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Melia Panama Canal

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Located on the shores of Lake Gatún surrounded by lush, tropical vegetation, in the city of Colón (Panama), and a short distance from the Free Trade Zone, the Gatún locks, la Granja, the ruins of San Lorenzo and the beaches, the Meliá Panamá Canal is the best option for discovering Panamá, thanks to its beautiful natural surroundings, its comfortable and complete facilities and the quality of its services. The Meliá Panamá Canal is the perfect setting for living exciting adventure tours, ecotourism, bike rides, canopy and eco walks and hiking so you can admire the exquisite flora and fauna of this unique and idyllic corner of the world.
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Where to start? Very bare, sparse hotel. Checked into room. There weren’t any towels. Asked front desk for some. After 60 minutes and 2 more calls, we sat in front of desk until they got us some. Food? Only a bad buffet. Got in bed to discover they made bed with sheet on the
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Yes, the staff speak Spanish. This is a Spanish country! Many of the staff speak English and all are willing to assist. This hotel was built in the 1930's and has an interesting history. It is located on the waterfront of Lake Gatun and the grounds are lovely. It was so
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On my way to Costa Rica had a 3 days stopover in Colon Panama. We decided to stay at the Melia the hotel is very clean staff is good could have been a little more courteous. If you want peace and quiet I will recommend it away from the hustle and noise from Colon City. The
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Nice hotel, but needs roof repair, and pool and grounds updates. The front desk personal was not to friendly. Outside the hotel propriety it is kind of scary.In the trees, plenty howling monkey, and tropical birds,rainbow toucans..etc.Had a good time kayaking on Gatun lake.
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What a beautiful location but in a terribly run down area. Arrived at 1;30 PM and was told our room wouldn't be ready until 3:00. We left and visited another place on the canal and came back later. We visited the bar and was the only one in the building. Later that night we
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Just did this today, bus was cheap and easy to access 3 or 4 bucks from the Allbrook station in Panama City to Colon. cost us $8 to get from colon to the resort.
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Hi: Yellow fever vaccination is only required if you come from a country when the yellow fever exist, is a precaution of Panama Authorities in order to prevent Yellow Fever in their country. The vacconation proof -at least in my case as peruvian tourist- is a yellow card extended by “ministerio de salud” that certifies that I have received the vaccin 10 days prior to arrives at Panama. Tocumen is in panama city (Pacific ocean shore) and Melia Panama canal is in Colon (Atlantic Ocean shore). I was at Tocumen in August, and I went to Colon by Taxi Cab for US$ 90.00 (3 persons plus luggage) in a very confortable TOyota SUV that we got at 5he airport. You can also ask for the service at internet, and is about $80 from Tocumen to Melia in Colon. The trip is about one hour long, in a very good highway, sourrounded by the forest and lago gatun.
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Is a hotel offer scuba diving trips near by?
I do not have the answer to that question. We did not use the kayaks.
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"Ask for a room that faces the lake or pool."
"Pick a different hotel"
"Fridges, desks, TV, lamps, end tables, chairs.Good beds. My room was on the front of the hotel side second floor and was lovely."
"separate block of apartments offer more spacious accomodation"
"Just above main enterance, I have coleagu that sleept in one of those rooms and he had less problems then the rest of us."
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PRICE RANGE
US$86 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
melia panama canal hotel colonmelia hotel panama canalmelia hotel colon
LOCATION
PanamaColon ProvinceColon
NUMBER OF ROOMS
200
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