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Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

It's a great place to stay, the cabins are surrounded by wonderful garden full of trees and flowers. Bird feeding takes place twice a day and you can spot many colorful birds feasting few feet away - great for pictures. The main town center is about 10 minutes away on foot. Dennis and Mireya are wonderful and kind hosts.

Thank Daniel F
Wenny754, Owner at Cabanas Potosi, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. Your input is appreciated. Also, thank you for choosing Cabanas Potosi and we hope to see you return again someday. Dennis & Mireya

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Loved the place. Quaint cabins in beautiful gardens. Owners were very nice and helpful. Coffee, fruit and pastry was provided each morning. BBQ area in the garden with an outdoor kitchen. Rooms were very comfortable.

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Wenny754, Owner at Cabanas Potosi, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Cabanas Potosi.

Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed 16 December 2016

This place is incredibly beautiful and our hosts are just incredible. We enjoyed three days at this lovely eco friendly cabana in El Valle. One of the things that is great about Cabanas Potasi is it is very convenient to town and the fine restaurants. It is also an easy drive to the beaches. This is a wonderful property.

Thank John D
Wenny754, Owner at Cabanas Potosi, responded to this review

Hate to see our guests leave, especially when they share our love for nature and respect for the country's culture. Bienvenidos a Panama siempre. We miss them already. Gracias, for selecting Cabanas Potosi. It is your second home. Feliz Navidad y Un Prospero Ano Nuevo. Regards, Cabanas Potosi, El Valle de Anton in Panama, Republic of Panama Home of Second...

Reviewed 15 December 2016

Great location - walkable to center but much quieter, and parklike grounds Owners extremely helpful and friendly. Provide a free map with all local sites and trails located. Offer $1 "taxi" ride to local area. Free pickup at bus stop in town center. Good wifi on patio near office.

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Wenny754, Owner at Cabanas Potosi, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us at Cabanas Potosi. We hope to see you again in the future. Dennis & Mireya

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 1 April 2016

We had the joy of spending 3 days and did not want to leave. The cabanas are roomy and comfortable, beds were comfortable, fridge worked well and is a nice amentity. The property is beautiful and set us for relaxing from beautiful hand painted chairs to hammocks for lounging. Laundry lines are available if needed. Bird song wakes you up...

Wenny754, Owner at Cabanas Potosi, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us at Cabanas Potosi and also taking the time to write a nice review. It is appreciated. Please come and visit us again sometimes in the future. Dennis & Mireya Cabanas Potosi El Valle de Anton, Panama

Memphis, Tennessee, USA
Reviewed 8 March 2016

My family of 5 stayed 3 nights at Cabanas Potosi, and I totally could have stayed longer. LOVED the garden property, the hammocks, the wildlife, and of course the owners Dennis and Mireya. First of all the cabanas themselves are perfect. The two that we occupied each had a double and single bed. There is a mini fridge in each...

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Wenny754, Owner at Cabanas Potosi, responded to this review

Thank you for all your wonderful and honest reviews. The word "Potosi" means "you are of such value to me" Quetchua Language. This is what we love about our clients who love nature and are very respectful to our accommodations of cabanas semi-ecological where we love to apply the clients habits or recycling, doing compos and loving the many species...

Sarnia, Canada
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Beautiful property, fabulous hosts, a great place to embrace nature. Very clean comfortable cabanas. El Valle is a great place to escape to, very easy to walk about and take in the sites. Cabanas Potosi is a great place for nature lovers

Thank Lori T
Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

Perhaps I should mention I used to live in Panama, and my expectations for service there are not always high but I had an absolutely amazing experience staying at Cabañas Potosí. Hands down, I would send everyone I know here. The owners are incredibly friendly and helpful - catering to our desires and schedule. Additionally, we were able to schedule...

Thank Alma R
Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

We had the pleasure of spending four days here. It's clean, comfortable, and well maintained. Dennis and Mireya were very knowledgeable of the area, people, and wildlife. It's close to the markets, restaurants, and all of the attractions El Valle has to offer. I highly recommend Cabanas Potosi!

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 19 November 2015

I came to El Valle intending to stay 4 nights. I've booked 3 more, remaining at Las Cabanas. With one possible qualification, I feel as though I'm in Paradise and I could not have picked a better place to stay. Dennis and Mireya are the owners and hosts. CP is a small home with 4 rooms, set in a lovely...

Thank Chip S

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cabanas Potosi is located in the second largest shield volcanic crater in the world. The cabins are family owned and offers bird guided tours with one of Panama's best bird guides, Mario Bernal. The valley sits at 3,000 (1,000 Meters) above sea level and is the home of over 300 species of birds plus migratory birds during October and March. Many family owned restaurants are located with walking distance of the cabins. You can get to El Valle by traveling by bus on the Pan-American Highway from Panama City, Panama. The trip takes about two hours of which the last 18 miles (30 Kilometers) offers beautiful view of the mountains and the Pacific Ocean. Come and visit us soon and wake up to a symphony of birds every morning. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cabanas Potosi

Address: Calle Central | Casa #84, El Valle de Anton 1001, Panama
Region: Panama > Cocle Province > El Valle de Anton
Price Range: £35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Cabanas Potosi Hotel El Valle De Anton
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“Four cabana units all the same”
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“I recommend that you avoid visiting during Carnival week- as the celebrations at neighboring properties goes long into the night and can be quite loud. This is not a problem when Carnival is over (or during the day during Carnival) when it is quiet and peaceful.”
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