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InterContinental Playa Bonita Resort and Spa

4.5 of 5 Road to Veracruz km 7 | Arraijan District, 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
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at the IC Playa Bonita for two weeks this year and I could not be happier. The resort was amazing, very clean and the staff was knowledgeable and friendly. By far the friendliest staff I have ever encountered on a resort, especially Kervin the poolside bartender. I can easily say that this guy made the trip for me!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at Intercontinental Playa Bonita for three nights in December 2014 for a romantic getaway. It's hard to imagine, in a three day stay, to not have been able to find even one negative thing to say about a hotel, but that was exactly my experience. We loved every minute we spent here and my only regret is that... More 

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Santa Rosa, CA
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92 reviews 92 reviews
60 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel wins hands down for best internet access - no lengthy login required, no only two computers, just full access that even streams from you tube everywhere on the property, even at the pool and beach. This is, though, sadly, the best thing about the hotel. The swimming pools (3 of them) come in a close second to the... More 

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Amarillo, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I would return to this hotel. I booked our stay for Christmas Eve & Christmas on website & only got breakfast included for $10/night up charge. Everyone else had wristbands & had all inclusive. Also residents of Panama get discounts. i.e. Foreign tourist pays more (bad form in my book.) Kayaking was fantastic ($15 for 30 min or $20 for... More 

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Morro Bay, CA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We just stayed at the IC Playa Bonita for the week before Christmas. About two weeks before our trip I moved our reservation from the Westin Playa Bonita to the IC based on my experience dealing with the Westin concierge to arrange a trip to Colon. The IC concierge, in contrast, did a great job. Another reason I moved our... More 

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Trois-Rivieres, Canada
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just came back from this wonderful hotel 24 nov - 5 déc. The hotel is beautiful inside & outside, super clean and the food was excellent everyday with special présentations and great variety of choice...WOW!!! Very relaxing resort! All the staff is always ready to help us and full of personal attention. Special thanks to Alexis... Never had such a... More 

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

Dear PierreSandra, we appreciate that you are taking the time to letting know your opinion is very important for us. Thank you so much for your very positive review! We are glad you enjoyed this visit. I will share your comments with my colleagues; we are pleased to know that our efforts to create memorable experiences are paying off. We... More 

Frankfurt, Germany
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel offers a nice infinity pool and friendly staff. The rooms are okay, but not very fancy. It might be good for a romantic getaway, though I (travelling on my own) got really bored after two days. Only nighttime activity offered is Karaoke. Being a very bad singer I learned how to make swans out of towels and slept... More 

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

Dear Katharina_Isabella, We appreciate that you are taking the time to letting know your opinion is very important for us. Sorry if we didn't fulfill with your expectation. We are going to share this comment with our recreation department to make the necessary corrections in the areas that you mention in order to provide a better service and thank you... More 

Mashpee, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a very enjoyable stay at this property. Very nice rooms and manicured grounds. Clean and staffed pools situated right on the beach. The one drawback is location. Very remote; nothing around. Pretty much a prisoner when it comes to dining options

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

Dear yankfrank, Thanks for sharing your experiences of your recent stay at InterContinental Playa Bonita Resort and Spa. On behalf of all the staff thank you for having stayed with us and give us the opportunity to serve you. Look forward to welcome you again soon!! Best Regards, PL More 

Barrie, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently stayed at this resort. Nov 14 to 21 2014 "all inclusive". The staff were always going out of their way to help us. A special thanks to our bartender Adrian Arturo. He was very courteous and always remembered us. Awesome view as every room had a view of the ocean where you could watch the ships lining up... More 

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

Dear Paminbarrie, We appreciate that you are taking the time to letting know your opinion is very important for us. Thank you so much for your very positive review! We are glad you enjoyed this visit. I will share your feedback with my colleagues; we are pleased to know that our efforts to create memorable experiences are paying off. We... More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
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76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at the Intercontinental for four days at the start of a Central America trip. I enjoyed my stay but there are a few things that it is worth considering first Rooms We were in an exec room which was spacious and overlooked the sea. Coffee making facilities included but no complementary water which was annoying and the mini... More 

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

Dear Donna H, 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 good experience with this trip. On behalf of all the staff thank you for having stayed with us and give us the opportunity to serve you. We are going to... 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*
Number of rooms: 303
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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
Hotel Style:
#12 Romantic Hotel in Panama City
#13 Spa Hotel in Panama City
#21 Luxury Hotel in Panama City

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