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Panama City Hotels

The Bristol

  • Av. Aquilino de la Guardia, between Calle 50 and Vía España Map It
  • Area Bancária
  • Grande Dame


  • Excellent service
  • Great rooms
  • Convenient location
  • Nice restaurant


  • No pool

Updated 08/09/2012

Fodor's Review

Much like a European boutique hotel, the Bristol is gorgeous and classy, with personalized service and attention to detail to boot. The rooms have high ceilings, elegant furniture, sumptuous beds, all the amenities, and art by Panamanian painters. Ask for a room in the new tower, since they are larger and brighter. The staff is friendly and take service to the extreme with a 24-hour concierge and coffee or tea delivered with your wake-up call. The bar downstairs is beautiful,

with with lots of wood and windows overlooking lush atriums. Next to it is Las Barandas Restaurant, run by one of the country's most famous chefs, Cuquita, whose nouveau Panamanian menu includes Asian and European touches.

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Hotel Information


Av. Aquilino de la Guardia, between Calle 50 and Vía España, Panama City, Panama

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507-264–0000; 800-865–3570-in the U.S.

Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • 44 rooms, 12 suites
  • Breakfast

Updated 08/09/2012


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