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Cleveland, Georgia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

After a week in Panama City, we escaped the noise and traffic to visit El Valle. We stayed at the Golden Frog Inn, and I can't say enough good things about it. Finding anything in El Valle, even with directions and a GPS is daunting. When we finally found the Inn, my daughter and I collapsed on the comfortable furniture...

Thank Betsy B
Playa Coronado, Panama
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed one night in, from the photos on the Inn's website, must be their smallest room. If we had not been sharing the room with so many cockroaches, ants, and assorted other insects we would have had more space. I know this is Panama, I have lived here for several years, but we had fewer bugs in our tent in...

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New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel was fabulous. The grounds were stunning, the food terrific (they were so helpful in making vegetarian food) and the room was very comfortable. Petr and Kim were absolutely fantastic. Thanks for a great stay!

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 2 October 2016

My husband and throughly enjoyed our stay here. The grounds were gorgeous! We stayed in one of the 2 units with the kitchens looking out at the pool. The staff were wonderful and the location was perfect.

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Allan L, Guest Relations Manager at The Golden Frog Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review!

Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

A very nice hotel with great hospitality in a beautiful environment! They know how to treat their guests, thank you! Standard room is a little small though but nevertheless a true recommendation.. Who wants to stay in the hotelroom with such beautiful nature surrounding the Golden Frog Inn!

Thank Marja B
Allan L, Guest Relations Manager at The Golden Frog Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the review! We are expanding soon so please come back!

Andover, New Jersey
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We stayed at The Golden Frog last night and the night before. Petr and Kim are very friendly and attentive. We enjoyed our room, the ample breakfast (included), Happy Hour, the pool and the beautiful grounds! I spent hours taking pix. Yes, we will come back!!!!!!

Thank retiredinmexic0
Allan L, Public Relations Manager at The Golden Frog Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the review! It was a pleasure hosting you and hope to see you soon!

South Africa
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Stayed here while visiting El Valle. This is a delightful place in the mountains, surrounded with plants and flowers. There is a multitude of birds, all singing away especially early in the morning and in the evening. The room was spacious with a small kitchen, the bed could be a bit more comfortable. Service was friendly, breakfast was compact, and...

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Allan L, Public Relations Manager at The Golden Frog Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the review!

Reviewed 25 July 2016

I was told that it would be difficult to find the Golden Frog at night - and it certainly was - but once morning broke we found that we had arrived at wonderful, quaint inn in an eco-paradise. We found that Kim, Petr, Alan and the rest of the staff were very hospitable and made our week-long visit a delight....

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Allan L, Public Relations Manager at The Golden Frog Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the review! We are improving our signs so it is easier to find us!

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We stayed here for a couple of nights whilst on a birdwatching tour of Panama's key sites.The hotel has a decidedly free and easy approach allowing guests to make themselves comfortable according to their own requirements, which is most unusual and charming. The hotel is set on a lush green hillside on the outskirts of town amidst lovely well-tended gardens....

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Allan L, Guest Relations Manager at The Golden Frog Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the extensive review! We think you described us perfectly and glad that you enjoyed our accomodations! Hope to see you again soon!

Moore, Oklahoma
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

All the staff at the Golden Frog were very nice and helpful. I completely enjoyed my stay there and extended it another day. I especially enjoyed being invited to join the expat meeting being hosted by the Golden Frog staff Friday night. The included breakfast was great, the room was very good. I hope to return to El Valle again...

3Thank John W
Allan L, Guest Relations Manager at The Golden Frog Inn, responded to this review

Thank you John for the great review! We are happy to have welcomed you to our Friday expat meeting, hope to see you again soon!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Golden Frog Inn is a little piece of paradise here in El Valle de Anton. Newly remodeled in early 2011, the villa's larger guest units are now equipped with fully stocked kitchens and cable TVs to better accommodate guests for longer stays. The villa is located in a very quiet, peaceful area of El Valle. The 42 foot pool, the sunsets, and spectacular bird watching make for a wonderful tropical get-away. We know you will enjoy your stay at the Golden Frog Inn. Come and share the beauty of this beautiful villa and community with us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Golden Frog Inn

Address: Calle Las Veraneras # 22, El Valle de Anton 1001, Panama
Region: Panama > Cocle Province > El Valle de Anton
Price Range: RM386 - RM900 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Golden Frog Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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