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    Bluff Beach Retreat

    Playa Bluff, Isla Colon, Panama
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent90%
    • Very good5%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Beachfront
    3 Star Hotel
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    Red Frog Beach Island Resort & Spa
    487 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Isla Bastimentos
     
    Island Plantation
    204 reviews
    #1 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in Bluff Beach
     
    Tropical Suites Hotel
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    104 reviews
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    Reviewed 5 February 2017

    Nestled in the jungle on miles of beautiful beach, Bluff Beach Retreat is a place to recharge your soul. Facilities are lovely and the location is amazing. Ron, Christine and their staff are gracious hosts. This was my second trip and I plan to return...More

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    Reviewed 2 February 2017

    This was my second trip to Bluff Beach Retreat and I opted to stay a few extra days because my last visit was so magical. Not disappointed at all - exceptional hosts Ron & Christine took great care of us and were able to arrange...More

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    Reviewed 26 January 2017

    Overall a great place to stay, fantastic location, excellent well maintained facilities, helpful staff and owner. So close to the beach that you can let the sound of the waves lull you off to sleep. First Impressions ============== Depending on how you booked, you may...More

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    Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

    I love to travel but find myself returning back time after time. I've been in the Fall and Winter and both times I find myself in a perfect paradise. I love that I can walk on the beach and enjoy the solitude of being away...More

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    Reviewed 8 January 2017

    Ron, Steve and Karen went out of their way to help us have a great time In Bocas del Toro. The facilities are impeccably maintained, breakfasts were delicious and since they know most of the local tour operators they were able to line up awesome...More

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    Red Frog Beach Island Resort & Spa
    487 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Isla Bastimentos
     
    Island Plantation
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 124 - US$ 214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    outdoorseygirl
    We are interested in coming in May. Do the rooms have air conditioning? Thank you!
    13 February 2015|
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    Response from bluffbeachretreat | Property representative |
    We have Hunter hi-efficiency overhead fans throughout. Send me an email with your dates and number of people.
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    Room Tips
    "We loved the Las Olas suite"
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    "We stayed in the main house."
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    "Up front is nice because of the view, but I love the little house in back."
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    "Just let Christine and Ron know your needs and they will help choose your room"
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