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El Limbo on the Sea Hotel

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Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Went here during our first week in Bocas and we will not be back. After walking from restaurant to restaurant looking for some open seating near the water this was the only available place (it seems we should have taken this as a warning sign rather than a sign of luck). We ordered the stuffed chicken as well as the...

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Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

First time in my life, we were almost kicked out of a restaurant. We arrived at around 10pm, were welcome in the restaurant and we ordered a bottle of wine with 3 plates (2 of them was tuna con ginger and wasabi that was suggested in our guide and really nothing exceptional). At 11pm the waiter came to say that...

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Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

ceviche 1 piše of fish.. 1/2 shrimp.....are you serias..never again...food ok..verry bad experience...serves verry nice and apologize for the food... NUNCA MAS.. CEVICHE UN PEDACITO..1/2 CAMARON.. nada especial la comida.. nunca mas..

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Thank Walter Z
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 27 February 2016

Pros: The A/C worked, good hot water and pressure, clean, huge room. Cons: a little loud with the restaurants below and motorboats, slow, nearly unusable wifi. The balcony room has a beautiful view. A rare room with a bathtub. I would probably not go here again based on price alone but the area is generally not cheap.

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Thank Robert L
Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 19 January 2016 via mobile

El Limbo is located at the center of Bocas town and the staff is really friendly and helpful with finding a good restaurant or bike rental etc. The room has air conditioning and a nice big bed but otherwise it's a bit shaggy. We had a cockroach in our room. The hotel has a terrace above the sea which is...

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Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 19 November 2015

I didn't stay there because some of the reviews scared me off. But I did have breakfast there. Spoiled fruit, scrambled eggs with some little bacon bits mixed in, white "toast" that wasn't; it couldn't have been in the toaster for more than 10 seconds. But the worst was the coffee, barely lukewarm and full of grounds and served in...

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Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts
Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

Lots of reviews about bad service. We were with a group and a guide so maybe we got better service. But the service here is "laid back" aka slow most places. This place has a nice atmosphere and really good food. I had chicken wrapped in bacon and my husband had the fish of the day - Mahi Mahi and...

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Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

Sea view. Boats tie up on jetty. Breakfast ready at five am. Good beer and caipirinhas when we arrive back. great lobster. Nice waiters. But the television did not work and rhe bathroom floods. Lots of orjer restaurants nearby. Tjey do mot allow you to smoke cigars ar rhe table backback from fishing.

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Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

The food here was quite good and the waiters are very nice but the service is extremely slow. I mean debilitatingly slow - slow to take your order, slow to get the bill etc etc. But the restaurant itself is fun and pleasing to sit in right by the harbour. If you do come here be prepared to order a...

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Thank Datshiane N
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 16 March 2015 via mobile

Spent one pleasant night at Hotel Limbo, worth the extra for an ocean front room to get the breeze. I was worried it might be noisy, but no noise issues at all! Hot water, nice clean sheets, air con, tv and a safe, right in the centre of town. The restaurant downstairs is also excellent with a really cool vibe,...

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Additional Information about El Limbo on the Sea Hotel

Address: Calle 2A. Isla Colon, Isla Colon, Panama
Region: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Colon
Price Range: €64 - €121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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“Balcony rooms have views but may have worse wifi and overlook a loud area.”
 of 5 bubbles robertlR5767VT, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
“View to the ocean its excelent”
 of 5 bubbles arrocha14, 19 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Choose seaside if you don't want late night street noise. Lots of partiers.”
 of 5 bubbles reynoir2, 1 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Top floor on on the ocean side with a patio is definitely the way to go. Awesome views.”
 of 5 bubbles shakasurf, 1 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Would not splurge on the sea view balcony room again but would opt for the street view balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles caymansky, 25 Apr 2014 | Read review
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