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Thun, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Good located near the citycentre. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Room with AC & TV. Nice view on the seasided terasse. Happy hour from 5pm-7pm Room cleaning everyday. Guy from the bar wasnt really motivated and the restaurant was always empty.

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Central Point, Oregon
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22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 3 nights in July. The people were very polite, but a bit slow serving breakfast on time. The room was appointed, but pretty average. The shower provided lots of hot water, the beds were comfortable, and the air conditioning worked very well. There was a lack of plugs in the room, however. The upstairs patio is... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The beds are very uncomfortable and noisy. The tv is something straight out of the 90's. Its not even a flat screen i was shocked No high def here! The wifi was horrible.The ac doesnt work properly, theres no comforter but a thick uncomfortable throw. I asked for a second blanket which i never received. The room i stayed in... More 

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Central Point, Oregon
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12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A short walk from the ferry drop off, no more than a 15 minute walk to anywhere in town. The hotel is clean. We asked for no services just fresh towels but it appeared they did daily cleaning, The AC worked very well. The suicide shower was hot. Breakfast was about 2 cups of fruit, papaya, pineapple and either watermelon... More 

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Novato, California
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11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

We spent 2 nights and Julio could not have been nicer or more helpful. Rooms are clean and airconditioned (necessity)...with lovely open decks and balconies on each floor. clean, quiet and great breakfast on the water....shaded...great coffee...so pleasant to sit and enjoy the water over a meal. Julio fixed fabulous $3.00 drinks for Happy hour and was a wealth of... More 

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Darien Province, Panama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2016

a hotel full of history of Bocas del Toro . proudly descendants of the founders of this great island, orgullosamente contruido por bocatoreños decendientes de los fundadores muy agradable tranquilidad

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

We stayed for two weeks at Vista Mar in April 2015. The staff were great!! We do not speak much Spanish and they didn't speak much English but they were always so nice and tried really hard to help us with whatever we needed. I especially loved how the housekeeping staff clean our room daily and were so good about... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015 via mobile

Great hotel by the water, nothing fancy but it's not on the main strip so it's nice and quiet at night. Still close, about a five minute walk, to the main strip. Check out the two hammocks on the second floor back balcony and Rum Runners around the corner for breakfast.

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Edmonton, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 via mobile

Nice spot off the main drag with a delicious restaurant and nice oceanside view Air conditioning was intermittent but otherwise a good sleep for a good price Clean and comfortable but simple, not a luxury resort but we'll worth the value.

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CHICAGO
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Great location. Staff were friendly at the bar, but cold at the front desk. This place clearly cuts corners, as they have minimal keys, turns of AC at will, and has weird rules about their safe. Rooms are dreary - poor lighting, lamps didnt work, beds squeaky, thin walls. Bathrooms are like dorm bathrooms. No toiletries provided. The best part... More 

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  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Spa
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Additional Information about Hotel Vista Mar

Address: Ave. North and 5th Street, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
Location: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Colon > Bocas Town
Price Range: $73 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Vista Mar 2.5*
Number of rooms: 25
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