BOCAS DEL TORO, PANAMA
In Bocas Del Toro: Bocas Paradise Hotel is a neat, clean and cozy colonial-style building that’s perched over the transparent waters of the Caribbean, right in the center of this vibrant little town. It is a 7-minute walk from the Palagna ferry terminal and 2 km from Istmito Beach which is Panama’s top tourism destination on the Caribbean and is an absolute paradise of white sand beaches, banana plantations, lush rainforests, coral reef, turquoise seas, exotic marine life, and mangrove coves. Isla Colon is the only island with electricity, municipal water and phone service. None of the other islands have roads. Short walk from the property guests will find restaurants, a small supermarket, and a craft market, Carenero Island is a 5-minute boat ride.
The rooms have air conditioning, cable TV, free Wi-Fi, closet, and a private bathroom with free toiletries and hot water supply. Upgraded rooms and suites also come with balconies, sea views, mini-frig and/or kitchenettes. The hotel provides a complimentary breakfast buffet, as well as a restaurant with outdoor seating a bar and free Wi-Fi.
The Bocas Paradise Restaurant seating overlooks the water out on the terrace where one can come or go by water taxi, as is customary here. The menu at the cafe is small, but rest assured that any choice is bursting with freshness and created with care.