Magnolia Inn

Top choice hotel in Panama City
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Details speak to the thoughtfulness of this cool inn, a restored three-story colonial run by American expats whose service and travel advice excels. Ample top-floor doubles with skyline views rank among the city's best, with coffee makers, minifridges and flat-screen TVs. Grown-ups like the air-conditioned dorm with single beds, orthopedic mattresses, quality bedding, individual lamps and numerous outlets. Very family-friendly.

While there's no breakfast, there's free coffee and a guest kitchen.English-speaking taxi service is available.

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Quick description

Magnolia Inn is housed in a refurbished French-style colonial manor situated in Panama City’s Old Town. It offers terraces, a shared dining room and a common use kitchen. The penthouse suite has a modern décor with minimalist-style furniture. The private bathroom has a shower. It also includes a mini fridge, coffee maker, flat-screen cable TV, and air conditioning. Being located in the historic district, many restaurants can be found within a walking distance from Magnolia Inn. Guest will also be able to find grocery stores less than 500 metres away. Magnolia Inn can contact the guests with local tour agencies to arrange outings. The National Theatre is a 2-minute walk from the apartment, and a variety of restaurants, bars, shops and convenience stores are located within 5 minutes' walk. The local airport Marcos A. Gelabert can be reached in a 15-minute drive and Tocumen International Airport is a 30-minute drive away.

Important information

Please inform Magnolia Inn in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation. Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply. Please note that Magnolia Inn accepts payments with Visa and MasterCard, but also through Pay Pal. Guests below 18 years old are not allowed to stay in dormitory rooms unless the whole room is booked by the family or group.


  • Free WiFi available


  • Board games/puzzles
  • Books, dvds, music for children
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Terrace
  • Family rooms
  • Internet services
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Sun terrace
  • Shared lounge/tv area
  • Wifi
  • Library
  • Shared kitchen
  • Wifi available in all areas
  • Lockers
  • Tour desk
  • Airport shuttle


  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Luggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge service


  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safety deposit box
  • Air conditioning