Meliá Panamá Canal

This hotel located in the lush rainforest just outside the city limits of Colon on the Atlantic entrance of the Panama Canal was formerly known as the School of the Americas, the U.S.-funded institution that trained some of Latin America’s infamous dictators.

Activities at Meliá Panamá Canal

Guests can choose between many social attractions in and around the hotel. Within the hotel, enjoy the beautiful and large swimming pool, tennis and basketball court, massage service and Kids Club. Nearby excursions are offered on the Gatun Lake, plus fishing, biking, visiting indigenous communities, a rainforest zipline and nature walks.

Dining at Meliá Panamá Canal

The Miraflores restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and the meat-specialized Darien restaurant offers exquisite a la carte dinners.

Accommodations at Meliá Panamá Canal

The hotel’s 285 rooms are spacious and offer guests a nice view over the rainforest and Gatun Lake.