We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Have dessert first..It is the best”
Review of Hotel Panamonte

Hotel Panamonte
Ranked #7 of 110 Restaurants in Boquete
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Latin
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations
Description: Since 1914, the Hotel Panamonte has been the Old world charm in the enchanting highlands of Boquete luxurious rooms and indulgent culinary experience of choice for travelers from near and far. For more than 50 years, the Collins-Elliot family has blended their Old World Swedish tradition of hospitality with the friendliness of Panama in Boquete's extraordinary cloud forest setting of mountains, valleys, waterfalls and flowers. The result is the creation of a destination luxury hotel that combines the best of history with modern amenities. For three generations, families from Panama City, the United States and Europe have been coming to The Panamonte to celebrate weddings, honeymoons, christenings, family, and corporative reunions. Discover for yourself why staying at the Hotel Panamonte has become a tradition-it is so much more than just place to rest. It is a place from which to refresh the body, mind, and spirit and make memories that will last a lifetime.
Reviewed 25 June 2014

I had dessert first, the special "lemon" pie. What a delight! I surprised the waiter when I wanted dessert first. We had wonderful food and good service. We inquired about staying in the Inn for a night, but the man (no gentleman) at the front desk was cold, rude and downright uninterested in us or our business.
I am glad that we didn't meet him first or I would have missed out on a good meal served on their front porch.

    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
Thank Dana K
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a ReviewReviews (591)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

191 - 195 of 591 reviews

Reviewed 23 June 2014

It started out great. BLT was 4.95 and almond trout was 9.99
etc.
Now the BLT is 8.00 and the almond trout is 15.00 and they raised
the prices overnight and a lot of people quit going. a well drink
is 5.00. Most locals do not go there anymore. Nice atmosphere but
San Franciso prices and Boquete is a little mountain town with
no architecture and the high prices just make it a turn off.

1  Thank karen R
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 21 June 2014

This is a nice restaurant whether you are having breakfast, lunch or dinner. A little on the expensive side but the food is very good and so is the service.

Thank Karena066
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 30 May 2014

This restaurant gets a lot of rave reviews, but I just don't agree with them. Yes the atmosphere can't be beat, especially in the bar with the fireplaces and the perfectly manicured grounds. So if you want to have a look maybe just go for happy hour.

We ordered a nice salad with cranberries, cheese, nuts, etc and it was very tasty. For the two entrees we had the mushroom risotto and the almond trout with mashed potatoes and creamed spinach. Everything except the spinach was quite bland and needed salt added for flavor. They were both cooked spot on and visually a feast, but seriously lacking in flavor.

Service was great, but due to the bland flavor wouldn't return or recommend to a friend.















Sent from my iPad

Sent from my iPad this place to a friend

    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
Thank Sheri J
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 28 May 2014 via mobile

This was our second stay at this beautiful historic hotel and this time we chose the only room with a outdoor fireplace. Very glad that we did as we spent countless hours during our weeks visit in the cool evenings ( as the temperature drops to 60 degrees or so ) watching the fire, the stars and enjoyed wonderful conversation. The room service is also excellent and the good is 5 stars.

Thank mandmsilverman
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Travellers who viewed Hotel Panamonte also viewed

Boquete, Chiriqui Province
 
Boquete, Chiriqui Province
Boquete, Chiriqui Province
 

Been to Hotel Panamonte? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing