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Luna's Castle Hostel

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Brilliant hostel balancing party and comfortability! The location was central in Casco Viejo and Yvonne from the staff was very informative and helpful when we asked questions about the area. Would stay again!

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night with my girlfriend. Staff were very helpful and friendly! We felt very welcome. The building is very old and beautiful, laden with character, artefacts and artwork. The dorm was comfortable with good storage and bunks afford good privacy with built in curtains. Breakfast is included in the price of your stay too! Location is excellent...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived in PC just for one night and this place came recommended by a friend. From the reviews I read seemed like a good choice. When I arrived this evening Yvonne, the front desk girl checked me in quickly and also helped me with all my needs which was calling my shuttle for early pickup, sending me to the store...

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Thank John C
Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Luna castle is really well located, in the casco viejo, and a cool place to stay if you are looking for parties and wanting to meet people. However, it might be a little bit noisy if you are looking for a place to rest

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Thank Rayam G
Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Easy to find location, neat old building, friendly staff, and great prices at the bar in the basement. Make sure to get a room that is upstairs; the rooms downstairs are loud at night from the bar. A great place to meet great people!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place has the nicest staff. We had a decent room. There were no windows and it was super small, but it did the job and was really quiet. There are great rooms with windows, but they are right above the bar area. The coolest part was the ambience and location. The place feels like an old mansion. You can...

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Thank Callie H
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 February 2017

I stopped here for one night only with my friend before going to San Blas, all I can say is that the structure is really nice, old building re-used to host international travelers. The hostel features a well known bar famous for hosting parties all week-round, and the position is very strategic, just at the entrance of the old town...

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Thank Eleonora S
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

First time backpacking and first hostel ever. Please god let them all be this good. Can't think of a bad word I would say. Everything was great. Big thumbs up to Maria and Yvonne for amazing service :-) Big wink to Alessandra (spelling?)

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Luna' castle is well placed in Panama City, seems an okay price and is clean enough. If you're staying a day or two as we were then I'm sure you will leave happy. We were there on a weekend though and it was very noisy all night and whilst a solid option, there isn't anything in our mind to elevate...

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Reviewed 7 February 2017

Upon arriving at "Luna's" as it called by the staff, I was immediately welcomed as family. The vibe here feels like a mixture between a gathering of long lost friends and people looking to have a good time. Luna's is located in one of the most interesting parts of Panama City, Casco Viejo, and the staff is all too happy...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in a Spanish colonial mansion built upon the water’s edge. Luna’s Castle Hostel attracts those who seek the ideal Panama City backpacking experience. Following Captain Morgan’s plunder of Panama Vieja in 1671, stones from the ruins were used to construct the massive walls of Casco Viejo. Luna’s Castle, built in 1905, rests upon these original city walls. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Luna's Castle Hostel

Address: Calle 9na Este 3-28 | Casco Viejo, Panama City, Panama
Region: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range: €14 - €30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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Luna`s Castle Hotel Panama City
Luna's Castle Hostel Panama/Panama City
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“very cousy rooms, each bed has it´s own light”
 of 5 bubbles F1952TBfranciscof, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Let reception know ur preference( ex. More private, quieter, etc)”
 of 5 bubbles sethaheuiser, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“ask a room with a view”
 of 5 bubbles surfexpediti0n, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Pick a room facing the street so you are not woken up by the rooster who lives with the neighbors on the back side”
 of 5 bubbles kivory11, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't bother with "AC" rooms. "AC" barely works and there's no windows.”
 of 5 bubbles marcandrer1, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
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