The Santa Maria, a Luxury Collection Hotel & Golf Resort, Panama City
The Santa Maria, a Luxury Collection Hotel & Golf Resort, Panama City can be considered an urban resort. This five star complex offers exceptional experiences including a professional 18 hole golf course designed by Jack Nicklaus. Located in Santa Maria, close to Costa del Este, only 14 kilometers from Tocumen International Airport. For quick visits this hotel a better alternative than the isolated airport options.
182 rooms and suites start from 441 square feet (41 square meters) with balconies that have great views of the golf course and city. Elegant decor including marble bathrooms offers guests all the amenities they desire including cable TV, high speed Internet, 24 hour room service, mini-bar, bathrobe and slippers. Full spa service includes massages, exfoliation, waxing, haircuts, manicures and pedicures. The fitness center is open 24/7 and is totally equipped with cardiovascular machines and weights. The Santa Maria Hotel offers two pools one for adults and one for children with controlled temperature.
Panamanian influences are noticeable in the decor, such as crafts and a library with culture and history books. If you pay attention, the columns look like the “squared trees” from El Valle de Anton. This petrified wood was submerged in the Lake Gatun for over 100 years. 5 restaurants give guests plenty of options. Mestizo serves gourmet Panamanian food with a Mediterranean touch, while the Lobby Bar offers tapas and happy hours. The Grill House FSH & STK specializes in grilled meats and wines. Coffee Shop is a laid back option for snacks and Panamanian coffee, including Geisha. AQVA Pool Bar serves cocktails and international options to loungers.