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Edmundston, New Brunswick, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in El Valle and spent the first days of our 10 day trip in Panama at Casa Mariposa. The rooms are quite simple but convenient and comfy. We’re not sure which are our preferred hosts between Ursula or Samie and Dahabie, but they all made us welcomed in their little retreat. What a peaceful treat to spend time...

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Nelson, British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent the first two days( February 13-15th) of our first trip to Panama in El Valle at Casa Mariposa and we couldn't believe the magic of this place! Watching the sloths brought me to tears and our hosts were the loveliest people. Thank you for creating such a beautiful space and for all that you do for the Sloths.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We didn't stay here, but still must rave about thier hospitality. After a tip off from our Hostel (Windmill) we were lucky enough to be invited to see their orphaned sloth family. Not just anyone can visit the sloths- they are shy and have had a rough life, but we were granted the opportunity to feed and touch them. We...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 7 February 2017

The owner is very sweet and the appartment was spotless. Nice little guarden, her husband made us sample a few herbs, but the highlight by far were the rescued sloths! So cute, soft and cuddly! They have a three week old baby sloth which is adorable. We were lucky enough to see them awake three times and I even held...

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Dallas Texas
Reviewed 6 February 2017

The gardens are spectacular! There are multiple places to sit (or lay in a hammock) and enjoy the outdoors. Ursula was very helpful in making recommendations for restaurants and hiking. The sloths including the baby made it a highlight of the trip!

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We had planned to spend only one night in the guest room but changed our minds as soon as we arrived to stay an extra night. The hosts made us feel right at home. The room met our needs and was very clean. The bed and pillows were not the most comfortable, however. Take earplugs if hearing the chickens and...

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Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 13 January 2017

The owners, Ursula and Harry, are the friendliest people you'll find, They make you feel super welcome. We've stayed here various times and it always exceeds our expectations. The rooms are spacious, clean, with comfortable beds. You are even provided with earplugs in case the noise of the neighbour's rooster causes you trouble. There is a fridge available, you are...

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 11 January 2017

From the sloths they rescue, to the cleanliness and spaciousness of the guesthouse, to the rooftop hammocks and patio...Casa Mariposa was more than we could have expected. The owners are so kind, accommodating, and such wonderful people. Their B&B is centrally located and the rooftop has an amazing view. Not to mention the fact that you get to interact with...

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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Whilst visiting family in Panama we decided to take a trip to el Valle and stay over night at Casa mariposa. The owners were very welcoming and made the stay even more pleasant. The rooms were in great condition, cleaned to a T with comfortable beds and a great shower and the hotel was amazing all round, with a beautiful...

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New Palestine, Indiana
Reviewed 6 September 2016

The family that owns Casa Mariposa is amazing. They are friendly and welcoming. We loved being able to sit in the courtyard and enjoying the relaxing beauty or if we were lucky enough, we could observe the sloths playing. We were so very lucky to be able to feed the sloths and enjoys some time with these gentle beauties.

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Casa Mariposa is a guesthouse in the center of el Valle de Anton with an apartment and two guestrooms for rent. The huge terrace offers a wonderful view of the mountains, like the India Dormida,, Caraiguana and the Gaital. The unique tropical garden invites you to relax and enjoy bird watching. Parking and Wifi are included. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa Mariposa

Address: Calle Principal | 200 mts despues de mini super Hong Kong, a mano Izquierda, El Valle de Anton 1001, Panama
Region: Panama > Cocle Province > El Valle de Anton
Number of rooms: 3
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“Don't forget to bring your own shampoo and conditioner”
 of 5 bubbles Loje, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are good, plus they have a larger apartment for longer stays.”
 of 5 bubbles JGFrankPortland, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in one of the two rooms at the back of the property. It was quiet and perfect. All we could hear was the wind blowing outside.”
 of 5 bubbles LisaMc55, 15 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Only two to choose from unless you go for the apartment”
 of 5 bubbles PanchoM871, 22 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The apartment is very large and very well done, and comes with a full kitchen.”
 of 5 bubbles Stu149, 3 Jan 2015 | Read review
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