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The Bristol Panama Hotel & SPA

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Kitchener, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Panama city has mostly business hotel so romantic boutique hotels are few and far between. Hotel was nice. No real problems. Service and interest in their guest's wellbeing was evident. View from the room was mostly concrete.

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place is very nice. I stayed in the old tower and it did feel a bit dated, but the room was large, the bathroom was great, and the bed was comfortable. The spa was amazing. I did the Bristol Massage with Betty and it was one of the best I've ever had. The Bar / Restaurant downstairs is also...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I stayed in the Bristol Hotel, and the staff was unbelievable, great attention especially when I ordered Room Service the attention was perfect, I think Mrs. Nitzia and Magaly Attented me, as a special guest. Also when i went to the lobby they were very careful and very quick staffs. The breakfast was awesome too, the rooms were spacious and...

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Victor C, Manager at The Bristol Panama Hotel & SPA, responded to this review

Dear raulji2017, Thank you very much for your perfect review! We appreciate your taking the time to share your comments and recommendations of your experience at Bristol. Looking forward to welcome you back soon. Victor Concepcion Peren Director of Operations

Encinitas, California, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

We only stayed one night but it was a great experience. Very friendly, helpful staff and the room was quite nice - for a very reasonable price too. But the highlight was the food in the bar and restaurant...AMAZING! We will stay here again when in Panama City.

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Victor C, Manager at The Bristol Panama Hotel & SPA, responded to this review

Dear Linda K, Thank you for your five star review. We are happy to learn that you have enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to your return. Victor Concepcion Peren Director of Operations

Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in the Bristol for 2 nights before a cruise. The cruise line chose this hotel and I'm glad I stayed here. It's a short (10-minute?) walk to the Cinta Costera, the walkway bordered on one side by park land and on the other by the water. My room was very comfortable and the Wi-Fi worked well and was...

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Victor C, Manager at The Bristol Panama Hotel & SPA, responded to this review

Dear AThena53, Thank you sincerely for your outstanding review. Knowing that every detail at The Bristol exceeded your expectations is a tremendous honor. We thank you for your highest recommendation and look forward to your return! Victor Concepcion Peren Director of Operations

Rochester, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

Extremely nice hotel in convenient location We stayed there three nights and the room was extremely luxurious. There were nice restaurants quite close to the hotel. It felt quite safe in the neighborhood. The staff was incredibly friendly and helpful. There was a nice small pool. The concierge was very helpful in finding us a restaurant. We really felt pampered...

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Victor C, Manager at The Bristol Panama Hotel & SPA, responded to this review

Dear mvaughan1954, Thank you for choosing The Bristol for your recent three night visit to Panama City. We are delighted that you enjoyed our comfortable guest rooms as well as our central location. We appreciate your recommendation and look forward to having you once again. Victor Concepcion Peren Director of Operations

Santiago de Veraguas, Panama
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love staying at the Bristol. Quiet and elegant, great food. Helpful well trained staff. Jose B. at the front desk was very helpful and "muy amable". This is very important to me. I have been a guest on several occasions and have no complaints whatsoever.

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Victor C, Manager at The Bristol Panama Hotel & SPA, responded to this review

Dear msparks5, Thank you for your five star review. We are thrilled to know that Jose make the difference and was helpful and muy amable! We look forward to welcome you back in the future. Victor Concepcion Peren Director of Operations

Camden, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed staying at The Bristol Panama. Very large rooms, excellent service and delicious food came out of the restaurant. The place was affordable when compared with other upscale downtown hotels. We had to leave for the airport prior to the restaurant opening but room service took very good care of us.

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Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived quite late at the Bristol, but the front desk got us checked in with no problems. Very nice room with robes to die for. The next day the concierge arranged a taxi to take us to and pick us from touring the Old City. When the taxi didn't show for the pickup, the hotel was really helpful in...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel has high standards for quality. The rooms are spacious and well-appointed. The included breakfast is very good with both variety and quality...not the most expansive spread, but very satisfying. The breakfast restaurant itself was furnished nicely...comfortable with upscale decor that really could not have been better. I wish it were open for lunch and dinner because it does...

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  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the heart of Panama City's bustling (Financial District), Bristol Panama is one of the city's premier addresses for executive and holiday stays. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Bristol Panama Hotel & SPA

Address: Avenida Aquilino de la Guardia | Bella Vista, Panama City, Panama
Region: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range: $172 - $344 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Bristol Panama Hotel & SPA 5*
Number of rooms: 125
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Also Known As:
Bristol Panama Hotel Panama City
Bristol Hotel Panama City
Bristol Panama City
The Bristol Panama Hotel & SPA Panama City
Hotel Style:
#2 Green Hotel in Panama City
#4 Spa Hotel in Panama City
#5 Luxury Hotel in Panama City
#8 Romantic Hotel in Panama City
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“Try to get in the exec tower. The "old" tower was nice too, but I bet the other is better.”
533beckyr, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“I have stayed at the Bristol several times and all habitaciones were excellent”
msparks5, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“No views from 4th floor but had adjoining rooms which were quiet.”
bfg166, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Don't accept a room looking at the building next door”
DoubleK13, 31 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Get a room higher up.”
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