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    Gran Kahuna Beach Hostel

    Carenero Island | In Front of the Beach, Carenero Island 00420, Panama
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    Overview
    • Excellent34%
    • Very good29%
    • Average12%
    • Poor14%
    • Terrible11%
    Travellers talk about
    “main island” (10 reviews)
    “good vibes” (4 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Beachfront
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Room Service
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    Hotel Olas
    358 reviews
    #11 of 13 hotels in Bocas Town
     
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    80 reviews
    #11 of 20 hotels in Isla Colon
     
    Hotel Caribbean View
    73 reviews
    #2 of 3 hotels in Isla Bastimentos
     
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    32 reviews
    #13 of 13 hotels in Bocas Town
     
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    1 - 5 of 87 reviews

    Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

    The hostel is located in carenero, which is 1super short boat taxi away from bocas town (1$) and is very calm. The hostel is right on the beach, has hammocks within the water and a nice bar place. The rooms were clean with ac. The...More

    Thank GalGul
    Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

    The Gran Kahuna is a well located Hostel to surf and do daytrips around Bocas. The Accomodation is cheap. The kitchen is Not very good equipped. No Toaster for example. The rooms Are simple but clean. Some beds have a very hard frame where you...More

    Thank kire123
    Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

    We went there for a breakfast, they do amazing fruits pancake, and for the poker evening on Sunday. Really easy going place with a bar and nice gazebo. You need to love dogs, this place has few in the lounge.

    Thank kinduts
    Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

    Got lots of itches. Maybe from the island but I guess also from the rooms/beds. Very loud until 01:00am. So take Ohropax with you. Kitchen is very old and bad equipped. Too expensive for its offering. Would not stay there again

    Thank Alex F
    Reviewed 11 January 2017

    we visit bocas for our honeymoon and prebooked hotel in advance so we did not get to sleep in this amazing hostel. we meet this unique hostel as we walked along the beace and saw they had sup for rent. we hired the sup at...More

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    80 reviews
    #11 of 20 hotels in Isla Colon
     
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    73 reviews
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    32 reviews
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 12 - US$ 55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
    • Panama >
    • Bocas del Toro Province >
    • Carenero Island
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    Traveller (69)
    Pool & Beach (7)
    Dining (5)
    Room & Suite (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (69)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    Room Tips
    "A/C only works at night, bed bugs all over."
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    "We had a private room and went into a dorm. I'd go private but there's still bed bugs!"
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    "One day i will be BACK :)"
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    "come ready for the sand fleas"
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