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Courtyard Panama City

3.0 out of 5.0

Recent guest reviews

Needed a room near Panama City Beach on July 28 2017. My wife checked rates of rooms in the area and found that the Courtyard by Marriott was the most reasonable at $160 a night and they had rooms available. Checking in the attendant said the room was $160 and with a Triple A discount we could get it for $130. I gave the girl my credit card, she handed me my receipt and my mistake was not to look at the receipt. When we got home I received my credit card statement and we were charged a total of $254.24 for the room.i called this motel to question this charge and they told me that the $254 charge was correct and didn't know why we were told differently. Gee $160 was the price they had posted on the internet. Room was nice but be wary of Marriot's false price advertising on the internet!

This is probably the best place to stay on this side of the bridge. Prices tend to be lower over here, but it makes sense to save some money unless you really want to be on the beach. Hotel is clean. Staff are friendly and helpful, but it seems like they are always one person short. Rooms are in good shape. Hotel is fairly new, or has been renovated recently. Decent exercise room. Location is safe and quiet. My biggest beef is their corporate breakfast policy. I'm a high elite level and get free breakfast at the other Marriott brands, but I have to pay for it here. I skip the breakfast and get something on the way to my morning location.

Stayed at the Panama City Courtyard for 5 nights during a recent business trip. Super clean hotel with personable, professional staff. Bistro on-site with a mini-Starbucks in the morning with cocktails later in the day. Would definitely recommend this hotel for anyone staying in Panama City. Good value. Location is convenient and staff couldn't be nicer.

Stayed for one night with my wife and infant daughter. Room was very clean and quiet on the first floor, with plenty of outlets for our phone chargers and my CPAP. Staff was very helpful and curtious, including opening the cafe a bit early for me so I could get my morning caffeine fix.

We picked this hotel because we were in Panama city for business during spring break and wanted to have peace and quite. That is exactly what we got. The hotel is nice, and our rooms had walk out balconies. Staff was nice and the coffee is good.

The hotel was not terrible. The bathroom needed updating and a good cleaning to get rid of rust and mildew stains around tub. My biggest complaint is that on the first night of my two night stay, the bathroom lightbulb blew out. Not a big deal. However after reporting it to the front desk, they were not able to replace the bulb since it was a circular bulb and they were out of them. There was another Marriott property on the same lot.....couldn't they get one from them? And there was a Home Depot less about a half mile away. They should have sent someone to go buy a bulb. The shower/toilet area is completely separated from the vanity area which made the area very dark and completely unsafe. I had to take two showers in the dark. This is completely unacceptable for a Marriott property. This hotel should not be allowed to use the Marriott name and not live up to that reputation. Don't stay here.

My husband was there for work, I was there to relax. Staff was very nice. Overall, it's okay. Room wasn't bad. Definitely no extras. Not even vending. Only the commissary (3.50 for a soda) or The Bistro. The Marriott brand behind this one had free coffee and breakfast for only a few dollars more, so we hear from other attendees. They did have a pool and a hot tub. It is several miles from the beaches. Right across from a mall and near familiar restaurants. We ate dinner a little further afield, so 4.5-10 miles away.

Very clean, nice size rooms good hotel located in the downtown area. Many restaurants & all types of stores close by. Personnel were very friendly.Housekeeping staff noticed I left my tablet in the room. Thirty minutes after we checked out we received a phone call while driving that they had my tablet at the front desk. We returned back to the hotel and picked up my much needed tablet. I would recommend this hotel. Do not offer a complimentary breakfast. We had a very good breakfast at the Donut Hole, where many locals go. Lot of food reasonable price.

Everything I wanted was here: clean and spacious room, comfortable bedding, functioning plumbing, strong wifi, and pleasant bistro with good food. Located a bit off the road so crane your neck. Pool available. Very well managed.

Staff was great, rooms where comfortable. Cleaning crew forgot to leave a towel for shoer floor one of the days and the next day forgot to leave coffee cups. Spending a lot of time in hotels lately for business these little things can add up, but overall had a great stay.

905 E 23rd Pl Panama City FL

Hotel highlights

  • Walking distance to Panama City Mall
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining

Within a short walk of Panama City Mall, Courtyard Panama City is within 2 miles (3 km) of Junior Museum of Bay County. This 81-room, 3-star hotel has an outdoor pool along with a 24-hour fitness center and free in-room WiFi. Panama City Marina and Science and Discovery Center of Northwest Florida are also nearby.


Sit down for a leisurely bite to eat at the onsite café, or enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. You can get a quick energy boost at the coffee shop/café. For your convenience, a cooked-to-order breakfast is served each morning for a fee.


All of Courtyard Panama City's 81 air-conditioned rooms provide microwaves, coffee makers, and ironing boards. Flat-screen TVs come with cable channels, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi and wired Internet. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries, and beds sport pillow menus. Desks are also available.

Property features

At Courtyard Panama City, guests enjoy features like an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a spa tub. If you decide to drive, there's free parking. Helpful staff can provide dry cleaning/laundry services and luggage storage. Additional amenities include free WiFi in public areas, 2 meeting rooms, and a business center.

Room options

Standard Room, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed

King 1 | Sleeps 3

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

73% of guests recommend this hotel

Total of 131 reviews