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Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gorgeous place. The restaurant has beautiful view of the beach and the food is one of the bests I had in panama. Our room was nice, directly in the garden. The stuff is very nice. I would also recommend the surfing guides, which are extremely experienced and cool. If I will go back to Santa Catalina again, I would definitely...

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Ghent, Belgium
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Santa Catalina is a small village at the beach with perfect beaches. It is a peaceful place with not so many tourists. We spent first a night on an other place, but were not satisfied. Then we came to mama inès. Do not come here if you want to cook you own meals. For all the other people: do come...

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juliomatteo, Guest Relations Manager at Mama Ines Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Simon-Lore, We are very happy to hear that you like our tiny but special place.. Come back soon, Best regards from the Mama Ines Staff

Reviewed 13 October 2016

We were here for 4 days, and the service of the place were outstanding. Marí was our host, super sweet, very helpful and always with a smile on her face. The room we had was cool, with our ovn barthroom, and a little place on the outside with our own hamock. I would go back here any day. The reason...

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juliomatteo, Public Relations Manager at Mama Ines Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Nick, so glad you enjoyed your trip and stay with us by the beach. Thank you for your advice the room is now being repaired. Hope to se you soon. :) The Mama Ines STAFF

Saint Francisville, Louisiana
Reviewed 20 June 2016

I spent a week on the property and if you are looking for a place to stay that is cheap, comfortable, and right on the beach this is the place. The steps from the hotel lead right to the beach where surfing is only about 200 yards away. The family could not be nicer and would help out in any...

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juliomatteo, Front Office Manager at Mama Ines Hotel, responded to this review
Google Translation

Gracias por favor vuelvan pronto, feliz viaje.

Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed in one of the cabins for 3 Nights and had a Great Time Right at the Ocean. The Owner and his Family were always extremely helpful and Took good care of us. Also liked the Food in the Restaurant. Would definitely come here again. Thank you!

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juliomatteo, Front Office Manager at Mama Ines Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you, have a great day and come back soon.

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 19 February 2016

The food is good and its cheap! Didn't stay here but came here 3 days in a row for lunch since we were hanging out on the beach. Tacos are good, burgers are good, smoothies are good! Looks like it would be a nice place to stay also.

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juliomatteo, Front Office Manager at Mama Ines Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you, hopefully you stay with us next time to have the full experience :). Have a Great Day.

Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

We spent 3 nights there. This is nice place to stay if you like to surf. It is just next to the beach. Food is very good (try the crepes !) and place is not expensive. People are very nice and can easily book a day trip to Coïba for you (better to book in advance). This is worth the...

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juliomatteo, Front Office Manager at Mama Ines Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, Thanks for your comment we appreciate your review, renovation are having places until December, but we changed the schedule of construction to later hours 10AM. Thank you.

Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

Location is exellent, specially if u want to surf. Service was really friendly and warm. Room for 4person and private shower and wc was 60$. In the restaraunt the food was great and prices was reasonable.

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juliomatteo, Front Office Manager at Mama Ines Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your comment, please come back soon. Have a great day.

Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 30 July 2015

My stay here was fine, the atmosphere is good, it's close to "El estero" if you are going to surf. You can enjoy a beautiful view to the beach from the restaurant and the owners are there making you feel comfortable.

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Panama
Reviewed 30 July 2015

It's a nice place in front of the beach. At day you can be there watching the beach and drinking something, and at night there are some parties. I think the clean could be better, but it's acceptable.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The property is right in front of the beach. We are equipped with a restaurant, surfing boards rental, surfing classes, We have Private Rooms and Shared Dorm, a balcony bar with a beautiful view to the beach. We offer free wifi to our guest and free bicycle during your stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mama Ines Hotel

Address: Playa El Estero, Santa Catalina, Panama (Formerly Santa Catalina Surf Point Camping & Hostel)
Region: Panama > Veraguas Province > Santa Catalina
Price Range: £38 - £67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Mama Ines Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Ask for a room in the garden, they provide the best place for relax.”
  • View from the restaurant
 of 5 bubbles wrudo, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms upstairs with a balcony and view were $65 a night, but the same room without a balcony/view were $50/night.”
 of 5 bubbles rkondivers, 5 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Get room #1 if you can afford it - $65 a night, which we found out was a pretty good deal for the area.”
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 of 5 bubbles 284caraf, 29 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Good rooms are two private room at the back of restaurant. 42USD per night.”
 of 5 bubbles IvanS525, 3 Mar 2014 | Read review
“In the dry session get the a/c room but in the wet session save a little money and go for the dorms on the roof”
 of 5 bubbles Goatsa, 14 Sep 2013 | Read review
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