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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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    4 of 5 stars
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Peoria, Illinois
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My recent business stay at Playa Bonita was very nice. The rooms are large and with modern amenities. The rooms are clean however do so some age. The views from the rooms are fantastic as they all face the ocean and you can see ships waiting for their time to travel through the canal. Recommend 2nd floor through 5th. Tide... More

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

Dear kerstmf, Thanks for sharing your experiences of your recent stay at InterContinental Playa Bonita Resort and Spa in Panama. 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 views from the rooms were fantastic as they all face the ocean... More

Georgia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel was nice. Grounds, pool atea & the view were beautiful. Rooms are clean, but could use a little tlc. One electrical outlet in bathroom did not work & handle missing on bathroom door. The food was decent, most was luke warm. The desserts offered were delicious.

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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our stay at Playa Bonita was very nice. The rooms are large and clean and have modern amenities, except that the internet rarely works. The views from the rooms are fantastic with a jungle view on one side and an ocean view on the other for every room in the resort! A sloth took dusk time naps right outside our... More

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

Dear davlanders, Thanks for visit us. We appreciate you are taking the time for written this review. We are going to share this comment with our Food & Beverages and IT department to make the necessary corrections in the areas that you mention in order to provide a better service. We appreciate your feedback and recognition to Zanche, who was... More

Toronto, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My wife and I spent 5 days over the Thanksgiving (Canadian) weekend at Playa Bonita in Vera Cruz Panama City, Panama. We have been going there since it opened (not sure but I think it's 8 years old). This hotel is not far from Panama City and the Causeway, excellent rooms, and most of all happy and very friendly staff.... More

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

Dear Birtrum_13, 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 and you visit us during the last eight years. We appreciate your feedback and recognition to our staff was attentive and very good with you. On behalf of all... More

Yorktown, Virginia
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59 reviews 59 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is simply an outstanding resort; Mr. Calderon (Director of Operations) has done an outstanding job of mentoring his staff to place an extremely high emphasis on customer service. The entire facility is wonderful, great pools, nice beach, outstanding food and lovely rooms (all with balconies and a terrific view) but it’s the staff that sets it apart from other... More

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Jorge C, Manager at InterContinental Playa Bonita Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Dear WATIII, Thank you very much for sharing your wonderful review, it´s always great to know that we are doing a good job. Knowing your stay was full of great experiences makes us feel proud and motivates us to continue offering an excellent attention to all our visitors. Be sure we will share this review with our staff and we... More

Boston
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall, we had a good experience with this trip. Two things to note. First, it's the rainy season, and it's definitely the off-season. Secondly, we booked this trip through groupon getaways. It was an all-inclusive package that covered our room, food and drinks (including alcoholic beverages). We arrived on a Tuesday, and checked out on Sunday morning. Staff and service... More

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

Dear Meaghan S, 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

San Diego, California
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Away from the hustle of the city; safe and beautiful. The coastal waters on this side of country are brown but the plantings on the grounds mask this and the views are beautiful. Watch the ships line up to enter the canal in the distance. Adjacent to a bit of rainforest that you can hike into on your own (you're... More

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

Dear lfpalmer, Greetings from InterContinental Playa Bonita Resort and Spa. Firstly thank you for sharing your experience of your recent stay with us. Your opinion is very important to us and it helps us to improve our services. We appreciate you are taking the time for written this positive review! We will take into consideration your review to take corrective... More

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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

to start off, I'm not sure what some of the reviewers were talking about in terms of issues with the restaurants and staff. check-in was pretty seamless. all the staff are friendly, and most speak passable english. they also seem appreciative for those that make an effort in spanish. there are 3 restaurants, 2 of which allow children under 10.... More

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

Dear domhnall_kaps, Greetings from InterContinental Playa Bonita Resort and Spa. Firstly thank you for sharing your experience of your recent stay with us. Your opinion is very important to us and it helps us to improve our services. We appreciate you are taking the time for written this positive review! We will take into consideration your review to take corrective... More

Ontario
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

To anyone that would love to discover Panama and it is looking for a hotel, Intercontinental is the perfect place. Beautiful hotel, friendly staff, great food, crystal clear pool... The hotel is just 10 minutes away from Panama city. I suggest you to leave the hotel and walk and discover the city. Visit the lock Miraflores and do the Partial... More

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

Dear lljOntario, Thanks for choose InterContinental Playa Bonita Resort and Spa, we appreciate you are taking the time for written this review. We appreciate your feedback and recognition to our staff of Councierge Jose, bartender Victor, and all the staff at the Restaurant. And the special recognition to Victor Quinceno for the nice welcomes you in the front desk and... More

Seattle, Washington
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38 reviews 38 reviews
23 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

The personnel at check-in were welcoming even arriving fairly late in the evening because they were expecting us. Our room was on the Fifth (top) floor near the very end of the building. The hotel is set up with all ocean views and the long hall way behind the rooms is open air to the forest that backs up to... More

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

Dear Penta-Seattle Thank you for taking the time to post your comments about your recent stay in our Resort. It is always our goal to provide the best possible service and create memorable guest experiences. We appreciate your excelent comments about the beautiful views, the good attitude at check in and in the Club Lounge. We take the confidence our... 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

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