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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Very disappointed with this hotel, both customer service and overall experience. Stay elsewhere in Bocas, there are many great Oceanside options. My negative experience was as follows: After booking directly with the hotel three months prior, and paying for my first night, upon arrival there was no record of my reservation. I arrived well after check-in time. Luckily I had...

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Reviewed 30 January 2017

After reading some reviews I was getting concerned that I was made the wrong decision, but after staying here I was very impressed. The walls are a little thin so it could get noisy, but it is still one of the better hotels that I have stayed in. The view was incredible, the breakfast was delicious, and the wifi worked...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 January 2017

We spent 7 nights here in January 2017, we were in room 3 on the ground floor. Starting with the positives, the room was large and clean, breakfast was fine, there were the same 5 choices most days, and only 3 some of the days. negatives - This hotel and the surrounding area are very noisy considering it is away...

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Reviewed 29 December 2016

We stayed in Hotel Olas for two nights and loved the location, view and vibe of the Hotel. The breakfast was good, there was a choice of sweet or salty and it came with fresh fruit. There are two chill out areas and i liked the hammocks above the water :D The location is in the city center very close...

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anaconda
Reviewed 7 November 2016

filthy neighborhood. cash only hotel yet many times they didn't have change for a five dollar bill. rooms were clean but smelly. mattress was very old and stained. very, very, loud music from the neighborhood all night long. breakfast was ok but no substitutions. lousy bar with limited service.

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Rishon Lezion, Israel
Reviewed 5 October 2016

my boyfriend and I stayed in the Olas hotel in May and it was a great experience! the food, the view, the staff - all together became a wonderful visit! you should really try out the Shakshuka! we will definitely come back.

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Playa Samara, Costa Rica
Reviewed 1 August 2016

We stayed for 3 nights in April, and we were very disappointed. The service was very poor, we ended up with a room that had such a strong paint smell we had to move to another one on the main floor with a view of a horrible dock full of trash out our window. The restaurant was pretty good, and...

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Hotel Olas was exactly how it was advertised online and in other reviews. The customer service was very good and we were allowed to check in way early. The room was clean and the bed was comfortable. The AC was loud but it worked. Breakfast in the morning was delicious and we had options every morning. It was off the...

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Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 17 July 2016

We booked this hotel via bookings. Where i booked a suite with two bedrooms 5 beds and 1bath, considering we were only going to be there for a weekend. We get there to a tiny 1bedroom 1 bed. I explained to the Guy and Girl at front desk what I was sold on bookings. He then informs we they have...

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Reviewed 19 June 2016

We went here two times for food and drinks within 3 days. The prices changed extremely. They had a big surfboard with prices behind the bar. We paid the prices that the surfboard said the first day, but two days later we came back to give it another shot the prices on the surfboard "were wrong" they said and everything...

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Beautiful Hotel on the water with great ocean view. Quiet location, 2 minute walk from main street ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Olas

Address: Calle 6, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
Region: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Colon > Bocas Town
Price Range: €60 - €94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Olas 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Olas Hotel Bocas Town
Hotel Olas Bocas Del Toro, Panama - Bocas Town
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“I would request a room on the second or third floor, less noise.”
joefaul, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a water facing room.”
English_Al, 1 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the room on the top floor with the private terrace”
kattrins, 10 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Do not stay here!”
wcurrie, 2 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We had room 8 which had it's own balcony and could lay in bed with a view of the islands!”
LadybugColorado, 21 Feb 2016 | Read review
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