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InterContinental Playa Bonita Resort and Spa

4.5 of 5 Resort   |   Road to Veracruz km 7 | Arraijan District, Panama City, Panama
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
BrianIssac2014 Noordwijk, The Netherlands
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Noordwijk, The Netherlands
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had great expectations of this hotel as we mostly stay at great Intercontinental hotels in Europe. The hotel and the grounds are very nice, although parts of the hotel could use renovation. Our check in was far from smooth. Our reservation was in the name of another Brian....and after it had been sorted we finally checked into our room.... More

IPB Guest R, Guest Relations Manager at InterContinental Playa Bonita Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Dear BrianIssac2014, Thanks for sharing your experiences of your recent stay at InterContinental Playa Bonita Resort and Spa in Panama. It is our pleasure to know you had a memorable stay by the service offer for the staff at the Club Lounge and the great suite 440 made your stay one to remember and unique experiences on our property. On... More

Miami Beach, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very nice facility with nice rooms. We did not go "all inclusive" so can't speak to that food but the a la carte food was very good. Service was great! I think if the all inclusive food is good we would have been better off dollar wise going that way and we will go that way next time. Will definitely... More

IPB Guest R, Guest Relations Manager at InterContinental Playa Bonita Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Dear K B We appreciate that you are taking the time to letting know your opinion is very important for us. On behalf of all the staff thank you for having stayed with us and give us the opportunity to serve you, we are pleased that you enjoyed the nice room, our facilities and services in general. Let me invite... More

Brampton, Ontario, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I went for 8 days in late July, their rainy season, , so the resort wasn't at all full, really quite quiet, although it generally rains hard and quick only in the afternoon, if at all. The resort is on its own beach, great views of the ocean, surrounded by the rainforest. It's 20 minutes out of Panama City, a... More

IPB Guest R, Guest Relations Manager at InterContinental Playa Bonita Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Stewy C, thank you for your visit and for taking the time to write your experience in our resort. We appreciate your feedback and recognition of our staff at the restaurants, bars and front desk, is an additional source of satisfaction for us to know that we have met their expectations. We will be sharing your comments with our... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed at Playa Bonita July 30- August 4th not all that I expected for all-inclusive resort. If you are traveling here for the beach save your money one walk on the beach and we were tore up by what I am guessing sand flees. The pools are a good option but the relaxation pool seemed to... More

IPB Guest R, Guest Relations Manager at InterContinental Playa Bonita Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Stephanie186, Thank you for your visit. We appreciate you have taken your time to share your comments with us. These are very important to constantly improve our standards of service quality. We will take into consideration your review to take corrective actions in the areas that you mention. We do apologize for don´t filling your expectations. I would like... More

Martell
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent a very comfortable week at the Playa Bonita....great food, good service and a very relaxing week....there are two Intercontinental properties in Panama City so be sure to specify Playa Bonita

IPB Guest R, Front Office Manager at InterContinental Playa Bonita Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Dan C (Martell), Thank you for taking the time to post this excellent comments about your recent stay in our Resort. We are very pleased you could enjoyed your stay with great food and good service. It is pretty important for us to get this kind of comments since they help us to know that all of our efforts... More

Chicago
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came to Panama to shoot a short business documentary and to enjoy family time. We were very impressed at how the concierge staff, ran by Ericka and Francisco were so attentive. Though we didn't know any videographers, they went out of their way to find local recommendations and make the plans for us to shoot the film. We had... More

IPB Guest R, Front Office Manager at InterContinental Playa Bonita Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post this excellent comments about your recent stay in our Resort. We are very pleased you could enjoyed your stay with great service. We are so proud of our Concierge and Guest Relations team since they are pretty commited to service, is pretty important for us to get this kind of comments since... More

Port Saint Lucie, Florida
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

This is a letter I wrote to the Hotel Manager: It is with extreme pleasure that I am writing this review. As an inventor, ophthalmic administrator, business owner and in management for over 40 yrs., I am very aware of the importance of good customer service. My wife and I decided to return to your hotel because of the excellent... More

Apple Valley, Minnesota
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We stayed here for a week and loved it! The customer service was amazing, so much so that we asked to speak to a manager to tell him! Great food and a great outdoor buffet right on the water. Yes there are birds, but it's an outdoor buffet. We weren't remotely concerned. We were served drinks at the pool by... More

IPB Guest R, Guest Relations Manager at InterContinental Playa Bonita Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Dear TNors, thank you for your visit and for taking the time to write your recent experience in our resort. We appreciate your feedback and recognition of our personal of restaurant Sanchez and Esteban, we will be sharing your comments with our personal, to motivate them to continue growing and make the best every day to make people like you... More

Phoenix, Arizona
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Our family had the opportunity to stay at this resort with the expectation that it would be 3 nights and 4 days of rest and relaxation as you would expect from an Intercontinental property. In all fairness, the property is fantastic and it has everything that you would want with a spa, great pools, three restaurants and a beach front... More

IPB Guest R, Guest Relations Manager at InterContinental Playa Bonita Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Juan P, Greetings from InterContinental Playa Bonita in Panama, We would like to thank you for taking your time and share your comments, we have taken notes of your pleasant recommendations. We are really sorry for not meeting your expectations; comments such as yours allow us to take an honest look at our operations and make necessary improvements. I´ll... More

Torrington,Ct.
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Ever thing at the hotel was wright on . room , food , grounds , staff . ocean swimming was the only thing that was not up to par. power boats where not available . but there was plenty to do to make the stay great.. one of the nicest hotels we stayed at...

IPB Guest R, Guest Relations Manager at InterContinental Playa Bonita Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Tobbie, Thanks for chose InterContinental Playa Bonita Resort and Spa. we appreciate you are taking the time for written this positive review! We are glad you enjoyed our Resort and services. Looking forward to welcome you again soon! Best regards, PL. More

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Address: Road to Veracruz km 7 | Arraijan District, Panama City, Panama
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Location: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — InterContinental Playa Bonita Resort and Spa 4.5*
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Also Known As:
Intercontinental Playa Bonita Hotel Panama City
Intercontinental Panama City
InterContinental Playa Bonita Resort And Spa Panama/Panama City
Playa Bonita Panama

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Everything you need is here at this luxury hotel in Playa Bonita Panama, from golden sands to jungle walkways, infinity pools to 10,000 square metres of tranquil spa. Feel transported in tropical resort seclusion just minutes from Panama City and the wonders of the Panama Canal. Explore the colonial and shopping districts, Punta Bruja Nature Reserve or simply watch the ocean from spacious suites or the Lighthouse restaurant at this luxury resort hotel in Panama. ... more   less 
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