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A Private Island Resort on San Jose Island | Pearl Islands, Panama, Panama Province, Panama
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Hacienda del Mar
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Santa Monica, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars NEW

perfect white sand beach, crystal clear water, dirt road runway, and hardly any other travelers. that's paradise! it felt like we had the island to ourselves! only caveat, the food was not quite as great as the prices suggest, and there is no stated laundry facility. But we would return in a heartbeat!!

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have no words to describe our experience, a place to never forget and to return as soon as we can. I recommend it for couples or families. We arrive from Marcos Gelabert Int. airport and 20 minutes after we were there, then the hotel pick us up and about 20 minutes ride to the hotel. All the cabins are... More 

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Montana
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33 reviews 33 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

After having stayed at another resort on a nearby island, we found this to be head and shoulders above the competition. Accommodations had spectacular views, there's plenty to do, and the setting is spectacular. There are two things to be aware of - first, nothing here is done in a hurry. Dinner and food service is all laid back and... More 

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So Cal
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44 reviews 44 reviews
16 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We stayed on the island for only 3 nights and were completely satisfied overall. The short flight over was on a small plane and I had pleasant experience despite our luggage not being on the flight. Once we arrived, we took a 20 minute drive to the resort, passing a large crocodile in a creek on the way. Once at... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Within a very short plane trip from Panama City, you can totally disconnect from your daily routine in this gorgeous place. It is the only hotel in the island with breathtaking sceneries that will definitively make your stay an unforgettable one. The beach is also “kids friendly”, so all can enjoy. The hotel staff is very helpful and would make... More 

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for three nights in September. We debated between the Pearl Islands, San Blas or Bocos Del Toro for the "beachy" part of our trip and we were SO GLAD we chose here. First and foremost, booking here is made super easy as Marissa who handles reservations, also handles booking your flight to/from the island... More 

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San Francisco, California
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

A short prop plane trip from Panama City lands you in an unspoiled paradise of an Island. The nature, scenery and beaches are top notch. You are literally are the only ones on the island enjoying it. The sunny, relaxing vacation we hoped for was in every way catered for by the staff at the resort. Whether it be lounging... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Amazing is a little word for our experience on Hacienda del Mar. We like to do internal tourism in Panama, and i never tought I would find such a place, but I did. The lobster its the best lobster Ive had since I can remember. The personel and customer service its amazing since once you arrive you feel right at... More 

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Toronto
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

We were looking to experience a region of Panama which was more remote & showcased the ocean and beautiful beaches and escape from a busy life - HDM definitely fit the bill. We found it on Trip Advisor and after a lot of back and forth with Marissa, we decided that this was the place for us. She was very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

in one Word: PARADISE!!! We stayed 3 days and 2 nights and didn't want to leave. The bungalows are perfect and all of them with an amazing view of the beach. You also get to see many macaws and toucans in the trees. All the staff made us feel at home. The only thing we recomend is that you should... More 

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Address: A Private Island Resort on San Jose Island | Pearl Islands, Panama, Panama Province, Panama
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Location: Panama > Panama Province > Pearl Islands > San Jose Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 14
Also Known As:
Hacienda Del Mar Hotel San Jose Island
Hacienda Del Mar Panama/San Jose Island

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