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Luna's Castle Hostel

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Liberia, Costa Rica
Reviewed 10 November 2015

The hostel has a great location in Casco Viejo. It has a very young and modern vibe. The staff was super helpful and knowledgeable about the area. We received get wonderful suggestions on what to do, see, eat and drink. THANKS ANITA, EVONNA & JOE!

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Solihull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 November 2015 via mobile

I really struggled to decide what rating to give this place. It was super sociable which was great, beds were super comfy and each had own light, fan, curtains and locker. Beer was cheap and kitchen was okay (kinda cramped with that many people though). Free tea and coffee and iced water all day was great plus pancake breakfast was...

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Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

We stayed in a 6 bedroom dorm with a version of A/C. As the building is old and away from the sun it was reasonably cool. Each bed had its own locker, curtains, light and plugs. It made a dorm room feel very private and comfortable. The lockers upstairs beside reception have a plug in them with is very handy...

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Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

I started a long solo trip here and was really glad I did. Vladimir and the rest of the team were super helpful and I met some great people here. The design of the dorm beds with lights, fans, and curtains is awesome and makes a huge difference in having a bit of privacy. The downstairs bar and breakfast make...

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

Cool bar, fun crowd and you are sure to come upon people you've met before on your travels in panama Starting point for tours, e.g. San Blas, and right on the rdge of famous casco viejo As a hostel; got everything u need, beds are okay with storage and your own fan or ac, bathrooms in high season barely enough...

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Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

It is just a professional hostel. The stuff are paied workers and take there job serious. Clean and organized. I just like it this way. The bar is cool and the ping pong table too. I guess I will come again. It is a hostel with private looker vor you phone. (That's a cool idea )

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Tulum, Mexico
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

Luna's castle is the essence of how a hostel should be...clean,friendly...a place where you feel better than home i loved spend 5days at lunas,everybody at the reception are very friendly and you feel like you'll never like to leave....maybe the only thing its the price16$....but considering that you get free breakfast and free bicycle...is not that bad....

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

Good location, wifi, clean rooms, helpful staff who speak English, cook your own pancakes included in the price, lots of people here so easy to meet others. Can be a little noisy at night from noise on the street but no problem if you're part of the action at the bars

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 1 October 2015

I just stayed in Luna's castle during the day to drop off my luggage as my flight was the same evening. The staff was super easy-going and friendly about that, so I could still hang around in the common rooms and taste Luna's vibes. They even helped me out with other things I had to deal with - so if...

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Belo Horizonte, MG
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Great hostel. Dorm with a/c is awesome (but can get noisy as it is beside the reception). Dorm without a/c is extremely hot (there is a fan for each bed, but it is noisy). Great location: The neighbourhood is beautiful and the nightlife is awesome! Free breakfast (pancakes). Great facilities. Beer for one dollar from 7-8 pm at the reception...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in a Spanish colonial mansion built upon the water’s edge. Luna’s Castle Hostel attracts those who seek the ideal Panama City backpacking experience. Following Captain Morgan’s plunder of Panama Vieja in 1671, stones from the ruins were used to construct the massive walls of Casco Viejo. Luna’s Castle, built in 1905, rests upon these original city walls. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Luna's Castle Hostel

Address: Calle 9na Este 3-28 | Casco Viejo, Panama City, Panama
Region: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range: $22 - $43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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Luna`s Castle Hotel Panama City
Luna's Castle Hostel Panama/Panama City
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“Get a room with airconditioning, it can get really hot in Panama City!”
  • Dormbed
tassiad2016, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“upstairs is more Quiet”
934amere, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“very cousy rooms, each bed has it´s own light”
F1952TBfranciscof, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Let reception know ur preference( ex. More private, quieter, etc)”
sethaheuiser, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“ask a room with a view”
surfexpediti0n, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
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