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Calle 4aB, El Cangrejo | Building #57 (near Einstein Head), Panama City, Panama
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Casa Cangrejo
Ranked #36 of 69 Panama City B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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los angeles
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

This is not so much a traditional hostel as rooms in an apartment building which are rented to travelers. Pluses: Rooms & common area cheerful & clean. AC works well. Hot water plentiful. Minuses: No sign on the building or on the doorbell, which can be confusing. No front desk staff to help with cabs, etc. Wifi signal so weak... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

Taxi drivers will not find this hostel/apartment complex unless you tell them it is just up the road on the right past Einstein’s Head in the El Cangrejo neighbourhood, building number 57. The head in question is exactly that –a large sculpture of Albert Einstein’s head, in white, sitting on the lawn in the middle of the boulevard. The hostel... More

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PManagerCasaCangrejo, Manager at Casa Cangrejo, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review Don. Following your report we are considering to install a dedicated reserve water tank to provide uninterrupted water to our valuable guests. We hope to have it installed within the next few weeks. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

I stayed 2 month in Casa Cangrejo September to November the cool breeze and topical rains are second only to the warm gracious hospitality of Dina (the property manager) and her staff. Casa Cangrejo is centrally located short walks from grocery stores, Super Markets, Casinos, and a variety of Restaurants. If you don't need on call room service or a... More

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Rockville, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2012

A very nice and clean place with a wonderful opportunity to meet interesting people in a shared kitchen. Gorgeous Dina is very helpful, she even took us for a ride to show the evening Panama. Safe location.

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Address: Calle 4aB, El Cangrejo | Building #57 (near Einstein Head), Panama City, Panama
Location: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Casa Cangrejo Panama/Panama City

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CASA CANGREJO LOCATED IN THE HEART OF PANAMA CITY! EL CANGREJO IS ONE OF THE MOST POPULAR, SAFEST, AND CONVENIENT LOCATIONS IN PANAMA CITY! CASA CANGREJO OFFERS LARGE, CLEAN, COMFORTABLE, PRIVATE ROOMS. Casa Cangrejo is in a clean, quiet, friendly village like neighborhood: El Cangrejo.In Casa Cangrejo each room has: queen bed, split AirConditioning, hot water, bath, executive desks, new windows with mirror tint for privacy and sun cooling, new curtains, new doors, ceiling fans with lights, wifi and cable internet (no extra fee), 29" & 32" high definition color TVs have over 50 channels in multiple languages, off street parking (most under roof), large balconies for most rooms with one or more hammocks, in room big minifrig, plus maid Monday, Wednesday and Friday. A private lounge overlooking Panama City and back yard garden, plus a full kitchen for preparing a great meal.Casa Cangrejo is only a block from the fashionable Via Argentina full of restaurants, bars, supermarkets, pharmacies, banks, casinos, in an area where it is easy to catch a taxi. Great for your budget: rent nightly or monthly. At a time when it is very hard to find a reasonably priced and well maintained room in Panama City, Casa Cangrejo is the perfect choice.Free Parking & HammocksAlso available for a fee:Laundry Massage (professional) in the comfort of your roomInternational phone calling in room with VonageShuttle service to/from the Airport ... more   less 
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