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    Buccaneer Resort

    Cayo Carenero, Carenero Island, Panama
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    • Excellent27%
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    Reviewed 1 January 2006

    We had read mixed reveiws on trip advisor and did not come expecting 5 star luxury. Saying that the air con, fan, hot water etc were all excellent, amazing when you consider how primitive the island is. Both Thom and the eventual new owners were...More

    6  Thank member74
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    Reviewed 15 November 2005

    I did not have the good fortune to stay at this hotel. However during my difficult trip to Bocas I had a drink at their establishment and a swim off their coast line. Their resturant was not open at the time. It was one of...More

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    Reviewed 26 September 2005

    I read these comments in the other reviews, and I must update the score. I met the old owner, an old man in poor health that has sold the place following a stroke. The new owners are an american couple who are truly good hosts....More

    5  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Reviewed 30 August 2005

    The Buccaneer is a clean tranquil comfortable place to stay with wonderful views on Isla Carenero. Capt. Thom is a character, one I enjoyed immensely. Isla Carenero has it's share of sand flies, but it is an excellent respite from the noise and "bustle" of...More

    3  Thank OldSchool
    Reviewed 11 August 2005

    My Father and I lodged at the Bucanneer 4 nights while searching for investment property within the islands. The Bucanneer was exactly what we wanted. Captain Thom greeted us with an invitation into his personal upstairs apartment to enjoy a cold beer. Our accomodations were...More

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    • Beachfront
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    • US$78 - US$99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 9
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    • Bocas del Toro Province >
    • Carenero Island
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    • Buccaneer Hotel Carenero Island
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    Room Tips
    "Beach Bungalow upstairs is the best. Large, private, with deck. Main floor of bungalow nice but not as..."
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    "Bungalows are great, but only have a small fan; no AC."
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    "The cabanas are more private, but the facilities of the beachfront bungalow seem slightly better"
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    "Stay in a fully enclosed, screened in space. Take mosquito coils and slather yourself in bug repellent. They..."
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