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Reviewed 20 March 2015

Found the Tropical Suites to be a great place to stay and relax in Bocas del Toro. Situated on the Island of Isle de Colon, the location was perfect to enjoy the small town, its restaurants and tours. The hotel was exceptionally clean, the staff was exceptional and knowledgeable. They answered all our questions Nadiuska and Florencia were especially helpful...

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tropicalsuites, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us! Our team is always happy to assist with arranging transportation, activities or restaurant reservations.

Stockholm
Reviewed 16 March 2015

Very nice and modern hotel option in Bocas Town. Good maid service and cleaning, nice rooms and a location on the main street but slightly off from the busiest nightlife makes for a central but still relatively quiet hotel. Lies on the water and has a dock of its own which is good both for taking water taxis but also...

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tropicalsuites, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Urbanemson, We appreciate the kind review and are pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Tropical Suites. It was a pleasure having you as our guest. Sincerely, Tropical Suites Team

Los Gatos, California
Reviewed 9 March 2015

We had the great fortune of staying at the Tropical Suites in Bocas. The service was exceptional. There was some error on our room arrangements when we arrived, so they upgrade all 5 of us to the 3 Bedroom Penthouse overlooking the water. It truly was the most awesome view and room we have ever stayed at. We would HIGHLY...

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tropicalsuites, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for the great review! We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us in our Presidential Suite.

Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 3 March 2015

This hotel is in a great location and in the heart of the action in Bocas town. You pay a premium for the water frontage, but it is worth it. We made a big mistake by arriving in Bocas and thinking we would get a better rate directly at the hotel. I discovered later that we paid USD60 more than...

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tropicalsuites, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Hello J P, We appreciate your review and are pleased that you enjoyed our hotel's central location and water view rooms. Our online rates can change due to market demand and there may be a minor disparity between the different channels, including walk in rates, on certain occasions. We certainly do our best to work with guests on a case...

Rainbow City, Alabama United States
Reviewed 28 February 2015

Located near the end of the main street. Quiet, but convenient to everything. The room was really quite deluxe, with a delightful king size pillow-top bed that was pure heaven. AC worked great, and the room was very quiet, so our 3 nights there were by far the the best nights sleep we had on our entire 2-month vacation. We...

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tropicalsuites, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Maureen, We appreciate your thorough review and are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. Guest comfort is a top priority for our team and it was great to hear that you had the best night's sleep in your entire 2-month vacation in Central America! Kind Regards, Tropical Suites Team

Miami, Florida
Reviewed 18 February 2015

I stay here for one night and booked since it has fabulous reviews, and got a great room yes. I booked the room that was in front of the beach first floor very comfortable and big since it was the only one available since I didn't know I went in a hight season. The service was great the treat me...

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tropicalsuites, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Dear L0renaRS, We really appreciate your kind words regarding our room quality and service level. In order to maintain an unobstructed ocean view for our suites/guests and minimize the hotel's noise level, we have partnered with neighboring restaurants that provide an excellent selection of meal options. Unfortunately the town's water system was being serviced the one night you stayed with...

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 31 January 2015

We stayed in Bocas for eight days around Christmas 2014. The Staff at Tropical Suites and the people we met in town were all very friendly. Very casual and layed back. The Hotel was very clean, neat, and quite. We had the starfish suite, right on the water and the you can see the starfish and the fish change by...

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tropicalsuites, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Linda D, We are very pleased that you had an enjoyable stay with us and you were able to get a glimpse of Bocas' sea life through the Starfish Suite's plexiglass floor. We are truly appreciative of our water-top location and hope to see you again soon! All the best, Tropical Suites Team

Reviewed 25 January 2015 via mobile

Together with my boyfriend we stood 4 nights at the Tropical Suits in Bocas del Toro. We booked a room in the second floor with ocean view. This was simply wonderful. I can recommend anyone thinking to visit Bocas del Toro to stay at the Tropical Suits! The location of the hotel is awesome. It is in the city center...

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tropicalsuites, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Angelika S, Thank you for taking the time to share your wonderful experience at Tropical Suites. We are thrilled that you had a great birthday and really appreciate the kind words. Our team takes great pride in exceeding guest expectations. We hope that you will visit us again soon. Warmest Regards, Tropical Suites Team

Reviewed 25 January 2015

really nice place with an amazing room and nice view. Comfortable room and nice a clean bathroom. Only problem the staff is not polite and very unfriendly. We are Spanish speaker but also with this they really sounds not welcoming you and not interested in giving you support and information.

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tropicalsuites, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Andrea82milan, We are pleased that you enjoyed certain aspects of your stay and we value your feedback. As guest satisfaction is a key priority at our hotel, this is uncharacteristic of our staff and Management will promptly address this matter. Thank you for visiting us. Sincerely, Tropical Suites Team

La Mesa, California USA
Reviewed 15 January 2015

Bocas has tons of properties right over the water -- Tropical Suites is one of the best, right smack in the middle of town with great access to water taxis, regular taxis and walking distance to all the restaurants in town. Tropical Suites has gorgeous patios that overlook the water with nice table/chair setups, covered well from the sun/rain. Be...

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tropicalsuites, Owner at Tropical Suites Hotel, responded to this review

Dear LeftCoastTravelGirl, Thank you for taking the time to share your wonderful experience and highlighting our "smack in the middle of town" location and gorgeous Ocean View patios. It was a pleasure to have you as our guest. Sincerely, Tropical Suites Team

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Refrigerator in room
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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: $111 - $250 (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
Tropical Suites Hotel Bocas Del Toro, Panama - Bocas Town
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Bocas Town
#3 Family Hotel in Bocas Town
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“Avoid first floor rooms that face the front. No privacy there. All other rooms OK. But the ones facing the water are magnificent!”
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