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Hotel Riu Plaza Panama

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle 50 con 53 este | Urb. Marbella, Panama City, Panama
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Ranked #14 of 108 hotels in Panama City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Vienna, Austria
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The breakfast is one of the best I have had anywhere including the Far East , the pool and it's restaurant service is first class ....the rooms are big , I like big rooms especially when wife brings son along all in the same room ..the other amazing feature is the reality that some people might just want a quick... More

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Denver, Colorado
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26 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked an executive twin room (two relatives traveling together) and were pleasantly surprised at almost every turn. We aren't business travelers but wanted access to the views and free drinks. Our room was huge with a floor-to-ceiling window overlooking the city skyline. The beds are exceedingly comfortable with huge, fluffy pillows. I don't love the lilac decorations, but so... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at the Riu Plaza for 2 nights at the start of a 2 week trip to Panama. Firstly, our flight to Panama was cancelled and Riu Plaza changed our reservation by a day with no problems, which was very nice of them. The hotel itself is lovely, there is a large lobby with a cocktail bar, reception staff... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love the Riu Plaza Panama and must say that after staying on the property many times, I have had the ultimate hospitality and class act service. The staff from Reception to Management were all great providing exceptional service second to non. The respect was there all the way. It is perfect for the business or solo traveller and also... More

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Guayaquil, Ecuador
20 reviews 20 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The property has an appealing and fancy Las Vegas look. Nice big lobby, spacious rooms, outstanding bedding, good bar, good coffee shop, spacious restaurant, with a separate buffet serving area, good variety and quality of food for breakfast and lunch. I was at this property on business meetings for 2 days, and the meeting rooms are well conceived and equiped.... More

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Toronto, Canada
20 reviews 20 reviews
13 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Stayed one night, on my last night in Panama. What a beautiful hotel! I walked around the neighbourhood and I also took an evening swim in the lovely pool. Room was huge, with floor to ceiling views and a million channels on the big screen tv. Breakfast was delicious. Everything was top notch and I would love to return.

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Newport News, Virginia
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73 reviews 73 reviews
33 hotel reviews
207 helpful votes 207 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We stayed at this hotel two nights. One the night we flew into Panama and the night before we left to fly home. It is very nice and well kept. There are many things to do at and around the hotel location. There are a number of casinos near by which made my wife happy. She wasn't so happy when... More

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Carolina, Puerto Rico
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Stayed here while assisting a seminar. Enjoyed every moment of this outstanding and secure hotel close to everything. Excellent bilingual staff willing to make your stay the best ever. Sophisticated hotel with modern super fast elevators, rooms with floor to ceiling windows and breath taking view. Room temperature is just right, neither cold nor hot. Not only would I return... More

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Davis, CA
17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Stayed in three different hotels while in Panama City and this is my hands down favorite. Great rooms, friendly staff and nice amenities. Some services were a bit uneven and I would call this a training deficit. The front desk personnel had command of several languages making it easy for travelers who speak halting or no Spanish. My advice to... More

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Lima, Perú
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

I stayed in Riu Plaza Hotel of Panama City in February 2014. I think it has an extraordinary location, Rooms were comfortable and stylish. I recommend this hotel for vacations or business. Traffic in Panama City downtown could be difficult, so you must to prepare your tours.

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Address: Calle 50 con 53 este | Urb. Marbella, Panama City, Panama
Location: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Riu Plaza Panama 4*
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