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El Otro Lado

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  • Average4%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
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Non-Smoking Rooms
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

"El Otro Lado" knows how to make you feel at home. The retreat's surrounding are definitely oriented for true R&R whether you decide to lay by the infinity pool and soak the Caribbean sun or participating in their boat rides to the nearby beaches like...More

Thank UCRICMO
Response from ElOtroLado_Portobelo, Director General at El Otro LadoResponded 11 February 2017

Dear UCRICMO Thank you very much for taking the time to share with us your valuable opinion and of course I also thank on behalf of the entire EOL team the trust placed in our services. I hope very soon to have him visvita on...More

Reviewed 21 January 2017

I would love to give this property a 5 star rating, as it was so unique and special in many ways. The rooms and dining room are all very Avant Garde - the furnishings and art are very unusual, fun and chic. The rooms were...More

2  Thank cre8gale
Reviewed 21 December 2016

The resort consists of individual bungalows and a main house. We were in a bungalow and it was lovely. It featured a bright Caribbean vibe with no detail overlooked: filled with local art, excellent bedding, attractive furnishings. I can't imagine how the accommodation could have...More

4  Thank Deano50
Reviewed 4 October 2016

What a great place!, I have been in a lot of hotels and this one is by far, in my top 2 list. My room was beautiful, the beds/pillows were really comfortable, the details in the room were impressive! we had our own Ipod with...More

Thank kissypch
Reviewed 21 September 2016

El otro lado is really " another side" of Panamá, very different from the nearby historic village of Portobello. The hotel is onjy accesible by boat, and once there , everything is in exquisite taste. You can choose to stay in one of the small...More

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Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Breakfast included
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Meeting Rooms
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Air Conditioning
Minibar
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USD 533 - USD 712 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
USD 533 - USD 712 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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"we stayed at the main house, beautiful room ! - the separate houses must be amazing"
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"Cabains in front of the beach"
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"You can choose one of the little cottages. I prefer those near the pool."
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"Sea House is beautiful. Also Sun House, Spirit House, Forest House and rooms of Casa Grande."
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