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El Machico Hostel Boquete

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Panama City, Panama
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hostel have such as a great owners and staff, They speak Italian, Spanish and English, more than helpful they order you taxis or with the bus schedule,organize hiking tours to the Vulcan, The garden is one of the best spots of the property with fruits and a water hose to fresh while taking the sun, there is a Kitchen...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

I have been in south america for 7 months and this is the cleanest hostel I have been in. The accomodation is super new. The kitchen, the bathrooms, WiFi, sofas, everything works really well. They even have a ps3 and a computer you can use. Relaxed atmosphere but at the same time enough opportunity to meet people and socialize. The...

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elmachicoboquete, Direttore at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thank you Koen! Thank you for your super review!!! See you soon!

Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

New ho(s)tel in Boquete. The owners are there for you 24/7. Very nice people, very welcoming. Hotel has a 2000sqm garden with many relaxing places. Fruits from the garden can be taken by the guests. Taxi from hotel to city center of Boquete was 1$ per person. Hotel has a big kitchen - newly equipped. The kitchen is open air,...

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elmachicoboquete, Proprietario at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thank you guys!!! Was a pleasure having you here!

Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of four who booked this place without knowing to much about it. But as soon as we came through the door we new that this would be a great place to stay. The owners are very friendly and helpful, and the hostel has a new and fresh look. We stayed in a 8 bed dorm and...

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elmachicoboquete, Direttore at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thank you guys!!! thank you for this amazing review!!! Hope to see you again!

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent place to stay!! The staff were super friendly and helpful,the boys have helped me plan my adventures in and around Boquete and great tips for excursions. I could not say anuthing bad about this hostel,it was very accesible and cheap !!! thanks guys!

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elmachicoboquete, Direttore generale at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thanks so much... El Machico staff

Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Hostel is clean, the staff very Kind and helpful, the surrounding amazing. I can truely recommend this Hostel. Its a Little but outside of the city but you can walk the distance in 30-40 min or take a cab for around 2 dollars per person!

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elmachicoboquete, Manager at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thank you girls!!! :-) Enjoy your travel in Panama. El Machico staff

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The owners (Caesar and his girlfriend) are very friendly and welcoming to their new hostel. Their hostel has a really nice (and large) garden, clean kitchen, tastey breakfast, fast wifi in all areas, hot showers and fifa 17 on ps3!! Basically the best value hostel I have stayed in Central America.

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elmachicoboquete, Direttore at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thank you guys! Hope to see you again!! (for a fifa match too, of course)

Bocas del Toro Province, Panama
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can't say how much I appreciate the hospitality of the El Machico owners. The Italian couple that runs this place is super friendly and helpful. Don't be scared off by the distance to the village. Highly recommended!

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elmachicoboquete, Direttore at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thank you Marek! Was a pleasure having you and your girlfriend with us! Enjoy Panama!

Toronto
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great location, 5 minutes car or taxi ride ($3.) into town, quiet at night, and beautiful grounds around it. The owners are lovely people (who speak Italian, English and Spanish) helping you organize day trips and offering good advice on local restaurants. Breakfast is included with a communal full kitchen and fridge for those who want to...

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elmachicoboquete, Direttore at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thank you Al & Judi....for the photoes and everything else. Enjoy Panama!

State of Rio de Janeiro
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous place to spend the holidays,we stay at el machico for 4 days but we look forward to return. Relax ,nature, fun and friendly staff. Many tours available. Try it and you will go away with a smile.

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
El Machico Hostel Boquete, is our second hostel, situated in one of the most gorgeous and wonderful areas in the highlands of the Republic of Panama. With cool weather, Boquete, in the Province of Chiriqui, is a magical town, with the most wonderful gardens, mountains and a magnificent Volcano, with a lot of daily activities, like hiking, ziplines, waterfalls, horse riding, river rafting and during the night excelents restaurants, bars, discos and a lot more. We can offer Free WiFi Several outdoor tables and chairs in a wonderful garden Hot water in all rooms Free parking Basic Breakfast Included Playstation Common PC TV in common area Common Kitchen ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Machico Hostel Boquete

Address: Volcancita W Rd, Boquete 0413, Panama (Formerly Hotel Refugio de Montana)
Region: Panama > Chiriqui Province > Boquete
Price Range: RM71 - RM303 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — El Machico Hostel Boquete 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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