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Octopus Garden Hotel & Dive Resort

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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible14%
24 May 2016
“Nice people but not the best stay”
16 May 2016
“Ambivalence”
Free Wifi
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2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 19 April 2011

Their nice website (one of the few in Panama) was my impetus to stay there. That plus it was in the right place (traveling from Panama City, on our way to stay at Isle Grande for 4 nights). Angel made 'points' with her email communications;...More

1  Thank antiquemporium
Response from DivePanama, Manager at Octopus Garden Hotel & Dive ResortResponded 12 September 2011

Hello Travelers, Thank you so much for your review. Your opinion is important to us. We hope that you had a great time with us on your vacation. Please think of us for your next holiday or event. Thanks again for choosing Octopus Garden Hotel...More

Reviewed 12 February 2011

This is a great deal with a perfect panama feel. Open air bar/resturuant overlooking the carribean right on the reef. Great sundeck and hamocks right over the ocean. A very relaxing getaway for any couple or family. The staff was amazing and very accomodating. Many...More

1  Thank LauraCasey
Response from DivePanama, Manager at Octopus Garden Hotel & Dive ResortResponded 12 September 2011

Hello Travelers, Thank you so much for your review. Your opinion is important to us. We hope that you had a great time with us on your vacation. Please think of us for your next holiday or event. Thanks again for choosing Octopus Garden Hotel...More

Reviewed 9 February 2011

A unique setting (litterally on the water in Portobelo bay), a decent website (contrary to most Panamean hostels) but TERIBBLE rooms... Probably the dirtiest place I've been - and I had my lot of backpackers' hostels. That place is not even close to pretending being...More

5  Thank Akab92
Response from DivePanama, Manager at Octopus Garden Hotel & Dive ResortResponded 17 September 2011

Hello Travelers, We really appreciate your feedback as costumers it helps us grow as a business and gives us new goals to strive for. I'm sorry you felt that our rooms were not up to par. I have put pictures of all the rooms on...More

Reviewed 17 January 2011

The Octopus Garden was the perfect completion to our adventure weekend. It came highly recommended and lived up to our expectations after an exhilarating day of canopy ziplining and horseback riding nearby. The location is divine. The hotel is on the water. Whether you are...More

2  Thank elocindc
Reviewed 10 November 2010

Rey picked us up at the Cruise ship dock and brought us to the dive shop. We prearranged the dive trip online about a month before with Angel. We almost gave up trying to get a dive in off the cruise ship but Angel came...More

1  Thank scubaldy
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"Bring your own car so you can leave"
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"The Shark room is nice, with views on the ocean and quiet because it is farthest away from the road."
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"Most rooms face the sea, but none of the windows open... AC units are in the room and may be mouldy... Mine..."
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"Something with a sea view"
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