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Hostel Mamallena

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 May 2014

Solid hostel. Location couldn't be better -- just off the main plaza. They are really good with arranging tours and transportation, as they have their own travel agency. I didn't need any of that though. Breakfast is just pancakes, but it's better than nothing. Have 2 complaints, but nothing huge: 1) Power was an issue while I was there. It...

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Puerto Aventuras, Mexico
Reviewed 2 May 2014

This was my first stay in a hostel (and it was with my husband and our 2 young kids). The front desk was super helpful. Since it was my first stay in a hostel, I didn't realize there wouldn't be any soap for handwashing so that required a little problem solving - but a small problem. They did some laundry...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 April 2014 via mobile

I loved this hostel, had a great atmosphere and awesome people. Its really clean, the kitchen is well equipped (as it's thoroughly cleaned everyday). The staff were also a good laugh and really helpful with information about tours and shuttles. Best place to stay in boquete!

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Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 26 April 2014 via mobile

Not a lot to say other than that this hostel is really quite pleasant. A really relaxed atmosphere here. Staff is helpful. Free pancake breakfast (you make them yourself). Paid $12 a night for the dorm.

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Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 19 April 2014

30 yrs ago I "hostelled" through New Zealand and Australia - was thrilled to see they haven't changed in price or experience! This is one of the better ones with cold beer and water for sale and right in the heart of town - as well as coffee and pancakes (ready to cook yourself) every morning included! Highly recommend!

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kenora
Reviewed 17 April 2014

Arriving in Boquette, my adult daughter and I spotted a hostel near the bus stop. We're both experienced travellers but I've been more of a nice hotel kind of gal in my past. Nadine had stayed in hostels in Australia in her younger years. But for $33/night for a private room, 2 beds, private bath, we were quite happy to...

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Bocas Town, Panama
Reviewed 24 March 2014

Very professional service and staff that can inform you about tons of activities in the area and even extended to the Bocas area or whole Panama. Very nice interior, where you can meet people from all over the world in a nice atmosphere. Rooms are comfortable and clean. Staying here is a very good deal!

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Dusseldorf, Germany
Reviewed 21 March 2014

Mamallena is a Great place to stay in Boquete. Its right in the Heart of the town and you can get Information about all kinds of activities from the friendly and helpful staff at Mamallena. You can even Book Tours directly At Mamallena. The place has a good vibe, people of all ages and clean, Big rooms. Go there!

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 20 March 2014

I really liked mamallena in boquete. the hostel has a great vibe and seems to naturally attract cool people. its easy to chill and at the same time if you want to have a drink you'll always find a companion. as a base to do outdoor things its fantastic. its not hard to get anywhere from it and it's easy...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 20 March 2014 via mobile

Good find. Right next to bus "station." It is also within walking distance to many restaurants and yummy bakeries. The room was spacious and clean. There was not a fan in the room but the window could be opened, a screen is provided, which allowed plenty of air in. They advertise that breakfast is included and that translates to pancake...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mamallena Boquete hostel is your home away from home! Here it is the atmosphere and the service that makes the difference! Everything is made to make you feel comfortable and happy. Our friendly staff composed by locals and volonteers has an answer for anything you wonder. It is also the most reliable source of information about Boquete and surroundings, ATM, transportation, travels and hostel facilities. In a colourful colonial wooden building with strong character, we provide different types of private rooms with en-suites and dorm beds, we've got a room for everyone. Add to that our great beds, free pancake breakfast, free internet and movies, great customer service and you have the perfect hostel for your stay in Boquete. Whether it's for a night, a week or a month, you're more than welcome. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel Mamallena

Address: Parque Central, Light Blue House | Bajo Boquete, Boquete 0413, Panama
Region: Panama > Chiriqui Province > Boquete
Price Range: $34 - $52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 17
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“Private room with ensuit was wdequate”
 of 5 bubbles Ba8ydriver, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“unsure about the dorm rooms, but the private rooms with shared bathroom were very small, pay the extra and get private room with ensuite”
 of 5 bubbles CindyBrisVegas, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Dorms are good, you can charge your phone next to where you sleep.”
 of 5 bubbles 196alexanderv, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The private rooms are fantastic!”
 of 5 bubbles dustinrdiamond, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The rooms right next to the neighboring restaurant/bar are noisy although we did like the live music.”
 of 5 bubbles reneer433, 9 Feb 2016 | Read review
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