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Hotel Playa Blanca Beach Resort

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Just returned from an amazing time at playa blanca beach resort Panama. We stayed in the newer town center suites by the salt water pool the rooms were some of the best we've stayed in. Never ending things to do with the kids...didn't have a chance to do any excursions (i guess 1week is not enough) An older resort but...

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Lévis
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just came back from vacation at the Playa Blanca Resort in Panama. From the pretty bad reviews I had seen here, I was a bit worried at first and decided I wouldn't have any expectations whatsoever. I was thus gladly suprised upon my arrival there. We stayed in building #1 (close to the lobby area). Although not the newest, it...

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Port Colborne, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently visited Playa Blanca Resort from March 27 - April 3 ,2017. And we were pleased with the resort as a whole. The food was good the staff were friendly and helpful. The Ocean was great to sit at and get some sun but the beach when tide is low it is not recommended for swimming due to Jelly...

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CUSTOMERSERVICE P, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel Playa Blanca Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest thank you taken the time to comment on your experience with us. We always strive to provide our guests with the highest standards of quality in the service and we are pleased to know that we reached that goal with you. We appreciate your comments that inspire us every day to make it better and we look forward...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Staff are very Rude and useless, we where at the Salt water Pool, and the ferry broke down, we started walking and a Security guy told us if we knew the rules, and that we are no allowed to walk by the pool, instead of being helpful and telling us that there was a small train that will take...

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Niagara Falls, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Want to say I agree with last review. Do not know what the bad reviews are all about. We are return quests. E-mailed resort to request a specific room. Arrived request honored! Thank-you so much. Greeted by one of our favorite bartenders Jose Salazar with drinks during check in! Thank-you once again for your great service and friendship Jose. We...

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CUSTOMERSERVICE P, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel Playa Blanca Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Receive my most cordial greetings from your Hotel Playa Blanca Resort and let me thank you for taking the time to share your most recent experience. It is a pleasure to know that your visit was pleasant because of the wonderful service of our staff. Let me inform you that the above-mentioned contributors will be recognized by the...

Woodbridge, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As we arrive they waited for us by the bus door handling refreshing cocktails. Checking in was fast and simple, we got the 5th floor on the west wing it was a bit far from everything, but quiet. And the view to the ocean was breath taking. We were four adults; rooms were spacious, washroom. I travel twice a year...

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Cambridge, Canada
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We spent two weeks at this resort from February 27th to March 13th and were concerned by the recent reviews. Good thing we didn't heed what most were saying as we found this to be one of our best vacations. We arrived at the resort and were checked in very quickly. FInding our building (#4) was a bit of a...

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New Salem, Massachusetts
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Our "attempt" to stay here was a disaster! I made a reservation on the hotel website on March 4 to stay there on March 5. I never received an email confirmation number but know that the reservation went through as I did see a confirmation number on the web page after submitting my payment information. I unfortunately did not write...

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Jersey Shore, New Jersey
Reviewed 7 March 2017

El mas peor hotel que yo a visitado. Nunca regreso. El hotel era susio, tenia mold en las savanas. No era Handicap acesible. Worst hotel I've ever stayed in. I brought my mom who is handicapped and they did not have accomiodations for handicap patrons. She could not enjoy the amenities. The sheets had mold on them. I had no...

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White Mountains, New Hampshire
Reviewed 4 March 2017

We read the previous reviews and went with the best of hopes anyway...we paid more to be booked into the TOWERS so we wouldn't have to pay everyday to go to the saltwater pool which my husband couldn't wait to go to...we couldn't get into our room for an hour as they couldn't find a key!!! that worked...finally we got...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Hotel Playa Blanca Beach Resort

Address: 115 Km Via Interamericana, Farallon, Rio Hato 8437, Panama
Region: Panama > Cocle Province > Rio Hato > Farallon
Price Range: $176 - $311 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Playa Blanca Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 219
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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
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Building 7 being the best for accessibility to everything is noisy at night but other buildings are not far from everything either.”
mbc1960, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Do Not Stay Here, very bad Service”
reyr2015, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“rooms by lobby are quieter than those near to the ocean as Disco,shows and buffet are all near the activities pool and ocean.”
cwalk92, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Floor 5 on the west wing is a bit far from everything, but quiet. But with an amazing view to the ocean.”
ivieira2017, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Bulidings 1, 2 and 3 are most quiet.”
Travellers5848, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
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