Panama City is not the only place where conventions and events can take place. The country’s rural interior offers interesting options for event organizers seeking to conduct business in a mountain setting. For medium to small scale groups, Chiriqui, in the west of the country, provides different alternatives to suit the occasion.
Hacienda los Molinos in Boquete is an idyllic place for meetings. The hotel can accommodate groups in their salon or can arrange for events in their lush, outdoor setting. For details, contact 730-8313, 6676-0653 or write firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hotel Bambito in Volcán offers 700 square feet of flexible venue space. The 140 acres of outdoor space include gardens and a pool area, which can also be booked for meetings. Contact 771-4265, 215-9448 or write email@example.com.
The Panamonte Inn & Spa in Boquete is a top choice for discerning travelers. They can accommodate small to medium sized events in their elegant dining room. The hotel’s attention to detail and high culinary standards makes them a great place for impressing clients. For more information, call 720-1324 or write firstname.lastname@example.org.
Finca Lerida in Boquete can host small to medium scale events in their Monniche Restaurant, but for larger parties, their “Crystal House” (la Casa de Cristal), which can accommodate up to 300, is the place. An elegant structure with transparent polyurethane walls and ceiling, the Casa de Cristal gives the illusion of inviting the outdoors in. In the evenings under the glow of soft lights, it transports the senses. Contact 720-1111 or fincalerida.com.