The 12 Best Airbnbs In Panama

August 27, 2020
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If you’re looking for the best Airbnbs in Panama, you’ve come to the right place. We combed through thousands of Airbnb listings in Panama and the surrounding area to find the homes with the best amenities and the most positive reviews at the lowest prices.

#1 3-Bedroom Apartment With A Pool And Views To National Theater

5 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $110 per night, airbnb.com

Located only blocks away from the world-famous Panama Canal, you’ll not only enjoy being right at the heart of Old Panama with its historic Spanish Colonial period buildings, but you’ll actually be staying at a very modern and amenity-rich apartment with gorgeous stone walls, rustic accents and colourful touches that will make your stay a great experience. Bring your family and they’ll love the stunning shared pool.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“NEW RELEASE WITH POOL Magazine style apartment, complete design and fully equipped. Has access to the pool and balcony facing the National Theater. This apartment has three bedrooms, two with king-size beds and one with two single beds, a livingroom with a pool table, a kitchen with an electrical cooktop oven, a dining table, two toilets and an amazing and brand new pool located at the first floor. ► Silent air conditioning in all rooms.”

Amenities

Laptop-friendly workspace | Iron | Hot water | Essentials | Washer | Pocket wifi | Air conditioning | Dryer | Cable TV | Heating | TV | Wifi

Guest Reviews

“We had an amazing stay in Panama. The apartment is great located in the center with very friendly hosts!” – Leni
“Nice place in general, with a very nice view of the national theater and a church in the old town in Panama City. Just don't choose the place because of the pool/billar table because it is broken and does not work at all.” – Luciano
“Location! Location! Location! Perfect and comfortable apartment in the heart of Casca Viejo. Would come back and certainly recommend it to all. Rob” – Robert
“Mauricio’s place exceeded our expectations and was a wonderful place to spend the night. Excellent location and a very stylish apartment. The A/Cs worked great and the check-in/out couldn’t have been simpler.” – Derek
“The apartment was in a amazing location! The apartment looks just like the pictures, and was comfortable and spacious for our stay. Our main issue was the noise..” – Rachel

#2 Apartment With Breathtaking Ocean View

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $110 per night, airbnb.com

An apartment building that would fit in perfectly in downtown Manhattan, with a stunning pool and unbeatable views of the Pacific Ocean as well as of the surrounding metropolis. Sleek and modern décor gives it an executive vibe ideal for business travellers accompanied by their family. The gym, the location and everything else makes this a perfect stay in Panama you won’t want to miss.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Because your safety is the most important thing for us, and we are aware of the health risks for these moments, we have implemented for your safety our new cleaning protocols to ensure disinfect of all our living spaces.”

Amenities

Wifi | Washer | Dryer | Iron | TV | Essentials | Air conditioning | Cable TV | Crib | High chair | Free parking on premises | Pool

Guest Reviews

“What a great spot! Close to everything with a great view. Yeny was a fabulous host and was there for anything we needed.” – Henry
“Great place. Very clean and modern. The view of the city is breathtaking.” – Eric
“In the heart of a wonderful city and had amenities that were amazing.” – Jose
“Great place to stay and Yeny (Host) handled everything we needed!” – Keon
“Very nice flat with a great view. The booklet with local tips is extensive!” – Christian

#3 Penthouse With Rooftop Terrace, Pool And 5 Rooms

10 Guests | 5 Bedrooms | 4 Bathrooms

Book Now: $400 per night, airbnb.com

This two-story penthouse with high ceilings and a gorgeous rooftop terrace with loungers for you to bathe in the Central American sun in complete privacy also offers some very unique touches like a decorative motorcycle in the middle of the living room. Modern furnishings and décor also contrast with rustic stone walls to give a sense of old and new that you and a big group of upscale friends will surely appreciate.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Magazine apartment and completely designed and equipped with swimming pool. You have a pool at the door of the apartment to spend an incredible stay. Master bedroom with king bed and double sofa bed, kitchen, bathroom, very bright, smart tv, etc. ► Silent air conditioning in all rooms.”

Amenities

Iron | Heating | Ethernet connection | Wifi | Dryer | Pocket wifi | Air conditioning | Essentials | Laptop-friendly workspace | TV | Hot water | Washer

Guest Reviews

“Very nice place and very well located within the Casco Viejo. Nice interior decoration.” – Fernando
“Casa Diez is a group of very stylish, renovated apartments in Casco Viejo. Our apartment was nicely decorated, had ample seating, comfortable beds, access to the rooftop patio, and access to the shared pool Mauricio was very responsive and welcoming.” – Daniel
“The location of this apartment is amazing! The apartment itself has seen better times. All the TV remote controls have been missing or not working, lights in the bathroom need replacement, walls need a touch of paint.” – Anna
“The pool is not on the rooftop, but shared. Still nice. Nice place overall.” – Kevin
“Great host and wonderful apartment in quiet but center of Casio Viejo” – Don

