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Gamboa Rainforest Resort

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  • Excellent29%
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  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous Gamboa Rainforest Resort 1 hour 15 from PTY airport. The resort has a charm of old growth trees, marble bathrooms, swinging hammocks, and friendly staff. Rooms have small fridges so you can stock up at a supermarket prior to your arrival! Breakfast comes with...More

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Response from Jetzel_Martinez, Guest Relations Manager at Gamboa Rainforest ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest Thanks for sharing your experiences of your recent visit at Gamboa Rainforest Resort. On behalf of all the staff thank you for having stayed with us and give us the opportunity to serve you and for the highly recommendation of our resort and...More

Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

10 years ago Gamboa was clean friendly staff. There was nothing better than there Sunday Brunch. The hotel has gone way down hill. From the front desk,dinning service ,the nicest thing I can say is a housekeeper was the only nice person we ran into...More

Thank Ruth B
Response from Jetzel_Martinez, Guest Relations Manager at Gamboa Rainforest ResortResponded 8 December 2017

Dear Ruth I am so sorry to read of your disappointment and ask that you accept my apologies for not meeting your Gamboa Rainforest Resort expectation. One of the major purposes of online reviews is to highlight areas for improvement and your feedback provides our...More

Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Our four night stay was very positive. The grounds are beautiful as well as the pool area. The fitness center has a selection of machines but after the first morning using them we opted for outdoor walking away from the hotel entrance. The food at...More

Thank debbyseler
Response from Jetzel_Martinez, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Gamboa Rainforest ResortResponded 25 November 2017

Thank you for your wonderful remarks is joy to read your comments, gives us a pleasure to know that you loved the visit to our hotel. Thank you very much and hope to see you again in Panama. Kindest Regards,

Reviewed 22 November 2017

Holy cow! $88 for 3 MEDIOCRE AT BEST buffet lunches and one of us got a discount for being an 11 year old child. Come on! And there are not many choices besides salad for lunch: beef stroganoff; chicken something (?); veggie soup; another soup...More

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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

This place is DUMP!!! Panamá is Amazing. Panamá city is Amazing. When you come here stay in the city or in the old town. The resort is not what you want. Food options are next to nothing; the hotel has fallen apart, everything is dusty,...More

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Response from Jetzel_Martinez, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Gamboa Rainforest ResortResponded 25 November 2017

Dear Guest We thank you for such a touching comment regarding your recent stay at the Gamboa Rainforest Resort. We apologize that our Food options do not feel your expectations at all. We will share your feedback with our staff team so we can ensure...More

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Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Room Service
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
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Refrigerator in room
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$113 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$113 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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Tony S
11 January 2018|
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Response from Madaboutafrica | Reviewed this property |
go to your doctor and ask what's necessary! a lot depends on where you have cone from are going to and time of year re malaria.
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alexroth2017
20 August 2017|
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Response from Nicole R | Property representative |
Hello! There are some items on the regular menu you can order, but also we have a salad bar. December is high season for us, so I would recommend booking your tours in advance. Check our website and the Activities section... More
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SistarMartin
27 July 2017|
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Response from Jerry D | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can book tours once you arrive. Be warned that the tour desk is often very busy and they only book tours that they represent. Other tours can be booked by phone or on-line. Taxi drivers, who hang around out side... More
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"All rooms face the river and the pool so... all have good views. And it is a quiet place."
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"Try to stay on 4th floor as it connects to the lobby"
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"Some folks will need explanation of power and humidifier."
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"Choose the "River View"."
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