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Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay a lot !!!! Great beds and we slept like angels. Great price for the value, also the breakfast was amazing!! We only had a problem with the cold shower .. It was freezing ! After long asking around finally someone fixed it. Also, the WiFi in the room does not work, only in the lobby.

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Carlsbad, California
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Reviewed July 22, 2016 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 0923, Panama
Location: Panama > Veraguas Province > Santiago de Veraguas
Price Range: $93 - $107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Gran David 3.5*
Number of rooms: 53
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“Away from the bar and on a high floor so there will be no noise”
 of 5 bubbles BB1938, Jun 5, 2016 | Read review
“Poolside is nice”
 of 5 bubbles worldwoman, Apr 13, 2016 | Read review
“best to take the new standard rooms at the 2nd floor, my room was 86”
 of 5 bubbles Dany_Carbone, Feb 24, 2016 | Read review
“Higher and farther away from main foyer, the better as high ceilings and noise carries.”
 of 5 bubbles 1Gordonbleu8, Feb 21, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms around the pool were very nice; could walk out your balcony to the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles tressao2014, Jan 28, 2016 | Read review
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