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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had the all inclusive with free drinks. Made time spent at the hotel very nice. Pool area offers some activities, pool aquatics, zumba but same routine for both. Also the routine they do for aquatics is not good for the depth of the water, so just get in and have fun but trying to do the moves was useless....

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Panama City, Panama
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

She was helpful and spent a lot of time helping us. Great service, Jenny - Gracious! Front desk staff spoke good English, but the servers and pool staff was hard to communicate. It is my fault for coming here without knowing Spanish, but wanted to mention this to people like me. Food is good and drinks are fine. Be happy...

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Trenton, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hotel is very nice, has more of an hotel feel than a resort. Food at all venues was excellent, with exception of the pool buffet. Good service at restaurants and pool area. Room was very clean and very adequate for all out needs. Beach area is different based on the tides which are quite large in that area, approx. 21'...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The place was super clean and staff was great! Kervin and Ricardo rolled out the red carpet for our group. We asked for events on different days and they made it happen. Everytime I even looked like I needed anything it was taken care of! Top notch place cause of the top notch staff!

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Westin Playa Bonita in Panama City is a beautiful hotel on the water. The hospitality was fabulous and the food the best we had on our tour. The accommodations were 5 star. All of the staff we spoke to were amazingly helpful from the life guards on the beach, the bartenders, the front desk, restaurant staff and housekeeping too....

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Chatham, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

stayed at this resort from December 26 2016 to Jan 5 2017.. Weather was fantastic the entire trip, 95 + with sunny skies everyday. My wife had several bites from the mosquitoes, until she bought some OFF lotion from the lobby store she then had no issues. The bartenders and waiters especially Richard, Jesus, Lui's, Hnatione were amazing. You could...

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Dorado, Puerto Rico
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We spent 8 days here and each was better than the next. We set up beach chairs each morning on the grass in the shade of palm trees down near Oceanica and spent the next four hours listening to birds and waves and water falls. The beach was not Bonita in the classical sense but had millions of shells that...

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Springville, Utah
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We visited the first part of November and stayed for a week, this resort was more than I expected. We were on the full all inclusive program and everything was fantastic. The service of this hotel, the restaurants, the pools everything was fantastic. We had a ocean side room and the view was amazing, the room was clean and well...

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Hamilton, Ontario
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We went to the Playa again, second time in 2 years Hotel is awesome, as usual Some ' con's ' this year Apparently, new manager, no French fries and chicken fingers unless you go ala cart Barbque was not that great as last year 31/2 hour bus trip from the airport to the hotel--this has to stop! we did not...

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Lake Oswego, Oregon
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I'm not normally a fan of all inclusive properties, but I was really impressed with this place. The food was excellent at all of the restaurants i tried and the staff was willing to bend over backwards to accommodate. Marcos Saturno seemed to appear everytime we had a special request for our group. Thank you

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  • Beachfront
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The personification of the destination: Where natural serenity meets industrial glamour - Westin Playa Bonita Panama is strategically located alongside the Pacific Ocean, on a mile long stretch of golden sand on Playa Bonita Beach, surrounded by lush tropical rainforests, and a quick 20-minute drive from the metropolitan capital of Panama City. Nestled alongside the stunning Pacific Ocean, The Westin Playa Bonita is near celebrated sites like the Panama Canal's Miraflores Locks and just a 20-minute drive from Panama City, the exhilarating capital of the Republic of Panama ... more   less 

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Address: Road to Veracruz Km 6, Panama City, Panama
Region: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range: $212 - $343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Westin Playa Bonita Panama 5*
Number of rooms: 611
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The Westin Playa Bonita Panama Hotel Panama City
The Westin Playa Bonita Panama Panama City
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#8 Luxury Hotel in Panama City
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“Best for quiet to choose the green side of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles audriferguson, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“good for people content with hanging at the pool all day. If you need shopping, sight seeing, night life... not so much.”
 of 5 bubbles reedyasuko, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Beach view is more interesting and quieter. A/C noise bothered a fellow traveller on the 10th floor.”
 of 5 bubbles bobbM7024GU, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a pool view room.”
 of 5 bubbles joedS2147AE, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We had a room with an ocean view, I cannot speak to other rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 539sandyc, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
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