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New financial district

Ultra modern and sleek, this is a business haven for offices. Fast food stalls inside office... read more

Reviewed August 4, 2018
Expensive living in the suburbs

I have lived in Costa del Este for almost 5 years and have seen it almost double in size. It has... read more

Reviewed February 1, 2019
Missy P
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Reviewed February 1, 2019

I have lived in Costa del Este for almost 5 years and have seen it almost double in size. It has also gotten very expensive to live here. The rent has skyrocketed recently. I am not sure why because it seems there are so many...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Missy P
Reviewed January 22, 2019

For many foreigners such as myself Costa del Este is a huge surprise in what a civilized latin American country has to offer. It’s a wealthy, busy, eclectic, moving business machine. It offers something for everyone from the inexpensive to the expensive ‘must haves’. Plenty...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

We drove around Costa del Este looking for a place to eat lunch. Area is well kept and has a Miami Vibe to it. We found varies places with healthy food on their menu. That is a plus for me!!! If I ever move to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MelindaB216
Reviewed December 13, 2018

Well located and easy to walk through this shopping mall offers both fancy/expensive/exclusive boutiques and also affordable stores from well known panamanian and american brands

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ximena Isabel R
Reviewed November 21, 2018

Panama City is an old urban center; Costa del Este is all brand new, high end, and wealthy. Quite the interesting contrast. Costa del Este is a mix of high rise condo buildings, exclusive gated single home neighborhoods, fancy malls and free standing shops. Interesting...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Pam K
Reviewed September 29, 2018

We were there for some lunch but were impressed by the quality of the buildings, walkways and roadways. This seems to be the new “center” of the city. It is expanding and for good reason - it is a dramatic section demonstrating the new and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ezmall
Reviewed August 22, 2018

It started as a suburb but with the skyscraping condos and population density, business have followed and there is everything one needs - shops, restaurants, mini malls, drugstores, supermarkets. It's mind boggling how this has become a robust self contained community.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 207alba9
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Ultra modern and sleek, this is a business haven for offices. Fast food stalls inside office buildings offer a lower price alternative to full-service restaurants.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank C R
Reviewed March 10, 2018

The area itself is not worth travelling to but it's good to know that it's there--massive high condominiums, which we were told are owned mostly by ex-pats

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

We love it...wide sidewalks, great walking areas with lots of green, no wires...all underground here. Lived here for 12 years and watched it grow...now full of shops, malls, eateries, movie theatres...everything you need.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank ICanTravelPanama
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February 28, 2018|
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Response from PanamaVagabond | Reviewed this property |
This is actually an American company. It may be quicker and easier for you to contact them in the USA. They can also provide you contact information for Panama.
April 29, 2016|
Response from PanamaVagabond | Reviewed this property |
mcharles, is this a trick question? There are no beaches at Costa del Este. There are two excellent hotels in Costa del Este: The Westin Panama and The Santa Maria, a Luxury Collection Hotel & Golf Resort. Buen... More