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    Bambu Hostel

    Calle Virgincita | San Mateo neighborhood, David 0426, Panama
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    • Excellent49%
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    “tree house” (20 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 177 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    No receipt given and said we did not pay. Paid anyway as taxi was waiting and owner was about to send our taxi to the airport away. American owner from NYC was very condescending and rude while handing me my receipt. Told him what I...More

    Thank Nelson V
    Response from Gregg L, Owner at Bambu HostelResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks for the 3 stars! He wanted to leave without paying. He was getting into a taxi, and told me he will pay me when he gets back to Canada. I said, I doesn't work like that and insisted that he pay us for our...More

    Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

    First of all the hostel is lovely; features a treetop dorm, as well an air conditioned one and some private rooms. It was dead quiet when we arrived there which was awesome for our second night in panama. It has a nice pool and some...More

    Thank tris p
    Response from Gregg L, Owner at Bambu HostelResponded 1 week ago

    Give David a chance! This is authentic Panama. I know everyone wants to get to Boquette and Bocas but those places are not real Panama. They have been "gringonized" to such an extent that hardly any Panamanians even live there anymore. Boquette has become a...More

    Reviewed 27 August 2017

    The folks here are very helpful. This is the best value for your money. They've got a pool and a mini green jungle in the back. And a tree-house platform for sleeping outside if you prefer. Or sleep cool in an air-conditioned dorm. Huge outdoor...More

    Thank Over60Nomad
    Response from Gregg L, Owner at Bambu HostelResponded 1 week ago

    I really appreciate your high opinion of Bambu. Thank you.

    Reviewed 10 July 2017

    Firstly: If you dont have a good reason to stay in David, you might as well skip this city - there is really not too much to see or do there... Secondly: If you are staying in David, you should definately choose the Hostel Bambu!...More

    Thank aurel86
    Reviewed 6 July 2017

    I travel through David for work quite a bit and this was a great little reprieve from the hot city. I had a quick stay but the pool and clean kitchen, nice staff and cold beer was just what was needed after running around all...More

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    La Montana y el Valle Coffee Estate Inn
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    Hacienda Los Molinos Boutique Hotel
    245 reviews
    #4 of 12 hotels in Boquete
     
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
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    • Laundry Service
    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • USD 10 - USD 35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Chiriqui Province >
    • David
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    • Bambu Hotel David
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    agent421
    1 July 2016|
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    Response from Gregg L | Property representative |
    yes. there is a stadium here in town. Its a fun night out to watch a professional game, and its verry low priced.There are food and snanks/drinks being served too.
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    agent421
    20 December 2015|
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    Response from agent421 | Property representative |
    Hot Springs, waterfalls, canyon swimming, bambu hostel (see the coati), beach, rain forrest visit, ...festivals carnivals..
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    helenlouiseUk
    15 September 2015|
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    Response from agent421 | Property representative |
    You can take a bus for .35 cents, find the bus that is going to 'frontera' (frontier) ask to get off at the 'azucerera' (santa rosa sugar factory) with your back to the sugar factory walk about one block take your first... More
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    "Dormitory in the tree house"
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    "I loved the open treehouse area naturally built with bambuuu"
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    "Jungle dorm is a fun experience if you are fine with sleeping in an outdoorish environment"
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    "Private room #9 is one with its own bathroom and shower."
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