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    Gran Hotel Nacional

    Avenida Central | P.O. Box 378, David 0426, Panama
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    Overview
    • Excellent30%
    • Very good40%
    • Average19%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible6%
    Travelers talk about
    “pool side” (5 reviews)
    “movie theater” (3 reviews)
    “mixed grill” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Poolside Bar
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    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
    Dry Cleaning
    Casino
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed April 6, 2015

    booked into the Gran Nacional on March 11. I was quoted a rate of $95 per night for March 11 and 12,and was given a price of $135 for March 13 as the David fair was in town. I agreed to those charges. I was...More

    Thank Brian J
    Reviewed March 30, 2015

    If you are traveling in Central America on a budget-- save money somewhere else and stay at the Gran Nacional. Large, well lit rooms with comfy beds and great pillows. It is seventy years old a beautifully maintained. The buffet breakfast is included, the service...More

    Thank Don. T
    Reviewed March 25, 2015

    First off - the front desk speaks fluent English - always a plus! This hotel is vintage, classy, steeped with history and lovely. Hey folks...it's not the Hard Rock in Panama City but it is more than acceptable hence the 4 stars not 3. Breakfast...More

    Thank Mdlphins
    Reviewed March 24, 2015

    I had to laugh at some of the negative reviews of this hotel. It's a really nice place to stop and get cleaned up, but there appear to have been some cranky guests that didn't get instantaneous service. That was not our experience; there were...More

    1  Thank Douglas L
    Reviewed February 14, 2015

    This was a surprise, after 2 nights on the road from Costa Rica in marginal places, we really needed a good nights sleep in a QUIET Hotel. I have no complaints about this hotel, nice pool, good food, breakfast included, comfortable bed, staff friendly, convenient...More

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    About
    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
    Details
    • Price range
    • $96 - $137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 119
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    • Location
    • Panama >
    • Chiriqui Province >
    • David
    • Also Known As
    • Gran Hotel David ,
    • Gran Hotel Nacional Panama/David
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    Traveler (68)
    Room & Suite (19)
    Dining (9)
    Pool & Beach (8)
    Hotel & Grounds (52)
    Bathroom (3)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (2)
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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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    "Our two rooms were both quiet and close to restaurant"
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    "Ground floor room is convenient to pool, restaurant and lobby."
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