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Bocas Town, Panama
Reviewed 24 March 2014

Very professional service and staff that can inform you about tons of activities in the area and even extended to the Bocas area or whole Panama. Very nice interior, where you can meet people from all over the world in a nice atmosphere. Rooms are comfortable and clean. Staying here is a very good deal!

Thank lazareus
Dusseldorf, Germany
Reviewed 21 March 2014

Mamallena is a Great place to stay in Boquete. Its right in the Heart of the town and you can get Information about all kinds of activities from the friendly and helpful staff at Mamallena. You can even Book Tours directly At Mamallena. The place has a good vibe, people of all ages and clean, Big rooms. Go there!

Thank Krisch2706
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 20 March 2014

I really liked mamallena in boquete. the hostel has a great vibe and seems to naturally attract cool people. its easy to chill and at the same time if you want to have a drink you'll always find a companion. as a base to do outdoor things its fantastic. its not hard to get anywhere from it and it's easy...

Thank Gabriel E
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 20 March 2014 via mobile

Good find. Right next to bus "station." It is also within walking distance to many restaurants and yummy bakeries. The room was spacious and clean. There was not a fan in the room but the window could be opened, a screen is provided, which allowed plenty of air in. They advertise that breakfast is included and that translates to pancake...

Thank SarasJournies
Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 16 March 2014

I have stayed many times in Mamallena because it has a great location, right in the middle of everything, and next to a very nice bar restaurant. I'm a woman that sometimes travel by myself and Mamallena always have made me feel cool and safe. Miguel and the staff always help in everything that I have needed and make me...

Thank Solkamy
Reviewed 15 March 2014

I was going to stay in Boquete for only a few days...but because of Mamallena i ended up staying there for almost 2 weeks! The most important is the great athmosphere in the hostel...its so easy to meet new people here, outside in the garden, or in the big and well equiped kitchen (they even got a blender)! In this...

Thank Rene U
Managua, Nicaragua
Reviewed 15 March 2014

Mamallena was a highlight of my trip. The hostel has a vibe that is welcoming and the staff was friendly and super helpful. It was nice to relax in the mountains, escape from hot and humid, and enjoy the luxury of hot water and a big kitchen. Reliable Internet, good location, and most importantly clean. One of the best hostels...

Thank Tyingl
Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 15 March 2014

I have stayed here several occassions and its become one my favorite places to stay. I always go on my own because i know i will never spend a minute alone really good to meet other people.There is so many chill areas to hangout and so much going out all day which makes it so much fun, being Boquete such...

Thank cocobean02
Reviewed 15 March 2014

i arrived in boquete as my first stop in central america after i did my spanish school. i was still a little bit nervous about the whole travelling-alone thing. and then i found mamallenas in boquete. i had an absolutely amazing time. the famous bbqs, the friendly staff, including the owner miguel are one of the best hostel crews i...

Thank Tarik F
Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 9 March 2014

We spend 2 nights in private room at hostel Mamalena. + Rooms are simple but nice with wooden floor + location is great. + pancakes - they DON`T have hot water at all. Only cold water. - part of the staff is too laid back, they talk with you and same time keep they feet on table. - cockroaches -...

3Thank LeeKasemets

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mamallena Boquete hostel is your home away from home! Here it is the atmosphere and the service that makes the difference! Everything is made to make you feel comfortable and happy. Our friendly staff composed by locals and volonteers has an answer for anything you wonder. It is also the most reliable source of information about Boquete and surroundings, ATM, transportation, travels and hostel facilities. In a colourful colonial wooden building with strong character, we provide different types of private rooms with en-suites and dorm beds, we've got a room for everyone. Add to that our great beds, free pancake breakfast, free internet and movies, great customer service and you have the perfect hostel for your stay in Boquete. Whether it's for a night, a week or a month, you're more than welcome. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel Mamallena

Address: Parque Central, Light Blue House | Bajo Boquete, Boquete 0413, Panama
Region: Panama > Chiriqui Province > Boquete
Price Range: $35 - $52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 17
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“Private room with ensuit was wdequate”
Ba8ydriver, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“unsure about the dorm rooms, but the private rooms with shared bathroom were very small, pay the extra and get private room with ensuite”
CindyBrisVegas, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Dorms are good, you can charge your phone next to where you sleep.”
196alexanderv, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The private rooms are fantastic!”
dustinrdiamond, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The rooms right next to the neighboring restaurant/bar are noisy although we did like the live music.”
reneer433, 9 Feb 2016 | Read review
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