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Hospedaje Ecologico Nahual

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Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

to be honest i been in many different places in panama the best beach the best people and the best hostel were people real love the mother earth and is no many tourists is a paradise i recommended for everyone who wants to have an unforgettable experience if you have kids do not worry it is good for them service...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed May 6, 2016

Las Lajas was one of the highlights of my time in Panama, and this hostel was apart of that. I liked it so much I went back before leaving the country. The hostel is a short walk from the beach - one of the longest in central america. It is beautiful and not many people go there. The hostel itself...

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Northampton, Massachusetts
Reviewed February 20, 2016

What an amazing place! I cannot say enough good things about Nahual and it's owner Elisa. Nahual is not on the beach, but it is very close. You can hear the surf pounding from the rooms. The whole place is like an amazing little forest filled with birds and flowers. This is a serious eco hostel. It's not a marketing...

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Imperial, Missouri
Reviewed December 10, 2015

From the moment you enter the front gate, you are enveloped in a lush canopy. The atmosphere is laid back, and, as advertised, eco-friendly. You're just as likely to be greeted by an inquisitive rescue pet as a courteous staff member. This hostel has a unique personality. There's several sleeping options. I chose a semi-private room with four beds, and...

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LaSpiaza, Proprietario at Hospedaje Ecologico Nahual, responded to this review

Hi Steve, it was such a pleasure to have you here and I am so happy you appreciated our garden, rescued family and staff. your pics look amazing, thanks!

Las Tablas, Panama
Reviewed July 8, 2015

I really like the Nahual because it is different to the majority of the hostels. It is like a big blooming garden and really deserves the name "Hospedaje Ecológico". They even use alternative cleaning methods and save energy wherever it is posssible. My doughters loved the dogs and enjoyed the beautiful beach "Playa Las Lajas".

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LaSpiaza, Owner at Hospedaje Ecologico Nahual, responded to this review

Having around children so well behaved as yours is a blessing. Those Little girls are angels and, even better, nature loving angels. All the animal (and human) family miss them, bring them back soon to play with us.

Reviewed April 7, 2015

This wonderfull, tropical little paradies, created by a unique and interesting woman, will fill your heart and mind with the flow of the wild panamenian beaches and mangroves, the stars around you, looking at night above the sky, seeing comets flying over the firmament or blue butterflies, which cross your morningway to the delicious vegan breakfast. Hostal Nahual is a...

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LaSpiaza, Owner at Hospedaje Ecologico Nahual, responded to this review

thanks, nature lovers with good vibes are always our preferred customers. someone told me that vegetables grow for nurishing our body, while flowers nourish the soul. I am delighted you appreciated your stay. Come back soon

Munich, Germany
Reviewed July 22, 2014

I was lucky to find this little treasure: the italian owner (and her elderly parents that were here for a visit) cooked great vegan food, partly from the permaculture garden. The cabbins are nice, the kitchen for guests very basic. A beach almost just for you in front of the hospedaje. The price of this quiteness is that taxis to...

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Panama City, Panama
Reviewed March 28, 2014

I love this place! Is very welcoming and quiet, surrounded by nature and lovely animals! The location is perfect if you want to enjoy the beach any time of the day! Food is the best vegan food you can find in Panama! Fresh and home made with local products. El Nahual is also a great place where you can learn...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed March 24, 2014

FOOD for purchase: I came to Nahual as a plant-based traveler who had heard rave reviews about the vegan breakfast and dinner options available to guests. I was not disappointed! This was absolutely some of the best food I found during more than a month of travel in Panamá, and given the quality and quantity, the price was an absolute...

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Mannheim, Germany
Reviewed March 22, 2014

Definately one of our favorite places during our whole 3-week trip to Panama! I can highly recommend this place to anyone who is looking for a quiet spot with a relaxing vibe and who appreciates the underlying ecological concept. Also, I can definately not relate our experience to the negative comment below. My friend and I (mid-twenties, backpackers) arrived at...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Small ecohostel just 30 meters fro the ocean. we love tranquillity, plants and animals and are designed for nature lovers only. A place for connecting with nature, enyoing healthy food and discover na unknown side of Panama: we can help you organize rural tourism trips in the surrounding area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hospedaje Ecologico Nahual

Address: Avenida Costanera, Playa Las Lajas, Las Lajas 0446, Panama (Formerly La Spiaza Hostel & Cabins)
Location: Panama > Chiriqui Province > Las Lajas > Playa Las Lajas
Price Range: $8 - $35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Hospedaje Ecologico Nahual Panama/Playa Las Lajas
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