Wednesday, February 4, 2009

All Inclusive Resorts and Hotels in Panama Combo Deals

For the first time visitor to Panama, you may be interested in learning about the all inclusive resorts and hotels in Panama combo deals. This may be one of the best ways to begin your first visit to Panama. Some travel companies such as Sunwing offer one and two week all inclusive holidays not just at one resort in, but combine it with another hotel resort in Panama. You benefit by being able to experience a resort in Panama and then a change in location and hotel in Panama.

Not only does Sunwing offer this very interesting combination of hotels in Panama, but they also offer a “fly now, pay later scheme known as FlysunwingPaylater. You don’t have to pay for six months or the alternative is you can pay in equal instalments of a minimum of $26 per month. What could be better than that, what with the weather and the snow, and still another six to eight weeks of rotten winter weather to come?

What is exactly Sunwing offering? They offer combinations of various all inclusive resort and hotels in Panama which give your either a beach resort in Panama , a Panama Canal option or an ecotourism experience at the Gamboa Rainforest Resort. All you have to decide is what type of vacation in Panama you actually want to have.

Intercontinental Playa Bonita, Gamboa Rainforest Resort or the Crowne Plaza Hotel Panama City and/or the Play Blanca Resort:

Your first option is a five night stay at the Intercontinental Playa Bonita with a couple of nights at the Gamboa Rainforest Resort. The second option offered by Sunwing is five nights at the Playa Blanca Resort and two nights at the Playa Bonita Resort. This would be a great way to “sample” two resorts at the same time, on the same holiday and decide what resort you like best. The third option available for you is five nights at the Playa Bonita Resort and two nights at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Panama City. This option would allow you to relax at the resort, sun, sand, beach etc., and then experience the excitement of the city of Panama which offers great restaurants, night clubs, casinos, great shopping, and culture in the 16th century old part of the city, Casco Viejo. Decisions, decisions… This will be a difficult one.

The Intercontinental Playa Bonita resort is a 5 star resort on the Pacific side of Panama, located on a peaceful private oceanfront. It is just 20 minutes west of Panama, 15 minutes to the Panama Canal’s Visitors Centre in Miraflores locks and a half hour to the Summit Golf Course. It’s a great location for those wanting to sample more than just a beach resort vacation. In addition, this beach resort in Panama offers excellent spa services. At this resort in Panama, you will get a beach resort atmosphere, close to downtown Panama, close to the historical district of Panama and close to that engineering marvel, the Panama Canal.

Surrounded by the Punta Bruja Nature Reserve, with a spectacular view of the Pacific, the Playa Bonita Resort offers vacationers a secluded private beach from which to watch the sunrise over the Pacific, explore nature, experience great service, enjoy a relaxing resort atmosphere and the chance to get to know the country.

From the resort, you can watch the ships entering the Panama Canal. If you are going to explore the surrounding forests, don’t forget insect repellent. The Playa Bonita Resort is large and there are five free form swimming pools.

The Crown Plaza Hotel Panama City is located on the Av. Manuel Espinosa Batista in El Cangrejo district. It has 150 air conditioned rooms and suites, coffee makers, Internet, Fax, dining room, kitchenette in the suites, computers, internet access, and cable TV. It has a restaurant called La Galeria which serves excellent cuisine. The bar "Memories" – is a sports bar which serves beer, wine, cocktails and liquors. You’ll find a nightclub, a fitness center, meeting rooms, laundry and a concierge at this luxury hotel in Panama City.

Sunwing is offering any one of these all inclusive package combinations in prices ranging from $1,485 to $2,355 for a one week stay. These amounts are in Canadian dollars.

Playa Blanca Resort | Gamboa Rainforest Resort:

If you are not interested in visiting Panama city but would rather experience a rainforest setting, you could opt for this package which combines the Playa Blanca Resort for five nights and then a two night stay at the Gamboa Rainforest Resort. If you want to stay longer than a week in Panama, Sunwing has all inclusive two week vacations which combine ten nights at the Playa Blanca resort and four nights at the Gamboa Rainforest Resort.

