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Luna's Castle Hostel

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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Luna's castle was super chill to stay at, it's close to some really cool clubs and bars and the dorms had an amazing view of the city. Clean bathrooms with hot water and free breakfast and coffee. The highlight of my stay was the staff,...More

Thank Brittney A
Response from David H, Owner at Luna's Castle HostelResponded 13 September 2017

Hey there Brittney -- Thanks for your awesome review. So glad you had a chance to meet Carlos and that he was able to answer your questions and send you in all the right directions! Really glad you enjoyed your stay at Luna's. Come back...More

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Lunas castle was just awesome! I stayed 2 nights and returned on my WY back though Panama on my way home! The staff was amazing and friendly. The hostel was large and really enjoyable. There is a bar downstairs with an unbeatable happy hour and...More

Thank brandonblevins
Response from David H, Owner at Luna's Castle HostelResponded 4 September 2017

Aw, thanks, Brandon! Super glad that we were able to exceed your expectations. Anyone in Chris' hands is going to have an amazing time. Glad he took good care of you during your stay. Happy hour prices have stayed the same since we opened in...More

Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Great hostel, made lots of new friends quickly. Staff is great. Chris was extremely helpful with getting around and making it a fun spot for everyone to hang. Rooms are great, 10 is my favorite and try to get a bottom bunk. AC is off...More

Thank hopevtaylor
Response from David H, Owner at Luna's Castle HostelResponded 4 September 2017

So glad you got a bunk in room 10! It's one of our favorite rooms too - airy, spacious, + overlooking the Bay of Panama. Also, makes us happy we got a pancake convert. Must be the secret ingredient :) Chris is so helpful --...More

Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

I've been cruising around Panama for a little while now. I came, thinking it was going to stay a week before heading home to the States, now it will be Columbia if I ever leave Panama. Unexpectedly, my first night in Panama was at Luna's...More

Thank Binny17
Response from David H, Owner at Luna's Castle HostelResponded 30 August 2017

Wow--thank you! Reviews like these make it all worth it. We're so glad that you've been traveling throughout Panama and keep coming back to the Castle. Smiles abound at Luna's, and we hope to keep them coming for years to come. And you're right --...More

Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Traveling around panama solo has been one of the greatest experiences of my life. There's no better place to stay in Panama City then the historic Casco Viejo! To make the experience even better you have to stay at Luna's Castle!! This place is magic...More

Thank Mickelangelo P
Response from David H, Owner at Luna's Castle HostelResponded 30 August 2017

Hello Mickelangelo - We agree...Chris is amazing. So glad you two had a chance to meet and enjoy one another's company. We met Chris is Bocas del Toro over a decade ago (he was living in the jungles and we were living on Isla Colon)...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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Bar/Lounge
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US$13 - US$32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$13 - US$32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Kukka M
8 May 2017|
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Response from Francisco F | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Eleonora S | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there's always someone at the reception, they are very efficient in this, anyway just to make sure you don't have surprises just drop them an email before going, they are highly responsive. regarding transport, yes you... More
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Response from SpokeyDokeys | Reviewed this property |
I also had to cancel a reservation and found it very easy. Just email them via lunasreception at gmail
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