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Gamboa Rainforest Resort

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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“chagres river”(233 reviews)
“monkey bar”(97 reviews)
“tour desk”(71 reviews)
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 26 December 2014 via mobile

The complex is not recommended for business meetings. No internet services at the rooms and bussines rooms. Poor quality food. Personnel attendance is very slow and lack of responsiveness to cuatomer needs.More

2  Thank Francisco G
Response from Jetzel M, Guest Relations Manager at Gamboa Rainforest ResortResponded 4 January 2015

We are very sorry to hear that your experience with us, did not meet your expectations and I would like to thank you also for taking the time to contact us with your feedback. We took note of yours recommendations about the Internet Service. We...More

Reviewed 25 December 2014 via mobile

The location could not be better. The food is adequate. The rooms are OK although quite run run down in many cases. The room service is very very very very very very very very very very very very slow and then the room service is...More

2  Thank casadepepe
Response from Jetzel M, Guest Relations Manager at Gamboa Rainforest ResortResponded 4 January 2015

Appreciate your comments are very important for the operation of the hotel. we will continue with the customer service plan to ensure that all our staff will deliver a good service always. Sincerely

Reviewed 23 December 2014

The resort is in a beautiful location on the Chagras River in Panama. The hotel itself is adequate but a bit worn around the edges. Service is friendly, but not especially efficient. For example, on our second day, the housekeeper did not come. Meals are...More

Thank Toni S
Response from Jetzel M, Guest Relations Manager at Gamboa Rainforest ResortResponded 4 January 2015

Thank you for sharing your experience during your stay at the hotel. We appreciate your comments and suggestions. Hope we get the pleasure to have you again with us in a near future. Sincerely

Reviewed 19 December 2014

Now, I must clarify that we did not stay at the hotel itself but we do visit every so ofen and thought it might be a good idea to share our latest experience at this hotel.My husband and I went all around Gamboa after having...More

Thank ROZP493
Response from Jetzel M, Guest Relations Manager at Gamboa Rainforest ResortResponded 4 January 2015

Thank you for your wonderful remarks, which I have shared with staff, gives us a pleasure to know that you loved the visit to our hotel and enjoy all the nature. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards

Reviewed 19 December 2014

This was a beautiful resort where our room overlooked the Chagras River. We took many tours and were thrilled to see all the birds and animals. The icing on the cake was a beautiful Toucan seen on an evening walk around the hotel. The main...More

1  Thank topat16
Response from Jetzel M, Guest Relations Manager at Gamboa Rainforest ResortResponded 4 January 2015

We are glad to hear that you had a comfortable stay at our hotel and that you were fully satisfied with our services. We will be delighted to welcome you back in our hotel, shall your plans bring you to Panama again in the future....More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
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USD 113 - USD 196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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Price range
USD 113 - USD 196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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erika w
25 January 2018|
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Response from Glenna424 | Reviewed this property |
We did the Monkey Island boat trip - it was wonderful! We saw many active monkeys up close, a small croc, and birds. Our guide was very informative and gave us more time than booked. And it was great being on the canal in... More
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Tony S
12 January 2018|
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Response from Bud F | Reviewed this property |
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alexroth2017
21 August 2017|
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Response from Nicole R | Property representative |
Hello! There are some items on the regular menu you can order, but also we have a salad bar. December is high season for us, so I would recommend booking your tours in advance. Check our website and the Activities section... More
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"The showers and bathrooms could use a deep clean, but the amenities were great."
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"The balcony rooms with hammock and river view are a must."
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"Fourth floor rooms offer the best views of the river and surrounding rainforest."
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"We had the family suite and the River Room Double. Both beautiful views with balconies"
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