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La Cresta Inn

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Espana, Panama City, Panama
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Ranked #73 of 107 hotels in Panama City
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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56 reviews 56 reviews
14 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Appreciated the accommodation of early check in (in a.m.instead of after 3 p.m. as per Expedia reservation). Not a fan of poorly cleaned bathroom - debris/hair on floor including in shower. Front desk reception not overly friendly, mainly due to language difference. Manager speaks some English and could be more involved it seems as was only brought into picture by... More

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Naperville, Illinois
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3 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This was our second time staying at La Cresta Inn. We had an overnight layover and didn't want to spend a lot of money. With its shuttle service to and from the hotel, it was very convenient. Breakfast was also included which was delicious. Actually my favorite there are the French Fries we had with a chicken sandwich the night... More

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Toronto, Canada
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20 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

We stayed at this hotel in April 2013 and found it very pleasant and had to return this year on our visit to Panama. The hotel is located in a good location to walk to many locations, using Balboa Avenue, supermarket close by and their free shuttle buses to the mall and from the airport. This year a modest $2... More

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Margate, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
14 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

There is a lot to like here, its right at the centre of Panama, easy to get a taxi/bus and the food at the hotel itself was ok, the room was cleaned every day , the air con worked well for the two weeks we spent there, a nearby riba smith supermarket and a small park close for sitting in... More

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Cebu Island, Philippines
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We stayed at La Cresta for 7 nights and it was great!! The included breakfast was much better than expected. Our room was on the top floor facing the street. It was a little noisy but the view was terrific. Teano was very helpful and gave us a really good deal. We appreciated the free shuttles to and from the... More

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Noord, null, Aruba
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Never in my life have I stayed in such a mess of a hotel. Driving from the Tocumen airport to La Cresta was already a sceptical trip, especially since we passed by all the nice hotels by the water and stopped straight into the ghetto. But we tried to look past that. So after having checked in, they guided us... More

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new york city
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3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

We spent 7 nights and enjoyed every minute. The Owner.Mgr. was very helpful in what to do and see. The breakfasts were good. We did eat in the restaurant one evening and were pleased. It is located in the city with transport to and from airport. A guided tour bus ride to Old Town. Well worth the stay and will... More

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Imperial Beach
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

Let me start this review by saying that my wife and I are NOT picky people. In other words, we don't have a ton of money, attended public schools and universities and travel on a budget. We've also spent the last decade traveling around Latin America quite a bit. Now that we have two small children, our standards are slightly... More

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67 reviews 67 reviews
15 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

I don't know what to say about this hotel other than I was in shock. Reading some of the reviews I began to believe I was staying at a different hotel. The hotel website states "The Cresta Inn is a hotel of new building construction, strategically located in an exclusive section of La Cresta on the Via España road to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013 via mobile

I was only here for 2 nights but I was impressed with all the extras floor the room price. Room was large, clean and neat and was comfortable. Breakfast was included in the room price and transport to the airport was also included. The staff was friendly and helpful. The hotel is central and there is easy access to most... 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 — La Cresta Inn 3.5*
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La Cresta Hotel Panama City
La Cresta Inn Panama/Panama City

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