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 more than 10 years of successful operation and to have welcomed over 27,000 satisfied international travelers over that period of time!

The Purple House is a fun hostel and a great place to meet other travelers. At the same time it is homey, with a 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!

We offer :

Shared (dorms with 4 or 6 beds) and private rooms with and without private bath and air-conditioning and TV.

Free internet access including free wireless access

Free coffee and tea all day

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, No Curfew

Outside area for smokers, hammocks, and our UNIQUE REFRESHING SPLASH PAD!!

Cheap laundry service,

Cheap international phone-calls,

International travelers atmosphere.

Discounts on local airlines (Aeroperlas and AirPanama) plus other services like buses and tours

Eco-friendly and socially and community conscious atmosphere.

We love PURPLE and we are proud of it!

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!!"

This information is current as of June 22, 2012

The Purple House International Backpacker Hostel


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