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The Purple House International Backpackers' Hostel

Avenida Sexta Oesta y Calle C Sur, atras de la Camara de Comercio, David City, Panama

88%Rating

  • 89%Value For Money
  • 87%Security
  • 80%Location
  • 93%Staff
  • 89%Atmosphere
  • 93%Cleanliness
  • 84%Facilities

Property Information:

Welcome to The Purple House International Backpackers' Hostel, the original authentic travelers hostel located in the second largest city in Panama, David City. We are very proud to be celebrating our 12th year of successful operation and to have welcomed over 30,000 satisfied international travelers over that period of time

The Purple House is a fun hostel and a great place to meet other travelers. It's homey, with a friendly staff, and it's very clean and comfortable because it is owned by experienced travelers who know what other travelers are looking for! Our theme is purple, and most guests are surprised to see just how many things we have managed to find in the color purple!

We offer :

Private rooms from 1-4 people with air-conditioning and TV
Dorm rooms from 6-10 people
Internet access including WIFI
Coffee and Tea all day.
Fully equipped kitchen.
Common Area with cable TV, stereo, DVD,
Book Exchange (guests only!)
Reference guide books, 24 Hour Check-in/Security.
Unique Refreshing SPLASH PAD in our Outdoor Sun Garden
Laundry service.
International phone calls
Eco-friendly and socially and community conscious atmosphere.
A cute friendly dog.
A deep and abiding love for all things PURPLE!

Here are some additional reviews from November/December 2013

'Your hostel is one the cleanest and well maintained places that we have stayed in during our travels in Central America. Julie from U.S.A.

'My father wanted to stay in a hotel, but I wanted to meet other young travelers. It worked out perfectly that we could get a private room, and I could hang out with the other travelers.' Kevin from U.S.A.

'We had fun but we also appreciated that we could get a good night sleep for our early hike the next morning.' Jeroen and Erik from Holland

Sometimes the reservation system shows us as full (for same day and next-day reservations), when in fact, we have plenty of space available. If the system won't allow you to reserve contact us directly at the hostel to confirm availability.

When you reserve through this service, your room will be held until 6:00pm on the arrival date, unless you contact us directly at the hostel to give us more detailed credit card information.

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  • Latest Review

    great little hostel. has a big shopping centre very close, including a 24-hour supermarket. you pay $1 extra for a hot shower but this is one town we didn't need one of those! host was super friendly and lots of information to offer. down side was no breakfast incl which was kinda inconvenient if you're only there 1 night (but you do get coffee), and its a decent walk from the bus station, especially in the heat with a heavy pack but apparently its only a couple of $ for a taxi.would recommend
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      Anonymous, Australia, Couple, 25-30
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Facilities

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport Transfers
  • ATM
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Cafe
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • DVD's
  • Fax Service
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Games Room
  • Hairdryers
  • Hairdryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Mini-Supermarket
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Postal Service
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair Accessible


Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Included


Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.




The Purple House International Backpackers' Hostel Located at Avenida Sexta Oesta y Calle C Sur, atras de la Camara de Comercio, David City.
The Purple House International Backpackers' Hostel
Panama
David City 1388 Avenida Sexta Oesta y Calle C Sur, atras de la Camara de Comercio
88% 48
8.4311752 -82.4361062
The Purple House International Backpackers' Hostel
    Rooms available     Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom     Standard Double Bed Private Ensuite     Basic 6 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite     Basic 10 Bed Mixed Dorm     Single Private Ensuite     Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom
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