Hilton unveils Waldorf Astoria Panama

Hilton Worldwide has announced the official name of its first Waldorf Astoria hotel in Latin America – Waldorf Astoria Panama. Formerly known as The Panamera, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, the new designation brings the distinguished brand name to the forefront. Waldorf Astoria Panama is on schedule to open this year and is now accepting reservations for 2013 with rates starting from US$219 per night. Located steps away from Calle Uruguay, in the heart of the entertainment area, the hotel is approximately 25 minutes from Tocumen International Airport (PTY) and two blocks from the city centre. Featuring 248 guest rooms and luxury residences, Waldorf Astoria Panama will also offer an array of recreational facilities including a fitness centre by Life Fitness, spa, outdoor swimming pool and Level 5, a multi-event venue for meetings and social gatherings. There will also be four restaurants and bars. (http://www.waldorfastoriapanama.com)