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El Otro Lado

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  • Average4%
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“infinity pool”(7 reviews)
“private retreat”(6 reviews)
“spirit house”(4 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

Went there with our 2 kids. There are 4 houses et 3 rooms. We had to book 2 houses : they were very nice, clean with showers with a glass wall looking at the outside jungle. We did a walk in the jungle which was...More

Thank Christine L
Reviewed 1 November 2015

What an extraordinary spot. Not only is it stunningly beautiful, but it's totally connected to the rich culture of Portobelo. You could come to enjoy a perfect, relaxing, luxurious getaway, but I fear you'd be missing the point. The art, music, dance, costumes, carpentry, food,...More

Thank Melib212
Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

Arriving at El Otro Lado is like arriving at fantasy island! It's like a camp for adults in the tropics. We were greeted with passion fruit juice (seems to be a staple in Panama) and taken to The Spirit House with the other couple we...More

Thank travel58
Reviewed 11 August 2015

In terms of the attention to functional architectural design and interior decoration, in a lifetime of travel I have never seen anything remotely akin to El Otro Lado. In every nook and cranny, in places that you would never think of putting in creative energy,...More

Thank GregoryLShaw
Reviewed 1 August 2015

fantastic place.. great surroundings, and beautiful rooms.. however everything is an extra.. you pay crazy money ie nothing is below $500 per night.. and breakfast is not included! there is quite a bit do .. from walking in the rain foreast to paddle surfing, swiming.....More

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Response from Diosamary L, Director Comercial at El Otro LadoResponded 3 August 2015

Dear Guests, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments with us. We are proud of the culture, traditions and surroundings that are part of the experience El Otro Lado, and get truly flattered when our visitors enjoy this experience during their stay....More

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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
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Air Conditioning
Minibar
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$534 - US$789 (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$534 - US$789 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Dining (41)
Family and Play Areas (10)
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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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"Every room looks amazing, but The Spirit House felt like the absolute best. 2BR, slightly secluded from the..."
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