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    Tropic Star Lodge

    Pinas Bay, Panama
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    2017-08-06 2017-08-07
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    Traveller (134)
    Room & Suite (14)
    Pool & Beach (8)
    • Excellent91%
    • Very good7%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Internet
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Airport Transportation
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    1 - 5 of 74 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Coming in on the charter plane and seeing the pier again must be similar to a golfer coming down Magnolia Lane at Augusta. There is nothing else like it, its that unique. From making reservation with Bonnie to being greeted at Panama city by the...More

    Thank Edward W
    Response from Mallory W, Manager at Tropic Star LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Edward W, Thank you for taking the time to leave such nice words regarding your world-class experience at Tropic Star Lodge. Coming here is indeed a unique adventure! Our staff, history, location, and fishery all sum up to something uniquely special. Congratulations on a...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We recently spent June 24- July 1 at the Eden of Fishing that is Tropic Star Lodge. It was the best destination trip of our life. We were aboard the 31' Bertram, Miss Alaska with Capt. Flacco and Mate, Ricardo for 6 days. We caught...More

    Thank Blowgun
    Response from Mallory W, Manager at Tropic Star LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Blowgun, Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review! We enjoyed your visit and sharing in all the excitement for your 25th wedding anniversary trip. That Blue Marlin release was something special as well as the rest of your catches...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We returned to Tropic Star as our trip 3 years ago did not yield a marlin or a rooster fish! This time did not disappoint! We caught 3 blue marlin, 4 rooster fish, more than 10 tuna, 2 shark, 2 almaco jacks and I'm probably...More

    Thank Debby44
    Response from Mallory W, Manager at Tropic Star LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Debby 44, Thank you so very much for your wonderful review. Your various catches were truly awesome and fun to recount with you each night over dinner. We’re thrilled that you were able to finally get your Blue Marlin and Roosterfish after a three...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This is a place that's all about the fish... Our grandson Max chose Panama for his 12 year old trip. Wanted to see the the canal, jungle, surf, dive, and fish. This is the last part of our two week adventure in Panama. From the...More

    Thank Ron S
    Response from Mallory W, Manager at Tropic Star LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Ron S, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a detailed account and great review from your stay. We couldn’t agree more that Tropic Star Lodge is a spectacular experience. Over 100 miles from the nearest road in the heart of the...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We spent five nights at the lodge and four days of fishing as a family trip. The experience was great. We caught a lot of fish and really enjoyed the property. The staff, led by Richard, were great. They learned our names and the waiters...More

    Thank RioFlyer
    Response from Mallory W, Manager at Tropic Star LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear RioFlyer, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a nice review. We had a wonderful time with you and your family and I am glad to hear you enjoyed your stay just as much as we enjoyed having you here with us....More

    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
    • Location
    • Panama >
    • Darien Province >
    • Pinas Bay
    • Also Known As
    • Tropic Star Hotel Pinas Bay ,
    • Tropic Star Lodge Panama/Pinas Bay
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    Traveller (134)
    Room & Suite (14)
    Pool & Beach (8)
    Dining (6)
    Hotel & Grounds (147)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
    Nearby Attractions
    Darien Gap Panama
    9 reviews
    67.67 km away
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    25 February 2017|
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    Response from Mark C | Property representative |
    Posting here is a good idea, Bonnie will notify you if anything comes through via the Tropic Star "buddy List"
    16 January 2017|
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    Response from Adrienne R | Property representative |
    Hi, Yes, we have a full bar with Crown Royal. Our past guests have all done a great job with answering your questions. I can only add that if you like hiking bring your sneakers. We have a beautiful 30 minute semi intense... More
    George C
    4 November 2016|
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    Response from Mark C | Property representative |
    Hi George: Although we catch marlin all year long; the Absolute BEST time to catch Blacks & Blues is in January and February. You can find more details on our website under "specials"
    Room Tips
    "Rooms Coco 1-4 are beachfront."
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    "All rooms are lovely each with a view of pool, water, jungle, gardens"
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    "Loved our room overlooking the pool. It was quiet and spacious"
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    "If you are a group of 4 to 6 - book the palace!"
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