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#4 Two Bedroom Apartment With A Pool In Front Of The National Theater

5 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $100 per night, airbnb.com

Step into the heart of Old Town Panama City from this gorgeous 2-bedroom apartment right across the National Theatre. You’ll also find the most important cathedral in Panama nearby, as well as the entrance to the canal where you’ll be able to spot all the huge freighters tankers and cruise ships as they pass from one ocean to the next. It’s an ideal stay for a family visiting Panama for the first time.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“BRAND NEW – POOL►Apartment of magazine and completely designed and equipped with swimming pool and terrace overlooking the NATIONAL THEATER. ►You have a swimming pool at the door of the apartment to spend an incredible stay. 2 double rooms, living room, billiards, kitchen and dining room, bathrooms and pool► Silent air conditioning in all rooms. ► Smart TV with 2000 channels in all rooms”

Amenities

Dryer | Heating | Laptop-friendly workspace | Cable TV | TV | Wifi | Pocket wifi | Hot water | Washer | Iron | Essentials | Air conditioning

Guest Reviews

“Great place! Impeccable attention! Definitely recommended.” – Karla Patricia
“Nice little loft style apartment in heart of Casco. Was a great stay.” – Spencer
“The place was as advertised. The check-in was easy, and the location was great.” – Zach
“Excellent vibe to the apartments and the building and courtyard in general. Lots to do around the old town. Really did feel like a little home from home.” – Daniel
“Great place to stay in Panama City” – Vladimir

#5 Apartment With Pool At Puntarena Ocean Village In Buenaventura

10 Guests | 4 Bedrooms | 4 Bathrooms

Book Now: $710 per night, airbnb.com

If you’re planning a trip to Panama to experience some of the best beaches the country has to offer, then this apartment in Buenaventura on the county’s southern coast is a solid choice. With four bedrooms and room for up to 10 guests, it’s the ideal place to book for a trip with your extended family or with a big group of friends looking for a taste of paradise.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“This apartment is located at Puntarena Ocean Village, where you will find restaurants and boutiques. It is also just a few steps away from Puntarena Beach Club and the beach. The spaceThis property has 4 bedrooms and 4. 5 bathrooms.”

Amenities

Wifi | Washer | Air conditioning | TV | Heating | Dryer | Pool | Cooking basics | Refrigerator | Dishwasher | Stove | Microwave

Guest Reviews

“Great apartment in Buenaventura, very close to the beach club and the beach itself, like 20 steps or so. Very roomy, nice decoration and clean. Fully recommended!” – Alejandro
“Excellent service. Excellent attention. A spectacular place. Thank you for everything and we hope to be back soon.” – Jose
“This is an amazing apartment with space for a big family and is very close to the beach club. It is extremely convenient for big groups to enjoy a great weekend by the beach” – Jimena
“This property is gorgeous, much nicer than the pictures, it's literally by the pool, the parking is 5 min away and it is a very secure property. Rooms were spacious, decorated with good taste and full of details.” – Juan Manuel
“Our stay in the Buenaventura Rentals apartment during the National Days was excellent !! The location in Puntarenas very comfortable for the whole family, right next to the beach club. Nice and spacious rooms and common areas.” – Carlos

#6 Fabulous Villa Quintet

8 Guests | 4 Bedrooms | 4 Bathrooms

Book Now: $390 per night, airbnb.com

Antique shingle roofs and dark salmon pink walls greet you as you walk towards the front door, only to then be met by more modern furnishings with a backdrop of terracotta tiling and exposed wooden beams. Perfectly combining the old and the new, as well as an unmistakable Japanese décor here and there, this is a unique stay for you and your family if you want to be only blocks from Playa Venao beach.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Villa Quintet is a gorgeous mansion in Playa Destiladeros featuring ample spaces, gardens, an infinity pool and a large terrace with spectacular ocean view. The house can comfortably accommodate 8 guests. Entertainment includes a pool table and a private theater. This architect-designed house is one of the greatest properties in Pedasi.”

