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melbourne
Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

What must have been once a marvelous Hotel is a shadow of its former glory. My room's lights did not work, no hot water, hard as rock bed with softer than soft pillows. Shower was very average and the complimentary shampoo had previously been used as the container was half full or was that half empty? Room was cheap and...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 17, 2016

I read about some negative comments about this hotel before, and I booked anyway, as I know that people write a negative review once they find one thing they don't like, and people don't write a review at all when everything is good. One person wrote a negative review, because his pillow was too hard. which is not a reasonable...

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Redwood City
Reviewed September 29, 2015 via mobile

Cab Driver was surprised I was staying in this neighborhood. Very local area and never did meet another American. But over 10 days and walking neighborhood every day; I never had any problems and enjoyed energy of the Plaza Cinco De Mayo neighborhood. Casco Viejo is a $3 cab ride away or Google says a 15 minute walk. Downtown was...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 31, 2015

This was the first stop of a round the world trip and was without a doubt the worst accommodation that we had. My partner and I were initially put in a room which, upon entering, we realised had no bed or running water, the window wouldn't open and the place was covered in bugs. We then got moved to a...

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London
Reviewed August 24, 2014

We have just returned from a trip through Central America and we started at the Stanford Hotel in Panama City. I read the reviews before we left but as usual ignored the worst and best and settled on the average and that's exactly what Stanford is. If you are travelling on a budget it's fine. OK the rooms aren't 5*...

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Kent
Reviewed December 10, 2009

Bad and dangerous place! Rooms with no fresh air and surprise surprise – no windows are opening! We found: noisy old conditioners, old and stinky bedspreads, old hard with no shape at all pillows, bathroom with missing and broken tiles. Ceilings were stained with brown horrible stains from bad leeks. Restaurant was open only few hours in the morning, food...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Casino and Gambling
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This 80-room hotel, renovated in 2008, is ideal for people who travel to Panama on business or for shopping. Its renovated lobby with air conditioned rooms and check-out service and 24-hour reception, safe and lift. There is a cafe, bar and restaurant on site, plus a casino where you can spend a fun night. It has conference facilities for business guests and Internet access is available in public areas. It also offers room service, laundry service and parking. we have access to Casco Viejo which is one of the most popular tourism places for visiting and getting to know the only Spain village out of Europe, all the history and culture together in one place, only at 10 minutes walking from the hotel. Come and discover the fascinating sensations that went through the minds of Ex-Presidents, Statesmen, Politicians through history at the time proudly used this hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Stanford Hotel Panama City

Address: Plaza 5 de Mayo | Santa Ana, Panama City 0833, Panama
Location: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range: $37 - $53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Stanford Hotel Panama City 3.5*
Number of rooms: 80
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