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Boquete, Panama
Reviewed 9 June 2011

We stayed here for 2 months. The rate was very fair for long term rental. We chose this place because of the number of amenities available: 2 fully equipped kitchens, two TV areas, small pool, plenty of rooms, and lots of people to hang out with. The house was cleaned every day, except Sunday). The location is farther than most...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 31 May 2011

Stayed in Villa Michelle april 2010 (beginning & end of my trip) and May 2011. It's not a B&B, it's not a hostel, it really is a home in a resedential area. I really like that when travelling and a nice change from the typical backpacker hostels or impersonal hotel. Big living room, 2 kitchens (the one inside has everything...

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München
Reviewed 25 April 2011

There is a pool and two well equiped kitchens. Unfortunately the owner does not have a sign at all (not even a little sign "Michelle" or something like that on the door bell) nor a house number - so we just randomly rang the door bell to ask after checking google maps... (the map provided does not help). The pickup...

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traveling
Reviewed 20 December 2010

There was no breakfast so I'm not sure why its classified as a B&B. Its just an OK hostel that charges too much for what it is. The manager pushed a million tours on us that always had to do with a cousin of hers, and we were overwhelmed. We stayed only one night and switched hotels as soon as...

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Reviewed 31 March 2010

B&B without the breakfast. To far away from everything. I f you don't smoke,stay away. To much smoking . Butts on ground everywhere. Nice park near by.

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ny state
Reviewed 28 July 2009

We stayed at Villa Michelle for two days and nights. There are several bathrooms and dining spaces, two kitchens and a number of guest rooms. The place is colorful and has lots of character. It was however our only "B&B" that didn't actually provide breakfast. There was plenty of space to cook your own and that's what we did, so...

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in transit
Reviewed 25 May 2009

Villa Michelle is a nice place to stay and offers guests the use of kitchens as well as wifi internet. It is a reasonably priced accommodation in Panama City. However we found the owner to be a rather difficult lady whom was very concerned with being paid. We paid for a week in advance and before the week was up...

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traveling
Reviewed 25 March 2009

This wonderful place has been converted from a large private home into a great hostel. If you stay there you have use of several living spaces, two kitchens, a pool, and many bathrooms. Free wireless internet access throughout the place as well. It's very clean, great location, the owner Ivonne is super and full of useful information. It's also one...

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Montreal
Reviewed 20 March 2009

I stayed in Villa Michelle for 4 nights in February 2009 with my husband and our baby. This is a perfect place to stay in Panama city : well located near very animated areas, it offers a very quit place, with cooler air than in the street. The hostess, Ivonne, is very welcoming and will help you organize your stay...

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Canada
Reviewed 21 February 2009

Villa Michelle was a good hostel to stay at. The owner's house was huge and spacious with a swimming pool. You can meet other guest travelling for fun or on a business trip. It is a home away from home. You can cook your own food, watch tv or simple lounge on the patio. The rooms are very spacious and...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
HOSTEL VILLA MICHELLE is a luxuriously styled family operated as BED AND BREAKFAST self catering and can act as your personal TRAVEL TOUR GUIDE for your Vacation, Tourist destinations, Leisure and Shopping splendor.You can live in the heart of the city (with easy access to everything) and yet feel like you’re far removed from the hustle and bustle of the City. We are constantly rated by our guests/travelers as one of the best BED AND BREAKFASTS you'll ever find in Panama City for inexpensive accommodations with a home like peaceful, secure lively atmosphere.VILLA MICHELLE is not a B&B, a hostel, nor a hotel. We offer it to you as YOUR HOME AWAY FROM HOME, with a feeling unlike ANY hotel...because THIS IS A HOME. Beside your HOME, Hostel Villa Michelle is an ISLAND in Panama.OPEN LIVING AREAS (THE COMMONS):Hostel Villa Michelle offers 3 common Living areas, 5 Dining areas, a GUEST KITCHEN (2 fully equipped Kitchens if you choose to cook for yourself), a Barbecue Area with a large grill, 4 LUXURIOUS Italian tiled Bathrooms with on demand hot water. (The rooms do NOT have a PRIVATE bath, 3 rooms share one bath). Local Telephone service (sorry no international calls unless your using a pre-paid card) International Cable TV, Gated and locked 24 hour Security PerimeterPrivate secure parking area (FREE BIKE, AUTO or MOTORCYCLE parking)Remote Security Gate controller (for those guests in possession of a car rental needing parking)2 Entertainment Centers (the rooms do not have TV) A desktop PC Computer for your use (if you have no PC and need access for your email communications).Hostel Villa Michelle is a large, wonderful yet quaint garden terrace area where you may want to dine, cook or just relax and kick back with a glass of wine or local brands of beer, nestled amongst trees and a swiming pool for cooling off in on a hot day. Our reception is available 24 hr, meeting facilities and Airport pickup.Above all we pride ourselves on great PERSONAL service and tourist assistance to help you navigate and get to know our city/country. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel Villa Michelle

Address: 2 1/2 Sur, Panama City 87422, Panama
Region: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range: ₹ 3,259 - ₹ 4,237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Villa Michelle 2*
Number of rooms: 8
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