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Hotel Riu Plaza Panama

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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“breakfast buffet”(62 reviews)
“pool restaurant”(13 reviews)
“sushi”(22 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 10 April 2015

This is a very large and inevitably somewhat impersonal hotel, with a central location. It is probably ideal for business travellers, but it didn't quite work for us. Our suite was very spacious, but we found it somewhat bleak and bare. We arrived tired and...More

1  Thank Dickonbear
Reviewed 7 April 2015

I stayed in the hotel for almost a month on a business trip and was mostly happy with the hotel. The staff is out to help you in any requests you might have. I was not happy with the cigarette smell in one of the...More

Thank Suv Y
Reviewed 5 April 2015

This captivating hotel is located in the heart of busy Panama City near a large shopping center with lots of entertainment hot spots and the vibrant nightlife of the city. The food the RIU offered had a variety of selections at breakfast, which was included,...More

1  Thank Pierresquare
Reviewed 5 April 2015

We arrived late and were welcomed by all the hotel staff. Five star service the whole time we stayed plus the beds, pillows were comfortable and welcome after a long day of sight seeing. I can't emphasize that professional service were ingrained throughout the service...More

Thank akatshouse
Reviewed 3 April 2015

I have stayed there many times on business trips and the hotel and staff are consistent in their work -- this is surprising given that this is Panama! Internet works well, A/C is respectably quiet. It would be great if the hotel offered different levels...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$ 102 - US$ 151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Business Hotel in Panama City
#7 Family Hotel in Panama City
#11 Spa Hotel in Panama City
#16 Luxury Hotel in Panama City
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 102 - US$ 151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Business Hotel in Panama City
#7 Family Hotel in Panama City
#11 Spa Hotel in Panama City
#16 Luxury Hotel in Panama City
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Annie C
18 March 2018|
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Response from Andy R | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Taxi is usually shared and can cost about 20 follars from airport to Riu hotel. Uber X is still good and it is cheaper, about 12 dollars from airport to Hotel. I ate at the hotel, at a mall and in Casco viejo, there... More
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Preeti421
23 June 2017|
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Response from Isabela B | Reviewed this property |
I didnt go there.
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19 May 2017|
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Response from Larry C | Reviewed this property |
local cabs or taxi verhelpful and friendly
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"All rooms are good. If you don't like heights ask for a room lower down-provided you get a good staff..."
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"Pick a quiet floor (designated) if you wish silence."
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"Get the breakfast - take in the views of the architecture of the city!"
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"Get a south view room so you can also see the ocean"
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