Located within Soberanía National Park along the shores of the Panama Canal, 166-room Gamboa Rainforest Resort features a variety of amenities that provide both educational and adventurous experiences, including a swimming pool, spa, plant nursery, orchid garden and butterfly exhibit. A rainforest aerial tram provides you with a bird’s-eye-view of wildlife in the canopy. All rooms are air-conditioned with private baths and hot showers. Rooms also feature free Wi-Fi, private balcony with hammock, mini-bar, coffee maker, and safe.
The old Antigua Escuela de las Americas (School of the Ancient Americas) has been transformed into the 5-star Hotel Meliá Panamá Canal, providing elegant and comfortable facilities. The hotel is located on the banks of Lake Gatun and only 10 minutes from the Colón Free Trade Zone. 85 spacious and tastefully decorated rooms with view of Gatún Lake are fully equipped with hair dryer, AC, cable TV, mini-bar, safe and free W-Fi.
The Bristol is regularly recognized as the “Best Hotel in Panama” and among the “Top 10 Hotels in Latin America” by Condé Nast Traveler. Dramatic views of the city’s architectural treasures set this intimate 119-room hotel as a refined retreat for the discerning world traveler, positioning guests at the epicenter of Panamanian culture, shopping, dining and the headquarters of international finance and trade. A short walk brings you to fashionable Balboa Avenue and notable Panama City, Panama attractions that include the Panama Canal, Casco Viejo, Panama Viejo, Metropolitan National Park, and the Bio-Museum designed by Frank Gehry. Deluxe rooms feature one king or two double beds and marble bathrooms with separate shower and tub. All rooms have 42” LCD cable TVs with pay-per-view movies, fully-stocked mini-bar and refreshment center, in-room coffeemaker, alarm/clock radios, in-room safe, three direct-dial telephones, individually-controlled air-conditioning unit, iron/ironing board and hairdryer.