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On The Reef

Calle al Estero | Follow Signs After Coming Up to Hotel Area, Santa Catalina, Panama
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Reviewed 5 September 2013

On The Reef is, simply put, the best hotel in Santa Catalina, two weeks ago I stayed there for an entire week (the second time I go) and what a pleasant surprise it was to find that the kitchen is now completely open, 24/7, for...More

Thank Jean-Louis1989
Reviewed 5 September 2013

This was my first time at Santa Catalina and it was an amazing experience thanks to On The Reef. The location is the best of all, right in front of a famous world class surfing break and minutes away from the main restaurants and shops...More

1  Thank Rafael P
Reviewed 1 April 2013

We were not sure where we were headed when we booked our trip to Santa Catalina, but we were not at all disappointed! On The Reef fulfilled and exceeded any expectations we had, the place has the best location in town, with views to the...More

Thank AnitaPCostaRica
Reviewed 31 January 2013

Just spent five nights diving, and once again my stay at On the Reef made a big difference. No better place to stay. Ricardo and Ingunn are the best host I've ever met. They strive to make your stay pleasant, and go the extra mile...More

Thank JaimePanama
Reviewed 29 January 2013

Spent a pleasant weekend with Ric and his team at On the Reef. My first time in Santa Catalina but a “must do” for anyone visiting Panama. Superb beaches, great diving, big surf, friendly cosmopolitan community and a wide variety of bars and restaurants. On...More

1  Thank David L
Response from ONTHEREEF, Owner at On The ReefResponded 31 October 2013

Thank you David...you are too kind...we keep it quiet and private and thus the small number of reviews...we hardly ever check on them...we really just want to chill like all of our guests...our Surf Club Rules have guarantted peace and harmony here on the point...More

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  • Top amenities
  • Beachfront
  • Room amenities
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Price range
  • US$80 - US$132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Room types
  • Suites ,
  • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
  • Family Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 3
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  • Panama >
  • Veraguas Province >
  • Santa Catalina
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  • On The Reef Hotel Santa Catalina
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Room Tips
"Ground floor front right."
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"#2 up to 2 people, #1 from 2 to 4"
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"Ask for the loft with a view of the break. You watch all the action while lying in bed, amazing."
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"Ask for one with Hamacas!!!"
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