Waldorf Astoria Panama
- Free WiFi
- Parking On Site
A stay at Waldorf Astoria Panama places you in the heart of Bella Vista, convenient to Iglesia del Carmen and Metropolitan Cathedral of Panama. This 5-star hotel is within close proximity of Megapolis Convention Center and Via Espana.
Make yourself at home in one of the 142 air-conditioned rooms featuring MP3 docking stations and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming provides entertainment. Private bathrooms have rainfall showerheads and complimentary toiletries. Conveniences include phones, as well as laptop-compatible safes and desks.
Spa, Wellness & Premium Amenities
Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. If you’re looking for recreational opportunities, you’ll find an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). Guests can catch a ride on the complimentary shuttle, which operates within 2 km.
Food & Drink
Grab a bite to eat at one of the hotel’s 2 restaurants and 2 coffee shops/cafés, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Relax with a refreshing drink from a poolside bar or one of the 2 bars/lounges. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM for a fee.
Business & Travel Amenities
Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and express check-in. Planning an event in Bella Vista? This hotel has facilities measuring 3391 square feet (315 square meters), including meeting rooms. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free valet parking is available onsite.
How to Get There
The Waldorf Astoria Panamá is well situated, as it is within walking distance to the financial banking center, Iglesia del Carmen, parque Urracá and some restaurants. Easy to get to places with Uber.
Staff was friendly and provided excellent customer service.
The mini-suite was spacious with many toiletries that US hotels no longer provide unless one asks. However, no daily refill of toiletries was provided.
Room was spotless. My only suggestion is to add a non-skid mat to the spacious shower since the tiles were very slippery.
The lobby bar staff was friendly and attentive. Breakfast buffet had a great selection of breads, sweet rolls, cereal, yogurt, fresh fruits, cheeses, fresh omelets/fried eggs station, fresh fruit juices, everything! The staff was also very attentive.
Did not have time to use the pool or the pool bar.
At the reception desk there is a sign that says their goal is 9 to 10. Unfortunately, it wasn’t close. Doormen and reception staff were helpful and accommodating but the rooms are not maintained making it a less than luxurious experience that I associate with the brand. Breakfast was abundant but uninspiring. They have some work to do all around.
The Waldorf-Astoria Panama is a wonderful luxury respite in busy Panama City. It's on a quiet street conveniently located in downtown. The decor is beautiful, the staff is professional, friendly and helpful and the outdoor pool is heavenly.
Nice hotel. Price is good and service great. Property a bit dated but It is made up by having good service. Conceirge give us good advice and the hotel manager is very attention to customer needs. Buffer breakfast was great. Unfortunately dinner is not as good. Will stay here again
Selected this property as part of American Express’ “Fine Hotels” program, and was our first time staying at a Waldorf Hotel. Overall a good experience however as a 5-star property, there is some room for improvement.
• Pros - spacious room & bathroom, great bathtub, comfortable bed, Salvatore Ferragamo body products, large modern fitness center, welcoming pool bar, knowledgeable concierge, friendly front desk staff
• Cons - very limited room service options, qualify and availability of spa treatment, small pool area, daily replenishment of room amenities by room service
All in all, I’d consider staying again, barring improvement in some of these areas.