We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    TioTomsGuesthouse

    Main Street, Isla Bastimentos, Panama
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          No availability for your dates from these sites
          Traveller (71)
          Room & Suite (15)
          Dining (6)
          Palmar Beach Lodge
          441 reviews
          #2 of 16 Speciality lodging in Isla Bastimentos
           
          Bubba's House
          213 reviews
          #4 of 16 Speciality lodging in Isla Bastimentos
           
          Eclypse de Mar
          336 reviews
          #3 of 16 Speciality lodging in Isla Bastimentos
           
          Red Frog Beach Island Resort & Spa
          497 reviews
          #1 of 3 hotels in Isla Bastimentos
           
          Overview
          • Excellent58%
          • Very good23%
          • Average3%
          • Poor6%
          • Terrible10%
          Travellers talk about
          “tio toms” (15 reviews)
          “family dinner” (12 reviews)
          “good vibes” (2 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Bar/Lounge
          Multilingual Staff
          Pets Allowed
          Laundry Service
          Air Conditioning
          All hotel details
          Palmar Beach Lodge
          441 reviews
          #2 of 16 Speciality lodging in Isla Bastimentos
           
          Bubba's House
          213 reviews
          #4 of 16 Speciality lodging in Isla Bastimentos
           
          Eclypse de Mar
          336 reviews
          #3 of 16 Speciality lodging in Isla Bastimentos
           
          Red Frog Beach Island Resort & Spa
          497 reviews
          #1 of 3 hotels in Isla Bastimentos
           
          {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
          Rooms
          9 Jul10 Jul
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Isla Bastimentos hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "20420d1311c64f17b1e6d30d274a161f", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1422448,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":9,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":10,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"20420d1311c64f17b1e6d30d274a161f","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"TioTomsGuesthouse","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjIwNDIwZDEzMTFjNjRmMTdiMWU2ZDMwZDI3NGExNjFmIiwiQUlLIjoiYmQ5MjU5ZDI1NDM0NDU2ZmE4ZGIyYjAxZTRiMGRhNzQifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "09/07/2017", "checkOut": "10/07/2017", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (159)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language

          1 - 5 of 103 reviews

          Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

          As it is directly located next to the watertaxi jetty it is very loud and even during the day the TV is running all the time and locals watching their stuff. If it is dry season there is no water at all even the toilets...More

          Thank pisco0sour
          Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

          Just what you would imagine when you book a guest room over the ocean with shared space w dive shop! There is a lot of bustle but all good vibes, staff is lovely, hammocks at end of dock are magical. Added bonus - - microecosystem...More

          Thank Lisa S
          Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

          Tio toms guesthouse is a nice place and offers some of the best food of the region. But I can see how some travelers may give it bad reviews if they're not used to Panamanian life and may suffer a bit of a culture shock....More

          Thank Alex P
          Reviewed 7 October 2016

          I stayed a couple of nights a few years ago and I remember it as the best place I stayed in Panama, really off the beaten track and authentic. Hosts were uber sympathic :-) and the view from the deck on the hamac was just...More

          Thank Marie-Posa
          Reviewed 11 April 2016

          Rooms are rustic (typical for the island) but well-kept. The owner filters water so you can your bottles refilled which in a place with serious fresh water problems is great to have. He also provides home-made family dinners and hearty pizzas. His drinks are solid!...More

          Thank Nina_Black
          Palmar Beach Lodge
          441 reviews
          #2 of 16 Speciality lodging in Isla Bastimentos
           
          Bubba's House
          213 reviews
          #4 of 16 Speciality lodging in Isla Bastimentos
           
          Eclypse de Mar
          336 reviews
          #3 of 16 Speciality lodging in Isla Bastimentos
           
          Red Frog Beach Island Resort & Spa
          497 reviews
          #1 of 3 hotels in Isla Bastimentos
           
          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$35 - US$38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 7
          • Location
          • Panama >
          • Bocas del Toro Province >
          • Isla Bastimentos
          • Also Known As
          • Pension Tio Tom Hotel Isla Bastimentos ,
          • TioTomsGuesthouse Panama/Isla Bastimentos
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (71)
          Room & Suite (15)
          Dining (6)
          Pool & Beach (1)
          Hotel & Grounds (48)
          Family and Play Areas (1)
          Nearby
          Posada Isla Chica
          102 reviews
          3.24 km away
           
          Red Frog Beach Island Resort & Spa
          497 reviews
          2.68 km away
           
          Buccaneer Resort
          125 reviews
          1.92 km away
           
          Bocas Paradise Hotel
          194 reviews
          3.18 km away
           
          Hotel Caribbean View
          72 reviews
          .62 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Up in the Hill - Coffee Shop & Organic Farm
          204 reviews
          .78 km away
          The Firefly Restaurant & Bar
          182 reviews
          .22 km away
          The Sea Monkey Restaurant
          48 reviews
          .71 km away
          Coco Hill Restaurant & Bar
          62 reviews
          .48 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Escuela del Mar Surf School
          122 reviews
          2.39 km away
          Red Frog Beach
          674 reviews
          3.64 km away
          Transparente Tours
          14 reviews
          4.52 km away
          Bastimentos Alive Tours
          74 reviews
          .67 km away
          Questions & Answers
          Get quick answers from TioTomsGuesthouse staff and past guests.
          Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
          Posting guidelines
          Submit
          Room Tips
          "Bring CASH most businesses on the Isla do not accept credit cards. Bocas Town is only a 8 minute boat ride..."
          Read review
          "Any room is great but there are only a few so book early."
          Read review
          "There is one room in front off to the side that room has the best views."
          Read review
          "Choose a room that faces away from the water taxi dock so people aren't constantly looking into your..."
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing