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Hostal Mar e Iguana

Playa Ismito - Bocas Town - Isla Colon | Frente a la entrada de la playa el Istmito, Bocas Town, Isla Colon 06-100, Panama
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28/01/2018 29/01/2018
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Dining (7)
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good18%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Room Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 8 October 2015

is the second time we stay at this hostel, we like the beach in front and is a very good valuable for the price specialy the drinks at the bar...!!! plus the staff is always very friendly... highly reccomented..

1  Thank MICHAEL W
Reviewed 31 August 2015

We had a couple of issues with Mar e Iguana. First, the hostel has a cockroach problem. We found several during our one night (shorter than planned) stay. Second, the salty air and water is taking it's toll on some of the doors. Our knob...More

Thank rkdude02
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

Stayed here a couple of nights and the hostel is quite cozy and close to the beach. But to get to one of the nicer beaches you still need to travel a bit so there is not really a point in staying in this hostel....More

Thank DanLah
Reviewed 27 July 2015

This hostel is 15 minutes on foot away from the town-center. Some restaurants and a super-market are close by. The place is clean and the bar/restaurant is a cool place to hang around. The staff is very nice and forthcoming. The dorm is small but...More

Thank Dryanta
Reviewed 21 July 2015

the vibe in this hostel is very nice, lots of common space in a nice garden,, rooms were bit small but very clean and with everything I need.. the bar is very cheap specially in happy hours, is easy to meet other travellers here... they...More

1  Thank Janette B
  • Top amenities
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Price range
  • US$7 - US$35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Number of rooms
  • 8
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  • Location
  • Panama >
  • Bocas del Toro Province >
  • Isla Colon >
  • Bocas Town
  • Also Known As
  • Hostal Mar e Iguana Hotel Bocas Town ,
  • Hostal Mar e Iguana Panama/Bocas Town, Bocas Del Toro
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Dining (7)
Pool & Beach (5)
Hotel & Grounds (77)
Family and Play Areas (5)
Bathroom (1)
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"private room for two is nearly the same price that 2 person in a share room!"
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"get the rooms upstairs as you'll get your own private balcony."
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"All the rooms are excellent"
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""Don't miss the Thursday night BBQ & Live Music""
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