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Baru Lodge Reviews

2st. El Carmen, Qta. Baru H-7, Panama City, Panama

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44 Total Reviews
  • 73%Value For Money
  • 87%Security
  • 80%Location
  • 73%Staff
  • 87%Atmosphere
  • 80%Cleanliness
  • 67%Facilities

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The owner (Erwin) .was extremely helpful and charming - he speaks excellent English. The garden was a pretty, quiet location to sit and enjoy peaceful surroundings and the birds. Not many restaurants in the area but plenty a short taxi ride away

  • 30th Mar 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Couple, 41+
  • (1 review)


Terrible experience. Very unprofessional and more interested in making a buck then caring for the clients. Owner avoids responsibility and is dishonest. Also out of spite cancelled a reservation we had to stay after our trip to San Blas and gave our room to someone who had missed a flight. What real bread and breakfast does that? I would never send someone to this sort of place where the man is only interested in every dollar he can manipulate out of customers regardless of their comfort.

  • 14th Feb 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Male, 31-40
  • (1 review)


Friendly, attentive staff, totally safe. Easy walk to Metro, a great bakery, some outdoor earing aces! So welcoming - have reservations to come back for a 4 day stay before I fly back to Canada.

  • 19th Jan 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Canada
  • Female, 41+
  • (1 review)

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