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Canopy Lodge

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Cerro Gaital Natural Monument, El Valle de Anton 0832-2701 WTC, Panama
Canopy Lodge
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife, daughter and I had a wonderful trip at Canopy Lodge from 3/14-21. We could not have picked a better place for our first birding trip to Panama. Elba did a great job with our reservation and arranging our transfer from Panama City. As soon as we arrived we were greeted and shown around by Tino and settled in.... More 

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Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I enjoyed a full week at the Lodge in early March, together with daily birding to regional areas. We would return in a minute! The lodge is set in a beautiful location along a stream where we were fortunate to see the elusive Sunbittern one morning as well as seeing other interesting birds on the grounds of... More 

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sudbury,ma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a small lodge - 8 rooms - 16 guests. The bird guides are local, amazing, talented. Bird whisperers actually. They make their own bird calls and seem to know exactly where the hard to find the birds and also about their habits. They are patient, enthusiastic and speak English well. The lodge is lovely with ample rooms, a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

After a lovely drive from the Canopy Tower, we arrived for our week at Canopy Lodge. Beautiful grounds. Loved the deck and bird feeders! We could easily eat the great food for the rest of our lives. It's our kind of food. Wish we could obtain this fresh fruit in Nova Scotia. Danilo was our wonderful guide for the first... More 

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Princeton, NJ
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42 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Spent three nights here on a birding tour and wished it had been more. Lovely, peaceful place in the mountains, with a brook running through it, gardens, a friendly, professional staff, and plenty of birds. Our guide, Danilo, was great at bird-finding and identification. My "single" room had a double bed and was certainly large enough for two. Family-style meals... More 

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

You have created a wonderful place and my husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Your staff, guides and drivers were all excellent and they love what they do and it shows. It is obvious you have a gift for what you do and love it – always a good combination. Our room was wonderful, great food and our birding... More 

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Caz, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

We visited the Canopy Lodge in January, 2015 for 5 days. Canopy Lodge picks you up at the airport when you arrive and takes you on a 2-hour drive through Panama City (the beautiful and very new capital), over the canal and on up into the hills above El Valle. Our flight came in at 10 pm so we stayed... More 

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Canopy Lodge is set along a stream rushing with clear water. The grounds are both manicured and natural gardens. It is simply beautiful and peaceful. The rooms are large and comfortable with floor to ceiling windows and french doors out onto balconies with chairs for sitting. They are light filled and peaceful. One night was windy and rainy and I... More 

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Tonosi, Panama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Canopy Lodge is situated up by the Chorro Macho trailhead and has a lovely walking path throughout the property where you will see a rich diversity of wildlife (we saw sloths, toucans, motmots, wide array of humming birds, and many other species just around and behind the buildings.) When you book, you will get a morning tour with one of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

El Valle is truly a garden paradise in Panama, and the Canopy Lodge is a beautiful place to experience its beauty and wildlife. The grounds are absolutely gorgeous, and there are a tree house, a fresh water swimming pool, and a swing for younger guests. The staff was excellent and accommodating, the rooms were lovely, and the food was delicious!... More 

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