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Hotel Heliconia

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Carretera Principal 8 Km South of Mariato | Palmilla, Mariato, Malena, Panama
Traveler (35)
Pool & Beach (5)
Room & Suite (4)
Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“flora and fauna”(5 reviews)
“hot water”(4 reviews)
“day trip”(4 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair access
Pool
Airport Transportation
Room Service
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Fitness center
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Carretera Principal 8 Km South of Mariato | Palmilla, Mariato, Malena, Panama
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Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the hotel for one night as part of a three day trip to Coiba Island booked through Kees and Loes who also own the hotel. The Coiba trip is reviewed separately under Tanager Tourism and ranks as one of the highlights of...More

1  Thank T-SGlobetrotters
Response from Kees G, Owner at Hotel HeliconiaResponded March 4, 2018

Hello T-SGlobetrotters, Thank you for your review. We are happy that yo enjoyed your stay with us.

Reviewed December 12, 2017

We stayed four nights with Loes and Kees of which one night at Coiba. Enthusiastic and knowledgeable hosts which will do their utmost to make you feel welcome. The rooms have hot water and the large "garden" has several hiking footpaths with names of the...More

1  Thank maria k
Response from Kees G, Owner at Hotel HeliconiaResponded March 4, 2018

Hello Maria K, Thankl you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and the trip to Coiba.

Reviewed September 24, 2017

Do not come for the above average nice rooms with good showers, or the fine homemade food. But, if you take an interest in the flora & fauna of Panama, you have picked the right place. If you don´t .. please do not take up...More

Thank SebaekOfCPH
Response from Kees G, Owner at Hotel HeliconiaResponded September 28, 2017

Dear SebaekOfCPH, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and we are grateful that you recommend us to others. Best regards,

Reviewed July 30, 2017

We spent couple days and a night with Kees and Loes, they were incredibly warm and welcoming, Loes immediately provided us valuable information about where to go, where to eat (besides the hotel), and even answer questions about the plants and animals that I could...More

Thank Isha E
Response from Kees G, Owner at Hotel HeliconiaResponded August 1, 2017

Hello Isha E., Thank you for writing the review. We are happy that you had a good time. The internet is something we are working on. Hopefully we willl be able to provide higher speed in the near future. But at least you can read...More

Reviewed February 15, 2017

Hosts are charming and have a wealth of knowledge about the flora and fauna of the area. The transformation of their property from cattle farm to native forest is impressive. Loes is an excellent chef, and Kees a great tour guide. Very impressed with the...More

1  Thank reviewer48
Response from Kees G, Owner at Hotel HeliconiaResponded February 19, 2017

Hello reviewer48, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are glad that you enjoyed our B&B and the trips we organised in the area.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Wheelchair access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
Restaurant
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Price range
$45 - $75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$45 - $75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveler (35)
Pool & Beach (5)
Room & Suite (4)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Gregory B
April 20, 2016|
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Response from Kees G | Property representative |
Hi Gregory, Yes, you can rent a boat and explore the south coast of the Azuero that way. There are very few paths, and the terrain is quite rough, but you might be able to organiize something between Restingue and Cambutal... More
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ichinome
January 9, 2015|
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Response from Kees G | Property representative |
Hello Manuel, Please visit our website, hotelheliconiapanama to book a room. Please note that it is quite a long trip from Bocas del Toro to our place. Best regards
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"Rooms are basically all the same"
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"Always choose the A/C room"
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"Only three guest rooms"
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"Wi-fi is spotty in the room farthest from the deck."
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