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Miami, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been coming to this hotel many times since 1999 without issue and the location is convenient to my office. However, this time will be my last. I made reservations through our corporate travel agency. It indicated that breakfast was included. When I checked in I was told it was included. On the third day they said I had... More 

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Thank cfgarcia
ElPanama, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at El Panama Hotel, responded to this review

Dear cfgarcia Please accept our warm greetings on behalf of the Management and staff of Hotel El Panama, Casino and Convention Center. We would like to thank you for sharing your comments and reviews and wish to apologize for any inconveniences you experienced during your stay with us. We have taken a serious view of each of the areas you... More 

Norfolk, Virginia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms are very large. Rooms have been remodeled. The have Airconditioned lobby or sit in outside lobby. Walk down street and shops are down the hill from hotel. The staff his very friendly. Free valet parking or can drive you anywhere in city. The chef and food are wonderful. Breakfast buffet delicious , the wait staff very friendly most... More 

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Thank lheafner
ElPanama, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at El Panama Hotel, responded to this review

Dear lheafner: We would like to thank you, to share your experiences about our hotel, through this ways with so pleasing references. We consider your comments are very important; they elevate a better effort in our work to remain in the memory of those who decide to choose us, and make this hotel your home in Panama City. Thanks again... More 

Los Angeles
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Initially checked into to hotel on 7/19/16. 1st impression (lobby and courtyard) was nice. We got to our room....not as nice as lobby but okay. Very low water pressure in shower, slow drain, old towels and although 3 people in the room but only 2 towels (old) and 1 wash cloth. Only here for 1 day though so we dealt... More 

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Thank PassportTraveler11
ElPanama, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at El Panama Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Please receive a warm greeting and our apologies for the uncomfortable situation. We have taken your writings to research, seeking to improve the process and response handling our supervision. Please do not hesitate to contact us on your next visit, we would like a new opportunity to make amends for what happened. Regards More 

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43 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Stayed there 4 days last week. Good , Clean excellent location . clean and safe . Has been well kept .It is a property built on the 1980's. Rooms are big , bright and very comfortable. Good breakfast buffet.

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Thank Hector M
ElPanama, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at El Panama Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Hector M We are happy to receive such pleasant comments, but even more for letting us serve you during your stay in this city. And please remember to back, which is always home in Panama. Thank you More 

Honolulu, Hawaii
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69 reviews
57 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Did a " twofer" here with my family. Stayed two days arriving, then left the hotel to Bocas, then returned back to the El Panama Hotel for 3 days. First room we stayed at was a double standard. 2 full size beds. Room was very tiny and dark. Was actually surprised how small the room was since it was the... More 

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Thank extravelagent
ElPanama, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at El Panama Hotel, responded to this review

Dear extravelagent Please receive our regards, from the team of the Hotel de Panama. First of all, we would like to thank for choice us, thanks for write about your satisfaction with our services and facilities. We consider it very important comments, we hope you back soon; please do not hesitate to contact us. Regards, More 

London, England
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131 reviews
77 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Stayed for 4 nights during a canal transit tour, nice hotel, friendly & helpful staff, surrounding area a little run down but off one of the main streets in Panama City. Plenty of places to eat & shop, change money & almost adjacent to a Metro station. Rooms very large, almost a suite with a separate sitting area with desk,... More 

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ElPanama, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at El Panama Hotel, responded to this review

Dear philter1000 Please receive our regards, from the team of the Hotel de Panama. First of all, we would like to thank for choice us, visit Panama City, plus you write about your satisfaction with our services and facilities. We consider it very important comments, because elevate us to work with more effort and leave the best experiences during their... More 

Santiago de Veraguas, Panama
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96 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016 via mobile

I am sure that this hotel was considered a fabulous resort hotel back in the 1950s before the likes of the Trump, Waldorf, Riu or Sortis, but its heyday is definitely over. I am a US (Texan) expat living in the interior of Panama. My partner and I spend at least one weekend per month in Panama City (although lately... More 

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Thank Sean H
ElPanama, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at El Panama Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sean H Please accept our warm greetings and sincerely apologize for every inconvenience experienced during your stay in our facilities. We appreciate your contributions, they are the way to correct our faults and give sequence to the continuous improvements. Your comments have been extremely important and you will be assured that on your next visit, the new changes will... More 

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45 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016 via mobile

The rooms are super spacious to say the least. It's an older hotel (originally opened in the 1950's) but has some great features. The lobby is beautiful with an open concept - no windows or doors. Fantastic pool with a swim up bar, restaurant, cabanas, and plenty of seating. Delicious breakfast buffet. Unfortunately I don't speak Spanish, but a large... More 

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Thank Crazymotherof2
ElPanama, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at El Panama Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Crazymotherof2 Your pleasure is our happiness, thanks for your reference through these ways, and even so, we are working still on innovations for your comfort. We would like invite you to visit us on your next visit to Panama City. Please do not hesitate to contact us Regards. More 

Budapest
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24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

The hotel is in the central district of Panama City, approximately in the same distance from the two old districts (Casco Viejo and Panama Vieja). None of the sightseeing-musts are in walking distance. The room was clean and big with nice furniture, but the sound-proofing simply didn't exist. All the noises of the passageway was clearly to hear inside. The... More 

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Thank DoraVB
ElPanama, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at El Panama Hotel, responded to this review

Dear DoraVB We would like to thank you, for give us some of your valuable time and refer us with pleasing qualifications. Gladly we are waiting for your next visit, please contact us through to reservas@elpanama.com and we'll send you the new packageslet you know our innovative packages. regards More 

Hudson
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27 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

Stayed at the El Panama Hotel in January in conjunction with the web.com golf tournament. It was the host hotel and they did a very nice job. My room was right off the large pool and was very comfortable. Nice better, nice shower and great channel selection as I was able to watch the debate on Fox News! Breakfast was... More 

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Thank Deryl K
ElPanama, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at El Panama Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Deryl K We are happy for your valued comments; grateful for your participation in this prestigious event and looking forward to your next visit; Remember to contact us we will be waiting with the best investment available to assist you. Thank you so much More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the El Panama, where our luxury hotel in the cosmopolitan city of Panama provides a sublime ambiance of distinction, comfort, and Latin flair. Our location in the heart of downtown puts business travelers right where they need to be, while our comprehensive facilities and high standards of service mean that leisure time is also well spent.Our variety of luxurious accommodations in Panama City provide just the right environment you seek, from spacious guest rooms to suites, Pool Cabanas, and Deluxe Floors which include a complimentary Continental breakfast served daily, high-speed wireless Internet access, and butler service to attend to your every need. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Panama Hotel

Address: Via Espana 111, Panama City 1753, Panama
Location: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range: $88 - $127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — El Panama Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 344
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Also Known As:
El Panama City Hotel
El Hotel Panama City
Hotel El Panama
El Panama Hotel Panama City
Hotel Style:
#8 Casino Hotel in Panama City
#19 Spa Hotel in Panama City
#30 Luxury Hotel in Panama City
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