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Arizona
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

After spending 3 nights in noisy Panama City, this resort was a relaxing treat. A catamaran pulled in as we checked in and we were able to book them the next day for a tour. Staff was chatty and very friendly and spoke english. The breakfast was great, room was big with coffee for the mornings. Next door is a...

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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pros: the staff was very nice and helpful. The room was very clean. Breakfast included was very good. Cons: Pics look like hotel is right on water but across street from loading docks. When sitting downstairs eating, both mornings we had fuel trucks in front of us. Showers were not very strong and not hot.

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Huntington Beach, California
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The room was quite large and very clean. Every thing was updated, cold A/C, great shower and delicious breakfast. Sandy was one of the people at the front desk and she was SO nice! Sandy recommended restaurants and coordinated boat rides for us. The town of Bocas is small so even though the hotel is located at the end, it...

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Melissapalmaroyale, Manager at Hotel Palma Royale, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review. We are so happy to hear you appreciated the quality of the Palma Royale. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay at the Palma Royale and Sandy is thrilled to hear you appreciate her. Thanks!

New York City, New York
Reviewed 11 January 2017

I visited with my friend and her mother and we all loved this hotel. The customer service was absolutely amazing including helping us with all of my friend's mother's needs. We had a balcony with a great view of the water and a very nice breeze. I was able to keep the balcony door open all night and with the...

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Melissapalmaroyale, Manager at Hotel Palma Royale, responded to this review

Thank you so much for writing a beautiful review. We appreciate it and our future guests do as well. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay at the Palma Royale and all the special touches. Thanks!

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 January 2017

The hotel is well-located for restaurants and bars etc. We booked the luxury suite, but it was not especially luxurious. It was advertized as breakfast included, but breakfast consisted of eggs or eggs or eggs. You could have bacon or fruit juice added, but you had to pay extra. Bacon was priced at $1 per rasher! And service was appalling....

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Melissapalmaroyale, Owner at Hotel Palma Royale, responded to this review

Hello Mike, I'm sorry to hear how disappointed you were in the Luxury Suite. Our breakfast offers eggs any style, omelettes, pancakes, chocolate chip pancakes, french toast, crepes, and a Panamanian breakfast classic of beef and onions with hojaldre. Fruit is provided with every breakfast presented in a nice Pineapple bowl for the table topped with coconut shavings. You requested...

Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Firstly the girls at the front desk were very helpful and friendly, upon arrival they did a big bag of laundry for $5 and within 2 hours it was back. I had been travelling for 10 days so this was amazing. I had room 301 which is a luxury suite and is very large. It was immaculate and clean with...

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Healdsburg, California
Reviewed 30 December 2016

the staff was so helpful, and went way beyond the normal hotel staff duties. I can't thank them enough... They help me arange to get an 10 pm launch run for my son and his girl friend from the mainland to the Hotel

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Georgia Coast, Georgia
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Took the ferry from the mainland, and arrived at Isla Colon, Bocas del Toro. The staff was great. they treated us with the respect and suggested a local dive shop who took us diving. We dove on four different reefs and saw some of the most amazing animals. We then went to the flying pirates and rented atvs. We took...

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Beacon, New York
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

I felt quite spoilt having this as my home base for two weeks. The rooms are all nicely decorated, very up to date and clean. The bathroom was really very stylish in fact. No complaints at all. My favorite thing is the fresh coffee beans, grinder, and filter machine so I can make myself great coffee in the morning.

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Chilliwack, Canada
Reviewed 14 December 2016

This is the first room I've been in that supplied coffee beans and grinder for coffee. You can't drink the water here so they supplied one bottle for the first night only. The wifi wasn't very good and was on and off, mostly off. Check the sound of the a/c before accepting the room. I think our room had the...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We would like to sincerely welcome you to the Hotel Palma Royale located in the heart of Bocas Del Toro,Panama. Upon your arrival into the quaint Bocas airport, we will meet you with a smile and personally take you to our residential refuge where we offer the best possible service and amenities. With a main street location on the water, you will enjoy a truly stunning view of the city, sea and mountainous terrain. The Bocas archipelago attracts visitors from all over the world; crystal blue water, tropical rainforests, jungle rivers, white sand beaches and amazing coral reefs are all part of the majesty that Bocas has to offer. We will personally arrange a host of Eco-Adventures in order to ensure that your experience is a success. Furthermore, all the rooms at the Palma Royale are designed with the perfect mix of quality marble, bamboo flooring, handcrafted cedar doors, high ceilings, tropical artwork and floor to ceiling windows. Come and experience something truly amazing at the Hotel Palma Royale. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Palma Royale

Address: Calle 3 | A lado de ferry, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
Region: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Colon > Bocas Town
Price Range: €87 - €190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Palma Royale 3.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Hotel Palma Royale Bocas Del Toro, Panama - Bocas Town
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Bocas Town
#2 Family Hotel in Bocas Town
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