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Hostal Mamallena

Casa 7-62 Calle Primera | Perejil, Panama City, Panama
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good common areas, book exchange, wifi and kitchen. The dorms have a/c but as we couldn't fully close the windows in our dorm it was still very hot. The main downside of this hostel is the location. Theres not much around and I wouldn't feel safe walking around at night. I'd recommend lunas castle for location (in the old town)... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for 6 nights before taking the sail (which was booked through the hostel) to Columbia. There is good common areas, relaxed atmosphere with staff who are friendly, reliable and knowledgable. The private rooms are comfortable, however the dorm beds are better value with a large single bed and clean amenties. The manger/owner Rich is faultless with knowledge... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in a 3 person private room at Mamallena's in Panama City. The hostel was big and well equipped, the best thing about it were the staff who were faultless in their service and vast knowledge of the city. Our room wasn't the biggest but it was clean and this is the most important factor for us. The hostel... More

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Alajuela, Alajuela, Costa Rica
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a couple of years I've returned to Mamallena, and I'm truly enjoying my stay !!! The place now looks even nicer, with artistic murals on every single wall. The staff is friendly and helpful as always, and the location in Perejil, downtown Panama City, proves again to be truly useful and strategic. Choco is the name of the official... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My favorite Hostel in Central America. I stayed here for a few weeks and have returned whenever I have a stopover in Panama City. It is like a home away from home. Big TV area with lots of Movies, Outdoor area for relaxing in a hammock or exercising. There is a bus stop located right outside the hostel. It has... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

After a really long bus ride across panama we went to mamallena and we were happy from the start edgardo was at reception and was a very nice guy he could nt help enough we stayed for 3 night in a private room with AC which was small but just enough for us near the back garden which was a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

well i arrived in baking hot panama and finally got to hostel they work 24hrs which is great i was shown to my dorm bed and was hit by the air con which was just what i needed.The bed was comfy clean and space under the beds for my bags too.I also booked Boat trip through the hostel which was... More

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Antigua, Guatemala
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Stayed here for a few days by myself. There is nothing wrong with the hostel, it's clean and stuff, just it's not very social and the staff were not the nicest. The area also wasn't the friendliest for a solo female traveler, lots of cat calling. Beds were good, and lots of supermarkets around.

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Tooele, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 via mobile

We've been hostel jumping for a month in Panama. The hospitality and the family setting at Hostel Mamallena has been one of my favorite parts about this trip! The owner is beyond helpful about the area and offered many activities for us to do! The people there were all really nice, the movie selection was huge and the kitchen area... More

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La Mirada, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Hostel Mamallena is the best hostel in the city out of the ones we visited. A group of 7 of us visited Lunas Castle, Hostel Siriri and Mamallena was clearly the best. The manager is named Richard. He is very knowledgeable with local restaurants, best transportation to get to tourist sights like the Canal, and gave us tips on other... More

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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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