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Bocas Del Toro - 'Casa Bocas' of Saigon Bay - Celebrate the Islands!

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Last updated: 04/09/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:10
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Home over Water, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8-10)

Welcome to our Bocas Del Toro rental The Casa Bocas, a real Panamanian gem! (and we have fast internet!)
There internet here and a cell phone that comes with the house for your use. You can purchase time cards at the grocery stores. 2 person kayak and boogie boards included with rental! See more at our web site -

You will get the best of both worlds, a relaxing secluded island hideaway, and a proximity to town that is fun and useful. You can easily walk to downtown from the house in 20 minutes, or catch a taxi for $0.50.

Soon you will be able to lay down in your hammock over the blue waters, crack open a novel, and let the warm wind blow through your hair. Live the Caribbean dream in a newly built, fully loaded home, with natural hardwood finishing’s.

Less than two hours after leaving Panama City you are sitting in the hot sun, on one of the most beautiful pieces of water in the world! The home is located Less than two mile from the islands’ airport and central Bocas town. Airlines offer many flights a day to the island from Panama City, David, or San Jose Costa Rica.

The home has been beautifully built with rich native woods, high efficiency fans, air conditioning, hotel quality mattresses, lots of hot water, fully equipped kitchen and tons of space to relax and enjoy life.

Enjoy a variety of amazing adventures. Take pleasure in walking miles of picturesque sandy beaches, snorkeling, surfing, fishing, kayaking or rent a bicycle. In addition, there are affiliate programs that offer horse-back riding, surfing lessons and guided jungle hikes which are located nearby.

We can also arrange epic boat tours with a boat captain to the Bastimentos National Park, or a visit to a local Chocolate farm.

Weekly & monthly rates are available and are set based on the season.

Email us your request and we will promptly get back to you. A 50% deposit is required – with the balance due 30 days prior to arrival. We accept Visa, M/C, PayPal or bank drafts.

Included in your stay:
- Full use of the 2200 square foot home and decks - three bedrooms and a loft room (Three rooms with queen beds and one with four twins).
- Masks & snorkels can be made available so you can see the sea life right off the deck!
- Property manager can guide you to have a great time in Bocas – contact information and suggested tours
- Ask about the availability of our Bikes and Boggie Boards (these can be rented).

Usual rates are listed herein.

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Member since: 2008

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 04/09/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 10
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children:

    Seeing that the house is surrounded by water, the idea of little ones running around is not a good one....moreless

  • Pets Considered

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Convertible bed(s): 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Convertible Sofa in Loft room...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Master Bedroom - Overlooking Bay...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Private Room with Bay and Mangrove Views...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 4 twin/ single

    Bedroom with 4 Twins and a closet...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

    Loft Room with Queen and Sofa...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (3), Twin or Single Beds (4), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms


  • Stereo


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All


  • Festivals
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Less than a mile to downtown - 5 minute cab = $0.50. ...moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    It sits on Siagon Bay - a calm and secluded section of the island....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    In the master bedroom...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet:

    WiFi available in the home - streaming phone calls are possible but bandwidth fluctuates throughout the day....moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone:

    Cell phone available upon request....moreless

  • Washing Machine


  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove


  • Balcony
  • Bicycles:

    Bikes are extra cost ($5 to $10 each per day) but can be arranged for renters....moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo


Write a review 4.3
from 11 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High Season 15-16
Nov 27 - Mar 31, 2018
3 night min stay
$1,350 $2,755
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$1,000 $2,150
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Boat to House $25
  • Cleaning Fee $75
  • Pet Fee $250


Payments can be made via Credit Card through PayPal, or by US checks mailed in advance.

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 04/09/2017
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1.5 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bocas Del Toro
2 Miles
Nearest Ferry
2 miles away
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
500 feet away

Car: Not Necessary



Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: We are from Berkeley California and decided to build this retreat fior our families in 2009 - Come stay at our place, and get some sun!

Why the Owner Chose Bocas del Toro Province, Panama:
Read the reviews - this is the best location on the islands for downtown and airport access, while still secluded and over the water!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Our guests have stayed to relax, read or even write a novel, or to party. Walk across the street to a beach, jump off our deck into the Caribbean, or surf at Tiger Tail only 2 miles away. You can have it all from Casa Bocas.

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 04/09/2017

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Links to more information:



  • Big Blue House

    Big Blue House

  • Island life around the corner

    Island life around the corner

  • Upstairs games room with sleeping couch

    Upstairs games room with sleeping couch

  • dining area

    dining area

  • Relax with a book in the shade

    Relax with a book in the shade

  • Conversion beds are available for guests

    Conversion beds are available for guests

  • Views are spectacular

    Views are spectacular

  • Down stairs guest room has two twin beds

    Down stairs guest room has two twin beds

  • View from Master Bedroom

    View from Master Bedroom

  • Island life

    Island life

  • Island Life is great

    Island Life is great

  • nearby hikes

    nearby hikes

  • Master Suite stays cool with air conditioning!

    Master Suite stays cool with air conditioning!

VRBO #183243

This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Wednesday, April 19, 2017

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