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Hotel Santa Catalina Panama

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Bellevue, Nebraska
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It's very clean, spacious and comfortable. Unfortunately the whole town lost power the night we stayed there so could not enjoy the hotel as its best! Kitchen could not cook us dinner as there were no power and there were people before us waiting on food and they said it would take to long

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Thanks guys for everything. Great spot, excellent support. Hotel is very nice. Food was great. Clean plenty quiet. The owners were there with the kind of oversight which completed my opinion. Santa Catalina has a nice community of surfers and fishermen. Boats are reasonable, and the area is worth a tour.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Customer service needs to improve. Food was good. I had to call house keeping for more towels. My second day there were doing drilling in the room next to me. Unacceptable. I had to call the manager..

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San Antonio, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

stayed for a week and the hotel and people are great! rooms are very nice and everything works well, very nice restaurant with an excellent Argentinian chef. pool is clean and refreshing. Sergio is most helpful with any needs you have and Cheney in the restaurant is wonderful. would recommend to anyone!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 4 days and it was awesome! Great food, great staff, great rooms, great location! Loved that I could check the break right out front while i sipped coffee each AM. The only bummer was the lack of swell during our trip but hey mother nature does what she wants.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for one night prior to a snorkeling trip in Santa Catalina. The rooms were very nice and clean and the property was very nice. I would go back and spend more time. The only downfall was that the power was out for a significant portion of our 1 night there. We had chosen the place and paid... More 

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Boquete, Panama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have lived in Panama now for almost a decade. We are retired folks who surf having lived our life on the North Shore of Hawaii. This hotel is situated at one of the premiere breaks ...especially on the Pacific side. It's five minutes from the room to the waters edge with the break right out front. As lifetime surfers,... More 

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Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When we arrived, it was quite easy to find the hotel. The grounds were fenced in and it was easy to find the reception office. The staff was friendly and let us check in early. The room was large and clean and the beds were comfortable -- our room had a king and 2 bunk beds. The air conditioner worked... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice spacious rooms, absolutely clean and well maintained, oceanfront, friendly staff, cozy, price friendly, pretty surroundings, good restaurant. What need I say more, iwe absolutely enjoyed our stay for the full 100%. THANK YOU for the hospitality!

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Venice, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this is my 3rd stay at the hotel santa catalina. each time is better than the last.the staff makes you feel at home and take care of all your needs.location,location,location .good surf,good food,great people.cant wait to come back.

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Santa Catalina is a new 11 room boutique beachfront hotel located directly in front of the world class surf break in Santa Catalina, Veraguas Province of Panama. The hotels location is ideal for anyone coming to Santa Catalina to surf, dive, fish or just hang out. Short walking distance from all the restaurants, bars, village center and other beaches. Coiba Island and Cebaco Island is within a short boat ride from the property for diving and snorkeling activities. Santa Catalina Island is just a 10 minute paddle on Kayak or Stand-Up Paddle Board (SUP), which are both free to our guests. The hotel offers comfortable rooms with memory foam beds, 100% cotton bed linens, air conditioning, en-suite bathrooms with hot water, mini-refrigerator, cable TV, lockers, and kitchenettes in the suite rooms. Breakfast and lunch room service is available (not included in room rate). We offer free use of our Kayaks, Surfboards, Skateboards and Bicycles. Previously known as Kenny's Surf Camp (since 1981), in 2010 the hotel was completely re-designed and re-built, using all natural sustainable materials including stone, rock, clay tile, and local tropical hardwoods. With a blend of Spanish-Colonial and tropical architectural style, Hotel Santa Catalina Panama offers a unique look and feel with a great service staff and ideal location. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Santa Catalina Panama

Address: Calle Hacia Playa el Estero | & Calle Kenny, Santa Catalina, Panama
Location: Panama > Veraguas Province > Santa Catalina
Price Range: $78 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Santa Catalina Panama 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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