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    Cosmic Crab Resort

    Carenero Island, Panama
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    21 - 25 of 139 reviews

    Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

    This place has to be seen to be believed. I've stayed here several times and will be back for the cool accommodation, stunning setting and location and the best home cooked food and fresh sea food in the area. They also have about 100 different...More

    Thank Lorraine F
    Reviewed 27 August 2016

    We stayed at Careening Cay Resort for 6 nights. We were a bit late getting in but the owners and staff were more than accommodating. The owners, Steve and Joan, were very helpful in giving us info on the area and things to do. We...More

    Thank Jeffrey R
    Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

    I stayed at the Careening Cay Resort for three days. I was really looking forward to it, as I saw the pictures on the Internet. It is a very nice Resort with lovely bungalows (seaside and countryside). They also have a restaurant, which offers fantastic...More

    1  Thank Dabsi0905
    Response from JoanCrabtree, Owner at Cosmic Crab ResortResponded 29 August 2016

    I am so sorry that your experience in Bocas was affected by your allergic reaction to the Chitras AKA Sand Flies or No Seeums. Different body chemistries produce different reactions. Unfortunately, yours was more severe, And yes for some, it is very itchy and uncomfortable....More

    Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

    We start the trip with a very good welcome, so great. Very nice place, comfortable, perfect for family or couple. Clean and spacious. The owners and the stuff always asking if you are ok. The bar is very good, the food and the drinks. Highly...More

    Thank Flor S
    Reviewed 9 May 2016

    We stayed here for my husband's birthday and had an awesome time. The grounds are full of pretty jungle flowers, it's right over the water (and hence much breezier and cooler than it is in town), you can swim right out front, and the location...More

    1  Thank seamonkeybocas
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    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$ 49 - US$ 107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
    • Panama >
    • Bocas del Toro Province >
    • Carenero Island
    • Also Known As
    • Careening Cay Hotel Carenero Island
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    LORI A
    4 March 2016|
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    There are many boat taxi's available to take you across the water. It is a short distance - so usually the cost is less than $2 but be sure and ask ahead of time.
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    "The inland cabins are a bit larger and quieter. The over water cabins have great views and ambiance"
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    "If you like water ask for one of the cottages on the water."
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    "The rooms over the water are very small."
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    "Cabins not on the water are spacious and very comfortable"
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