Central Hotel Panama is one of many historic buildings recognized by UNESCO for its architectural significance within the Casco Antiguo – a designated World Heritage Site in Panama City.
The hotel was built nearly 150 years ago in the heart of Panama City, facing the beautiful Plaza de la Independencia in the Old Quarter; and it was the first hotel in the country at the time of its opening in 1874 so quickly became a meeting place for intrepid travelers.
The hotel recently underwent full renovations, including meticulous work to preserve the faade and original structure. The finished property creates a sense of historic luxury that can only be experienced first-hand.
Its 135 guestrooms and suites are tastefully appointed with Panamanian-style furnishings, offering the perfect blend of colonial-era charm and modern comfort. Besides, all of them are aquipped with amenities such as 47” flat-screen HD television, air conditioning, minibar, luxurious linens, coffee maker, hairdryer, slippers and robes, iron and ironing board, digital safe, alarm clock, and complimentary WiFi.
Additionally, the hotel boasts services including an outdoor pool with unbeatable views of Casco Viejo, a modern fitness center and spa, four venues for meetings and events, and four different dining options ranging from a five-star Argentine restaurant to a rooftop Bar Lounge.