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Villa Marina Lodge

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Playa Venao, Playa Venao, Pedasi 0749 Panama See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Really, it is beautiful. If you're looking for a getaway place, to completely get in contact with nature, in a quiet, beautiful beach front place... Villa Marina Lodge it's your place. Nevertheless there are some opportunities to improve: Management should get more people to attend...More

Thank Juan A
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

My friend and I slept one night in Casa Lajagua, it was really nice, April is really kind, the breakfast was good (I love pancakes) and the place is not far away to the beach😁 Thanks a lot for this accomodaion I hope come back...More

Thank LaurieG1049
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Rooms, too old, are really too damp with dirty bathrooms. Any towels or clothes can't be fully dry... even bed sheets smells musty. Too bad, because place, swimming pool and service are nice, even if good meals are a bit expensive. New "design" rooms without...More

1  Thank FrancescoDe
Response from Villa M, Manager at Villa Marina LodgeResponded 24 February 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our service and meals. We will continue to work hard to make improvements to our lodge. Warm regards, David

Reviewed 4 August 2017

I'm sorry to say our experience appears to be entirely different than most reviewers. For $130 a night, we expected a lot better. The entire property feels unloved and is in desperate need of maintenance. Mold in the ceilings, chipped paint, musty odor. The air...More

Thank ernieLoomisCa
Response from Villa M, Manager at Villa Marina LodgeResponded 24 February 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to write your review about our hotel. We are sorry that you had a disappointing experience. We always aim to ensure every guest feels cared for, valued and respected. Guest satisfaction is very important to us and...More

Reviewed 12 May 2017

I decided to add a night on my trip to Playa Venao and chose Villa Marina based on a good vibe from the website. I am glad that I experienced this hotel and was able to compare it to other places along this famous beach...More

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Description
We love the ocean as much as you do. So we have created the ideal place for you to enjoy the waves and everything the Panamanian Pacific coast has to offer you along Pedasí's beaches. Villa Marina Lodge is a ...More one-of-a-kind place. It is located in Playa Venao-an international surf paradise-and offers comfortable rooms and first-rate amenities to make your beach trip a memorable experience. Unlike a resort, a lodge is more relaxed, casual, cozy... The location and its amenities will make you feel as if you were staying at a big beach house, but with professional service personnel and the support of one of the most renowned hospitality companies in Panama and the region. Either if you are on a romantic getaway, a surf trip among friends, or a group excursion to experience the area's natural charms, at Villa Marina Lodge you will always have your home away from home... on the waterfront. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$ 83 - US$ 132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Villa Marina Retreat
Also Known As
Villa Marina Retreat Hotel Pedasi
,
Hotel Marina Retreat
Location
Panama > Los Santos Province > Pedasi > Playa Venao
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$ 83 - US$ 132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Villa Marina Retreat
Also Known As
Villa Marina Retreat Hotel Pedasi
,
Hotel Marina Retreat
Location
Panama > Los Santos Province > Pedasi > Playa Venao
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Room & Suite (16)
Dining (6)
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John I
17 April 2017|
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Response from Villa M | Property representative |
Dear John, I am sorry to say tjat we don´t allow pets in our hotel. Warm regards, David de Jong Manager
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"Oceanfront Room 5."
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"We were in the cabanas and found them excellent."
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"Ask for the high-end rooms with views of the ocean. They are only another $30 and worth it!"
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"The best rooms have courtyards. There are two cheaper rooms inside the main building but they may be noisier."
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