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Hostel Heike

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Vernon, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a lovely two nights here, staff went out of their way to help - I only had one day on the main island and after the tour I had booked with another company fell through at the last minute, the staff at Heike helped make sure I got on another one in town with minutes to spare. Good kitchen,...

Thank Sn0wflake1992
Leuven, Belgium
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Hostel is at a good location in the ridiculously small Bocas Town. Rooms are not too big, so not a lot of place to move around. People from the hostel itself were really friendly and helpful. A nice roof terrace to enjoy the evening, only a pity that it closes at 22h already. Prices for dorm rooms are the same...

Thank Jasper V
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Great hostel. Nice breakfast.Awesome big shower/toilet and the provide drinking water! They also have a great roof terrace to hang out in! Rooms were fine with plenty of fans to keep you cool at night!

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Trento, Italy
Reviewed 3 March 2017

I liked this place. It was well located, stuff was helpfull with my 8930 questions. There is a rooftop which is really big and nice, with hammocks and couches. Prices are decent and breakfast is simple with pancakes ( as many as you want ). It s a busy hostel and the building is not the most new, so espect...

Thank stevaebasta
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Lonely Planet really made a mistake giving this place a star in their "central america on a shoestring" book. The staff was nice, The rooms were in poor condition and really needed a make over (properly why the place is for sale, The noise was not okay.

Thank Simon A
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Very nice hostel, staff is very helpful,nice and smiling! Super clean, lots of showers/bathrooms and a rooftop to chill! Well situated, it is perfect if you like to do activities/parties but then come back into a friendly, relax and safe place to sleep! Definitively enjoyed my stay, ended up adding 2 nights! Thanks heike! 😊

Thank Em M
Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Reviewed 17 February 2017

The beds are ok. The noise from the street is ludacris sometimes. Location is absolutely perfect. Do it yourself pancakes are edible. The atmosphere is do-able. At the moment I was there 2 of the rooms suffered from bugs. There is a lot of potential in this place. Get a bucket of paint. Brighten up the place and get some...

Thank David S
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Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

The room was dark and small for 4 beds. Facilities like showers require an update. Location is easy to find and WiFi is available. There is a good bar as well as a supermarkt within 3 minutes walking distance. Overall the hostel is functional.

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Рига, Латвия
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Nice and clean hostel in the very center of Isla Colon, however it's pretty calm and quite as located a bit further from a central square. There is an amazing roof terrace with hammocks, sofas, tables, where to read books, have a lunch, talk to other quests or to work. Like a small oasis in the heart of crowdy party...

Thank Jusha_P
Daniel S, Owner at Hostel Heike, responded to this review

We are so happy that you stayed with us at Hostel Heike. We work hard to ensure that everyone that stays at Heike appreciates that we do our very best to make Heike a home away from home for travelers coming to Bocas and reviews like yours make all of our hard work worth it. Come back and stay with...

Reviewed 14 January 2017

The staff were incredibly friendly and helpful. Ideal location right on the main strip of town. Nice and clean bedding, with option for air-conditioned room. Delicious pancake breakfast and sweet rooftop area. Overall, definitely would recommend staying here. The kind of hostel that attracts young fun-loving backpackers and surfers.

Thank michaela b

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Additional Information about Hostel Heike

Address: Calle 3, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
Region: Panama > Bocas del Toro Province > Isla Colon > Bocas Town
Price Range: RM52 - RM104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
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“Back of the hostel in order to avoid the loudly music of the next door bar not open on thanks G*d on Mondays.”
seliyakim, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Best with Air Cond.”
813juant, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“Personally AC was too cold, fan was plenty and no mosquitoes bothered me”
vivian_alive, 1 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Make yourself some pancakes in the morning and go eat upstairs at the rooftop area”
A_drft, 12 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Get the A/C dorm!”
MariaAndando, 26 Apr 2015 | Read review
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