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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good44%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
22 Jun 2017
“Clean, simple, comfortable ”
24 Nov 2016
“A good safe place to stay at a reasonable price”
Free Internet
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Restaurant
Fitness centre
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Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Clean, simple, comfortable rooms with working aircon. Safe spot within walking distance of lots of restaurants about 10 mins away. Staff were very friendly. For stopovers in Panama City this is a great choice.

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Reviewed 24 November 2016

Safe guarded parking outside, small rooms but clean with AC, internet in the lobby and the prices not too high. The location is central but not in the best part of town and on a very busy street. The attached restaurant is the best part...More

Thank tarzantheman
Reviewed 16 March 2016

We were told that it was better than where we were by cab driver. we went... If you take 2 + days rigth away it will be 38.50 instead of 44. for 1 or 2 person room. They have AC. showere very nice. Internet was...More

1  Thank Eric M
Reviewed 19 May 2015

After arriving at an unsuitable hotel, we were on our way to a hotel that we had found on Trip Advisor that was going to cost about $95/night. The taxi driver recommended checking-out Hotel California instead. We were glad we agreed to stop and look!...More

Thank TravelerMarty
Reviewed 19 February 2014

It was our taxi driver recommendation as it resulted to be cheaper then the hostel we first visited. It is cheap and clean, at the main road where you can take a taxi from. The rooms cleaned every day. If you need any advice or...More

1  Thank Weronika_23
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
US$27 - US$44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#2 Best Value Hotel in Panama City
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Price range
US$27 - US$44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#2 Best Value Hotel in Panama City
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"all the same"
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"don't o to high. their is an elevator but it's faster and easy to go down with stair."
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"5th floor is quiet. The pool and gym are on the roof above you!"
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"1. Ask for a room away from the street if you want a more quiet atmosphere. 2. Try the restaurant for both..."
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