Playa Tortuga Hotel & Beach Resort

Isla ColónBocas del Toro0823-05416Panama
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About Playa Tortuga Hotel & Beach Resort

Situated on Colón Island, this family friendly resort overlooks the Caribbean Sea and provides its guests access to a private beach

Each of the 117 bedrooms at Playa Tortuga Beach and Resort feature stylish, contemporary decor, a flat screen television and a refrigerator.

Guests can cool down in the outdoor swimming pool, or work out in the gymnasium. Kayaking and snorkeling equipment is free to hire and guests can also in a game of ping-pong or beach volleyball.

The main restaurant "Naguas" serves a comprehensive buffet for breakfast and dinner, with American and Panamanian inspired dishes. "Baula" is set on the private pier and offers classic a la carte dishes and an early evening happy hour.

Guests staying at Playa Tortuga Beach and Resort can indulge in a variety of excursions, including dolphin watching or forest hiking.


Isla Colón, Bocas del Toro, 0823-05416, Panama
Telephone: +507(757)9050 | Fax: +507(757)9044 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Airport shuttle
  • Car park
  • Concierge
  • Conference rooms
  • Deck chairs / Sun loungers
  • Direct beach access
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Gym
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel bar on the beach
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parasols
  • PC with internet
  • Pool bar
  • Porter service
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • Towels at the pool / beach
  • Wellness centre / Spa
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Cosmetic mirror
  • Desk
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Body treatments
  • Massage


  • Accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby cot

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00

Positive Reviews

A room with a view

Most guests love the rooms at the hotel. Beds are said to be comfortable and there is generally plenty of space. Guests also like that all rooms boast a view of the Caribbean sea.

Fantastic swimming pool

Guests generally love the swimming pool at this accommodation. Large, with clean water and plenty of sunloungers, it's a fantastic place to spend your day relaxing.

Free shuttle bus

Playa Tortuga Beach and Resort runs a free shuttle service to nearby Bocas Town. Although public transport and taxis are quite cheap, many guests found this added touch to be very convenient.

Negative Reviews

Pricey food

Some guests who've stayed at this hotel feel that the food is too expensive compared to other similar hotels. These guests feel that the hotel should re-examine their prices in order to become more competitively priced.

Poor Wi-Fi signal

A handful of guests have commented that the Wi-Fi offered at this hotel is slow, and loses connection frequently. Guests who require a strong connection to the Internet should bear this in mind.

Renovation wouldn't go amiss

A few guests who have stayed at the hotel recently feel that the accommodation is starting to look a little dated, and would benefit from renovation. These guests noticed some furnishings and linens needing some TLC or replacement, included sunloungers and towels.

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