Pros: Location was good. I felt safe. Room was adorable and bedding was clean. Breakfast staff was accommodating to our early dive departure. Breakfast served and adequate but no options, if that is ...
Cons: While this was clean and cute, I felt the price was high for the accommodations offered in this area. Therefore, I expected more even though it's a developing area. The bathroom and shower were ...
Pros: Before we embarked on a boat to the San Blas Island, we decided to treat ourselves to a little bit of luxury. The rooms in Casa Congo were very, very nice and the bathroom absolutely gorgeous. We had ...
Pros: very pleasant rooms
Cons: the kitchen staff could be a bit more friendly and try to enjoy their work
Pros: Room is very clean, well set up and comfortable. Staff is very friendly and helpful. Food at the restaurant is very good.
Cons: The variety of the breakfast was better the first time I stayed: better fruits, juice and there was also jam for the bread. This time was more limited, but still good.
Pros: The decoration and the view
Cons: We try to do n early check in and they didnt let us because they were cleaning the rooms, the re was noone the re. We checked in at 3.30 pm, the shower wasnt clean
Pros: This is the best hotel in Portobelo. It is safe, comfortable, and good service.
Pros: paysage, centre d'artisanat à même l'hôtel
Cons: ai conditioning did not work, waves during the night made boat reckage next to our room was very noisy
Pros: Highpoints were the view, the hammock, the location. Breakfast was convenient and ample. Room was very clean and neat including the rainfall style shower and bathroom. The air conditioner in our ...
Pros: We stayd at Reina Congo room. Beautiful view and nice decoration. The breakfast was amazing - fruits, coffee, natural juice, eggs and fresh toast. Really nice staff - Israel helped us a lot! The boat ...
Cons: The neighborhood is quite poor and there is not much to do in town apart taking a boat and going to near beaches. Towels weren't in good conditions so take yours. Don't expect cleaning service...
Pros: Great room, clean, beautifully decorated with art. Loved this place and breakfast was great as well. Wish we would have had booked our whole stay there.
With a stay at Casa Congo in Portobelo, you'll be on the beach and minutes from Fuerte Santiago and Fuerte San Fernando. This bed & breakfast is within close proximity of Real Aduana de Portobelo and Fuerte San Jerónimo.
Make yourself at home in one of the 4 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Rooms have private balconies or patios. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms with showers are provided.
Take in the views from a terrace and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access.
Enjoy a satisfying meal at a restaurant serving guests of Casa Congo.
Pros: I liked the decorations. I loved the quiet environment and how the place is surrounded with green plants and beautiful flowers.
Pros: Nice rooms, perfect beds, nice surroundings, great pool.
Cons: In fact, I would rate it as perfect but!!! I am 99% sure, that I left at the hotel my jeans with leather belt and probably charger for computer, too. Although I sent 3 mails to the hotel to the adress...
Cons: The music at the pool was far too loud....
Pros: Old colonial style but not a lot else.
Cons: Awful place. We booked for 4 nights and left after 1 even though we couldn't get a refund. Like staying at a train station with hoards of daytrippers parading through the grounds barging everyone ...
Cons: The neighborhood seems creepy at night.
Pros: The room was excelent and confy
Cons: I wasnt able to conect to the wifi
Pros: Confortable bed
Cons: Food, wifi
Cons: Staff; unprofessionally people. Not kindly, and believing they are at home talking with their mothers.
Pros: The setting is beautiful
Cons: Not much stock in bar. Out of almost everything. Food was average. Lost our reservation on arrival although they found it in the end. Key to room did not work. A/C never got cold in room. No towels in room. No internet connection info available in room. When we tried to call for towels and wifi info the telephone also did not work. I have stayed here many times previously and loved it but it seems that the hotel has gone downhill drastically.
Pros: location was beautiful, the food was good
The old Antigua Escuela de las Americas (Ancient School of the Americas) has been transformed into the 5 star Hotel Meliá Panamá Canal, providing elegant and comfortable facilities. This hotel in Colon is located on the banks of Lake Gatun and only 10 minutes from the Colón Free Trade Zone. The Hotel Meliá Panamá Canal is the perfect starting point for activities such as adventure tours, ecotourism; cycling, canopy tours, eco-walks or trekking to view the exotic and diverse flora and fauna around our hotel in Colon, excursions in catamaran on the calm waters of Lake Gatún, fishing, boat or jet ski tours of the Lake, the first Golf Driving Range on the water in Panama, shopping, Caribbean beaches and much, much more. Paradise exists. Come and see it for yourself at the Hotel Meliá Panamá Canal!
