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Overview of The Westin Playa Bonita Panama

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Private beach, beach umbrellas, beach towels, beach volleyball
Private beach, beach umbrellas, beach towels, beach volleyball
3 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
3 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, sun loungers

The Westin Playa Bonita Panama

5 out of 5

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet Friendly
  • All-inclusive
  • Air conditioning

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 48-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationVeracruz Beach9 min drive
    Popular LocationFrank Gehry Biodiversity Museum16 min drive
    Popular LocationAmador Causeway17 min drive
    AirportPanama City (PTY-Tocumen Intl.)38 min drive

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  • Executive Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
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  • Club Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Club Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Executive Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Balcony

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Executive Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
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  • Executive Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Balcony

    Room amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Garden View

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Ocean View

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Garden View

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
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  • Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds, Balcony, Ocean View

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
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  • Presidential Suite, 1 Double Bed, Non Smoking, Ocean View

    Room amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Presidential Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Ocean View

    Room amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
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About this area

Panama City

Located in Panama City, The Westin Playa Bonita Panama is on a private beach. Albrook Shopping Mall and Multiplaza Pacific Mall are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Veracruz Beach and Cinta Costera. Traveling with kids? Consider Marine Exhibition Center Smithsonian Institute Panama and Frank Gehry Biodiversity Museum. Take an opportunity to explore the area for outdoor excitement like ecotours.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Veracruz Beach - 9 min drive
  • Bridge of the Americas - 10 min drive
  • Frank Gehry Biodiversity Museum - 16 min drive
  • Amador Causeway - 17 min drive
  • Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute Punta Culebra - 21 min drive

Getting around

  • Estación Lotería - 16 min drive
  • Panama City Passenger Station - 20 min drive
  • AirportTocumen Intl. Airport (PTY) - 38 min drive

Restaurants

  • Asiana — 1 min walk
  • Cafe Pacifica — 1 min walk
  • Karimar — 4 min drive
  • Veramar — 5 min drive
  • Starbucks — 10 min drive
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About this property

The Westin Playa Bonita Panama

5-star hotel with pools, private beach, full-service spa
Catch some rays on The Westin Playa Bonita Panama's private sand beach or spend the day relaxing at the full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's 5 restaurants. All 611 rooms feature comforts like pillowtop beds and Egyptian cotton sheets, while conveniences include sitting areas and coffee makers. MP3 docks and 24-hour room service are standard, as are LCD TVs with cable channels.
The Westin Playa Bonita Panama offers 611 air-conditioned accommodations with MP3 docking stations and minibars. 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.

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.

Sensory Spa has 8 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, facials, and body wraps. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa.

All-inclusive details

All-inclusive room rates at The Westin Playa Bonita Panama are available. These rates are higher because they include onsite food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included. Additional gratuities at guests' discretion are accepted.

Food and beverages

Basic alcoholic beverages included

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Marriott)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (PAB 15.75 per 24-hour period)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi, Wired Internet (PAB 15.75 per day)

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Free valet parking on site
  • Free RV/bus/truck parking on site
  • Onsite parking is wheelchair accessible

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6 AM–10:30 AM: PAB 16.00-22.00 per person
  • 5 restaurants
  • 2 poolside bars, 2 bars/lounges and 1 swim-up bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • 3 outdoor pools
  • 2 spa tubs
  • Beach volleyball
  • Children's pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Kayaking
  • Playground
  • Sauna
  • Shopping
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • 3 outdoor pools
  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free children's club
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Free rollaway/extra beds
  • Free supervised childcare/activities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Elevator
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference center

Outdoors

  • Beach umbrellas
  • Garden
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Private beachfront location
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 8 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Outdoor treatment areas
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices in meeting rooms
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Visual fire alarm
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking

More

  • Beach towels
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Free rollaway beds
  • Pillow-top mattress

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Hydromassage showerhead
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 42-inch LCD TV
  • Cable channels
  • MP3 dock
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Separate sitting area
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service
  • Window screens

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from March 26 2020 to January 14 2021 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of PAB 50 per pet, per stay
Dogs and cats only
1 per room
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

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

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at 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 50 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)
Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa

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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Westin Playa Bonita Panama and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Westin Playa Bonita Panama offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Westin Playa Bonita Panama cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Westin Playa Bonita Panama?
As of Feb 24, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Westin Playa Bonita Panama on Mar 1, 2021 start from CA $202, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does The Westin Playa Bonita Panama have a pool?
Yes, this property has 3 outdoor pools and a children's pool.
Is The Westin Playa Bonita Panama pet-friendly?
Yes, The Westin Playa Bonita Panama allows cats and dogs (limit 1 per room). There's a fee of PAB 50 per pet, per stay. Service animals are exempt from fees.
How much is parking at The Westin Playa Bonita Panama?
Self parking and valet parking are free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Westin Playa Bonita Panama?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at The Westin Playa Bonita Panama?
Check-out is at noon.
Are there all-inclusive benefits at The Westin Playa Bonita Panama?
Some rate plans available at this hotel are all-inclusive.
Where is The Westin Playa Bonita Panama located?
Nestled on the beach, this Panama City hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Veracruz Beach, Frank Gehry Biodiversity Museum, and Amador Causeway. Cinta Costera and Albrook Shopping Mall are also within 9 mi (15 km).
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Rating 5 - Excellent. 266 out of 561 reviews
5 - Excellent 47%
Rating 4 - Good. 170 out of 561 reviews
4 - Good 30%
Rating 3 - Okay. 56 out of 561 reviews
3 - Okay 10%
Rating 2 - Poor. 32 out of 561 reviews
2 - Poor 6%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 37 out of 561 reviews
1 - Terrible 7%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Stayed 7 nights in Jan 2021

1/5 Terrible

Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Views and pool were outstanding. Staff very professional.
Stayed 7 nights in Mar 2020

1/5 Terrible

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Sad face IconDisliked: Staff & service, amenities
The property was great, but the customer service suck they was misleading in their advertising ...inclusive mean that it included everything but that wasn't the deal. I had to pay extra just to eat.
Stayed 5 nights in Feb 2020

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness
Stayed 4 nights in Feb 2020

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