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    Octopus Garden Hotel & Dive Resort

    Can Can, Portobelo, Panama
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    Overview
    • Excellent21%
    • Very good34%
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    • Terrible14%
    24 May 2016
    “Nice people but not the best stay”
    16 May 2016
    “Ambivalence”
    Free Wifi
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    Beachfront
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    Bar/Lounge
    Pets Allowed
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    Breakfast included
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 14 June 2013

    I stayed at Octopus Garden for 3 nights. My $55/night room included these amenities: No hot water, filthy furnishings (see the photo of the inside of the bedroom door which apparently had not been cleaned in months? years?), shower walls with long black hairs on...More

    6  Thank James S
    Reviewed 10 February 2013

    very amateuristic dive resort. very bad kitchen and the rooms are also too expensive. the owner is never there and the sweet people that have run the show work there very hard . the owners also certify divers under other names of diving instuctor. I...More

    5  Thank djabba b
    Reviewed 13 January 2013

    Once upon a time, this was likely a nice place. Unfortunately, time has weathered it and maintenance has not kept up. There are holes in the deck, the AC unit in my room was moldy (cleared out with a industrial fan) and the windows don't...More

    3  Thank traveller_cdn
    Reviewed 19 May 2012

    1 diver and 1 non diver. Stayed 2 nights. Its right on the bay and as a non diver waiting around - I didnt really like the look of the shallow rocky water out the front, so I didnt get to swim as much as...More

    3  Thank lost_nomads
    Reviewed 7 May 2012

    The owner will tell you this is a hotel where divers can relax.... If you're not a diver... forget it! I'm actually an experienced diver.. and had no inclination to dive from here whatsoever! The place is ok....the rooms are just ok... definitely nothing special......More

    3  Thank mamasue111
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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
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    • Restaurant
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    • US$60 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 8
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    • Colon Province >
    • Portobelo
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    Room Tips
    "Bring your own car so you can leave"
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    "The Shark room is nice, with views on the ocean and quiet because it is farthest away from the road."
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    "Most rooms face the sea, but none of the windows open... AC units are in the room and may be mouldy... Mine..."
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    "Something with a sea view"
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