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The Purple House International Backpackers' Hostel

Hostel

Avenida Sexta Oesta y Calle C Sur, atras de la Camara de Comercio, David City, Panama

Welcome to The Purple House International Backpackers' Hostel, the original authentic travelers hostel located in the second largest city in Panama, David City. We are very proud to be celebrating our 12th year of successful operation and to have welcomed over 30,000 satisfied international travelers during that period of time!

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Atmosphere 85%

Cleanliness 85%

Facilities 84%

Location 75%

Safety 91%

Staff 93%

Value 88%

What's Included

  • Linen
  • Luggage Room

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • ATM
  • Adaptors
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Cafe
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Fitness Centre"
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Mini Supermarket
  • Nightclub
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Postal Service
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • WiFi

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup 5.00USD

Important Information

Please note that rooms with air conditioner will cost an extra US$5, per room.

You will be required to reconfirm your arrival time with the hostel, at which stage they may also require further information. If you do not arrive within 2 hours of your time of arrival, you might be at risk of losing your reservation with the hostel so please make sure you contact the hostel if you expect to be late.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to David City?

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Welcome to The Purple House International Backpackers' Hostel, the original authentic travelers hostel located in the second largest city in Panama, David City. We are very proud to be celebrating our 12th year of successful operation and to have welcomed over 30,000 satisfied international travelers during that period of time!

Read more

Shared Rooms

Basic 6 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

People 6

Room details

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 10 Bed Mixed Dorm

People 10

Room details

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Private Rooms

Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom

People 2

Room details

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

People 2

Room details

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard Double Bed Private Ensuite

People 2

Room details

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

About The Purple House International Backpackers' Hostel

The Purple House is a fun hostel and a great place to meet other travelers. It's homey, with friendly staff, and it's very clean and comfortable because it is owned by experienced travelers who know what other travelers are looking for! Our theme is purple, and most guests are surprised to see just how many things we have managed to find in the color purple!

Accommodation Information

We offer:
Shared (dorms with 6 or 10 beds)

Private rooms with and without private bath and air-conditioning and TV and extra beds. (Please note that the private rooms on this reservation site are priced for 1-2 people. Up to 2 additional people in your room will be charged additionally at our normal dorm price. Contact us directly for exact room configurations.)

Free internet access including free wireless access.
Free Breakfast
Free coffee and tea.
Free use of our fully equipped kitchen.
Free use of our living room with cable TV, stereo, DVD,
Free book exchange for our guests.
Free reference guide books, 24 Hour Check-in/Security.
Outside area for smokers, hammocks.
Cheap laundry service.
Cheap international phone-calls.
International travelers atmosphere.
Discounts on local services like buses and tours.
A cute friendly dog.
Eco-friendly and socially and community conscious atmosphere.

We love purple and we are proud of it!

Location Information

David City is a convenient stopping point on your way to Costa Rica, or Bocas del Toro. You can easily make day trips to Boquete and Cerro Punta. It also tends to be less rainy in David City, than in other parts of the country, so with more dependability you can plan your city jaunts, shopping and sun intake in our glorious backyard and our one-of-a-kind refreshing "SPLASH PAD!!

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the full cost of the reservation. Deposits paid are non refundable.