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Cuenca, Ecuador
Reviewed 20 January 2014 via mobile

All the other hostels were full so one of these hostels made a phonecall to santana... well we got there by night and its really a bad neighbourhood. After 15 hour trip we wanted to go for diner...after 10 minutes walk we went back to the hostal cause its dangerous by night. On the phone they said there are rooms...

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 29 September 2013

well we got to the hotel Santana as we arrive to panama city, we arrived at late evening time when it was already dark. know this : this hotel is in really bad area, i mean really bad ! it is not safe to wallk around there by yourself specially not at night time. beside that the rooms are nice...

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4Thank Snir R
Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 24 April 2013

we stayed at hotel santana a week. we want to tell you of a graet hotel with a good service 24/7, a.c in each room, the only place in central america that we had hot water all day and taesty food! the hotel located in the old city, just 4 min drive from town centre. fits to all type of...

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2Thank AVITAL A
New York City, New York
Reviewed 8 April 2013

it's close o casco viejo, but located in a pretty scary neighborhood. the rooms aren't clean,i saw some small roaches... the place smells of mould /feet and service is not great. the wifi and AC don't make it to the 2nd floor, and the AC in the room takes forever..

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 8 March 2013

This hotel is fantastic. I don't know what you are all complaining about. The area used to be unsafe, but it is great now. The barb wires do in fact keep you safe. I was there for 3 days and nights, and did not complain once. Sure, it is not a 5 star hotel, but the staff were so friendly,...

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Thank adam b
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Reviewed 24 February 2013

So, let me try this one more time. I booked this hotel (which should actually be called a hostel) because of the good reviews. I was staying at boutique hotel when I first arrived in Panama City in Marbella, which I really enjoyed (with good reviews on Trip Advisor). I figured why not trust the reviews again and book something...

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Thank Milani23
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 18 January 2013

I have stayed at Santana on three separate occasions en route to Bocas del Toro, or returning. As others have noted, if you are looking for something cheap, basic and clean in an interesting area, Santana is just fine. The staff are friendly and helpful, and there are always lots of young people coming and going, which gives the place...

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Thank Vincent R
Panama City
Reviewed 26 December 2012

Please note, that the hotel area is not tourist at all! Your neighbors will be the most pour people in Panama City, the taxi drivers will tell you, that this is a mafia area. Although the people are friendly and nothing bad happend to us there. So it is up to you to choose your area :)

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Thank AnnaPanamaCity
Syracuse, New York, United States
Reviewed 24 December 2012

Hotel Santana is located Casco Viejo, an old neighborhood that is interesting and colorful during the day, but not secure at night. We spent one night in this hotel upon arriving in Panama City before we travelled onto David. The hotel staff were very friendly, and serve food at all hours at the mini restaurant/bar. This is not a super...

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Thank CaitlinMcGuire
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 24 December 2012

I was in Panama with 2 buddies of mine. We stayed here for 1 night after arriving on a Spirit Airlines flight at a crazy hour from the US, and just wanted a cheap place to stay that was clean and in a decent location before moving on to a more expensive and luxurious hotel the next day. Let me...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Brand new hotel; clean and trendy, 24 hour reception and security, great service for only 29.00$ a night ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Santana

Address: Calle C | Santa Ana, Panama City 4424, Panama
Region: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range: ₹ 1,974 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Santana 3.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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“I would think that all the rooms are the same quality, but I only stayed in one room, so I'm not sure.”
 of 5 bubbles adamb692, 8 Mar 2013 | Read review
“DON'T STAY HERE!!! Get a room somewhere else. This hotel is located in the worst part of town. YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED!!”
 of 5 bubbles pauduro, 4 Dec 2012 | Read review
“If you choose this place you'll regretted..”
 of 5 bubbles latinbox, 24 Nov 2012 | Read review
“For this price you can't find better in the city. I recommend to eat the breakfast there”
 of 5 bubbles EranH_12, 20 Mar 2012 | Read review
“Just don't go there”
 of 5 bubbles CYACalifornia, 15 Feb 2012 | Read review
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