An aerial view of the Meliá Panamá Canal, a large hotel with a swimming pool near lush rainforest and Gatun Lake
up close view of orchids and a branded towel in front of the bathtub at melia hotel panama canal
room with two crisp grey and white beds, table and chair and large window at melia hotel panama canal
room with a large white bed with grey checked blanked on it, yellow wall and window at melia hotel panama canal
double room with table and chairs, orange floor and large picture window at melia hotel panama canal
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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.

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