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    Popa Paradise Beach Resort

    Punta Laurel | Bocas del Toro, Isla Popa, Panama
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    05/08/2017 06/08/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$129
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          US$128
          Traveller (532)
          Pool & Beach (106)
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          Overview
          • Excellent81%
          • Very good12%
          • Average2%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible3%
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          “swim up bar” (43 reviews)
          “other guests” (25 reviews)
          “the managers” (16 reviews)
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          Private Balcony
          3.5 Star Hotel
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          11 - 15 of 242 reviews

          Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

          Enjoyed 10 days at Popa. It is a great place for travelers who want to see the attractions of the Bocas del Toro archipelago in style & comfort. The resort itself is very quiet -- often with few guests -- but staff are extremely attentive....More

          1  Thank Lindsay M
          Response from PopaManagers, General Manager at Popa Paradise Beach ResortResponded 23 March 2017

          Hello Lindsay and David, First of all, thank you for being with us, and for choosing Popa Paradise for an exceptionally long stay. We appreciate your kind remarks, and helpful information for future guests. It is true that despite considerable effort and expense, our catamaran...More

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          Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

          An amazing stay in every way. Prior to arrival we asked Vince if the resort could have plenty of fish, fruit, and vegetables for us, along with our favorite in-room coffee and bar drinks. Our expectations were exceeded! We were met at the airport and...More

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          Response from Vincent R, Owner at Popa Paradise Beach ResortResponded 23 March 2017

          Hi Dan and Grace, It was a special treat for us to host your stay at Popa Paradise, and we are so thrilled that you enjoyed yourselves, and took the time to share your experience with the TripAdvisor community. We were pleased to be able...More

          Reviewed 18 March 2017

          . The resort pretends to be a 5 star, but in reality is not more than a 3 star hotel. Yes: the location of Popa Paradise is fantastic, but in order to get there one has to take a boat from Bocas del Toro. The...More

          Thank jacob v
          Response from Vincent R, Owner at Popa Paradise Beach ResortResponded 23 March 2017

          Thank you for taking the time to share your experience, concerns and suggestions. We will take these on board to continue to strive to achieve excellence for every guest. We do not pretend to be anything at all, star-wise. If you say we are "three...More

          Reviewed 12 March 2017

          We loved our stay at Papa Paradise! It was a perfect blend of available activities and downtime. Our private casita was spacious and we spent a lot of time on the balcony reading and enjoying the view. We also took advantage of the snorkeling trips...More

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          Response from PopaManagers, General Manager at Popa Paradise Beach ResortResponded 13 March 2017

          Many thanks, Julie, for sharing your experiences at Popa Paradise Beach Resort. We appreciate the attention that you bring to three aspects that identify us: - a great place to relax and enjoy the surrounding nature - a place where our guests have the option...More

          Reviewed 27 February 2017

          We spent 1 week in this island. Very welcome from owners, managers (Elena & Daniele) and all the team : waiters, cookers.... The atmosphere is very friendly, and we felt as a large family. Accomodations are good. Peacefull aera in a nice garden. Just take...More

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          Thank gregorybN6668PF
          Response from PopaManagers, General Manager at Popa Paradise Beach ResortResponded 28 February 2017

          Thank you so much for your review. We are very happy to have had you two wonderful people as guests - we are grateful that you chose Popa Paradise for your vacation. We hope to meet again in the future, perhaps here for a repeat...More

          About
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          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Beachfront
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free Internet
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Airport Transportation
          • Laundry Service
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$139 - US$304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 17
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          • Location
          • Panama >
          • Bocas del Toro Province >
          • Isla Popa
          • Also Known As
          • Popa Paradise Beach Hotel Isla Popa ,
          • Popa Paradise Beach Isla
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          Traveller (532)
          Pool & Beach (106)
          Room & Suite (73)
          Dining (38)
          Hotel & Grounds (340)
          Bathroom (2)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          ships99
          I forgot to ask till what time the bar ,restaurant and the pool are open? Also if I want to eat at mid night , are there any alternative for eating after the restaurant close ? Cz I have some issues with my digesting system so I should eat very small quantities of food but all the time should eat these small quantities Are there any kind of nightlife(show,band,Dj)? I heard there was karaoke but not every day,right? Thank
          4 March 2017|
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          Response from Vincent R | Property representative |
          Hello again, The pool is always open, but if everybody has gone to their rooms, the lights are turned off at midnight. We do not have fixed hours for the bar... if there is interest we sometimes stay open very late. Your... More
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          ships99
          Hello sir , I would like to visit popa paradise next December maybe on 17th for a week , but I would like to ask 1)keen popa paradise transportation team pick me up from a hotel called tropical suites dock in bocas town ? 2) which room type have a separate sitting area ? I mean does the junior suite have and also the king room or the queen style? 3) how much to add for the top shelf alcohol package ? Thanks & best regards
          4 March 2017|
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          Response from Vincent R | Property representative |
          Hello, and thank you for your interest in Popa Paradise. In answer to your questions: 1. Pick up from Tropical Suites is not a problem. On the other hand, the dock we use is only a few steps away from Tropical Paradise, and... More
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          Gailieb
          Hi, what would you like to know about this accommodation? I tried emailing you thru your hotel website but regardless of what dates I entered, I wasn't able to push through. All I want to know is your prices on your website are they in US $$ ?
          24 February 2017|
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          Response from Vincent R | Property representative |
          Hi! Yes, our rates are in USD. Fun fact: Popa Paradise is Canadian owned - we live just north of Calgary. Call me (587-888-0267) for a great deal. Vince - owner
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          "Ocean bungalow is the best one"
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          "The Casita single buildings are the best."
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          "I know the best casita since we stayed in it - but I won't share - sorry!"
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          "Casita number 6 is great, up above the beach in the trees, with plenty of shade on porch"
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