Melia Panama Canal

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3 outdoor pools, free cabanas, pool umbrellas
3 outdoor pools, free cabanas, pool umbrellas
3 outdoor pools, free cabanas, pool umbrellas
In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, blackout drapes

Overview of Melia Panama Canal

Melia Panama Canal

4.0 star property

3.5/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • All inclusive
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
Map
Espinar Colon Forner, Colon, Colon

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationColon 200013 min drive
  • Popular LocationColon Free Zone15 min drive
  • Popular LocationNovember 5 Park19 min drive
  • AirportColon (ONX-Enrique Adolfo Jimenez)22 min drive

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About this area

Colon

Located in Colon, Melia Panama Canal is in the historical district and on the waterfront. Monument to Christopher Columbus and Gatun Locks are notable landmarks and Galeta Island Marine Education Center is a popular area attraction. Take an opportunity to explore the area for outdoor excitement like hiking/biking trails and other activities like safari tours.

What's nearby

  • Colon 2000 - 13 min drive
  • Monument to Christopher Columbus - 13 min drive
  • Colon Free Zone - 15 min drive
  • November 5 Park - 19 min drive
  • Gatun Locks - 21 min drive

Getting around

  • Colon Atlantic Passenger Station - 16 min drive
  • Tocumen Intl. Airport (PTY) - 69 min drive

Restaurants

  • Hotel Expo Centro - 12 min walk
  • San Angel Restaurant & Lounge - 9 min drive
  • Pizza Hut - 9 min drive
  • Pizza Nova - 9 min drive
  • Cafe La Recesion - 9 min drive

About this property

Melia Panama Canal

Family-friendly hotel with 3 outdoor pools and nightclub
3 outdoor pools, a restaurant, and a nightclub are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include 2 bars/lounges, a health club, and a poolside bar.
Melia Panama Canal offers 222 air-conditioned accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and hair dryers. 32-inch LCD televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

An outdoor tennis court, a health club, and complimentary bicycles are featured at the hotel. 3 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

All inclusive details

All-inclusive room rates at Melia Panama Canal are available. These rates are higher because they include onsite food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Languages

English, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Stay Safe with Meliá (Meliá)

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Train station pick-up shuttle (surcharge)
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)
  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10 AM: PAB 15.00 for adults and PAB 7.50 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 2 bars/lounges, 1 swim-up bar and 1 poolside bar
  • Room service available

Restaurants on site

  • Rest. Miraflores

Things to do

  • 3 outdoor pools
  • Aerobics classes
  • Basketball
  • Billiards/pool table
  • Boat tours
  • Children's pool
  • Ecotours
  • Fishing
  • Free bicycle rentals
  • Health club
  • Karaoke
  • Kayaking
  • Motor boating
  • Nightclub
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Playground
  • Ropes course
  • Scuba diving
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

Family friendly

  • 3 outdoor pools
  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Free children's club
  • Free rollaway/extra beds
  • Free supervised childcare
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Grocery/convenience store

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Business services

  • Business center
  • Computer station
  • Conference center (2239 square feet of space)
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Free pool cabanas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Eco-friendly toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Digital channels

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Eco-friendly cleaning products provided
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Window screens

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Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in fee: PAB 30.00
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: PAB 30.00

Special check-in instructions

This property offers transfers from the cruise terminal, ferry terminal, airport, and train station (surcharges may apply); to arrange pick-up, contact the property 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 11:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented by the cardholder at check-in along with matching photo identification.
The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented by the cardholder at check-in along with matching photo identification. Any other arrangements must be coordinated with the property prior to arrival.
This property does not permit name changes on reservations. The name on the booking must match the name of the guest who is checking in and staying at the property; photo ID is required.
The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented by the cardholder at check-in along with matching photo identification. Any other arrangements must be coordinated with the property prior to arrival.
This property does not permit name changes on reservations. The name on the booking must match the name of the guest who is checking in and staying at the property; photo ID is required.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Children can stay for free if using existing beds when occupying the parent or guardian's room
Free rollaway/extra beds

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: PAB 15.00 for adults and PAB 7.50 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: PAB 85.00 per person (one way)
  • Early check-in fee: PAB 30.00 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: PAB 30.00 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property / stay dates)
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
This property uses eco-friendly cleaning products
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Melia Canal
Melia Canal Hotel
Melia Canal Hotel Panama
Melia Canal Panama
Melia Panama
Melia Panama Canal
Panama Melia
Melia Hotel Colon
Melia Hotel Panama Canal
Melia Panama Canal Colon
Melia Panama Canal Hotel Colon
Melia Panama Canal Hotel
Melia Panama Canal Hotel
Melia Panama Canal Colon
Melia Panama Canal Hotel Colon

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Overall score and ratings

3.5

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 104 out of 463 reviews
5 - Excellent 22%
Rating 4 - Good. 169 out of 463 reviews
4 - Good 37%
Rating 3 - Okay. 95 out of 463 reviews
3 - Okay 21%
Rating 2 - Poor. 56 out of 463 reviews
2 - Poor 12%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 39 out of 463 reviews
1 - Terrible 8%

3.9/5

Cleanliness

3.5/5

Staff & service

3.2/5

Amenities

3.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Traveled with partner
Liked: Staff & service, amenities
This is a very majestic Old hotel makes me think of the great roaring 20s huge and ornate! It lacks maintenance and upgrades! The pools are huge! It’s a grand old hotel ,
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
This was a huge place and in its day would have been something to see. I love the old architecture and wood work . It is a little run down outside bit inside has been updated . The pool area is amazing . The food was good the rooms were big and roomy. we enjoyed our stay
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
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Stayed 11 nights in Dec 2019

1/5 Terrible

Traveled with family
Disliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It’s spesive and is not a resort. Everything is too old. All inclusive expensive and they try to charge extra, like you can not have a snack double and they count your food and drinks even they charge you
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019