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Bahia Del Sol

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Palo Alto, California
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We checked in to the most expensive room to find dirty sheets and pillows. We told the owner's son, Carl. His response: "if you don't like it there are plenty of other places in town to stay". So, if you are happy waiting until 8AM to get a first cup of coffee, don't mind worms dropping out of the ceiling...

2Thank timothy60
Piaseczno, Poland
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We spent 10 days in Bahia del Sol in Bocas and this was one of our best holidays! The room is big with a view to the Saigon Bay. Lee and Jack - the hosts are kind and very helpful with organizing different activities so if you are not sure what to do - just ask them! Jack's breakfasts -...

Thank Mcisz
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed there 4 nights. Room was cosy, very clean, a bit dark. Views over the bay and sunsets were amazing!! Were helpful hosts, great breakfasts. Met great people there. A bit annoying were noises and smell very early in the morning, when hosts started preparing breakfast (our room was located above the kitchen) and we didn't get good sleep...

Thank Agnieszka K
Los Altos, California
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I appreciate that Bahia del Sol includes the stark notice for potential guests on its website. This is fitting. It's an interesting and good place to stay if you know what you are getting yourself into. The property is right on the water on Saigon Bay, with a lovely open view in the "front yard." Inside it is very dark...

2Thank David Z
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Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Beautiful sunsets, comfortable cabanas, but had to fish my 24 year old out of the bay after a rotted plank broke under her foot. Only a matter of time before someone's vacation begins, or ends, in ER.

2Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 30 October 2016

My husband and I stayed at Bahia Del Sol for 2 nights on an anniversary trip and loved every second of it. We chose this place based on other reviews describing the local culture, the helpfulness of the owners, and the house's location just outside downtown. We were not disappointed! The home and master bedroom were beautiful, warm and inviting....

Thank MegShu
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I stayed in Bahia Del Sol for 19 days in October 2016. It is situated a little bit away from the main town on the water with a great view over the mainland. If you walk to town it is about 15 mins or there are taxis for under $1 to get there which you just hail on the street....

Thank Zara I
Los Alamos, New Mexico
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Beautiful house on the water located in the working class neighborhood. Caring owners make stay pleasant and wary free due to advice's about area attractions and restaurants. The only advice I would not take is the recommended tour operator, who was just average. Kayaks available were great got the calm bay the hotel faces.

Thank Waltertu
Utrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Bahia del sol is probably the most beautiful place to stay in bocas del torro. It is owned by an American couple and breakfast is included. Tops are the rooms. Every place to sleep is wonderfully situated at the ocean and is directed at the sundown. Jack and Lee can book you restaurants, cabs and diving or boat trips. They...

Thank Lennart M
los angeles
Reviewed 12 May 2016

This place is run by a cute couple from Ohio. Jack and his wife. They have a cute dog and a cat and feed the scraps of food from breakfast to the fish that swim around the bay because its truly organic. They help you with activities through out the island and make the best breakfasts! The rooms are cute...

Thank travelinh1

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Bahia Del Sol

Address: Saigon Bay, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
Region: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Colon > Bocas Town
Price Range: $98 - $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bahia Del Sol 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“The two master suites have views of the sea from the bed! Beautiful when you wake up in the morning.”
ZaraI783, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the first flore have a terrace overhanging the lagoon”
CFredC, 5 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The double suite was quiet and peaceful.”
michellemR258GL, 21 Aug 2015 | Read review
“If you have just one room to pick, go for the Master Suite - its awesome!!!”
K9553OCjosem, 25 Jul 2015 | Read review
“I would try for a room which opens to the sea breezes”
ptravelp, 6 Jun 2015 | Read review
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