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Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 2 September 2016

I was part of the group of 6 that Diane O reviewed. I can only ditto everything she wrote. One of our best activities was the whale watching excursion. You never know if you will see whales; but our boat driver was going everwhere to find whales for us. His persistance paid off and we saw great whales. This is...

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Cala_Mia_Resort, General Manager at Cala Mia Boutique Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time and sharing your experience with others here about or little piece of paradise that is Cala Mia. I have to say it was a pleasure meeting you all and sharing in your experience here. I will pass on your comments to the staff here that they have once again achieved what we...

Reviewed 30 August 2016

Four of my friends and I sailed into Cala Mia's cove to meet our friend's parents. We ended up staying several nights. The staff was amazing, the food was great, and the hospitality couldn't have been better. Our favorite place was the beach bar. We played a lot of card games and drank a lot of Pina Coladas. We even...

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Cala_Mia_Resort, General Manager at Cala Mia Boutique Resort, responded to this review

Thanks Michael for your positive review of our little piece of paradise. I hope that your continued sailing adventure went well and that all of you enjoyed every experience. I hope that everyone lightened up on you seeing you were at the brunt of most of the jokes that got passed around while you were here, but it was all...

Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Our group of six had a wonderful time at Cala Mia. We were picked up at David airport and delivered to the nearby Pedregal marina, where a boat was waiting to take us on a mini-jungle tour through the mangroves to the island. Manager Brian was waiting on the dock with cold towels, and Martin the bartender was at the...

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Cala_Mia_Resort, General Manager at Cala Mia Boutique Resort, responded to this review

Thank you Diane for taking the time and writing such a great review for others to see and get a sense of what they are missing here at Cala Mia. I am pleased to hear that we were able to provide you with the best quality service that everyone so rightfully deserves. It was such a pleasure getting to know...

Boquete, Panama
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We live in Paradise,Boquete Panama, but this was a very quiet and excellent managed, maintained Resort. The staff reflects the Owner, David's personality to provide the Best Quality Experience at his Resort. This a is a short boat ride from Boca Chica. There are many activities available or just kick back and relax. The food was GREAT, cooked perfectly and...

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Cala_Mia_Resort, General Manager at Cala Mia Boutique Resort, responded to this review

Thanks John for your feedback and positive review. Myself and the rest of the staff here are happy to hear that we continue to please and serve all of our guests the best quality service here at our Island Resort. I know I was the one that started your reservation and am sorry I wasn't able to meet you both...

Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 10 August 2016

We booked Cala Mia as a home base for a 5 day sports fishing trip with a group of 8-10 key clients. The resort is small, but in a perfect way... The first day or two we had the resort almost completely to ourselves which made it easy for us to spend quality time getting to know our clients better...

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Cala_Mia_Resort, General Manager at Cala Mia Boutique Resort, responded to this review

I would like to take the opportunity to thank you for your gracious review of our resort. I am happy to hear that the owner and the rest of the staff achieved our goal here, which is to give the best quality service to all of our guests that come and visit us. The staff here at Cala Mia like...

austin
Reviewed 4 August 2016

We had a wonderful 5 days at Cala Mia. The resort is lovely, the food is excellent and the staff very helpful and friendly. We enjoyed taking out the kayaks, relaxing by the beach and pool and going on a snorkeling excursion. The weather was lovely, some rain at night but otherwise great. Highly recommend!

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Cala_Mia_Resort, General Manager at Cala Mia Boutique Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your great comments about your stay with us here at Cala Mia. It always puts a smile to our faces to see everyone that comes and visit with us enjoy all that the resort has to offer, from its lovely beaches to our infinity pool, our lovely cuisine from our local chefs, and to some of our...

Madisonville, LA
Reviewed 20 July 2016

The rooms are bungalows with a multi-level porch on the ocean and very private. The shower is glass blocks with stained glass decor. The restaurant is over the top (had lobster last night), very gourmet. Hard to leave here, but WILL be back.

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Cala_Mia_Resort, General Manager at Cala Mia Boutique Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your positive feedback Jeannie, it was an absolute pleasure getting to know both you and Jennifer. I will pass on your comments to all the staff here and we all look forward to the day you come back and visit us. Kind regards, Brian

Isla Boca Brava, Panama
Reviewed 16 July 2016

After spending 12 hours on Trip Advisor I stumbled upon the Cala Mia resort. I was impressed by the rave reviews and called to see whether they would be willing to work out an all-inclusive deal for my family. Dave, the owner of the resort, picked up the phone. He was warm and engaging and told me that they would...

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Cala_Mia_Resort, General Manager at Cala Mia Boutique Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much Mara for leaving such wonderful comments and explanation of your journey and experience you and your family had here with us. I have to say it was an absolute pleasure getting to know you all and seeing how much fun both you and your husband and your sons had, especially the day when I was able...

Morris, Connecticut
Reviewed 1 July 2016

This is the place to go if you want to get away from it all but still be taken care of in style and luxury. Food was great, staff was great and our excursion to nearby island beaches was great. This is a wonderful location for solitude.

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Cala_Mia_Resort, General Manager at Cala Mia Boutique Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much Fred for taking the time and sharing your experience here at Cala Mia Resort. I am pleased to hear that we were able to provide you with a wonderful experience that you can share with others. I am sorry I wasn't available to talk and get to know you and your wife Sabina more, but the...

Wellington
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Idyllic surroundings. Great place to chill out and relax. Very comfortable accommodation and great choice of food. The staff headed by Brian couldn't do enough for us. Trips to the outer islands and local village all added to a wonderful experience.

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Thank you so much Lyndsay for taking the time and sharing your experience here at Cala Mia Resort. I am pleased to hear that we were able to provide you with a wonderful experience that you can share with others. I will tell the rest of the staff that they once again exceeded the expectations to provide others with the...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This magical small boutique resort and island resort is located in Panama on the tip of a pristine island that runs into the Pacific Ocean, flanked by untouched tropical palm-lined beaches. At a 15-minute boat-ride from Boca Chica, bordering on the unspoiled, for-you-to-discover Panama's Marine Park "Archipielago de Chiriqui", Cala Mia is the perfect jumping-off point to world renowned sport fishing grounds: Coiba's Hannibal Bank or Islas Las Secas; Islas Los Ladrones for scuba diving and for surfing: Moro Negrito and Isla Afuera! Luxury hotel Cala Mia consists of 11 beautiful Bungalows, or suites, each with its own thatched roof rancho and all within 10 meters from the ocean or the beach/bay-side. Furniture, materials and woodwork are home designed and handcrafted by local artisans blending aesthetics, art, quality and functionality into a new standard!. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cala Mia Boutique Resort

Address: Isla Boca Brava, Gulf of Chiriqui, Isla Boca Brava, Panama
Region: Panama > Chiriqui Province > Isla Boca Brava
Price Range: $210 - $779 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Cala Mia Boutique Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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