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The Bristol

The Bristol is a lovely 56 bedroom hotel designed with a touch of Latin American charm. The lobby is adorned with paintings by Panamanian artists and the hotel facilities are excellent.

Guest rooms are large with marble bathrooms, there is a fitness studio and a first class restaurant serving a range of Panamanian specialities. Its location is in the center of the financial district, within walking distance of the city’s cultural attractions, shopping quarters and the Bay of Panama.

OUR RATING: First Class

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Tour ideas in Panama City

Our itineraries are there to spark ideas for how you could include a stay at The Bristol as part of your trip. Treat them simply as suggestions, because every aspect of the trip we create for you will be yours to define.

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    Alternative places to stay nearby

    Where possible, we like to offer a range of accommodation for each stop of your trip, chosen by our specialists as some of their favorite places to stay. To help you make the right choice, we give each property a rating based on its facilities and service, but we also look for hotels with distinct character or a location that can't be bettered.

    Experiences while staying here

    The following activities are designed to give you the most authentic experiences of the area where you're staying. We work with local guides, who use their knowledge and often a resident's eye to show you the main sights and more out-of-the-way attractions. Our specialists can also suggest outdoor pursuits and activities, such as cooking classes, that will introduce you to the traditions of the area's inhabitants.

    • Emberá Indian Village
      Embera Indians, Panama

      Emberá Indian Village

      Emberá Indian Village

      This tour goes up into the hills outside Panama City to the Chagres River where you transfer with your guide onto an open-top Emberá motorized canoe. You zip along the clear river waters by boat through beautiful scenery to visit the small indigenous community of Emberá Indians in the Chagres National Park.

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    • Gatún Lake Boat Tour & Rainforest Hike
      Gatun Lake, Panama

      Gatún Lake Boat Tour & Rainforest Hike

      Gatún Lake Boat Tour & Rainforest Hike

      Travel along the scenic Gamboa Road to the Soberania National Park for a walk along the Pipeline Road, Plantation Road or El Charco Trail, all of which are fantastic for viewing the unique ecology of the canal watershed.

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    • Panama City & Canal Tour
      Cruise ship on the Panama Canal

      Panama City & Canal Tour

      Panama City & Canal Tour

      The tour of Panama City takes in the Miraflores Locks on the Panama Canal, Panama Viejo and Casco Antiguo. The tour begins with a visit to the impressive Miraflores Locks on the Panama Canal.

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