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Outdoor pool, open 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, open 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, open 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, open 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Terrace/Patio

Gran Hotel Nacional

3 out of 5

4.0/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Free Airport Shuttle
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationMiguel de Cervantes Saavedra Park6 min walk
    Popular LocationParque de las Madres18 min walk
    Popular LocationParque Recreativo Omar Torrijos Herrera18 min walk
    AirportDavid (DAV-Enrique Malek Intl.)10 min drive

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Junior Suite, Balcony (Deluxe)

  • 377 sq ft
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Double Beds

Master Suite

  • 624 sq ft
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 King Beds

Standard Basic

  • 258 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Double Beds

Deluxe Double Room

  • 320 sq ft
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Double Beds

Deluxe Room, Terrace, Pool View

  • 452 sq ft
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Double Beds OR 1 King Bed

Standard Double Room

  • 320 sq ft
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Double Beds

About this area

David

Located in David, Gran Hotel Nacional is in the city center and near the airport. Shoppers can check out Plaza El Terronal, while everyone can enjoy the natural beauty of Playa La Barqueta and Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra Park.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra Park - 6 min walk
  • Parque de las Madres - 18 min walk
  • Parque Recreativo Omar Torrijos Herrera - 18 min walk
  • Plaza El Terronal - 3 min drive
  • Port of Pedregal - 15 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportDavid (DAV-Enrique Malek Intl.) - 10 min drive

Restaurants

  • BOHIO — 1 min walk
  • Pío Pío S.A. — 3 min walk
  • Restaurante y Parrillada La Casa de Lado — 5 min walk
  • El Rincón Español — 5 min walk
  • Buffalo Wings Factory — 6 min walk
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About this property

Gran Hotel Nacional

Colonial David hotel in Barrio El Carmen with 2 restaurants
2 restaurants, a casino, and an outdoor pool are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free airport shuttle are also provided. Additionally, a health club, a bar/lounge, and a poolside bar are onsite. All 119 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and private yards. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and other amenities include room service and rainfall showerheads.
Gran Hotel Nacional offers 119 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature safes and complimentary newspapers. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include showers with rainfall showerheads, and complimentary toiletries.

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

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a health club.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
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 and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Free RV/bus/truck parking on site
  • Onsite parking is wheelchair accessible
  • Free roundtrip airport shuttle from 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Airport shuttle at scheduled times

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–10:00 AM: PAB 5-15 for adults and PAB 5-15 for children
  • 2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Highchair
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator (on request)

Conveniences

  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • 3 meeting rooms
  • Computer station
  • Conference space (2691 square feet)

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Rooftop 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
  • In-room accessibility
  • Lever door handles
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant

More

  • 18 casino gaming tables
  • 500 casino slot machines
  • Casino (32292 square feet of space)
  • Casino VIP room
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water
  • Refrigerator (on request)

Outdoor space

  • Yard

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Window screens

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 5:30 AM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 9 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are available for PAB 5.0 per night

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between PAB 5 and PAB 15 for adults, PAB 5 and PAB 15 for children (approximately)
  • Refrigerator fee: PAB 5.00 per night
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: PAB 5.0 per night

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
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport; guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Pool access available from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Up to 2 children 9 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
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

Gran Hotel Nacional
Gran Hotel Nacional David
Gran Nacional
Gran Nacional David
Gran Hotel Nacional Panama/David
Gran Hotel David
Gran Hotel Nacional Hotel
Gran Hotel Nacional David
Gran Hotel Nacional Hotel David

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Gran Hotel Nacional and receive a full refund?
Yes, Gran Hotel Nacional offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Gran Hotel Nacional cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Gran Hotel Nacional have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool. Pool access is from 6:00 AM–6:00 PM.
Is Gran Hotel Nacional pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Gran Hotel Nacional?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Gran Hotel Nacional?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - 5:30 AM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Gran Hotel Nacional?
Check-out is at noon.
Does Gran Hotel Nacional provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's a free airport shuttle.
Where is Gran Hotel Nacional located?
Located in Barrio El Carmen, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra Park, Parque de las Madres, and Parque Recreativo Omar Torrijos Herrera. Plaza El Terronal is 1.6 mi (2.6 km) away.
4.0
Very Good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 124 out of 329 reviews
5 - Excellent 38%
Rating 4 - Good. 129 out of 329 reviews
4 - Good 39%
Rating 3 - Okay. 46 out of 329 reviews
3 - Okay 14%
Rating 2 - Poor. 18 out of 329 reviews
2 - Poor 5%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 12 out of 329 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%

4.1/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

3.9/5

Amenities

3.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Best pool in Chiriquí
Food is mediocre but high cost for location. Service only happens if you ask. Room towels have seen better days. Only 2 towels per room. I guess they are being stollen faster than they can replace them.
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Business traveler, Traveled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
Food was good place was nice good coffee location is not bad happy to choose that place
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Business traveler
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The hotel has great staff and the facility has lots of nice amenities.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler, Traveled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Buffet Breakfast included Bottle Water daily, Comfortable Beds, Hot Water to Shower, Personal Amenities Bathroom, Excellent Wi-Fi, Friendly Staff, Courtesy 1 Adult Beverage, Ice Machine, Great Coffee, all in all very good.
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Our stay was fair. We chose a Hotel that stated bilingual, but had difficulties communicating with staff.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

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