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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The view and sound of the ocean is wonderful. The staff is accommodating and friendly. We had the first floor, which gives you a walk out patio, which I loved. The room was clean. The mattress was comfortable. Bathroom was clean and a decent size. Wifi was functional, but a tad spotty. room 506.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed September 28, 2016

We had a 3 week holiday in Panama and without a doubt Las Olas gave us the best experience of our trip. At night, from our beach facing room, we watched the sky come alive with pink lightening. In the morning we would sit on the balcony watching pelicans skim across the waves. During the day there were endless walks,...

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Cape Coral, Florida
Reviewed September 26, 2016

Having to stay 2 nights before returning to us, I felt totally isolated and bored at this place, they seem to be prepared to please a whole crowd but noticed only one or two other guests at a given time during my stay. The whole place looks decaying, yeah, its under renovation, but i would have liked to know before...

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Boquete, Panama
Reviewed August 13, 2016

Having lived in Boquete for a year, I have no idea what took us so long to discover Las Olas Beach Resort! We enjoyed the pleasant drive over and then we were so happy to find such a delightful hotel in a pretty setting. The warm reception that we received from Donna, the owner, made us feel like royalty! A...

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Fairfax, Virginia
Reviewed August 11, 2016

We had a wonderful, peaceful 8 night stay at Las Olas Resort in June. This is a beautiful, large property with lovely grounds, pool large and beach. It is a close drive from David and I’d recommend staying at Las Olas versus the loud, crowded city. The rooms are large and comfortable, but they do need some updating which the...

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Olasresort, Owner at Hotel Las Olas Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we want you to know how much we appreciate your comments! As you mentioned, we are in the process of remodeling the rooms, so we hope you will come back in the near future to visit us again to see the progress!

Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
Reviewed August 9, 2016

From being assisted before I even arrived to my reluctant exit back to the "world," the owners and staff at this lovely resort provided me with a perfect respite. The sound of las olas (the waves) soothed the savage beast that had begun to crowd its way into my life. The food was delicious and I was dreaming about what...

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Olasresort, Owner at Hotel Las Olas Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comments! We are in the process of remodeling the rooms so next time you come we hope your stay will be even better! Come back soon!

Fennimore, United States
Reviewed June 11, 2016

After a 4 day real estate search in Boquete, Las Olas Beach Resort was a welcome find ! We were so glad to be able to relax poolside or by the "Pacific" (las olas translates to "the waves") and we enjoyed walks along the empty beach. The two pools were pristine and an added relaxation offering was the well stocked...

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Olasresort, Owner at Hotel Las Olas Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review!,and your comments. We are in the process of remodeling the rooms, so next time you visit us, and we hope it will be soon, you should enjoy Las Olas Beach Resort even more!

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed June 5, 2016

What a Big Disappointment! First, the good: The black sand beach was nice & the pool & bar was nice also. The restaurant at the resort was good! Now the Bad: The room was so out of date & looked like a budget motel room, bathroom was small & old & the bedding must have been from the 80's. The...

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Olasresort, Owner at Hotel Las Olas Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for you helpful comments! We want you to know we are in the process of remodeling the rooms, so we hope you will give us another chance in the near future!

Colfax, California
Reviewed June 3, 2016

if you really want to get away from all the commercial tourism,away from the usual hustle and bustle,and truly just relax. this is the spot.the fact that it is a bit remote,20 minutes to town,makes it even better.you can literally walk for miles along the pristine beaches and not see another person.the hotel staff, from the manager on down are...

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Olasresort, Owner at Hotel Las Olas Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much! We are in the process of remodeling the rooms so next time you visit us your stay should be even better!

columbia
Reviewed May 30, 2016

I have stayed at Las Olas Resort many times over the past few years and with the new Manager and Chef this last visit was one of my favorites! The service was fantastic and the food amazing. My kids spent many hours in the swimming pools, ridding horses and kayaks. The rooms were clean and I didn't mind them being...

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Olasresort, Owner at Hotel Las Olas Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are in the process of remodeling the rooms so when you come back, your stay should be even better! We sincerely appreciate your comments!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located just 30 minutes from David, Panama’s second largest city and the Enrique Malek International Airport, Las Olas Resort is at the heart of the 14 mile stretch of beach called Playa La Barqueta and the surrounding 2,000 acre plantation. Some of the best surfers in all of Panama may be found catching waves on this spectacular expanse of beach and its waves giving Las Olas its name, meaning “The Waves”. Las Olas Resort offer 48 rooms all facing uninterrupted views of the Pacific Ocean. We have standard rooms with two queen beds or one king bed, six junior suites with a separate living area, and two king suites featuring two bedrooms and one living area. Each and every room is steps away from the gorgeous sand and beautiful blue waters of Playa La Barqueta. Each room has a terrace, with lower rooms having beachside access while the upper floors have their own enclosed private terrace.offers excellent shopping, dining, and nightlife. Las Olas Resort features lush gardens, wandering walkways surrounded by the umbrella shaped coverage of almond trees, tall and lovely grape leaves, multicolored crotos, pink bougabilia, hedges of hicacos and a wide variety of palm trees,. All forty-eight rooms are directly facing the Pacific Ocean and the spectacular views of the majestic sunsets over Playa La Barqueta. In La Abigail Restaurant guests can enjoy local, organic plantains, pineapples, mangos (in season), papaya and watermelon. We raise our own grass fed beef and lamb, duck, pork, and chicken. Taste fresh coconut water to refresh your body and enjoy tennis, kayaking, surfing, strolling the beach or taking a swim. Good for mind and body, Las Olas Resort provides a quick way to hit your internal reset button.The Bella Donna Convention Center at Las Olas Resort offers meeting and event spaces of a variety of sizes with various services, food and beverage options available. Added to the adjacent covered outdoor space, one could hold a party of 500 or more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Las Olas Beach Resort

Address: Playa La Barqueta, David 0426, Panama
Location: Panama > Chiriqui Province > David
Price Range: $65 - $131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Las Olas Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 48
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“The first floor rooms have a walk out patio. So easy to walk to the beach, and still has a great view of the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles benji8484, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Every room is facing the ocean so every room has a great view.”
 of 5 bubbles PhoenixSmiles, Sep 28, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles swflsun, Sep 26, 2016 | Read review
“The hotel is currently remodeling. We stayed in a older room that was clean, comfortable and the second floor offered very nice views.”
 of 5 bubbles dancelessons, Aug 13, 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are ocean front.... take your pick!”
 of 5 bubbles missylaneyus, Aug 9, 2016 | Read review
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