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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible12%
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Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
2 Star Hotel
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All reviewspancakesthe kitchenoverlooking the main streetwould highly recommend staying herelack of hot waternice balconysuper nicestayed daysbreakfast includedrooms are bigwould stay againisla colonlockershosteldormislandchill
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Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Really liked it- very nice staff, made me feel comfortable the minute i came, the hostel looks very good and welcoming, the prices are very reasonable, you get towels, the rooms and the shower are clean, the breakfast (yummy pancakes😍) is included, the rooms are...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

I stayed 10 days in bocas del toro and i slept in 4 different hostel . Calipso is absolutely the best . Big rooms , super clean , the kitchen fully furnished and the have a really good breakfast included . The Italian owners are...More

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Response from MGA71, Propietario at Calipso HostelResponded 4 June 2018

thanks for your comments, best regards

Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Clean but old rooms - very friendly stuff - breakfast is just 2 pancakes and a black coffee - good for the price (35 dollar private room for two) nothing more to say trip advisor! have to reach 200 letters.

Thank NiklasBre
Response from MGA71, Propietario at Calipso HostelResponded 4 June 2018

thanks for your coments, we are working in renovate all Hostel. best regards.

Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately I didn't read the reviews on here before we booked as it was last minute. We stayed at calipso 2 nights because the other bed and breakfast was booked out (surfari-great place to stay!) First night my two friends woke with bites on them...More

Thank Jasmines92
Response from MGA71, Gerente at Calipso HostelResponded 4 June 2018

so, sorry about all inconvinience, right know we will start with a new administration. we are working about . thanks for your comment, this help us in make it better.

Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Spent a night there and got bitten so heavily that it is starting to ruin my vacation. Everything is dirty and rundown, no soap in the bathroom and the shower curtain was broken. There is no real common area, just a hallway and a narrow...More

Thank Ivana P
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
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Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$21 - US$49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$21 - US$49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (41)
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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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