Pros: The view was great, not too far from from Portobello, and the manager was really a great trustworthy guy. It was easy to arrange day trips from this place as well.
Cons: Having to pay 5-7 dollars whenever we wanted to get to or from town.
Pros: We had a great time at Rancho Juancho! Eddie (the owner) was very nice and helpful and the place is beautiful. It is perfect for a short escape from the city and there are a lot of outdoor activities ...
Pros: Fantastic view, extra nice managers, quiet
Cons: Steep driveway, fridge could be bigger, pots and pans a bit newer
Pros: The staff is friendly and helpful.
Cons: The object is located at the hill, so you have good view on the sea but no access to the beach. The bungalows are very basic (you can probably get better deals in other places in the area that are not...
Pros: The view is amazing and the owners are very nice and friendly
Cons: There are no hot water. This is something that should be known to the guest before the booking. Also at night lots of huge noisy bugs entered the room, lots of mosquitos and i came back with tons of ...
Pros: Beautiful view from cabin.
Cons: There were 2 dogs that barked almost all night. The people that were staffing the place left for the evening and didn't get home until after midnight. Their dogs barked LOUDLY right outside our ...
Pros: Great view, safe, private
Cons: No horse excursions as advertised Internet was weak
Pros: breakfast and paella good staff friendly
Cons: very simple facilities, need to ask to change towels, no internet, no cleaning, no beach close. nearest beach 7 km not clean. You need a car !
Pros: Amazing view, really friendly owners.
Pros: good breakfast very nice staff
Cons: no hot water in shower no internet
Rancho Juancho is a great choice for a stay in Mechi. Free self parking is an added perk, and guests can keep active with onsite hiking/biking trails and horse riding/rentals. A terrace and a garden are other highlights, and rooms offer conveniences like kitchenettes and sofa beds.
When visiting Portobelo, Panama Divers & Octopus Garden Dive Center is a great choice to consider. The restaurant is the perfect spot for a bite to eat, and after having fun at the outdoor pool, you can unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge.
Cons: They advertise free internet but then said we had to pay. They failed to honor our Panamanian jubilado discount (granted by law). Staff is NOT friendly or helpful.
Pros: Good location, good for shopping, easy access to and from, good food, comfortable bed and friendly and welcoming staffs.
Cons: Can't think of anything.
Pros: Gym needs some new upgrades on equipment
Cons: Lobby could use an update. Make it lighter in color, more welcoming. Pricing of rooms could be re-evaluated, too pricey for the location and the age of the facility. The website pictures are not ...
Pros: The Staff are great and very helpful, as i was riding in the Ocean 2 Ocean cycle ride the Hotel had breakfast early for all the riders before the ride start.
Cons: Not much.
Pros: The staff in the restaurant were excellent.
Cons: The room was too cold
Pros: location right on cruise port, possibly the best area in Colon
Cons: breakfast buffet was mostly deep fried stuff
Cons: The front staff
Pros: The staff was professional and friendly, and that's not automatic in this region. The hotel was clean. The restaurant was delicious.
Cons: The neighborhood is rough, but that's Colon for you. I did feel safe here regardless.
Pros: The restaurant and bar area were nice the pool area was nice. The price was good
Cons: The location was very industrial with not much to do and the staff was not knowledgable of the things to do in the surrounding area. There was a musty smell in the hallway and my mold allergy was very affected in the room.
Our 102 guest rooms are equipped with all the amenities needed for both business and leisure trips. A clean and delicate tropical decoration will relax your senses at all times. Complimentary high-speed internet access, 32-inches LCD TV with cable and pay-per-view digital systems provide our guests with state-of-the-art in-room entertainment. 24-hour room service; outdoor adult and children swimming pools; 3 meeting rooms; Business Center; gym, steam rooms and sauna; Drake`s Restaurant with international cuisine; cafeteria and deli; Lobby Bar and Lounge; Casino on premises. In our 4 Suites we offer upgraded amenities, such as: bath robes, slippers and turndown service. We also offer one accessible room and full-accessible premises. We also offer wireless high-speed internet access on public areas at reasonable rates.
Cons: Room not clean, needs maintenance, expensive food, very expensive for a low level hotel
Pros: Food good and restaurant area better maintained than rest of hotel.
Cons: Room and bathroom in need of renovation. Very tired decor.Bathroom more like a gloomy cave due woeful lighting. Bedroom lighting not much better with one ceiling lamp not working . However bed and ...
Pros: Front desk staff very friendly and helpful.
