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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%
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    Travellers talk about
    “pool side” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Casino
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 110 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    A beautiful old Planter Style Hotel. I live in the remote mountains of Panama and when I need to take a break and visit the city I always look forward to a stay at the Gran National. The hotel is centrally located in David. There...More

    1  Thank Jwilzon
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We had two rooms, 241 and 243. The rooms smelled a little musty when we first got in, but the A/C helped. (note, it is the rainy season). The beds were comfortable, the sheets were fresh and the room was clean. We had to leave...More

    1  Thank PanamaDon
    Reviewed 18 May 2017

    The historic nature of the hotel is amazing - photographs of the hotel and Panama in the early days and different stars that visited the hotel and sports figures from Panama; the beautiful wooden carved doors on all of the hotel rooms. The restaurant was...More

    1  Thank PAHedgehog
    Response from Gran Hotel Naci... G, Gerente at Gran Hotel NacionalResponded 25 May 2017

    Thanks you very much for your comment. It is a pleasure for us to attend you. Our wooden carved doors were made in Honduras by a local artesan. They were made specially for our Hotel. We our so proud that our meals fullfilled your satisfaction....More

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    Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

    Gran Hotel Nacional is a wonderful stay. The rooms are spacious. The restaurants are great especially the outdoor barbecue. Have stayed here numerous times yet this time exceptional for the new fitness center. It used to be a little hole in the wall, now it...More

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    Response from Gran Hotel Naci... G, Gerente at Gran Hotel NacionalResponded 5 May 2017
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    Muchas Gracias por su comentarios para todo el staff del Gran Hotel Nacional es un placer poder servirle y muchas...More

    Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

    Friendly staff, comfortable rooms, and great service. Pool side suite was amazing with its own private patio to enjoy. BOth restaurants have excellent food couple with great service. This was my third time returning to this hotel and it has yet to let me down....More

    1  Thank jenliahardy
    Response from Gran Hotel Naci... G, Gerente at Gran Hotel NacionalResponded 6 April 2017

    Thank for you message Allways to services...

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Casino and Gambling
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 73 - US$ 132 (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 David, Panama - Chiriqui
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    Traveller (68)
    Room & Suite (19)
    Dining (9)
    Pool & Beach (8)
    Hotel & Grounds (52)
    Bathroom (3)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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    SheilaHill65
    21 November 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
    20 July 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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    Malpie00
    6 March 2015|
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    Response from sjbabyjane | Reviewed this property |
    Call the hotel. Movies were$4.50 last time I was there
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    "What is your pleasure? Family close to the pool? Close to the garden bar? Quiet? View of the city? Your..."
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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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