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    Gran Kahuna Beach Hostel

    Carenero Island | In Front of the Beach, Carenero Island 00420, Panama
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
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      2 adults
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          Overview
          • Excellent34%
          • Very good29%
          • Average12%
          • Poor14%
          • Terrible11%
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          Free Internet
          Beachfront
          Restaurant
          Bar/Lounge
          Kitchenette
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
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          Palmar Beach Lodge
          441 reviews
          #2 of 16 Speciality lodging in Isla Bastimentos
           
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          21 - 25 of 87 reviews

          Reviewed 3 February 2016

          I was initially booked in for 2 nights and ended up staying for 10 nights. I would have stayed longer if there was availability! Despite being so far away from home, i've never felt more at home! The atmosphere is warm and welcoming. Rooms are...More

          Thank Lisaharris481
          Reviewed 27 January 2016

          This is a solid backpacker's hostel in many respects. The location is fine, right on a pleasant beach and easy to get to and get away from, and a 10 min. walk to Black Rock for another fine beach for surfing and a shallow reef...More

          1  Thank J J
          Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

          1. The dorms are tiny, they cram in 6 bunk beds, so there is no room for your things (unless you fit everything in the lockers). 2. They advertise A/C, this is loud and only works for the bunk in front of it. Everyone else...More

          3  Thank Ange0088
          Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

          We had really high expectations of Gran Kahuna because of everything we had read online but sadly it didn't live up to the hype. When we first arrived the hostel didn't have our booking which turned out to be a pretty common problem for other...More

          Thank Daisy D
          Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

          The girl on the reception is not friendly at all and doesn't know anything. The kitchen is dirty and doesn't have enough plates. The rooms are very small and the aircondition is not working and makes a horrible noise. Its not possible to sleep. I...More

          Thank Melanie W
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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Beachfront
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free Internet
          • Restaurant
          • Things to do
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Restaurant
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$12 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 6
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          • Location
          • Panama >
          • Bocas del Toro Province >
          • Carenero Island
          • Also Known As
          • Gran Kahuna Beach Hostel Panama/Carenero Island, Bocas Del Toro
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          Traveller (69)
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          Dining (5)
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          Room Tips
          "A/C only works at night, bed bugs all over."
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          "We had a private room and went into a dorm. I'd go private but there's still bed bugs!"
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          "One day i will be BACK :)"
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          "come ready for the sand fleas"
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