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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

This a great place to stay Hostel / Hotel. We got a private room and bath. The best thing about El Machico are the owners. Ceazar was a great guy, went out of his way to help me with my property issues. The place is clean and nice rooms. They have a great back yard and view. They are next...

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elmachicoboquete, Direttore at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thank you Ken! Was a pleasure having you here!

Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you are looking for a great place to stay in Boquete....look no farther. The property used to be a boutique hotel & has now been converted to a hostel with the same standards. The owners are well organized & have thought of everything you need to know as a backpacker...or should I say flashpacker? The beds are comfy, there...

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Thanks a lot guys... :-)

Vernon, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

WOW! This place was amazing!! Katia and Cesare were welcoming and very helpful. You could tell they really cared about your experience in Boquete and made sure that we were taken care of. Cesare even offered to drive us up to Volcan Baru at midnight to ensure that we made it there safely. This place is very clean and has...

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elmachicoboquete, Direttore at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thank you ladies!!! Was a pleasure help having you at El Machico!!!!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in Boquete for 3 nights to do the volcano hike and to see the waterfalls. This hostel is amazing! The kitchen has everything you need including space, and overlooks a beautiful garden. The showers are powerful, the wifi is good and the beds are comfortable. There are three dogs who are so funny and cute. The owner has...

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elmachicoboquete, Direttore at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thank you Emily! Was a pleasure having you here. We know vey well taxi problem, for that reason next week we will start a new private service cheaper than everyone!! Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hostel is really great. It has a beautiful garden where you can relax. Thereby the breakfast has been the best I have had in a hostel in Panama and the kitchen is really convenient. And last but not least the owners are really nice and helpful. I would definitely recommend this place.

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elmachicoboquete, Direttore at El Machico Hostel Boquete, responded to this review

Thank you Fleur! Hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really clean and new Hostel. The guests are international and the Location is good. There are much of shuttlebuses all over boquete so you never have to wait really long. Breakfast is nice and tastes good ;)

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Thank you Mario!!!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great stay and the hosts were wonderful, really helpful and nice people. The tips that were given to them they followed up, and that was really great. The location is out of town but that is also one of the reasons it's nice.Thanks!

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Thank you guys!!!

Saskatoon, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at el Machico in early February in 2017. The place is beautiful and very clean. The host, Caesar was very welcoming and made sure we were taken care of during our stay in Boquete. During our stay we hiked volcan baru (must do for the sunrise) and did a coffee tour. We told Caesar what we wanted to do...

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WOW!!! Thank you for this review guys! Was a pleasure having you here!!!

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It 'been a great experience my stay at El Machico Hostel in Boquete... Here you can make beautiful knowledge and meet very nice people. Property is well cared, rooms are clean and garden is breathtaking. Managers (Katia and Cesare but especially the cute Katia ... ^_^) are very helpful and always ready when you need something. So I recommend everyone...

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Thanks Samantha for staying with us at "El Machico Boquete"..:-))

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a wonderful hostel set in an idyllic location above Boquete. Walk to town has stunning vistas and is about 40 minutes all down hill. A cab ride is approx $2.00. It has a lovely peaceful garden and a fully equipped kitchen for guests. We had a nice room overlooking the garden with a private terrace bathroom. The hosts...

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Thank you so much!!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
El Machico Hostel Boquete, is our second hostel, situated in one of the most gorgeous and wonderful areas in the highlands of the Republic of Panama. With cool weather, Boquete, in the Province of Chiriqui, is a magical town, with the most wonderful gardens, mountains and a magnificent Volcano, with a lot of daily activities, like hiking, ziplines, waterfalls, horse riding, river rafting and during the night excelents restaurants, bars, discos and a lot more. We can offer Free WiFi Several outdoor tables and chairs in a wonderful garden Hot water in all rooms Free parking Basic Breakfast Included Playstation Common PC TV in common area Common Kitchen ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Machico Hostel Boquete

Address: Volcancita W Rd, Boquete 0413, Panama (Formerly Hotel Refugio de Montana)
Region: Panama > Chiriqui Province > Boquete
Price Range: $38 - $81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — El Machico Hostel Boquete 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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