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Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

We had the pleasure of spending four days here. It's clean, comfortable, and well maintained. Dennis and Mireya were very knowledgeable of the area, people, and wildlife. It's close to the markets, restaurants, and all of the attractions El Valle has to offer. I highly recommend Cabanas Potosi!

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 20 November 2015

I came to El Valle intending to stay 4 nights. I've booked 3 more, remaining at Las Cabanas. With one possible qualification, I feel as though I'm in Paradise and I could not have picked a better place to stay. Dennis and Mireya are the owners and hosts. CP is a small home with 4 rooms, set in a lovely...

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Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 30 October 2015

Had 5 amazing days here. The garden is incredible, they do a beautiful job with all the flowers and plants. Attracting lots of birds, and a fun fact is that all 4 rooms have different names depending on what animal you see most. We stayed in room 2 with lots and lots of hummingbirds that we could see right from...

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Utrecht Province, The Netherlands
Reviewed 28 October 2015

A very nice cabana. Beautiful grounds and great hosts. Potosi is a nice and quiet place to stay in El Valle Anton. The host is helpful and drives you to restaurants if you want. It cost one dollar only pp. they spent that money for schools in the neighborhood. I stayed with my daughter and it was more than comfortable,...

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Palm Coast, Florida
Reviewed 25 June 2015

Everything all the reviews say and more. It would have to be said to be minimalistic but look at the price. Just the place to relax and unwind. Gracious hosts and the sound of nature. It had all we needed and we left more at rest than when we got there!

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Reviewed 26 May 2015

I have to say that the location was spectacular, but the fact that the owners were not present put a slight twist on our stay here. From all of the descriptions, I thought we would have an easy time cooking our meals using the facilities as described in the gazebo. However, there was only a set of plastic plates and...

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Sacramento
Reviewed 4 March 2015

The owners are great (American and Panamanian couple that both speak English and Spanish). They invited us to join them for their anniversary get together in their home with friends and family, guitar music, food and wine. While I was there, I got sick and Mireya made me some tea with herbs from the garden. They are well known and...

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2015

We had 5 nights here. The rooms are basic but have everything you need: hot showers, fridge, comfortable beds, electric fan (tho the through flow between the windows was enough for us), hammock, free WiFi near the office (reasonable signal) outdoor dining table and a great sink and washing line at the back of each cabana. Coffee or tea each...

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Saint Charles, Missouri
Reviewed 4 January 2015

The hosts are wonderful and super helpful!! Very nice property, surrounded by a beautiful garden and fruit trees!! You can spot different species of birds and butterflies. Wonderful stay!! Very relaxing!! I enjoyed the beautiful mountain view and perfect temperature 72F - 80 F, nice breeze and a hammock...ahhh ..perfect!

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Louisville, Colorado
Reviewed 15 June 2014

loved loved loved staying here. this was our last main stop on a trip around Panama. El Valle is a gorgeous town. Cabanas Potosi were perfect. Hot water, comfy beds, fridge in room, reasonable price. Dennis and Mareya were wonderful hosts! They have so much history in the area that you really feel like you get to know El Valle...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cabanas Potosi is located in the second largest shield volcanic crater in the world. The cabins are family owned and offers bird guided tours with one of Panama's best bird guides, Mario Bernal. The valley sits at 3,000 (1,000 Meters) above sea level and is the home of over 300 species of birds plus migratory birds during October and March. Many family owned restaurants are located with walking distance of the cabins. You can get to El Valle by traveling by bus on the Pan-American Highway from Panama City, Panama. The trip takes about two hours of which the last 18 miles (30 Kilometers) offers beautiful view of the mountains and the Pacific Ocean. Come and visit us soon and wake up to a symphony of birds every morning. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cabanas Potosi

Address: Calle Central | Casa #84, El Valle de Anton 1001, Panama
Region: Panama > Cocle Province > El Valle de Anton
Price Range: RM190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Cabanas Potosi Hotel El Valle De Anton
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