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Overview
Calle principal, Santa Catalina 00507 Panama See on map
Name/address in local language
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After I have tried several hotels on my visits to Santa Catalina, I stayed last 2 times at Sol y Mar and that will definitely be my choice for the future. Clean, spacious rooms with great view for an affordable price. Owner and staff are...More

Thank Alwin T
Reviewed 20 May 2018

We stayed 2 nights with Luis and his staff. They are very welcoming and friendly. It is a great B&B with large rooms and bathroom. The room has A/C, is clean and a hammock in front of it. It is only a short stroll from...More

Thank Esther-in-Malaysia
Response from SantaCatalinaSurfer, Owner at Hotel Sol y MarResponded 4 June 2018

Dear guest thank you for giving us yet another excellent review!! Always makes me happy to know the guests enjoyed their stay at Sol y Mar and makes it easier to continue working hard everyday We are a family business and therefore treat our guests...More

Reviewed 12 May 2018

We stayed here while snorkeling the reefs of Coiba. The hotel sits on top of a hill overlooking Santa Catalina and has great views from the porches of the rooms. The rooms were well appointed and modern and have hammocks on the porches. The only...More

Thank whishigi
Response from SantaCatalinaSurfer, Owner at Hotel Sol y MarResponded 13 May 2018

Dear guest Thank you very much for taking your time to write such a kind review of our Hotel. You being on a Tour it is very important to have such good feedback as many times tour guests have high expectations so knowing we are...More

Reviewed 5 March 2018

Beware the hill (that offers the best view in Santa Catalina) Our taxi dropped us off at the bottom of 'the hill' and before we could start lugging our gear up the hill a member of staff fired up the 4 x 4 truck and...More

Thank Fayezzz
Response from SantaCatalinaSurfer, Propietario at Hotel Sol y MarResponded 19 April 2018

Dear guest Thank you for taking your time to give us a good review,we are always happy to know our efforts are noticed!! Also appreciate that you notice that we put a lot of effort to keep and improve the beauty of the surroundings by...More

Reviewed 24 February 2018

I liked the hotel grounds from the first: green heaven on a hilly property. Manicured lawn, fruit and decorative trees all around, birds, buterflies... Our room in a bungalow was spacious, with nice decor, comfortable beds, couch, fridge, hot water in bathroom, not to mention...More

1  Thank izi f
Response from SantaCatalinaSurfer, Propietario at Hotel Sol y MarResponded 19 April 2018

Hi Thank you very much for your kind words. We are always pleased to get nice reviews.yours is good also for guests that are looking into staying at Sol y Mar as you make a description of what you found in the rooms and grounds....More

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Description
Located along the main street in Santa Catalina,600 meters from Santa Catalina beach,on a hill overlooking the ocean,Sol y Mar offers 9 spacious rooms, all with air conditioned, private bath with hot shower, ...More satellite TV, mini-fridge,safe-deposit box,terrace, internet (in restaurant area). Six of the rooms have two double beds and a sofa-bed, so they can accommodate up to 5 people Some of the rooms has an additional bunk bed,so can sleep 7.There are three new rooms each with a King bed. We also have a restaurant with pool table,ping-pong and a swimming pool. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$80 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sol y Mar Hotel Santa Catalina
Location
Panama > Veraguas Province > Santa Catalina
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$80 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sol y Mar Hotel Santa Catalina
Location
Panama > Veraguas Province > Santa Catalina
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Traveller (126)
Room & Suite (34)
Pool & Beach (23)
Dining (15)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Questions & Answers
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AndreaNicole01
18 June 2018|
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Response from izi f | Reviewed this property |
Just a nice walk (1o min) in a shaddow - you pass some shops, restaurants and bus station.... The beach is huge!
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Mimi P
8 March 2018|
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Response from SantaCatalinaSurfer | Property representative |
Hello Yes,we accept Visa and Master Card...also Paypal
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Room Tips
"The rooms neat the top of the hill have the best views."
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"all rooms are nice"
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"Request a room on the lower tier of this hotel if you don't care to walk up stairs."
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"For couples the King room in the villa has a wonderful view."
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