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El Otro Lado

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Room & Suite (81)
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Overview
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is amazing. We went there for a long weekend and enjoyed the calm, the views, spectacular walks in the jungle, the absolutely top notch food and service and most of all, the cabins and hotel rooms are unbelievably great. Make sure to book...More

Thank Christian V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location is amazing, far away from tourism and noise. House, restaurant, pool, gardens and common spaces are so well decorated, you can see that the owner is an artist ! - and you wish you could have some of these colourful objects at home...More

Thank Discover_by_travelli
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

El Otto Lado is a beautiful secluded property across the bay from Portabello reached only by pangas. The property only holds 20 people and there were but six when we were there. Service was prompt and always with a smile. On our anniversary, we order...More

Thank meganephron
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely boutique hotel situated in a very private and somewhat remote setting. The hotel staff are friendly and always willing to try and help, however, service is very slow. My suspicion is the local people are still learning how to provide excellent...More

Thank Doug W
Reviewed 3 October 2017

As soon as you get on the boat to cross the Portobelo Bay you know you are going somewhere special.. somewhere that cannot be reach by car...or foot (unless you are up for a hike in the jungle..). Peaceful, secluded, perfect little houses with pastel...More

Thank jccelte
Response from ElOtroLado_Portobelo, Director Comercial at El Otro LadoResponded 1 December 2017

Hello good afternoon. Thank you very much in advance for take some time to write us about your experience and have given us the opportunity to receive you and try to make you feel happy in your stay with us. I am very pleased to...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$533 - US$787 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$533 - US$787 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (246)
Room & Suite (81)
Pool & Beach (45)
Dining (41)
Family and Play Areas (10)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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"we stayed at the main house, beautiful room ! - the separate houses must be amazing"
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"Cabains in front of the beach"
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"You can choose one of the little cottages. I prefer those near the pool."
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"Sea House is beautiful. Also Sun House, Spirit House, Forest House and rooms of Casa Grande."
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