Lodging is in or near downtown Boquete  unless otherwise specified. There are some good options in the outlying area, but those without their own transportation may find getting around inconvenient. Hostels and other backpacker-friendly places are more plentiful than they used to be, and there are quite a few pleasant, economical options for those on a modest budget.
Private homes are increasingly posting room-for-rent signs in front of their houses. These tend to be pretty basic. A number of the more upscale places periodically offer great rates for those who book through their websites; be sure to check. Hotel rooms can get booked up in Boquete, particularly during major festivals . Make reservations well in advance if possible.