Located 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Panama Rainforest Discovery Center, Gamboa Rainforest Resort is within a 10-minute drive of Culebra Cut. This 166-room, 3.5-star hotel welcomes business and leisure travelers with a marina, a full-service spa, and 3 restaurants. On a lake, the hotel is also within a 30-minute drive of Miraflores Locks.

Dining

This hotel is home to 3 onsite restaurants, perfect for a quick bite to eat. Order from 24-hour room service to satisfy your hunger without leaving your room, or make new friends over drinks at the bar/lounge. Start your day off with buffet breakfast, available for a fee.

Rooms

All 166 air-conditioned accommodations feature sitting areas. LCD TVs come with cable channels, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi and wired Internet. Beds sport Egyptian cotton sheets and bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Minibars, coffee makers, and safes are other standard amenities.

Property features

Guests of Gamboa Rainforest Resort have access to a marina, a full-service spa, and an outdoor pool. If you drive, take advantage of free parking. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this spa hotel include a lazy river, a children's pool, and a 24-hour fitness center.

Highlights

  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining
  • Marina

Renovations & Closures

This property is closed from 24 August 2017 to 07 September 2017 (dates subject to change).
The property is closed between 25 May and 08 June.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Gamboa Rainforest Resort features a marina and an outdoor tennis court. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a swim-up bar and a bar/lounge. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 3.5-star property offers access to a business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 2756 square feet (256 square meters) include conference space. This family-friendly hotel also offers an outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a 24-hour fitness center. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Gamboa Rainforest Resort has designated areas for smoking.

  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Free long-term parking 
  • Terrace 
  • Computer station 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Marina on site 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Conference space 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 166 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Lazy river 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Library 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 6 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 256 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 9 
  • Free self parking 
  • Year Built 1999 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 2756 
  • Garden 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3 
  • Steam room 
  • Children's pool 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Lazy river  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free long-term parking, Free self parking

Room Amenities

Gamboa Rainforest Resort offers 166 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature minibars and safes. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets. LCD televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Gamboa hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Phone 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge.

Gamboa Rainforest Resort has 3 restaurants serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor tennis court and a marina are featured at the hotel. An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a lazy river, a sauna, and a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Motor boating on site 
  • Boat tours on site 
  • Game drive on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 

Spa Services

Sensory Spa by Clarins has 3 treatment rooms. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, Swedish massages, and massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, a steam room, and Turkish bath/hammam.

The spa is open daily. Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 18 
  • Number of treatment rooms 3 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

24-hour check-in

Cash Deposit Required

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Deposit: PAB 100 per stay
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Hotel Name

  • Gamboa Rainforest
  • Gamboa Rainforest Resort
  • Gamboa Resort
  • Rainforest Resort
  • Rainforest Resort Gamboa
  • Resort Rainforest
  • Gamboa Rain Forest Resort
  • Gamboa Rainforest Hotel Gamboa

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Set meals are served in guestrooms only (no menus or public dining).


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