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.
Save
Traveller (310)
Pool & Beach (47)
Room & Suite (38)
Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“water taxi”(31 reviews)
“bocas del toro”(31 reviews)
“private room”(22 reviews)
View all reviews
What's included
Free Wifi
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Poolside Bar
Multilingual Staff
Private Balcony
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
2 Star Hotel
Bambuda Lodge is the only place in Bocas with a waterfront location and a massive pool. Only 5 minutes from town, Bambuda offers the perfect blend of good vibrations and chilled out atmosphere. We have a coral reef for snorkeling and acres of lush jungle for exploring. Our on-site bar...
View all hotel information
Location and contact
| Bocas del Toro, Isla Solarte, Panama
4.7 km to Bocas Del Toro Airport
View nearby attractions and restaurants
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (449)
Filter reviews
327 results
Traveller rating
255
47
11
8
6
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
255
47
11
8
6
Show reviews that mention
All reviewswater taxibocas del toroprivate roommain islandgreat foodevery nightcentral americaplace to stayother islandsother guestsamazing placehospital pointfamily dinnerjungle trailother travelersamazing staffgreat pool
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 327 reviews
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Everything about this place is great! Rooms are clean, nice pool, epic slide, location is beautiful. The staff is amazing, they help to organise trips, arrange shuttles and taxis, and make sure you are provided with everything you need. Meals are with the whole hostel,...More

Thank alivree
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Loved staying here. Away from the touristic side of Bocas and tucked within the jungle of Isla Solartie. Clean and tidy rooms with the best food in Panama. A little more expensive than other hostels in the area but well worth it. Friendly staff and...More

Thank OrlaGormley
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at bambuda for 2 nights and it is amazing. It is so relaxed and a great place to meet other travellers. The food is a bit more expensive than usual in hostels but it is amazing quality.....definitely worth the price! I’d go back...More

Thank Sarah K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bambuda Lodge was an amazing place to stay. Though the rooms themselves are nothing special, the facilities completely make up for it. They have comfy seats all around - I especially enjoyed the nets overlooking the ocean. The pool was warm and clean and I...More

Thank Ceilidh H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Where can we begin. Firstly, the hostel itself is in the most stunning setting. The water taxi arrival sent shivers through our spines. Secondly, the staff were 10/10. They were helpful with advice, helped organise our onward travels to Puerto Vajajoe and were great to...More

Thank Anna R
View more reviews
About
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$56 - US$111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$56 - US$111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (310)
Pool & Beach (47)
Room & Suite (38)
Dining (25)
Family and Play Areas (9)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Kukka M
6 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from SlorpBop | Property representative |
Hello Kukka, we have a Monday night sangria night and we all go to a Caribbean dance-hall party with live music. We also have trivia night and other games we play. Otherwise we can organize any tours available in Bocas from... More
0
Votes
beeper46
26 April 2017|
Answer
Response from Crystal A | Reviewed this property |
I would reach out via chat on their website.
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Bungalows are away from the restaurant and are very quiet and spacious."
Read review
"Private rooms were in the jungle and awesome!"
Read review
"Stick around for the dinners. Not only are they delicious, but you will make new friends and really enhance..."
Read review
"I had a great private room. excellent bed."
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