Where to Stay in Bocas del Toro, Panama – The islands of Bocas del Toro boast quite a variety of accommodation options for all types of travelers. On this page you will find featured hotels, lodges, bed & breakfasts, resorts, hostels and even some apartments and homes available to be rented nightly, weekly or monthly.
Accommodations for everyone: a curated selection of the island’s top vacation rentals managed by perpetual travelers turned Bocas del Toro super hosts. Choose from condos, apartments, small and large homes, waterfront and luxury beachfront homes. Properties available in many locations in order to suit your particular needs. bocasvacations.com |+507 757-7080 | cell/WhatsApp: +507 6980-3130 |email: firstname.lastname@example.org. IG: @bocasvacationspanama | The rental properties are located all over the Bocas del Toro islands and the Bocas Vacations office is located on Isla Colon, Bocas Town, Avenida Luis Russell (Ave E) & Calle 2, next to El Patio restaurant Google Maps
Divers Paradise Boutique Hotel
A live aboard experience…on land! A SCUBA-inspired hotel built by divers, for divers – but not just for divers, there is so much more to do! This boutique hotel is set in the heart of Bocas Town, walking distance from the nightlife of the town center. Bocas Dive Center is their in-house dive center, Bocas del Toro’s largest and modern one of its kind. Try diving for free at their exclusive sunken ship dive spot, Mayday. Pier 19 restaurant and wine bar also on-site. Website: diversparadise.com | +507 6611-2760 / +507 757-9767 | email: email@example.com | IG:@diversparadiseboutiquehotel | Located on Isla Colon, Bocas Town, Avenida Sur & Calle 4a (near the ferry dock) Google Maps
Peaceful paradise on playa Boca del Drago! Hospedaje Yarisnori offers beautiful, clean and affordable accommodations with your choice of a fan or air conditioning. Great for couples and groups. On-site is the original Yarisnori restaurant, famous for its seafood specialties and authentic Caribbean style comida criolla. Enjoy cocktails and sunbeds at their new beach-side bar, Sunset Drago. Website: yarisnori.com | Reservations: +507 6011-4610 or web reservations. Boca del Drago, Isla Colon Google Maps
A boutique family-run resort on Carenero Island. Immersed in nature, it is the perfect place to get inspired and create. A short walk away from desolate beaches, world-class surf breaks and the best of Bocas’ restaurant and bar scene. Room amenities include A/C, WiFi, private bathrooms, fully equipped kitchens, paddle boards, snorkel gear, kayaks, sun chairs and huge private outdoor space, jungle trails, and a 200 seat over-the-water event space that is perfect for corporate events, retreats, weddings, and your next family gathering!
Saigon Bay Bed & Breakfast
An authentic Caribbean style B & B built over the water in Saigon Bay. Fall asleep to the sound of the waves at night, enjoy stunning sunsets each evening on the deck with a glass of wine, or go out and explore Saigon Bay and the surrounding areas on the provided bikes and canoes. Three rooms, each with its own private bathroom and shower, and is equipped, air conditioning and high speed internet. Feel at home and let your experience be guided by longtime Bocas and super-hosts Angie and Nicolás. Ask about special extended stay packages; ideal for digital nomads and surfers. Book directly for the best rates guaranteed: saigonbaybnb.com |+507 6354-0544 | firstname.lastname@example.org | IG: @saigonbaybnb | Located on Isla Colon, Avenida G, El Final, Saigon Adentro Google Maps
Stay ocean front and pool side at Skully’s House hotel-hostel. Just 10 minutes outside of town, Skully’s House is the perfect combination of private rooms, shared dorms and common kitchens and dining areas for all to share; your beach home away from home with swimming pool, restaurant, quad rental and many games and activities. #SexyPirateQuarters
Arrrr you ready to stay at an oceanfront Bocas del Toro hotel / hostel in paradise? Book direct for the best prices.
