Le Meridien Panama
Le Meridien Panama is a chic hotel on Avenida Balboa right in the middle of the Bay of Panama. This prime location offers unparalleled views of the Pacific Ocean and the skyline of the city. A black granite lobby with golden accents welcomes you into the hotel. Make sure to look up, the 46 high atrium with lively glass holds a pyramid of reflecting vibrant colors.
82 guest rooms and 29 suites are distributed in six floors. This hotel is pet friendly with a non-refundable fee. Le Meridien Panama’s room categories are deluxe king or two queen beds, as well as executive which gives guests access to the club lounge. Suites range from gold, platinum to diamond, with separate living areas. Marble bathrooms have separate bath and shower areas, hair drier, robes, slippers and toiletries. 24 hour room service is available.
Saril Kitchen & Lounge is the gourmet restaurant of the hotel. Chef Victor Gutierrez is from Penonome. He offers diners the opportunity to try local Panamanian dishes and ingredients, such as ‘tamal de olla’, ribs with Ron Abuelo sauce, dorado fish ‘al escabeche’ with Pixbae sauce or fresh tuna poke. Sensory Spa by Clarins is the place to relax with a massage or a facial treatment. The hotel also has a small fitness center and pool.