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Hotel Riu Plaza Panama

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 25 January 2014

excellent hotel in the middle of the busy business district. great pool and pool side serving. the best breakfast in Panama. spacious rooms. kind service. sometimes a bit slow. What else can one ask for?

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St Louis, MO
Reviewed 25 January 2014

Bed: very good king with soft top; crisp linens = great sleep. Wifi- decent and met all my needs. Just a little slow at 24 mps. Overall likes: modern, artfully decorated lobby, comfy bed, glass decor for walls in bathroom. big shower head. fast elevators, view from 19th floor. Technician came to help me solve the tv remote navigation and...

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Reviewed 21 January 2014

The rooms were just okay, business services were generally closed when i needed them during the morning and early afternoon. I stayed at this hotel for a little over a week, relying heavily on staff support as we were hosting productions in the ballroom - I was surprised and disappointed by the tardiness and lack of experience and productivity. We...

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Soestdijk, The Netherlands
Reviewed 20 January 2014 via mobile

Great 5 star hotel, priced very reasonable. Everything is as you expect from a 5 star hotel. The location is great. The pool and pool bar are good. Beautiful rooms. Try to get a room as high up as possible and on had city side (even number). When you get a taxi, don't get it in front of the door,...

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Reviewed 16 January 2014 via mobile

I stayed on that hotel and i have to say the rooms were very nice , clean and big , the food was fantastic , i would recomend if you have any walking disability to ask for a room with a easier way to enter the shower wich i find a little difficult and you could hurt your self.

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Reviewed 16 January 2014

First trip to Panama and it exceeded my expectations. The hotel is in the downtown part of the city and is a first-class facility. The hotel restaurants were good, but don't expect service like you'd see in America (from some of the hotel staff). The pool bar/restaurant is a great example. We ate there three times at different times of...

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Vevey, Switzerland
Reviewed 14 January 2014

We stayed only one night at the Riu Plazza early January 2014 before flying back to Europe after a wonderfull 2 weeks in the country. The only nice aspect of the Riu Plaza is the Pool area. It is really nicely decorated; it was actually lovely to take the breakfast outside near the pool. The breakfast buffet was excellent, but...

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Laval, Canada
Reviewed 12 January 2014

It was super clean, beautiful, calm... We slept there for one night because our flight was delayed... So we were not in a good mood when we arrived, but we were happy to have stop there finally... The breakfast was amazing! The staff was nice. The pool area was nice!

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 10 January 2014

Well managed. Amazing breakfast with some wonderful fruit and local food (tamales, empanadas). The reception staff were courteous, efficient and friendly (can only remember Jesus but they were all nice). The rooms are large, well appointed and spotless. The pool area is a real oasis in the middle of a chaotic city and the cocktails were fantastic! We had rooms...

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Netherlands
Reviewed 10 January 2014

Before I forget, if you drive yourself from the airport, make sure you buy a pass and use the corredor sud instead of trying to save $ 15. Maybe there is no problem outside rush hour, but it took us 1,5 hr to the hotel, while the corredor would have taken us only 15 minutes... Reception desk was slow, only...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Additional Information about Hotel Riu Plaza Panama

Address: Calle 50 con 53 este | Urb. Marbella, Panama City, Panama
Region: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range: $148 - $217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Riu Plaza Panama 4*
Number of rooms: 644
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Also Known As:
Hotel Riu Plaza Panama Panama City
Hotel Style:
#6 Business Hotel in Panama City
#8 Family Hotel in Panama City
#12 Spa Hotel in Panama City
#16 Luxury Hotel in Panama City
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