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Hotel Gran David

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Carlsbad, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Hotel on Rt 1 about 1,000 yards beyond McDonalds on your right side headed to David. Clean, comfortable rooms, spacious lobby and clean pool. Do not accept rooms facing Rt 1 because of road noise. There was no hot water!! They offered complimentary dinner for four in their hotel restaurant. That was great. Second day 70 high school students arrived.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

This was a well-needed find in the middle of Panama. Got the internet special on the way into town on the bus included breakfast and taxes for a junior suite checked-in got to the room and it didn't have a sofa as indicated on the website so they upgraded me to the master suite which was twice the size of... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

This was our second visit to the Hotel Gran David. Again, we found the rooms very comfortable although we would advise anyone to ask for a room as far away from the pool and bar as possible, as there is noise throughout the day and early evening from children having a good time. The food was good, we met the... More 

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Amsterdam
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

one of the first hotels in Panama where price quality is at its best. two queen beds next to the pool and if you book well breakfast will be included. make sure to book through the internet (use wifi across the road) since it will save you a considerable amount compared to walk in prices.

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New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

My partner & I stayed a night at this hotel. It is one of the best in Santiago and on the Interamerican highway in the center of town - so easy in, easy out if you are traveling. The room (~$90) was great as was the service. We thought it a bit overpriced considering the area. We did not eat... More 

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philadelphia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

dirty (beer cans everywhere), loud (party in common open area with drunken voices shouting until past 11p), no wifi (despite being advertised), rundown (rooms had mold around ac units, toilets didn't flush), no breakfast, restaurant on premises pricey.

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Oxon
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016 via mobile

Hotel nice but restaurant service very poor the food took over an hour to come - was only burgers & when good arrived it was cold with no apology for delay . The drinks took half an hour to arrive so ended up going to bar which was empty Such a shame hotel & pool nice and rooms fine but... More 

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avirzima, Propietario at Hotel Gran David, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Laraoxon, I'm very sorry you had such a bad experience at out hotel. We know that food takes too long to arrive, because it's made at the moment, and we're hiring more staff so that we can decrease the wait. However, there is no excuse for the bad service from the staff. I'm very sorry again! If you... More 

Cassano d'Adda, Lombardia, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016

I took a long stay in this hotel in Santiago de Veraguas. The hotel is surely ok, offering swimming pool with a bar and internet connection everywhere (room, lobby, restaurant, pool etc). I chose a cheap room, so that it was very small, but acceptable considering I was alone; there are anyway larger and better rooms to chose from in... More 

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New Hamburg, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016

We stayed here as we were passing through on our way from David to Panama City - it's a good halfway point to break up the journey. This hotel was a true surprise. The architecture, layout, and quality of the rooms and details was fantastic. The children loved the layout of the pool (even though the water was a bit... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

a month ago i was looking to stay in Santiago de Veraguas for 1 week since i had some business to take care around that zone of Panama, i stopped and at least 3 other hotels is Santiago before getting to Gran David, all other hotels were not at all good and they seemed pretty old or not safe to... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This is a classical hotel in Santiago, with the best rate and the best location! It is located right on Via Interamericana, by Mc Donald's - very easy to find and everybody knows where we are! Hotel Gran David offers the "BEST DEAL" in Santiago, it has the best price for very good rooms. We have remodeled rooms and bathrooms (new tiles), LCD, cable TV, duvet covers (we love this system because it permits our guests to sleep on a clean bed), hot water, and free wireless. Also, our restaurant is great! Our breakfasts are very famous (try our tortillas) and lunch menus at only $3.50. Super cheap!We look forward to receiving you! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Gran David

Address: Via Interamericana | By Mc Donalds, Santiago de Veraguas 00000, Panama
Location: Panama > Veraguas Province > Santiago de Veraguas
Price Range: $75 - $93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 53
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