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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tesoro Escondido is the best place to stay in bocas. Situated towards bluff beach away from all the BS of town. Sloths and lots of bird activity with breathtaking views looking over the ocean. The staff are very helpful and make you feel right at home. Kitchen Amenities help for the budget traveler. Brian the bodyboarder is the man and...

Thank Carlee P
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful hotel and highly recommend for the the following reasons: 1. Location- situated in nature! on a rocky cliff with some bungalows steps away from the private beach (not ideal for swimming) It's also a very short walk to Playa Bluff 2. Bungalows - we stayed in Dragonfly, deluxe bungalow that was rustic yet carefully decorated with many charming artifacts...

Thank kattrins
Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed 13 December 2016

The young people who staff this wonderful eco style lodge on the surf coast of Bocas Del Toro are amazing. They are extremely accomodating and a lot of fun for a couple of old vagabonds. When we were there there were a lot of surfers who were also very polite and fun. It is very beautiful and the waves pound...

Thank John D
Olympia, Washington
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We loved our stay at Tesoro Escondido. We stayed in the Turtle cabina. It was a great space! As others have noted- the waves are crashing right below your deck, so you are lulled to sleep by the ocean... but it can be a bit loud! Private porch with hammocks with a beautiful view. Closest to the ocean we've ever...

Thank TheAnnFro
Reviewed 29 November 2016

The place and location are great, the hosts are super nice too. Oh, and the food is awesome, mainly the breakfast. The french toast and pancakes and the homemade syrup were my favorite. So 5 stars overall. The only one that gets 1 star only is the sloth on the tree that didn't bother to move during our whole stay...

Thank Leo L
Reviewed 1 October 2016

It is an amazing place, quiet, with beautiful details and a very nice owner Monique! Plus the really wonderful surrounding (several beaches meet the jungle) makes this place really special! We definitely recommend!!!

1Thank TiPuTravel
Reviewed 16 July 2016

I have been traveling South America for a year and haven't found anything nearly as special as this place. The hostel is clean, beautifully decorated and really gives you a homey cabin feel. Not to mention that it's right on an actual beach which is hard to come across in Bocas. But the thing I was most impressed by was...

2Thank Jessica A
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

Lovely secluded spot not luxurious but comfortable Not that close to Bocas Town but that was a plus as was available kitchenette in cabin Waves provided a wonderful soundtrack Beach was beautiful Hammocks were comfortable and service was attentive Availability of meals (breakfast or dinner) if desired, another advantage.

Thank Robert C
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 11 April 2016

This place was exactly what I wanted. Such a great set up! The restaurant patio was amazing! I could sit there all day and watch the waves. The managers were so helpful with anything you needed, we really had no plans going there and they were full of great options. I loved that you could have all your meals there....

2Thank nicole_traveltime
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Tesoro Escondido lives up to its name! My Wife and I were on Honeymoon and immediately fell in love with the location, Food and relaxed atmosphere. The Cabinas are situated on the seafront and the edge of the rainforest for an authentic tropical island feel. The food is home cooked and dinner changes everyday. Monique Jane and Maxi went out...

1Thank Matt C

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rustic and charming facility with stunning beach front location. 6 rooms in main house and 3 cabinas, all with private bathrooms and kitchens. 2 small beaches are on either side of the property. Bluff Beach located 1 minute away. Within walking distance to La Curba and Dumper surf breaks. Paunch surf break is 15 minutes away. 4 miles from Bocas town. Free wireless internet in main house. Delicious prepared food available on site. ... more   less 

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Address: Bluff Beach Road, Bluff Beach, Isla Colon, Panama
Region: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Colon > Bluff Beach
Price Range: ₹ 3,648 - ₹ 6,774 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Tesoro Escondido 2.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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“I think the higher floors would be less noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles JohnD109, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Dolphin cabin by the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles F6610LFleol, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The waves were so big and loud when we were there, we heard the cabana on the water was loud.”
 of 5 bubbles nicole_traveltime, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Get the Delphin cabin”
 of 5 bubbles 955levib, 6 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Desert Beach”
 of 5 bubbles Muinarc, 17 Nov 2015 | Read review
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