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Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 26 January 2013

This hostel is located at a very easy-to-access place in the city and is in an adorable house that is one of the only houses still on this block (that has not been turned into a high-rise). There are always interesting and friendly people around and the staff is helpful and friendly as well. Their outdoor tables & seating areas...

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Bucaramanga
Reviewed 23 December 2012

Hostel Urraca was very nice. Coffee available all day and very nice areas to relax and pretty central. Staff didn´t speak english and my Spanish is awful but it isn´t hard to ask for a beer. The only downside was our room. My wife and I had a private room, the "San Blas" room, which when we entered for the...

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Kauhajoki, Western Finland, Finland
Reviewed 26 June 2012

I was here only one night. Got really friendly welcome even they didn't spoke so well English. I especially liked how hostel was created to be colorful (walls etc.). Room was small but OK. Great value for money. It is close to sea and close is also El Jardin Vegetariana where you can find lot vegetarian and vegan food.

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Amsterdam
Reviewed 1 May 2012

We are not a fan of shared bathrooms but they keep it clean. The hostel has a lovely atmosphere and nice garden to have a cold beer. Centrally located, staff was very friendly, would go back as as it is worth the (little) money.

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ElenaRomanelli, Owner at Posada 1914, responded to this review

Dear guest you review should be posted in the Hostel Urraca page not in the one for Posada 1914. Sorry but this is a fake comment. This guest never stayed at my hostel because we open in 2014, his stay was 2012 so this is a FAke!!!

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 February 2012

Average hostel with all the basics you'd expect for this price range. Beds are not overly comfortable and you have to get up very early for hot water showers. There is no information available for things to do around the city and the staff speak no English so brush up on your Spanish if you plan to stay here.

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ElenaRomanelli, Owner at Posada 1914, responded to this review

I'm the owner of Posada 1914 and we all speak English!! We open in 2014 and your stay was in 2012? There is something wrong here! Your review is fake!!!!!

Bryn Mawr, PA
Reviewed 15 December 2011

I stayed 1 week at Hostal Urraca and found it to be an excellent lodging. Upon my arrival at 3:20AM in Panama Airport, the son of the hostal owner met me within minutes of clearing customs. It was well worth arranging transportation with the hostal, rather tan worrying about taking a taxi at that early hour of the morning. The...

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Portland, Oregón
Reviewed 16 November 2011

Bring CASH...they do not currently take Plastico. Notes for Travellers with Mobility Challenges: I had a broken foot when I arrived, and one of the Front Desk Staffers who speaks excellent English is a former Nurse at Hospital Nacional...she saved me an Emergency room visit, and hooked me up directly with a great English speaking Doc at the Orthopedic Clinic...

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USA
Reviewed 26 September 2011

A pleasant surprise awaits among tall office buildings and residential high rises. The hostel is well situated in a safe area of Panama City in Bella VIsta with easy access to everything. Single rooms do not have air conditioners but with fans. It took a while getting used to a small single room as initially it felt like sleeping in...

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Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed 19 July 2011

A real hostel for young people who don't care about the paint on the walls. Shared kitchen, shared bathrooms, barbecue area, free internet, free coffee and toast in the morning. Lots of people everywhere at all times, but all quiet enough. Very relaxed atmosphere. We had two young ladies come into our room during the night (with their own key...

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Ldor Gral San Martin
Reviewed 25 June 2011

Hostal La urraca is a charming house surrounded and threatened by huge buildings. I´t s an excellent and cheap option to stay in Panama City. Big mall near; accessible to main buses lines to go downtown, Allbrook or Channel area. The staff is so kind, and the environment made us feel at home!. Facilities are quite basic but coherent with...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Kitchenette
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Additional Information about Posada 1914

Address: Calle 44, No. 2-112, Bella Vista | Bella Vista, Panama City, Panama
Region: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range: €17 - €57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Posada 1914 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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“ask for a quite room, if possible”
 of 5 bubbles karlla_S_S, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Take a room on the east side or in the basement to avoid front of hostel enjoyment noise. Not bad, just at the tolerable level.”
 of 5 bubbles Vetravelsworld, 21 Nov 2015 | Read review
“They turn on the Air Conditioning at 8 pm and off at 10 am in the dorm rooms. Dorm rooms 10 and 9 are smaller and ideal for a better sleep.”
 of 5 bubbles P8747LXmaxm, 19 Sep 2015 | Read review
“wifi would not connect in my room - only in common area”
 of 5 bubbles Adventureglo61, 29 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Avoid the private room called "San Blas"”
 of 5 bubbles SteveA871, 23 Dec 2012 | Read review
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