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The Panams

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle 42, Num 22 - Bellavista | Between Vía España Avenue and Justo Arosemena Avenue, Panama City 0833, Panama
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Ranked #18 of 106 hotels in Panama City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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13 reviews 13 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great experience, especially knowing the price was more than reasonable. The room was spacious, and came with a hot tub! Also in the lobby you get the benefit of free iced tea and wine, as well as cookies. The best part was our host, Leonard at the front desk, who was amazing. He really knows how to make the guests... More

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Sydney
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38 reviews 38 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice hotel - quirky and boutique, but most of the comforts of a bigger, more anonymous chain hotel. Great, if fairly basic, breakfasts. Lovely to have free wine and tea/biscuits in the lobby. Staff were super friendly and helpful. A couple of things to critique: the loo is tricky to flush (have to hold it down for 40+ seconds and... More

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Panamá
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As the tittle states... Everything was PERFECT as a boutique hotel.. It even has smokers and non smokers rooms, not very likely these days. Cons: Asked for a room that had balcony, it ha it, but it was soooooooooo small, but when I say small, its reeeeeaaallly small, was afraid my foot disdnt fit, but it hardly could, the view... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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42 reviews 42 reviews
27 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Nicely decorated, clean and comfortable rooms. Nice touches like complimentary wine in the lobby. The jacuzzi was great especially after our other stay in Panama city didn't even have hot water (at a hotel that cost 3 times as much). This place is certainly a great value. It is centrally located and there is a good little indian restaurant conviniently... More

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Port Shepstone, South Africa
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The hotel is a good hotel for the price range. The location would be good in a safer city, but I felt unsafe in the area. The InterContinental is better located. If I was prepared to spend quite a bit more then I would have chosen this location. Even though the hotel is just a few streets away from the... More

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Hell, Norway
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125 reviews 125 reviews
37 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

We stayed at all the top hotels in the city when I travel for business but this time, we wanted to try something different and we got it right. It is very small so must come here with an open mind that it doesn't have 1000 staff around but the decor, the size of the rooms and quality of the... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Hidden gem found on booking.com that was amazing! Warm welcome with free espresso or wine and the front desk booked all restaurants and site seeing for us. Breakfast was nothing special but filled us up. Great soaking bath with beautiful modern hotel decor. Easy transport via taxi to most sites. Walking distance to walkway on the water. Would definitely stay... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We moved in after a dreadful stay at another boutique hotel and were pleasantly surprised. The rooms are huge, the staff extremely helpful and the location is practical to go to casco vieho. In case you need advice the staff will help you through Panama City ( places to go , how much to pay cabs ...)

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Paris, France
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

I did a reservation in this hotel for 1 night using a major booking website. The reservation was confirmed by email. We arrived from France (with my wife who is pregnant) at the hotel around 7pm after a long flight. I presented the voucher to the receptionist. He invited us to wait a little but without proposing any refreshment. After... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

We reserved two rooms for four nights. I had been in communication with the hotel to arrange our pickup from the airport. I confirmed in English and again in Spanish that we would be picked up. We searched and wasted 35 minutes at the airport looking for our ride. We gave up and took a taxi for cheaper than we... More

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Address: Calle 42, Num 22 - Bellavista | Between Vía España Avenue and Justo Arosemena Avenue, Panama City 0833, Panama
Location: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Panams 3.5*
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Downtown Boutique Hotel, bars and restaurants nearby, airport shuttle services, massage services in the room, personal shopper, assist to tourist activities, etc... ... more   less 
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