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Aqua Lounge Bar & Hostel

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Isla Carenero, Carenero Island, Panama
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Aqua Lounge Bar & Hostel
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars NEW

We arrived on a rather quiet night fortunately and had a nice time hanging out at the amazing common area with trampoline and swings. The dorms (12pp) however have really noisy fans and the mattresses seem old as they're well bended in the middle. Not your best sleep but a great place to hang out ans sleep somewhere else :-)

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Toronto, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Aqua lounge is a great place to go and party; wednesday and saturday nights get CRAZY busy and we did have a great time that night. As somewhere to stay I would not recommend it. My fiancé and our friend booked 4 nights and only stayed one. First off its not on the main island its a $1 boat taxi... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at Aqualounge for two nights in January. It's on an island that is a minute boat ride away from the town. The boat ride costs $1 each way. Aqua lounge is on the island with beach access which is handy if you want to swim or suntan. Staff was friendly and the food and drinks were good and... More 

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Toronto, Ontario
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's difficult to review this place as a did have a good time there, but it was more the people and the trip itself that was great rather than the hostel itself. We stayed in November for 6 nights. This was my first stay at a hostel so I don't know what to compare it to, however my two friends... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Stood there for 3 nights in a 12er dorm. It's a great hostel, with amazing staff. Every day/night had a special theme like Happy Hour all day or 90s party with its music and prices. Also had much fun with the Beerpong and I'd met a lot of people there from all over the World. The meals from the restaurant... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Didn't like the place. The security was really intimidating at night. The bartenders got agressive. Because I just asked my own snorkel back. Wich I left behind the bar. The kitchen was friendly and the food was good. In total not a nice place

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Nuremberg, Germany
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

The worst hostel I have EVER stayed at. It was just a nightmare. Dirty rooms, dirty restrooms and showers. Bedbugs included. Manager (or whatever that was) was absolutely unfriendly and disrespectful. Eventhough we were looking for a place you can party 24/7... I can't recommend it at all!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We stayed at Aqua for four nights in total and had a fantastic experience. Our stay coincided with New Years and we wouldn't have had it any other way. We stayed in a private room (very well priced) for the duration of our stay and really enjoyed the cosy and colourful room. Other bonuses consisted of a great breakfast, great... More 

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Bogota, Colombia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Good fun for a night, the natural pools inside the bar are a nice touch but can be a bit dangerous for young drunk girls who don't know how to measure the behavior.. apart from that, is a place to hang out, dance like crazy and sweat all the alcohol in your veins... locals can be a bit harassing but... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Aqua Lounge is a really cool hostel built right over the water. It is fun, with amazing things to do (trampoline, swings, ocean swimming), excellent staff (everyone is friendly and super chill) and ladies night is AWESOME. great atmosphere, great food! but the downside of being built over the water... is everything is always WET. the floor, your clothes, your... More 

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Additional Information about Aqua Lounge Bar & Hostel

Address: Isla Carenero, Carenero Island, Panama
Location: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Carenero Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Aqua Lounge Bar And Hostel
Aqua Lounge Bar Hotel Bocas Del Toro Province
Aqua Lounge Bar & Hostel Panama/Carenero Island, Bocas Del Toro

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