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The Golden Frog Inn

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 January 2017

We have just had the best time here. The staff are lovely and will help with anything you need. The food is delicious so you don't need to go far if you don't want to. We walked into the town most days and went to the zoo and hot pools. All quite easy to do. The views are out of...

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Allan L, Guest Relations Manager at The Golden Frog Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the review! The power outage does not happen often and we are glad you enjoyed it! A sky full of stars is a wonderful way to enjoy the night.

Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

We spent two nights here after 5 nights in Panama City. We travelled by bus both ways. Very easy to do but be prepared for some winding curves, fast driving and non-stop Spanish music. Prior to our arrival Petr was very reassuring about the ease of travelling around the community without a car and he was right. The resort is...

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Allan L, Guest Relations Manager at The Golden Frog Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the wonderful review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us!

Chicago, IL
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Beautiful location with great views. The rooms were large and comfortable. Petr and all of the staff were great, very helpful and friendly. Breakfast was great - fruit, cereal, and banana bread, cheese and meats, then a choice of eggs any way you want them. Happy hour with free beer and wine from 6 to 8 nightly, Small menu but...

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Allan L, Guest Relations Manager at The Golden Frog Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review! We are happy that you enjoyed your stay and had a chance to taste our food!

Lowell, Michigan
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Petr is a very gracious host. This property is beautiful and very relaxing. Staff is very professional and friendly. Accommodations are as advertised. A gem in the mountains of El Valle. Breakfast was included and very tasty. Fresh fruits were perfect and food was prepared perfectly. The Golden Frog Inn was a highlight of our trip to Panama!

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Allan L, Guest Relations Manager at The Golden Frog Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write us a review!

Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We went to a wedding in El Valle and stayed at the Golden Frog Inn for the first time. We had an amazing time. The room was beautiful and had a lot of space. Breakfast was delicious, fast wifi an overall great experience. Will definitely come back someday.

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Allan L, Guest Relations Manager at The Golden Frog Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Enmanuel for this amazing review, hope to see you again also!

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 20 January 2017

This is a very unique inn located near El Valle. The staff are most helpful. The manager/owner prepared a very tasty meal for us. The complimentary evening snacks were very good as was the home cooked breakfast. We were driven to the town and picked up also. Highly recommended.

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Thank you Carol for writing us a review! We are glad you enjoyed our Inn.

Reviewed 19 January 2017

Just take a look at the picture, and you will see how beautiful this place is. There are nice trails around for hiking, and it is a lovely quiet setting to get away from the hustle of Panama City for a little relaxation. Petr, Alan and Kim took great care of us. The food (burger and ropa vieja) was one...

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Allan L, Guest Relations Manager at The Golden Frog Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Darrin for your review! Good point on the AC! Sometimes we do not realize it so much as it is so cool here, though that is in the plans for the near future!

Netherlands
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Happy hour(s) is a great way to socialize. The golden frog offers wine and beer which you can drink from 18-20. The room was clean and the bed rather small for the two of us. The restaurant serves good dishes, especially the rapo viejo. The centre of El Valle is a 2.5 kilometers walk. There are no good restaurants in...

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Allan L, Guest Relations Manager at The Golden Frog Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the review! We are glad you enjoyed your stay and pleased to offer now a transport service to/from anywhere in town!

Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 13 January 2017

My favorite place to escape from the city, beatiful, comfortable, welcoming and pet friendly! Love their views, breakfasts, terraces and the manager. Happy hour every day will indeed make you happy - a good chance to meet new people from guests and locals.

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Thank you Alena for taking the time to write us a review! See you soon!

Panama
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

I guess I was expecting more from this hotel after reading positive comments in Trip Advisor. I was wrong. First of all, this is not a hotel, it is a very good hostel, pretending to be a hotel. They charge like a hotel though. Location is good and peaceful. It has a nice garden. The pool is miserable and dirty....

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Allan L, Guest Relations Manager at The Golden Frog Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Mustafa for your review and sorry you did not enjoy your short visit with us. We feel this review may be unfair to us as we never pretended to be a hotel or restaurant, we are a small family run inn with 8 rooms. The modest menu we prepare is only for our guests who prefer to dine...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Golden Frog Inn is a little piece of paradise here in El Valle de Anton. Newly remodeled in early 2011, the villa's larger guest units are now equipped with fully stocked kitchens and cable TVs to better accommodate guests for longer stays. The villa is located in a very quiet, peaceful area of El Valle. The 42 foot pool, the sunsets, and spectacular bird watching make for a wonderful tropical get-away. We know you will enjoy your stay at the Golden Frog Inn. Come and share the beauty of this beautiful villa and community with us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Golden Frog Inn

Address: Calle Las Veraneras # 22, El Valle de Anton 1001, Panama
Region: Panama > Cocle Province > El Valle de Anton
Price Range: $119 - $265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Golden Frog Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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“We stayed in Room 8 which was large and had beautiful views. It was a little noisy in the AM as it is near the kitchen.”
jimp115, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms one and two were nice and private”
825lawrencev, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had room 6. We got birds by the window in the morning”
amberweston, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 3 is just off the lobby and very convenient for those with difficulty walking. The family room is a bit farther away but not too far.”
Suz2010, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Choose the family room which is a great location, and roomy. ”
F5251JGcarolm, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
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