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Perla Real Inn

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Paseo Urraca 50 | Pearl Islands Panama, Panama Province, Panama
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Panama
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The beach is wonderful! Best beach I know in Panama! Worth the trip and the price! The hotel is good, with good service (which is rare in Panama)! I only would improve the closer to the beach bathrooms.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The property offer a "daytation" deal(go for the day) when you purchase ferry transportation to Contadora Island. (The deal includes welcome frozen beverage,lunch, beach chair, and umbrella at the beach.) You are met at the beach as you arrive by ferry. You are then transferred to the Inn. You are greeted, your lunch order is taken and scheduled , and... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Inn offers good value for money and is clean and comfortable. The staff was quite friendly and helpful. The property appears to have been luxurious maybe a generation ago but is starting to show its age a bit. I thought of Graham Greene. It is not run down or shabby; just a bit tired. Still, I would return. Access... More 

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Apollo Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

I picked the Perla Real because i would be welcome at the beachfront Perla and this one was much less expensive. I made a great choice. The hotel room was very nice, great A/C thank yo. Bed was comfortable. I rented a mule to get around the island and the team at Perla picked me up and dropped me off... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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44 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

The location is nice. The rooms while fairly simple were nice and clean. The staff is what made the difference. They were very pleasant and went out of their way to help you enjoy the trip. Having access to the beach and the restaurant at the sister hotel transforms a B&B experience to a full resort experience.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

We had a very pleasant experience at the Perla Real Inn for a quick two night stay in June. We were picked up at the ferry dock shortly after arriving and driven to the hotel by golf cart (the primary means of transportation on the island). As we checked in, we were served a nice complimentary beverage and given a... More 

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Skokie, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Loved this place. Someone from hotel will pick you up from the landing strip; there is no airport. Comfortable rooms of varying sizes. Cannot say enough about the staff. Rooms are cleaned promptly. Would stay there again and again.They bent over backyards to try and accommodate every need. Nice breakfast included; limited menu thereafter which is not a problem. Everything... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights in May. They picked us up from the ferry and dropped us off at the airport for free. And while our Spanish was severely lacking, they were patient and kind to us. The room itself was not 5 or 4 or 3 stars. But we were on an island in panama, not a major city.... More 

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San Gabriel, California
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Perla Real Inn was a very pleasant surprise for us. The inn was very comfortable and homey. Even though the staffs didn't speak English, they were all very friendly and helpful. However, the owner spoke very good English and was very friendly. We love their juicy hamburger and mozzarella sticks!! We were pretty disappointed with their water down mixed drinks.... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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31 reviews
11 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Perla Real Inn is probably the nicest place to stay in Contadora. Recently, a change in ownership brought needed improvements to this charming (another "C") property. The rooms are comfortable with high end bedding, great air conditioning, and generous amenities. The staff who worked when we were there were amazing--alternating duties and working almost around the clock with precision teamwork.... More 

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