Amenities

Washer | Dryer | Iron | Air conditioning | Free parking on premises | Pool | Kitchen

Guest Reviews

“The house is spectacular, very well equipped. The pool is very big and we really enjoyed it. There are several nearby beaches, very quiet. I recommend the destination and the house for a few days with family or friends!” – Xavier
“The house and its location are absolutely fantastic! It's big, clean and 5 minutes away for a beautiful beach, Destiladeros. We were a family of 6, 2 adults and 4 teenagers and we all had plenty of space.” – Anik
“Wonderful home! Well maintained and large room spaces. Only issue was maintaining wifi connectivity throughout the house.” – John
“Villa Quintet was a very nice place with amazing views! We had power all the time but the internet was not so good, so we didn’t have ways to communicate with the rest of the world, but it was relaxing!” – Iris
“Beautiful house in a very special area nearby Pedasi. Perfect place to relax and enjoy the sound of the waves, the surf and the beautiful pool.” – Claudia

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#7 Live And Work In A Paradise Villa With Fast Internet

8 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 4 Bathrooms

Book Now: $300 per night, airbnb.com

A hidden gem, a secret abode and an urban escape are some of the ways to describe this stunning, capacious and well-appointed villa in Bocas del Toro, north of Panama’s Caribbean coast. Surrounded by lush greenery and with amazing views of the sea, you’ll find everything you could possibly need for a long stay while you hit the best surf the Central American nation offers, making it the ideal crash pad for a group of surfers in search for adventure.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Enjoy breezy indoor/outdoor living. Casa Botanica reflects the best of luxury and nature. A beach is just a short walk down the road, and town is accessible by taxi in just 5 minutes. Nestled within the internationally recognized Finco Los Monos Botanical Garden, surrounded by lush foliage.”

Amenities

Wifi | Laptop-friendly workspace | Iron | Dryer | Washer | Essentials | Hot water | Pack ’n Play/travel crib | Free parking on premises | Single level home | Free street parking | Kitchen

Guest Reviews

“This was our second time staying here and it was as incredible (or maybe even more) as we remembered it from our last stay. The House has everything you can think of for a relaxing, convenient, stress-free, beautiful getaway.” – Desiree
“The villa is situated in a gorgeous botanical garden with a fantastic view of the surf & a very short walk to the beach (located just at the base of the private drive). Debra & Scott were lovely hosts and provided us with ample info and were very thorough with communications.” – Stefanie
“Luxurious. Not only is this place the best place to stay in Bocas, it’s home to the best view in all of Bocas. It’s hard to leave the villa with these views.” – Jerry
“Absolutely beautiful! We had a group of 6 and it worked out perfectly! Each couple had their own private spaces and the main house was the perfect area for everyone to gather and eat, watch birds, play games or nap.” – Cheyenne
“The house is lovely and the view of the jungle is quite beautiful. This house has a water filtration/sanitation system so it's one of the few places in Bocas that you can drink the water. That really came in handy.” – Dove

#8 Villa Colorada – 5 Minutes From Playa Venao

9 Guests | 4 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms

Book Now: $330 per night, airbnb.com

Located in one of the southernmost points in Panama, this spacious villa is able to accommodate up to 9 guests in its 4 bedrooms, making it a solid choice for a multi-family trip to Central America. Everyone will love the beach vibe the place offers as well as the pool, the outdoor swings and he many other amenities that come included, which make this a place you won’t want to leave.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“The red villa, can receive 9 people, has 4 rooms, 3 bathrooms and a pool. It is 5 minutes from Isla Cañas National Park and 8 minutes from Playa Venao. at the foot of the Azur Panama project mountain with 100 hectares of land, roads, ravines and waterfalls to discover on foot or by bike, Activities that can be done in the area: Turtle or whale watching, Surfing, Skate, kayak, paddleboard, DHMB Downhill mountain bike, fishing, horses, etc…”

Amenities

Hot water | Iron | Laptop-friendly workspace | Essentials | Dryer | Air conditioning | TV | Wifi | Washer | Pool | Single level home | Free parking on premises

Guest Reviews

“Amazing place! would definitely stay there again. Huge villa with plenty of amenities.” – Cesar
“Very good, excellent host” – Rhomyna
“Excellent stay! House full of charm and history! Neat and atypical decoration.” – Antoine

#9 Modern Deluxe Ocean View

5 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $110 per night, airbnb.com

When it comes to booking a place in the city, location is everything and this apartment delivers. You’ll be right in the action only a couple of blocks away from downtown where you’ll find a seemingly infinite array of bars, restaurants, cafes, clubs and everything else Panama’s nightlife has to offer. If you’re a night owl in search of an elegant crash pad for you and your pals, this is it!

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Because your safety is the most important thing for us, and we are aware of the health risks for these moments, we have implemented for your safety our new cleaning protocols to ensure disinfect of all our living spaces.”

