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Tropical Suites Hotel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Canton of Zug, Switzerland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had an ocean-view room for 3 nights! This is recommendable, as we spent many hours on the balcony observing what happens in the bay! The hotel is very clean with good air-conditioning and all staff-members are very friendly and helpful. The hotel ist perfectly located close to the restaurants and landing areas for the boats to visit the other...

Thank Dani-Aloha
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bocas is terrific. I went to several great restaurants on the advice of the staff. I was pleasantly surprised at the great quality of food choices there. Beaches are beautiful. The service and staff were excellent! We will definitely go back.

Thank brandon g
Management response:

Dear Mr. Brandon G, Thank you for your recent visit to Tropical Suites! We are very pleased that you enjoyed the room and our hotel's facilities and restaunts in the area. We are very grateful to take a moment to sharing your experience is greatly appreciated. We hope to see you again in the near future. Kind regards, Mayra Miranda-Manager

Darwin, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice hotel, very spacious for two friends travelling together with two double beds, kitchenette, balcony and large bathroom with excellent shower. Best toilet paper and luxury bedding (after spending two weeks in Cuba). Only downside there is no ocean view rooms of you need separate beds.

Thank RedWineSwirl
Jason S, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for the wonderful review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and have noted your feedback regarding the bed configuration. All the best, Jason & Team

San Francisco, CA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely one of the nicer spots in Bocas Town with a nice central location to everything here. Right on the water for easy access to a water taxi and in the middle of town where everything is walking distance. There's a market around the corner and plenty of restaurants nearby. There isn't much of a hotel staff to assist with...

Thank operationwanderlust
Management response:

Dear Customer, Thank you for your recent visit to Tropical Suites! We are very pleased that you enjoyed the room and our hotel's facilities. We are very grateful to take a moment to sharing your experience is greatly appreciated. We hope to see you again in the near future. Kind regards, Mayra Miranda

Paris, France
Reviewed 7 April 2017

This hostel is well located in town, with a lovely staff (fluent and reactive). Rooms are really confortable, the AC is just a bit noisy. They offer great breakfast options in different restaurants in town.

Thank Henri B
Management response:

Thank you so much Henri B! We really pride our self on our staff and the entire team celebrates 5* reviews! We are happy you enjoyed having options for breakfast, we feel it's a great way to get a variety and experience more of Bocas! Safe travels, Chip & the TS team!

Weslaco, Texas
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Rooms are very clean, large and modern; appear to be new. Large jetted tub, full kitchen, Corian counters. Walking distance to many shops, food stores, restaurants and the airport if your luggage is not too burdensome, but a taxi is cheap at $2-3. No beaches in this area, but you are right on the water and can often be picked...

Thank Bugsy2
Jason S, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Bugsy2, Thank you so much for your visit and your stay at Tropical Suites and for taking the time to leave such a wonderful review! Great suggestions on the chocolate farms, and local transport! We really appreciate all of our 5* Reviews and love to celebrate these with our team! Safe Travels, Jason and the TS TEAM!!!

Thornhill, Canada
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Tropical Suites in mid-March and had a wonderful time! The rooms are spacious and clean, the staff is very accommodating and helpful and the location is great! I would definitely recommend this Hotel!

Thank Offthebeatenpath54
Management response:

Thank you so much for the Awesome review!! We are very happy that we could be part of your adventure and vacation to Bocas del Toro, Panama! We will share the review with all of the staff as every team member takes pride in 5* reviews!! Safe travels, Chip & the TS team!

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

This was one of three hotels we stayed at in Bocas. When we first checked in we were thrilled; we stayed in the penthouse 2BR and it was very nice for the price. We had a large balcony on the side of the building that got good sun and still had a view of the water. The balcony has a...

1Thank Christine M
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

So a little rocky with the reservation system. They don't use computers mainly, and they have a book. I think there is a computer system in place but the staff prefer the book. Which, is wildly different depending on the staff and the day. I stayed for 4 nights and it was lovely with a few things I had to...

Thank Lauren K
BocasHotel, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Lauren K, Thank you so much for your 5* review! It was our pleasure to host and assist you with your vacation to Bocas del Toro. You have some amazing suggestions and I agree with your assessments of restaurants as well! Also, we are so happy you were able to catch some fish with Captain Bobbi, He is a...

Reviewed 11 March 2017

This is a clean comfortable hotel just a few steps from water taxis, best restaurants in Bocas town, bike rentals, and supermarkets. Great spot to kick off all your water adventures. I've read that Bocas town is noisy, and it can be hard to sleep, but I did not find it that way. Carnival was kicking off on my last...

Thank Tripzilla
Jason S, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for the wonderful review. We are delighted that you enjoyed our hotel's convenient location, relaxing ambiance and proximity to the water adventures. Please come visit us again soon. All the best, Jason and Team

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tropical Suites is a modern oceanfront hotel located in the heart of Bocas del Toro. Resting on a tranquil Caribbean shoreline, the property is close to many over the water restaurants, shops and attractions. The hotel's comfortable and spacious suites feature a panoramic view of the Caribbean waters or​ ​the island's ​tropical ​landscape.​ Amenities include private balconies, air conditioning, 24 hour front desk and water access from​ ​the hotel's private dock​. Nearby attractions include beaches, snorkeling, dolphin watching, zip-lining, diving and surfing. Tours and activities may be arranged through the hotel's front reception. Guests may choose to include breakfast with their room rate. The property is a 15 minute walk or short taxi ride from the Bocas Town island airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tropical Suites Hotel

Address: First Street, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
Region: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Colon > Bocas Town
Price Range: $127 - $210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Tropical Suites Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 19
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Also Known As:
Tropical Hotel Bocas Town
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Bocas Town
#3 Family Hotel in Bocas Town
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“Second floor ocean side.”
Bugsy2, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get an ocean front if you can”
Tripzilla, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Has to be overlooking the bay and not town.”
paxcot, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“ocean view isnt better.....”
E1451RSanthonyc, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“A balcony overlooking the sea is a must”
Mark_Bath_UK, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
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