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Tel Aviv, Israel
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74 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 May 2015

the exact balance between doing and non doing. the surf, the fishing, the food, the bar. great combination. Assaf and Liraz the hosts are warm and exceptional. the rooms, the food l. the beach create an outstanding impact. Love this place

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Brooklyn, New York
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70 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2015

We had a lovely 5 night stay here in April. Venao is not a town, just a collection of hotels along the beach and this is clearly the most upscale. Our room, "Estrella" was very small with just a bed & 2 end tables, no wardrobe or desk to put our luggage on. Bed and pillows were not amazing, but... More 

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Lymington, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 April 2015 via mobile

We have just returned home to the UK from an amazing trip to el sitio for my sisters wedding. During our stay all of the staff, avi, Carl, Kiki, Omer, to name a few went above and beyond and provided us all with an amazing stay. We're quite a wild bunch and they handled us all wonderfully. Above all else... More 

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Ramat Hasharon, Israel
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28 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2015

A very authentic wooden chalets right on the beach, surrounded with green , infinit pool, loungers, hammocs,,, great bar and restaurant area We just enjoyed relexing and gazing at the waves and surfers,,,, What a lovely place for holiday Try catch a flight from Panama City to pedasi, and a taxi from there, no need for a car!!

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Ashkelon, Israel
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 10 April 2015

We stay in El Sitio playa Venao a week and enjoy there very very much. The hotel is excellent, The food is delicious , The beach is amazing, My wife, my children and I did not want to leave the place. A lot of attraction and surf in El Sitio. We recommended to be there😜😜😜

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Reviewed 8 April 2015 via mobile

Right from the beginning of our stay till the end the employees were extremely helpful and currtious. We ate at the restaurant almost everyday because the food was so good ;loved the Octopus! The wedding diner was held here and although the kitchen and staff were at their limits for the amount of people they did a fabulous job. We... More 

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Reviewed 27 March 2015 via mobile

This place is amazing you must go and have the "Venao Experience" in el Sitio. Trust me you will have an amazing time in this hotel all I can say is that the staff was very helpful, people were extremely friendly and you will have lots of party's going on.

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Zurich
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 21 March 2015 via mobile

Great surf beach hotel with great food and staff. The spa offers an excellent Shiatsu massage at a very reasonable price. The owners are always there to make sure the guest are happy. I love this place and recommend it to anyone who likes a laid back, beautiful setting, with great food. Oh yes, and there are lots of good... More 

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Reviewed 4 March 2015 via mobile

This place is impossible to find. Don't go in the dark, you won't find it. I left a black hooded sweatshirt In the closet, emailed The hotel twice and they ignored me, no response. Disappointed, now someone has a nice NorthFace hoody. Nice pool and beach.

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2015

I forgot my Wallet in my room when we checked out! I was 4 hours away before I call back. The wallet was returned to me the next day. Richard and his staff were honest and nothing was missing. The stay was also great. Awesome waves, great food, nice new rooms and lots of hot water! I will come back... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Relax in style and comfort while you discover one of Panama’s hidden gems. Surrounded by rolling hills and tropical vegetation, El Sitio Hotel and Restaurant blend into the beautiful bay of Playa Venao. El Sitio is a place where you can choose your own way to unwind. Relax on your balcony in a hammock, have a drink or two at our beach bar, or try your skills on a surf board. You might just find yourself wanting to do all three. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Sitio Playa Venao

Address: Playa Venao | Playa Venao, Playa Venao, Pedasi 0749, Panama
Region: Panama > Los Santos Province > Pedasi > Playa Venao
Price Range: €100 - €153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — El Sitio Playa Venao 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Ask for a room overlooking the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles Shlo73, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you can afford the second floor ocean view rooms - go for it - they are the only ones where you have a private deck with ocean view.”
 of 5 bubbles nikkibK688BT, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Only the ocean view rooms have outside chairs but the downstairs rooms really don't have a view as they are built into the hillside.”
 of 5 bubbles dancelessons, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“ask for one of the 4 rooms at the right hand side”
 of 5 bubbles Lagache-Crabeels, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the 2nd floor, facing the bay, with a terrace. Its well worth the extra cost.”
 of 5 bubbles wcurrie, 2 Mar 2016 | Read review
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