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    Gran Kahuna Beach Hostel

    Carenero Island | In Front of the Beach, Carenero Island 00420, Panama
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    Dining (5)
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    Overview
    • Excellent34%
    • Very good29%
    • Average12%
    • Poor14%
    • Terrible11%
    Travelers talk about
    Free Internet
    Beachfront
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Room Service
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    Palmar Beach Lodge
    443 reviews
    #2 of 16 Specialty lodging in Isla Bastimentos
     
    Hotel Bocas del Toro
    389 reviews
    #2 of 13 hotels in Bocas Town
     
    Tropical Suites Hotel
    535 reviews
    #1 of 13 hotels in Bocas Town
     
    Buccaneer Resort
    125 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Carenero Island
     
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    1 - 5 of 87 reviews

    Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

    The hostel is located in carenero, which is 1super short boat taxi away from bocas town (1$) and is very calm. The hostel is right on the beach, has hammocks within the water and a nice bar place. The rooms were clean with ac. The...More

    Thank GalGul
    Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

    The Gran Kahuna is a well located Hostel to surf and do daytrips around Bocas. The Accomodation is cheap. The kitchen is Not very good equipped. No Toaster for example. The rooms Are simple but clean. Some beds have a very hard frame where you...More

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    Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

    We went there for a breakfast, they do amazing fruits pancake, and for the poker evening on Sunday. Really easy going place with a bar and nice gazebo. You need to love dogs, this place has few in the lounge.

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    Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

    Got lots of itches. Maybe from the island but I guess also from the rooms/beds. Very loud until 01:00am. So take Ohropax with you. Kitchen is very old and bad equipped. Too expensive for its offering. Would not stay there again

    Thank Alex F
    Reviewed January 11, 2017

    we visit bocas for our honeymoon and prebooked hotel in advance so we did not get to sleep in this amazing hostel. we meet this unique hostel as we walked along the beace and saw they had sup for rent. we hired the sup at...More

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    Palmar Beach Lodge
    443 reviews
    #2 of 16 Specialty lodging in Isla Bastimentos
     
    Hotel Bocas del Toro
    389 reviews
    #2 of 13 hotels in Bocas Town
     
    Tropical Suites Hotel
    535 reviews
    #1 of 13 hotels in Bocas Town
     
    Buccaneer Resort
    125 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Carenero Island
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • $12 - $55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Reservation Options
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    • Location
    • Panama >
    • Bocas del Toro Province >
    • Carenero Island
    • Also Known As
    • Gran Kahuna Beach Hostel Panama/Carenero Island, Bocas Del Toro
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    Traveler (69)
    Pool & Beach (7)
    Dining (5)
    Room & Suite (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (69)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    Room Tips
    "A/C only works at night, bed bugs all over."
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    "We had a private room and went into a dorm. I'd go private but there's still bed bugs!"
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    "One day i will be BACK :)"
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    "come ready for the sand fleas"
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