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Hostal Mamallena

Hostelworld.com$24*
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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We only stayed one night. No fans in the dorms and air con from 9hpm to 7am... it gets hot! Breakfast is a pancake... the place was a bit dirty. We liked the location very near allbrook terminal. Easy in easy out. The staff was nice.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great great time with Mamallena. Brandon was a fantastic host and gracefully gave us tips regarding places we should visit in Panama. The Sanblas trip which they organize is highly recommended, especially the two nights trip. Panama city is not my favorite city but Mamallena is definatelly the place to be once you're there.

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Reviewed April 20, 2017

Stayed here for 3 nights in late February and would definitely recommend this place. From the minute we arrived which was really late at night, everything was super easy and chilled. All the staff were helpful and informative. Free pancakes for breakfast and wifi is included. It's within walking distance to the old town (Casco viejo) but also super easy...

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San Blas Islands, Panama
Reviewed March 26, 2017

I live and work in Panama and frequently have to visit panama city for work. For 6 years I have been staying at Mamallena when I visit the city. The staff is extremely friendly and helpful. The vibe amongst the guests always feels like your visiting family. The facilities have recently been thoughtfully remodeled and have everything you need when...

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Dresden, Germany
Reviewed March 19, 2017

I stayed in mamallena Panama city for more than a week and i really enjoyed it. It s a well looked after place with lots of areas to chill in the house and adjacent garden. Its also very spacious. Nice decorations and wall paintings. Super friendly and ever helpful staff, which had always an answer to my questions and helped...

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Montezuma, Costa Rica
Reviewed March 15, 2017

one of the coolest, colorful and nicely located hostels i've EVER been to. the guys (and girls) that run the place are super nice, and helpful. they were even there to check me in after hours.. it felt like being welcomed home by family. the beds were cozy, the showers had pressure!! all the art on the walls was amazing,...

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Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

Mamallena in Panama City is clean and in a good location with lots of shopping nearby. It's also within walking distance of Casco Viejo (the old city) which is a cool part of the city! Theres a sweet hangout spot with swings and free wifi! I also enjoyed the free pancake breakfast with free tea or coffee. Brandon was really...

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Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

Worst experience at a hostel of our 15+ hostel stays so far. Didn't have beds ready when we arrived at 7 pm (didn't apologize) and after waiting about 45 mins they informed us that we would have to share a bed for more money than the two singles we had booked. Never admitted they made a mistake or apologized. Tried...

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Reviewed February 22, 2017

We stayed here with our two kids for one night. It is a backpackers hostel. Our room was small and very hot, because the A-C was not working very well, so we didnt sleep too well. But on the other hand, we had a great time here. It is a relaxed place, helpfull staff and perfectly fine for a short...

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Reviewed February 18, 2017

The place was just redone and it's the nicest hostel I've stayed in after two months of traveL. It seemed worth the $13 for a dorm . Quiet at night in the upstairs dorms where I stayed. very clean for the 50+ people staying there, staff is really friendly and organized. Many chill areas over two floors of hostel. The...

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Amenities

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Hostal Mamallena

Address: Casa 7-62 Calle Primera | Perejil, Panama City, Panama
Location: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range: $12 - $27 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Mamallena Backpackers Panama City
Hostal Mamallena Panama/Panama City
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“maybe call ahead just enjoy?”
jpearcen, Mar 15, 2017 | Read review
“Only book here to stay in a dorm - Look somewhere else for a private room”
DoDoFarouk, Dec 28, 2016 | Read review
“If you can afford the private rooms during the stay...well worth it.”
ChaosYogi, Dec 27, 2016 | Read review
“Reserve or show up early”
miamimikechitre, Dec 3, 2016 | Read review
“Stay in the rooms that lock downstairs, rather than the ones near reception!”
catrionas114, Jul 24, 2016 | Read review
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