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Melia Panama Canal

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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good33%
  • Average22%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible11%
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“panama canal”(21 reviews)
“gatun locks”(17 reviews)
“beautiful lake”(4 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star Hotel
Located on the shores of Lake Gatún surrounded by lush, tropical vegetation, in the city of Colón (Panama), and a short distance from the Free Trade Zone, the Gatún locks, la Granja, the ruins of San Lorenzo and the beaches, the Meliá Panamá Canal is the best option for discovering...
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| Residencial El Espinar, Colon 0301, Panama
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31.4 km to Puerto Obaldia Airport
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes, the staff speak Spanish. This is a Spanish country! Many of the staff speak English and all are willing to assist. This hotel was built in the 1930's and has an interesting history. It is located on the waterfront of Lake Gatun and the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rats in the hotel, no where to eat, unsafe colon, Very dirty and unsafe for any family specially with children colon 2000 is a joke. The food was horrible and expensive. People are not friendly regret

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1  Thank Claudia P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have asked about booking this hotel in the past and been told at various times that it wasn’t being recommended by the SMVC as it wasn’t a beach location and clients were disappointed. True, this isn’t by a beach but that need not be...More

2  Thank susan h
Reviewed 22 May 2018

We were here in Panama’s Winter. Therefore, it was not busy. However, the staff treated us like we were the only ones that counted. Great service. Spacious accommodations. A large property with lots of natural beauty and wildlife visiting the property. Make sure that you...More

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1  Thank Ron d
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

We spent a little while at this hotel, had some lunch, visited the gift shop, and used the restroom. The public areas are very attractive, especially the lobby ceiling, and we thought the staff were nice and helpful. The hotel is set in extensive gardens,...More

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Located on the shores of Lake Gatún surrounded by lush, tropical vegetation, in the city of Colón (Panama), and a short distance from the Free Trade Zone, the Gatún locks, la Granja, the ruins of San ...More Lorenzo and the beaches, the Meliá Panamá Canal is the best option for discovering Panamá, thanks to its beautiful natural surroundings, its comfortable and complete facilities and the quality of its services. The Meliá Panamá Canal is the perfect setting for living exciting adventure tours, ecotourism, bike rides, canopy and eco walks and hiking so you can admire the exquisite flora and fauna of this unique and idyllic corner of the world. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Spa
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Traveller (518)
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Dining (29)
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14 December 2017|
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Response from Bear M | Reviewed this property |
Just did this today, bus was cheap and easy to access 3 or 4 bucks from the Allbrook station in Panama City to Colon. cost us $8 to get from colon to the resort.
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Response from Caloy500 | Reviewed this property |
Hi: Yellow fever vaccination is only required if you come from a country when the yellow fever exist, is a precaution of Panama Authorities in order to prevent Yellow Fever in their country. The vacconation proof -at least... More
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"Fridges, desks, TV, lamps, end tables, chairs.Good beds. My room was on the front of the hotel side second..."
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"separate block of apartments offer more spacious accomodation"
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"Just above main enterance, I have coleagu that sleept in one of those rooms and he had less problems then the..."
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"Choose a room with pool or lagoon view"
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