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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Kitchenette
Rooftop Bar
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Reviewed September 3, 2014

I stayed at Mamallena a couple of nights a week on my nights off, for the 6 months that I was living in Panama. It's a great place, the staff is constantly cleaning, bathrooms are clean and well kept & always available. The kitchen has...More

Thank barmstrong63
Reviewed September 1, 2014

one of the worst hostel I've ever been to. the first night we stayed in a dorm - which was ok. the second night we moved to a double room (which was not available the first night). this looked like a prison cell. not bigger...More

Thank jkasu
Reviewed August 9, 2014

Mamallena was a pretty standard hostel. I was looking forward to the A/C after the website said all rooms have A/C. Unfortunately they were not clear on when A/C would be on. They later said 9am-9pm, which was loosely enforced. I was awaked at 8am...More

Thank bartbrynestad
Reviewed July 28, 2014

The hostel was clean and had great wall decorations. The bed was confortable and the staff were nice. However the travel info they provided, especially costs were a bit off, and sometimes I felt like they were just guessing. The location was pretty close to...More

Thank Rachel P
Reviewed July 21, 2014

I booked to stay 1 night and was due to leave on one of the boat tours the following morning. However, my bag had not arrived at the airport, which meant I missed this. The staff at the hostel were really helpful. As my Spanish...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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Price range
US$11 - US$29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$11 - US$29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette
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"You can get a great San Blas tour via the hostel"
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"reserve during hi season"
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"Dorm D1 is nice, don´t take D3"
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"Downstairs dorms have private bathrooms"
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