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Parkland, Florida
Reviewed 9 January 2006

I read with interest how the reviews for this hotel have deteriorated over the last few months. I had reviewed this hotel in May 2005 when the majority of the reviews varied between 4/5 star. I notice now that many of the recent reviews are 1/2/3 star. Having just returned from a 5 day stay I think I can interpret...

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35Thank gabirds
Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 8 January 2006

We stayed at the Decameron Resort, Panama, from Nov. 28 - Dec. 12, 2005 and had a fabulous time. The resort is beautiful - the grounds lush and spotless. The rooms were exceptionally clean - very basic - but we travel every year and have done so since 1993 and have found the majority of rooms we have stayed in...

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Paris, France
1 review
26 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2006

I always find it interesting when certain reviewers claim that other people are incapable of judging the quality of their vacation experience. That aside, The Decameron Hotel was excellent. I generally dislike all-inclusive style hotels because the staff are treated horribly by guests who assume that saving up $1000 earns them a week of nobility. If you like grilled fish...

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Niagara
Reviewed 4 January 2006

Stayed at Decameron on Dec 30 -Jan 1 --check in took 1.5 HOURS!! Toured much of Panama on my own and loved the rest of the country --this place is a real let down--Decameron does not represent the rest of the country- It took 2 days to get rooms key for each of us and we had to leave a...

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3Thank scottbeen
Reviewed 3 January 2006

We were there for 10 days 12/19 - 12/29 Very beautifull hotel, huge and oriented in a way to give a very large beachfront. We enjoyed the warm and sunny weather. Almost no wind and no wave. Everything is very clean, to the obsession. Service is very good and can be compare to service we have in canadian restaurants: waiters...

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Toronto, Ontario
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20 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2005

We stayed at the Decameron from December 12 - 19, 2005. The vacation overall was excellent however the highlights were not of the resort. The grounds of the massive resort are meticulously maintained, however, be prepare to walk. Allow yourself an entire day to become oriented and to learn your way around. There are also 67 or 73 steps down...

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Toronto, Ontario
1 review
21 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2005

This was our first trip to Panama and certainly will not be the last. We had a wonderful and recomend this resort to those looking for a bit more than beach going. In any good review you have to look at all aspects of the trip, the breakdown of our trip is: Location: The one downside to this resort is...

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Bowmanville, Ontario
1 review
14 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2005

My husband and I stayed at this resort for 1 week from Nov. 28 - Dec. 5th. We have done a lot of travelling and I must say this resort was fantastick! The food was excellent, the staff was great, the pools are beautiful and so is the beach! Very hot, which is what we like! and the Canopy Adventure...

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Reviewed 27 December 2005

Hola: I have just read recent negative reviews of the Royal Decameron Resort in Panama. Three of us spent Dec.5-12/05 at the Decameron. It was wonderful. We have travelled to Cuba, Mexico, and the Dominican all at 4-5 star all inclusives. We experienced none of the complaints listed by these reviewers. Firstly, the towel issue,(as my daughter says) if you...

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23Thank wwanda
canada
Reviewed 27 December 2005

As a Canadain woman of colour, I have experienced racisim, but rarely of the magnitude and zeal that I did at this resort. Workers and other latin american tourists stared at us, ignored us, laughed at us, and made us feel most unwelcome. This is the type of treatment we received all over this resort. One worker asked my friend...

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Beachfront
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  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Golf course
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Royal Decameron Golf, Beach Resort & Villas Panama is an all inclusive hotel located about 2 kilometers of white sandy beach in Farallon, Panama. The hotel is located on the Pacific coast, close to many tourist attractions. Also, the city of Panama and the Tocumen International Airport (PTY) are located 120 miles away. The Royal Decameron in Panama hotel offers 852 guestrooms in low-rise buildings and 370 rooms Villas. Each room is equipped with air conditioning, satellite TV, closet, safe (local charge), direct dial telephone (with deposit cash at the reception) and a private bathroom with shower and hair dryer. Also have a minibar as part of the all inclusive plan and the villas are located on the golf course. Royal Decameron Golf, Beach Resort & Villas Panama offers eight pools for adults three wading pools, three hot tubs, a casino, a golf course with 18 holes and a full spa. This beach hotel also offers a variety of organized activities on land and water for the whole family, and two convention centers for business travelers. The Royal Decameron Golf, Beach Resort has 11 bars, a nightclub and 10 restaurants ranging from traditional to the more exotic. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal Decameron Beach Resort, Golf & Casino

Address: Avenida principal Farallon, Km.115, Farallon, Rio Hato, Panama
Region: Panama > Cocle Province > Rio Hato > Farallon
Price Range: €157 - €256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Royal Decameron Beach Resort, Golf & Casino 3*
Number of rooms: 1170
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Also Known As:
Royal Decameron Beach Resort, Golf Hotel Farallon
Royal Decameron Beach Resort, Golf And Casino
Royal Decameron Beach Resort Panama
Royal Decameron Beach Hotel
Royal Decameron Panama
Hotel Royal Decameron Beach
Royal Decameron Costa Blanca Hotel
Royal Decameron Beach Resort, Golf & Casino Panama/Farallon
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“Condo #43's next to lobby 3: access to morning coffee & tea, bar, no line ups to book a la cartes + well stocked boutique!”
SusanaMolinolo, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Be specific in asking for beach front - ground floor - how many beds etc. Close to Lobbys is also very important”
dnd101, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Beach view”
jane-marie-13, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We were across from lobby 2 and close to the buffet and fun pool. No complaints because we found it central to everything.”
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“Most rooms are ocean view so check it out before pestering the staff.”
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