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Hotel Santa Catalina

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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“infinity pool”(20 reviews)
“surf break”(20 reviews)
“memory foam”(8 reviews)
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
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Non-Smoking Rooms
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

We just LOVE our stays at Hotel Santa Catalina. Our family of 4 always stay here and we just LOVE it! It's the best location in all of Santa Catalina - in front of the BEST surf break in all of Central America. The infinity...More

Thank briannameighan
Response from hotelsantacatalina, Director General at Hotel Santa CatalinaResponded 25 February 2018

We are truly honored that you enjoyed your stay with us at Hotel Santa Catalina. The surf here waiting for you come back than soon it is possible. In the restaurant Pescao we improve our menu every season. We look forward to your next visit!...More

Reviewed 19 February 2018

Hotel & restaurant with very nice pool & terrace with view to the ocean and to La Punta surf break. The dishes and drinks are excellent and staff is super-friendly and helpful (especially Melissa, she makes great juices and her smile and hospitality makes you...More

Thank Dutchie2018
Response from hotelsantacatalina, Director General at Hotel Santa CatalinaResponded 25 February 2018

We are truly honored that you enjoyed your stay with us at Hotel Santa Catalina, and we thank you so much for your very kind review! It was a great pleasure for us to attend you, and we look forward to your next visit! Thanks...More

Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

The place is directly located on the reef. You have on of the best surf spots from Santa Catalina in front and a directly acces to the beach. The food is delicous - i recommend to try the grouper. The staff, especially Nathalie and Ingrid...More

Thank Grumie
Response from hotelsantacatalina, Director General at Hotel Santa CatalinaResponded 25 February 2018

Thank you very much for your review! the surf here still pumping, we are waiting for you come back for more. The Pescao restaurant improve the menu every season. Have a good time!

Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Overall there is not much to remark on this hotel. Still some room for improvement. + beautiful location, very quiet and peacefull. Amazing view on nothing but the sea. + good working AC and other facilities (shower, fridge, cooking facilities) + pingpong, (swimming)pool, free bikes...More

Thank Niels v
Response from hotelsantacatalina, Director General at Hotel Santa CatalinaResponded 25 February 2018

Dear Guest, we try to improve our hospitality and facilities everyday, all your coments are acepted in a good way, and we work really hard to receive you soon in better conditions. We look forward to your next visit! Thanks again!

Reviewed 4 February 2018

We spent three awsome nights in santa catalinas... the breakfast was good...but the dinner was ( I am vegan) just great- they just prepared vegetabels with curry and cocos milk, the potatoes with rosmarin were fantastic and the yuca with pesto is just a dream...More

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Response from hotelsantacatalina, Director General at Hotel Santa CatalinaResponded 26 February 2018

We are truly honored that you enjoyed your stay with us at Hotel Santa Catalina, ad we thank you so much for your very kind review! It was a great pleasure for us to attend you, and we look forward to your next visit! Thank...More

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Beachfront
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
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Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$78 - US$173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$78 - US$173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Fiona F
20 January 2018|
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Response from hotelsantacatalina | Property representative |
Hi, I am sorry for the delay in response. For future reference, there is a shuttle between Santa Catalina and Panama City, just ask our hotel manager for details.
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SouthCarolinaTravel
12 March 2017|
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Response from hotelsantacatalina | Property representative |
Hotel Santa Catalina Panama provides the service of contacting and reserving snorkeling trips to Coiba for its' guests, however, the hotel itself is not a tour operator. The hotel only recommends the best tour operators who... More
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forsher85
20 April 2015|
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Response from Jon H |
the closest airport is Tocumen International in Panama City. It is a 5 hour drive to Santa Catalina from the airport.
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"Skip the suites and go for a regular room"
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"Canal suite...double with little kitchen for tea and coffee. no tv... I loved this the most... the other tow..."
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"standar room"
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"Better light and some hangers for the clothes!"
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