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El Machico Hostel Boquete

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff in the hostel is really friendly! The room was very clean with a beautiful bathroom and a nice garden. It's nice to have a kitchen to cook for yourself. I'm happy I stayed in this hostel! Thanks again!

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elmachicoboquete, Direttore at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thank you so much guys!! Hope to see you soon!

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

El Machico Hostel is a place that offer more than a hostel can do: a quiet place, relaxing atmosphere, a great comfort and a very clean place. We stayed there for two nights in Apr 6 to 8, 2017 but we felt as we were visiting some friends, We had a double bad room with private bathroom which we loved...

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elmachicoboquete, Direttore at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

We only can say WOW!!! Thank you, was a pleasure for us!!!

Lansing, Michigan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hostel was incredibly clean, well organized, and had super helpful staff. Comfortable beds, hot showers, community space with TV, and delicious breakfast. Couldn't have asked for a better value!!

Thank Megan W
elmachicoboquete, Direttore at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thank you Megan!!!

Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The Hostel is a house of feeling good or even better coming home. We arrived very late in the evening, checked in and next moment I know we felt like home. There is a very chilled atmosphere and the garden is just soooo nice! There is a lot of space everywhere. But the very best thing about that hostel are...

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elmachicoboquete, Direttore at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thank you Vito!!! Was a pleasure having you here!! Thank you so much!!

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Honestly, nothing bad to say about my stay at El Machico Hostel in Boquete. The owners, two Italians, did everything they could to make our stay as comfortable as possible. Initially i booked one night, but i ended up staying three. This place is very new, has a beautiful and huge garden, nice outside kitchen or hangout, good breakfast in...

Thank P M
elmachicoboquete, Direttore at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thank you! Was only a pleasure for us! Waiting for you for your next trip to Boquete

Reviewed 4 March 2017

This is an amazing place to stay in Boquete. If you're looking for something quiet but near to the town Machico Hostel is an excellent option. I stayed with my girlfriend in a private room, very clean, comfortable with hot water in the bathroom. There is no TV, but they have a good WiFi, so you can connect Netflix or...

Thank Noriel S
elmachicoboquete, Direttore at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

thanks for your review.

Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Very nice and clean, the private rooms are basically hotel rooms, beautiful environment and nice people. Breakfast is great, eggs, pancakes, fruit, cereal and there is a nice grocery nearby if you want to add your own stuff.

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elmachicoboquete, Direttore at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thanks ...thanks..thanks...

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

This a great place to stay Hostel / Hotel. We got a private room and bath. The best thing about El Machico are the owners. Ceazar was a great guy, went out of his way to help me with my property issues. The place is clean and nice rooms. They have a great back yard and view. They are next...

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elmachicoboquete, Direttore at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thank you Ken! Was a pleasure having you here!

Reviewed 25 February 2017

If you are looking for a great place to stay in Boquete....look no farther. The property used to be a boutique hotel & has now been converted to a hostel with the same standards. The owners are well organized & have thought of everything you need to know as a backpacker...or should I say flashpacker? The beds are comfy, there...

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elmachicoboquete, Direttore generale at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thanks a lot guys... :-)

Vernon, Canada
Reviewed 22 February 2017

WOW! This place was amazing!! Katia and Cesare were welcoming and very helpful. You could tell they really cared about your experience in Boquete and made sure that we were taken care of. Cesare even offered to drive us up to Volcan Baru at midnight to ensure that we made it there safely. This place is very clean and has...

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Thank you ladies!!! Was a pleasure help having you at El Machico!!!!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
El Machico Hostel Boquete, is our second hostel, situated in one of the most gorgeous and wonderful areas in the highlands of the Republic of Panama. With cool weather, Boquete, in the Province of Chiriqui, is a magical town, with the most wonderful gardens, mountains and a magnificent Volcano, with a lot of daily activities, like hiking, ziplines, waterfalls, horse riding, river rafting and during the night excelents restaurants, bars, discos and a lot more. We can offer Free WiFi Several outdoor tables and chairs in a wonderful garden Hot water in all rooms Free parking Basic Breakfast Included Playstation Common PC TV in common area Common Kitchen ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Machico Hostel Boquete

Address: Volcancita W Rd, Boquete 0413, Panama (Formerly Hotel Refugio de Montana)
Region: Panama > Chiriqui Province > Boquete
Price Range: $50 - $69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — El Machico Hostel Boquete 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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