First Hyatt Place Hotel Opens in Panama

PANAMA CITY—Hyatt Hotels Corp. and Immobiliare Real Estate Development Group have opened Hyatt Place Panama City/Downtown. The hotel’s opening marks the first Hyatt-branded hotel to enter the Panamanian market and the continued expansion of the Hyatt Place brand throughout Latin America.

“We believe Hyatt Place Panama City/Downtown will bring a new standard of hospitality to the area and provide a perfect blend of style, service and amenities that exceed guest expectations,” said Myles McGourty, SVP, Latin America and the Caribbean for Hyatt.

The 165-room Hyatt Place Panama City/Panama is located in the city’s financial zone in the banking district. The hotel is located 25 minutes from Tocumen International Airport, and is near the Atlapa Convention Center.

Hyatt Place Panama City/Downtown offers rooms with a swiveling 42-in. HDTV, the signature Hyatt Grand Bed and a Cozy Corner with sectional sofa-sleeper. The hotel has five meeting rooms totaling 4,500 sq. ft. An outdoor, rooftop swimming pool offers views of Panama City.