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The Bristol Panama Hotel & SPA

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Bronx, New York
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37 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The rooms are large and spacious. The AC is very responsive. Housekeeping visits several times a day to tidy up the room after cleaning. Free breakfast buffet was very good. Beds were comfortable. The only negative I could find is that the rooftop pool for the Hotel is most underwhelming

Thank Njohngr
Idaho Falls, Idaho
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38 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Bristol has a very well-groomed reception staff. They must believe that first impressions are important. Most of the desk staff speaks English, but not all are adept enough to handle curve balls. When the Hotel didn’t have my reservation, the young woman at the front desk struggled to help. While I believe there was absolutely no malice on her... More 

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Vacaville, California
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399 reviews
83 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 338 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Bristol is centrally located in a safe area of the business district of Panama City. There is a small bar and restaurant on site ... but there are other restaurants nearby. The hotel has beautiful rooms, but the hotel is pricey (for Panama City).

Thank DennisAtkinson
Davis, California
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16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Only stayed one night during our vacation but this hotel was spectacular. The room was beautiful, very clean, bed was comfortable, large bathroom with jacuzzi tub. We had some drinks and appetizers at the restaurant bar on the first floor which were very good. The bar was very well decorated and very comfortable. While we were gone, a housekeeper came... More 

Thank WanderlustWednesday
Sydney, Australia
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356 reviews
75 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely sizable room, no view but unlikely to get much of one apart from skyscrapers in Panama as its a city of skyscrapers and uninteresting buildings. Sterile seafront. Shower pathetic and warm not hot. Big negative was a connecting door to next room and they were very noisy guests so disturbing - request a room to avoid having one of... More 

Thank chris f
Cape Town, South Africa
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am so overwhelmed by the upmarket hidden gem in a city of turmoil, it is a 5 star dream. The Spa was so great i fell asleep while having a facial. The beds are so soft you don't want to get out of them. Amazing version of french toast breakfast I have ever had, great service although only in... More 

Thank Candi11carroll
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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41 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My room was on the top floor, which had very high ceilings and long windows which made me feel like I was living in a penthouse. It is extremely spacious, much too big for one person. There is no bathtub in this room, unlike the other rooms but the high ceilings make up for it. It might not matter to... More 

1 Thank Miss_Hsien
Miami, Florida
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small and Intimate boutique hotel with wonderful staff that make you feel at home. Central and convenient location. I have stayed four times and always request the same room, and they accommodate our requests. Very pleasant stay!

Thank Elparty305
North Palm Beach, Florida
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107 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Luxury, beautiful rooms, warm and professional service. I can only find positive reasons to stay here. I hope to come back here again. The furnishings are impeccable. The view from our window was the coastline and over to old town. A great value for such luxury.

1 Thank Andy W
1 review
Reviewed 23 October 2016

we (5p. family) stayed for the last night of our holidays in that hotel. before we have been in other hotels in the area, and nowhere you find a comparable arrogant front desk! while paying around 280+ per room i would not want to have a view on a rotten parking deck!! services that have been claimed to be included... More 

Thank Niklaas K

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  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
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  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the heart of Panama City's bustling (Financial District), Bristol Panama is one of the city's premier addresses for executive and holiday stays. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Bristol Panama Hotel & SPA

Address: Avenida Aquilino de la Guardia | Bella Vista, Panama City, Panama
Region: Panama > Panama Province > Panama City
Price Range: $199 - $483 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Bristol Panama Hotel & SPA 5*
Number of rooms: 125
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Also Known As:
Bristol Panama Hotel Panama City
Bristol Hotel Panama City
Bristol Panama City
The Bristol Panama Hotel & SPA Panama City
Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Panama City
#2 Green Hotel in Panama City
#4 Luxury Hotel in Panama City
#8 Romantic Hotel in Panama City
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“Check the shower pressure before taking residence”
 of 5 bubbles Candi11carroll, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Choose the lower floors if you're staying in the older wing and have the elderly with you”
 of 5 bubbles Miss_Hsien, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“we stayed in the tower room which had great views of the city”
 of 5 bubbles KatieC173, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The new tower has larger rooms than the old tower!”
 of 5 bubbles LonVal2016, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room in the tower with the restaurant for easier access to breakfast.”
 of 5 bubbles crou_mia, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
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