Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Panama City

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Panama City. This city's camping, shopping and restaurants draw many visitors. Take in top local attractions such as Panama City Mall and Panama City Marina. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Panama City

Are you searching for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Panama City a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gulf World Marine Park (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Bay Dunes Golf Course (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Fox Run Country Club (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Nicklaus Course at Bay Point Resort (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Meadows Course at Bay Point Resort (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Water Planet (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)

Seasonal weather in Panama City

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Panama City

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Panama City is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Andrews State Park (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Truesdell Park (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Shell Island (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Mexico Beach (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
  • Conservation Park (20.1 mi / 32.4 km)
  • Carillon Beach (25.3 mi / 40.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Panama City

Fly into Panama City, FL (ECP-Northwest Florida Beaches Intl.), the closest airport, located 18.1 mi (29.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Destin, FL (DSI-Destin-Fort Walton Beach), which is 55.7 mi (89.6 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Panama City?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 7,322 holiday lettings around Panama City. From 5,911 flats & apartments to 814 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Panama City:

  • Gulf Lagoon Beach: 2,997 holiday homes
  • Biltmore Beach: 2,957 holiday homes
  • Holiday Beach: 1,211 holiday homes
  • Silver Sands Beach: 3,320 holiday homes
  • The Fairways: 39 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Panama City? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Panama City. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Meadows Course at Bay Point Resort: 8,805 holiday lettings
  • St. Andrews State Park: 8,634 holiday lettings
  • Nicklaus Course at Bay Point Resort: 8,495 holiday lettings
  • Naval Support Activity Panama City: 10,250 holiday lettings
  • Cove Park: 7,797 holiday lettings

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

Can I rent Flats in Panama City?

Yes, of course. offers 5,911 Flats in Panama City. Our other popular types of Panama City holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 814 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 45 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 48 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Resorts and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Panama City?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6,451 holiday homes with pool available in Panama City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Explore destinations around Panama City

    Gulf Lagoon Beach
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    Biltmore Beach
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    Silver Sands Beach
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    The Fairways
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