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Hotel Playa Blanca Beach Resort

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15 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Went with my wife had choice of five beaches kept going back to this one Very clean attached to a beautiful restaurant where the ceviche was great and very reasonable along with food and drinks Highly recommended

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CUSTOMERSERVICE P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Playa Blanca Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you for choosing Playa Blanca Beach & Resort for taking the time to share your recent stay with us. We kindly appreciate you are taking your valuable time to share with us your experience. We will be looking forward to welcoming you back to our hotel, it will be amazing to host you! Kind Regards from Panama.... More 

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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place is beautiful. The room amazing, but it wasn't clean at all. I have two kids one of them is a baby that liked to stay crawling because he doesn' t walk yet and I was afraid to let him do so because the room was not very clean. Towels and sheets very clean I can' t complain about... More 

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CUSTOMERSERVICE P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Playa Blanca Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you for choosing Playa Blanca Beach & Resort for taking the time to share your recent stay with us. We kindly appreciate you are taking your valuable time to share with us your experience. We will be looking forward to welcoming you back to our hotel, it will be amazing to host you! Kind Regards from Panama.... More 

Gainesville, Florida
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25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Arrived with early check-in ($15.00/person extra) thinking we would not get a room but just have access to the facilities. To our pleasant surprise the room was clean and we were given the keys to the room. One lady at the front desk was very friendly, the other slightly snooty. The friendly one gave us a map and circled some... More 

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CUSTOMERSERVICE P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Playa Blanca Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you for choosing Playa Blanca Beach & Resort for taking the time to share your recent stay with us. We kindly appreciate you are taking your valuable time to share with us your experience. We will be looking forward to welcoming you back to our hotel, it will be amazing to host you! Kind Regards from Panama.... More 

Noblesville, Indiana
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We were automatically upgraded to the town center suites, for what reason we don't know, but the rooms were beautiful, immaculate, and had the most gorgeous view of any hotel I've ever been in. The food was pretty good, I'd recommend getting an omelette or egg made how you like it at the breakfast buffet. For lunch we usually did... More 

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CUSTOMERSERVICE P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Playa Blanca Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you for choosing Playa Blanca Beach & Resort for taking the time to share your recent stay with us. We kindly appreciate you are taking your valuable time to share with us your experience. We will be looking forward to welcoming you back to our hotel, it will be amazing to host you! Kind Regards from Panama.... More 

Bogota, Colombia
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10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I thought the experience was overall positive, the food was average, nothing outstanding but good enough for a couple of days. There are plenty of pools but maybe not go when is a holiday in Panama, it is a popular hotel with panamenians. When I was there there was a huge tide, so we stayed in the pools. There are... More 

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CUSTOMERSERVICE P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Playa Blanca Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you for choosing Playa Blanca Beach & Resort for taking the time to share your recent stay with us. We kindly appreciate you are taking your valuable time to share with us your experience. We will be looking forward to welcoming you back to our hotel, it will be amazing to host you! Kind Regards from Panama.... More 

Montréal, Québec
1 review
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I reserved with late check out until 5 PM and they don't want to honored it. I had to leave the room for 2h30 because I negotiated with the manager. If not I would have to leave the room for noon. They tried at the beginning to give me a normal room in the main building when my reservation was... More 

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CUSTOMERSERVICE P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Playa Blanca Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you for choosing Playa Blanca Beach & Resort for taking the time to share your recent stay with us. We kindly appreciate you are taking your valuable time to share with us your experience. We will be looking forward to welcoming you back to our hotel, it will be amazing to host you! Kind Regards from Panama.... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I went with my family for a trip and i found a better place than expected. Pool is just amazing, great services, activities and beach. All you can ask for a perfect vacation, i would say best resort to stay if planning to go to Panama

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CUSTOMERSERVICE P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Playa Blanca Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you for choosing Playa Blanca Beach & Resort for taking the time to share your recent stay with us. We kindly appreciate you are taking your valuable time to share with us your experience. We will be looking forward to welcoming you back to our hotel, it will be amazing to host you! Kind Regards from Panama.... More 

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26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We are staying for a night with a family in Town CentrePlaya Blanca. The Room is big with the small kitchen, only when we entered the room, towels was not ready . The biggest pool in America Latin, yup I agreed, looked very nice , we did kayak for free , they said 30 minutes max. per day. The taste... More 

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CUSTOMERSERVICE P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Playa Blanca Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you for choosing Playa Blanca Beach & Resort for taking the time to share your recent stay with us. We kindly appreciate you are taking your valuable time to share with us your experience. We will be looking forward to welcoming you back to our hotel, it will be amazing to host you! Kind Regards from Panama.... More 

Cincinnati, Ohio
1 review
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I was there at the Playa Blanca For 15 days, and enjoyed everyday of it, Sept 6 thru 21. Must to my surprise I received a free upgrade to the Town Center. That was a blessing. The food was very good, for they had just got a new chief. One of the employees was very helpful, for he was a... More 

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CUSTOMERSERVICE P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Playa Blanca Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you for choosing Playa Blanca Beach & Resort for taking the time to share your recent stay with us. We kindly appreciate you are taking your valuable time to share with us your experience. We will be looking forward to welcoming you back to our hotel, it will be amazing to host you! Kind Regards from Panama.... More 

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12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Had a pleasant 2-day weekend stay at the resort. Had overall a very good stay, but you can definitely feel it is not a part of an international chain that has certain standards. Its a matter of small details, but what in the end makes the better experience. - The food was not fantastic, but there was a lot of... More 

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CUSTOMERSERVICE P, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Playa Blanca Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you for choosing Playa Blanca Beach & Resort for taking the time to share your recent stay with us. We kindly appreciate you are taking your valuable time to share with us your experience. We will be looking forward to welcoming you back to our hotel, it will be amazing to host you! Kind Regards from Panama.... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Hotel Playa Blanca Beach Resort

Address: 115 Km Via Interamericana, Farallon, Rio Hato 8437, Panama
Region: Panama > Cocle Province > Rio Hato > Farallon
Price Range: $193 - $389 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Playa Blanca Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 219
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Also Known As:
Playa Blanca Hotel Farallon
Playa Blanca Hotel And Resort
Hotel Playa Blanca Panama
Playa Blanca Resort Panama
Playa Blanca Panama City
Blanca Panama Playa
Hotel Playa Blanca Beach Resort Panama/Farallon
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“Please make sure you read the reviews before you go to any resort.”
 of 5 bubbles CLee45205, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Suites are recommended”
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“Ask not to be in Bulding #7-even desk agents admitted having problems with that facility.”
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  • Missing caulk and soap wedge to eliminate water leaking onto floor
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“We stayed in the Towncenter, I was rather glad I think the main area would have had to much noise.”
 of 5 bubbles jcmhotspur, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Don't take the regular rooms, 2 much noise from the club of the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles yuval08, 22 May 2016 | Read review
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