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Free Spirit Oasis

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 4 December 2014

We had a great experience staying at this inn. The rooms were very nice; clean, comfortable with a lovely view of the ocean.The location was very peaceful located in the hills but close enough for accessing the many great beaches and some great local spots. The Manager Frank was very attentive and took great care of all our needs, serving...

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3Thank Nate N
Reviewed 8 November 2014

Beautful place with an amazing view. great breakfast. Rooms are comfortable and clean. The garden is beautiful and you can relaxe yourself...really. Calvin told us where we can go during the day or at nigth....

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3Thank Anna M
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 28 October 2014

Bocas del Toro is a little peace of heaven on Earth. Depending on the time of the day, the water sparkles in different shades of clear, blue and green. The nature provides tranquility and the activities will get your adrenaline moving. Free Spirit Inn is a lovely and intimate B&B with warm hospitality shared by the manager, Frank. The deep...

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3Thank M C
Solingen, Deutschland, Europa
Reviewed 22 July 2014

We had a great time in the Free Spirit Inn. It is very easy to get there, only five minuits by boat from bocas and a short way by foot. The rooms are big and there is a beautiful garden. From the balcony you can have a nice view on the ocean and it is a perfect place to relax...

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3Thank vanMars
Stuttgart, Germany
Reviewed 18 May 2014

We had three amazing days in this beautiful accommodation. There was nothing to complain about. Calvin helped us with everything and was very nice to us. The rooms were clean and he really cared about everything. We wanna thank him for the (too short) time we had on this island. We definitely wanna come back some time! Thank you!

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2Thank Felixglobetrotter
San Francisco
Reviewed 25 April 2014

We (3 women) stayed for four nights at Free Spirit Inn. Being on Bastimentos was a great respite from the density and energy of Bocas Town. Calvin was a very attentive and available host. He connected us to three different tours of the area during our stay, all based on our requests. Each tour was offered by a local guide,...

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3Thank Sarah T
Corona, New York
Reviewed 6 April 2014

We stayed with Calvin in March 2014 & had a great time exploring the Bocas del Toro Archipelago from Bastimentos Island over three nights. Calvin is attentive and tries his best to give you deets on the island, where to eat, explore and even has a friend that offers snorkeling & bat cave tours. The Free Spirit Inn is a...

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2Thank DulceRN
Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 25 March 2014 via mobile

We enjoyed staying in Calvin's place a lot. We slept in the garden hut. Calvin was very helpful and the breakfast was outstanding. Due to the fact that he also traveled a lot we had quite some stories to exchange. The place is far enough from town and also not too far away. It's just a short walk down the...

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2Thank Joerg F
Reviewed 14 March 2014

At less than 5 mins walk from the dock, excellent room and nice view of the bay. Calvin make me feel immediately at home and was really helpful with any kind of recommendation. Despite of a water shortage on the island he manage to have running water and hot shower. I'll be back!

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2Thank Daniele L
London
Reviewed 8 March 2014

I'm completely confused about the high rating of this place. This is really basic accommodation and for $65 a night I guess you don't get much! Firstly it's fair to say that we were there over carnival and pretty much every hotel was booked out so we did not really have a choice but to stay here. Location wise it...

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Calvin C, Owner at Free Spirit Oasis, responded to this review

I'm so sorry that you waited until the end of your stay to voice your concerns. Its disappointing that your concerns were aired on a public profile since I am available at all times at address guests needs and would have discussed each of these issues immediately (not after the fact). I make it known that this is an accommodation...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a eco-friendly boutique hotel. We are always trying to have less of an effect on our surroundings. Our place offers a great view of the ocean and an oasis from the cold world. All on a tropical island in the Caribbean. Just up the hill from Old Bank Park on the cement side walk straight ahead. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Free Spirit Oasis

Address: Calle Norte de Bastimentos | Old Bank Park, Isla Bastimentos 00190, Panama (Formerly Free Spirit Inn)
Region: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Bastimentos
Price Range: $85 - $88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Free Spirit Oasis 2.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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Free Spirit Oasis Panama/Isla Bastimentos, Bocas Del Toro
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“Don't choose a room in this hotel.”
martinzoller, 30 Apr 2016 | Read review
“It seems that all the rooms are quiet,nice and clean. If you are coming with your partner you should take the hut.”
ToshEsc, 5 Aug 2015 | Read review
“The Glamping Hut is my favorit!”
franckalbb, 12 Jul 2015 | Read review
“I stayed in the second story cabins, I know there was a lower one which I never saw.”
alexbT7862BH, 6 Feb 2015 | Read review
“The Glamping Hut is the coolest place in the property.”
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