Group Booking Terms and Conditions

Because you are making a Group Booking, there are additional Terms and Conditions that apply. Please read them and click 'I Accept' below to continue with your booking

General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by and as set by the hostel in question.

  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card on arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

Additional Terms and Conditions

50% of security deposit upon booking

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

Book more than 3 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
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  • Marvellous Staff
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Property Description

Zebulo Hostel, your un-missable stop!
Best prices in town, best location.
Our mission is to provide you the most comfy stay at a backpacking budget

Tours to San Blas - for the right price!
Boats to Colombia
Join our BBQ nights and try our smoothie!
Play with Zebula, our puppy!!

Zebulo Hostel is a lively and friendly place. Our large common area, jacuzzi, board games, BBQ nights are perfect to connect with travelers.

We are located in the very heart of Panama City in the safe and vibrant neighborhood of Obarrio. Day and night, you will find restaurants, bars, supermarkets, ATMs, all at a walking distance of the hostel.
Our central location (metro is a 3-min walk from the hostel) allows for easy access to the best attractions of the city such as the Panama Canal, Panama Viejo, Cinta Costera, Ancon Hill… All the information that you need is available (where to go, what to do…). Our team will be happy to help you discover the city and plan your trip in Panama or Central America. We speak English, Spanish and French.


A wide selection of economical private rooms, options with AC or fans, private bathroom or shared bathroom. Possibility of extra beds in our double private bedrooms, ask at check in. Dorms are all with AC. Beds and linen are all new.

Included in the price. From 7:30AM to 10AM served to the table. We offer Pancakes with tea and coffee. Breakfast "a la carte" possible too.

Don´t worry about late or early arrivals, there is all time somebody around to help.
Check in: 1PM
Check out : 11AM

Cancellation policy: 48 hours before arrival. In case of a late cancellation or a No Show, you will be charged the first night of your stay.
Payment upon arrival by cash or credit card. Please note that there is a 5% fee for credit card payments.
Please note that we allowed children but only for private rooms bookings.
Taxes not included - Occupancy Tax 10.00% per person per night

No wheelchair access

Parking area
Exhange Books
Coffea, tea & Breakfast View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.4

  • Security 9.0

  • Location 8.9

  • Staff 8.8

  • Atmosphere 8.3

  • Cleanliness 8.5

  • Facilities 8.1

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    20 Jun 2020
    Very nice check in. We had private room Would stay again.
    USA, Female, 41+
  • 10.0


    13 Mar 2020
    Beautiful place, lovely staff, Perfect hostel to meet travelers.
    France, Female, 31-40
  • 10.0


    16 Jan 2020
    Loved it, great vibes and friendly staff. Breakfast is simple and great
    New Zealand, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0


    06 Jan 2020
    I am very happy with the service i received, staff is very friendly and very attentive there. The place is very nice. I liked the do it yourself pancakes breakfast. I recommend every traveler to stay in ZEBULO HOSTEL PANAMA. The location is perfect since it is in the center of the city. It s súper close the subway via Argentina and many commerces.
    Nicaragua, Male, 31-40
  • 9.7


    31 Dec 2019
    The owner is friendly and helpful with Al questions, the common area is good to meet people and the beds are comfortable.
    Colombia, Male, 25-30
  • 9.1


    19 Feb 2020
    Great hostel in terms of atmosphere, location, and overall quality. Breakfast is diy pancakes so you can make as much as like. Lockers in central location. Rooms do not have locks/key so lock your valuables up! Otherwise only complaint is AC is on 9PM-8AM. While I do not care about when the AC is turned on, I do believe that 8AM is a bit early to shut off. Room immediately becomes unbearable.
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 9.1


    02 Jan 2020
    Amazing location, kind staff, & a wonderful dog to spend time with!
    USA, Couple, 18-24
  • 8.3


    19 Feb 2020
    Kitchen lacked enough cups and cutlery. Room door lock didn't work very well. Room had a double bed and bunks which made it very crowded. Two other occupants were a pain, one Australian, one a dog. Good location for city, transport and shops. Jacuzzi had no water in. Not much outdoor seating.
    England, Couple, 41+
  • 8.0


    12 Jan 2020
    Friendly staff, Clean room and nice environment- lots of places to chill in the common room. I would recommend!
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 5.1


    07 Mar 2020
    No social atmosphere whatsoever, idk if it was because of the older aged crowd or what but no one wanted to socialize. also, there were sooo many mosquitos/bugs! i got so many bites sitting in the dorm and overnight, i was scratching all night. possibly bed bugs? i feel like this isn’t due to panama weather though bc I’ve stayed at a different hostel before in panama and had no bug issues. WiFi was crap in the rooms. AC only on from 8pm-8am sharp. Definitely would not stay here again.
    USA, Female, 18-24
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Air Conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Book Exchange
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Dryer
  • Flexible NRR
  • Follows Covid-19 sanitation guidance
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Security Lockers
  • Washing Machine
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Cafe
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Board Games
  • Games Room
  • Wi-Fi