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Salem, Oregon
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20 reviews
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Reviewed 2 March 2016

We stayed at the Hotel Rex on our way back to Panama City. The price was very reasonable and the room was basic, but clean. The a/c worked and the shower was hot. However, There were large pieces of corrugated metal on the roof that were not nailed down and they flapped in the wind all night long. It was... More 

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Canada
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Reviewed 12 December 2015

We stayed one day in chitre ,a stop over on our way to the mountain region. Its a need town with a nice little square . We stayed at hotel rex right on the square it has good rooms , we got a double with private bath and Arco for $36.50 We enjoyed the common terrazzo that overlooks the square

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Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States
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Reviewed 10 October 2015

I went to Chitre on a business trip and decided to spend the night here. The hotel is right in front of a cathedral and a small par. It is located in the center of Chitre, and it's a well know place so you can get there easily. Just tell the driver to take you to Hotel Rex or if... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2014

I wasn't sure about this place after reading other reviews but there didn't seem to be much to choose from in Chitre. We paid a little over $40 for a room with a double bed and it was okay. The bed was comfortable and there was a nice terrace on our floor. We saw the cleaners every morning but the... More 

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bocas del toro
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 12 January 2014

I am hoping the owners read this. I have stayed at the Rex many times. Why? because I love the location with the lovely patio area overlooking the main street and park. There is also a great cafe near called the Open Air which I love. I bought excellent guyabana juice there ... I paid 22 dollars the first night... More 

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Connecticut
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27 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2012

On our December 2012 road trip through Panama we chose this Hotel from our Fodors Panama travel book. While we have always had good luck picking a hotel like this, the Hotel Rex was a HUGE disappointment. We asked for a room with a King bed. We paid $55 which we considered very reasonable. However, when we brought our luggage... More 

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Kissimmee, Florida
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Reviewed 13 July 2012

Since my last review things has changed quite a bit and perhaps not in a positive way. I would think that reviews where made so owners and management could be aware of not only the positive feedback, but also the negative ones and make the necessary changes. Well..the only changes I saw during this trip to Panama where the room... More 

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Kissimmee, Florida
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84 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2011

. If you are expecting a Taj Mahal and pay $30 per night, well it is not going to be possible. The Rex hotel used to be considered a decent place to stay back in the days, however things has changed quite a bit. I did stay in this hotel last year for almost 2 weeks and I will be... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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Reviewed 4 November 2011

I am Panamanian. My standards are not very high I just need a clean room and a place that at least its being taken care. The good: 1. The hotel is in front of the Chitre central park. This is a plus if you want to walk the city, which is nice. 2. They accept small pets. I have a... More 

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panama city
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Reviewed 29 June 2011

I was planning to stay here at the hotel for 2 nights. Maybe more if I was going to stay in Chitre longer. I checked in and paid and when I arrived to the room there were two very small beds. I guess I assumed I would get a double or queen bed as I was only one person. Or... More 

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Address: Calle Meliton Martin, Chitre 0601, Panama
Region: Panama > Herrera Province > Chitre
Price Range: £34 - £35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Rex 2.5*
Number of rooms: 46
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“We had a room at the second floor winch was good”
 of 5 bubbles 123mickey, 12 Dec 2015 | Read review
“The rooms in the second floor have a common terrace with some chairs and tables where you can hang out.”
 of 5 bubbles LuzS581, 10 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Stay on the top floors!”
 of 5 bubbles l0tusl, 11 Dec 2011 | Read review
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