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    On The Reef

    Calle al Estero | Follow Signs After Coming Up to Hotel Area, Santa Catalina, Panama
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    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    “his wife” (3 reviews)
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    All reviews cable tv cliff overlooking his wife hotel is perfect few steps ocean view outdoor shower ricardo wave catalina surfer break spot property bugs tropical privacy tide
    Reviewed 11 January 2017

    If your idea of a vacation home is a Trump Tower, then you don't belong On The Reef, but then you don't belong in Santa Catalina, period. If you are the Santa Catalina type, the kind to appreciate this rugged, unspoilt by over-development, true fisherfolk...More

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    Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

    'Home away from home' would definitely describe my experience with this hotel (as I've visited a few times over the past year). The rooms are clean and the beds are extremely comfortable and cozy. The kitchen has all the necessary amenities for a comfortable stay....More

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    Response from Ricardopty, Owner at On The Reef

    Aloha! Thanks! Travelers! Special offer...stay 3 nights get the 4th night free...stay 5 nights and get 20% off your entire stay... check our new oceanfront bungalow...private pool, two levels, big a/c, satelite TV....all our US style suites have big a/c, satelite tv and hot water...24/7...More

    Reviewed 31 August 2016

    Planned a company retreat to Santa Catalina and stayed in this hotel. It was awesome, we had a blast. The hotel sits on a cliff overlooking Santa Catalina's Point and it is only a minute away from the center of town where there are convenience...More

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    Reviewed 19 July 2016

    I stayed for three nights in this wonderful cliffside inn with an incredible view and great sighting of the waves. The hosts, Ricardo and Ingunn, do everything inside their reach to make us feel comfortable and to enjoy our stay to the fullest. The suite...More

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    Response from Ricardopty, Owner at On The Reef

    Thank you Luis. We use this opportunity to warn travelers about some of the stories posted below. Our keeper is a trusted person and has spare keys to all the rooms. We open 10 years ago. Nothing has ever been lost or stolen. We have...More

    Reviewed 10 July 2016

    My friend and I booked for 2 nights. The very first night a person sneaked into our room at 3 am while we were sleeping. We woke up, faced the person who was under an altered state of mind (alcohol and/or drugs), and found out...More

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    Response from Ricardopty, Owner at On The Reef

    This people keep posting the same story over and over again. They did not sign the Voucher nor did they signed the registration form. They did not want to pay from the start and now it is clear to me they where sent by my...More

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    Room Tips
    "Ground floor front right."
    MalcolmH_10, over a year agoRead review
    "#2 up to 2 people, #1 from 2 to 4"
    Gianpaolo F, over a year agoRead review
    "Ask for the loft with a view of the break. You watch all the action while lying in bed, amazing."
    Jyoti_Choi, over a year agoRead review
    "Ask for one with Hamacas!!!"
    ElJoe13, over a year agoRead review
    "All of the rooms are quiet. The best room is the biggest one. It has 2 beds on the first floor; a stone..."
    nataliadediego, over a year agoRead review
    "The "Surfers Suite" has 4 beds but can accomodate one extra on the floor if you take a sleeping bag..."
    Jean-Louis1989, over a year agoRead review
    "Remember to bring wax, leach and any other equipment found only at surf shops."
    Rafael P, over a year agoRead review
    "Suite 1 has ocean view. I stayed in suite 2, which is great! I love it."
    JaimePanama, over a year agoRead review
    "Suite 1 has an ocean view."
    David L, over a year agoRead review
    "We were in the 2-floor room facing the sea. Forget the name of it but it´s lovely, highly recommended."
    CraigMoss75, over a year agoRead review