Part of the super chic, 50-floor Evolution Tower, the 203-room W Panama will become an instant landmark in Panama City when it opens in 2016. The hotel was purpose-built with group business in mind, offering a total of 21,900 sf of meeting space.
The hotel will be located in the Financial District, just steps away from Uruguay Street filled with a wide array of restaurants, bars and nightclubs. The W Panama is the 9th Starwood Hotel in Panama and the first W Hotel in Central America.
“As W Hotels continues to transform into a global design powerhouse, we are proud to bring W to Central America,” says Vincent Gillet, global brand leader for W Hotels/Le Méridien. “W Panama, set in one of the capital city’s premier districts, will offer a completely new and distinctive experience to the hotel market in Panama City, providing a stylish escape and innovative design for both guests and locals alike.”
Panama is becoming one of the most desirable destinations for group travelers and planners.The city is grabbing serious buzz in the MICE industry due to its centralized location pulling attendees from both North and South America.
The W Panama includes two yet-t0-be announced signature restaurants, a fabulous W Living Room lobby bar, a destination nightclub and an 8,400-sf WORKOUT fitness facility. The meeting space includes the “Great Room” for large-scale ballroom events and six breakout rooms.