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La Playita Resort

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Pedasi, Panama
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La Playita Resort
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Miami, Florida
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As other reviews state, Lester knight, the owner and famous retired jockey is the owner of this property. Meeting Lester is a delight. He is charming and likable. Lester offered a tour of the Oceanside rooms that are being completed now. The work is incredible. The rooms offer a deck overlooking the pacific bay Lester owns. Views are outstanding. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

A beautiful and very exciting place. The best beach of Panama in the pacific coast, like a carpet. There are several types of animals free, like parrots, monkeys, emus, a lot of birds and butterflies and one Bambi. It is a peaceful and quiet place. It is very close to Iguana Island and you can go whale watching to Pedasi.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

After reading all the wonderful reviews we decided to book Playita for 5 nights. Well, can you imagine our surprise when we entered the road to this small resort to find 15 bus loads of people. There were people everywhere. We could not even get into the grounds. There was know reservation area or anyone who spoke English to help... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

Parrots in a gorgeous array of colours flying fast through the trees and alighting near the monkeys. Lester, the owner bought this property as a get-away with an incredible beach and lots of mature trees. Over time it has transformed into a small get-away place with about 8 rooms. Each building is built with excellent materials and skilled artisan workmanship.... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

This is a prefect place to bring children. There are shady huts beside a calm beach in a protected cove. Your older ones can rent surf boards at neighbouring Playa Venao while the little ones dabble in the shallows of La Playita. We stayed in one of the new rooms in the lodge still under construction. Pros: spacious lovely rooms... More 

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Lincoln, Illinois
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2012

We were steered toward La Playita by the owners of a B&B in Panama City who told us it was where they would take their grandchildren when visiting Panama. They were so right! We traveled to the Pedasi area in March 2012 with our 8 and 5 year old "animal and beach loving" children. La Playita delivered in both areas.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

great place , rooms are sooo, must see. but...watch out for the food , the chef even thinks he can sing...the people workingthere were great.good thing that there was other places to eat. beautiful place, just take some pepto!

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Tucson, Arizona
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

A truly magical place located on a beautiful, serene beach. I fell in love with La Playita for so many reasons... the animals freely roaming around the property, the lush setting, the attentive staff, but mostly the artistry throughout the property inside and out. Wherever your eye falls another treat awaits, almost as if the owner, who is the genius... More 

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Cape Coral, Florida
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2012

Wow!!!! What a beautiful place.If you travel to Panama this is a must you only need 3 days. Wake up to the sound of monkeys,parrots,iguanas and roosters then walk down to a beautiful beach ,where the ocean water is calm and relaxing.For lunch have a grill corvina and a cold beer as we say in America it doesn't get any... More 

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San Ramon, California
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39 reviews 39 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2012

If you love nature and if you have dreamed of a place to get away from it all.... this is the spot. Don't expect room service or all the regular hotel amenities, maybe sometime in the future. This is a place to "upscale" rough-it and live with nature around you. The room are very artistic and a lot of construction... More 

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Address: Pedasi, Panama
Location: Panama > Los Santos Province > Pedasi
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
La Playita Hotel Pedasi
La Playita Resort Panama/Pedasi

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