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Irmo, South Carolina
Reviewed 7 July 2014

This hotel was better than expected. Friendly staff and with good attention from the time you arrived to the hotel. It includes almost all the amenities you desire in a hotel. It is located in the center of the banking district and just a few minutes away from all the places you want to visit in Panama City. The brand...

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Mirna C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Continental Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Mr.Irmo: Receive our greetings on behalf of all the employees of the Continental Hotel & Casino. We would like to thank you for your comments, it make us feel happy to know we meet your expectations. Your opinion encourage us to continue improving our standards. We Look forward to host you again. Sincerely, Mirna Capel Customer Service Manager

Martinez, California, United States
Reviewed 5 July 2014

On my scale 3=meets expectations, 4=exceeds, 5=rare excellence. Based on previous experience at similar price point. Service: Top marks to Aurelio (spelling?) in the business center. We were stranded at the airport in the wee hours in transit to Cali and our bags were missing and we speak little spanish. The next day we had intended to find the concierge...

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Mirna C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Continental Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Mr.(s) Cameron: Receive our greetings on behalf of all the employees of the Continental Hotel & Casino. We would like to thank you for your comments, it make us feel happy to know we meet your expectations. Your opinion encourage us to continue improving our standards. We Look forward to host you again. Sincerely, Mirna Capel Customer Service Manager

Kelowna
Reviewed 1 July 2014

We switched to this hotel for 3 nights as of June 21st. When initially saw it, thought much more expensive than first night price of $116. Husband insisted later only should be $75. Was skeptical as very nice with good amenities. As it turned out, was slightly below $80 on booking.com but not for our dates - was still a...

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Mirna C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Continental Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Mr.(s) Renoir: Receive our greetings on behalf of all the employees of the Continental Hotel & Casino. We would like to thank you for your comments, we are glad to know we could meet your expectations. Your opinion encourage us to continue improving our standards. We Look forward to host you again. Sincerely, Mirna Capel Customer Service Manager

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 29 June 2014

Stayed at the hotel in June 2014. Hotel is in a good location. Very kind and helpful staff in every part of the hotel. I was visiting a friend near Panama City and had the hotel booked for our two nights that we would be in the city. After we parted ways later in the week, I decided to stay...

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Mirna C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Continental Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Tyler: Receive our greetings on behalf of all the employees of the Continental Hotel & Casino. We would like to thank you for your comments, we are glad to know we meet your expectations. Your opinion encourage us to continue improving our standards. We Look forward to host you again. Sincerely, Mirna Capel Customer Service Manager

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 25 June 2014

I stayed at this hotel in June 2014. I am a frequent business traveler who stays at some of the best hotels in North America. I can say without reservation that the service and personal attention given to me at the Centennial Hotel & Casino was the best I have ever experienced. The customer services ladies, Ruth and Mirna, paid...

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Mirna C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Continental Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Guest G P: Receive warm greetings on behalf of all employees of the Continental Hotel & Casino. We thank you so much for your comments about our services and really appreciate the time you took to write your opinion. there are no words to express our satisfaction to know that we made you feel at home. Hope to see...

Playa Coronado, Panama
Reviewed 16 June 2014

AT the last minute our conference was changed from one venue to the Continental Hotel & Casino on Via Espana and Ricardo Arias Street in Panama City. When I called to make the reservation, I emphasized that there was 2 of us and we needed a King bed room. When we arrived very early in the morning to attend the...

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Mirna C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Continental Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Mr(s) Da Penguin: Receive warm greetings on Behalf of Mr. Arthur Brown, General Manager of Continental Hotel & Casino. We will like to thank you for your comments, it Helps us to Improve our services. We are pleased to know that you felt good with our staff attitude . I would also like to inform you that our hotel,...

Indian Head Park, Illinois
Reviewed 12 June 2014

Hotel is centrally located. Rooms are average and pretty big but could use a major facelift. Bellmen staff & service was excellent, especially Samir. A few issues tainted the trip. I came back to my room one evening around 8:30 and found I had no water . Called the front desk and was told they were making repairs on the...

