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Continental Hotel & Casino

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Espana and Ricardo Arias Street, Panama City 05890-823, Panama
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Ranked #36 of 111 Hotels in Panama City
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014
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Newport Beach, California
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50 reviews 50 reviews
8 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

modern hotel with a friendly staff. the rooms are large, clean, and with refrigerator, ac, and flat screen tv equipped witk 100 channel cable what more do you need? located in the business district, you are within walkng distance of all you need to see in the city.

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Mirna C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Continental Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Mr. J Roger: Receive greetings on behalf of all employees of the Continental Hotel & Casino. We would like to thank you for your comments, we are pleased to know that we could meet your expectations. Your opinion encourage us to continue improving our standards. We Look forward to host you again. Sincerely, Mirna Capel Customer Service More

Kansas City, Missouri
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We had a very enjoyable stay at this Hotel for a week. The entire Staff helped us, with a smile The place is centrally located in middle if Business District & Shopping. Rooms were clean & Food was Nice. Very reasonable rates. Very Good value for money. We will recommend this place to all our friends.

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Mirna C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Continental Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Receive our greetings on behalf of all of the Continental Hotel & Casino. We would like to thank you for your comments, we are glad to know that we could meet your expectations. Your opinion encourage us to continue improving our standards. We Look forward to host you again. Sincerely, Mirna Capel Customer Service Manager More

Florida
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

This was the destination for the first 3 nights in our 11 day vacation in Panama. My wife and I found the hotel to be very convenient. This is a downtown hotel and has been in Panama city for several decades. It used to have an unobstructed view of the ocean, but the many highrises that subsequently were built diminished... More

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Mirna C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Continental Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Tom F: Receive greetings on behalf of all the staff of the Continental Hotel & Casino. We would like to thank you for your comments, it make us feel pleased to know we could meet your expectations. Your opinion encourage us to continue improving our services. Sincerely, Mirna Capel Customer Services More

New York City, New York
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

I stayed 7 nights here and the only problem I had was the lack of english spoken by the front desk staff. Only about 2 staff members spoke english during my stay and everything else was lost in translation. The hotel is located close to the metro, restaurants, bars, supermarkets, etc. The restaurants food sucked really. I ordered breakfast one... More

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Mirna C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Continental Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Miss Sra K, Receive warm greetings on behalf of Mr. Arthur Brown, General Manager of Continental Hotel & Casino. We will like to thank you for your opinion. it helps us to improve our services. we have spoken to our managers in reference to your comments. We appreciated the opportunity. Sincerely, Mirna Capel Customer Manager. More

Rochester, New York
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237 reviews 237 reviews
38 hotel reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

My wife and I enjoyed our stay at the Continental. The breakfast in the morning was abundant and provided enough options hot and cold for any taste. The front desk staff was professional and courteous, ready to serve. Spanish and English were spoken. The downtown location was super, just a walk down the block to find a variety of restaurants.... More

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Mirna C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Continental Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Travel Papi 153: Receive greetings on behalf of all the employees of the Continental Hotel & Casino. Thanks for your comments about our services, it helps us to improve our services.. We hope to host you again. Sincerely, Mirna Capel Customer Service Manager More

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

HAVING arrived alone in Panama, the hotel recommended a driver. He, Enrique, spoke English and started teaching me Spanish on the way to the hotel, which was safe and located walking distance to the Metro. Enrique gave me a tour of Panama Canal and many tourist places and more. The hotel had a nice pool, gym, room, safe, refrigerator and... More

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Mirna C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Continental Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Mrs.Eileen: We would like to offer you, our sincere greetings on behalf of all employees of Continental Hotel & Casino. appreciate the time you took to write about our services. We are pleased that we were able to meet your expectations and needs. Thanks so much for the opportunity. Sincerely, Mirna Capel Customer Service Manager More

Ciudad de Heredia, Heredia, Costa Rica
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The hotel is centric so it helps you to move from one point to another, there is a super market really close and the subway is at 50mts from the hotel. There are a lot of restaurants near by so you can chose where to eat or just go to a mall. People from the hotel was nice, everything was... More

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Mirna C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Continental Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Caroline: Receive our greetings on behalf of all the staff of the Continental Hotel & Casino. We would like to thank you for your comments, we are glad to know we could meet your expectations and requirements. We have spoken to the Maintenance Manager to correct this problem Thanks so much for the opportunity. Sincerely, Mirna Capel Customer Service... More

Kuwait City, Kuwait
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

This hotel is centrally located on the Via España in the heart of Panama City. I stayed for two nights this past July and I had a pleasant experience. The rooms were nice and spacious , customer service was excellent and everyone from the bell hop to houskeeping was attentive. The Casino does look outdated and ready for a re-do... More

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Mirna C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Continental Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Frank: Receive greetings on behalf of all the employees of the Continental Hotel & Casino. We would like to thank you for your comments, We are pleased to know that we could meet your expectations and requirements. Your opinion encourage us to continue improving our services. We Look forward to host you again. Sincerely, Mirna Capel Customer Service... More

Killeen, Texas
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We were searching for a hotel with charm and a real Panamanian touch to it and we found it at Continental.. I am a Soldier from USA Army with 27 yrs. of service and my spouse is from Panama, it was my first time in Panama and it will not be the last, it’s was wonderful, pretty like Panamanian will... More

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Mirna C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Continental Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Mr. & Mrs.Montalvo: We are honored with your comments and especially happy to know that we could meet your expectations. This is the main goal of a service company. On behalf of all our employees, we want to thank you for the time you took to write your experience with us. Thank you very much for the opportunity you... More

Atlanta, Georgia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

It's really hard to beat this place for the price. The location is good, the staff is friendly, the rooms are just fine, slightly dated... and it's not expensive. The beds are quite comfortable, the wifi is great and a/c works well. I find myself returning to this hotel just about every time that I'm in Panama City because it's... More

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Mirna C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Continental Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Mathieu: Receive our greetings on behalf of all the staff of the Continental Hotel & Casino. We would like to thank you for your comments,we are glad to know that we could meet your expectations. . We have spoken to our housekeeping manager in relation to your observations. Thanks for giving us the opportunity to improve our services.... More

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Address: Via Espana and Ricardo Arias Street, Panama City 05890-823, Panama
Location: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Continental Hotel & Casino 4*
Number of rooms: 363
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Also Known As:
Continental Hotel And Casino
Continental Hotel Panama City
Continental Riande Hotel
Hotel Continental Panama
Riande Continental Panama
Hotel Riande Panama
Continental Riande Panama City
Continental Hotel & Casino Panama/Panama City

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