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Canopy Tower

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Canopy Tower is a wonderful place to stay. However, buyer beware, if you are not a birder, go somewhere else. We stayed in the Harpy Eagle suite. It is a good sized room and was comfortable. The rooms are a little spartan. There was...More

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Response from CanopyFamily, Guest Relations Manager at Canopy TowerResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your honest review of the Canopy Tower, it will no doubt give our future guests an idea of what to expect at our one-of-a-kind lodge. We are so happy that you had a fantastic experience and we look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Canopy Tower is, in fact, a six storey metal tower, with comfortable sleeping quarters, a big dining and relaxing floor and, most important, a spectacular top viewing floor where you can walk around bird-watching, listening to the howling monkeys, or just enjoying the sights with...More

Thank AnnaMaria416
Response from CanopyFamily, Guest Relations Manager at Canopy TowerResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, we are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience at the Canopy Tower. Your review will help others know what to expect for a relaxing stay with us. We hope to see you again in Panama.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every thing about this place is wonderful. The birds wildlife (monkeys and birds out the windows at eye level), the staff, food and location. Best bird guides I have ever met. Alexis, Danielo and Jorhe are top of the line. We even got to meet...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This accommodation is provided in an old US radar station which has been remodelled as an eco lodge. It is located in a national park with excellent views from a platform 3 storeys up. The room was fine - ours was called a suite which...More

1  Thank Woobsle
Reviewed 16 January 2018

This is a special location. The rooms are small and there isn't much privacy as you can guests in the next room. However, you cannot beat the variety of birds so close to Panama City. We stayed for three nights and it was well worth...More

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Joanne W
8 December 2017|
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Response from Anne W | Reviewed this property |
I didn’t get any vaccinations or take malaria meds. Prevention is the best way to deal with this. Get repellent that rubs on instead of sprays, so as not to harm the butterflies and other insects. Have a great trip .... I... More
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Douglas G
10 April 2017|
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Dear Kathy & Doug, thanks for your question! Malaria and Yellow Fever have been absent from the Canal area in central Panama for decades, so there is no need to take malaria tablets and yellow fever vaccination is not... More
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8 January 2017|
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Response from lanamom | Reviewed this property |
We traveled extensively through Central America last summer and saw a trip doctor before we left. They said that if we stay at high altitudes in Panama and/or near the canal zone we didn't need any vaccines. We did however... More
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"We stayed in Blue Cotinga suite - high up with nice treetop views and its own bathroom. Walls are thin so..."
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"Rooms in the level below the common use and dining area are quicker to access the roof deck."
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"All rooms on the same level in a circular building. Jungle views from all of them."
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"Rooms are comfortable and adequate.There are no elevators in the Tower be prepared to climb stairs. No air..."
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