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The Bristol Panama Hotel & SPA

1.6 km from Panama City centre
  • Free Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
Apr 2 Apr 3
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Avenida Aquilino de la Guardia | Bella Vista, Panama City, Panama
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    All reviews new tower leading hotels of the world lap pool the financial district soaking tub floor lounge turn down service luxurious hotel fifth floor walk in shower huge bathroom business trip comfortable bed wonderful hotel would highly recommend this hotel spent nights front desk staff restaurant staff small pool buffet breakfast
    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    I stayed one week, Monday - Friday on business trip, connecting and stayed connected to wifi it was impossible, it just kept going in and out all the time. Even when I complained at frontdesk several times they did not offered a solution. On the...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    I stayed here on my way to bocas del toro, isla colon. Due to international flights verse the local flights to bocas. It is an amazing hotel visually, the attention to detail in design is jaw dropping from the tile choices to the carpet and...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Infraestructure: 8/10. (stayed in the old tower)//// Service: 4/10. Expected more of a so call 5 star hotel (its a 4 star hotel)..... The restaurant was a 5/10 (few options)....ask for an extra corn bread and the waiter was rude in telling that it was...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    This is an exquisite hotel in the downtown area of Panama City comparable to the St. Francis in San Francisco, CA. The staff were friendly, professional and helpful. My Spanish language skills aren't the best, but I was able to communicate with all the staff...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Came to Panama on a first visit. Despite high expectations for the Bristol because it is a Leading Hotels of the World member, was disappointed with housekeeping and service. Did not leave enough towels, water, skipped turn down service even with our privacy light off....More

    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Spa
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Room/Suite (49)
    Dining (43)
    Hotel & Grounds (27)
    Bathroom (23)
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    Heather K
    Hola, Two of us are arriving in Panama City and the next day going to the Colon cruise port. Could you please tell me about your airport transport-times, cost- and if you have transport to the cruise terminal and the cost of it, too. Thank you
    25 March 2017|
    Response from parrotheadsailor | Reviewed this property |
    In case The Bristol doesn't answer you, they have a shuttle that you have to make a reservation for, and it costs about the same as a taxi, which have set prices from the airport. It was $35, as I recall. It's about a 30... More
    Dear Bristol team, my questions About San blas 3 nights air conditioned catamaran: Transportation by car from Panama City to San blas islands Thanks
    4 March 2017|
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    Hello sir I would like to ask about tours to San blas guna yala for 3 nights for me and my wife We need air conditioner inside cabin on boat How much it cost if private(the whole boat)? And how much if normal (shared)? I heard about boat named (Buddha catamaran) I think but we found it little expensive so if you have other boats with the same quality of it but cheaper or if you have better rates (price) for the catamaran Buddha ? We will be grateful for help Note: the date maybe 12 to 15 December Thanks
    3 March 2017|
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    Response from TheBristolPanama | Property representative |
    Good Afternoon Ships99, Thank you for writing us through TripAdvisor. We do not make these kind of tour frequently; however, it is not impossible to arrange. We have some contacts that could offer us a good deal for you to... More
    Room Tips
    "Any of the rooms are sure to please. The elevators are small, so be sure to use porters to bring your..."
    Stephen P, 4 days agoRead review
    "Rooms on higher floors are quiet. Good views in new tower."
    adanacsim, 5 days agoRead review
    "There are two sections, one with a higher tower. Upper floors are probably more quiet."
    Hitman99, 11 days agoRead review
    "Try the Executive Room with view."
    Juan S, 18 days agoRead review
    "We had a corner suite and we were not disappointed."
    DKEVERYDAY, 24 days agoRead review
    "My room was great."
    teddyo81, 1 month agoRead review
    "If you have to have a few probably best to book a tower room"
    EdenJ, 1 month agoRead review
    "I had a very spacious Corner suite which was very quiet and I didn't hear traffic noise. Nor people noise"
    Alison161, 2 months agoRead review
    "We had an inside room, which was very quiet."
    Roger D, 2 months agoRead review
    "High floor!"
    clarkpott, 2 months agoRead review
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