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Hotel Riu Plaza Panama

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Calle 50 con 53 este | Urb. Marbella, Panama City, Panama
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

When I go on vacation I like being submerged into the experience and socialize. I made the mistake of booking this location vs the Playa Blanco location because of website confusion on my part, and while it is a beautiful hotel, I am disappointed for a few reasons. First off, it is not for the leisurely vacationer who likes to... More 

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Markham, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The first city/business Riu hotel. Very well located in the business district of Panama city. Superb restaurants within safe walking distance. Easy access to adult forms of entertainment. Large breakfast buffet similar to most other Riu properties. The very personable and professional general manager resolved a personal concern without undue difficulty. All staff reflected his professional, friendly attitude.

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LAS VEGAS
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 2 nights and were located on the 30th floor. Great views overlooking the city. Each night we had our dinner in a different restaurant and breakfast was held in the ART restaurant, all-inclusive in rate. The only challenge we had was locating our internet code. At check-in it was not mentioned to us and we did not find... More 

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Memphis
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lobby was loaded with glitz. I felt like I was in Las Vegas. Check in was a breeze as the staff was efficient and friendly. Eric and Roberto was eager to help. Plenty of elevators serving different sets of floors take you quickly to your level. Our room was over the top contemporary with lots of color and art... More 

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chicago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are many reasons I truly enjoy this hotel, including the room itself, the club access, the pool and the buffet breakfast with outdoor eating. Someone put a lot of thought into this hotel when it was designed..very boutique-like and very different from the RIU's all-inclusive properties in Mexico. This is probably my 4th or 5th stay at this hotel... More 

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

3 days stay in this hotel situated in the business area. A little bit off the old city but with a taxi, it's 10 minutes away only. Rooms were spacious and clean. Really comfortable. Desk staff was a little bit haughty, i think this is the only problem there. Apart of that everything was perfect. Breakfast is REALLY good. Lots... More 

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Faversham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here and regret it. Take my word for it, stay somewhere else. My safe broke twice and then the battery on my door failed and I could not get into my room. I spent nearly two hours going up and down in the elevator to convince the manager to deal with this. At no stage was I treated... More 

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Mississauga
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here from July 24 to 31 and we had a relaxing time. Breakfast was truly an amazing assortment of everything you could imagine, from fresh fruits and juices to cereals and yogurt, muffins, eggs and bacon, rice and tacos and all kinds of cheeses and breads and spreads and meats and more. I think "wow"... More 

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Pikesville, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well the hotel is gorgeous the decor makes you happy the room are clean the food was ok but the restaurant around in the area are better .. They just build a new mall up the street my husband and I walked it great .. The hotel staff were really friendly and the pool was good it's located in a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

From the very beginning, we were impressed by the beautiful lobby and courteous, friendly staff. We accidentally left a bag in the taxi we'd taken from the airport, and the staff immediately called the driver who returned right away (I had gotten the driver's card). The rooms were gorgeous and comfortable with a great view, and room service was terrific.... More 

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