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    Hostal Bastimentos

    Isla Bastimentos, Isla Bastimentos, Panama
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    4/2/2018 5/2/2018
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    Traveller (92)
    Room & Suite (21)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    • Excellent46%
    • Very good31%
    • Average14%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible2%
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    1 - 5 of 62 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Hostal Bastimentos holds a very special place in my heart. A lovely little spot on a lovely island. George was great, had good tips, and was very welcoming. My biggest complaint (and it’s a big one) is the reservation process. We planned to stay for...More

    Thank Steven R
    Reviewed 21 August 2017

    We had a wonderfull stay at Hostal Bastimentos. George and Dana made us feel quite at home. Old Bank on Isla Bastimentos is only a short boatride (3$) from Bocas Town. It only has one road were all the people live and the children play...More

    Thank Koen H
    Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

    Into our 3rd week traveling Panama we had stayed in a variety of accommodation this was the worst. The room was very dingy with stained sheets, air conditioner was old and noisy. The view from the room was amazing but the island itself felt rough...More

    Thank Ja88ck
    Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

    This hostel is really cool. It is like a yellow labyrinth up in the jungle. But, that said, it's probably all that is good about it. It really isn't clean, the toilets rarely worked and there are little to no good, working equipment in the...More

    Thank Emma S
    Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

    My first time staying in a hostel- a good experience. All the basics- private room (tiny, clean, quiet), hammocks, shared kitchen, great kayak/snorkel guide (Jorge.) Incredible views. Friendly dogs. Would stay here again.

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Price range
    • US$ 14 - US$ 60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    • Location
    • Panama >
    • Bocas del Toro Province >
    • Isla Bastimentos
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    Room Tips
    "Take a dorm bed you wont be let down as you are directly in the jungle!"
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    "Ask for a room in the back and it will be more quiet!"
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    "There are many to choose from! Ranging from dorms to beautiful private rooms with balconies."
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    "Ask for view to the sea (not all have it)"
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