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Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed 13 December 2016

The young people who staff this wonderful eco style lodge on the surf coast of Bocas Del Toro are amazing. They are extremely accomodating and a lot of fun for a couple of old vagabonds. When we were there there were a lot of surfers who were also very polite and fun. It is very beautiful and the waves pound...

Thank John D
Olympia, Washington
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We loved our stay at Tesoro Escondido. We stayed in the Turtle cabina. It was a great space! As others have noted- the waves are crashing right below your deck, so you are lulled to sleep by the ocean... but it can be a bit loud! Private porch with hammocks with a beautiful view. Closest to the ocean we've ever...

Thank TheAnnFro
Reviewed 29 November 2016

The place and location are great, the hosts are super nice too. Oh, and the food is awesome, mainly the breakfast. The french toast and pancakes and the homemade syrup were my favorite. So 5 stars overall. The only one that gets 1 star only is the sloth on the tree that didn't bother to move during our whole stay...

Thank Leo L
Reviewed 1 October 2016

It is an amazing place, quiet, with beautiful details and a very nice owner Monique! Plus the really wonderful surrounding (several beaches meet the jungle) makes this place really special! We definitely recommend!!!

1Thank TiPuTravel
Reviewed 16 July 2016

I have been traveling South America for a year and haven't found anything nearly as special as this place. The hostel is clean, beautifully decorated and really gives you a homey cabin feel. Not to mention that it's right on an actual beach which is hard to come across in Bocas. But the thing I was most impressed by was...

2Thank Jessica A
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

Lovely secluded spot not luxurious but comfortable Not that close to Bocas Town but that was a plus as was available kitchenette in cabin Waves provided a wonderful soundtrack Beach was beautiful Hammocks were comfortable and service was attentive Availability of meals (breakfast or dinner) if desired, another advantage.

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 11 April 2016

This place was exactly what I wanted. Such a great set up! The restaurant patio was amazing! I could sit there all day and watch the waves. The managers were so helpful with anything you needed, we really had no plans going there and they were full of great options. I loved that you could have all your meals there....

1Thank nicole_traveltime
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Tesoro Escondido lives up to its name! My Wife and I were on Honeymoon and immediately fell in love with the location, Food and relaxed atmosphere. The Cabinas are situated on the seafront and the edge of the rainforest for an authentic tropical island feel. The food is home cooked and dinner changes everyday. Monique Jane and Maxi went out...

1Thank Matt C
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Well, if you desire to stay somewhere pretty secluded with good views then by all means try this place. It's kind of like a big tree house. That being said, the place is 4 miles from town which may not sound like a lot but a taxi to and from town is 15 dollars EACH way. Also, I feel as...

1Thank CevicheLover
Gothenburg, Sweden
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

Nice place away from stressful Bocastown. - We didnt get the room at the check in time, we also got informed that we needed to change rooms both of our nights. Really Not that big of a deal but always nice with an apologize. Though it was a good place to stay!

Thank Davidcarlsson

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rustic and charming facility with stunning beach front location. 6 rooms in main house and 3 cabinas, all with private bathrooms and kitchens. 2 small beaches are on either side of the property. Bluff Beach located 1 minute away. Within walking distance to La Curba and Dumper surf breaks. Paunch surf break is 15 minutes away. 4 miles from Bocas town. Free wireless internet in main house. Delicious prepared food available on site. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tesoro Escondido

Address: Bluff Beach Road | Bluff Beach, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
Region: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Colon > Bocas Town
Price Range: RM250 - RM584 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Tesoro Escondido 2.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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Tesoro Escondido Hotel Bocas Town
Tesoro Escondido Panama/Bocas Town, Bocas Del Toro
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“I think the higher floors would be less noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles JohnD109, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Dolphin cabin by the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles F6610LFleol, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The waves were so big and loud when we were there, we heard the cabana on the water was loud.”
 of 5 bubbles nicole_traveltime, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Get the Delphin cabin”
 of 5 bubbles 955levib, 6 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Desert Beach”
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