Important: no 24 hour reception (hours are from 8am to 8pm ONLY). Not located in Bocas Town; taxis from town will charge $3 per person. Guests are 16 years old or older (under 16 not allowed) and only cash payment is accepted.
Panama’s #1 overwater bungalows! Affordable & luxurious accomodations with glass floors, thatched roofs, catamaran net hammocks, direct water access and snorkeling right in front. Breakfast included and restaurant open for dinner (with reservations). Beautiful views of Bocas Town and just a short boat ride away. Hosted by the super knowledgeable and passionate-about-Bocas couple, Drew and Tamara, your guides to an authentic Bocas experience (make sure to check their Bocas del Toro Blog for valuable information on maximizing your Bocas del Toro experience!) For bookings: solbungalowsbocas.com | IG: @solbungalowsbocas | +507-6807-0830 | email: email@example.com | Located on Isla Solarte
Hostel and events venue built over the water, with a huge sundeck, natural pools and two story dive deck; a classic spot for tanning, chilling out on the water and meeting amazing people. The accommodations range from private deluxe rooms to shared dorms, all with A/C, wi-fi, security and cleaning service. Restaurant on-site, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner; and a full bar. Aqua Lounge is known for hosting to special events and fun weekly parties (Reggae Night Bocas, Filthy Friday and Domingo Paraiso). A one minute, $1 boat ride from Bocas Town. www.bocasaqualounge.com IG:@bocasaqualounge. Carenero Island
A new level of luxury in the archipelago of Bocas Del Toro. Discover a truly special spot to soak up the heart and soul of the island in style. This boutique hotel features 7 luxury suites, and 7 standard suites, boasting breathtaking ocean and city views, an ocean view restaurant, WiFi, air conditioning, room service & a private boat dock that is your gateway to the archipelago. If you like their Bocas Town hotel, you will also love their remote Bastimentos Island resort; one of the most sought after experiences in Bocas del Toro.
The perfect ocean-front hostel with the ideal mix of amenities, location, and legendary good vibes in the heart of Bocas; built with the idea that the social nature of a hostel shouldn’t mean having to sacrifice design and comfort. Located on Isla Colon, Bocas Town, Avenida Norte, between Calle 5a & Calle 6a
Book here: http://bambudabocastown.com
The only hostel in Bocas del Toro with a waterfront location, massive fresh water pool and 150 ft waterslide from the bar to the ocean. Only 5 minutes from town, Bambuda Lodge offers the perfect blend of good vibrations and chilled out atmosphere. There is coral reef for snorkeling and acres of lush jungle for exploring. The on-site bar and restaurant will keep the cold drinks flowing while you relax by the pool. Spend time in one of the many interesting hang out spots where you can enjoy the amazing view and the delicious food with friends.
Book here! www.bambuda.com/lodge
Bocas Paradise Hotel & Restaurant is a neat, clean, and cozy colonial-style building that’s perched over the transparent waters of the Caribbean, right in the center of Bocas Town, Bocas del Toro. We offer 30 uniquely designed rooms, working spaces, a grab-n-go cafe, an ocean-front restaurant and bar, and some of the best views in Bocas. Our seating overlooks the water out on the terrace. We’re the first and only closed air-conditioned space with a panoramic view of the sea, so guests can sit back, relax and enjoy the cool air conditioning while gazing out at the stunning ocean view.
