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Avila Hotel Panama

Av. la playa 212, Panama City 0823-02273, Panama
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Avila Hotel Panama
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Ranked #88 of 112 Hotels in Panama City
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
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63 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015 via mobile

Got a great deal and did not suffer for it! Well appointed room with a safe, free parking and a choice to include breakfast or not. Centrally located for our needs. Staff could be more personable but did not get that at the higher end establishments either. Best find was the tourist police. Most helpful any where I have ever... More 

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Hagerstown, Maryland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

This was an ok place to stay. It's not close to many restaurants and I was simply a guest there. The room was nice and the hotel was clean and well kept. There is nothing else worth mentioning about the stay.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

I recently stayed at Avila Hotel for a whole week and was expecting a better experience. After arriving in town about 7pm I had to drive 30 minutes to get to downtown Panama City. Once I got there, it took over an hour to find the hotel (even after asking police, taxi drivers and others). When I finally it, I... More 

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Pedasi, Panama
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

I visited the Avila Hotel with my daughter in law and used my Jubilado discount. The discount was applied, but they chose to charge me the same amount saved for the 'extra' person in the double room. I would never stay there again. The room did not have the advertised amenities, down to the shower cap which I insisted they... More 

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Atlanta
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89 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

The hotel website photos look nothing like what we saw. It states the rooms are spacious and "are elegantly furnished with cozy, intimate feeling" for long term stay with quality towels, robes and toiletries to include moisture lotion. The room was adequately clean, but the towels were cheap and small, no robes and basic toiletries which did not include the... More 

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Whittier, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

Great place to stay. Friendly helpful staff. Good restaurant and bar in hotel.There complimentary breakfast was nice.Good WiFi.The room was clean. Hot water takes a few to arrive to the third floor. A/C was perfect for the hot muggy days.Centrally located to all my adventures.The neighborhood was interesting. But able to go running every morning and feel perfectly safe.They have... More 

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Dusseldorf
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

I stayed in the Avila for about ten days in January 2013 and was very satisfied. I changed to the Avila from another hotel in the area because of a poor WiFi connection in the first hotel. The free WiFi in the Avila worked perfectly. The room and bathroom were quite nice. The personnel was always helpful, with whom I... More 

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St. Albert, Canada
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7 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

I stayed here only one night. I had a reservation (made online with 2 other couples) but did not have my confirmation number with me. The staff who speak almost no English were unable to find the reservation even though I printed the names for all 3 rooms booked. I finally phoned my friend who gave me the number and... More 

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Los Angeles CA
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

This is a hotel to spend a night or if you have business in Panama City. The rooms are clean and the staff were kind. We stayed for 4 nights with 2 kids (2 and 4). We had to take taxi pretty much to everywhere. There are not good restaurant close by so we had to order at the hotel´s... More 

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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157 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2012

The property is average, but location wise is not right. My compliment to the management, booked for 3 nights, pay in advance. had to leave in 1 night, and they willing to refund the unused nights. A quality which almost impossible to be found in any other place.

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