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Semaphore Hill Road Soberania National Park, Panama City 0832 Panama See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
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Reviewed yesterday

A bit remiss writing this review as my daughter and I stayed here from May 18 & 19th. We decided to stay here before heading to a seven day vacation on Boquete. We are back yard bird enthusiasts at best and were a bit worried...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was very fortunate to spend 5 nights in this legendary birding location with its unique accommodation . The four storey , octagonal , building is an ex-US radar station topped off with an observation deck at eye level with the forest canopy . Loacated...More

Thank billpam56
Response from CanopyFamily, Guest Relations Manager at Canopy TowerResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for choosing to stay at the Canopy Tower and other Canopy Family lodges, we are so happy to hear it was the experience of a lifetime. Thanks for taking the time to give such a detailed review, it will no doubt inspire others...More

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

I recommend this trip! I visited the tower for my first birding trip. I was so impressed with the staff and guides at the tower. Everyone was very friendly and helpful. The guides were so knowledgeable about birds, plants, mammals, and even butterflies. I still...More

Thank Ann K
Response from CanopyFamily, Guest Relations Manager at Canopy TowerResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! It was a pleasure to have you stay with us at Canopy Tower, and we are glad to hear it was a memorable experience. We look forward to seeing you again in Panama.

Reviewed August 10, 2018

This is a unique experience! We knew before hand what the amenities were and weren't. We also knew and understood that our visit would be in the midst of the rainy season, and it certainly was!! Despite rain several times a day, we had a...More

Thank Soars37
Response from CanopyFamily, Guest Relations Manager at Canopy TowerResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and for your stay at the Canopy Tower! We are thrilled that it was a memorable experience with so many pluses including the guides, tours, and food, among other things. Yes, thank you for pointing out that the Canopy Tower...More

Reviewed May 11, 2018

We spent 5 days at Canopy Tower as part of a package that included another 2 days at sister-resort Canopy Lodge. The Tower is a unique building. It is a converted ex-US Army radar station, so it is a bit like staying in a windmill...More

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Response from CanopyFamily, Guest Relations Manager at Canopy TowerResponded May 13, 2018

Thank you for your thorough and honest review of the Canopy Tower - it is definitely one of the world's most unique lodges. We are happy to hear you enjoyed the vegetarian options provided, our non-vegetarian guests often want to try them as well. It...More

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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Also Known As
Canopy Tower Hotel Panama City
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Canopy Tower Panama/Panama City
Location
Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Also Known As
Canopy Tower Hotel Panama City
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Canopy Tower Panama/Panama City
Location
Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
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Traveler (247)
Room & Suite (39)
Dining (5)
Family and Play Areas (5)
Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
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Joanne W
December 7, 2017|
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Response from Anne W | Reviewed this property |
I didn’t get any vaccinations or take malaria meds. Prevention is the best way to deal with this. Get repellent that rubs on instead of sprays, so as not to harm the butterflies and other insects. Have a great trip .... I... More
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Douglas G
April 9, 2017|
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Response from CanopyFamily | Property representative |
Dear Kathy & Doug, thanks for your question! Malaria and Yellow Fever have been absent from the Canal area in central Panama for decades, so there is no need to take malaria tablets and yellow fever vaccination is not... More
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dbrouwer7
January 7, 2017|
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Response from lanamom | Reviewed this property |
We traveled extensively through Central America last summer and saw a trip doctor before we left. They said that if we stay at high altitudes in Panama and/or near the canal zone we didn't need any vaccines. We did however... More
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Room Tips
"Private bath in harpy and blue catinga suites. All rooms are good."
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"With a full house every sound reverberates. But worth it for the jungle and birding experience."
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"We booked the Blue Continga room for the extra space, but the lounge upstairs was very comfortable a double..."
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"lots of stairs at the Tower but best rooms on top-better views."
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