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Hotel El Porvenir

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Reviewed January 6, 2012

In all fairness, this is neither a terrible nor a great place to stay. There is a better place on the other side of the island called Cabanas Nan Gabayai which is cheaper ($25/night vs $50, but it doesn’t include meals or boat so it...More

7  Thank jk_actually
Reviewed November 27, 2011

El Porvenir has everything you need: rooms with mosquito nets, water, power at night. The island is lovely and hammocks and hotel setting are great. It's a relatively inexpensive way to visit the San Blas and is easy to get to from Cartí or the...More

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Reviewed June 25, 2011

We visitied El Porvenir to join our world-cruising friends on their sailing yacht for a week. The flight from Panama City was an experience - and our 5-year old son was happy for the road on the island - making it possible to take the...More

4  Thank AnnaSafvestadAlbinss
Reviewed March 23, 2011

This place is nice enough, with okay food and cold beer. Wouldn't stay at Porvenir for more than a night anyways. The little lady who seems to run the place can arrange anything, she's sort of like the Godmother.

2  Thank jehow
Reviewed October 16, 2010

For $40 a day, you get three meals and two island excursions. It's a pretty good deal despite the fact that the island they took us to (Pelican Beach) was no larger than a large studio apartment and overcrowded with obnoxious tourists lugging coolers like...More

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Panama > Guna Yala Region > San Blas Islands
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Manuel G
June 28, 2016|
Response from Armando R |
El hotel te brinda el transporte escríbeles y por un monto aparte claro té buscan en la ciudad y te traen de regreso.
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"Rooms face common court yard and wing with back to dock have back doors and clothes line. Around 3:30pm..."
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"all rooms the same"
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