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Sand Dollar Beach Bed & Breakfast

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Pacific Grove
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We just spent 5 days at this wonderful B&B. Clearly one of the best on the island. We were greeted by the grounds caretaker Guillermo. He climbed high into a coconut tree and delivered fresh coconut juice direct from the source. The B&B is built on 4 gorgeous acres of beautifully maintained grounds. It is steps from a clean, calm...

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Calgary, Alberta
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place to stay to unwind and enjoy the sounds of nature. Nothing better than to fall asleep to the sounds of the waves and waking up to birds starting their day. We thoroughly enjoyed having our morning coffee sitting in the adirondack chairs while watching the sun rise up over the Caribbean or walking on the...

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely 2 nights at the Sand Dollar. The hosts are very welcoming and the B&B is a beautiful building with comfortable and clean rooms. Breakfast was delicious both days. We especially enjoyed sitting in the comfy chairs on the large porch looking out towards the ocean. A nice quiet place a short taxi ride into Bocas Town...

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Paradise, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the sweetest B and B on the island. Proprietors Mark and Sharon greeted us with cool drinks upon our arrival, and after a red eye from SFO, this was just what we needed. After falling asleep to the sound of waves crashing upon the shore, we woke up to a breakfast on their veranda of eggs Benedict and...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are looking for the most comfortable place to stay on the island, this would be it. First there are the people running it. The owners Sharon & Mark are the sweetest, most accommodating, genuinely nicest people we have met (NorCal and Midwest nice). We have stayed in other bed and breakfasts overseas and in the states, and you...

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Reviewed 12 February 2017

We loved our stay here. We have never slept better than we did at this beautiful, peaceful place! Waking up to the sound of the waves lapping on the beach outside was very special, and the place itself was so restful and comfortable. The rooms were perfect and Dama's breakfasts utterly delicious- the best food in Bocas! Mark and Sharon...

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Langhorne, PA
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We stayed at Sand Dollar Beach B&B for 5 days in late January. We have had many wonderful B&B experiences in Panama, but this was our first trip to Bocas. The Sand Dollar is lovely and comfortable, and with its location, ocean views, and breezes, we never turned on the air conditioner! It was delightful to be able to take...

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Sharon R, Owner at Sand Dollar Beach Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

If we'd written an ad for Sand Dollar, we couldn't have said it better! Thanks for remembering all the great details of your stay and writing them here so others will know. We enjoyed having you stay with us and knowing how much you love Panama, we hope you'll come back next time you visit. By the way, it doesn't...

Harlan, Iowa
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Sand Dollar Bed and Breakfast is worth every penny! Sharon and Mark are the sweetest people, and very helpful with any questions you might have! We stayed for 3 nights and it was wonderful! The breakfast that came with was PHENOMENAL!!! So filling and beautifully made! We loved it there and would absolutely stay there again!!!!

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Sharon R, Owner at Sand Dollar Beach Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

We enjoyed getting to know you and you were great guests. Thank you for your kind words and positive review. Hope to see you again!

Ostend, Belgium
Reviewed 5 February 2017

This bed and breakfast is located just outside bocas town d offers a fantastic view. Taxis cost 1$ per person per ride so getting there is no problem what so ever. Dama makes you an excellent breakfast every day, especcially the granola with fruits and yoghurt is a great start of the day. Arriving at Sharon and Marks place feels...

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Sharon R, Owner at Sand Dollar Beach Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

We were happy to have you stay with us. It seemed you reached the perfect balance of going out and exploring the islands with plenty of time to also relax in the hammock. Thank you for letting me show you my favorite yoga class! We hope you will come back again.

Niagara Falls, Canada
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I flew to Bocas Del Toro from Panama with the intentions of spending a couple days. We booked in at the Sand Dollar Beach Bed & breakfast and fell in love with it and the island. We kept adding 1 more day and in the end spent 6 days at this gem. So many pluses to this...

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Sharon R, Owner at Sand Dollar Beach Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

We were delighted that you could extend your stay from 2 days to 6! It was great fun getting to know you both. Thank you for your positive review, an we hope you can come back soon.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Colonial Caribbean style wooden beachfront house with 5 rooms, each with private bath and balcony. Away from town, but close enough to walk or bike to. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sand Dollar Beach Bed & Breakfast

Address: Bocas Road, Isla Colon 12345, Panama
Region: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Colon
Price Range: $143 - $366 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Sand Dollar Beach Bed & Breakfast 2.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“All rooms face the water and back up to a lush garden. ”
 of 5 bubbles Tjambo91, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Top floor for the view”
 of 5 bubbles OADiver, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All 4 rooms in the front building are lovely. The larger suite in the back building is great for a family or larger group.”
 of 5 bubbles 307bevh, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“we loved being upstairs. all rooms open to the veranda and view.”
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 of 5 bubbles 672joannel, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We loved staying in the casita in the back. It was very private with a large wrap around deck filled with hammocks and deck furniture. It also had a nice outdoor shower which we used every day.”
 of 5 bubbles A7569EMgailm, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
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