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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“san blas”(57 reviews)
“private room”(47 reviews)
“free pancakes”(21 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Kitchenette
Rooftop Bar
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Reviewed October 20, 2014

After a really long bus ride across panama we went to mamallena and we were happy from the start edgardo was at reception and was a very nice guy he could nt help enough we stayed for 3 night in a private room with AC...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed October 18, 2014

well i arrived in baking hot panama and finally got to hostel they work 24hrs which is great i was shown to my dorm bed and was hit by the air con which was just what i needed.The bed was comfy clean and space under...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed October 17, 2014

Stayed here for a few days by myself. There is nothing wrong with the hostel, it's clean and stuff, just it's not very social and the staff were not the nicest. The area also wasn't the friendliest for a solo female traveler, lots of cat...More

Thank Mnoet
Reviewed September 30, 2014

We've been hostel jumping for a month in Panama. The hospitality and the family setting at Hostel Mamallena has been one of my favorite parts about this trip! The owner is beyond helpful about the area and offered many activities for us to do! The...More

1  Thank Brittgonzales
Reviewed September 30, 2014

Hostel Mamallena is the best hostel in the city out of the ones we visited. A group of 7 of us visited Lunas Castle, Hostel Siriri and Mamallena was clearly the best. The manager is named Richard. He is very knowledgeable with local restaurants, best...More

Thank Cody W
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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Price range
$11 - $29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette
Details
Price range
$11 - $29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette
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"You can get a great San Blas tour via the hostel"
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"reserve during hi season"
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"Dorm D1 is nice, don´t take D3"
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"Downstairs dorms have private bathrooms"
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