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InterContinental Playa Bonita Resort and Spa

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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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San Diego, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Traveling with my best friend, we arrived on 04/18 and stayed for 5 days. The property was absolutely lovely. The grounds are perfect, everything is very clean, nicely decorated. Every staff member that we encountered was wonderful and so accommodating. Juan in particular went above and beyond to get us settled in our room after some check in confusion. We... More 

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Durham, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The amazing view from the hotel balconies, where one can observe the different container ships waiting their turn to pass through the grand Panama Canal while simultaneously enjoying the sunset with your loved one, is a luxury I do not want to end. Intercontinental Playa Bonita Resort and Spa continues to surprise me with their first-class service. In all its... More 

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San Diego, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this beautiful hotel for a week and the only I thing I could say is THANK YOU, everyone is comitted to service. The staff is great, they helped me making reservations for tours and always having a great smile for us everywhere, no matter if you are at the pool, at the Lobby or restaurants. I loved... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Traveled to Panama and stayed at the hotel for my niece's wedding. Beautiful setting for the ceremony! Good service, great location and a good, but not great property for the price. The food is lacking and if you don't speak any Spanish it can be challenging to get what you ask for. The people working here try there very best... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we spent only one night and decided that we HAD to go back, the kids loved the pool and beach, the view from the room was spectacular, and the food was great. perfect to go in groups, and even if you don´t have kids, they have a separate pool area where kids are not allowed

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

Dear Mariana H, Greetings from Panama, thanks so much for the five stars of score and your excellent comments. We are so glad you and your children have enjoyed your stay in our beutiful Resort. We hope you can spend a good time with us once again and come back soon. Best Regards IM More 

Bainbridge Island, Washington
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely property with excellent amenities. It has a laid back colonial feel, comfortable and well kept. The staff is very friendly and helpful. We had special attention from the restaurant especially Donovan, Darnia and Eduardo. We appreciated the adult "relaxing pool", away from the family areas

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My entire stay at the Intercontinental Playa Bonita can be summed up as underwhelming. The place is dated with ratan furniture throughout that looks like a 70s movie. The room is clean but looks dated because of the furnishings. Additionally I barely saw any staff while I was there so never got that feeling that one gets when staying a... More 

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

Dear meleetyme, Thanks for take your time in share your opinión. We value your comments and consider your point of views . Thanks once again. Sincerely IM More 

Stow, Ohio, United States
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This lovely place outside of Panama City is like stepping into another world. The landscaping, the pools, the ocean view, the food and the service are excellent. Juan Pablo made sure we were well-cared for and answered all our questions.

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

Dear Jane O, Thanks for your lovely description to our Resort ¨Amazing and Beauty¨ thanks a lot, We are so glad to know you enjoyed your stay, also thanks so much for your calification five stars. We would be waiting for you once again. Best Regards IM More 

St. John's, Canada
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a nice hotel. I only got to spend the one night but the hotel was beautiful. We had a great meal that night and the next morning, the sunrise over the Pacific highlighted the ships waiting to enter the Canal.

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

Dear Chech1965 Thank you so much for your 5 star calification and to take the time to write your comment. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope next timé you can stay longer. Best regards, IM More 

Palatine, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked 6 nights all inclusive but checked out after 2 nights. The food was great but the beach was nothing like the pictures here!! The murky water was cold and dirty, probably from thousands of ship passing into the canal. Yes, the hotel is right next to the Panama Canal. The beach was non existent in the afternoons as... More 

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

Dear Oksana K Hope everything is going well, we appreciate your time to share your opinion with us and we are going to take in consideration your opinión. Best regards, IM More 

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