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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia 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 4 days ago NEW

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 1 week ago

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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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good recommendation for a great location a pool should be welcome although Panama is not as hot as the Colombian coast. Good dorms, clean and net, excellent staff always offering attention and help. Well recommended for smal budget.

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The guy at reception who checked us in was friendly and welcoming. We stayed in a 6 bed dorm for one night. The bunks each had a wall socket, light and small locker. The beds were comfortable. There was air con too. The WiFi is not good. There is only one connection and it is a very busy hostel. The...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly English speaking staff, good rooms. As well the private as the dorms are more than fine! Community kitchen, good wifi and realaxed atmosphere. Free pancakes in the morning :-) In the middle of the city, but the garden is quit and peacefull to relaxed after an night partying in PC. Lots of travellers passing by, exellent if you want...

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Colchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very helpful and friendly staff. The hostel is well placed for visiting the sights of the city. rooms are comfortable with air conditioning and fans. Amenities, showers, cooking area, outdoor space, drinks available to buy. I had a great stay here and meet some great people. highly recommended.

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Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights. Very helpfull staff at the frontdesk! Rooms, communal bathrooms and the kitchen where fine :) Lots of communal chill area's, even a pingpong tabel. Self-bake pancakes are a good breakfast. We thought the location was great, near a busstop that goes to the main busstation for 0,25$. You can do a walk allong the coast...

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Geelong, Australia
Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

This hostel has everything you need...a kirchen, tv hang room with open windows, a huge outdoor area, a ping pong table and the best of all free pancakes as many as you like for breakfast with homemade syrup! Its located with lots of restaurants and shops that you need with a bus stop out the front that connects you to...

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Medellin, Colombia
Reviewed January 5, 2017

This place is very nice to stay. They have private rooms and doorms and both are really nice. This hostel keeps moving, improving and changing. We have stayed there a few times and everytime something was new. It is very colourful, the staff is friendly and nice (english and spanish speaking). Nice local restaurants close by. We really enjoyd this...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • 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 - $32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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Mamallena Backpackers Panama City
Hostal Mamallena Panama/Panama City
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Only book here to stay in a dorm - Look somewhere else for a private room”
 of 5 bubbles DoDoFarouk, Dec 28, 2016 | Read review
“If you can afford the private rooms during the stay...well worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles ChaosYogi, Dec 27, 2016 | Read review
“Reserve or show up early”
 of 5 bubbles miamimikechitre, Dec 3, 2016 | Read review
“Stay in the rooms that lock downstairs, rather than the ones near reception!”
 of 5 bubbles catrionas114, Jul 24, 2016 | Read review
“do not sleep right under the airconditing”
 of 5 bubbles 811rachels, Mar 17, 2016 | Read review
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