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Red Frog Beach Island Resort

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Isla Bastimentos, Bocas Del Toro
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Zip, swim, snorkel, spa, dive and dine, roam and romance, and indulge your senses in the fantastical wonders of nature at Panama’s premier island resort destination, Red Frog Beach Island Resort.

Immersed in extraordinary natural beauty, your destination experience tantalizes and tempts with sensational marvels. Discover the breathtaking panoramic vistas of endless sea and sky, the splendor of color on land and sea, where lush rainforest reveals its wealth of flora and fauna, and underwater coral gardens host a colorful array of sea life. Breathe in refreshing clean salty scented sea air, inhale the aromatic fragrance of the canopy of vegetation and deep rich earth. Zipline for aerial views or hike the trails and experience the cacophony of rainforest sounds with a chorus of exotic bird songs, playful monkey chatter, and the melodic croaks of the namesake red frogs. Doze to the rhythmic splash of waves lapping at the shore, tickle your toes in warm Caribbean waters leaving footprints on soft sands of pristine beaches, and revel in the caress of the sun. Embrace the magic with romance, adventure, or family tailored Red Frog packages.


Lounge poolside at the infinity pool where you can sip, slurp, and savor the delights at the pool bar and restaurant of the La Rosa Beach Club. Here you will experience the ultimate getaway experience in 9,400 square foot multi-million-dollar perfection, featuring an infinity-edge pool, stunning waterfall, jacuzzi, Bar, restaurant, and more. Refresh, rejuvenate, and relax at the inspiring El Susurro Spa. Follow the magical pathway leading to a secluded rainforest retreat where elements of nature converge to relieve tensions and stress, transporting you with energizing massage and body treatments, facial and beauty offerings, using varietals of native oils and florals. From deep tissue to Swedish massage, travelers will find a place of ultimate relaxation and renewed energy in a setting of rainforest tranquility. The exceptional friendly staff welcomes guests with outstanding care and service throughout the resort, including enthusiastic concierge service to advise and guide your activities and adventures throughout the archipelago, boat trips, shopping forays, excursions and airport connections.


Awarded the Certificate of Excellence by Trip Advisor from and ranked as a Top 10 Beach in the World, this Panama destination has been acclaimed by National Geographic as the 21st Century Galapagos of the Caribbean for its extraordinary biodiversity. Adjacent to the Red Frog Beach Island Resort, the National Marine Park is one of the region’s greatest natural treasures including rainforest, mangrove ecosystems, and hidden beaches. The experience that awaits you in this rarefied ecosystem on Isla Bastimentos is priceless and an impressive example of ecotourism and sustainability, the effects of reforestation and protection of native wildlife and plant species, from sea turtles to coral reefs, birds, monkeys, and sloths, and commitment to community involvement providing economic support.

Panama’s Red Frog Beach Island Resort boasts a unique ecological status as the only Green Globe Certified Resort in the country. The natural habitat of tropical Bocas del Toro is a phenomenal wonderland of underwater and rainforest inhabitants, monkeys, sloths, coral sealife and mangrove fish and, of course, the Red Frog and its colorful cousins. The National Park is considered one of the most diverse in the world.


Red Frog Beach Island Resort welcomes guests to the isles of Bocas Del Toro, Isla Bastimentos showcasing unique upscale beach villa luxury, Jungle Village Lodge, Beachfront rooms and suites only 30 miles off the Caribbean side of Costa Rica. Designer villa features include private plunge pool, spacious accommodations featuring sophisticated decor with appealing comfort in deluxe furnishings and fabrics, sumptuous beds and seating areas, bathrooms and amenities. Attention to details ensures a worry-free holiday and guests have an array of choices from the beachside villa experience on Turtle Beach near the new La Rosa Beach Club, pool and waterfall, or secluded hillside and rainforest villas, each with terraces and balconies to capture stunning views. A full kitchen with stainless appliances and eating area offers the opportunity for home cooking, room service with ease and flexibility for families and groups of friends. The 41 luxury villas range from 1 – 6 bedrooms with a sense of a tranquil retreat home away from home. Complimentary WiFi, work area, business services, laundry, flatscreen TV with DVD player, on site market, and breakfast/brunch plan on request.

Cruise in your golf cart as you traverse the resort, access the Marina, and explore the island. Superior accommodations provide privacy making this destination perfect for an intimate romantic retreat, gala event celebrating a wedding or anniversary, or gathering connecting family and friends. Whatever your pleasure, the ultimate relaxing getaway or adventure escape, guests have unlimited options to explore the 5 island beaches, boat hop to snorkel and dive sites, indulge on a chocolate farm tour, discover the mangrove ecosystem on a serene kayak or panga boat ride, enjoy Bocas Town or follow the rainforest trails.

Beauty and abundance attracted early indigenous peoples, most prominently the Ngobe-Bugle, to Bocas del Toro, Isla Bastimentos and this island archipelago, where they still maintain communities and a cultural presence in Panama’s mainland as well. Historically it was discovered by Columbus on his fourth voyage to the New World in 1502 naming Isla Bastimentos for its bounty of provisions, fresh spring water and abundant fruits. Red Frog Beach Island Resort proudly continues to celebrate the rich cultural heritage, the beauty of the people and the abundant natural wonders of the island, welcoming visitors from around the world to experience this extraordinary destination.

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