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The Firefly Bocas del Toro

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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This is my 2nd time staying here. 6 nights this trip, last trip was also 6 nights almost 2 years ago. The rooms, the deck, pool,food and staff are all exceptional. This place is Magical if you "get it". The information on the website is EXACTLY what you should expect. Ryan and Lauren are AMAZING hosts. Renee is the coolest....

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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I visited the firefly in Bocos Del Toro and stayed for 5 nights. The property was absolutely stunning! Right on the ocean you can just roll out of bed and on to the beach! Comfortable outside seating areas that feel spacious and relaxing. The staff was absolutely delightful, helpful, and warm. Lauren and Ryan the owners of the Firefly were...

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Annapolis, Maryland
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Went w a group of 14 for a yoga/adventure week in Panama. A short boat ride from Bocas Del Toro puts you on Bastimentos where Firefly is located. Lauren the owner is known for her culinary skills and people come just to eat at the restaurant. Food was excellent. Staff was also super-helpful (thanks Tyler & Rene!) for figuring out...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 4 October 2016

By far one the most beautiful place I've stayed at. It's a tropical jungle paradise. We stayed in the Air Bungalow and the view was so picturesque and the breeze from the ocean right in front of us was refreshing being that you're in humid environment. From hammocks to the outdoor private shower- just so boho livin. loved it! The...

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Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We had a great stay at The Firefly in Bastimentos. About The Firefly you have the perfect information on the website, so you can understand the mood of the spot and vibe of the Island. Great and simple decorated rooms, great restaurant, sea view and helpfull staff. By boat you can reach great beaches like wizard, redfrog and polo. in...

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Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

4th time at this super relaxing b&b, as usual the food, and the staff rocks. Tyler, and Hannah took great pains to make the most of our trip. Tula cooked us up some unforgettable tapas style meals. (I hope I didn't just destroy spelling of her name) we'll be back.

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Reviewed 14 September 2016

Our experience at the Firefly was one of many adventures. While it is not the most easily accessible place, the remote location, warm welcome, and rum punch certainly made up for it! Tyler and Hannah did a great job of serving us and we had a wonderful time getting to meet and befriend the other guests. The excursions with Rene...

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Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I spent a week at The Firefly for our Anniversary and we couldn't have chosen a better place. We woke each morning to an amazing breakfast with something different each day. After basking in the warmth of a truly wonderful dish, our guide, Rene, took us out for a different activity each day. Watching the wild dolphins...

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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing stay at The Firefly, it was the best spot we stayed at in Central America. Beautiful, chilled-out setting on a cool island. We stayed in the air bungalow, which was perfectly cool from the breeze, was super comfortable and had an awesome out door shower. Everyone went out of their way to help us have a...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

After a nine hour trek from Costa Rica's Osa Peninsula, my husband and I were ecstatic to finally arrive at The Firefly. We arrived on a hot day, but as soon as we turned the corner to Oceanside, where The Firefly is located, we felt the rush of a welcomingly strong breeze. This breeze accompanied us throughout our stay in...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Firefly is a small, boutique B&B located on Bastimentos in Bocas Del Toro Panama. We are located directly on the Caribbean. Our restaurant/bar is open 6 days a week in high season. Hours in low season vary. Breakfast is included in your stay. We are a 3 minute walk from Basti Town (Old Bank) and an 8 minute boat taxi ride from Bocas Town. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Firefly Bocas del Toro

Address: Old Bank, Isla Bastimentos, Panama
Region: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Bastimentos
Price Range: ₹ 5,105 - ₹ 8,848 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Even though all rooms look amazing, def have to try and get a bungalow if you can.”
 of 5 bubbles jdysk8s, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Stay in the Bungalows, if they are available. They fill up fast!”
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 of 5 bubbles ZRodasti, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the air bungalow and it was fantastic!”
 of 5 bubbles MusssssstR, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Bungalows or ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles 771audrat, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Book one of the bungalows for more privacy. Awesome ocean views from Rooms 1 or 2.”
 of 5 bubbles AMYK75, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
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