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Panama City, Panama
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11 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Me and a group of 9 planned a trip to Santa Catalina from Thursday to Sunday. We made reservations at Oasis Surf Camp, which I totally recommend. The service is excellent. We got to Santa Catalina at 11:00PM, but that was no problem to the owner. He was awake waiting to welcome us. The cabana was clean as well as... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

I came here on my own as my boyfriend was diving for the day. I got the morning shuttle from oasis hostel in town to the beach. It only runs at 9am and there's no return shuttle. The restaurant is under refurbishment but still open. Sadly they offered 6 fruit juices but only had banana. I had a bruchetta for... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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37 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016

So i didn't get to stay here and when my friends and I made it down to the beach man did we ever wish we had. We only paid for and used a day pass so that we would be able to use the facilities and beach chairs but man oh man is this a great beach hostel. Great views,... More 

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Oasis Surf Camp H, Gerente at Oasis Surf Camp, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to evaluate your Oasis Surf Camp! We appreciate your good rating and we are pleased that you enjoyed our facilities and the attention and warmth of our staff. It will be our pleasure to welcome you back soon to your “Cheap-Good-Relaxed-chill” in Santa Catalina. Team Oasis More 

Miami, Florida
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

Had a great time at Oasis recently. Great place to stay in Santa Catalina, it is one of the few places right on the sand, with a great wave to surf all day. It is a bit further from the point with the famous wave, but very kid friendly environment. Accommodations are rough, but the natural beauty around you makes... More 

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Oasis Surf Camp H, Gerente at Oasis Surf Camp, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to evaluate your stay at Oasis Surf Camp! We appreciate your good rating and we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay at our fun and beautiful, natural Oasis. It will be our pleasure to welcome you back soon. Greetings from Santa Catalina. Team Oasis More 

Panama City, Panama
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140 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

The camp is a cute place.It's directly at the beach and you need to cross a river (at low tide it doesnt even reach the beach) to get there. It has little colorful houses that can accomodate 4 people. It's relatively clean. The mattresses are very bad though. (Was a bit expensive with $120/night in high season.) Food in the... More 

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Oasis Surf Camp H, Gerente at Oasis Surf Camp, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to evaluate your stay at Oasis Surf Camp and send us your criteria to help us improve. We are sorry to read that our services did not meet your expectations and we apologize for any inconveniences and misunderstanting. For us too is a shame that people from other towns came and did that. We... More 

San Francisco, California
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016 via mobile

If you are wanting to relax and have a chill vibe oasis is it!!!! We came to SC for some beach time after spending 4 days in Bocas del Toro. We planned on staying a couple nights and after the first day we stayed 5 days!!! Our cabin was directly on the beach!!! They have sweet little thatched umbrellas with... More 

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Oasis Surf Camp H, Gerente at Oasis Surf Camp, responded to this review

Comments like yours are definitely nice to read. Our goal is always to provide a memorable vacation for our guests like you did. It will be our pleasure to welcome you back soon to your “Incredible Oasis Surf Camp” in Santa Catalina. The main motivation for our entire team is your good assessment. Thank you for considering always fabulous!! Greetings... More 

Colorado
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

It seems like a cool place that genuinely wants you to enjoy Santa Catalina at first, but after a day goes by they prove themselves to be greedy and not actually provide half the services they claim. They came up with several random charges that almost doubled the agreed price of my stay. I felt taken advantage of by staying... More 

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Oasis Surf Camp H, Gerente at Oasis Surf Camp, responded to this review

We are sorry to read that you did not enjoy your time with us and that our services did not meet your expectations and we apologize for any inconveniences and misunderstanting. It is important to clarify that we do not charge the hotel taxes you would have to pay in Panama, the only tax we charge is the 3% for... More 

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Panama City, Panama
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

Hey you just need to go to this awesome place in the middle of the jungle in santa catalina. the adventure starts when you cross the river and plug your mind with all the nature around, you can get from your bed to the wave in a few steps ... Highly recommended I saw a family hanging around in this... More 

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Oasis Surf Camp H, Gerente at Oasis Surf Camp, responded to this review

Comments like yours are definitely nice to read. Our goal is always to provide a memorable vacation for our guests like you did. It will be our pleasure to welcome you back soon to Santa Catalina. The main motivation for our entire team is your good assessment. Thank you for considering us "The best experience that i ever had" !!... More 

Panama City, Panama
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015 via mobile

We have been coming over for 3 to 4 days and stay at the beach cabins where you will stay the whole trip and do nothing but enjoy the large beach. The break on front of the beach is perfect for kids and beginners to start learning how to surf. Walking distance you can get to the point, that is... More 

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Oasis Surf Camp H, Gerente at Oasis Surf Camp, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to evaluate your stay at Oasis Surf Camp! We appreciate your good rating and we are pleased that you enjoyed our facilities and the attention and warmth of our staff and the food of our Oasis Restaurant. It will be our pleasure to welcome you back soon to your “Best beach place to relax"... More 

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24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

I travelled here during the month of August. This place has the best location and view in Santa Catalina, hands down. A collection of concrete cabanas and scattered tents on Estero Beach. The only caution to mention is the hotel property is separated from the mainland by a small river that needs to be crossed. Depending on whether it's high-... More 

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Oasis Surf Camp H, Gerente at Oasis Surf Camp, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to evaluate your stay at Oasis Surf Camp and send us your criteria to help us improve. We appreciate your good rating despite the drawbacks of low pressure, which we are trying to improve every day. We are pleased that you enjoyed our facilities and the atmosphere of our hotel. It will be our... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Oasis Surf Camp located in the Estero beach, Santa Catalina province of Veraguas in Panama, is the only hotel in front of beach that provides a comfortable and relaxing family atmosphere, where you can enjoy your stay without going anywhere. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oasis Surf Camp

Address: El Estero Beach | In Front of Estero Beach, Santa Catalina, Panama
Location: Panama > Veraguas Province > Santa Catalina
Price Range: $54 - $220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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