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What's Panama City like?

Panama City is a scenic place known for its restaurants and bars. Simply book a local tour to enjoy your stay a little more. Learn about the local heritage of Panama City at top landmarks like Metropolitan Cathedral of Panama and Bridge of the Americas. Popular sights like Cinta Costera and Albrook Shopping Mall won't disappoint.

Where are the best places to stay in Panama City?

We have 308 Panama City accommodations with prices starting at USD 12. Choose one of our 327 deals and get discounts of up to 60%.

Below are the number of accommodations by star rating in Panama City and the surrounding area:

  • • 11 5-star accommodations from USD 119 per night
  • • 62 4-star accommodations from USD 50 per night
  • • 67 3-star accommodations from USD 20 per night
  • • 8 2-star accommodations from USD 13 per night

Here are our travelers' top 5 places to stay in Panama City:

The Santa Maria, A Luxury Collection Hotel & Golf Resort, Panama City

Luxury hotel with spa, near Metromall Panama
  • • Free WiFi • 2 restaurants • Golf course • 2 outdoor pools • Spacious rooms

Global Hotel Panama

4-star hotel with outdoor pool, near Via Espana
  • • Free valet parking • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Spa • Walkable location

Bristol Panama

Luxury hotel with outdoor pool, near Via Espana
  • • Free breakfast • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Spa • Close to shopping

American Trade Hotel

Luxury hotel with outdoor pool, near Museum of History Panama
  • • Free valet parking • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Fitness center • Walkable location

La Concordia Boutique Hotel

Upscale hotel within walking distance of Metropolitan Cathedral of Panama
  • • Free breakfast • Free WiFi • 2 restaurants • 2 bars • Central location

How to Get to Panama City

What are the closest airports to Panama City?

  • • Panama City (PTY-Tocumen Intl.), 11.1 mi (17.9 km) from central Panama City
  • • Panama City (PAC-Marcos A. Gelabert Intl.), 2.5 mi (4 km) from central Panama City
  • • Balboa (BLB-Panama Pacifico Intl.), 6.3 mi (10.1 km) from central Panama City

Things to See and Do in Panama City

What is there to see in Panama City?

  • • Cinta Costera
  • • Metropolitan Cathedral of Panama
  • • Bridge of the Americas
  • • Miraflores Locks
  • • Avenida Balboa

What is there to do in Panama City?

  • • Albrook Shopping Mall
  • • Via Espana
  • • Multiplaza Pacific Mall
  • • El Dorado Mall
  • • Uruguay Street

Other Popular Panama City Attractions

  • • Panama Viejo
  • • Veracruz Beach
  • • Iglesia del Carmen
  • • Multicentro Panama
  • • National Bank House Museum

When is the best time to visit Panama City?

  • • Hottest months: March, April, February, January (average 91°F)
  • • Coldest months: February, January, March, November (average 72°F)
  • • Rainiest months: October, November, May, and August (average 9.73 inches of rainfall)

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