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Vientiane, Laos
Reviewed December 22, 2015 via mobile

I stayed at the Holiday Inn Panama Canal on a short break and i'm a fan of holiday inn as its a well known worldwide establishment. As usual i was not let down. Excellent staff service, lovely quiet lobby and hotel amenities to relax in, i dont like it too crowded, and on the outside, a great location to check...

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ArangoD1, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Panama Canal, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comment! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us, is our goal to make of your stay as pleasant as possible. We are located in the City of Knowledge which is a very quiet area, perfect to have some rest. We hope too see you again in a future chance Regards!

Reviewed November 26, 2015 via mobile

Located in The city of knowledge few minutes away from miraflores lock just in front of the channel. Rooms are nice and tidy Even if fornitures are a Little bit outdated. Service is good and staff polite. The bar has a good selection of spirits, breakfast buffet is fresh and Rich (taste the fruit is great). I would suggest it...

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ArangoD1, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Panama Canal, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Ale thank you for taking the time and share your experience at Holiday Inn Panama Canal. We are very committed to deliver an excellent service guest love. We especially appreciate your comments, we will be shared with all the staff and we are pleased to hear such great comments. Thank you for choosing us, We hope to see...

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed November 23, 2015

The Positives: 1. The hotel is very clean and quiet. 2. The staff are friendly and eager to please. 3. The hotel is located very near the Panama Canal. You can see the ships passing by. You are within easy walking distance of the Miraflores Locks and the Visitors Center. That does not mean that the walk is necessarily easy....

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ArangoD1, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Panama Canal, responded to this review

Dear Mr. James Thank you for taking the time and share your experience at Holiday Inn Panama Canal. We are very committed to deliver an excellent service guest love. We especially appreciate your comments, we will be shared with all the staff and we are pleased to hear such great comments. Thank you for choosing us, We hope to see...

New York City, New York
Reviewed November 20, 2015

The room well appointed, somewhat clean, but the hotel has zero services. Was there for two weeks in October, for 10 days asked for wake up calls and never got a single one. The breakfast is fine. However, and a big however since the hotel is pretty isolated in the evenings/night, does not have a functioning restaurant nor room service...

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ArangoD1, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Panama Canal, responded to this review

We apologize for all the inconvenients that you experienced during your stay with us. At the same time we're you glad you share your comments with us so we can start to correct each service problem you went through. Regards

Roswell
Reviewed November 10, 2015

Great location for visiting the canal. Wonderful friendly staff. They offer free shuttle to Mira Flores and Allbrrok mall but you have to take a taxi back to hotel. Always negotiate the taxi rate. They will usual start out with ten dollars for all rides ,then when you say no ,they quickly go to eight. Expect to pay $40 or...

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ArangoD1, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Panama Canal, responded to this review

We are glad that you enjoyed your stay while visiting the Canal at the same time. Our rooms feature a nice view of the locks so remember to ask for one in a higher floor if possible. Regards!

Frisco, Colorado
Reviewed October 26, 2015

We stayed at the Holiday during a women's retreat at Crossroads Bible Church. The location was perfect, but even aside from that, it is a lovely hotel. The beds are wonderfully comfortable and the staff is very courteous and helpful.

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ArangoD1, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Panama Canal, responded to this review

We're glad to know that our hotel was perfect for your ocassion. Our staff is always glad to meet you and give you the treat you deserve and is good to know that your sleep quality was perfect. Hope to see you again soon. Regards

Temecula, California, United States
Reviewed October 25, 2015

We were a group of 14 ladies staying in 7 rooms for 1 night while attending a nearby conference. Your staff was friendly and helpful. The rooms were clean and comfortable. The pool was relaxing. We didn't have the opportunity to dine in the hotel, but next time we stay, we will definitely take advantage of the restaurant. It was...

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Dear Mr. Bev thank you for taking the time and share your experience at Holiday Inn Panama Canal. we are pleased to hear such great comments. Thank you for choosing us. We hope to see you soon on your next visit to Panama.

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed October 12, 2015

We were heading to Bocas del Toro after Panama City and wanted to stay close to the Allbrook Airport. The hotel exceeded our expectations! The hotel staff was friendly and attentive. Our rate included the breakfast buffet, which was excellent. We did not have a Panama Canal view from the room, but you get an awesome view of the Canal...

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ArangoD1, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Panama Canal, responded to this review

We are really glad that you enjoyed your stay with us! Our hotel is really convenient when making an intern flight in Panama as we are located at 5 minutes from the national airport. Hopefully when you stay with us for a next time we can get you a room with the canal view. Regards.

Reviewed October 10, 2015

Hotel was clean and the internet was good. Price is not the best considering the area and amenities. I paid the same price for the Hard Rock Hotel in downtown Panama a few days ago so this rate is questionable. The staff was friendly and helpful. The bad; The restaurant-don't waste your money. Tried the Seafood Pasta with Tomato Sauce...

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We really appreciate your comments and we are looking forward to improve our services based on your opinion. Is our first goal to make you feel comfortable and safe during your stay with us. We hope to be your option in another chance and you stay with us again soon. Regards

Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed September 28, 2015

This Holiday Inn takes me back to the original days of the chain...excellence and pampering of guests. We had 4 wonderful nites in a King room that was super clean, had a cushy bed, was super friendly hotel right on the canal. Nicely decorated and easily accessible to everywhere by taxi. Hotel restaurant is very good albeit expensive. Get your...

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Thank you for your comments about your stay, is our goal to satisfy each of your needs during your stay. We are glad to know that your time with us was wonderful and look forward to have you again with us anytime soon. Regards

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Travelers looking for Panama hotel deals will appreciate the great location and outstanding array of amenities found at the Holiday Inn(R) City of Knowledge. Located just minutes away from some of the best attractions and businesses in Panama, our property offers both convenience and great value.Leisure guests are often drawn to our family-friendly Panama City hotel's close proximity to several of the city's best attractions including the visitor center at Miraflores Locks at the Panama Canal, the Albrook Shopping Center (with free shuttle service from our hotel), and the Gamboa Rainforest Resort. But our guests don't even have to leave the hotel to enjoy our sparkling outdoor pool in a beautifully landscaped courtyard, the well-equipped 24-hour Fitness Center, or our gift shop for a souvenir. Our hotel is only a few miles away from Panama City's banking district where many international transactions take place. Our fully-staffed Business Center provides guests with everything they need including copying, courier service, personal computer, and high-speed Internet access.When you're looking for great Panama hotel deals we offer the best. Make your reservations today to get the best Panama travel deals around at our Panama City hotel. You can be assured that when you stay at an IHG Green Engage Hotel, you are participating in an advanced, world-wide sustainability effort. We understand that it is important for you to have an active role in protecting our environment and that's why we've made it easier for you to choose a hotel that matches your sustainable values. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Panama Canal

Address: Ave. Omar Torrijos Herrera Clayton, Panama City 7336, Panama (Formerly Holiday Inn Panama City)
Location: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range: $77 - $109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Panama Canal 3*
Number of rooms: 137
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn City Of Knowledge Hotel Panama City
Panama City Holiday Inn
Holiday Inn Panama Canal Panama City
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“Always ask for rooms facing the Panama Canal”
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“back side rooms have a "green view" of the forest.”
 of 5 bubbles hirokuramochi, Dec 19, 2016 | Read review
“Ask before you get in how much your taxi is, and arrange for a return trip at the same rate.”
 of 5 bubbles 95MikeG95, Nov 28, 2016 | Read review
“Get a room with a view on the canal”
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“top floor, canal side for best view”
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