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Magnolia Inn

Hostelworld.comUS$32*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$90*
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We were a little unsure about which area to stay in in Panama City, but it turns out Casco Viejo is the nicest place for tourists by far. This is the pretty old part with nice restaurants and bars. Most hotels are expensive here, but Magnolia Inn is affordable and very very nice. The location is perfect. You can walk...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had to stay overnight in Panama City, before proceeding to Santa Catalina for 2 weeks of diving, and this wonderful hotel was recommended by the Dive Shop. The hotel was in an excellent location, with plenty of places to eat nearby. Room was super clean, with a very quiet, but very powerful a/c. The hotel also arranged a seamless...

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Magnolia I, General Manager at Magnolia Inn, responded to this review

Dear spestonji Thank you for writin us such a lovely review. We are excited to read you had such an excellent stay with us, and we hope to welcome you back soon. Kind regards, Joeri van der Linden

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this boutique hostel in the centre of Panama City old town. It was the perfect place to chill, have a hot shower and stay in a super comfortable clean bed. It's beautifully done, with a great communal space and the rooms are super luxury for a hostel. Treat yourself. Go on.

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Magnolia I, General Manager at Magnolia Inn, responded to this review

Dear karen, Thank you for your wonderful review. We are delighted to read you and such a pleasant experience while staying at Magnolia Inn, and we hope to welcome you back soon! Kind regards, Joeri van der Linden

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great value for the price! I had friends staying at a nearby hotel who paid quite a bit more than I did and my room at Magnolia was much nicer. It's nothing super fancy but is very clean and updated. Unlike a lot of the hotels in the area, I didn't have any issues with the noise...

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Magnolia I, General Manager at Magnolia Inn, responded to this review

Dear Katie, Thank you for taking the time to write us a review and I am pleased to read you had sucha great stay with us. Our sincere apologies for the mix up with your airport pickup, it was a case of miscommunication with our driver. We hope to welcome you back soon at Magnolia Inn. Kind regards, Joeri van...

Sugar Land, Texas
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We stayed at the Magnolia Inn for 2 nights. We booked a taxi through the hotel to pick us up from the international airport. We were promptly met by the driver outside customs. The charge was $35 (directly to the driver). The hotel is located in Casco Viejo. It offers both dorm rooms and individual rooms. Check-in was quick, and...

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Magnolia I, General Manager at Magnolia Inn, responded to this review

Dear Hoiman L, Thank you for staying at Magnolia Inn during your stay in Panama City. It has been a pleasure to be your hosts and we hope to welcome you back soon! Kind regards, Joeri van der Linden

Lincoln, Nebraska
Reviewed 21 April 2017

I stayed here with my Dad during Semana Santa and we loved it! The hotel staff was very friendly and accommodating. They held our bags in a secure closet while stayed on a nearby island for a night. In addition, they helped us with transportation, even selecting just the right destination through Uber to save us $10!! The hotel is...

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Magnolia I, General Manager at Magnolia Inn, responded to this review

Dear 9blw2, Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we always love to hear about our guests' experiences. It was a pleasure having you stay with us and we hope to welcome you back soon! Kind regards, Joeri van der Linden

Reviewed 16 April 2017

Stayed in room 2A and loved it. The location of the hotel in the Casco Viejo neighborhood is great. Friendly and helpful staff (although there was a mix-up and they forgot to pick us up at the airport). The price, compared to other hotels in the area, was an amazing bargain. Would definitely stay there again.

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Magnolia I, General Manager at Magnolia Inn, responded to this review

Dear Paul Thank you for your review. We are glad to read you had such a great stay with us. Please accept our sincere apologies for the mix up with your airport pickup. It was a unfortunate case of miscommunication with our driver. We hope to welcome you back to Magnolia Inn soon! Kind regards, Joeri van der Linden

St. Louis, MO
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Our family of 5 (kids aged 12-16) spent two nights here last month and loved it. The parents had 3c (penthouse), which must have some of the best views in the city--at least as good as Tantalo rooftop bar. Very nice, comfortable, quiet room--they've installed some v expensive windows that really keep out the noise. The kids were a few...

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Magnolia I, General Manager at Magnolia Inn, responded to this review

Dear PapaPiranha, I Am really glad to hear you and your family had such a great stay with us at Magnolia Inn. We worked hard to create a comfortable home away from home experience suitable for everyone and I am glad to read we succeeded. It was a pleasure having your family as our guests and we hope to welcome...

Woking, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed in a private room which was lovely and had aircon. The staff were all friendly and helpful. It is very close to some great restaurants and bars. The building is full of character with a communal area upstairs. Would definetly stay here again.

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Magnolia I, General Manager at Magnolia Inn, responded to this review

Dear Bsoybean, Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear you had such a great stay with us and We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Joeri van der Linden

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 1 April 2017

It is located in old part of the town in historic building. It is renovated beautifully; there is a hotel and hostel under the same roof. We did not get much views from our room but we could sit at the hostel community room on the balcony and oversee the street. The room are small but very functional; the staff...

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Magnolia I, General Manager at Magnolia Inn, responded to this review

Dear milochka99, Thank you for staying with us and we hope to welcome you back to Casco Viejo soon! Kind regards, Joeri van der Linden

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Magnolia Inn offers comfortable and spacious deluxe private rooms. Our restored French colonial mansion is full of historic character, as well as modern conveniences such as A/C, orthopedic beds, free Wi-Fi Internet, mini-fridge and safe deposit boxes. We have a total of 16 hotel rooms available, all with private bathroom, A/C and safe deposit boxes. We are a family friendly hotel and are suitable to host large groups. The building boasts stylish social areas to relax and meet fellow guests. A fully equipped kitchen and sunbathed dining room is available for all ours guests to use and coffee and tea is offered free all day. We also have a total of 38 hostel/dorm beds available with comfortable beds and A/C. Within a couple blocks from the hotel you can enjoy Casco Viejo's attractions such as the Presidential Palace, Metropolitan Cathedral, the Canal Museum, National Theater, Las Bovedas, and many others. Casco Viejo also is home to art galleries, great restaurants, and some of the city's best bars. Private car service is available for a fee, you are greeted inside Tocumen (PTY) international airport with a sign. The English speaking driver helps you with your bags and brings you to the front desk of the Magnolia Inn. Our front desk staff is fluent English, Spanish German, Dutch and Russian and will gladly help you with further planning your trip in Panama. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Magnolia Inn

Address: 8-18 Calle Boquete & Calle 8va, 111 | Casco Viejo, Panama City, Panama
Region: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range: $46 - $204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Magnolia Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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