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YVR
Reviewed 27 April 2013

Great location away from the late night bar noise. This hotel is very basic but, a good value for a budget hotel. Clean rooms and friendly staff. Walking distance from the airport if you don't have much luggage. I would stay here again with my family. Cash only.

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Holland, Michigan
Reviewed 1 April 2013

We looked into numerous hotels for our family on a budget and this was by far the best value/price on Isla Colón for our family of five ($70 for our room). Most hotels wouldn’t allow our family to be in one room and we would have had to reserve two rooms. Las Olas provided an extra twin mattress that we...

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1Thank Jane V
Heredia, Costa Rica
Reviewed 15 March 2013

Bocas is a paradise. This hotel has a very good accomodation for its price. They owned a boat so you can go to the tours with them for an average rate in Bocas. The food was ok and the staff helped us a lot. For my next trip to Bocas, I'll be there.

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Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 March 2013 via mobile

the staff was realy helpfull that we could stay there. we went to bocas without knowing that it was carneval and every hotel was booked out. the rooms are nice and clean. the breakfast needs to be improved and the matrazes were a little to soft for me but will be alright for averidge people. both will be changed they...

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Shebandowan, Canada
Reviewed 25 February 2013

In a place where everybody gets a cut for refering you to a place to stay, and nobody cares about the quality or just helping out, here is a saviour. The manager Ben was the best person i met on my Central American trip. He helped us even find another great place to stay when his hotel was full. Highest...

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Sherbrooke, Canada
Reviewed 25 February 2013

Nice clean room, friendly staff during my stay, breakfast is a little cheap (muffin and chemical juice), really nice common area to watch sunrise and sunset. Had a room on 3rd floor looking at the sea... was lucky on that one I guess :)

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Zürich
Reviewed 10 February 2013

We had a good time at the Olas Hotel in Bocas del Toro. The rooms are clean and there is warm water. Staff is very friendly and helpful. Sometimes it's a bit loud if you have a room downstairs, they didn't give us the option for a room upstairs. Breadfast contains a muffin, a coffee and a juice...which unfortunately isn't...

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Reviewed 8 February 2013 via mobile

Nicely located at a calm spot directly on the waterfront and only a couple of minutes from "downtown", this is a nice place to stay. The standard room we had was clean and had AC and TV (both which we did not need). They also organize some tours and other services, but they are not pushed upon you. The bar...

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Connecticut
Reviewed 6 February 2013

Stayed at Hotel Olas for a total of 3 nights during my 2-week trip to Panama with a friend. The property is clean and beautiful, right on the water and made us feel at home. The manager, Noam, could not have been more accommodating and helpful and we appreciated his efforts to make our visit to Bocas so enjoyable. When...

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Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
Reviewed 5 February 2013

I liked this place because of the clean and beautiful rooms. There is a big restaurant direct to the beach and it is calm and relaxed. I paid 50 $ which should include breakfast - a very small muffin and a little bit cafe... The staff always looked angry and unmotivated.... all in all it is not a good place...

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Beautiful Hotel on the water with great ocean view. Quiet location, 2 minute walk from main street ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Olas

Address: Calle 6, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
Region: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Colon > Bocas Town
Price Range: RM282 - RM445 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Olas 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Olas Hotel Bocas Town
Hotel Olas Panama/Bocas Town, Bocas Del Toro
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“I would request a room on the second or third floor, less noise.”
joefaul, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a water facing room.”
English_Al, 1 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the room on the top floor with the private terrace”
kattrins, 10 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Do not stay here!”
wcurrie, 2 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We had room 8 which had it's own balcony and could lay in bed with a view of the islands!”
LadybugColorado, 21 Feb 2016 | Read review
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