PostHeaderIcon Playa Bluff Lodge - Bed and Breakfast - Island Colón - Bocas del Toro - Panama

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For the perfect Caribbean holiday!

Welcome to the Playa Bluff Lodge! Our friendly and welcoming hotel is located on Isla Colón, the main island of Bocas del Toro archipelago in Panama. Here you can find the true meaning of holidaying on a remote paradise island. The Playa Bluff Lodge is situated on the pristine Playa Bluff and in the dense rainforest. Here you can walk for hours along the beach without seeing a single person, enjoying the sea breeze, the screams of Parrots and the warm sunshine.

The Playa Bluff Lodge has 9 modern and comfortable rooms with bathroom. On our site you can find a child friendly refreshing swimming pool, a beautiful lush garden where you can search and find colourful frogs and sloths, last but not least our beach restaurant, Playa Bluff Lounge. The restaurant is famous on the island for the great food and fantastic atmosphere. Please come and enjoy our delicious fish and chicken fingers.

Playa Bluff is by far the best location for beach and nature lovers and our hotel will give you the experience of a life time!

Our goal is to offer all guests an amazing holiday! We welcome all, beach lovers, nature lovers, surfers, wildlife lovers or anyone who just want to relax and enjoy tropical life.


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Our wonderful beach restaurant is located on a pristine beach on the island of Isla Colón, one of the most beautiful Bocas del Toro islands in Panama. The inviting Playa Bluff is right in front of us and the cool sea breeze feels lovely will you enjoying a delicious breakfast, lunch or dinner. Our restaurant serves caribbean, American, Chinese and Japanese cuisine. You can take the adventurous road to Playa Bluff by taxi, on a bike or ATV. You are most welcome to spend the day at our beach and enjoy one of our famous cocktails, or you can just come in for a breakfast, lunch, dinner or a refreshing drink. We have a nice inviting swimming pool were you can spend some time after a delicious meal, before heading back on the road.


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Our wonderful Playa Bluff Lodge is located on one of the most beautiful beaches of Panama, on the island Isla Colon in the province Bocas del Toro. Look for us on google maps, search Playa Bluff Lodge. You can reach us by plane, car or by boat. Panama Air has 2 flights a day from Panama City to Bocas de Toro Isla Colon and Nature Air has flight to Bocas del Toro from San José in Costa Rica.

When you drive a rental car you can deliver the car at an extra fee in the village of Almirante (on the mainland), from here you take a water taxi to Isla Colon. The trip over water will take about 30 minutes and cost USD 6 per person.

Many will travel from Costa Rica to Panama via the border at Sixaola. You can take a bus or even more easy the shuttle service from Cahuita or Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Almirante in Panama. In Costa Rica you go to immigration to get an exit stamp, then cross the border via the notoir long old bridge. On the Panama side the entry booth is on the left hand side. Here you need to have your passport ready, return ticket to your next destination and the current rule also states you need to present USD 500 cash per adult, a current credit card statement or traveller cheques (please always check the current rules when you travel into Panama).

Once you arrive in Bocas Town a taxi can take you to the Playa Bluff Lodge in about 20 minutes for USD 15.
You can also reach us by a great bicycle ride of about 45 minutes.