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Hotel Santa Catalina

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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“infinity pool”(20 reviews)
“surf break”(20 reviews)
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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Some friends and I decided to take a surf trip in honor of a friend. We were very happy with the beautiful scenery and excellent staff. What we didn't expect was for the owner of the hotel, Jon Hanna, to go surfing with us and...More

Thank David B
Response from hotelsantacatalina, General Manager at Hotel Santa CatalinaResponded 23 May 2017

Thank you for your kind review of Hotel Santa Catalina! It is always a pleasure to attend such nice guests as yourselves! We look forward to your next visit! Thanks again! PS: Just to clarify, Jon is part of the hotel's management team, not the...More

Reviewed 15 May 2017

Perfect tropical tropical setting, beautiful outlook from restaurant/bar & infinity pool over surf breaking over the rocks. Staff was very helpful in search for lost rental car key. Good restaurant service and dinner menu.

Thank Bloomie M
Response from hotelsantacatalina, General Manager at Hotel Santa CatalinaResponded 23 May 2017

Thank you for your review! It was a pleasure to attend you, and we hope you will return to visit us again in the near future!

Reviewed 7 May 2017

We stayed at the Hotel Santa Catalina for 4 fabulous nights. The staff was very warm and welcoming and were able to speak english! Bonus in Panama! The room was great - very clean, nice quality linens, with a very comfortable bed with an ocean...More

Thank Trites
Response from hotelsantacatalina, General Manager at Hotel Santa CatalinaResponded 10 May 2017

We are honored that you enjoyed your stay at Hotel Santa Catalina, and we thank you for your kind review of our hotel. We take great pleasure in serving guests like yourselves, and we look forward to your next visit! Thank you so much!

Reviewed 1 May 2017

If you are a surfer and wanna be in front of the best surf point, this is the hotel, one of the best! Confortable rooms, all with hammock out in your front door, we stay in a room with kitchen, if you dont wanna expense...More

Thank MargyRijo
Response from hotelsantacatalina, General Manager at Hotel Santa CatalinaResponded 2 May 2017

We are honored that you enjoyed our service and it is a pleasure to share our little slice of paradise with such a wonderful person as yourself. We greatly appreciate your review, and thank you for choosing Hotel Santa Catalina. We look forward to your...More

Reviewed 13 April 2017

I came back for my annual pilgrimage to Santa Catalina. Jon and Kenny keep improving the experience... The hotel amenities continue to be the best in town. They just added a completely new Yoga area, and a well appointed Surf Shop. But, I was most...More

Thank Steven B
Response from hotelsantacatalina, General Manager at Hotel Santa CatalinaResponded 16 April 2017

We are truly pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Hotel Santa Catalina, and that you had a wonderful dining experience at Pescao Restaurant. We pride ourselves on providing the very best service we possibly can, and we appreciate you telling the world about it...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Beachfront
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$77 - US$120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$77 - US$120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Fiona F
20 January 2018|
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Response from hotelsantacatalina | Property representative |
Hi, I am sorry for the delay in response. For future reference, there is a shuttle between Santa Catalina and Panama City, just ask our hotel manager for details.
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SouthCarolinaTravel
12 March 2017|
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Response from hotelsantacatalina | Property representative |
Hotel Santa Catalina Panama provides the service of contacting and reserving snorkeling trips to Coiba for its' guests, however, the hotel itself is not a tour operator. The hotel only recommends the best tour operators who... More
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forsher85
20 April 2015|
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Response from Jon H |
the closest airport is Tocumen International in Panama City. It is a 5 hour drive to Santa Catalina from the airport.
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"Ask for a room closer to the pool or common area"
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"Skip the suites and go for a regular room"
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"Canal suite...double with little kitchen for tea and coffee. no tv... I loved this the most... the other tow..."
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"standar room"
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