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El Jaguar - Room #8 for 2 people

El Jaguar - Room #8 for 2 people

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath

Hostal El Jaguar is one of the best established guesthouses in Bastimentos, and has been owned by an Panamanian native for 16 years as a family run business. Our cool comfortable double room has 1 double bed, a private bathroom, air conditioning and an ocean view. We're conveniently located right next to the water taxi dock and just minutes on foot to all the restaurants in Bastimento.


Air conditioning

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed

House Rules

Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for infants (Under 2 years)
Check-in time is 1PM - 10PM
Check out by 10AM

16 Reviews

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Jana User Profile
March 2017
The crew working at The Jaguar is tops. They are really easy to talk to, very friendly, and quite accommodating. They helped me get a boat when I needed it. The room is very clean, albeit simple - the photos show exactly what you get. The bed was comfy! The location is right ne…

Rachael User Profile
February 2017
Thus is a fabulous place to stay! It is right on the water, so you can literally wake up and dive in! Arnulfo is wonderful and welcoming. The staff is all absolutely fabulous and happy to help with any of your needs. Bastimentos is a lovely area to stay. Lots to do and tons of so…

Sarah User Profile
March 2016
I was very happy with my stay at El Jaguar but staying on that particular island is not for everyone. The island was secluded, had alot of sustainability efforts, and was beautiful. I would recommend people do their research about the island before booking their stay to make sure…

Amy User Profile
March 2016
The room is very clean and comfortable and the shared space (kitchen/lounge area) is great. Only complaint is that it was very loud Monday night from the bar right behind the hostel, but that of course is unavoidable so more of a tip for future travelers! We really enjoyed our st…

Heather User Profile
February 2016
Very accommodating in the heart of Old Bank. Met a lot of interesting people and had a great time.

Max User Profile
January 2016
The Jaguar (Arnulfo) has a really great place for the price! The rooms are clean and have really nice windows with reasonable views. There's a nice little communal kitchen and two shops to buy groceries really close by. The hammocks are great as well! Would highly recommend t…

Whitney User Profile
March 2018
Great location and WONDERFUL staff. Super nice vibe of the place. A few warnings... this is a HOSTEL. You can hear everything, even in your private room. It is right next to another hostel. There are also lots of kids running around the hostel that make a lot of noise. It is a co…

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Bastimento, PanamaJoined in January 2015
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212 Reviews
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