Panama luxury Archive

A Video Tour of Finisterre Suites in Panama

We just posted a review of one of Panama City’s newest luxury hotels, Finisterre Suites and Spa. We’ve got plenty of details about it on our site, as well as some photos, but you can get an even better feel for it with that video above. I liked this place a lot because even the [...]

A New Hotel Scene in Panama City, Central America

Recession? Housing crisis? Reduced lending for development? Not in the “hub of the Americas. Forget everything we’ve said in the past about there being a shortage of hotels in Panama City. It’s time for me to update the intro on our Luxury Hotels in Panama page. A few years ago the pickings were slim, but [...]

Finally, a New Luxury Hotel in Panama City

Almost from our launch time we’ve bemoaned the lack of luxury hotels in Panama City. For such an international center of commerce and banking, it’s baffling that there are so few great hotels in the city itself. There are reasons for this—the bubble in residential and commercial real estate over the past few years being [...]

Bristol’s New Buenaventura Beach Hotel in Panama

Editor’s update 2013 – Bristol Buenaventura in Panama is now a JW Marriott, managed by the Marriott corporation. They’ve dropped the old name and it’s just JW Marriott Panama Golf and Resort. Leaving this blog post up though as there have been no substantial changes otherwise. If you’re staying in Panama City, the Bristol Hotel [...]