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Gamboa Rainforest Resort

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  • Excellent28%
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  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

I wanted to love this place! A couple of families stayed here and found the property interesting....so sad. It could be great with some food & beverage upgrades, lighting, painting, repairs and SERVICE Training. The staff was not particularly helpful with towels, or coffee in...More

2  Thank ThetravelingGermans
Response from Guest R, Guest Relations Manager at Gamboa Rainforest ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear TretravelingGermans Thank you for the comments about the location and the tours. We are really ashamed about the experience you had with our service. We are in touch with the area in charge so we can imrpove our services and food so you can...More

Reviewed 1 April 2018

Poor service, Night safari is a joke. very pricey for poor quality. None of the staff were friendly and no one spoke English. It is the nearest place to stay if you are doing an early morning fishing trip. They have you and your are...More

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1  Thank smalon372004
Response from Guest R, Director de Recepción at Gamboa Rainforest ResortResponded 13 April 2018

Dear smalon372004 Your evaluation is greatly appreciated as well as your helpful observations, which have been taken into consideration with the Area Managers, to make sure we can offer in a future stay a quality service, regards,

Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Let’s start by saying that the location of this hotel is absolutely stunning. It is unique in being in the rain forest and by the canal. No other hotel in Panama has such an amazing position. And that’s why it is such a shame that...More

2  Thank EricPDC
Response from Guest R, Guest Relations Manager at Gamboa Rainforest ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Mr. EricPDC we are really sorry for the inconvenience that you had in our hotel and we also apreciate the review you made of all the areas of the hotel. We are getting in touch with the staff and we are going to do...More

Reviewed 31 March 2018

filthy rooms, poor service at the restaurants as well as check in. food quality very poor. for the prices just not acceptable. my recommendation: stay in the city and do a day trip to Gamboa Reaort to experience the great location

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Thank pschom825913
Response from Guest R, Director de Recepción at Gamboa Rainforest ResortResponded 1 April 2018

Dear pschom825913 Your evaluation is greatly appreciated as well as your helpful observations, which have been taken into consideration with the Area Managers, to make sure we can offer in a future stay a quality service regards,

Reviewed 31 March 2018

3 Stars for the hotel - 5 stars for the incredible staff we met, Karla and Natalie who were our guides to Emberra and the Arial Tram and 1 star for the speed of service. The hotel was just OK...its long past time for some...More

Thank Drew D
Response from Guest R, Director de Recepción at Gamboa Rainforest ResortResponded 1 April 2018

Dear Drew D We appreciate all your comments and the time taken to evaluate our services and property. Thank you for all your compliments and hope to have you back in a near future Regards,

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$ 95 - US$ 174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 95 - US$ 174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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Tammy B
12 May 2018|
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Response from Richard H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they had bottle water that was available. We were there with a group and were well take care of.
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Tammy B
9 May 2018|
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Response from Guest R | Property representative |
Hello the 10$ is just for the fridge. It's not charge per week nor per day. if you stay for 4 nights it will be only one charge of 10$.
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Tammy B
8 May 2018|
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Response from Guest R | Property representative |
Hello The fridge is 10 dollars aditional. At the evening we have a night safari that is 30 minutes around the property of the hotel to see animals in their habitat.
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"The fourth floor offers the best views of the Chagres River."
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"The showers and bathrooms could use a deep clean, but the amenities were great."
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"The balcony rooms with hammock and river view are a must."
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"Fourth floor rooms offer the best views of the river and surrounding rainforest."
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