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Hotel Description

A family-friendly stay in Panama City awaits you at The Westin Playa Bonita Panama. You'll be 1.7 km (1.1 mi) from Bridge of the Americas and 3.7 km (2.3 mi) from Marine Exhibition Center Smithsonian Institute Panama. Highlights at this beachfront hotel include 5 restaurants, 3 outdoor swimming pools, and a full-service spa.

You can enjoy LCD TVs with cable channels, and all 611 rooms feature furnished balconies, MP3 docks, and sitting areas. Dining in is an option with 24-hour room service, and minibars provide refreshments. Pillowtop beds and Egyptian cotton sheets welcome you to a good night's rest, and other nice touches include hydromassage showerheads and bathrobes. WiFi, coffee/tea makers, and safes are also available.

A relaxing day at Sensory Spa by Clarins can include massages, body wraps, and body scrubs along with aromatherapy and hydrotherapy. The restaurant, Asiana, serves Asian cuisine and is open for dinner. With 2 poolside bars and 2 bars/lounges to choose from, you can enjoy a drink at the hotel. Spend the day at the private beach where you'll find umbrellas, and enjoy the 2 spa tubs and free kids' club. Business travelers can take advantage of 22 meeting rooms, a conference center, and a business center. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a 24-hour fitness center, and a Turkish bath/hammam. Each morning buffet breakfast is served between 6 AM and 10:30 AM. There's also the convenience of free valet parking.

Attractions within a 20-minute drive of this 5-star Panama City hotel include Metropolitan Cathedral of Panama and Miraflores Locks.

Standard Room (Deluxe)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
$173 per night

Deluxe Room, Ocean View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe Double Room, Ocean View

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Junior Suite (Revival)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Suite, Ocean View (Renewal)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

73% of guests recommend out of 2983 reviews

Excellent 1701
Good 803
Average 292
Poor 120
Terrible 67
Value <span>4.0</span> out of 5
Rooms <span>4.5</span> out of 5
Cleanliness <span>4.5</span> out of 5
Service <span>4.0</span> out of 5

About the The Westin Playa Bonita Panama

Location Km 6 Road to Veracruz, Panama City, Panama

Property Features

Simply step outside to unwind on the hotel's beach. At The Westin Playa Bonita Panama you can cool off in one of the 3 outdoor swimming pools and indulge in a pampering afternoon at the full-service spa. There are 5 restaurants on site. For a drink, you can stop by one of the onsite bars, including 2 poolside bars and 2 bars/lounges. WiFi is free in public spaces. This beach hotel also offers a complimentary children's club, a children's pool, and a 24-hour fitness center. Self parking and valet parking are free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 5-star Panama City hotel.

  • 611 guestrooms or units
  • 5 dining venues
  • 2 bars by the pool
  • 2 bars or lounges
  • 12 conference rooms
  • Swim-up bar
  • Kid's club (free)
  • Supervised kid's activities (free)
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Towels for the beach
  • Umbrellas for the beach
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Conference center
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • ATM
  • Onsite shopping
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • On private beach
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3
  • Children's pool
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)
  • Free WiFi
  • Children's club (free)
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Playground on site
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Wired Internet access - surcharge

Parking

Free self parking , Free valet parking , Free RV, bus, truck parking

Transport

  • Airport: Panama City (PTY-Tocumen Intl.) (30.5 km / 19 mi)
  • Train station: Panama City Passenger Station (9.3 km / 5.8 mi)
  • Parking: Free valet parking, self parking, and RV/bus/truck parking

Room Amenities

The Westin Playa Bonita Panama offers 611 air-conditioned accommodations with MP3 docking stations and minibars. Rooms open to furnished balconies. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets. 42-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include showers with hydromassage showerheads, bathrobes, slippers, and complimentary toiletries. In-room wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Private balcony (furnished)
  • Sitting area
  • Pillowtop beds
  • Minibar
  • MP3 dock
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LCD television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Shower
  • Hydromassage showerhead
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 6 AM to 10:30 AM.

Asiana - This poolside restaurant specializes in Asian cuisine and serves dinner only.

Cafe Pacifica - Overlooking the ocean, this café specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, and dinner.

Oceanica - This beach restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

SOLEO - This restaurant serves dinner only.

Starfish Grill - Overlooking the ocean and pool, this restaurant specializes in seafood and serves lunch and dinner.

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Activities

3 outdoor swimming pools and 2 spa tubs are on site. In addition to a children's pool, other recreational amenities include a private beach, a sauna, and a 24-hour fitness center. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Playground on site
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Beach volleyball on site
  • Kayaking on site

Spa Services

Sensory Spa by Clarins has 8 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna and Turkish bath/hammam. Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 6 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Number of treatment rooms 8
  • Outdoor treatment areas
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facial treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hydrotherapy treatments
  • Sauna in spa
  • Minimum age to access spa is 6
  • Massages

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-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets: PAB 150.00 per pet, per day

Policies

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.

  • 24-hour check-in

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between PAB 16.00 and PAB 22.00 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: PAB 15.75 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wired Internet in public areas: PAB 15.75 per day (rates may vary)
  • Pet fee: PAB 150.00 per pet, per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Panama Playa Bonita
  • Panama Westin Playa Bonita
  • Playa Bonita Westin
  • Westin Bonita
  • Westin Bonita Panama
  • Westin Bonita Playa Panama
  • Westin Playa Bonita
  • Westin Playa Bonita Hotel
  • Westin Playa Bonita Hotel Panama
  • Westin Playa Bonita Panama
  • The Westin Playa Bonita Panama Hotel Panama City
  • The Westin Playa Bonita Panama Panama City

You should know

  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.