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The Westin Playa Bonita Panama

Road to Veracruz Km 6, Panama City, Panama
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

After a longer trip touring earlier, I arrived in Panama for a couple of days of relaxation before heading home. Staff was very welcoming and friendly, helpful, and immediately recognized my Starwood Platinum status, providing me with a beautiful upgraded suite on a high floor with a great view of the beach and coast. Throughout the hotel, I was recognized... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We traveled with a large group of 200. Resort is beautiful and has great pools. Our safe was torn from the wall and we had an iPad and MS surface Pro stolen from our room out of our computer bag hidden under clothes (about $3000 in electronics). Management did an investigation but did nothing to rectify situation although video tape... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Amazing place to stay! We had an all inclusive package through Caravan Tours and loved it! The staff are fun and friendly. ..there are many activities to do all day and night...kayaking, dance lessons, water aerobics, volleyball in pool. I highly recommend this place! !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I visited the Westin Playa Bonita and stayed for one week. The resort was awesome and very impressive. The most memorable thing was how great the bar staff was at the main pool. Everyone there got my drinks fast and with a smile. I can't say enough about the great bartending service at the pool. I want to personally give... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We were really impressed with the service at the Westin, especially in the restaurant. The food was included as part of the package tour, but the staff at the restaurant made special efforts to accomodate special needs. Chef William Peck and Manager Arlee Acosta were very professional and responsive in addressing special diet needs. We highly recommend this hotel and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for two days at this property as part of our Caravan tour of Panama. The property is modern, spotlessly clean, and staffed with friendly multi-lingual employees. As you would expect, the rooms, meals, etc were very good. The pools made our time outstanding. There was never an issue getting a lounger - or a drink.

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Katerina T, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at The Westin Playa Bonita Panama, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to post such positive comments! it’s always great to hear that our guests enjoy themselves during your two day stay . Nothing makes us happier than knowing our guests are enjoyed and had a blast and that we have met your expectations. We're so glad to hear that you had a great experience in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is beautiful. I had a great stay and would recommend it to anyone. The staff were really helpful especially the Front Desk Supervisor who made sure we had everything we needed and made us feel really welcome. Thank you Westin Playa Bonita for making my holiday so special! We would definitely come again!

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Katerina T, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at The Westin Playa Bonita Panama, responded to this review

We are delighted to read that we met your expectations of a relaxing Nothing makes us happier than knowing our guests are enjoyed and had a blast and that we have met your expectations. The service you received is certainly the standard of a Westin Hotel and we are proud of our associates. It’s nice to hear your recommendation for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I went for business and this hotel is great, the rooms are really big, nice breakfast, great service and the pools are great, it is a nice getaway for a wknd or just to work, but the only thing is that the Beach is not pretty even is named playa bonita.

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Katerina T, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at The Westin Playa Bonita Panama, responded to this review

We are delighted to read that we met your expectations of a relaxing stay. It is nice to hear that you had a great experience in our facilities . Nothing makes us happier than knowing our guests are enjoyed and had a blast and that we have met your expectations .The service you received is certainly the standard of a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed on the club level and the views from the higher levels are great. The breakfast was quite good with a nice variety of cold and hot foods to choose from. The afternoon appetizers were quite filling and could serve as a meal. The service was excellent and a large number of key employees spoke English. The service provided... More 

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Katerina T, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at The Westin Playa Bonita Panama, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to post such positive comments! it’s always great to hear that our guests enjoy themselves during your stay . Nothing makes us happier than knowing our guests are enjoyed and had a blast and that we have met your expectations. We're so glad to hear that you had a great experience in our Executive... More 

Meridianville, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Westin is an absolutely gorgeous hotel with great beaches and accommodations. The rooms were well kept and the staff in the lobby were very helpful. I went down and ate at the Starfish Grill multiple times and had Michael Roberts as my waiter! He was extremely attentive and friendly and made my stay at the Starfish Grill ten times... More 

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Katerina T, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at The Westin Playa Bonita Panama, responded to this review

We are delighted to read that we met your expectations of a relaxing stay. It is nice to hear that you had a great experience in our accomodations . The service you received is certainly the standard of a Westin Hotel and we are proud of our associates especially from Michael at the starfish Grill. We look forward to welcoming... More 

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