The Luxury At the 56-room Bristol Panama, located in Panama Citys financial district, guests can pamper themselves with extravagances like 24-hour butler service, marble bathrooms, and meals at the award-winning restaurant Barandas. Visitors will also find the same luxury at its year-old sister property Bristol Buenaventura, set in the exclusive Pacific Coast beach town of the same name 80 miles west of Panama City. There, all 132 rooms and suites feature private balconies, some with sea views.
The Value Through September 30, Shermans Travel readers will receive special rates for a five-night package including two nights at the Bristol Panama ($255/night), three nights at the Bristol Buenaventura ($425/night), daily breakfast, and transfers to and from the airport and between the hotels.
The Catch Summer is Panamas rainy season.
The Details 011-507-264-0000 (mention Shermans Travel); thebristol.com
From the Spring 2010 issue of Shermans Travel magazine.