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Bajo Boquete, Boquete 507, Panama
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Hostal Gaia
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

The new location of the hostel is close to the city center, but quiet and at the riverside. The interior is new, modern and very clean. The staff is very helpful and friendly, so we felt very welcome. You will find a perfect equipped kitchen with coffee for free, a nice living room with a library, a terrace and cozy... More 

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Nagoya, Japan
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

This hostel has been relocated since the beginning of August: no longer behind Suger & Spice, but behind the local school in downtown Boquete. Everything is new and clean at this new location with good WiFi and fully-equipped kitchen. It also has a seemingly nice backyard (under construction when I was there) with a tranquil river running nearby. Although, I... More 

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Huntington Beach, California
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30 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

Hostal Gaia is a beautiful hostel with small dormitory rooms, a great communal kitchen and good wi fi. The people that stayed there when we were there were interesting and friendly. It's a relaxing place and quiet environment where people socialize around the dining table but doesn't break into a party scene. They have affordable laundry services and great tips... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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63 reviews 63 reviews
8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

The professional and personable staff (Hilda, Olivia, Diana) is just one of the factors that make Hostal Gaia my favorite place to stay in Boquete. I spent three weeks in Boquete, tried other properties, and feel that Gaia is a great value, draws mature and respectful travelers (for the most part), and offers a well-equipped, shared kitchen and comfortable common... More 

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San Francisco, California, United States
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135 helpful votes 135 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

There isnt a better hostal in Boquete for the $$$$. Clean, cheap, secure and a great location right on the main street about 100m down from the park. Hilda is the lady in charge and she really takes care of her guests. I will definitely be back!

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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16 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Hostel Gaia is a cheap place to stay for one night. Bed is just 1.80cm long. Rooms are ok but not really nice, shower was ok as well. Staff doesn't speak english, just 1 person could spek a little bit.

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Venlo, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Great Hostel for spending a few days. The living area and kitchen was perfect size (not to big) in order to have a great chat / time together. Also kitchen was very good equiped and the manager was very helpfull.

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Budapest, Hungary
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202 reviews 202 reviews
27 hotel reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

We just left here after 3 nights in the private room right off of the reception area. Initially, I had concerns that this would be noisy with people coming and going, but since the reception closes in the evening, it was no problem. The kitchen upstairs where the dorm rooms are, was well equipped to service a number of people... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
18 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

A very nice couple of days at Gaia. Good location just off the Main Street. Manager speaks excellent English and is very informative and helpful. Great common area with lots of reading material and a good, well-stocked kitchen (utensils). Washing is cheap ($2!). Our double room was clean, comfortable and the bathroom was good. Very solid bet if staying a... More 

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Hastings, Michigan, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

This is a hostal but also has a private room. This place is in a convenient location and is well kept. I have not stayed at a hostal in a long time so hard to compare to others. The mattress was okay to sleep on and that is what is really important.

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Address: Bajo Boquete, Boquete 507, Panama
Location: Panama > Chiriqui Province > Boquete
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 4
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