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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed there overnight to catch the early morning flight to Panama. The Hotel was old but clean, the woodowork is beautiful. The rooms was adequate for what we needed. Quiet. The pool was nice and cool. Good value.

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Thank you Sharon for taking the time to write your review of our property, your comments are very much valued. We really appreciate your comments and we look forward to seeing you again.

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is located in the middle of the town but not in the party/restaurant area. It's a few minutes walk down to the boats. The rooms are good and the hotel has got a pool if you don't want to walk to the beach (it's not the best beach) or take a boat out on the smaller islands where...

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Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

I was staying in swan's three nights with my wife. It was terrible! From all sides of hotel you have discos and loud music. You cannot hear yourself in the room till late night. Noisy, very noisy!!! When disco is over it's not the end. Paper walls, you can hear guests on the other side. On the first day we...

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Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 11 January 2016

Old construction, but well conserved. Very well located in the center of the isle. We had a room for 5 persons which was clean. Quality of sleep was good. Breakfast included and was ok. Little delay on towel services but not a big issue. Interestingly, the hotel has a nice pool.

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Queens, New York
Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed here for a while during our trip to Panama. The hotel is clean, secure and had very friendly staff. The breakfast was pretty good, but the restaurant was always closed. Close to all the stores and restaurants in town so the area can get noisy, but it was quiet while we were there. The hotel...

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Reviewed 5 April 2015 via mobile

Me and my husband came to Panama for our honeymoon vacation, and looked for a good classy hotel, that we can rest in, and found out that this place is much more than we expected! We received a lovely room with very comfortable king size bed, balcony, big and clean bathroom with big shower, and 2 swans made out of...

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Davenport, Washington
Reviewed 18 March 2015

We stayed here 3 nights. We paid $88.00 per night. The pool was really nice and cold. The rooms were okay. & big. The bed was comfortable . Good location. The breakfast was skimpy. And you hoped there would be food left when you got there to eat. The price was high in our book & the hotel needs some...

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Amsterdam
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Stayed here as part of a group and think this is one of the few options in Bocas Town suitable for large groups. It's close to the main things like restaurants and boats to the mainland. The closest beach (Sandfly Beach, polluted and nothing special) is about 10-15 minutes walk. The place looks rather old but the central areas with...

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Reviewed 11 March 2015 via mobile

Room smelled of smoke, price for breakfast changed after eating, easily heard music from nearby bar inside the room. The staff was less than helpful and the rules kept changing. There seems to be endless hotel options in bocas, I'd stay somewhere else.

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Reviewed 11 February 2015

1st night, no hot water for shower, didn't come on until morning. Power & wifi went off mid morning of 1st morning at hotel, so there was no WiFi. I was in the middle of trying to book hotel at next destination. 2nd night, all of the water stopped from sink & toilet. Sick on stomach & have to get...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible 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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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Swan 's Cay is located on Main Street where it has a great advantage where it is accessible to all facilities and shops, offers elegant and comfortable rooms with private bathroom , air conditioners , televisions , safe , mini fridge and access to high speed internet , we have rooms for couples and families. Definitely the best place to enjoy a relaxing holiday. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Swan's Cay Hotel

Address: 3rd Street | Main Street, Bocas Town, Bocas Del Toro, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
Region: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Colon > Bocas Town
Price Range: $89 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Swan's Cay Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 49
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“We had a room by the pool which was nice for us”
 of 5 bubbles srborden57, 18 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Room with view to the main street are the best”
 of 5 bubbles RoyAM1966, 30 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Sorry I am not sure what would help. We were on an outside room and if the pool was in shape that would be one view.”
 of 5 bubbles 780barbaram, 19 Mar 2014 | Read review
“We stayed at room123 on the first floor; if at the time of your stay there are kids making too much noise while having fun in the pool I'd say the room exactly above it on the second floor would be a better choice, as it is a little farther up. Also rooms not near the pool are less likely to have the mold problem.”
 of 5 bubbles elainea840, 18 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Don't stay here”
 of 5 bubbles sherrys2014, 2 Jan 2014 | Read review
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