Central Hotel Panama

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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
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Minibar, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace

Overview of Central Hotel Panama

Central Hotel Panama

4 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
Plaza de la Independencia Casco Viejo, Panama City, Panama

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMetropolitan Cathedral of Panama1 min walk
  • Popular LocationPaseo de Las Bovedas5 min walk
  • Popular LocationAvenida Balboa12 min walk
  • AirportPanama City (PTY-Tocumen Intl.)32 min drive

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About this area

Panama City

Central Hotel Panama is located in Casco Viejo, a neighborhood in Panama City, and is in the entertainment district. Notable landmarks in the area include Metropolitan Cathedral of Panama and Independence Square, and travelers wishing to experience a bit of culture can try Interoceanic Canal Museum.

What's nearby

  • Independence Square - 1 min walk
  • Interoceanic Canal Museum - 1 min walk
  • Metropolitan Cathedral of Panama - 1 min walk
  • Paseo de Las Bovedas - 5 min walk
  • Avenida Balboa - 12 min walk

Getting around

  • Estación Lotería - 9 min drive
  • Panama City Passenger Station - 17 min drive
  • Tocumen Intl. Airport (PTY) - 32 min drive

Restaurants

  • La Central — 1 min walk
  • Aki — 2 min walk
  • Nazca Peruvian Cuisine — 2 min walk
  • Casa Sucre Coffee House — 3 min walk
  • Calicanto Trattoria - Cocina Italiana — 3 min walk

About this property

Central Hotel Panama

Belle Époque Panama City hotel in Casco Viejo, near Independence Square
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, a rooftop terrace, and valet parking. All 135 rooms feature modern comforts like flat-screen TVs with cable channels, along with free WiFi. 24-hour room service, minibars, and free bottled water are among the other amenities available to guests.
Central Hotel Panama offers 135 accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. 47-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels.

Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. This Panama City hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center.

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

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services. Services include massages and manicures and pedicures.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
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

  • Self parking on site (USD 5.35 per stay)
  • Valet parking on site (USD 5.35 per stay)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10:30 AM: USD 18.00 for adults and USD 9.00 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Outdoor pool
  • Private picnics
  • Spa services

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

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

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Conference space (2208 square feet)
  • Meeting rooms - 5

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Rooftop terrace

Spa

  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Braille signage
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Couples dining
  • Renovated entire property - January 2016
  • Romance packages available
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 47-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Champagne service
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Window screens

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

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
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20.0 per day
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 buffet breakfast: USD 18.00 for adults and USD 9.00 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 5.35 per stay
  • Valet parking fee: USD 5.35 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20.0 per day

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, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and a security system

We should mention

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

Property is also known as

Central Hotel Panamae
Central Hotel Panama City
Central Panama City
Central Hotel Panama
Central Panama
Central Hotel Panama Hotel
Central Hotel Panama Panama City
Central Hotel Panama Hotel Panama City

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Overall score and ratings

4.4

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 204 out of 359 reviews
5 - Excellent 57%
Rating 4 - Good. 101 out of 359 reviews
4 - Good 28%
Rating 3 - Okay. 37 out of 359 reviews
3 - Okay 10%
Rating 2 - Poor. 13 out of 359 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 4 out of 359 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Liked the central location and beautiful square with Cathedral across the square plus the Museums of Canal history and Panama cultural history. Staff was positive and helpful at all times. Great stay!
Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Excellent hotel to stay in Old Panama
Nice hotel, friendly service, great location, good breakfast.
Stayed 5 nights in Mar 2020