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Hotel y Hostel White Lion

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Seville, Spain
Reviewed 5 February 2015

The lobby area of this hostel/hotel is very deceiving. When you climb the stairs and enter the dorm bedroom area it starts to look more like a crack house. Dingy, dirty. The kitchen was unusable, all pans stacked on top of each other and covered in oil. The bedrooms smelt like smoke. The bathroom sinks had what looked like months...

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2Thank Nicola H
Reviewed 2 January 2015

Don't go there! Place is filthy and as far as nice you can come. It's also located in a unpleasant backyard-like area in Casco even if it's not far away from Luna's Castle, Tàntano hotel etc. The kitchen and bathrooms are full of dirt and the locale looks like an industry building. We (my friend and I) don't consider it...

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4Thank idaherm
Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 9 December 2014

Worst experience of customer service ever. I arrived to the hotel/hostel in the evening, with my friend, he wanted to pay for the dorm, I want to stay in private room. The man at the front desk did not know what he was doing, he did not have change out of $20, so my friend could not pay cash, he...

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Thank svluka
Reviewed 3 December 2014 via mobile

This place is everything you do NOT want. I dont even know where to start... This place is by far the most dirty and filthy place I've ever stayed at. Dirt everywhere. The madresses of the beds are thin and dirty and the beds are full of BEDBUGS! We woke up with bites all over our backs. 1 out of...

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3Thank jadersten
Reviewed 26 November 2014 via mobile

We ended up here because it was 3 dollars cheaper than luna castle and that is something I regret. The hostel is overall filthy, some of the staff are friendly but others are not. The washrooms are not working properly with only one of 3 toilets being able to use and none of the showers are in good condition. For...

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2Thank Jakob R
Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 15 October 2014 via mobile

It is a very basic and nicely located place. The room was kinda clean, we missed a toilet seat in the first place and after the shower the whole room was flooded so we could change. The room didn't have any window to the outside (only to the hallway) but at night you can still listen to all the people...

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1Thank Seb S
Reviewed 27 July 2014

Without a doubt the worst hostel I have ever stayed. Clothes were stolen, washrooms filthy and without toilet paper. This place also turns into a brothel with more prostitutes, Johns and pimps than you can shake a stick at. When I reported my stolen items, staff got extremely defensive and tried to convince me the middle aged chinese man or...

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6Thank PhreshPhilip
Reviewed 19 May 2014

Arrived at 10:30 tired and this was the only hostel I could find. My bag was wet from a boat ride do the staff fitted everything for me. The rooms are basic but with AC. Most mattresses look terrible but since I was the only one in the room, I hot the only real mattress. WI-FI was surprisingly great, even...

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1Thank Eric G
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 22 February 2014 via mobile

Our guest experience of Panama city wan that good. We stayed for 2 nights in Hostel White Lion Very noisy and very very unfriendly staff. The room was very dirty. I was afraid to shower. Didn't feel safe at all. We never go again.

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4Thank dave_amsterdam
Cagliari
Reviewed 3 February 2014

First thing first: if you are travelling to Panama City, on a weekend, during high season (January to March), book yourself a hotel, hostel, or whatever and make sure you do read reviews before. This is what we did not do, and we are literally paying the price for wanting to be real backpackers. The city, and in particular Casco...

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Address: Calle 12 Entre Ave. b y Eloy Alfaro | casco viejo panama, Panama City 0850, Panama
Region: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range: $17 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel y Hostel White Lion 2*
Number of rooms: 50
Also Known As:
Hotel y Hostel White Lion Panama/Panama City
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“no good rooms.”
Theunimagineble, 11 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Choose a private room in one of the back hallways if available.”
Juan_y_Devn, 24 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Go somewhere else!”
aimzl87, 10 Jul 2013 | Read review
“Try another hotel if you can't sleep to a beat.”
Djone289, 1 Jul 2013 | Read review
“206 looked nice (55$). 103 is cheaper (35$) and basically the same.”
LolaTheMonkeyCat, 27 Mar 2013 | Read review
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