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Isla Grande

Colon, Panama
+507 225-2798
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Isla Grande Tour from Panamá City
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  • Average22%
  • Poor6%
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“water taxi” (4 reviews)
“day trip” (6 reviews)
“nice beach” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
Colon, Panama
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+507 225-2798

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Reviewed 4 days ago

The bathroom at the dock was very dirty and they charged you for using it. At the beach, a lot of stray dogs of which one did number two near the water. The lady at the kiosk near the hotel was very nice to us...More

Thank frankdeurriola
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was probably my favorite part of my entire trip to Panama. We drove from Panama City to Isla Grande and it probably took about 2 hours. When we got there we paid a lady $5 US dollars to park and we paid $5 USD...More

1  Thank Kimtsy S
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

We visited Isla Grande on a day trip from Panama City through PBA tours. If you go ask for Javier - he's awesome! It was about a 90 minute drive plus a short boat ride. We had a great day at the beach at the...More

1  Thank Edward G
Reviewed 5 March 2017

I read other reviews before we decided to go here and the other reviewers were right on the ball this place has a really amazing beach and its a little hard to get to it takes some effort it's not just like jumping int o...More

Thank Topekagal9
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Water taxi to island only$2.50 per person. If you find the right place beer is only $1.00-2.00 per drink. We spent 4 hours on the island and ate and drank for what I would say is cheap. You can negotiate in each place. My suggestion,...More

1  Thank bandit153
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great place. It takes a little bit long to get there but the place is beautiful. You have to cross from one place to the other

Thank Angela Gisela R
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We visited Isla Grande on one of our days while staying in Panama City.. we rented a car and took the 2 hour drive (took us twice as long because we missed a turn off the Parkway), but still had time to enjoy the island.....More

1  Thank SugarKane1
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

My family and I traveled from Costa Rica to Panama in car. We left the car on Costa Rica's side and crossed the border. The process of crossing the border itself lasted about 4 hours, since we had to make a line in Costa Rica's...More

1  Thank backpackergirl_99
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Do your research before you make your reservation. Our hotel was super crappy. The couple in the room next to us was fighting and then love making and it shook the whole place. Investiguen antes de ir. Nuestro hotel fue malo, pero deberia de haber...More

2  Thank Scott S
Reviewed 15 November 2016

isla grande is a beautiful beach, you hardly see one or two waves.. transparent water, white sand.. it's an amazing place if you are looking to take a break from the city! the best beach i've ever been in my life! on the other side,...More

1  Thank Trn T
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jlove2015
HI there. 2 years ago I stayed at the HOTEL ISLA GRANDE. I have been calling this hotel for the past 4 days and no one answers the phone. Does anyone know if this hotel is still open? Any contact information would be appreciated. I also think that the Banana Resort on this Island is permanently closed? I can't fin a website for Hotel Isla Grande either. Joey
6 January 2017|
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Response from Edward G |
Yes it is open. We went there yesterday for a day trip from Panama City. We stayed on the beach at the hotel for the day and ate lunch there (our tour guide has a relationship with the hotel operator Alberto). Hope that... More
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Shahin J
I'm going to Isla grande , is there any suggestion where to go for tonight ? We are couple ? Looking for a nice beach to swim and nice hotel . Thanks
30 May 2016|
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Response from Josie F | Reviewed this property |
Isla grande there ir only few small "restaurants " if we can call that way .. And only one small part that you swim the rest is full of rocks and you won't be able to sunbath or be in the sea .. Is like a small Island with... More
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