Hotels in Panama City, Panama

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Panama City, Panama
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$28 - $198

CHEAPEST NEIGHBORHOOD IN PANAMA CITYSanta Ana72% cheaperHotels in Santa Ana are the cheapest in Panama City at just $28 per night on average
MOST EXPENSIVE NEIGHBORHOOD IN PANAMA CITYJuan Diaz50% more expensiveJuan Diaz has the highest priced hotels in Panama City with rooms averaging $198 per night
MOST POPULAR NEIGHBORHOOD IN PANAMA CITYBella Vista76% more users visitedMore momondo users search for hotels in Bella Vista than any other neighborhood in Panama City

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Hotels in popular neighborhoods in Panama City

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When to book a hotel in Panama City

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Low SeasonSeptembercheapest month to stay
High SeasonFebruarymost expensive time to stay
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$123 - $161

Cheapest day of weekSaturdayis the cheapest day of the week to book
Highest day of weekWednesdayis the most expensive day of the week to book
$143is the average per night cost for a hotel on this day
$131is the average per night cost for a hotel on this day

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Global Hotel Panama

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Average Length of Stay

7 days
The cheapest price for a room in Panama City found in the last 7 days is $20/night. This rate is available with Hotel San Remo, a 3-star hotel.
Travel with comfort when booking a room with Global Hotel Panama, the most popular 5-star hotel in Panama City (8.3/10 rating - based on 1,601 reviews).
There are 970 hotels in Panama City close to Panama City Tocumen Intl. Crowne Plaza Panama Airport is the nearest with a distance of 0.4 mi from this airport.
On average, people stay for 7 days when lodging at hotels in Panama City. The average accommodation price for 7 days in Panama City in the past week is $935.

Panama City travel tips

Panama’s major local airport is situated in Panama City. Known as Aeropuerto Marcos A. Gelabert, this major local airport is close to the Albrook bus terminal and the Mall. Buses are the basic transit mode that most travelers and Panamanians use to get around. They operate frequently and are fast and affordable. One of the nation’s biggest bus terminals is found in the city of Panama. Referred to as Gran Terminal de Transportes, you’ll find this terminal in the Albrook neighborhood. You’ll find two other large hubs in David and Santiago. Azuero Peninsula’s major bus terminals are situated in Las Tablas and Chitre. Several parts of Panama City rely on boats as their major mode of transportation, such as the archipelagos of Guna Yala and Bocas del Toro. Water-taxis and ferries move frequently between Panama City and Isla Contadora.

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Average $101

Most expensive $324

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Where to stay in Panama City

Found in the city’s southern area, Casco Viejo is a historic territory that’s ideal for travelers who want to indulge in Panamanian culture and history. It’s one of the most exciting places to reside in the Capital. The atmosphere is eclectically trendy, hip, historical, international and bohemian. This district also offers a lot of nightlife. Bella Vista is another exciting place for travelers to stay in. It’s saturated with high-rises galore and condominium luxury towers. It’s recommended to book hotels in Panama City located in Bella Vista since they are cost-friendly and available in surplus. Bella Vista offers everything from fast-food restaurants to high-end bistros, tour operators, shops, casinos and bars.

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The city’s alluring beach is adored by tourists and locals of all ages, who visit it to play, socialize, relax, swim or bask in the sun. some of the top landmarks on the waterfront include Pier Park and City Pier. You can also find cheap hotels in Panama City located along the beachfront. You can also visit St. Andrews State park and explore Shell Island, a large barrier island with an incredible beach stretch. Shell Island has great snorkeling spots and the Shell Island Snorkel and Dolphin Excursion host a dolphin-watching cruise at St. Andrews Bay. One of the options for off-beach activities during cooler days is a visit to ZooWorld. It’s a small zoo with a wide assortment of animals such as giraffes, lions, tigers, reptiles and tropical birds.

Apart from harboring various hotels in Panama City, it’s also home to diverse, eclectic and forward-thinking neighborhoods. Elcangrejo is home to an ever-growing, trendy street dubbed Via Argentina, that provides an assortment of exciting restaurants offering traditional Panamanian, Indian food, sushi and so on. Towards El Cangrejo's other side is Via Espana, which is Obarrio’s business-savvy and ultra-chic neighborhood. If you’re looking for luxury, find Panama City hotels located in Obarrio’s ultra-chic neighborhood.

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Avenida Balboa is one of the places you cannot miss visiting when taking a trip to Panama as this important avenue is the most popular in all Panama City. Whether you are on a business trip, family vacation, or just looking to have a fun-filled weekend, Avenida Balboa Avenue has everything you need. Staying in a hotel on this avenue will ensure that you get easy access to the city center, Panama City Beach, and Cinta Costera. Some of the hotels on this avenue are Torres de Alba Hotel & Suites and Hotel Milan. These cheap Panama hotels strategically located in the heart of the city place you just a short distance from the beach and only blocks away from dining options like Machu Picchu Restaurant, Martin Fierro, and Chris Restaurant. Torres de Alba Hotel & Suites also has a business center, an outdoor pool, and a fitness center as part of the amenities.

Most hotels in Panama City are kid-friendly as they have amenities and services that fit the needs of parents traveling to Panama with their kids. These kid-friendly hotels in Panama City have fully furnished family rooms, pools, and fine accommodations for your kid’s pet. Consider staying at Intercontinental Miramar Panama Hotel if you are looking for a kid-friendly hotel in Panama City. This pet-friendly accommodation boasts of large family rooms with cribs, a private pool, and a 24-hour front desk that helps you during your stay. It also has children’s television networks and a playground to keep your kids lively. Child care or babysitting services are also provided for those parents who would love some time alone or to carry out other tasks during their stay in Panama City.

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