We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Marina Hotel at Shelter Bay

Save
Traveller (35)
Room & Suite (13)
Dining (9)
Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“panama canal”(12 reviews)
“san lorenzo”(5 reviews)
“few weeks”(3 reviews)
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness centre
3 Star Hotel
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (62)
There are newer reviews for Marina Hotel at Shelter Bay
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
53 results
Traveller rating
35
12
4
1
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
35
12
4
1
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviewspanama canalsan lorenzofew weeksa great stayhowler monkeysmarinarestaurantboatjunglemenuorderftmanagementtransitcaribbeandestinationwaitress
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
21 - 25 of 53 reviews
Reviewed 16 June 2013

My husband and I along with his crew have stayed at Shelter bay hotel and have dined at the restaurant many a times. Each time Chris Young (General Manager) and his staff have treated us with the most respect and kindness. Our rooms are always...More

Thank Holly N
Reviewed 25 March 2013

Food and service were excellent. The staff is very friendly and helfpful. Great hike to San Lorenzo Castle from the hotel. About 12 miles round trip. Lots to see and do. It seems like there is a party every night with the people from the...More

Thank IFLYARMY
Reviewed 22 March 2013

A true hidden gem! The food at the restaurant has been top notch, Chris and the entire crew have been nothing but accommodating. With breathtaking views of the marina, and all the amenities, this place should be your stop before traveling the canal. Not many...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 11 March 2013

THe place is nice, specially if you can sit by the boats. Not very clean do... I went with my husband and two children after visiting the amazing expansion of the Canal. We went to this place, and had to wait more than 2 hours...More

Thank Jenniferb18
Response from Chris Y, General Manager at Marina Hotel at Shelter BayResponded 17 March 2013

Hi Jennifer, We would like to start off by saying you are exactly right about your experience, this was not only disappointing but embarrassing for us to deliver you service like this. It is our mission to indulge you in every aspect of your dining...More

Reviewed 8 March 2013

We came here as we had been Colon on the Panama Canal (scenic) railway and then onto the Gatun Locks and were in desperate need of something to do to kill a couple of hours before our train departed for Panama City. We were glad...More

Thank Peter-Dawn
Response from Chris Y, General Manager at Marina Hotel at Shelter BayResponded 17 March 2013

Thank you so very much for your feedback, it is always appreciated, and always a delight to hear from our guests!!!

View more reviews
Most Booked Properties in Fort Sherman, Panama
See all Fort Sherman HotelsSee all
About
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
USD 112 - USD 165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 112 - USD 165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (35)
Room & Suite (13)
Dining (9)
Pool & Beach (3)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
donovan396
10 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Irma M | Property representative |
Not really, the place is secluded, The Dock restaurant at the Marina sometimes have live events
0
Votes
Gian507
18 February 2015|
Answer
Response from Irma M | Property representative |
Muchas gracias por contactar a Marina Hotel. Puedes llegar caminando a Playa Diablo pero el camino aún que escénico puede ser algo largo, toma 5 minutos en auto para llegar a esta linda playa poco concurrida. Un poquito más... More
1
Vote
Room Tips
"You definitely want a room with "Marina View"."
Read review
"Odd-numbered rooms face the ocean/marina. Even numbers face the parking lot."
Read review
"All rooms are upstairs. As with any foreign place, watch out for the water and that includes ice, unwashed..."
Read review
"Rooms facing the marina are best"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing