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Hotel Playa Cambutal

3.5 of 5 Calle Principal, Cambutal, Panama
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful and very clean hotel right on the beach. Staff is helpful and the food is very good, although there is not always a wide selection. One evening a week the owner makes a pizza which is excellent. The tuna burger is very good as well. You can take a bicycle (it´s free) and just ride kilometers through the forest... More 

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Our family of three stayed for two nights. The property is kept in great shape. This hotel has the best beach frontage in Cambutol for boarding. We really enjoyed walking on the beach. We visited during the wet season. We were glad we picked this hotel because the rooms, restaurant, bar and office are all under the same roof. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Our time in cambutal was great. The weather was nice and as it was before the holidays, no crowds. I don't surf but this was clearly a nice spot for it. The beach was beautiful and we enjoyed it very much. The staff was available, especially John. I didn't get to meet the owners, but they're lucky to have someone... More 

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

My family of 5 was lucky enough to spend the christmas holiday at the Hotel Playa Cambutal. We found the staff friendly and kind. Albeiro, Hailey, Jean and all the staff have done a wonderful job creating a place that is very clean and comfortable. The entire space is very tastefully decorated. We were in room 6 and 7 and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014 via mobile

I initially booked 2 days without any problems, and extended to 11, to rest after selling my business. I so enjoyed the incredible untouched beauty of the area that I am now considering a relocation. I live in Panama City. My stay in Cambutal, more specifically in Hotel Playa Cambutal could not have been better. The management is beyond excellent,... More 

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Gilbert, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

This place is nearly perfect for the price. People were great and the location is incredible. It has a beautiful pool and the hotel is ON the beach. Great lounge area on the beach. Open air style. You'll love it. Only complaints are the rooms, although nicely appointed and clean, were very small. And the "no see ums" bugs were... More 

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La Romana, Dominican Republic
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Nice place, but service lacks a lot. Everytime we tried to order something, they said the ran out of it. It seems that they did not plan ahead for the amount of people they were going to cater to. They do have a friendly staff, but it looks more like is run by teenagers at times. If they better there... More 

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haleywhitmore, Owner at Hotel Playa Cambutal, responded to this review

We are sorry your stay at HPC was lacking. Because of the remoteness of the area occasionally certain menu items have to be cancelled until the next shopping day. HPC prides itself on our customer service and guests are always welcome to bring their issues to the manager. We appreciate your feedback and will work to amend your concerns. We... More 

Panama City, Panama
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

This is a beautiful and lovely place to relax: the beach, the waves, the natural surroundings. Menu has awesome prices too! There's WIFI in the lobby. Hayley, thank you so much for inviting us! We are coming back for sure!

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Panama City, Florida, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

On a recent trip to the Cambutal area, we ate dinner several times at the hotel. The open air dining room is very pleasant and the service was good. As this little village awakens to more tourists, competition from other eateries seems to be improving the menu selections, which is good. It is also one of the only wi-fi locations... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

This hotel is located adjacent to the beach, just a few steps from the restaurant. It's a beautiful beach. The rooms are very nice, for us, the beds a little stiff. The bathroom was clean and nicely designed, with the rainfall shower head. The service was very good and the owner accessible, friendly and accommodating. John, the hotel manager was... More 

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Address: Calle Principal, Cambutal, Panama
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Location: Panama > Los Santos Province > Cambutal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Playa Cambutal 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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