Bristol Buenaventura to Join JW Marriott Luxury Brand

Bristol Buenaventura, a beachfront resort in Panama, recently announced that it will join world-class luxury hotel brand JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts, marking the brand's arrival in Panama. The hotel will be re-flagged as JW Marriott Panama Golf & Resort as of December 3.

Bristol Buenaventura is located within the exclusive Buenaventura resort community, 80 miles southwest of Panama City on the Pacific coast. The resort is located on 1,000 acres with 118 accommodations, including five expansive suites and four residence-style villas.

JW Marriott Panama Golf & Resort will be operated by Marriott under an agreement with the Bristol Hospitality Group.

Buenaventura features five restaurants, a new 18-hole Nicklaus Design course, a full-service spa and beachfront clubhouse complete with breathtaking infinity pool and waterfront butler service. The resort is home to a romantic chapel and features more than 4,000 square feet of meeting space, making it a sought-after destination wedding venue.