Hard Rock Hotels makes Latin America debut in Panama

PANAMA CITY, PANAMA Marking the brand’s debut in Latin America, Hard Rock Hotel Panama Megapolis is scheduled to debut in December in Panama City.

The 1,499-key, 66-story property is the 16th franchised hotel property overall for Hard Rock Café International Inc. It is being developed and owned by Megapolis Investment Group and will be managed by Decameron Hotels & Resorts.

Connected by bridge to Multicentro Mall and the under-construction Megapolis Convention Center, Hard Rock Hotel Panama Megapolis will offer eight food and beverage outlets—in addition to the existing Hard Rock Café at the mall. It will also include an infinity pool, a Rock Spa and 24,250 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space.

“We are proud to debut the Hard Rock Hotel brand in Latin America, a region with a rich musical culture,” says Michael Shindler, executive vice president of Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos. “Both Megapolis Investment Group and Decameron Hotels & Resorts have strong experience in the region, which will be invaluable as we look to open our doors this year.”