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    Hostal El Jaguar

    Old Bank | 50m East From The Main Plaza, Isla Bastimentos, Panama
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    US$ 22
    US$ 22
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    • Excellent34%
    • Very good51%
    • Average14%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “small kitchen” (3 reviews)
    “local school” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
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    32 reviews
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    Reviews (69)
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    1 - 5 of 48 reviews

    Reviewed 1 September 2017

    We had two nights in this sweet hostel which is located direct on the sea. In the morning we jumped right away into the water when we got up. The owner and the people who are working there are very nice and it was always...More

    Thank Dani F
    Response from Arnulfo A, Public Relations Manager at Hostal El JaguarResponded 10 September 2017

    Thanks so much for your review Dani, it was great to have you stay here with us! We try and create a great atmosphere for everyone here and we're so happy you enjoyed your stay.

    Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

    Me and my mother searched for hotels in Cochabamba that didn't feel like a prison. By a coincidence we found El Jaguar that had a pretty yard, cute rooms and nice volunteers. We could rent a hole room, paying for all beds, and in that...More

    Thank Eva V
    Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

    The hostal is located on the right hand side of the boat-jetty of Bastimentos. We loved to chill on the terrace in one of the hammocks, sunbeds or at the small tables and drink beer from the hostal bar. We also enjoyed to cook by...More

    Thank Itchy-Feet_AundM
    Response from Arnulfo A, Guest Relations Manager at Hostal El JaguarResponded 23 August 2017

    Thanks for your feedback, and for your stay with us here at El Jaguar. We are very proud of our sundeck and view over the Caribbean sea, and love our guests to enjoy it!

    Reviewed 12 January 2017

    Bastimentos is the quieter of the two big islands in Bocas. As a result, Hostal El Jaguar was a great place to lay in a hammock and read a book, or take a quick swim or kayak in the ocean. Jaguar is a great guy....More

    Thank Erik F
    Response from Arnulfo A, Front Office Manager at Hostal El JaguarResponded 1 February 2017

    Hi Erik, Thank you so much for your lovely review, apologies for being a bit late getting back to you. Really glad that you enjoyed the Bat Cave tour, its certainly one of our top two tours, and we won't ruin the surprise either ;)...More

    Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

    I have been meaning to write this review for a whole. We stayed at Jaguars for two weeks in an over the sea room. The place was wonderful, jaguar and his captain are real characters and always there to offer tips. The people staying at...More

    Thank Lexnala
    Response from Arnulfo A, Propietario at Hostal El JaguarResponded 12 November 2016

    Thanks for taking the time to leave us some lines. Right now we are working on the terrace so next time you come will be more comfortable.

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    32 reviews
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    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Price range
    • US$ 20 - US$ 42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • Panama >
    • Bocas del Toro Province >
    • Isla Bastimentos
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    Traveller (63)
    Room & Suite (14)
    Dining (7)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (56)
    Family and Play Areas (3)
    Bathroom (1)
    Hotel Caribbean View
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    .57 km away
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    3.73 km away
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    3.57 km away
    Nearby Restaurants
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Questions & Answers
    Crystal A
    4 June 2016|
    Response from Arnulfo A | Property representative |
    We do not have lockboxes. Sorry.
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    Brad N
    20 April 2015|
    Response from Maurissa-Klaire |
    You can reserve a room on AirBnB. Search AirBnb, Bastimentos, and look for Hostal el Jaguar, and from here, you can see Arnulfo's profile and view room types. Another method is to email Arnulfo and someone will contact you... More
    Room Tips
    "Pick a room with A/C, it's more comfortable during the day if you need to have a break from the heat."
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    "No beach but a terrific over the water veranda."
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    "Read, Read and did I say, Read the description. It is very accurate."
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    "reserve the 15 dollar room in advance!"
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