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RIU Plaza Panama

Star Rating
4 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.3 / 5Excellent
1,926 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Spa

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Uruguay Street
    6 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Via Espana
    9 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Crown Casino
    11 min walk
  • Airport
    Panama City (PTY-Tocumen Intl.)
    15 min drive

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Book online or call:

1-844-709-7928
  • Deluxe Premium Twin

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Deluxe Premium King

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Deluxe Family King Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
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  • Executive Twin Room 10% Discount at Renova Spa

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Executive King Room 10% Discount at Renova Spa

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Suite

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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About this area

Panama City

Located in Panama City, RIU Plaza Panama is in the city center and near the boardwalk. Metropolitan Cathedral of Panama and Panama Viejo are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Cinta Costera and Veracruz Beach. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Maracana Stadium or Estadio Nacional Rod Carew.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Uruguay Street - 6 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Via Espana - 9 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Crown Casino - 11 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Veneto Casino - 12 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Fiesta Casino - 14 min walk

Getting around

  • Panama City Passenger Station - 11 min drive
  • Iglesia del Carmen Station - 11 min walk
  • Panama City (PTY-Tocumen Intl.) - 15 min drive

Restaurants

  • Arts – Restaurant offering international cuisine. Serves breakfast, brunch, and lunch.
  • Prisma – Restaurant. Serves breakfast and lunch.
  • Tastes – Restaurant offering fusion cuisine. Serves dinner.
  • Studio 50 Lobby Bar – Bar offering sushi.

About this property

RIU Plaza Panama

This smoke-free hotel features 3 restaurants, a full-service spa, and an outdoor pool. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a fitness center, a bar/lounge, and a coffee shop/café are onsite. All 644 soundproofed rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and iPod docks. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and other amenities include 24-hour room service and minibars.

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Travelife, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

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.

  • Valet parking fee: PAB 12 per day

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 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.
  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 20 years old.

We should mention

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.

Property is also known as

  • Hotel Riu Panama Plaza
  • Hotel Riu Plaza Panama
  • Riu Hotel Panama Plaza
  • Riu Panama Plaza
  • Riu Plaza Panama
  • Hotel Riu Plaza Panama Panama City
  • RIU Plaza Panama Hotel
  • Hotel Riu Plaza Panama City
  • RIU Plaza Panama Hotel
  • RIU Plaza Panama Panama City
  • RIU Plaza Panama Hotel Panama City

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Valet parking: PAB 12 per day

Food and drink

  • 3 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Shopping

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Ballroom
  • Elevator
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Massages
  • Spa open daily

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower/tub combination

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • iPod dock
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Soundproofing
  • Turndown service

Nearby things to do

Activities

  • Ecotours
  • Golf lessons
  • Golfing

Where to eat

  • Arts – Restaurant offering international cuisine. Serves breakfast, brunch, and lunch.
  • Prisma – Restaurant. Serves breakfast and lunch.
  • Tastes – Restaurant offering fusion cuisine. Serves dinner.
  • Studio 50 Lobby Bar – Bar offering sushi.
4.3

Excellent

5 - Excellent
1,053
4 - Good
599
3 - Okay
162
2 - Mediocre
62
1 - Poor
50
4.5
Cleanliness
4.2
Service and Staff
4.2
Amenities
4.4
Property condition

4/5 Good

I thought the staff at the Riu was excellent. The hotel was centered in a good location.

Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2019

1/5

This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2019

5/5 Excellent

This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2019

5/5 Excellent

This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2019

5/5 Excellent

Highly recommend the RIU

We have stayed at the RIU many times and are always greeted in a friendly, helpful way and know a clean room awaits us. Breakfast is fabulous and other food is good in the Restaurants. Pool area is great as is the restaurant outside.

Stayed 1 night in Jul 2019

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