Book here: www.bocasparadisehotel.com
Gran Hotel Bahia
Bocas del Toro’s first modern hotel was created in 1968 after renovations were made on a historic building that was constructed in the early 1900’s and originally housed the main offices of the United Fruit Company. This centrally located gem of a historical hotel is equipped with 18 rooms, each with A/C, cable TV, and a private bathroom with hot shower. Book directly: +507 6477-2328 firstname.lastname@example.org. www.ghbahia.com Located on Isla Colon, Bocas Town, Calle 3ra & Avenida A
La Casa Corazón
The Hotel La Casa Corazón is located on Isla Colon, in the town of Bocas del Toro. The Casa Corazón is built on the crystal clear waters of the Caribbean Sea. Built with 12 different types of local wood, the hotel reflects the typical Caribbean architecture, which celebrates the many local cultures. Nestled in the center of the town of Bocas, it offers one of the best panoramic views of the neighboring islands. Hot water, A/C and TV with streaming sites in every room. A comfortable centrally located spot, close to all the nightlife of Bocas Town. www.lacasacorzon.com Book directly for best rates: +507 6458-3566 (WhatsApp)
On the water, in the downtown of the main island of Colon. Private rooms with ocean and town views, flat screen TV and A/C. The full service bar & restaurant Tiki Bar Eckl’s is on site and quite waterfront “the happy hour spot.” www.hotelbocastown.com Located on Isla Colon, Bocas Town, Calle 1a, next to the police station.
Eco lodge featuring jungle treehouses, just steps away from two amazing intermediate/advanced surf breaks – Paunch (10 min walk) and Tiger Tail (front yard), where the jungle meets the sea. Daily morning yoga classes, healthy Caribbean inspired breakfasts, a jungle pool and frequent animal sightings. Do you dream of watching monkeys from your front door and falling asleep to the sounds of the ocean as you sleep amongst the trees in a tropical rainforest? You think you are the right one to try out a new jungle adventure? If so, join our treehouse community and come to our stunning Eco Lodge in Panama, LA SELVA at Nomad Tree Lodge! www.nomadtreelodge.com Isla Colon, Paunch Beach Road
Palma Royale Hotel & Suites is one of the top luxury hotels in Bocas del Toro located on Main Street, Bocas Town, Isla Colon. Walking distance from restaurants and bars, we are within 15 meters from the Sea with beautiful gardens and water views from all rooms and suites. Our elegant Hotel features travertine marble, bamboo floors and is decorated with warm colors with a specialty supermarket and deli located next door to the hotel. Book directly for the best prices! www.palmaroyale.com
Located on Isla Colon, Bocas Town, Calle 3ra, near the ferry dock.
Located at the edge of the rain forest and directly on the famous Red Frog Beach. The broad range of accommodations and activities attract many different people who all contribute to the unique and social atmosphere. www.palmarbocas.com Red Frog Beach, Bastimentos Island
Start your day at Sand Dollar Beach B&B with a delicious breakfast before your adventure begins. The non-smoking rooms with ocean and jungle views have private baths and rates start at $123 per night, including breakfast. Located on Isla Colon, with an uncrowded beach right in front, perfect for swimming and just a $1 cab ride or 10-minute bike ride from the Bocas Town center. Activities like horseback riding, boat tours, diving, and more can be arranged. The climate is mild with cooling sea breezes, and although most rooms have A/C, it isn’t usually necessary.
Book on their website for the best available rates: https://sanddollarbeachbb.com
Do you enjoy traveling to rustic, off the beaten path types of places in a beautiful, natural setting, yet you want to return to a super comfy memory foam mattress, a hot shower and a room where attention has been paid to the details? The Firefly might just be for you. A laid back eco-b&b immersed in the charming authentic Carribean village. Experience the local culture and discover the nature of Bocas del Toro, while being short boat rides away from the bustling nightlife of Bocas Town, world famous surf breaks and Bocas’ most stunning beaches. Oh and the restaurant is fabulous! www.thefireflybocasdeltoro.com Located on Bastimentos Island, Old Bank
The Tropical Suites Hotel provides guests with well-appointed accommodations, each offering a unique view of either the town, our garden, or the ocean. On-site amenities allow guests to relax and unwind throughout their stay, and our dedicated staff work with each guest to help them plan tours, recommend restaurants, and more! Our central location allows guests to enjoy easy access to some of the area’s best attractions. Now home to the newly opened Merén Restaurant & Pool Club, complete with ocean front fresh water pool and swim up bar!
Book here: www.bocastropical.com