Best Western Plus Panama Zen Hotel

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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, blackout drapes
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, blackout drapes

Overview of Best Western Plus Panama Zen Hotel

Best Western Plus Panama Zen Hotel

3.5 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
Calle Gaspar Hernandez y Via Argentina, Corregimiento El Cangrejo, Panama City, Panama, 581

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationVia Espana11 min walk
  • Popular LocationBingo 9012 min walk
  • Popular LocationUruguay Street3 min drive
  • AirportPanama City (PTY-Tocumen Intl.)17 min drive

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About this area

Panama City

Best Western Plus Panama Zen Hotel is located in El Cangrejo, a neighborhood in Panama City, and is in the city center and near a metro station. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Chagres National Park and Cinta Costera, while Theater Circle and National Bank House Museum are cultural highlights. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's going on at Maracana Stadium, or consider a night out at Uruguay Street. Guests love the hotel's convenience to public transportation: Vía Argentina is 7 minutes by foot and Iglesia del Carmen Station is 13 minutes.

What's nearby

  • Via Espana - 11 min walk
  • Bingo 90 - 12 min walk
  • Uruguay Street - 3 min drive
  • Multiplaza Pacific Mall - 3 min drive
  • Multicentro Panama - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Vía Argentina - 7 min walk
  • Panama City Passenger Station - 15 min drive
  • Tocumen Intl. Airport (PTY) - 17 min drive

Restaurants

  • Restaurante Del Prado — 3 min walk
  • Azahar Panama — 4 min walk
  • Siete Mares — 4 min walk
  • Tsugoi — 5 min walk
  • Restaurante Don Blas — 5 min walk

About this property

Best Western Plus Panama Zen Hotel

Beaux Arts Panama City hotel in El Cangrejo with restaurant
A restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a health club are available at this hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a poolside bar, and a snack bar/deli are onsite. All 90 soundproofed rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and 24-hour room service. For a bit of entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with cable channels, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like espresso makers and bathrobes.
Best Western Plus Panama Zen Hotel offers 90 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. 40-inch flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include showers, bathrobes, slippers, and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include espresso makers and complimentary bottled water. 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
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of We Care Clean (Best Western)

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 and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (USD 3.25 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 6 AM–10 AM: USD 15 for adults and USD 15 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Health club
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms - 4

Outdoors

  • 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 (select rooms)
  • Braille signage
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 40-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels

Food and drink

  • Espresso maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing
  • Window screens

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 1:00 PM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Free cribs (infant beds)

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.

  • Fee for full breakfast: USD 15 for adults and USD 15 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 40 per vehicle (one way)
  • Self parking fee: USD 3.25 per day (in/out privileges)

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 Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Diners Club; cash is not accepted

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

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Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.4

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 270 out of 481 reviews
5 - Excellent 56%
Rating 4 - Good. 171 out of 481 reviews
4 - Good 36%
Rating 3 - Okay. 24 out of 481 reviews
3 - Okay 5%
Rating 2 - Poor. 7 out of 481 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 9 out of 481 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The location is excellent and not noisy. Loved the rooftop pool. We were walking distance to all the Panamanian restaurants on our list. Also walking distance to the subway and Casino.
Stayed 5 nights in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler, Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Good place
Stayed 4 nights in Aug 2021

4/5 Good

Business traveler, Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Customer Services was great.
Stayed 8 nights in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Dont buy breakfast
Initially the lights keycard malfunctioned so slept in a twin for first night. Returned to our king size room for remainder. Fridge didnt work so our bought food went bad. Breakfast was poor and cold. Room clean and comfortable. Staff were great
Stayed 5 nights in Jul 2021