expedia
Photo gallery
VIP Access

Bristol Panama

Star Rating
5 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.5 / 5Wonderful
804 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Spa

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Uruguay Street
    3 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Iglesia del Carmen
    5 min walk
  • Restaurant
    Uruguay Street
    3 min walk
  • Airport
    Panama City (PTY-Tocumen Intl.)
    16 min drive

Choose your room

Book online or call:

1-800-238-0767
  • Studio, 1 King Bed, Tower

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More details

    Option 1

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    Amenities for this rate plan:
    • Free WiFi
    20% off
    Price was $269Price is now $215
    per night
    We have 6 left
    It only takes 2 minutes

    Option 2

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    Amenities for this rate plan:
    • Free WiFi
    • Breakfast included
    20% off
    Price was $289Price is now $231
    per night
    We have 6 left
    It only takes 2 minutes

    Option 3

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    Free cancellation
    Before Sun, Nov 17
    Amenities for this rate plan:
    • Reserve now, pay later
    • Free WiFi
    Price is $269
    per night
    We have 6 left
    It only takes 2 minutes

    Option 4

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    Free cancellation
    Before Sun, Nov 17
    Amenities for this rate plan:
    • Reserve now, pay later
    • Free WiFi
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    Price is $289
    per night
    We have 6 left
    It only takes 2 minutes
  • Executive Room, 2 Double Beds, Tower

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More details

    Option 1

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    Amenities for this rate plan:
    • Free WiFi
    20% off
    Price was $279Price is now $223
    per night
    We have 5 left
    It only takes 2 minutes

    Option 2

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    Amenities for this rate plan:
    • Free WiFi
    • Breakfast included
    20% off
    Price was $309Price is now $247
    per night
    We have 5 left
    It only takes 2 minutes

    Option 3

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    Free cancellation
    Before Sun, Nov 17
    Amenities for this rate plan:
    • Reserve now, pay later
    • Free WiFi
    Price is $289
    per night
    We have 5 left
    It only takes 2 minutes

    Option 4

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    Free cancellation
    Before Sun, Nov 17
    Amenities for this rate plan:
    • Reserve now, pay later
    • Free WiFi
    • Breakfast included
    Price is $309
    per night
    We have 5 left
    It only takes 2 minutes
  • Executive Room, 1 King Bed, Tower

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More details

    Option 1

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    Amenities for this rate plan:
    • Free WiFi
    20% off
    Price was $289Price is now $231
    per night
    It only takes 2 minutes

    Option 2

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    Amenities for this rate plan:
    • Free WiFi
    • Breakfast included
    20% off
    Price was $309Price is now $247
    per night
    It only takes 2 minutes

    Option 3

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    Free cancellation
    Before Sun, Nov 17
    Amenities for this rate plan:
    • Reserve now, pay later
    • Free WiFi
    Price is $289
    per night
    It only takes 2 minutes

    Option 4

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    Free cancellation
    Before Sun, Nov 17
    Amenities for this rate plan:
    • Reserve now, pay later
    • Free WiFi
    • Breakfast included
    Price is $309
    per night
    It only takes 2 minutes
  • Tower Suite

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More details

    Option 1

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    Amenities for this rate plan:
    • Free WiFi
    • Breakfast included
    20% off
    Price was $479Price is now $383
    per night
    We have 3 left
    It only takes 2 minutes

    Option 2

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    Free cancellation
    Before Sun, Nov 17
    Amenities for this rate plan:
    • Reserve now, pay later
    • Free WiFi
    • Breakfast included
    Price is $479
    per night
    We have 3 left
    It only takes 2 minutes

About this area

Panama City

Located in Panama City, Bristol Panama is in the city center and near the boardwalk. Albrook Shopping Mall and Avenida Balboa are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Cinta Costera and Veracruz Beach. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Maracana Stadium or Estadio Nacional Rod Carew. Our guests love the hotel's central and quiet location for the sightseeing. It's also convenient to public transportation: Iglesia del Carmen Station is 4 minutes by foot.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Uruguay Street - 3 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Iglesia del Carmen - 5 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Via Espana - 5 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Veneto Casino - 8 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Crown Casino - 12 min walk

Getting around

  • Iglesia del Carmen Station - 4 min walk
  • Panama City Passenger Station - 9 min drive
  • Panama City (PTY-Tocumen Intl.) - 16 min drive

Restaurants

  • Salsipuedes Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Uruguay Street — 3 min walk

About this property

Bristol Panama

This smoke-free hotel features a full-service spa, a restaurant, and an outdoor pool. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a fitness center, a bar/lounge, and a coffee shop/café are onsite. All 125 soundproofed rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and pillowtop beds. Guests can enjoy deep soaking tubs, and other standard amenities include iPod docks, 24-hour room service, and LCD TVs.

Awards and affiliations

  • Bristol Panama is listed in the 2015 Condé Nast Traveler Top 100 List.
  • The property is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM - 11:30 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Special check-in instructions

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Property payment types

American Express
Mastercard
Visa

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 buffet breakfast: USD 15 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 40 per person (one way)
  • Self parking fee: USD 15.00 per day
  • Valet parking fee: USD 15.00 per day
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee

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 are 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.
    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

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. 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 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: USD 15.00 per day
  • Valet parking: USD 15.00 per day
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10:30 AM: USD 15 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

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

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • Computer station
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space (5651 square feet)

Outdoors

  • Terrace

Spa

  • 6 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Spa open daily
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Braille signage

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Separate bathtub and shower

Entertainment

  • 42-inch LCD TV
  • Cable channels
  • iPod dock
  • Pay movies
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing
  • Turndown service

Nearby things to do

Activities

  • Golfing

Where to eat

  • Salsipuedes Restaurant – Fine-dining restaurant with a bar offering international cuisine. Serves breakfast, brunch, and lunch daily.
4.5

Wonderful

5 - Excellent
539
4 - Good
197
3 - Okay
46
2 - Mediocre
12
1 - Poor
10
4.7
Cleanliness
4.6
Service and Staff
4.3
Amenities
4.6
Property condition

3/5

  • Liked: Staff & service

I liked the location even though my room was not clean up at 5pm

Stayed 3 nights in Nov 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, amenities

liked that it was close to a lot of nice places to see in Panama City not really happy with the service, got a trip booked through the hotel to a beach trip all day. the agent that booked it gave us the wrong info leading us to having to miss the attraction timing and wasting a full day.

Stayed 7 nights in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

The hotel was very centrally located and the staff was outstanding. The room was large and very well put together.The Spa offers many packages and definitely made our last day worthwhile

Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

I would not stay anywhere else. This is by far the best hotel in Panama.

Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Liked: large room, excellent gym, nice breakfast, very quiet. Nicely upscale.

Stayed 4 nights in Oct 2019

Tell us how we can improve our site