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Gamboa Rainforest Resort

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  • Average18%
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  • Terrible6%
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Reviewed 12 January 2015

We stayed here during Thanksgiving and it was fantastic! We loved the chill atmosphere and took full advantage of the spa and excursions! Our recommendation is to kayak the canal as it was one of the funnest activities! It was especially more fun when it...More

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Response from Jetzel M, Public Relations Manager at Gamboa Rainforest ResortResponded 24 January 2015

We are glad to hear that you had a comfortable stay at our hotel and that you were fully satisfied with our services. We will be delighted to welcome you back in our hotel, shall your plans bring you to Panama again in the future....More

Reviewed 11 January 2015

My family of 5 (3 adult children) spent 3 nights here during Christmas week. The grounds are beautiful but the property is run down. It looks like it needs a make over. It has so much potential to be a magnificent place. The service is...More

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Response from Jetzel M, Guest Relations Manager at Gamboa Rainforest ResortResponded 24 January 2015

We are very sorry to hear that your experience with us at Gamboa Rainforest Resort did not meet your expectations and I would like to thank you for taking the time to leave your comment. Please be assured that your comment is extremely valuable to...More

Reviewed 9 January 2015

I don't understand all the negative reviews of this hotel. It's gorgeous with an elegant lobby, the best room bathroom I've ever seen,and a pool that goes on and on. They provided lots of tours for us with no problems and the service was polite...More

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Response from Jetzel M, Guest Relations Manager at Gamboa Rainforest ResortResponded 24 January 2015

Thank you for your wonderful remarks, which I have shared with staff, gives us a pleasure to know that you loved the visit to our hotel and enjoy all the nature. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kindest Regards,

Reviewed 9 January 2015

We stayed for a week at Gamboa. We wouldn't change a thing! Extensive beautiful grounds surrounding a stunning hotel. Exceptionally friendly and helpful staff. Beautiful room. Balcony, with a full sized hammock, overlooking the grounds and the Chagres River. Taxi ride took us to the...More

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Response from Jetzel M, Guest Relations Manager at Gamboa Rainforest ResortResponded 24 January 2015

We are glad to hear that you had a comfortable stay at our hotel and that you were fully satisfied with our services. We will be delighted to welcome you back in our hotel, shall your plans bring you to Panama again in the future....More

Reviewed 6 January 2015

Im glad we stayed here but also glad it was only for 2 nights. Awesome setting. Nice property but past its prime. Infrastructure needs some updating. Service is poor. Our party had a total of 4 rooms, one was never cleaned or serviced by housekeeping....More

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Response from Jetzel M, Guest Relations Manager at Gamboa Rainforest ResortResponded 9 January 2015

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Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Room Service
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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US$114 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Tony S
12 January 2018|
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Response from Madaboutafrica | Reviewed this property |
go to your doctor and ask what's necessary! a lot depends on where you have cone from are going to and time of year re malaria.
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alexroth2017
21 August 2017|
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Response from Nicole R | Property representative |
Hello! There are some items on the regular menu you can order, but also we have a salad bar. December is high season for us, so I would recommend booking your tours in advance. Check our website and the Activities section... More
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SistarMartin
28 July 2017|
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Response from Jerry D | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can book tours once you arrive. Be warned that the tour desk is often very busy and they only book tours that they represent. Other tours can be booked by phone or on-line. Taxi drivers, who hang around out side... More
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"Try to stay on 4th floor as it connects to the lobby"
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"Some folks will need explanation of power and humidifier."
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"Choose the "River View"."
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"All rooms have balconies and face the river, but 3rd floor and up is best."
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