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Bay View Hotel

3.0 of 5 Resort   |   Calle 1A Norte | El Palmar Beach, San Carlos, Panama (Formerly Bay View Resort)
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Bay View Hotel
Ranked #2 of 2 hotels in San Carlos
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Ohio, Illinois
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

They don't machine wash the bed covers or towels, very discussing!!! A poor lady is doing the job by hand. NO sanitation at all in that hotel!! I think they should inspect the place . I don't recommended.it

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New Orleans, Louisiana
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

i would never recomend this place. Has no tables in the rooms, old bed sheets, no closets broken tables in the resatsaursant and the food is expensive this place needs a lot of work . The worse vacation of my don't waist your money.

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RESPUESTA PARA EL COMENTARIO... " Este Sitio es un chiste" Gracias por su comentarios. Hemos tomado nota y si nos... More

Katy, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

Was so appalled with this "resort" that I forgot to snap pictures. Horrible vacation spot. Pool looks like something you would find in a low budget apartment complex. Pregnant winner dog walking around food area. Broken lounge chairs. Not one nice thing to say. Well, the only nice thing to say is you definitely get what you paid for. My... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014 via mobile

The pool is very clean which for me talkd about cleanliness a lot. The restaurant is good and the view excellet. I loved the idea od sitting at the restaurant and seeing and listening to the waves. Just relaxing.

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Boston
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34 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

Lucky to find a room on busy long weekend. Management & staff very friendly. Hotel needs some TLC - Perfect location right on El Palmar beach. Many locals frequent the restaurant and pool especially on weekends. Full menu and bar service. Great for families

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Somonauk, Illinois
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

My friend and I moved here from the San Carlos Beach Inn Apartments due to our local friends telling us of a couple who had been robbed at the Inn. The hotel owners were extremely nice and I found that the owner spoke English quite well as he had worked in my state when he was younger. We were given... More

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Panama City, Panama
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

My family and I had a great time with friends 5 years ago at this place, which is only 1.5 hrs away from were we live. Our daughter asked to return for her birthday this year and I booked 2 rooms 2 months ago for us and for our friends explaning that this was a special date and we were... More

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10 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

We stayed here for one night. I even skipped my surfing lesson the next day to get out of this place. It isn't the worst place I have ever stayed, it's got a great view right on the beach and a decent pool. It smelled, I think calling it musty is being generous. However, for what they are charging for... More

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7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

I stayed for 2 nights in the hotel. For the price I paid, of course I did not expect any luxury. The hotel is surely ran down, and the rooms and furniture need some upgrade BUT the hotel has a beautiful view of the ocean. It is very nice to walk during the low tide or watch the rising tide... More

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Toronto, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

My husband and I traveled all over Panama for 7 weeks and stayed there for 3 days, this was our second worse place we ever stayed. The rooms are outdated, the curtains look like they never been washed, oversized that don't open or close, The furniture in the room is all miss-matched pieces Air cond. units are falling apart, in... More

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Address: Calle 1A Norte | El Palmar Beach, San Carlos, Panama (Formerly Bay View Resort)
Location: Panama > Panama Province > San Carlos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Bay View Hotel 3*
Also Known As:
Bay View Hotel San Carlos
Bay View Hotel Panama/San Carlos

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Bar / Lounge Beach Beverage Selection Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Spa Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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Bay View Hotel; is a welcoming place, located in the bay of San Carlos, Panama. We are at the mouth of the River Matahogado and waterfront where the rising and setting of the sun and moon, it's a wonderful thing. * Trading for national and international tourism, since 2002. We have been the scene of major sporting events of scientific interest, located in the interior, the solar eclipse in 2005, visit astrologers, technicians Nikon and other companies from Japan,documented in our guestbook. * Living rooms, capacity 70 people. Air conditioning, wifi, podium and sound. Additional equipment projector, data / etc show. * Corporate events - Spend Days - Day use * Weddings and Fifteen-years * Adventures in beach - Volley Ball - Fishing day * Tours to tourist sites, located at 30 and 50 minutes away. Regards tourism... ... more   less 
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