The Gamboa Rainforest Resort is a luxury 5 star resort in Panama situated in the center of Soberania National Park, a Panamanian rain forest alone the Panama Canal. It is
a half hour away from Panama City on the Pacific Coast side of Panama on the shores of Gatun Lake and the Chagres River, water source for the Panama Canal.

Here you will find adventurous and educational experiences. Exploring a rainforest is often a difficult task. The Gamboa Rainforest Resort has made it easier for guests to explore because the Gamboa Rainforest Resort is in the center of the rainforest, right at your doorstep. There are tours by expert guides and you can explore on your own. This 5 star luxury resort in Panama has large modern hotel rooms with all the modern conveniences of a five star hotel resort in Panama City.

There are spa services available, from massages, to skin care, facials, manicures and pedicures. What else can you experience? There is fresh water fishing with expert guides at Chagres River and Gatun Lake. For the avid golfer, there is the Summit Golf Course. There is wonderful freeform natural water pool, a fitness center, tennis courts which are lighted at night for those who want to play tennis at night, kayaks which are free for guests to use, jogging and cycling trails. And of course, there is the rainforest you can explore at your leisure.

Playa Blanca Beach is on the exterior of Panama City about an hour and 15 minutes away. The beach is beautiful for long walks, white sand, azure blue waters and coral reefs to explore. It is a very tranquil location for those wanting to escape for their vacation in Panama. Rated as a 5 star hotel and resort in Panama, the Playa Blanca Hotel and Resort where travellers will discover exactly what they want from this type of luxury hotel. You can just relax here and soak up the sun or you can keep yourself very busy with all the activities at the hotel and there are many. This is an ideal vacation spot for all those seeking a romantic getaway or a family vacation. You can get an all-inclusive price at this resort and the prices are very reasonable for this 5 star luxury resort in Panama.

Playa Blanca Resort | Crowne Plaza Hotel Panama City:

Again, Sunwing is offering a combination of resort and city vacation accommodation for either one or two week packages, depending on the amount of time you want to spend in Panama on your vacation. The prices for these all inclusive vacations range from $905 to $1,465 Canadian dollars.

Playa Blanca Resort | Holiday Inn Panama Canal:

Another option to consider for all inclusive packages to Panama, you could try Sunwing’s Playa Blanca Resort and Holiday Inn Panama Canal. This is a resort and Panama Canal combination, also available in one or two week stays. You could opt for the seven day package which gives you five nights at the Playa Blanca Resort and two nights at the Holiday Inn Panama Canal. The Holiday Inn Panama Canal is located at the Pacific entrance to the Panama Canal and the Miraflores Locks. It is 35 minutes from the international airport in Panama and only 15 minutes distance from Panama City.

The second option for a seven day all inclusive vacation would be to stay three nights at the Holiday Inn Panama Canal and four nights at the Playa Blanca Resort. What you decide all depends on what you want for your vacation in Panama.

The two week option gives you seven nights at the Playa Blanca Resort and seven nights at the Holiday Inn Panama Canal.

This package is really great for those who want to visit the Panama Canal, visit Panama City and also enjoy the sun and sand at the Playa Blanca Resort.

The cost for this all inclusive vacation costs is $1,005 to $1,575 Canadian dollars for the Playa Blanca Resort and Holiday Inn Panama Canal, depending on how long you stay and when you want to book your vacation . Check out – the company’s website for exact prices and more details.

With these all inclusive deals to Panama, you will get a little bit of this and a little bit of that, sample the resorts, Panama City and see the wonderful Panama Canal. You shouldn’t visit Panama without seeing the Panama Canal. These package deals for all inclusive resorts and hotels in Panama are most interesting and beneficial for tourists looking to experience a little more of the country on their first holiday in Panama.