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Plaza Paitilla Inn

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Italia Punta Paitilla | Punta Paitilla, Panama City, Panama
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Ranked #39 of 108 hotels in Panama City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We stayed at this hotel for a short weekend and enjoyed every minute. The staff were welcoming and gracious in particular Ms. Landau, who helped arrange our accommodations. From our room you could see the entire coastline of Panama City from Casco Viejo up to the changing lights of the Hard Rock. You could pay more and stay at the... More

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Edwardsville, Illinois
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Let me say that I'm a little harsh by only giving it 3 stars, however Trump Tower, Hard Rock are close by so it would be hard to give this a rating higher than those just because they are so modern and much more expensive. The Paitilla Is in a great location. You have a great view of the bay... More

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Salt Lake City, Utah
20 reviews 20 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

The rooms are clean and recently remodeled, spacious rooms. If outside is painted, it will look new. The dinner options at the restaurant are limited. On second night, we went to the Mall which is walk-able. Nice view of the city from rooms. People are friendly and service is good.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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34 reviews 34 reviews
23 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Plaza Paitilla is adequate, and just fine for passing through Panama City. Stayed for two separate nights. Lovely view and location along the waterfront, good breakfast buffet, and pretty well equipped gym for Panama. Excellent value for the money, and very friendly staff.

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Panama City, Panama
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

I recently visited this hotel with some friends. It was clean, the staff helpful, the breakfast much better than average. I want to to specifically mention Jair Duque at the front desk. He dealt with some rather grumpy customers ahead of me, and was totally courteous and professional throughout.

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Oak Park, Michigan
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

The Plaza Paitilla Inn is a nice hotel, about 3.5 stars in my opinion. It has not been recently updated, but the marble lobby is nice, the breakfast is good, and there is a nice bar located in the hotel. The pool area could use some updating, but I'm not a big pool guy, so that made no difference to... More

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Moncton, NB
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

Plaza Paitilla was perfect ! We spent three days there during our honeymoon in August 2013. it was close to shopping, made for a nice walk to Old Panama, and the hotel was very nice. Service was great, tasteful, and the hotel was very clean and accommodating. We asked for a nice view and got it. See pics attached. We... More

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Lugano, Switzerland
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54 reviews 54 reviews
48 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Stayed at Plaza Paitilla for 3 nights. The hotel is not the newest one, pool is so so and rooms are old-styled but still in perfect conditions and clean. I loved the view from my bed, I got a room on the last floor facing on the city-bay skyline and was just awesome as you can see from the attached... More

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Houston, Texas
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58 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

Stayed at this place one night. Ask for a view of the bay. Spectacular view in that direction. Breakfast was included in my rate and it was quite good. Hotel is right across the street from the multicentro shopping complex. Easy to get to other attractions in Panama City too. You get a complimentary drink when you check in. I... More

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

I stayed at this hotel the middle of August for a family reunion. The hotel is an older property, but there were a lot of pluses I can write about. The staff was friendly and accommodating. The view was beautiful. I attended a welcome reception and a dinner that was part of my family reunion. The hotel provided the food... More

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Address: Via Italia Punta Paitilla | Punta Paitilla, Panama City, Panama
Location: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Plaza Paitilla Inn 3.5*
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Plaza Paitilla Inn Hotel
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