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Calle principal, Santa Catalina 00507 Panama See on map
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
2.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews the owner his truck beautiful view excellent hospitality steep driveway the reefs hilly property panama city scuba diving spaghetti the hotel sits an adventure great place spacious rooms stayed nights other places luis
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

We loved our 3 nights at Sol Y Mar. Located in the little beachside town of Santa Catalina, a 2-3 hours from the nearest large town, Sol Y Mar provided comforts and service not usually experienced this far from the major cities of Panama. Luis...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank PanaTravelRoo
Response from SantaCatalinaSurfer, Owner at Hotel Sol y MarResponded 12 June 2017

Dear guest Thank you for such a good review. This review is important for us not only because you enjoyed staying here and therefore we consider that a compliment on our hard work,but also because your description reinforces what we often try to explain to...More

Reviewed 25 August 2016

I've stayed at this hotel a couple of times already; I am a tourguide and take groups on tours across the country. The rooms are very nice, the beds are sturdy and have lots of pillows! Breakfast includes fruit, grain and protein, coffee, juice.. Spectacular...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank gonxo
Response from SantaCatalinaSurfer, Owner at Hotel Sol y MarResponded 11 June 2017

Thank you for your nice comments,we will keep serving you with pleasure on your next visits. Kind regards

Reviewed 13 August 2016

We stayed four nights at Sol y Mar and loved it. The room was very comfortable with great views from the deck. Luis was and Andre were great and always helpful. Getting up the hill is a bit of a walk without a four wheel...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank dpassena
Response from SantaCatalinaSurfer, Owner at Hotel Sol y MarResponded 11 June 2017

Dear guest Thank you for taking your time to write a nice review about Sol y Mar. Knowing you had a good stay with us makes it worth the continuous effort it requires to provide some degree of comfort and quality service in such a...More

Reviewed 26 July 2016

We have spent only one night at the hotel, but we would gladly extend our stay there. The owner, Luis, has arranged a boat tour for us. The room and the bathroom were clean and cosy, and air conditioned, which is not always the case...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank andzias
Response from SantaCatalinaSurfer, Owner at Hotel Sol y MarResponded 10 June 2017

Dear guest Thank you for taking your time to give us a nice review. We are always glad to know people enjoy staying with us,that feels like a prize for our efforts.We will continue to do our best to serve our clients needs. Also happy...More

Reviewed 5 July 2016

Went with friends here based on recommendations from Trip Advisor. Well worth it, not for those who want the standard hotel, more for the adventurous.. diving or surfing. The owner and his staff were brilliant.. made us feel really welcome and served amazing food even...More

Date of stay: June 2016
Thank Martin W
Response from SantaCatalinaSurfer, Owner at Hotel Sol y MarResponded 10 June 2017

Dear guest thank you for your review. We are glad that you think it was worth the visit and you felt that this was not the standard hotel,we want to be more then that,and give our guests a true experience. Power or now power we...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
Hotel class
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$41 - US$110 (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$41 - US$110 (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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Room & Suite (34)
Pool & Beach (23)
Dining (16)
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AndreaNicole01
18 June 2018|
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Response from izif_37 | 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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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."
whishigi
12 May 2018
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"all rooms are nice"
izif_37
24 Feb 2018
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"Request a room on the lower tier of this hotel if you don't care to walk up stairs."
PanaTravelRoo
28 Aug 2016
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"For couples the King room in the villa has a wonderful view."
dpassena
13 Aug 2016
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