Cons: Nothing at the location apart from the marina.
Pros: Staff, view, and restaurant.
Cons: Spartan room, bad shower nozzle and flow, poor WiFi.
Pros: Good food. Friendly staff
Pros: rooms very nice, restaurant was surprisingly good.
Cons: You have to pay for wifi, and its slow and unreliable. They rely on the Marina for wifi service: marina office closes at 3.30 so there is nobody to help with problems. Also, only allowed one device ...
Pros: The bed is very comfortable
Cons: Everything looks a bit worn. The restaurant only opens at 08:00 am so you can't get coffee or breakfast before that time but they are the only hotel on this side of the canal so there is little ...
Pros: Very convenient for the Marina, obviously. Good showers, very comfortable bed. Staff very friendly and helpful.
Cons: No towels when we checked in and none until 1830 because 'they were at the laundry' - buy some more! Restaurant service sometimes indifferent. Very expensive for what it is.
A great choice for a stay in Colon, Marina Hotel at Shelter Bay features an airport shuttle (available on request) and a marina. The outdoor pool is a great spot to take a dip, and guests can grab a bite to eat at The Dock Restaurant, which serves international cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Other features include a fitness center and a spa tub.
Pros: Room very spacious, housekeeping staff super friendly
Cons: Smell like old and dusty in the room
Pros: We had a lovely room with a king sized bed & spa bath.
Cons: This area in the centre of Colon is truly grubby, major roadworks disrupting traffic, fetid water free flowing in the rubble through the streets. Our hotel was a haven; if you have to go to Colon, as ...
Pros: Customer service was extraordinarily good.
Cons: Scary, dangerous part of town. Street people were sleeping on the sidewalk within 100 feet of the hotel entrance.
Pros: Everything was cool
Cons: Shower take to long with hot water
Cons: We booked on booking.com a hotelroom with breakfast. When we arrived we ask where to have breakfast, the receptionist told us that we can't get breakfast although we booked it and she had it on ...
Pros: Nice and clean rooms.
Cons: Very unfriendly staff. Bad area. Not a good breakfast.
Cons: wifI is weak the further away from the lobby you are.
Pros: Wi-fi and TV
Cons: Location is awful and in very dangerous part of town Amenities very basics Old style No restaurant or room service Front desk price was cheaper than booking!
Hotel Andros is a great choice for a stay in Colon. Guests will have free perks like WiFi, self parking, and wired Internet.
Pros: Great view. Rustic accommodations. Amazing place down the road food and drinks. I can't remember the name but it is on the main road, stucco looking structure.
Cons: Might be a tough spot if you don't have transportation.
Pros: Nice Location with See View. On our way Back we stayed there again.
Cons: First the staff showed us a very small room. Fortunately the AC did not Work. So we got another spacious room. Why should we stay in that small room ? We were 1 Out of 1 guests.
Pros: friendly nice staff, had fresh pineapples that they peeled and cut for us.. Quick trips to the island
Cons: everything was ok for us...
Cons: The attention was bad. After 6pm they left the hotel with no security, and there were no one to ask for something or to complain about something. We opened the garage door ourselves and closed the ...
Cons: There wasn't,t water some of the time
Pros: Right on the water Good view
Cons: Not central to the main town Staff unhelpful and charged us extra tax when we arrived Key would not work for our room and there were no staff members to be seen Light in room didn't work and had...
Pros: Room was clean and bed comfortable--my husband said his side sagged a bit. AC worked fine, beautiful view of the Caribbean.
Cons: While the facility is clean and has a fresh coat of paint, it needs underlying renovation and repair--e.g., the stairs which were fine, but clearly patched.
Pros: Perhaps this was once a beatiful place, set at the waterfront. However it lost its luster, the hurricane damage still hasn't been cleared. Everything at this place is run down, leaking, rusting, ...
Pros: awesome view from the room and great staff
Enjoy your visit to Portobelo with a stay at ScubaPortobello - Hostel. Guests can keep active with onsite scuba diving and snorkeling.
Hotel Meryland is a great choice for a stay in Colon. You can relax with a drink at the bar/lounge, and the coffee shop/café is the perfect spot to grab a bite to eat. Room service and free WiFi are offered in all rooms.
At Hotel Expo Centro Zona Libre, you'll be within a 15-minute drive of Gatun Locks. Guests can visit the fitness center for a workout or grab a bite to eat at Mojitos Cuban Cuisine, which serves international cuisine. An outdoor pool and a bar/lounge are other highlights, and rooms offer memory foam beds and LCD TVs.