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Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

The cabanas are right on the beach, with hammocks and palm trees, total relax! The grounds are very well kept, service was great, they were very helpful booking the scuba diving trip and surfing classes, so convenient to get the surf boards right there. Rooms were clean and comfy, with A/C.

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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We choose Oasis mainly because of the great view and its location directly on the beach. The private rooms are a bit pricy though around 55$ for a room with AC, TV and private bathroom. The Wifi in the room is poor but a bit better downstairs but like almost everywhere in Santcatallina the connection is really bad and sometimes...

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Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Me and a group of 9 planned a trip to Santa Catalina from Thursday to Sunday. We made reservations at Oasis Surf Camp, which I totally recommend. The service is excellent. We got to Santa Catalina at 11:00PM, but that was no problem to the owner. He was awake waiting to welcome us. The cabana was clean as well as...

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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

I came here on my own as my boyfriend was diving for the day. I got the morning shuttle from oasis hostel in town to the beach. It only runs at 9am and there's no return shuttle. The restaurant is under refurbishment but still open. Sadly they offered 6 fruit juices but only had banana. I had a bruchetta for...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 19 February 2016

So i didn't get to stay here and when my friends and I made it down to the beach man did we ever wish we had. We only paid for and used a day pass so that we would be able to use the facilities and beach chairs but man oh man is this a great beach hostel. Great views,...

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Oasis Surf Camp H, Gerente at Oasis Surf Camp, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to evaluate your Oasis Surf Camp! We appreciate your good rating and we are pleased that you enjoyed our facilities and the attention and warmth of our staff. It will be our pleasure to welcome you back soon to your “Cheap-Good-Relaxed-chill” in Santa Catalina. Team Oasis

Miami, Florida
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Had a great time at Oasis recently. Great place to stay in Santa Catalina, it is one of the few places right on the sand, with a great wave to surf all day. It is a bit further from the point with the famous wave, but very kid friendly environment. Accommodations are rough, but the natural beauty around you makes...

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Oasis Surf Camp H, Gerente at Oasis Surf Camp, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to evaluate your stay at Oasis Surf Camp! We appreciate your good rating and we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay at our fun and beautiful, natural Oasis. It will be our pleasure to welcome you back soon. Greetings from Santa Catalina. Team Oasis

Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 15 February 2016

The camp is a cute place.It's directly at the beach and you need to cross a river (at low tide it doesnt even reach the beach) to get there. It has little colorful houses that can accomodate 4 people. It's relatively clean. The mattresses are very bad though. (Was a bit expensive with $120/night in high season.) Food in the...

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Oasis Surf Camp H, Gerente at Oasis Surf Camp, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to evaluate your stay at Oasis Surf Camp and send us your criteria to help us improve. We are sorry to read that our services did not meet your expectations and we apologize for any inconveniences and misunderstanting. For us too is a shame that people from other towns came and did that. We...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

If you are wanting to relax and have a chill vibe oasis is it!!!! We came to SC for some beach time after spending 4 days in Bocas del Toro. We planned on staying a couple nights and after the first day we stayed 5 days!!! Our cabin was directly on the beach!!! They have sweet little thatched umbrellas with...

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Oasis Surf Camp H, Gerente at Oasis Surf Camp, responded to this review

Comments like yours are definitely nice to read. Our goal is always to provide a memorable vacation for our guests like you did. It will be our pleasure to welcome you back soon to your “Incredible Oasis Surf Camp” in Santa Catalina. The main motivation for our entire team is your good assessment. Thank you for considering always fabulous!! Greetings...

Colorado
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

It seems like a cool place that genuinely wants you to enjoy Santa Catalina at first, but after a day goes by they prove themselves to be greedy and not actually provide half the services they claim. They came up with several random charges that almost doubled the agreed price of my stay. I felt taken advantage of by staying...

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Oasis Surf Camp H, Gerente at Oasis Surf Camp, responded to this review

We are sorry to read that you did not enjoy your time with us and that our services did not meet your expectations and we apologize for any inconveniences and misunderstanting. It is important to clarify that we do not charge the hotel taxes you would have to pay in Panama, the only tax we charge is the 3% for...

Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 18 December 2015

Hey you just need to go to this awesome place in the middle of the jungle in santa catalina. the adventure starts when you cross the river and plug your mind with all the nature around, you can get from your bed to the wave in a few steps ... Highly recommended I saw a family hanging around in this...

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Comments like yours are definitely nice to read. Our goal is always to provide a memorable vacation for our guests like you did. It will be our pleasure to welcome you back soon to Santa Catalina. The main motivation for our entire team is your good assessment. Thank you for considering us "The best experience that i ever had" !!...

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  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Oasis Surf Camp located in the Estero beach, Santa Catalina province of Veraguas in Panama, is the only hotel in front of beach that provides a comfortable and relaxing family atmosphere, where you can enjoy your stay without going anywhere. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oasis Surf Camp

Address: El Estero Beach | In Front of Estero Beach, Santa Catalina, Panama
Region: Panama > Veraguas Province > Santa Catalina
Price Range: RM281 - RM737 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Oasis Surf Camp 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“wifi only in restaurant. very slow, if it is on. Had the best ever Pina Colada in the restaurant of Oasis Surf Camp!”
 of 5 bubbles difelidi, 14 Feb 2016 | Read review
“go with comfortable clothe !”
 of 5 bubbles Simonsalazar1991, 18 Dec 2015 | Read review
“the rooms in front of the ocean are the best!”
 of 5 bubbles 681maryp, 3 Sep 2015 | Read review
“pay extra for A/C, No WIFI in the rooms, just at the restaurant”
 of 5 bubbles 525claraf, 25 Apr 2015 | Read review
“choose a room in town center”
 of 5 bubbles maxl372, 26 Mar 2015 | Read review
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