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Holiday Inn Panama Canal

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Ave. Omar Torrijos Herrera Clayton, Panama City 7336, Panama (Formerly Holiday Inn Panama City)
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Ranked #25 of 107 hotels in Panama City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
Patti444 Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After having a challenging night at another small jungle hotel, filled with mold, I was thrilled to land at this Holiday Inn. Mind you not the jungle experience, where the other one had wild green parrots near the breakfast lounge, I was thankful for a clean, friendly and top rated hotel. This place delivered. (Although during my two stays here... More

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ArangoD1, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Panama Canal, responded to this review

Greetings from Holiday In at the City of Knowledge, first of all thank you for taking the time and sharing your review with other travelers on Trip Advisor.. We are glad to hear that you got to enjoy the beautiful view we offer from our rooms. We are very committed to deliver an excellent guest love and we are pleased... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location for experiencing the Canal and the unique tech center city. The area has everything a business traveler needs. Very nice staff, good food and better quality overall than i would expect from a Holiday Inn in the States. I will surely go back.

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ArangoD1, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Panama Canal, responded to this review

Greetings from Holiday In at the City of Knowledge, first of all thank you for taking the time and sharing your review with other travelers on Trip Advisor. We are very committed to deliver an excellent guest love and we are pleased to hear such great comments about your stay at the Holiday Inn City of Knowledge. We are looking... More

Deer Park, Tx
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were there for 4 days in July with 3 adults and 1 child. The location was great! I believe every room is ocean front. If you want a view of the ocean though you need to ask for a higher floor. We were on the top floor and it was great. We had a one bedroom King suite that... More

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ArangoD1, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Panama Canal, responded to this review

Dear beachloverthatsme Thank you so much for your generous and kind review of your recent stay to the Holiday Inn Panama City, unfortunately we are the Holiday Inn Panama Canal location. We have forwarded your review to our collegues and appreciate you taking the time to write such a wonderful review. I personally want to go there now.... Thanks again... More

Panama City, Panama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have stayed at this hotel many times per year as I conduct business in Panama City and the City of Knowledge. My usual stays are about 5 days. After just a few visits you can eventually determine if a hotel is poor, good or excellent. This hotel is excellent. Clean, quiet, very organized, and secure. All staff are pleasing,... More

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ArangoD1, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Panama Canal, responded to this review

Dear Al A Thank you for writing such a wonderful review on your recent stay and we are so happy to have you returning to our hotel on your visits to Panama. I don't always have reviews in which I am named personally so thank you for your generousity. I have forwarded your message to Juliana and the rest of... More

Inglis, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Our 12-day exploratory trip to Panama involved driving to meetings in the city as well as forays to different parts of the country. The hotel at Miraflores lock provided a convenient location for moving about, as well as a peaceful haven at the end of the day and a great place to watch ships transiting the canal Breakfast at the... More

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ArangoD1, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Panama Canal, responded to this review

Greetings from Holiday Inn at the Panama Canal. Dear Mr. PaulThank you for share your experience on Trip Advisor. It's our goal to deliver an excellent service guest love and we are really happy to read that you enjoyed the view and comfort of our accommodations at our hotel. We will be shared with all the staff and we are... More

Greeley, Colorado
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I stayed here for business while in Panama. This hotel is close to the canal locks and lots of decent restaurants within walking distance. The hotel is clean and the staff is professional. It is a bit outside the city so you'll need a car or to use a taxi to get around.

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ArangoD1, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Panama Canal, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for taking the time and share your experience at Holiday Inn Panama Canal. We are very committed to deliver an excellent service guest love. Thank you for choosing us, We hope to see you soon on your next visit to Panama and enjoy all the services that we have for you. Once again that you so... More

grand rapids, minnesota
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70 reviews 70 reviews
59 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I spent two nights at the Holiday Inn Panama Canal because I wanted to see the Canal and Panama City. It is located literally right across the highway from the Canal and probably less than a mile from the Miraflores locks. It is about 10 km out of Panama City and in a pretty quiet neighborhood that is actually a... More

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ArangoD1, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Panama Canal, responded to this review

Greetings from Holiday Inn at the Panama Canal. Thank you for share your experience. It's our goal to deliver an excellent service guest love and we are really happy to read that you enjoyed the view and comfort of our accommodations at our hotel. The hotel offers a free shuttle to the Miraflores Locks and to the biggest Mall in... More

Shreveport
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Gorgeous grounds and breathtaking views of the Gulf of Mexico. Outstanding service and onsite dining. Only steps away from soft, sugar white sandy beach and warm clear bluegreen water. Lovelier than Mexico!

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Rapid City, South Dakota
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41 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

This hotel was the perfect location for us to explore the Miraflores locks at the Panama Canal and the Panama Canal Museum. These are located just a few miles out of the city and the hotel is right across the road and provides free shuttle to the locks twice a day. Staff was incredibly helpful and spoke English, which I... More

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ArangoD1, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Panama Canal, responded to this review

Greetings from Holiday Inn at the Panama Canal. Thank you for share your experience on Trip Advisor. It's our goal to deliver an excellent service guest love and we are really happy to read that you enjoyed the view and comfort of our accommodations at our hotel. We will be shared with all the staff and we are pleased to... More

Oslo, Norway
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014 via mobile

Thank you for a wonderful stay. The staff was superfriendly and very helpful. The breakfast buffet had a good variety of healthy options which I really appreciated. We spent our time visiting the Gamboa rainforest resort and went for a trip up the Panama canal and got to see crocodiles, turtes and monkeys. Furthermore, I can also recommend visiting the... More

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ArangoD1, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Panama Canal, responded to this review

Dear Guest thank you for taking the time and share your experience at Holiday Inn at the Panama Canal. We are very committed to deliver an excellent service guest love. The hotel offers a free shuttle to the City of Knowledge, the Miraflores Locks and to the biggest Mall in Panama, Albrook Mall (schedule at the Front Desk). Recently we... More

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Address: Ave. Omar Torrijos Herrera Clayton, Panama City 7336, Panama (Formerly Holiday Inn Panama City)
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Location: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Panama Canal 3*
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn City Of Knowledge Hotel Panama City
Panama City Holiday Inn
Holiday Inn Panama Canal Panama City

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Travelers looking for Panama hotel deals will appreciate the great location and outstanding array of amenities found at the Holiday Inn(R) City of Knowledge. Located just minutes away from some of the best attractions and businesses in Panama, our property offers both convenience and great value.Leisure guests are often drawn to our family-friendly Panama City hotel's close proximity to several of the city's best attractions including the visitor center at Miraflores Locks at the Panama Canal, the Albrook Shopping Center (with free shuttle service from our hotel), and the Gamboa Rainforest Resort. But our guests don't even have to leave the hotel to enjoy our sparkling outdoor pool in a beautifully landscaped courtyard, the well-equipped 24-hour Fitness Center, or our gift shop for a souvenir. Our hotel is only a few miles away from Panama City's banking district where many international transactions take place. Our fully-staffed Business Center provides guests with everything they need including copying, courier service, personal computer, and high-speed Internet access.When you're looking for great Panama hotel deals we offer the best. Make your reservations today to get the best Panama travel deals around at our Panama City hotel. ... more   less 
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