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Buccaneer Resort

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Cayo Carenero, Carenero Island Panama See on map
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
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2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Just waiting in the airport at Bocas after leaving the Buccaneer and thought I’d leave my impressions, the good, the bad, and the ugly. First the good: Elizabeth, her sister, and everyone working there are fantastic. I can’t say enough about how welcoming and sincerely...More

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Response from islandbound69, Owner at Buccaneer ResortResponded 5 March 2018

We here at the Buccaneer take our guests experiences very seriously. We truly apologize for the toilet issue. Unfortunately even in the nicest hotels, these things can occur. We hope that we addressed the issue on a timely basis and corrected the issue. With regard...More

Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

We decided to travel to Bocas Del Toro to celebrate The New Year without a crowd, or big party, just a quiet serene tropical setting and found exactly that at the Buccaneer Resort. This small group of buildings on Carenero Island, anchored by the fantastic...More

2  Thank Jeffnor1223
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

This "resort" was supposed to be the time we splurged on our trip through Panama. We got to the island, and as we walked over, I wasn't even sure it was the right spot, because it looked so much more run down than the pictures....More

3  Thank Cynthia G
Reviewed 31 March 2016

We spent 4 nights at Bucaneer Resort were thrilled with our stay. We stayed in the Bungalow Suite upstairs for 2 nights and as they were booked we moved to the main floor for the last 2. The upstairs is amazing as it has an...More

2  Thank Leslie W
Reviewed 8 March 2016

If you ever dreamed of staying right ON a fabulous Beach, with your room literally ten steps from the water, on an exotic tropical island, the Buccaneer Resort is the place to make that dream come true. We stayed here 4 nights and it was...More

3  Thank Maureen S
Response from islandbound69, Owner at Buccaneer ResortResponded 9 March 2016

Maureen, I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay and that our staff was accommodating. It truly is a magical place. Hurry up and come back.

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James S
18 January 2016|
Response from bunkybobbit |
Yes, at least in the lower level rooms. Don’t know about above.
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"Beach Bungalow upstairs is the best. Large, private, with deck. Main floor of bungalow nice but not as..."
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"Bungalows are great, but only have a small fan; no AC."
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"The cabanas are more private, but the facilities of the beachfront bungalow seem slightly better"
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"Stay in a fully enclosed, screened in space. Take mosquito coils and slather yourself in bug repellent. They..."
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