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State of Sao Paulo
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Very rarely seen a place that can combine the casual laid-back style of the surfer world, fantastic lounge beats, and an amazing restaurant on the ocean. This place really has it all. We had a double room ( queen bed and then two separate bunk beds for the kids ) which despite being on the ground floor was fresh, clean...

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Chiriqui Province, Panama
Reviewed 1 August 2016

We had a great time last weekend, nice food and great location right at a quiet part of this well known beach. We had new towels (great to see that the management is listening to the reviews of their guests!)Thank you David and all staff!

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panama
Reviewed 21 July 2016

This is a simple yet very attractive beach hotel. Catering specially to surfers from December to May, if you go off season it is quiet and very relaxing. The food is very good, breakfasts are specially big. The rooms are also attractive, with rustic touches but very comfortable beds.

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Reviewed 19 April 2016

The Place where i want to come back again and again! I was exploring pacific coast and Lighthouse attracted my intention from the beginning. Such a rare place for Panama where you can enjoy not only amazing nature around but also human factor and strong service! This place are full of amazing open-mind people. I spent enough of time in...

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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 April 2016

We arrived at the beach and decided we were a bit hungry. The waitress was south african and was so lovely and friendly. Her customer service was of such a high standard. WE ordered our food and was blown away by the quality. Could be in any 5 star restaurant in any capital city....it really was sensational. We spent the...

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Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Having read the other comments and considering the lack of privacy in the bathrooms, travelling with my 82 year father, I booked a room and a suite. This suite was advertised as having a seating corner. There was just one uncomfortable chair, no more. Adressing this to the reception, they insisted this chair to be a seating corner, but as...

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1Assaf, General Manager at El Sitio Playa Venao, responded to this review

When things start on the wrong foot, most of the times later all seems to go wrong... We tried our best to rectify, with true intention to accommodate your father's condition... From your review, it seems we failed... Please accept our apologies 😔 We changed the description of this room at Booking.com to be more accurate, and prevent future wrong...

Bel Air, Maryland
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

After a (very costly) pleasant night at the elegant Playa Venao, we went next door to El Sitio for a longer stay at this gorgeous beach. Andrea at the office was absolutely lovely and so helpful. We had the Casa Billabong, a second floor suite for five people, and since our kids are petite we made it work for six...

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Calgary,Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 3 March 2016

We were travelling Panama, and unfortunately only had a couple of days here - BUT they were amazing. The rooms are simple but lovely. We had a wonderful second floor room, facing the bay, with a large terrace with very comfortable furniture. There are only a few hotels on this stretch of gorgeous beach, so its very tranquil and quiet....

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san francisco, ca
Reviewed 22 February 2016

The hotel is situated on a gorgeous bay, miles long beach to walk on, with only 5 or 6 hotels along the whole of it. Our room was lovely - nice furnishings, AC, nice bath, patio balcony with hammock and couches that overlook the beach and pool. Restaurant had great drinks and good food too! Surf shop had OK boards...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

If you love a huge beach, sunshine, friendly people and a room that looks out upon the waves.... THIS is your hotel. The room was clean and the bed comfortable. There is a nice pool to chill at and watch the sun set over the ocean. It is so worth the drive. Calamari and ceviche was wonderful!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Relax in style and comfort while you discover one of Panama’s hidden gems. Surrounded by rolling hills and tropical vegetation, El Sitio Hotel and Restaurant blend into the beautiful bay of Playa Venao. El Sitio is a place where you can choose your own way to unwind. Relax on your balcony in a hammock, have a drink or two at our beach bar, or try your skills on a surf board. You might just find yourself wanting to do all three. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Sitio Playa Venao

Address: Playa Venao | Playa Venao, Playa Venao, Pedasi 0749, Panama
Region: Panama > Los Santos Province > Pedasi > Playa Venao
Price Range: RM477 - RM695 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — El Sitio Playa Venao 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Don't bother with oceanfront. Quieter at the back, away from the pool”
 of 5 bubbles KathyRMT, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room overlooking the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles Shlo73, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you can afford the second floor ocean view rooms - go for it - they are the only ones where you have a private deck with ocean view.”
 of 5 bubbles nikkibK688BT, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Only the ocean view rooms have outside chairs but the downstairs rooms really don't have a view as they are built into the hillside.”
 of 5 bubbles dancelessons, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“ask for one of the 4 rooms at the right hand side”
 of 5 bubbles Lagache-Crabeels, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
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