BOSTON— Sonesta International Hotels Corporation announced the opening of its first hotel in Panama, the 304-room Royal Sonesta Hotel & Casino Panama. Located in the center of the business district of Panama City. The hotel and its sister Sonesta Hotels in Colombia, Peru, Ecuador, and Chile are managed by Colombia based GHL Grupo Hoteles.
“Royal Sonesta Hotel & Casino Panama is an exciting addition to our collection,” said Stephanie Sonnabend, president of Sonesta. “The hotel is our first international Royal Sonesta property. It is located in an international crossroads for business and leisure travel for guests from both North and South America, and the hotel is a great next step in the growth of the Sonesta Collection.”
The property offers 304 guest rooms with 24 hour guest service and in-room dining, two restaurants, fitness center, sauna, Turkish bath, spa, beauty center, and business center. The hotel’s casino and spectacular rooftop swimming pool will be opening later this year.