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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 21 February 2014

After reading all the comments on Tripadvisor I was not sure what to expect as there are positive reactions and quite negative reactions. First of all let me say that the island is really beautiful and very quiet. The hotel itself is a bit outworn and perhaps could use a little touch up but the prices are fair and the...

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Chelsea, Canada
Reviewed 31 January 2014

We stayed at this hotel on January 19/2014. We enjoyed the restaurant and the staff were very friendly. Our room consisted of a sort of double-bed bunk, a noisy air-conditioner and a shower shared with a couple of geckos. I would not call the room and hotel luxurious but it was clean. Restaurant and bar prices were reasonable. There is...

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2Thank youngmml
Reviewed 16 January 2014

Hotel Boca Brava is a modern, well kept up lodging facility providing an on site restaurant and bar offering exquisite views of the surrounding islands. The rooms are clean and comfortable with plenty of windows allowing an abundance of natural light. Bathrooms are large with a very big shower area. The restaurant offers good food at reasonable prices, and that's...

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2Thank joetrekker
Fremont, California
Reviewed 8 January 2014

Very much enjoyed our stay at Hotel Boca Brava - one of our better destinations/hotels in Panama we visited on our December 2013 vacation. Loved our King Suite for our family of five (three fully grown kids) The view of the ocean from the balcony adjoining the two rooms in the suite was exquisite! Could get the same view from...

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Linkoping, Sweden
Reviewed 3 January 2014

The Hotel Boca Brava is a really nice place. Friendly staff, splendid food and a has a good location. Do not expect any luxury though. The hotel is not so well maintained. The location and the overall feeling of the place makes your stay enjoyable.

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Coleford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 December 2013

If you are tired with the heat and noise of mainland Panama, the Hotel Boca Brava provides the perfect antidote. The hotel's location on a promontory above the Pacific Ocean means cooling breezes as well as great views; if you stand in the restaurant, you could imagine being on the prow of a ship and the 'eagle's nest' above provides...

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 12 December 2013

Were location all there was to rate, this place would get a 5, but it isn't and they are lucky to get a 3. The current operator, prospective owner, is Brad who owns another place down the coast and he seems to know what he is doing. We found him accommodating in our email exchanges both before and after our...

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Boca Chica, Panama
Reviewed 2 November 2013

We were travelling on a budget and primarily care about good food and good location - this place was absolutely brilliant. Wide variety of fresh seafood nicely prepared and cheap as - loved the fisherman bringing in the langoustine that was quickly turned into lunch. Kind and helpful staff and a great terrace/restaurant bar to hang out in over looking...

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Kralendijk, Bonaire
Reviewed 28 October 2013

We arrived after a long day with a flat tire, fixing the tire and a car swop in David so arrived around 5 pm in the hotel only to discover that the person in charge could not find our reservation even though we had a confirmation! We were shown a disgusting room which they were happy to give to us...

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Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 27 October 2013

This will probably always stand out in my mind as THE worst place I've ever stayed. We were excited and drove all day and reached Hotel Boca by water taxi by early evening. We soon learned that the pictures shown in the travel book were far from accurate! The place is so run down and it appears the owner has...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation

Additional Information about Hotel Boca Brava

Address: Boca Chica | Boca Brava Gulfo de Chirique, Isla Boca Brava, Panama
Region: Panama > Chiriqui Province > Isla Boca Brava
Price Range: €51 - €69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Boca Brava 2.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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Panama City, Panama
Sydney, Australia
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“we have tested the room with shared bathroom and the room with private bathroom and both are great”
 of 5 bubbles 79micheleb, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We only come to the restaurant so I'm unsure of the rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles cherylbythesea, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Stay for longer !”
 of 5 bubbles andrewcturner, 6 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Beware the dogs!”
 of 5 bubbles ChristinaD207, 2 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Since there is only one restaurant staying more than couple of days may get boring; get your own food or take a boat to mainland”
 of 5 bubbles Asterixrc, 26 Oct 2015 | Read review
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