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The Purple House International Backpacker's Hostel

Calle C Sur y Avenida Sexta Oeste (South C Street and 6th Avenue West), Ciudad de David, (David City), Panama

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The Purple House is a clean safe backpacker hostel located in David City, Panama, just a 1 hour bus ride from the border of Costa Rica.

  • Dorm
    From €9.83
  • Private
    From €31.26
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Ciudad de David, (David City) Hostel

Hostel Ciudad de David, (David City)

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

The Purple House is a fun hostel and a great place to meet other travellers. In case you hadn’t guessed, the hostel’s theme is purple, and you’d be amazed to see just how many things they’ve managed to find in the colour purple!

Guests can stay in dorms with between 6-10 beds with fresh sheets, pillows and fans in every room; or private rooms with or without air conditioning, cable television and private or shared bedrooms. Other facilities include free Wi-Fi, a fully-equipped shared kitchen, free tea and coffee, a common room with cable television and a 24-hour reception.

The hostel is just a five-minute walk to a 24-hour commercial area which includes supermarkets, restaurants, pharmacies, markets, buses and casinos. Take advantage of the travel information and special discounts at local businesses available at the hostel as well as guide books on Central and South America.

Prices

Prices are members' prices

Dorms - Per guest per night

Beds

Private - Per room per night

Rooms

Important info

  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • A deposit is payable at check-in.
  • Government-issued photo ID is required to check in.
  • Children under the age of 3 are unable to be accommodated under all circumstances.
  • Children under the age of 15 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Unaccompanied children under the age of 16 can be accommodated only with a letter from a parent or legal guardian providing permission for the child's unsupervised stay.
  • Children under the age of 16 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories
  • Children under the age of 16 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Membership can be purchased on arrival at hostel.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are not members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout

Facilities

Facilities

Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Garden
  • Gym
  • TV room
  • Common room
  • Garden
  • Gym
  • TV room
  • Pool table / snooker table
  • Terrace / patio

Food & Drink

  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Vending machine

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers
  • Wifi
  • Internet Cafe Nearby - Less than 500 m
  • Wifi - Free
  • Internet Cafe Nearby - Less than 500 m

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Air Conditioning - Charges apply
  • Car Parking at Hostel
  • Car parking nearby
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available - Deposit Required
  • Luggage Room - Available post check out
  • Smoking Area
  • Travel / Tour Desk
  • Air Conditioning - Charges apply
  • Car Parking at Hostel
  • Car parking nearby - At or next to the hostel
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available - Deposit Required
  • Luggage Room - Available post check out
  • Smoking Area
  • Sports Equipment Storage
  • Travel / Tour Desk
Opening times

Opening times

Open from 02/01/2016 to 30/12/2016

Reception:
From 06:00 to 23:00
Check-in:
Open 24 hours

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. 507-774-4059

purplehousehostel@yahoo.com

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Boquete (More than 10km)
  • Costa Rica Border (More than 10km)
  • Volcan / Cerro Punta (More than 10km)

See the full list of attractions

Location

Location
Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Beach (More than 10km)
  • Cinema (500m to 1km)
  • City Centre (500m to 1km)
  • Cycle trails (More than 10km)
  • Golf course (More than 10km)
  • Gym (At or next to the hostel)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (More than 10km)
  • Local market (Less than 500 m)
  • Mountainous Area (More than 10km)
  • National / State Park (More than 10km)
  • Nightlife (Less than 500 m)
  • Parks / Green Area (1 to 2km)
  • Restaurants (Less than 500 m)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (5 to 10km)
  • Shopping area / Mall (2 to 3km)
  • Swimming pool (Less than 500 m)
  • Supermarket / Food store (Less than 500 m)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Airport
Enrique Malek
Bus
Cerro Punta San Andres Frontera Divala Concepcion to Parada Super 99 San Mateo. Follow the map from there
Taxi
Ask for The Purple House or La Casa Morada en la via rapida
Car
Get yourself to Hospital Chiriqui and follow the map
Sports & activities

Sports & activities

  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Horse riding
  • Mountain Biking
  • Whale Watching

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