Has to be overlooking the bay and not town.”
paxcot, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“ocean view isnt better.....”
E1451RSanthonyc, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“A balcony overlooking the sea is a must”
Mark_Bath_UK, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
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