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Bodhi Hostel & Lounge

Calle Principal

Description

We offer free breakfast, high speed internet WiFi, lockers, bikes for rent, communal equipped kitchen, bbq area, Shisha/Hookah (water pipe) lounge and bar with affordable beer.
El Valle is famous for its nature, spring like temperature, cozy atmosphere, trekking routes, “La India Dormida Mountain”, mud springs and Sunday Market.

Every bed in our place has a super comfortable semi-therapeutic mattress (the same ones used in hospitals), pillow, super cleand brand new cotton linen, towel, electric plug, individual lamps and curtains.

We are right in the middle of town, at its main street; therefore, most attractions are located within walking distance and reachable by bicycle. We are less than 5 minutes walking from the famous local marker, 10 minutes from the butterfly house and less than 20 minutes walking from the wildlife exhibition center called “El Nispero”.
Our mission is to provide you with the best experience possible, whether you need a local guide or directions to get to the main attractions, we will do everything in our hands to satisfy your needs.

Bodhi Hostel & Lounge Policies and Conditions:

Check in from 14:00.
Check out before 12:00.

Cancellation policy: 24h before arrival.
Payment upon arrival by cash.

Taxes included.
Breakfast included.

No curfew.

Facilities

  • ATM
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cafe
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hairdryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Jobs Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Utensils
  • Washing machine

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Reviews

Traveler Reviews

“Great hostel!”

Rating: 5 Reviewed on August 14, 2018

Bodhi is the coziest hostel in Panama! There are so many couches and cool murals painted on the walls. The beds are comfy and private with a curtain to pull closed and a lamp and charging outlet in...


“great vibes, great staff, felt like home”

Rating: 5 Reviewed on August 02, 2018

I had a WONDERFUL stay at Bodhi- the vibe of the hostel caused me to extend my stay! There are great guided hikes and staff that's super knowledgable about the area and so friendly! Great space for...


“Amazing vibe at bodhi Hostel”

Rating: 5 Reviewed on July 24, 2018

We just stayed for only one night. When we arrived, we felt like stay a night longer. We already miss it. Theres everything you might need: yoga, bikes, movie projecter, a nice garden area. There is...



Directions

Bus from Panama City:

From the Main Bus Terminal in Albrook Mall, take the direct bus heading to El Valle de Anton (leaves every 20 minutes until 7pm, $4.50). Upon arrival, ask the driver to drop you off at MELO, we are right next door.

Bus from elsewhere:

Take any bus to San Carlos (most that runs on the Inter-American highway pass by there). Transfer to the bus for El Valle de Anton. Upon arrival, ask the driver to drop you off at MELO, we are right next door.

By Car:

From Panama City, drive west until you pass Coronado and San Carlos. 5 minutes later you will see on your right a red sign saying “Las Uvas”. Turn right there and in 40 minutes you will arrive in El Valle de Anton. Head along the main street until you get to MELO (big yellow sign with green). We are located right next door.

Policies

Cancellation policy: 24h before arrival. In case of no show, guests will be charged for the first night of reservation.

Bodhi Hostel & Lounge Policies and Conditions:

Check in from 14:00.
Check out before 12:00.

Cancellation policy: 24h before arrival.
Payment upon arrival by cash.

Taxes included.
Breakfast included.

No curfew.