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Hotel Montreal

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Espana, Panama City, Panama
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Ranked #100 of 106 hotels in Panama City
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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shaftesbury
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Usually I try and find a positive in the places I stay so... This place has hot water... That's about it. We arrived at 6am from near the Costa Rican border and just needed somewhere to crash for a while before a flight out at 5pm so this place seemed ok on the booking.com but after being told to sit... More

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english
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Please do not book this hotel.the staff are unfriendly.they do not care about the clients.this morning I complain about the swimming pool area.dirty dishes was left on the premise for 2days. 2hrs after I went to the pool area and the dishes have been removed but the area was not swept clean the streets in the city was cleaner,had to... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
Top Contributor
110 reviews 110 reviews
40 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

City was pretty full and I booked this hotel last minute from the airport, as there was no way to book a hotel from Cuba (bas Internet connections). I had to stay three nights in that terrible little cell. Pretty dirty and terrible atmosphere. You should really find easily a better place to stay, in a few clicks.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013 via mobile

Unfortunately, we trusted our Taxi driver who brought us to this Place. A big mistake. Rooms are very small, bathroom too, dirty, lack any charm and are not worth 5 Dollars. It was so noisy that we could hardly get any sleep. Dont go there!

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United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

After asking my taxi driver to take me to Hotel California he drove me here instead..I spent one night at Hotel Montreal before flying out to Bocas from Albrook the following morning. The room was dirty and small, the air conditioning unit was so noisy I thought it was about to take off and the single bed was hard and... More

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tinton falls
2 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2012 via mobile

I guess what i am so angry about is how the taxi cab driver was able to talk me out of the hotel that I had reserved and in to this hotel. I should have known something was up when I saw that the cab driver appeared ro be a friend of the staff there. The hotel was dirty and... More

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Panama
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2011

Good: The price was $50 and for more than one night is even cheaper. So it was the best option because its the cheapest hotel we could find near the city. Its located in front of a busy street so in rush hours there are lots of cars. Its located in a safe area (but you still need to be... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2011

The cab driver at the airport told us that the hotell we had planned to go to was located in a very bad neighbourhood and recomended us to go to a much better place... Judging by the so called "better place" ( hotel montreal) our original choice must have been hell itself. The hotel is located next to a highly... More

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Amherst, MA
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44 reviews 44 reviews
23 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2010

Filthy rooms, sleepy receptionists, broken windows (yup, this is correct - we had one in the "bathroom") - and all this horror for $67. Beware: if you arrive in Panama City late at night having no hotel reservation, Montreal is one of the places a cab driver will "recommend."

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Kansas City
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2009

IF you absolutely have to have a place to stay then this hotel would work, but if you have any other choice I would go with it. I found myself in need of a hotel after figuring out I had not booked our original hotel for the 2nd part of our stay. (my fault not theirs) So I found this... More

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Address: Via Espana, Panama City, Panama
Location: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Montreal 3.5*
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Also Known As:
Montreal Hotel Panama City
Hotel Montreal Panama/Panama City

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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
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