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    Hostal Mamallena

    Casa 7-62 Calle Primera | Perejil, Panama City, Panama
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    Traveller (46)
    Room & Suite (9)
    Dining (1)
    • Excellent47%
    • Very good29%
    • Average15%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible4%
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    “san blas” (56 reviews)
    “private room” (46 reviews)
    “common areas” (31 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Airport Transportation
    Rooftop Bar
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    Reviewed 11 November 2013

    The two most popular hostels in Panama City are probably Luna's Castle and Mamallena. I say if you want to party hardy, go to Luna's Castle. If you want a chill place to stay, go to Mamallena. I stayed in the dorm which was quite...More

    Thank Luisanaaaa
    Reviewed 10 November 2013 via mobile

    Friendly folks with lots of good information. Two small complaints and one larger one 1) no hot water 2) fan broken in my dorm though they did turn on ac on request for that reason 3) I had to take a taxi to the airport...More

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    Reviewed 7 November 2013

    This place is awesome! They have a very friendly staff and super helpful! The new manager Richard will make sure that you feel very welcomed! With their travel agency you can book anything with them! Me and my friends stayed there and felt like we...More

    Thank brandon_moeck
    Reviewed 25 October 2013

    We've stayed there for 2 nights while on a road trip in Central/South America. PickUp from the airport was good and worth the money when you arrive late as we did. The private rooms are really really small and the one given to us smelled...More

    Thank ev1lj0ey
    Reviewed 7 October 2013

    Fabulous for the great price! Cheap to do laundry, mini supermarket within walking distance. Left for San Blas from here (set up through the hostel), all went very smoothly! Great stay, most Taxis knew where it was located!

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    Awards & Recognition
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Price range
    • US$12 - US$26 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Location
    • Panama >
    • Panama Province >
    • Panama City
    • Also Known As
    • Mamallena Backpackers Panama City ,
    • Hostal Mamallena Panama/Panama City
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    Traveller (46)
    Room & Suite (9)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (58)
    Family and Play Areas (7)
    Bathroom (2)
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    "I stayed in a private room and it was nice."
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    "maybe call ahead just enjoy?"
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    "Only book here to stay in a dorm - Look somewhere else for a private room"
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    "If you can afford the private rooms during the stay...well worth it."
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