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    Hostal El Jaguar

    Old Bank | 50m East From The Main Plaza, Isla Bastimentos, Panama
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    2017-08-06 2017-08-07
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    Overview
    • Excellent34%
    • Very good52%
    • Average14%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Concierge
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    Palmar Beach Lodge
    443 reviews
    #2 of 16 Speciality lodging in Isla Bastimentos
     
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    #1 of 2 Speciality lodging in Isla Solarte
     
    Bubba's House
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    1 - 5 of 47 reviews

    Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

    Me and my mother searched for hotels in Cochabamba that didn't feel like a prison. By a coincidence we found El Jaguar that had a pretty yard, cute rooms and nice volunteers. We could rent a hole room, paying for all beds, and in that...More

    Thank Eva V
    Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

    The hostal is located on the right hand side of the boat-jetty of Bastimentos. We loved to chill on the terrace in one of the hammocks, sunbeds or at the small tables and drink beer from the hostal bar. We also enjoyed to cook by...More

    Thank Itchy-Feet_AundM
    Reviewed 11 January 2017

    Bastimentos is the quieter of the two big islands in Bocas. As a result, Hostal El Jaguar was a great place to lay in a hammock and read a book, or take a quick swim or kayak in the ocean. Jaguar is a great guy....More

    Thank Erik F
    Response from Arnulfo A, Front Office Manager at Hostal El JaguarResponded 1 February 2017

    Hi Erik, Thank you so much for your lovely review, apologies for being a bit late getting back to you. Really glad that you enjoyed the Bat Cave tour, its certainly one of our top two tours, and we won't ruin the surprise either ;)...More

    Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

    I have been meaning to write this review for a whole. We stayed at Jaguars for two weeks in an over the sea room. The place was wonderful, jaguar and his captain are real characters and always there to offer tips. The people staying at...More

    Thank Lexnala
    Response from Arnulfo A, Propietario at Hostal El JaguarResponded 12 November 2016

    Thanks for taking the time to leave us some lines. Right now we are working on the terrace so next time you come will be more comfortable.

    Reviewed 30 May 2016

    The manager Elisa did a great job of welcoming us and making us feel at home. The place is kept clean and tidy all the time. Wifi was good and you can hire Kayak's to explore the Bay. The Hostel is walking distance to everything...More

    1  Thank Glen C
    Response from Arnulfo A, Gerente at Hostal El JaguarResponded 12 November 2016

    We are glad you enjoy your stay in El Jaguar, we might be on an small Island but there are lot´s of things to do by your self.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • US$20 - US$43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • Panama >
    • Bocas del Toro Province >
    • Isla Bastimentos
    • Also Known As
    • Hostal El Jaguar Panama/Isla Bastimentos, Bocas Del Toro
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    Traveller (62)
    Room & Suite (14)
    Dining (7)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (55)
    Family and Play Areas (3)
    Bathroom (1)
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    Crystal A
    3 June 2016|
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    Response from Arnulfo A | Property representative |
    We do not have lockboxes. Sorry.
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    19 April 2015|
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    Response from Maurissa-Klaire |
    You can reserve a room on AirBnB. Search AirBnb, Bastimentos, and look for Hostal el Jaguar, and from here, you can see Arnulfo's profile and view room types. Another method is to email Arnulfo and someone will contact you... More
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    "Pick a room with A/C, it's more comfortable during the day if you need to have a break from the heat."
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    "No beach but a terrific over the water veranda."
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    "Read, Read and did I say, Read the description. It is very accurate."
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    "reserve the 15 dollar room in advance!"
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