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3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   | Isla de Contadora, Panama Province 055421, Panama (Formerly Punta Galeon Hotel)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Panama City, Panama, Panama
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I recently stayed at The Point Hotel located in beautiful Contadora Island (12 min flight, 1 hr 1/2 by Ferry from Panama City) and cant say enough great things about this beautiful unique property with such breathtaking ocean views and local art throughout the hotel. I departed from the Balboa Yacht club to board the Ferry which took about 1... More

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Winnipeg
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is not the Four Seasons but the owner and staff are attentive and as you may know this is not usual in Panama. I must have internet because I work while travelling and I was very impressed when I received an email that there may be an issue with the internet, and a suggestion that I may want to... More

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Pagosa Springs, CO
2 reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So relaxing...great location...very friendly people as staff. Very glad we stayed here! New manager seems very customer oriented. Wish we could have stayed longer. Absolutely loved the location…especially after seeing the other hotels on the island.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I read all the reviews on Contadora hotels before booking at The Point through a guide helping me based in Panama (Barefoot Panama). The location is stunning, with views of the beaches and an old tropical feel, not a Disney version of Panama. Maybe because I knew Panama from living there as a child, the "imperfections" didn't matter as much... More

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Spain
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108 reviews 108 reviews
18 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

After not so good experience with Villa Romantica in the past we thought we try another place. We knew "The Point" from passing on previous occasions and we knew it was pretty much run down and in need of major renovation. This is also reflected in some of the Tripadvisor reviews. We thought to give it a go anyway. A... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

The hotel is really great. You feel like in small paradise. Direct view on the sea from the rooms. The rooms are clean and they have a small terrace so that you can enjoy some "alone/quite" time after the beach.

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Cando, ND
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

We stayed at the Point in August of 2013. My son loved the pool and the location as we could rent golf carts nearby and tool around. My wife and I enjoyed the hotel and greatly appreciated the staff and management who really made our stay wonderful. We had two adjoining rooms looking out over the ocean with unbeatable views.... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

The Point was very nice and relaxing. The view was fantastic. The location was great, right where the ferry arrives. It is located right on a beach near the small sailing center and near tour operators that offer snorkeling and whale watching trips to other islands, and the welcome center where golf carts can be rented to explore the island.... More

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Panama City, Panama
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

I was there for a relaxing week end with my family. The Point have the best location in the island by beeing next to airport and the ferries arriving from Panama come right on their beach. On of the best beach to my opinión from the island is their semi private beach. The food is good. The service is also... More

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Paris, Ile-de-France, France
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

we had a nice stay in this hotel rooms are quite small but very clean ... they all have a nice view - choose maybe the ones looking at the sunset the staff is very friendly and always try to help - they give good advices, always in a friendly way breakfast is ok - lunch on the beach is... More

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Also Known As:
Punta Galeon Contadora Island
Address: | Isla de Contadora, Panama Province 055421, Panama (Formerly Punta Galeon Hotel)
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Location: Panama > Panama Province > Pearl Islands > Contadora Island
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Contadora Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Point 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Point Resort is the ultimate getaway tucked away on a small island off the coast of Panama in the Pacific Ocean. One of many Pearl Islands, you will find yourself in centre of an extremely rich archipelago a short 20 minute flight from Panama City. Welcoming yet never overwhelming, The Point Resort rally inspiring, thoughtfully designed and located in the Panamas Adventure and relaxation outpost. The Point Resort Isla Contadora, Panama Located in Isla Contadora, 20 minutes by plane from Panama City and 1 hour 1/2 by boat.The Point Resort has 48 rooms completely equipped and all strategically located overlooking the sea. It is located opposite the airport and near the clinic, police station, mini-super and airlines agencies. Electrical service and water 24 hours. It has two beautiful beaches and is surrounded by small islands easily accessible to its visitors.Welcome. ... more   less 
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