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Perla Real Inn

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Paseo Urraca 50 | Pearl Islands Panama, Panama Province, Panama
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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Kamloops, Canada
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was totally the best place to stay on the island. Rooms are clean and comfortable, great beds and good a/c. The thing that makes this place so far above the others is the Staff, everyone who works there is really a wonderful person. It might not have been on the beach but it was a easy walk to a... More 

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New York City, New York
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently went to Isla Contadora (aka Pearl Islands) with my mother for two nights during December 2014. We took the new high speed ferry from Panama City (1hr 20,mins) BTW_ fully air conditioned with a flat screen tv! We were greeted at the ferry "landing" by the owner, Maria Jose, who took us back to the hotel on her... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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56 reviews 56 reviews
3 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

My husband and I picked Perla Real as we prefer smaller establishments and were not disappointed. Rooms are well appointed with an ocean vibe (porcelain painted sinks, wicker chairs, etc) but modern and equipped with AC, fan and satellite TV. The outdoor common area was spacious, clean and comfortable, although the hot tub is not used. Breakfast was large, with... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This hotel is a great place to stay on Contadora. We booked our room just ONE night before arrival and I was little bit nervous as it was our first trip to the island and we got no idea what to expect. Anyway, as soon we got from a boat to a shore we were welcomed by the hotel owner... More 

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Panama City, Panama
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

My husband and I stayed 4 nights on November 2014. We booked a standard double room and upon checking-in we were informed that since we were celebrating our wedding anniversary, we were upgraded to a Suite. Such a nice gesture! Rooms are very comfortable and beautifully decorated. The place is cozy and managed by the owner herself (Maria Jose). It... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We were thrilled at the laid back feel and the helpfulness of Maria Jose, Marcela and Carlos. Their top priority is the comfort of their guests. the room was very comfortable and we appreciated the fact that all the staff were willing to drive us to any nook of the island. Maria Jose organized a fantastic fishing trip for me... More 

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Fort Wayne
2 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

My mom and I had the amazing pleasure of staying at Perla Real Inn from 11/17/14-11/20. I have stayed in big resorts in all parts of the world and this is one little gem that I will be sure to visit once again. Isla Contadora for starters is a small island where you feel SAFE and where you can explore... More 

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Panama City, Panama, Panama
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

My husband and I stayed two nights and three days with our 1 year old baby. Perla Real is THE PLACE TO CHOOSE. No other hotels in the island can offer such excellent attention, such cozy rooms and such a wonderful patio. Perla Real is close to every beach and next door neighbor to the best restaurant in the island... More 

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Bellevue WA
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This was my first trip to Contadora and the owner Maria Josef and her assistant Marcela were extremely helpful. Thank you so much for all you did for me! I was picked up at the airport landing strip and greeted with a lovely fruit drink and introduction to the island beaches and restaurants. Casa Tortuga restaurant (see separate reviews) is... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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89 reviews 89 reviews
41 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

At the time we went we had booked very last minute and stayed at the villa near the ocean. Loved the luxurious lounging chairs. I was wondering how the villa next door looks like inside as some famous people loved there in the past. There was also an option to book some food from this location, in the beginning a... More 

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Address: Paseo Urraca 50 | Pearl Islands Panama, Panama Province, Panama
Location: Panama > Panama Province > Pearl Islands > Contadora Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 8
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Perla Real Hotel Contadora Island

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