Tranquilo Bay

Isla Bastimentos, Bocas del Toro

  • Baby Ready
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens

Guests enjoy an incredible experience at this eco-friendly lodge on an island that’s not at all touristy. Guest units are standalone with air-conditioning; food is phenomenal. Activities on the property include hiking, kayaking, bird/wildlife watching, snorkeling, and swimming. Tranquilo Bay does arrange excursions to other locations, such as fabulous tours of a chocolate farm, a visit with local tribes, beach excursions and more. The staff is great with kids and very accommodating.

  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside
  • Standard: Upscale
  • Style: Traditional
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Our Reviewer's Favorite Features

  • Baby Ready: Crib and highchair available
  • School Age Action: Near age-appropriate sights and activities
  • Cool For Teens: Near age-appropriate sights and activities
  • Fantastic atmosphere and views
  • Very helpful owners
  • Unbelievable food
  • Staff great with kids

Families Should Know

  • Located on isolated island with limited activities in immediate area
  • No sandy beach in immediate area; guests jump off dock to swim
  • Some excursions not appropriate for young children
  • Babysitting resources may not be available
  • Guests need to take precautions against insects at dusk and dawn
  • Kids’ pool not available
  • Children’s activities available with and without parents

Sports + Activities

  • beach
  • hiking
  • wildlife viewing
  • snorkeling/scuba diving
  • kayaking/boating
  • surfing

Local Excursions

  • Bastimentos National Marine Park
  • Cayo Agua
  • Punta Vieja
  • Punta Valiente
  • Palo Seco Forest Reserve



  • independent cabanas
  • ceiling fans/air-conditioning
  • coffee maker/hair dryer
  • private porch with hammock
  • WIFI in public areas
  • daily housekeeping
  • onsite restaurant
  • reception/staff provides local guidance
  • babysitting on request
# of peopleStarting at
2-3$US4,900W T I
4$US5,880W T I
  • D - daily pricing
  • W - weekly pricing
  • T - tax included
  • B - breakfast included
  • I - all-inclusive

Preferred Room


Guest Room Highlights

  • Well-appointed
  • Beautiful views
  • Nice bathroom
  • Comfortable


Booking Conditions

  • Deposit required
  • Cancellation: >60 days, $100 processing fee
  • Cancellation: <60 days, 30% package price forfeit
  • Airport transfers/meals included in price
  • Check-in and check-out times vary