Located in Colon, Melia Panama Canal is on the boardwalk and within the vicinity of Monument to Christopher Columbus and Gatun Locks.

This 4-star hotel is within the region of Galeta Island Marine Education Center and Fort San Lorenzo.

Make yourself at home in one of the 222 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as laptop-compatible safes and desks.

Dip into one of the 3 outdoor swimming pools or enjoy other recreational amenities including a nightclub and a health club. Additional features at this Colonial hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, babysitting/childcare (surcharge), and gift shops/newsstands. The shuttle (surcharge) will take you to the nearby beach or shopping center.

You can enjoy a meal at a restaurant serving the guests of Melia Panama Canal, or stop in at a snack bar/deli. Relax with a refreshing drink from a poolside bar or one of the 2 bars/lounges. Buffet breakfasts are available daily for a fee.

Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Planning an event in Colon? This hotel has 2239 square feet (208 square meters) of space consisting of a conference center and meeting rooms. For a surcharge, guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a cruise ship terminal shuttle.

Property Features

Melia Panama Canal offers its guests 3 outdoor swimming pools, an outdoor tennis court, a health club, and a children's pool. Along with a restaurant, there's a snack bar/deli on site. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and a swim-up bar. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces.

Business amenities include a business center and meeting rooms. Event space at this hotel measures 2239 square feet (208 square meters) and includes a conference center. A nightclub, spa services, and a terrace are also featured at the family-friendly Melia Panama Canal. A roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a beach shuttle are available for a fee. Free self parking is available.

This 4-star Colon hotel is smoke free.

  • 222 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • 3 buildings
  • 2 bars or lounges
  • 7 conference rooms
  • 2239 sq ft of conference space
  • 208 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 2000
  • Dining venue
  • Nightclub
  • Karaoke
  • Bar by the pool
  • Swim-up bar
  • Deli
  • Kid's club (free)
  • Supervised kid's activities (free)
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Conference center
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Wedding services available
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Convenience store
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Playground on site  
  • Refrigerator  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Melia Panama Canal offers 222 air-conditioned accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and hair dryers. Televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is provided daily. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in January 2015.

  • Cable channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Rollaway beds (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Breakfast

Start your morning with a buffet breakfast, available each day from 6:30 AM to 10 AM for a surcharge.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor tennis court, a health club, and complimentary bicycles are featured at the hotel. 3 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or fitness facility without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Ecotours on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Motor boating on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Safari nearby 
  • Boat tours on site 

Accessibility

If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.

  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 11:30 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 3 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!

Pets

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at Melia Panama Canal

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No pets or service animals allowed

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