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Hotel Playa Blanca Beach Resort

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115 Km Via Interamericana, Farallon, Rio Hato 8437 Panama See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Rooms 5 out 5.Pools.5 out 5 Food buffet 4 out of 5.Specialty Restaurants 5 out 5. Drinks 4 Out Of 5.Cleanliness Pool 4.5 out 5 Loungers 3 out of 5.restaurants 5 out 5. Grounds 5 out 5.Plants/Trees 5 out of 5.Staff Throughout 5 out 5...More

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Response from CUSTOMERSERVICE P, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel Playa Blanca Beach ResortResponded 4 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for sharing such kind comments with TripAdvisor readers, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, it was an honor having you. We are pleased to know you enjoyed our facilities and excelent service. It is gratifying to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in the Hotel playa Blanca from Sept 20-Sept 27 and really , really!! we enjoyed our times over-there. What a wonderful times we had at this Hotel!!!. people from this wonderful country called Panama are so nice and friendly, really, really!! .The people...More

1  Thank Seaside42189
Response from CUSTOMERSERVICE P, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel Playa Blanca Beach ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for sharing such kind comments with TripAdvisor readers, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, it was an honor having you. We are pleased to know you enjoyed our facilities and excelent service. It is gratifying to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Considering the hotel: 2 Very positive notes: The seafood restaurant was amazing The Italian restaurant was good and tasty. The beds and the rooms were super comfortable and we had no issue with the T.V nor the air-conditioner. The hotel is rundown but it did...More

1  Thank Wanderer311982
Response from CUSTOMERSERVICE P, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel Playa Blanca Beach ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Good Afternoon Mr. Kalaydjian, We Thank You for your comments, they have been passed through our General Director in order to take care of all the poinst that you mentioned. This will help us out to improve all of the services that we provide to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have to say..the bar and restaurant staff are GREAT. The Food was wonderful in the buffet area. The beach food..was the WORST. Stale chips and if you don't eat meat..there are no good choices. Chips stale and no salsa. Lettuce needed help and it...More

1  Thank Staceyscuba
Response from CUSTOMERSERVICE P, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel Playa Blanca Beach ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, I want to take this moment to thank you for comments; all the feedback given to us helps us find all areas of opportunity that we have in the hotel, for us, our guests are paramount and always a pleasure to know that...More

Reviewed 25 August 2018

Stayed for a week in August as a single parent, 8/10-8/16. Reading the reviews, I figured this was a budget hotel with imperfect facilities & service but decent food. Okay. I kept my expectations accordingly low and did not want to be just another complaining...More

1  Thank Frederic M
Response from CUSTOMERSERVICE P, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel Playa Blanca Beach ResortResponded 26 August 2018

Dear Mr. Frederic, Thank you for sharing with the traveling community your most recent experience at the PLAYA BLANCA HOTEL & RESORT. First of all I would like to ask for an apology for the inconveniences that you had during your stay with us. I...More

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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Free Internet
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Casino and Gambling
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
219
Price range
US$127 - US$257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Playa Blanca Hotel Farallon
,
Playa Blanca Hotel And Resort
,
Hotel Playa Blanca Panama
,
Playa Blanca Resort Panama
,
Playa Blanca Panama City
,
Blanca Panama Playa
,
Hotel Playa Blanca Beach Resort Panama/Farallon
Location
Panama > Cocle Province > Rio Hato > Farallon
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
219
Price range
US$127 - US$257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Playa Blanca Hotel Farallon
,
Playa Blanca Hotel And Resort
,
Hotel Playa Blanca Panama
,
Playa Blanca Resort Panama
,
Playa Blanca Panama City
,
Blanca Panama Playa
,
Hotel Playa Blanca Beach Resort Panama/Farallon
Location
Panama > Cocle Province > Rio Hato > Farallon
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Traveller (1,944)
Pool & Beach (614)
Room & Suite (516)
Dining (220)
Amenities (149)
Family and Play Areas (58)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (6)
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JJMBishop28
12 October 2018|
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Response from 68traveler1240 | Reviewed this property |
When we were there we were not allowed to use the big salt water pool. I t was reserved for "owners" only. We used the small one next to it but it was not the same. Also, for your info, the beach leaves a lot to be... More
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Danielle L
8 July 2018|
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Response from Clyde P | Reviewed this property |
I found the resort very safe We even went to Panama City and to the markets and malls and felt very safe We had or found no issues
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"the Hotel overhaul is good Hotel"
Seaside42189
1 week ago
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"we were fortunate with the third section and second floor right on the pool"
Wanderer311982
2 weeks ago
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"ASK for the TOWN CENTER rooms they much better a little walk but WORTH IT..."
bulufish
17 Aug 2018
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"Don't waste your money, all inclusive is horrible ...."
123Rachel2001
26 May 2018
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