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Hostel Villa Vento Surf

Calle 47, Casa 7, Panama City 1111, Panama
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 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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Flen, Sweden
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good luck finding another spot that offers you a swimming pool and 1 dollar-beers. The staff is very helpful with everything from transportation to day trips. Decent beds, some rooms tend to get a bit hot during the night. Sturdy lockers, clean showers.. I highly recommend this place if you're staying a couple of days in Panama City.

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

I really liked this hostel in Panama City. The staff is friendly and willing to help. I arrived in the very early morning and I could sleep on the couch until check in time, without paying. The hostel is situated in a safe area, close to ATM's, Burger Kind etc. and by bus it is easy to reach the nice... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

My friend and I stayed here for one night (we had originally booked 2 nights). The hostel was clean and safe with a nice relaxing feel. Some of the facilities (bathrooms and kitchen in particular) require upgrading as they were a little past their 'sell-by' date ! The hostel was a little difficult to find but is located in a... More

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Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
44 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

This is a lovely hostel, all the staff are lovely and very knowledgeable. One night the hostel was full but a friend was unsure if she'll make her bus, so they said they'd put up an air mattress for her for cheap if she needed it. Lots of hang out space, comfy couches, lounge chairs outside. Big enough kitchen that's... More

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Granada, Nicaragua
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

We had a great experience at Vento Surf! Daniel (the owner) was very friendly and helpful. He made us feel right at home in a brand new country and gave us awesome advice for future travels. The rooms were clean and roomy. The common room area is a great place to chill out and cool off in the pool!

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014 via mobile

There are cheaper hostels in panama but you won't find better. Villa vento surf is there to make ur panama experience better. From finding a local laundromat to booking a trip to San blas. The staff at VVS is as good as it gets. Information is the name of the game and Leo Daniel and Roderick have it all. They... More

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Elgg, Schweiz
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

This hostel was nice... We had fun enjoying the Pool had a great breakfast and people where really helpfull and friendly... The location is not bad near via Espana. Its not as good as the otherone in the near... but it was really fine...

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

Stayed there last Novembe at the begin of my 4 weeks trip in Panama/Costa Rica/Nicaragua. It's a great hostel with a very friendly and helpful staff! The hostel is in the Marbella district! It's in a very quiet street ! A perfect place to explore Panama city! You can walk easily to the oldtown Casco Viejo ,it takes you about... More

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Panama City, Panama
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

I arrived planning to spend 2 nights but I decided to stay more !. great hotelclose to every thing the calle uruguay very close and the Hard Rock hotel 2 block form the ocean , the owners and team were so kind, helpful and fun. The rooms were nice and clean, the pool was great, breakfast was lovely and the... More

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Los Angeles, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

Hostel Villa Vento Surf was a great hostel. If you ever in Panama City, this is definitely the place you want to stay. The owner, Daniel is super nice and will answer any questions that you may have. The rooms are clean and spacious, the kitchen is fully equipped, and the staff is awesome. By the way, they have a... More

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Additional Information about Hostel Villa Vento Surf

Also Known As:
Hostel Villa Vento Surf Hotel
Hostel Villa Vento Surf Hotel Panama City
Hostel Villa Vento Surf Panama/Panama City
Address: Calle 47, Casa 7, Panama City 1111, Panama
Location: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #6 of 66 Specialty lodging in Panama City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
We have just opened. Come check us out!. The only Hostel with a working pool in the city.Unlimited choice of music, great movies and surf videos. New 50 plasma with home theatre.Very high standards of Service and Cleanliness. Brand new beds and super comfortable orthopedic mattresses. Perfect balance between fun and relaxed atmosphere. The rooms are separated from the social areas for those who want an early night. We want you to feel like a traveler here not a tourist.We encourage you to come party with us.You can come at any time and if the rooms are not ready you can relax in the social areas. ... more   less 
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