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Casa 7-62 Calle Primera | Perejil, Panama City, Panama
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Hostal Mamallena
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Michaelunter Granada Department, Nicaragua
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the better options in Panama City i think. They have a super lovely staff and comfortable beds. It looks like it would become quite noisy and full on weekends, but as i was there on a monday i had a good expirience. Bathroom is ok too.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here before and after visiting the san blas Islands. Was one of the best hostels I've stayed at in Central America. Owner Richard was extremely helpful and very welcoming as were the rest of the staff. Great atmosphere here and great spot to base yourselves for day trips around Panama City and longer ones to the san blas. From... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They were full when I arrived so we struck a deal so I could sleep on a hammock. Thankfully someone had cancelled their booking so I was upgraded for a cost to the dorm. The staff went out of their way to help me. There is no checkout time only a time to vacate your bed which is so refreshing... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for 1 night. I arrived in the evening and used the pick-up service arranged by the hostel. The staff was friendly. Hostel was clean. The staff was also very helpful and could give some information bout transport etc.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would recommend this hostel to anyone with a short stay in Panama City. My boyfriend and I stayed in a private room at Mamallena for two nights on a recent trip to Panama City. The front desk staff was helpful and fluent in English. They provided free pancake mix for breakfast, had a fairly well equipped kitchen, and sold... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was our second hostal in Panama city. We took a private double bed room below. There was a/c and a fan. Very small room but we didn't need more as we don't spend the day there. Lots of bathrooms and showers which all work very well and are very clean. We actually never waited for a shower for 4 days,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we stayed three times at mamallena and can highly recommend it- not for its double rooms which are not a real stunner BUT for its staff and experienced advices they give, for their warm and friendly atmosphere. they do EVERYTHING to help you, no matter what it is. they helped us so much with organizing trips to san blas as... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Mamallena ecolodge is just outside of Panama City, it was an incredible place to stay and definitely worth a visit. The staff were all so helpful and friendly, we had a fantastic time here and wished we could have stayed longer! The dinners were so delicious

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

This hostel has incredibly helpful staff, lovely pancake batter to make yourself fresh free pancakes and great ideas on how to spend your time whilst in Panama. The transport to the San Blas Islands picks up from the hostel and drops you directly at the port. The hostel even made sure we were taken to Ina's Cabins which were undoubtedly... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

The hostel itself is comfortable with clean facilities and friendly staff. It is so unfortunate that the hostels itself is in such a lousy location!!!! We stated two nights but there isn't anywhere to eat out apart from McDonald's and we just could not find the supermarket although we tried twice. Very unfortunate location but overall a wonderful hostel.

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Address: Casa 7-62 Calle Primera | Perejil, Panama City, Panama
Location: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 20
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Mamallena Backpackers Panama City
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