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    Calipso Hostel

    3rd Street, between E and Central Avenue | Across the Municipal Building, Bocas Town, Isla Colon 01010, Panama
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    Overview
    • Excellent47%
    • Very good25%
    • Average11%
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    • Terrible12%
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    Free Wifi
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 131 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The hostel is ideally located, has a nice balcony to chill and small but comfortable dorms with AC during the night. The staff is friendly but the kitchen is small and generally too dirty. I guess a good choice in Bocas.

    Thank JohnyoHillbilly
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Me and my friends had an incident with the management. The owners treated us inpatiently, talked rudely to us and treated us with no respect at all, practically threw us out of the hostel only for us talking with them and trying to talk with...More

    Thank Lior S
    Response from calipsohostelbocas, Proprietario at Calipso HostelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Lior! First of all you I think you forgot mentioning that you,Shir and Noa, came to check-in , see the room and paid for 4 nights. You used the "not senitary" bathroom, left all your luggage inside the room and hanged up your clothes...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    The rooms are gross, the bedsheets is full of stains ,kitchen is full of bags. To say that the owners are rude is an understatement, they are thieves. I would recommend you to sleep in the street then in calipso hostel.More

    Thank Shir B
    Response from calipsohostelbocas, Proprietario at Calipso HostelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Shir! You can read what I wrote to your friend Lior, so I think that there's nothing else to explain. However,I repeat, before booking for 4 nights, you saw the all hostel,kitchen and rooms...so it's pretty evident that you are writing only lies about...More

    Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

    I booked here for one night and than I ended up staying 5 nights! Really recommended,definitely worth it. Clean, cheap, safe (reception h24) and close to everything you need, I felt like at home. The staff is helpful and they always tried to help me...More

    Thank ninahoov17
    Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

    Bedbugs in several of the mattresses, woke up with hundreds of bites. Management was very unreasonable. We stayed at this hostel and for the first two nights I woke up in the morning with hundreds of bites all over my face and body, I wrongly...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$10 - US$14 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Location
    • Panama >
    • Bocas del Toro Province >
    • Isla Colon >
    • Bocas Town
    • Also Known As
    • Calipso Hostel Panama/Bocas Town, Bocas Del Toro
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    "Bunks are very tall. Aim for a low bed"
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