Plan for peace of mind

Some properties allow cancellations up to 14 days before arrival. Check the policy before booking.

Destination guide

Beautiful Panama City will entice you

Experience the unique character of Panama City with a stay in a vacation home rental. This city's shopping, casino gaming and cafés attract many visitors, and its scenic and cosmopolitan location add to the charm. Metropolitan Cathedral of Panama and Bridge of the Americas are just a couple of the must-sees. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Panama City

Are you searching for attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Panama City a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Panama Audubon Society (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Marine Exhibition Center Smithsonian Institute Panama (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Panama City

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Panama City is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cinta Costera (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Metropolitan Nature Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Ancon Hill (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Veracruz Beach (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Soberania National Park (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Taboga Beach (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Panama City

Fly into Panama City (PAC-Marcos A. Gelabert Intl.), the closest airport, located 2.5 mi (4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Balboa (BLB-Panama Pacifico Intl.), which is 6.3 mi (10.1 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Panama City Passenger Station. It's easy to get around Panama City by jumping on the metro at Iglesia del Carmen Station, Santo Tomas Station or Estación Lotería.

How many vacation rentals are available around Panama City?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 188 house rentals around Panama City. From 145 Condos/Apartments to 27 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Panama City is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Panama City?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Panama City:

  • San Francisco: 83 vacation rentals
  • El Cangrejo: 34 vacation rentals
  • Marbella: 38 vacation rentals
  • Casco Viejo: 17 vacation rentals
  • Campo Alegre: 49 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Panama City?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Panama City. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Panama Viejo: 194 home rentals
  • Avenida Balboa: 194 home rentals
  • Bolivar Square: 195 home rentals
  • Albrook Shopping Mall: 195 home rentals
  • Palacio de las Garzas: 194 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Panama City listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Panama City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 145 Condos/Apartments in Panama City. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Panama City include:

  • Houses: 27 lodging choices
  • Studios: 112 lodging choices
  • Hotels: 3 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Bed & breakfasts and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Panama City?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 134 vacation homes with pool available in Panama City.