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Manglar Lodge

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 8 October 2016

this is the third time I stayed at Manglar Lodge and the everything was even better than the previews times. the food was great they had a nice new menu with great options. the staff was super helpful with everything there was a swell at the time we stayed so my husband had a great time surfing the local spots...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 7 October 2016

After a long trip visiting different parts of panama we spend the last 3 nights at Manglar Lodge. the place was perfect to end our vacation . it was quiet the garden are well keep. we spend a lot of time just reading on the outdoor chairs. The food was so good they had some delicious Fish Tacos and also...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 7 October 2016

This is the second time I stayed at Manglar Lodge and the experience was even better than last year. The Owners are super friendly help us giving us great information of places we had to visit. Ivan (owner ) took some extra time and gave a list of surf spots around Panama. we score great waves thanks to him They...

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Boulder City, NV
Reviewed 10 September 2016

What a wonderful gem in this part of Panama! We wanted a few day vacation and found the perfect place in El Palmar. We got there early, and that was no problem we got our keys right away. The owner gave us a upstairs room with a balcony. The room itself is a piece of art! One wall was floor...

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Cham, Switzerland
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Small relaxed hotel, great for a getaway or surf stop. A little hard to find without a navigation system, as it is off the beaten track at the end of the street. Good hearty breakfast and value for money stay. 4 rooms means it is fairly quite, however there was a party close by with trance music on the Saturday...

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Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

I've never felt so welcome!! It was like home away from home. Very beautiful and well kept. There were several beaches and little restaurants you could walk to daily. Everyday was an adventure. It's located in a residential area tucked away in a little corner. It's very quiet and peaceful. There's a restaurant/bar downstairs and the 4 rooms are upstairs....

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Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a week and already have plans to go back the rooms were spacious and spotless! The staff was so friendly and accommodating! AC unit worked very well and I loved the balcony attached to the room!

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Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

This is the only place I will ever stay in when I visit Panama! The owners were wonderful, welcoming, kind, and caring! I have never felt so at home at a "location of business." They did everything in their power to make us feel comfortable. I could go on and on about how spectacular they are. My family and I...

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 June 2016

We visited for one night at the end of April and enjoyed our visit very much. It is a pleasant little hotel... clean, spacious with comfortable rooms. We were travelling with a group of 2 families with children. Dining on the veranda was lovely and the kids really enjoyed running around the garden, and the parents enjoyed that the kids...

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Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 5 April 2016

Living in Panama City sometimes you just need to get out of the city. This place was exactly what my fiancé and I needed. A small lodge (just 4 rooms), very big room, comfy bed, air conditioning, porch/balcony, walking distance from the beach and more! They have a great collection of micro brewery beers as well in the bar. Breakfast...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
If you like nature and comfort, you'll enjoy your stay at Manglar Lodge. Located at El Palmar beach on the Pacific coast of the Republic of Panama, Manglar Lodge offers the visitor four cozy and clean rooms, WiFi, a lounge terrace and gardens where you can relax on the sun, read and watch birds and butterflies. Sometimes you can also see iguanas, squirrels and opossums. The high tides will bring you nice sunsets next to the mangrove and, depending on the river and swell conditions, you can also try surfing or bodyboarding. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Manglar Lodge

Address: Calle 1 Norte | El Palmar, San Carlos 1017, Panama
Region: Panama > Panama Province > San Carlos
Price Range: $136 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Manglar Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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“great staff”
 of 5 bubbles maria6804, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“the king size room is so nice!!”
 of 5 bubbles taniasmith1972, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Great place, Nice people”
 of 5 bubbles robmP7493US, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 4 is GREAT! Also, even though you cannot see the ocean from the room, you can hear it, so it is very soothing!”
 of 5 bubbles FooandJessie, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
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