The entrance to the Bristol Panama Hotel, one of the country's top-rated, located in the city's financial district, close to shopping, cultural attractions, and entertaining nightlife
The Tower Executive Room, with a king bed, has a view of Panama City at night
The bathroom in the Tower Executive Room with a large bathtub and modern vanity at the Bristol Panama Hotel
One of the Studio rooms in the Contemporary Tower at Bristol Panama Hotel, with one king-sized bed and modern design
The deluxe room at the Panama Bristol Hotel with a king-sized bed, lounge chairs, and a flat-screen TV
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Bristol Panama Hotel

Ranked as one of the Top 5 hotels in Central America by Condé Nast Traveler, Bristol Panama has long been considered Panama City’s finest. Located in the heart of the financial district, minutes from shopping, cultural attractions and entertaining nightlife, Bristol Panama is acclaimed for its timeless architecture, unrivaled service and handsomely appointed rooms.

Bristol Panama Hotel Review

AdventureSmith Explorations’ Bristol Panama Hotel review includes a detailed description and photo gallery. Our adventure travel experts can help compare the Bristol Panama Hotel with other Panama land adventure lodges. Choose the Bristol Panama Hotel because it is one of the best hotels in Panama City. Its exemplary Panamanian hospitality is distinguished by The Bristol Panama philosophy: that every guest deserves uncompromising personalized service.

From Deluxe Rooms enriched with every modern comfort to the largest Executive Suites to be found in Panama City, The Bristol Panama luxury hotel offers the experience of a luxurious, privileged travel experience. Gourmet Panamanian cuisine, timeless design, a wellness spa, outdoor pool and contemporary architecture merge to create a one-of-a-kind travel experience.

Amenities at Bristol Panama Hotel

The Spa on the 25th floor of the Bristol Tower promises relaxation, rejuvenation and wellness with a range of manual therapeutic and relaxation techniques, as well as facials, customized massages and spa treatments. An outdoor swimming pool and solarium, state-of-the-art computer station, business center and guest-only fitness center are designed to meet every guest’s needs.

Dining at Bristol Panama Hotel

The Salsipuedes Restaurant and 8°58′ Lounge are known for their five-star hospitality and unique spirit in which to enjoy dining and entertainment. The award-winning gourmet Salsipuedes Restaurant pays homage to its Panamanian roots and celebrates the city’s cheerful, convivial spirit and is named for one of Panama City’s most legendary streets, offering a spicy, soulful menu that updates traditional regional dishes with modern infusions of Panamanian ingredients.

Accommodations at Bristol Panama Hotel

Beautifully appointed accommodations celebrate the art, architecture and history of Panama in an ambiance that conveys sophistication and casual comfort. All rooms feature a 42-inch LCD Cable TV with pay-per-view movies, work desk and chair, fully-stocked minibar and refreshment center, in-room coffeemaker, MP3 alarm clock radio and iPod docking station, digital in-room safe, hairdryer, iron, ironing board, three direct-dial telephones, digitally-controlled air-conditioning unit, separate glass-enclosed shower and deep soaking tub.

Deluxe Room

Located in the Classic Tower, Deluxe Rooms feature one king-sized bed or two double beds in 430 square feet of comfort, with classic decoration in an inviting space.


Located on the upper floors of the Contemporary Tower, Studio rooms feature one king-sized bed in 409 square feet of modern design with all the necessary amenities for a complete stay.

Tower Executive Room

Located in the Contemporary Tower, spacious Tower Executive Rooms offers 560 square feet of modern space with wonderful views of Panama City and its modern urban design.

Executive Residences

Known as the biggest guestrooms in Panama City at 1,700 square feet, the luxurious condominium style Executive Residences feature a bedroom with one king-sized bed, luxurious Frette bed linens with Egyptian cotton, a generous living room, fully equipped kitchen with state-of-the art appliances, furnished cabinets and Italian marble bathrooms and bath amenities by Etro.

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