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Hilton Hotels & Resorts Continues Latin America Expansion With Opening Of New Hilton Panama In Country's Bustling Capital


Upscale Hotel in Panama City, Panama Features First eforea: Spa at Hilton in

Latin America, Six Dining Outlets, Panoramic Views and More

Hilton Worldwide announced the opening of the newly-built Hilton Panama, a 347-room Hilton Hotels & Resorts property in Panama City, Panama.  With a privileged location in the heart of this booming city that offers panoramic ocean views, this newest hotel in Panama City opens its doors just in time to celebrate the Panama Canal's Centennial.  To commemorate the occasion, Hilton Panama welcomes guests with special introductory rates starting at $129* per night.

"We are thrilled to welcome Hilton Panama as the first Hilton Hotels & Resorts property in the country to the brand's growing global portfolio," said Rob Palleschi, global head, full service brands, Hilton Worldwide. "This newest Hilton in Latin America represents our continued interest in the region, and introduces business and leisure travelers to Hilton's signature brand amenities and hospitality."

Forming part of a 70-story mixed-use complex with offices, shopping and entertainment, the 16-story Hilton Panama boasts one of the most desired locations in the city on a prominent intersection on the Panama Bay.  Just 20 minutes from Tocumen International Airport and minutes from Casco Viejo - the historic city, Hilton Panama is within walking distance of the financial district and many of the city's finest restaurants, cafĂ©s and hotspots.  Guests can go for stroll or bicycle ride along the Cinta Costera, along the bay right outside the hotel.

"The opening of Hilton Panama is a momentous occasion for Hilton Worldwide, as it introduces our fourth brand in Panama's booming capital," said Danny Hughes, senior vice president, Caribbean, Mexico and Latin America, Hilton Worldwide. "With a fifth hotel coming soon, Hilton Worldwide will have five of its brands in Panama City, welcoming today's traveler with unparalleled choice in upscale quality and service standards."

Ideal for both business and leisure travelers, the upscale Hilton Panama features 347 guest rooms, including executive floor rooms and suites all outfitted with the Hilton Serenity Collection™ of amenities, wireless Internet access and more.  Guests staying in an executive room or suite enjoy the added benefit of the hotel's executive floor service and executive lounge, offering light snacks and beverages.

A great base for events and business travelers, the Hilton hotel in Panama City provides more than 23,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space featuring 17 meeting rooms, including a ballroom for nearly 800 guests offering panoramic views of the Panama Bay.  The ballroom is not the only room with amazing views as almost all spaces are adorned with natural light.  The hotel also offers a business center with cutting edge work spaces and seamlessly integrated technology for maximum efficiency.

For those seeking pampering relaxation after a busy day, Hilton Panama introduces the first eforea: Spa at Hilton in Latin America.  Featuring 5,000 sq. ft., eforea: Spa at Hilton offers an exclusive treatment menu, innovative design features and carefully selected product partners that appeal to today's global travelers.  As the spa experience becomes more important to business and leisure guests, the new eforea: Spa at Hilton located at Hilton Panama enhances the travel experience. A 24-hour 5,000-sq. ft. fitness center and an outdoor terrace swimming pool complete the facilities.

For more information and reservations, visit www.panama.hilton.com or call (800) HILTONS.

*Rates do not include taxes, service charges, incidental charges or gratuities and are subject to change without notice. Blackout dates, early departure fees, and length of stay, deposit and cancellation restrictions may apply. Other restrictions apply
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