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Pension Marilos

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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
  • Aug. 5, 2016
    “Not quite what the guidebook says...”
  • Jun. 5, 2016
    “Clean, quiet, cheap, central ”
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pets Allowed
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
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Reviewed August 5, 2016

Since the Loney Planet guide was published there have been some changes go on at Pension Marilos that you might want to be aware of: - The 'friendly english-speaking owner', Frank, no longer works there. The 2 people who run it now speak no english,...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank Barnesy4
Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

I stayed for two nights in Pension Marisol in a private room without bathroom, for 20$ per night. Although the staff did not speak English, we could arrange this with some basic Spanish. Communal areas are large and clean. The pension is within short walking...More

Date of stay: June 2016
Thank Dutch3210
Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

I am a little surprised at some of the negative feedback that this delightful little place gets. Sure, it's not a five star hotel but it ticks a lot of boxes and the price is excellent. It's far enough out of town for a good...More

Date of stay: February 2016
1  Thank griffithrichard
Reviewed February 22, 2016

Prices are fair, the kitchen is very clean, and if you stay there long enough the staff are really friendly. Offers three different types of rooms (private - 1 bed (for 2 people), private - 2 beds, private - single). However, there is only 1...More

Date of stay: February 2016
1  Thank April M
Reviewed August 29, 2015

We appreciated the great price with the good location, simple, comfortable, clean room (at the end of the hall - 2 beds with a bath)! We enjoyed our conversations with Frank, even learning that he went to college with someone from our hometown, Louisville, KY!...More

Date of stay: February 2015
Thank Kathleen M
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Description
Located in Boquete, Chiriqui in Western Panama, Pension Marilos is consistently recommended as one of the best hotels in Panama for travelers. Owned and operated by Frank Glavas, with his welcoming attitude, More fluent English & Spanish, and extensive knowledge of the local area, Frank has made Pension Marilos a preferred resting stop for many travelers. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$6 - US$15 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Pension Marilos Hotel Boquete
Location
Panama > Chiriqui Province > Boquete
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$6 - US$15 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Pension Marilos Hotel Boquete
Location
Panama > Chiriqui Province > Boquete
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Room & Suite (4)
Dining (1)
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Response from Gail H | Reviewed this property |
Not that I ever found. I actually phoned and spoke with the owner. He does speak excellent English if you are not fluent in Spanish.
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"Rooms facing the garden give a nice view - even looking out on Volcan Baru!"
Barnesy4
Aug. 5, 2016
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"Ask for the 2 bed private room and you can save $5"
Feb. 22, 2016
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"End of the hall was good for us."
K5070PPkathleenm
Aug. 29, 2015
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"We had the last room down the hall on the right and it was very quiet."
oneeyemark
Apr. 10, 2015
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