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    Calipso Hostel

    3rd Street, between E and Central Avenue | Across the Municipal Building, Bocas Town, Isla Colon 01010, Panama
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    Traveller (29)
    Room & Suite (4)
    Dining (2)
    • Excellent49%
    • Very good24%
    • Average11%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible11%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    3 Sep4 Sep
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Tropical Suites Hotel
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    Reviews (213)
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    1 - 5 of 128 reviews

    Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

    I booked here for one night and than I ended up staying 5 nights! Really recommended,definitely worth it. Clean, cheap, safe (reception h24) and close to everything you need, I felt like at home. The staff is helpful and they always tried to help me...More

    Thank ninahoov17
    Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

    Bedbugs in several of the mattresses, woke up with hundreds of bites. Management was very unreasonable. We stayed at this hostel and for the first two nights I woke up in the morning with hundreds of bites all over my face and body, I wrongly...More

    Thank Jessica N
    Reviewed 5 April 2017

    The hostel overall was good. It has AC, a good location (next to Heike hostel) a nice terrace, solid beds, and a kitchen. There is no breakfast provided, the AC is only on in the rooms at night, the kitchen gets very hot and is...More

    Thank Graham B
    Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

    Good: it's cheap! 12$ for a bed in an 8 bed dorm & pancakes for breakfast included. Wi-Fi works well. Very friendly and helpful staff! Bad: you don't get a key to lock the room, but there are lockers in the room. Mini kitchen. Not...More

    Thank Lisa G
    Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

    We really enjoyed our stay at this hostel while we were in Bocas. It's $12 a night if you stay more than one night and that includes pancaked and coffee for breakfast which is super nice. There is also ac in the dorms. Wifi works...More

    Thank Emma S
    Tropical Suites Hotel
    538 reviews
    #1 of 13 hotels in Bocas Town
    Popa Paradise Beach Resort
    270 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Isla Popa
    Hotel Oasis
    193 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Carenero Island
    Bocas Ridge Hotel
    51 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Almirante
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Price range
    • US$10 - US$14 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Location
    • Panama >
    • Bocas del Toro Province >
    • Isla Colon >
    • Bocas Town
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    Traveller (29)
    Room & Suite (4)
    Dining (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (46)
    Family and Play Areas (3)
    Popa Paradise Beach Resort
    270 reviews
    19.73 km away
    Bocas Ridge Hotel
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    24.83 km away
    Hotel Oasis
    193 reviews
    .00 km away
    Tropical Suites Hotel
    538 reviews
    .19 km away
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    "Bunks are very tall. Aim for a low bed"
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    "Only stay if you don't want to sleep"
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    "private rooms"
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    "Pick the rooms upstairs."
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