JW Marriott diversifies its portfolio with the debut of JW Marriott Panama
The luxurious hotel offers travelers sublime cultural experiences accompanied by unforgettable culinary moments
Marriott International today announced the opening of JW Marriott Panama in Panama City, marking the beginning of a new chapter in luxury hotel and sophistication in one of the most dynamic destinations in Latin America. JW Marriott Panama before The Bahia Grand Panama Hotel, enjoys an attractive location in the iconic 932-foot building in Panama - the highest in Central America
"Panama City is a vibrant and captivating destination that has continually grown at the forefront of travel," said Mitzi Gaskins, Vice President and Global Brand Manager, JW Marriott. "This latest addition to our JW Marriott portfolio aligns perfectly with the brand's focus on culture, so it's crucial to expand to a vivid destination full of tradition."
Located in the heart of Punta Pacifica, JW Marriott Panama is located minutes from the main commercial, banking and entertainment areas of the city. The property features 369 splendid rooms and 41 luxurious suites, each equipped with spacious terraces and private balconies that offer spectacular views of the Gulf of Panama and the city.
The extensive dining options at the hotel attract a wide range of palates. Specializing in international fusion cuisine, the Barcelona restaurant takes travelers on a complete gastronomic tour with a modern twist. The Restaurant Texas of the JW Marriott Panama delights guests with Caribbean cuisine imbued with a touch of innovative culinary techniques. Azul, JW Marriott Panama's ocean-view restaurant, presents a healthy menu that includes light hors d'oeuvres focused on traditional local flavors prepared with Panamanian pride. Located on the main level of the hotel, Bar Cava 15 is an elegant and relaxed bar that serves as the perfect place for guests to enjoy the specialties in cocktails while tasting dishes from the exclusive fusion menu.
Panama is a vibrant center for both leisure and business travelers, offering centuries of history and culture, close to tropical beaches and a modern metropolis. For business and corporate travelers looking for a luxurious hotel experience in the heart of the country, JW Marriott Panama is ready to become the ideal destination for meetings and events with 27,000 square feet of internal and external customizable space, beautifully decorated and equipped with advanced wireless and audiovisual technology.
"We are delighted to welcome JW Marriott Panama as the newest member of an exclusive collection of iconic properties around the world, our goal is to offer our guests a luxury experience never seen before in Panama," said Demetrio Maduro, Manager General of JW Marriott Panama. "This hotel joins the family of twelve existing JW Marriott brand properties in the Caribbean and Latin America and caters to sophisticated travelers seeking the world-class JW Treatment ™ experience."
Panama has seen an increase in popularity among travelers due to a vision of strategic planning of the country, which seeks to strengthen the position of Panama in the competitive Latin American scenario among international markets. Through this vision, the country has seen a recent expansion of Tocumen International Airport as well as the construction of a new convention center, in addition to other projects established for the short, medium and long term.
JW Marriott Panama is part of Marriott International's luxury portfolio, which includes beautiful properties and unmistakable resort locations around the world that cater to sophisticated and experienced travelers looking for JW Treatment ™. There are currently about 80 JW Marriott hotels and resorts in more than 25 countries and territories.