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#1 Best Value of 13 speciality lodgings in San Carlos
Reviewed 1 January 2016
Great Little Place Off The Beaten Path
We recently stayed here in order to be close to the Valle d'Anton. It is basic but clean and very comfortable. It was not easy to find but once we found it, we were in our own little oasis replete... more
Reviewed 14 July 2015
Small, No Frills Room
We went straight here from Panama City so that we could wake up and do some things in El Valle. The signs in Panama are bad and at night you could not see any of them so it was very hard to find... more
We had three beers, two lunches, tax and tip for $15. THAT is what I thought we'd encounter when we moved to Panama, but our lunches in Coronado often run $30.
I ordered the Sancocho, which was... more
Upon arrival we were greeted by Peter, one of the owners. We felt welcomed right away and he helped us get settled in to the cabin. The cabins are secluded and located on a beautiful 15 acre lot... more
Reviewed 12 September 2011
beautiful very relaxing
great place to stay and tour the panama country side, Close to El Valle[ tourist town] 20 minutes from the ocean.Very relaxing sitting in the rocking chair listening to nature and watching the sun go... more
There is no service or amenities here. The rooms are dirty with very old bedding material. Although there is a kitchen, access is prohibited. The owners are both rude and lazy. Travellers on a budget... more
Reviewed 22 April 2009
Dirty, no service and no refunds
My family and I reserved a room for two nights at costazul beach hostal. We were asked to pre-pay for the room when we arrived in Panama city by depositing full payment in a bank account. It seemed... more
Our family with 2 teenagers and doggie were very happy with this place. The room was surprisingly large with 2 doubles and a single and a kitchenette. Also really high ceilings with several fans in... more
Reviewed 16 October 2017
Loved The Rooftop
We stayed for a week here. Love the place in this small village. Rosa was very helpful. On day one our A/C broke, within an hour she had the repair guys and it was fixed. The rooftop is probably the... more
I stayed a long weekend at PSA mainly to surf. As a solo female traveller, most of the time I felt safe and well taken care of. The rooms are appropriate for the price point. The meals were large and... more
Reviewed 9 February 2016
PSA Rio Mar surf camp was recommended to us by Oasis surf camp in Santa Catalina. And true to form it was a splendid place!! If you are looking for Ritz Carlton accommodations don't bother coming... more
Positive things: kind staff, good breakfast, clean room with air conditioning and delicious welcome drink.
Not so positive: they lost our booking and said that it is canceled (it was not, I had... more
My wife and I found the Casa Pintada anything but cozy. The casita is actually a duplex. Since the casita is not far from the Pan-American highway, one can always hear the traffic. There was no... more
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