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El Machico Hostel Boquete

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a group of four who booked this place without knowing to much about it. But as soon as we came through the door we new that this would be a great place to stay. The owners are very friendly and helpful, and the hostel has a new and fresh look. We stayed in a 8 bed dorm and...

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elmachicoboquete, Direttore at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thank you guys!!! thank you for this amazing review!!! Hope to see you again!

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent place to stay!! The staff were super friendly and helpful,the boys have helped me plan my adventures in and around Boquete and great tips for excursions. I could not say anuthing bad about this hostel,it was very accesible and cheap !!! thanks guys!

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elmachicoboquete, Direttore generale at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thanks so much... El Machico staff

Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hostel is clean, the staff very Kind and helpful, the surrounding amazing. I can truely recommend this Hostel. Its a Little but outside of the city but you can walk the distance in 30-40 min or take a cab for around 2 dollars per person!

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elmachicoboquete, Manager at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thank you girls!!! :-) Enjoy your travel in Panama. El Machico staff

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

The owners (Caesar and his girlfriend) are very friendly and welcoming to their new hostel. Their hostel has a really nice (and large) garden, clean kitchen, tastey breakfast, fast wifi in all areas, hot showers and fifa 17 on ps3!! Basically the best value hostel I have stayed in Central America.

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elmachicoboquete, Direttore at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thank you guys! Hope to see you again!! (for a fifa match too, of course)

Bocas del Toro Province, Panama
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't say how much I appreciate the hospitality of the El Machico owners. The Italian couple that runs this place is super friendly and helpful. Don't be scared off by the distance to the village. Highly recommended!

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elmachicoboquete, Direttore at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thank you Marek! Was a pleasure having you and your girlfriend with us! Enjoy Panama!

Toronto
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great location, 5 minutes car or taxi ride ($3.) into town, quiet at night, and beautiful grounds around it. The owners are lovely people (who speak Italian, English and Spanish) helping you organize day trips and offering good advice on local restaurants. Breakfast is included with a communal full kitchen and fridge for those who want to...

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elmachicoboquete, Direttore at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thank you Al & Judi....for the photoes and everything else. Enjoy Panama!

State of Rio de Janeiro
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous place to spend the holidays,we stay at el machico for 4 days but we look forward to return. Relax ,nature, fun and friendly staff. Many tours available. Try it and you will go away with a smile.

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Panama
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to stay in Boquete! Comfortable rooms, no AC needed cause of the climate. Quiet and well kept. Pleasant and service oriented staff. We enjoyed the natural surroundings with precious and exotic vegetation on garden. Full recommend is perfect place to stay if visiting Boquete. We loved our stay and would come again!

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elmachicoboquete, Direttore generale at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us.. El Machico staff

Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stay at El Machico Hostel for three days, and i can say that the place is beautiful and fun. Staff is helpful and there is the possibility of many tours. Surrounded by nature is the perfect place for a holiday. RECOMMENDED. Thanks EL MACHICO.

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elmachicoboquete, Direttore at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us! We are trying to do our best El Machico Staff

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place. Super friendly owners that bend over backwards to help and make you feel like you are at home. Cleans and comfortable rooms. Hot water and filling breakfast. Thank you guys for everything.

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elmachicoboquete, Direttore at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thank you Deepika! Hope to see you again here in Boquete!!! Thannnnnnkyou!!!!

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
El Machico Hostel Boquete, is our second hostel, situated in one of the most gorgeous and wonderful areas in the highlands of the Republic of Panama. With cool weather, Boquete, in the Province of Chiriqui, is a magical town, with the most wonderful gardens, mountains and a magnificent Volcano, with a lot of daily activities, like hiking, ziplines, waterfalls, horse riding, river rafting and during the night excelents restaurants, bars, discos and a lot more. We can offer Free WiFi Several outdoor tables and chairs in a wonderful garden Hot water in all rooms Free parking Basic Breakfast Included Playstation Common PC TV in common area Common Kitchen ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Machico Hostel Boquete

Address: Volcancita W Rd, Boquete 0413, Panama (Formerly Hotel Refugio de Montana)
Region: Panama > Chiriqui Province > Boquete
Price Range: ₹ 1,092 - ₹ 4,574 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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