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Casa del Horno

At a Glance

    Pros

  • Gorgeous design
  • central location

    Cons

  • Loud music late night Thursday to Saturday

Casa del Horno Review

The impressive rooms in this restored 19th-century building two blocks from the Plaza Catedral are a seamless mix of old and new. The ancient stone-and-brick walls, polished wood, and photographs of traditional Panama, intermingle with modern touches such as iPod docks and well-stocked wine fridges. All of the suites have a separate kitchen, living room, and bedroom, and most have tiny balconies overlooking the ruins across Avenida B. Two third-floor "penthouse" suites have wooden lofts with king beds and a bedroom below, two bathrooms and a hot tub. Casa del Horno means "Oven House," since it was originally a bakery; the patio that once held the ovens is now part of the Italian restaurant, L'Ostería. It's a short walk from the Casco Viejo's attractions, but too close to a roof-top bar, which is a noise problem for the rooms in back on weekend nights.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Av. B between Calle 7 and Calle 8, Casco Viejo, Panama City
  • Phone: 507/212–0052
  • Website:
  • Location: Casco Viejo

    Hotel Details

  • 8 suites
  • Rate includes breakfast.
  • none.
Updated: 09-10-2012

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