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Hotel Cayo Zapatilla

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Valencia, Spain
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Some of the staff were friendly, but the tall bald guy with a pony tail was exceptionally rude and passive aggressive. He constantly lied about the prices and charged us more then the locals who also stayed there. $35 is the goin rate for 2 people there now as they have hiked the prices. We didn't see any other tourist...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 13 October 2015 via mobile

Spent 2 nights here. For $25 we had 2 single beds, great air con and wifi a tv and private bathroom. The kitchen is crap with not nearly enough utensils. I didnt even want to cook in there. Its not that clean either, neither were the bathrooms. The whole place needs a good paint/clean. Location is excellent.

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Bluefields, Nicaragua
Reviewed 14 April 2015

The hotel is well located in the center of Colon but the room was very dark, we had a view to an horrible wall and our air conditioning was not working! So I am not sure if it is worth it to pay 30 dollars for the stay! The staff was not very welcoming.

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Little Elm, Texas
Reviewed 19 January 2015

You get what you pay for. Starting at $25 per night isn't too bad, but I am positive people can speak quieter in the hallways. Maybe it's the culture, to speak at the top of your lungs, definitely not the Panamanian culture. Panamanians are a beautiful solemn society of people who respect their elders especially well. I liked my sleep...

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 23 October 2014

we came across this place walking down the main road and stayed because the double room only cost 25USD. The room was clean, had AC and a private bathroom. Besides that though the hotel is very average - there is no common area to sit, the kitchen is dirty and badly maintained and the staff seemed passive and not very...

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Los Angeles
Reviewed 16 September 2014

Location was really good! Pharmacy downstairs. Coffee shop across the street and restaurants and bars around the corner. But its a island, I think everything is in close access. Rate was very cheap tpp. It was extremely affordable. I just needed a place to lay my head not a resort. However, the rooms are not as well maintained as shown...

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Reviewed 22 July 2014

$25/night for a private room for 2 people wasn't a bad deal. We had A/C, hot showers, TV, and decent internet. You're also in the center of Colon, just across from the park; so the location is great if you want to be near everything. The rooms are pretty basic as well as the service, but since everything is a...

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La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
Reviewed 31 May 2014

TERRIBLE! I have never hated a hotel this much. Me and my family filled a reservation for one week by phone, they responded by email saying they did not need a reservation deposit. Once we arrived for the check-in at the established time 1:00pm, they requested the money for the whole week and right after that, they told us we...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 6 March 2014

Very good for the price you pay. In the middle of the island where pretty much all the events are held. Would definitely recommend this hotel to anyone who visits bocas del toro. Also the staffs were extremely nice to me when i needed room service etc.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 December 2013

Perfect location, economic, friendly staff, clean. Each room has their own bathroom with hot water, tv, and AC. It is so worth the money compared to other hotels I've stayed in Bocas del Toro. Would definitely recommend it.

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Additional Information about Hotel Cayo Zapatilla

Address: 3rd Street, diagonal to the Simon Bolivar Park, Isla Colon, Panama
Region: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Colon
Number of rooms: 31
Also Known As:
Hotel Cayo Zapatilla Panama/Isla Colon, Bocas Del Toro
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“Really peaceful on the top floor.”
 of 5 bubbles alexc910, 5 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Choose the rooms located at the back, to avoid noise I guess..”
 of 5 bubbles 95jaceld, 18 Aug 2013 | Read review
“rooms are kinda the same everywhere in the hotel, tiny”
 of 5 bubbles tatan111, 19 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Rooms at the back will get less noise. Maybe it is good to pay an extra 10$ to get the Air conditioned. Room number 17 is a good one.”
 of 5 bubbles popov66, 11 Jun 2013 | Read review
“* Basic hotel like hostel with value of money. * No breakfast but free coffee on the mornings.”
 of 5 bubbles 142TM, 24 Dec 2012 | Read review
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