The Santa Maria, a Luxury Collection Hotel & Golf Resort
The tourism Industry is considered one of the most lucrative and growth-related to the economic development of the country. And for that reason, it has brought many benefits such as an improved capital flow, job creations and the increase in Growth domestic product (GDP).
Panama tourism growth has led to the increase the amount of rooms from 2010 to 2016 by 75% reaching a total of 10,369 units nationally. In 2017, the registered spending from visitors in Panama was estimated 4,451.4 million balboas. A significantly increase of 5.5% than last year, according to The Panama Tourism Authority.
In 2018, with more than 6000 hotels across the world, the prestigious hotel chain Starwood Hotels & Resorts just announced the grand opening of The Santa Maria, a Luxury Collection Hotel & Golf Resort. Situated at a world class location: Santa Maria Country Club. The 182-room hotel The Santa Maria, A Luxury Collection Hotel & Golf Resort has positioned itself as the first Luxury Collection of the Republic of Panama.
The guest experience begins right at the entrance of the hotel through a ‘’veranda’’ architecture’s reminiscence from Panama City’s with a modern style, and touches of their rich Panamanian culture. Amenities include: a conference room with a capacity for up to 520 people, world best SPA, meeting rooms and easy access to the Santa Maria Country Club which features 18 golf holes by Nicklaus Design offering guests a unique experience for business, entertainment and leisure.
This hotel design sums up to one of 50,000.00 rooms that Gomez Vazquez International has designed over the last 40 years. Reinstating their promise of providing value and profitability to their projects. With a passionate team of what they do, bringing designs to life that command but that do not disrupt. Always taking into consideration the environment demonstrating their commitment with society.