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Gran Hotel Nacional

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  • Excellent30%
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  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“pool side”(5 reviews)
“movie theater”(3 reviews)
“mixed grill”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Hotel is old and needs updating. Bed uncomfortable. Room was noisy - parties going on close to bedroom for both nights I was there. Breakfast was horrible - old fruit, no fresh juice, overcooked food. 50 years ago must have been a grand hotel -...More

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Reviewed September 15, 2017

This is a vintage hotel something to keep in mind when you book. My suggestion for the hotel is to turn on the air conditioners to air out the room before check in because for those only staying one night getting there and turning it...More

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Response from Gran Hotel Naci... G, Gerente at Gran Hotel NacionalResponded September 27, 2017

Good Morning Sir, Thank you very much fot your comment, we feel so happy that your stay was pleasant for you, the attention and the food that we give to you. for the musty and humidity we are in this moment in the two months...More

Reviewed July 8, 2017

A beautiful old Planter Style Hotel. I live in the remote mountains of Panama and when I need to take a break and visit the city I always look forward to a stay at the Gran National. The hotel is centrally located in David. There...More

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Response from Gran Hotel Naci... G, Gerente at Gran Hotel NacionalResponded July 25, 2017

Good Morning, Thank you so much for your high punctuation to our Hotel. We want to tell you that day by day we effort to mantain our high quality and make you feel good in our buildings. One more time we want to thank you...More

Reviewed July 4, 2017

We had two rooms, 241 and 243. The rooms smelled a little musty when we first got in, but the A/C helped. (note, it is the rainy season). The beds were comfortable, the sheets were fresh and the room was clean. We had to leave...More

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Response from Gran Hotel Naci... G, Gerente at Gran Hotel NacionalResponded July 25, 2017

Good Monrning, Thanks for your respectfull comment, as you say we are in a high rainy season. Even though we keep our rooms with a good cleaning and under a supervition to control humidity always surprise us this season. Regarding to the food, our chef...More

Reviewed May 17, 2017

The historic nature of the hotel is amazing - photographs of the hotel and Panama in the early days and different stars that visited the hotel and sports figures from Panama; the beautiful wooden carved doors on all of the hotel rooms. The restaurant was...More

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Response from Gran Hotel Naci... G, Gerente at Gran Hotel NacionalResponded May 25, 2017

Thanks you very much for your comment. It is a pleasure for us to attend you. Our wooden carved doors were made in Honduras by a local artesan. They were made specially for our Hotel. We our so proud that our meals fullfilled your satisfaction....More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Business Center with Internet Access
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Casino and Gambling
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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$97 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$97 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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SheilaHill65
November 21, 2015|
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Response from Luis K | Reviewed this property |
It is about 10-15 minutes from the airport and I can't recall very clear but I think the buffet opens at 7:00 am.
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Laura M
July 19, 2015|
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Response from Marilyn S | Reviewed this property |
Probably yes BUT again I will say probably need to call them to set it up rather than book online and assume they will. Of course there will be a charge.
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"What is your pleasure? Family close to the pool? Close to the garden bar? Quiet? View of the city? Your..."
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"Our two rooms were both quiet and close to restaurant"
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