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Baviaanskloof
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32 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything you have read so far about the Magnolia Inn is true. What makes this place extra special is the concept. The owners could easily have decided to turn it into a boutique hotel only. What sets it apart from the other hostels I've stayed at is the careful design of accommodating travellers on a shoestring as well as travellers... More 

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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hostel is probably the best hostel I've ever stay. After sailing from Cartagena, it was amazing to get in this sweet place. Beds are amazing, shower was great. All the facilities were great. Also staff was very helpful and friendly.

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Thank pitus125
Magnolia I, General Manager at Magnolia Inn, responded to this review

Dear pitus125, WOW! We are blown away by your review. Best hostel ever, what an honor! We hope to may welcome you back very soon! Kind regards, Joeri van der Linden More 

Munich, Germany
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24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here 2 nights before heading for the Pearl Islands. We stayed in a 6 bed-dorm, which was perfectly ok, bunkbeds with good matresses and bedlight on each bunkbed, lockers for every guest and a suffiecient airconditioning. The shared bathrromm and shower were ok, but not too clean, but enough of hot water. We really liked the community citchen... More 

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Thank Susalily
Magnolia I, General Manager at Magnolia Inn, responded to this review

Dear Susalily, Thank you for your review, we are glad to hear you had such a great stay at Magnolia Inn. We pride ourselves in having a very clean and tidy hotel, so I took immediate action upon reading your comment, making sure that it will not happen again. We hope to may welcome you back soon. Kind regards, Joeri... More 

Tucson, Arizona
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

All of the reviews are spot on. This hostel sincerely strives for excellence. You may find the orthoepedic mattresses may be of better quality you have back home. If you like air conditioning they have dorms for such and if you don't they an incredible open air ballroom dorm with lots of space. The building itself is an architectural wonder... More 

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Magnolia I, General Manager at Magnolia Inn, responded to this review

Hi Howie! Thank you so much for staying at Magnolia Inn in Casco Viejo. We are really pleased to read you had such an excellent stay, and we are looking forward to your return. Kind regards, Joeri van der Linden More 

Baltimore, Maryland
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36 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our second time back to Magnolia and it was even better than the first. The staff is helpful and friendly- they even offered to arrange an airport pick up for the people in our group. We stayed on the "3rd" Floor which provides amazing views and large rooms. There is a full kitchen on the 2cd floor if... More 

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Thank SOpdyke
Magnolia I, General Manager at Magnolia Inn, responded to this review

Dear SOpdyke, Thank you so much for your kind words. Nothing pleases us more than returning guests, especially if their stay has even gotten better the second time. We will gladly await your third visit! Kind regards, Joeri van der Linden. More 

Boquete, Panama
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26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friends and I only went in and looked at the hotel and talked with the manager who took us around to see the different types of room and facilities. It runs the gamut from $15/night nice dormitory rooms to mid-range Queen bed rooms with private baths and 3 Penthouse rooms with king bed, private bath and kitchenette. Completely redone... More 

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Magnolia I, General Manager at Magnolia Inn, responded to this review

Hello Jaqui, It was an absolute pleasure to give you and your friends a tour around our restored french colonial building. We are looking forward to your stay here in Casco Viejo. Kind regards, Joeri van der Linden More 

Brisbane, Australia
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37 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place is perfect for a quick stay as it is centrally located in the beautiful old town (Casco Viejo) of Panama City. There is no lift so get ready to carry your luggage up a stunning staircase; reception was quick to help. Rooms modern and mattress/pillows comfortable. We had room 2C the best we thought. Quiet and large.

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Thank Danny G
Magnolia I, General Manager at Magnolia Inn, responded to this review

Hey Danny! Thank you for your awesome comments. I am glad to hear you had such a great stay with us at Magnolia Inn. We hope to welcome you back soon! Kind regards, Joeri van der Linden More 

Zürich- switzerland
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

The location in the mid of Casco Viejo is great, fantastic renovated large house. Lots of cafes and restaurants around. We stayed for 6 nights with our kids in one of the ensuite rooms on second floor. Very clean, good beds, nice bathroom, a/c and fan, fridge. The communal kitchen is great, lots of seating, little balcony. We met very... More 

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Magnolia I, General Manager at Magnolia Inn, responded to this review

Hello Kl-brise, Thank you for staying in Casco Viejo with Magnolia Inn! We are very glad to hear you and your familiy had such a great stay with us and hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Joeri van der Linden More 

California
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18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

After reading the reviews on this hostel, I had to see for myself. Facilities are quite nice, plenty of bathrooms, showers, comfy beds with outlet plugs and air conditioned rooms available. Fully functional kitchen with stove, refrigerator and coffee maker. The only drawback was that most people outside the bedrooms did not speak to each other and were busy on... More 

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Magnolia I, General Manager at Magnolia Inn, responded to this review

Hi Bedbughater0608, Thank you for reviewing Magnolia Inn! It is a great pleasure to read you had such a great stay with us and we hope to see you again soon! Kind regards Joeri van der Linden. More 

Sydney, Australia
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18 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I were overwhelmed with how welcoming all the staff were. We arrived at 4 in the morning and the hospitality shown at this time in the morning was amazing. Great location, facilities, security and clean. No wonder this place has been voted consecutively as the best hostel in Panama year after year

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Magnolia I, General Manager at Magnolia Inn, responded to this review

Hi Benoz, Thank you for leaving us a review. We are honored by your positive comments and are glad you had such a great stay. Come back soon! Kind regards, Joeri van der Linden. More 

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  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Magnolia Inn offers comfortable and spacious deluxe private rooms. Our restored French colonial mansion is full of historic character, as well as modern conveniences such as A/C, orthopedic beds, free Wi-Fi Internet, mini-fridge and safe deposit boxes. We have a total of 16 hotel rooms available, all with private bathroom, A/C and safe deposit boxes. We are a family friendly hotel and are suitable to host large groups. The building boasts stylish social areas to relax and meet fellow guests. A fully equipped kitchen and sunbathed dining room is available for all ours guests to use and coffee and tea is offered free all day. We also have a total of 38 hostel/dorm beds available with comfortable beds and A/C. Within a couple blocks from the hotel you can enjoy Casco Viejo's attractions such as the Presidential Palace, Metropolitan Cathedral, the Canal Museum, National Theater, Las Bovedas, and many others. Casco Viejo also is home to art galleries, great restaurants, and some of the city's best bars. Private car service is available for a fee, you are greeted inside Tocumen (PTY) international airport with a sign. The English speaking driver helps you with your bags and brings you to the front desk of the Magnolia Inn. Our front desk staff is fluent English, Spanish German, Dutch and Russian and will gladly help you with further planning your trip in Panama. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Magnolia Inn

Address: 8-18 Calle Boquete & Calle 8va, 111 | Casco Viejo, Panama City, Panama
Location: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range: $33 - $99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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