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    Hotel Santa Catalina

    Calle Hacia Playa Estero, Santa Catalina, Panama
    011 507 6571-4387
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    • Excellent72%
    • Very good22%
    • Average3%
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    • Terrible1%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Poolside Bar
    Wheelchair Access
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 308 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    The only “real” hotel in Santa Catalina! Nice setting, enjoyable pool, clean rooms and towels, good service at the restaurant. A peaceful place. Michelle, the girl at the reception, is simply super!!!

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    Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

    For sure the best hotel in SC! Stayed 5 nights and will go back. They even have a new generator for common power outages in town. The staff is very friendly and rooms are very nice with attention to details. Also very good food in...More

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    Response from hotelsantacatalina, General Manager at Hotel Santa CatalinaResponded 1 August 2017

    Thank you for your visit to Hotel Santa Catalina, and we greatly appreciate your kind review! It was a pleasure to serve you and we look forward to your next visit! Thanks again!

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The place is great. Clean and a really great hotel. Service excellent. Lot of fun with boards and bicycle. Many activities to do. Thank you Todo súper bueno una excelente estadía y muchas cosas divertidas

    Thank Panama Surf Sch... E
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Our 2nd time staying here, we enjoyed it overall. There are cheaper places to stay in the area, and we looked at these, but just kept coming back to the Hotel Santa Catalina for their rooms and what they offer. The rooms are very large,...More

    Thank Lisa H
    Response from hotelsantacatalina, General Manager at Hotel Santa CatalinaResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Hotel Santa Catalina, and we appreciate you taking the time to write a review. In regards to the wifi, due to the limitations of the current internet services provided in the area, we currently only offer...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    My girlfriend and I stayed here for a night as part of a year long Round the World trip. We're budget travellers but decided to splurge on a night for my birthday. And we were not disappointed! Michelle at the reception was super cheerful and...More

    Thank HT204
    Response from hotelsantacatalina, General Manager at Hotel Santa CatalinaResponded 1 week ago

    We are truly honored that you enjoyed your stay with us at Hotel Santa Catalina, and it is always a pleasure to serve such wonderful people like yourselves! Thanks for your kind review, and we hope you will return to visit us in the near...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$78 - US$180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
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    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Veraguas Province >
    • Santa Catalina
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    13 March 2017|
    Response from hotelsantacatalina | Property representative |
    Hotel Santa Catalina Panama provides the service of contacting and reserving snorkeling trips to Coiba for its' guests, however, the hotel itself is not a tour operator. The hotel only recommends the best tour operators who... More
    21 April 2015|
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    Response from Jon H |
    the closest airport is Tocumen International in Panama City. It is a 5 hour drive to Santa Catalina from the airport.
    20 January 2015|
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    Response from Roberto K | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Jgarey! They seem to be very pet friendly. At the hotel they have a few dogs and cats walking free... I'm just not sure if they allow guests dogs in... Its worth to check it out. Hope you a nice and safe trip! If you... More
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    "Better light and some hangers for the clothes!"
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    "newest rooms are quite"
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    "Only tried the one room which was great ."
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    "Room was acceptable, clean, but not like the photo's."
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