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Siquirres Costa Rica
Reviewed 14 June 2013

We stayed with friends so the extra bedroom as opposed to 2 beds in 1 room was great. The location and building itself were great.A couple small things were the wifi was a little funky at times and I would say the people in the food service area could have a little better attitude but that was minor stuff and...

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Melissapalmaroyale, Owner at Hotel Palma Royale, responded to this review

Thank you for writing us a nice review. We apologize the restaurant staff was not at their top performance and we appreciate your comments. We strive to be the best we can be everyday and comments from guests only help us improve. We are glad you enjoyed your stay overall and look forward to seeing you in the future. The...

Florida City, Florida
Reviewed 14 June 2013

I stay in a lot of hotels and the Jr. Suite I got is incredible. How do I begin!? 2 very comfy queen beds with plenty of pillows, a separate bedroom for privacy with your own private balcony with padded seating. Two separate A/C units with a remote , which I've never seen in any room. Plenty of outlets and...

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Melissapalmaroyale, Owner at Hotel Palma Royale, responded to this review

Thank you for an Absolutely Amazing review! We are thrilled you were so happy in our Hotel. Thank you for taking the time to write so many details and provide such a thorough review. We are happy you enjoyed the bar and our friendly, hard-working, Panamian staff. It is so nice that you appreciated all the small things that make...

Utila, Honduras
Reviewed 10 May 2013

The rooms were nice and new! Beds comfortable, and a.c. The bathrooms are very nice and there is plenty of hot water. There is a coffee maker and coffee grinder so you can make your Panamanian coffee just as you want! The location is across from the ferry, and an easy walk to everywhere. It was very quiet at night,...

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Melissapalmaroyale, Owner at Hotel Palma Royale, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review. We are glad you enjoyed the Boquete mountain coffee beans and pillow-top mattresses. Thank you for your comments on the restaurant, our cook is a breakfast specialist.

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 24 April 2013

Was thrilled with this hotel. Having an american style breakfast served in the restaurant was an added treat. Nice fresh juice. The little Carribean market next door is truly the best place to pick up any food/incidentals, by far. Excellent location overall. Close enough to the main area to be very convenient and far enough away to feel separate from...

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Melissapalmaroyale, Owner at Hotel Palma Royale, responded to this review

Thank you for the Nice comments and taking the time to write a review. We are glad to hear our Panamanian staff was helpful. We would love to accommodate you again and are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay at the Palma Royale and your time in Bocas del Toro.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 22 April 2013

This hotel was GREAT! It was across the street from the ferry pier. We stayed in a deluxe suite on the 3rd floor. We had a wrap around balcony which was nice. The room had a large fridge, electric stove, plates, utensils, pots/pans, coffee beans, coffee grinder, and coffee machine. Breakfast was included and was delicious. The lighting could have...

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Melissapalmaroyale, Owner at Hotel Palma Royale, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a Wonderful review. We will take your suggestions about lighting in the living area and make improvements. Thank you for explaining to other potential guests the details of the Deluxe Suite, the smoothies, and the quiet location. We are happy to hear the receptionists took good care of you. Thanks again.

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 13 April 2013

We stayed her for 4 nights - the first two in the two bedroom penthouse and then moved to a smaller one bedroom suite (we would have loved to stay in the penthouse for the entire trip but it was already booked for half of our dates). Both rooms were spacious, clean and comfortable. We loved the location and the...

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Melissapalmaroyale, Owner at Hotel Palma Royale, responded to this review

Thank you for the Fantastic review. The Penthouse is beautiful and we are happy to hear you appreciated both rooms. Thank you from the Palma Royale staff.

Colorado
Reviewed 11 April 2013

Spent three enjoyable nights exploring the islands and loved coming back to this elegant but simple hotel.... nice having a refrigerator, made-to-order breakfast, and a balcony overlooking the water.. and hotel desk staff helped us arrange a bus to Red Frog Beach..

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Melissapalmaroyale, Owner at Hotel Palma Royale, responded to this review

Thank you for the Wonderful review. We at the Palma Royale are very happy you enjoyed your stay and vacation in Bocas.

Atlanta, GA
Reviewed 9 April 2013

The Palma Royale should be at the top of your list if you are planning to visit Bocas del Toro. While there are many less expensive options available, the value received for the cost is exceptional. Our room on the third floor was large with a separate bedroom and wraparound balcony overlooking the water. It was very nicely finished and...

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Melissapalmaroyale, Owner at Hotel Palma Royale, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the Spectacular review. We love being referred to as an Oasis. We are happy to hear you enjoyed the small touch of the grinder with fresh Boquete coffee beans. We will look into some more lighting in the living area and we appreciate your suggestion. We are glad you enjoyed your adventures in Bocas.

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 9 April 2013

We stayed her for 4 nights - the first two in the two bedroom penthouse and then moved to a smaller one bedroom suite (we would have loved to stay in the penthouse for the entire trip but it was already booked for half of our dates). Both rooms were spacious, clean and comfortable. We loved the location at the...

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Melissapalmaroyale, Manager at Hotel Palma Royale, responded to this review

Thank you for the great comments and outstanding review! We really appreciate it. Comfortable, Clean, great service, and excellent value! What more could you ask for? Thanks so much! You are awesome! The Staff at the Hotel Palma Royale

new york
Reviewed 4 April 2013

We stayed here for three nights in March 2013 in room 413. We had views of the ferry terminal and the ocean, very nice balcony that wraps around the room. Nice spa-like bathroom with amazing shower, comfortable bed (except it seemed to be covered in plastic). I was sick when we were staying here so spent a lot of time...

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Melissapalmaroyale, Manager at Hotel Palma Royale, responded to this review

Hello and Thank you so much for the Wonderful comments. You gave other potential guests tons of great information and provided details of the Hotel. We appreciate you taking the time to write such a thorough review. The Staff at the Hotel Palma Royale.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We would like to sincerely welcome you to the Hotel Palma Royale located in the heart of Bocas Del Toro,Panama. Upon your arrival into the quaint Bocas airport, we will meet you with a smile and personally take you to our residential refuge where we offer the best possible service and amenities. With a main street location on the water, you will enjoy a truly stunning view of the city, sea and mountainous terrain. The Bocas archipelago attracts visitors from all over the world; crystal blue water, tropical rainforests, jungle rivers, white sand beaches and amazing coral reefs are all part of the majesty that Bocas has to offer. We will personally arrange a host of Eco-Adventures in order to ensure that your experience is a success. Furthermore, all the rooms at the Palma Royale are designed with the perfect mix of quality marble, bamboo flooring, handcrafted cedar doors, high ceilings, tropical artwork and floor to ceiling windows. Come and experience something truly amazing at the Hotel Palma Royale. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Palma Royale

Address: Calle 3 | A lado de ferry, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
Region: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Colon > Bocas Town
Price Range: $129 - $288 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Palma Royale 3.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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#2 Romantic Hotel in Bocas Town
#2 Family Hotel in Bocas Town
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“3rd and 4th rooms are the best”
 of 5 bubbles erinmoens, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Upper floor to the front, ie, overlooking the water. (it's only 4 floors)”
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“Rooms on the 3rd and 4th floors on the Bay side have great views!”
 of 5 bubbles Scottytico, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We were on the 4th floor at the far end...great view, quiet room.”
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“Room 104 had a frequent sound - fine for me with earplugs or for a person who can fall asleep easily.”
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