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Mirna C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Continental Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Fifi Ree: Receive warm greetings on behalf of Mr. Arthur Brown, General Manager of Continental Hotel & Casino. We will like to thank you for your comments, it helps us to improve our services. We have spoke with the managers of the areas you have mentioned, to be sure you, that they will strengthen the sequence of their...

Reviewed 4 June 2014

Service in front ddesk started as a joke, receptionist answering phone and laughing while I was waiting to be attended. The Room (406), had an descent size, nut bathroom was dirty and the air-con was only working on/off. Restaurant used to be good, but now is an joke, bar is nice unless the plAy the Wurlitzer which is ear deafening...

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Mirna C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Continental Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Bellgrad: Receive greetings on behalf of the employees of Continental Hotel & Casino We offer our sincere apologies for the inconvenience caused, during your visit. to our hotel. We have talked to managers of the following areas: Reception, Housekeeper, Maintenance and Restaurant and express them your dissatisfaction with our services. We appreciate very much your opinion, as they...

Bocas del Toro Province, Panama
Reviewed 2 June 2014

We had to leave the hotel we were at since it was terrible and ended up here. We booked on bookings.com and got a great rate! We arrived and were greeted with great customer service. We checked in, the rooms were very big and we had a nice pool view. We showered and went to the casino which was full...

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Mirna C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Continental Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Diana: Receive greetings on behalf of all employees of the Continental Hotel & Casino. We would like to thank you for your comments and also pleased to know that we meet your expectations. Your opinion encourage us to continue improving our standards. Sincerely, Mirna Capel Customer Service Manager

Trondheim, Norway
Reviewed 13 May 2014

Hotel is very central down town Panama city. It has a Casino and nice outside pool area. It used to have a excellent seafood restaurant, but this one has been replaced with a below average meat and French fries restaurant. Rooms are quite big.

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Mirna C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Continental Hotel & Casino, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Frode U: Receive our greetings, on behalf of all our employees of the Continental Hotel & Casino. We appreciated the time you took to let us know your opinion, and for given us the opportunity to improve our services. Our main goal is to provide the best possible service. Thanks for your opinion. Sincerely, Mirna Capel Customer Service...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Casino and Gambling
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Continental Hotel is strategically located in the heart of Panamas business and financial district, within the most privilege spot of Via España. This beautiful hotel is conveniently surrounded by important banks and headquarters of the major corporations in Latin America. We also include among our neighbors, fancy restaurants, designer boutiques, famous shopping centers, popular night clubs and glamorous lounges. Visitors can attend their business affairs or take shopping tours within only minutes from their room, while taking advantage of all the amenities of a comfortable and elegant hotel that is centrally located, offering easy access to a variety of landmarks and places of interest. Situated only 20 minutes from the international airport - by highway - and less than 30 minutes from the Panama Canal. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Continental Hotel & Casino

Address: Via Espana and Ricardo Arias Street, Panama City 0823, Panama
Region: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range: $88 - $146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Continental Hotel & Casino 4*
Number of rooms: 363
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Also Known As:
Continental Hotel Panama City
Continental Hotel And Casino
Continental Riande Hotel
Hotel Continental Panama
Riande Continental Panama
Hotel Riande Panama
Continental Riande Panama City
Continental Hotel & Casino Panama/Panama City
Hotel Style:
#6 Casino Hotel in Panama City
#10 Best Value Hotel in Panama City
#22 Luxury Hotel in Panama City
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“Make sure not to book this place on important Panamanian holidays.”
 of 5 bubbles gfreid, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Try the upper floors for refreshed rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles bbon2ur, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Highest floor possible, and not facing Via Espana.”
 of 5 bubbles Truffled, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Perfect for our needs”
 of 5 bubbles A675JSwilliamr, 26 May 2016 | Read review
“Try for the newer tower and don't be afraid of a lower floor as long as it faces the inside toward the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles jroger69, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
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