Amenities

Wifi | Washer | Air conditioning | TV | Essentials | Cable TV | Dryer | High chair | Crib | Gym | Elevator | Pool

Guest Reviews

“Pretty apartment, gym and pool are big pluses. Recommend!” – Dash
“This place is extremely beautiful, it was simple and luxurious at the same time. The views are extraordinary, definitely going to recommend this stay” – Derrick
“This place is pretty nice and overall I would recommend it, however, the pool was completely closed due to high winds and damage during our stay, albeit not their fault but they didn’t notify me prior and this was the main reason we picked this apartment.” – Adam
“Located in Coco Del Mar, convenient to University of Panama areas. Sufficient number of eating/drinking spots in walking distance. Space as described, no issues.” – Mark
“Great apartment and good location!!” – Nano

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#10 Playa Escondida And Resort, Maria Chiquita

8 Guests | 4 Bedrooms | 5 Bathrooms

Book Now: $660 per night, airbnb.com

Modern furnishings, high-end electronics, big open spaces and high ceilings are some of this villa’s most noteworthy design features, but its location right on the waters of the Caribbean is the best it has to offer. Be lulled to sleep by the sound of the waves and toss the dice with your family to decide between the private pool, the big shared infinity-pool or the private beach right in front of your living room for an experience you’ll never forget.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Large oceanfront villa, with spacious bedrooms, main living room, TV den and large dining room, 10 steps from the ocean. With a beachy and cozy decoration. Es una propiedad estupenda. la playa es mejor que como sale en las fotos.”

Amenities

Air conditioning | Hot water | Wifi | TV | Washer | Essentials | Dryer | Beach essentials | Gym | Hot tub | Single level home | Free parking on premises

Guest Reviews

“It is a great property. the beach is better than the pictures. everything was clean and well maintained.” – Juan

#11 Beach House At Panama

12 Guests | 6 Bedrooms | 4 Bathrooms

Book Now: $700 per night, airbnb.com

This capacious villa has space enough to comfortably sleep 12 guests. Its expansive outdoor areas with perfect green lawns, its deep-blue pool and the many outdoor seating spaces will let everyone enjoy their time outside, while the comfy rooms with views of the ocean will provide a comforting rest for all. This is a solid choice for a destination wedding or for a luxurious company retreat at the beach.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Beach house located in Punta Chame facing the sea. Incredible view, with terrace, green areas and bohio facing the sea. 6 rooms equipped with beds, air conditioning and bathroom. Living room, dining room, kitchen, swimming pool with Jacuzzi, BBQ, electric plant.”

Amenities

Wifi | Cable TV | Pocket wifi | Essentials | Hot water | Washer | TV | Air conditioning | Dryer | Laptop-friendly workspace | Free parking on premises | Free street parking

Guest Reviews

“Such an amazing house for a family vacation. We had a wonderful time. It truly is a dream house with so many spots to relax.” – Regina
“Sion was a great host. Very responsive and always on point. The villa was much better then the pictures and absolutely spectacular, a lot of privacy for large groups.” – Bianka
“Great place to stay with family and friends. Private spaces, relaxing spots, great amenities. Wish I could stay longer!” – Clarissa
“Beautiful, large beach house in quiet and charming Punta Chame. This house met all of our expectations and was a perfect place to host my friends and I. The proximity to the beach cannot be beat and the pool is perfect.” – Dani
“This is a great place to stay if you are heading to Panama. The house is located in a quiet and peaceful neighborhood with spectacular sunset views. The winds in December and January make it cool and there are no insects. Also, if you like kite surfing you will be in heaven.” – Shawn

#12 Casa Amador – Your Home In Panama

6 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $80 per night, airbnb.com

The splashes of colour on the walls and furnishings are part of what gives this stunning home on the hills of Amador its particular appeal. An idyllic destination all in itself, its location is a vantage point to look out to the Pacific Ocean which seems to unfold right beneath your feet. If you want a unique experience for you and your family, this apartment for 6 is definitely a top choice.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Quiet living, green space and amazing views of the skyline and the Panama Canal plus a pool + gym. Restaurants are walking distance, downtown is also close. We're 5 minutes to historic Casco Viejo for nightlife, 10 minutes to Albrook for the best shopping, and 30 mins to the international airport. There are 2 balconies, an open kitchen, and both bedrooms have their own bathroom.”

Amenities

TV | Wifi | Washer | Air conditioning | Laptop-friendly workspace | Dryer | Cable TV | Essentials | Iron | Hot water | Gym | Free street parking

Guest Reviews

“Good option in Panama City! We stayed five nights at Emily and Wiulian's place. It's location in Causeway is close enough to the City while having the quietness of nature.” – Mauricio
“Interesting place with a million dollar view. Complex almost deserted. No crowds here.” – Lane
“The views are amazing from Emily’s apartment. It is Uber accessible as long as the driver has the building #, it’s needed at the gate. The house is a short inexpensive Uber ride to Casco Viejo which is a plus.” – Stephanie
“Emily's place was perfect. When you opened the windows, the breeze was wonderful. We rarely needed AC.” – Sheila
“This place is a bit hard to find but well worth the effort. It has a fantastic view of the harbor and the skyline of Panama City. You can watch pelicans, buzzards and frigate birds flying by your window.” – William

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