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Hotel Hibiscusgarden

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Playa Lagartero, Lagartero, Panama
Hotel Hibiscusgarden
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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sarahbartel
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2010

A perfectly beautiful accommodation where you can enjoy all of the splendors of Panama. The atmosphere is stunningly serene, and lends itself to nothing but a feeling of complete relaxation, wonder, and comfort, all of which is not only provided by the breathtaking landscape and beaches, but by the fun, wonderful and inspiring people who offer what they have created... More 

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Portland, OR
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2010

This is the place to stay when visiting Santa Catalina. It is a beautiful farm type area. The driveway is quiet bumpy. An SUV would do you well, as the road from Sono is also rough. The food at the restaurant was fantastic. They homemade bread was to die for! The owners are so helpful and pleasing. We took a... More 

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Virginia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2010

If you are considering heading to Santa Catalina. Go, and when you go stay here. The serene location cannot be beaten. The rooms are great and the only thing between them and the ocean is the restaurant serving some of the best food in panama. Of course the greatest attribute of The Hibiscus Garden are the owners who are always... More 

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Washington, DC
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2010

Don't be put off by the bad road from Sona or the very long almost treacherous driveway -the hotel, its staff, the owners, the food and the environment are the best stress release you could possibly have. The rooms are clean and pleasant, the people this place attracts are very laid back and that extends from the owners to the... More 

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princeton, nj
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2009

Wife & I with son & g/f stayed here for 4 days. Best aspects of the place are the owners/staff. Andrew cooked us excellent meals, often delivering custom dishes upon request. As others have mentioned, waterfront is only at high tide. Great horse riding (as voted by my wife). Clean, big rooms. A very good deal for the price. Dinner... More 

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Connecticut
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110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2009

I adored the peaceful quiet, the comfort, the good value, the wonderful home-style food, and the warm friendliness of the owners/staff of this little hotel in a remote part of Panama. The area was a photographer's paradise with the lush tropical vegetation, the animals, flowers, thatched-roof homes, beautiful sunsets, interesting skies, and beaches. The hot, humid climate appealed to me... More 

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Richmond, VA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2009

After driving many hours from Panama City we were so relieved to arrive at Hibicus Garden. Mick (one of the owners) greeted us (along with two wonderful dogs) in his usual jovial manner, showed us to our clean, comfortable, and stylish room and made sure we had a drink in hand before our bags hit the floor. A delicious and... More 

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Australia
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42 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2009

Very comfortable, spotless rooms with loving touches created & built by the owners set in tropical gardens filled with flowers & birdlife right on the shell strewn black sands of Playa Lagartero which stretches on forever. But it's not the buildings however nice they are that make this place such a gem but the friendly owners & staff. Mick &... More 

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Bremen, Germany
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2009

awsome place to stay! its so beatiful and peacful and the owners are very nice people that help you with everything they can. very nice rooms and very clean. and awsome food! if you go to st. catalina you should stay there!

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quebec
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2009

This is a great place if you are looking to relax .. The people at Hibiscus are great , they do whatever they can to make your stay perfect .. The place is super clean and the food was the best I had in Santa Catalina they have the flying saussage for the surfing shuttle 10 min ride ...IIf I... More 

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