Yeah i think that's what most hosting companies do. Include the price of c panel in the default price for the server to make it seem like you are getting it for free. Sometimes they might even include it in the setup fee. Just make sure your purchasing from a reputable host.
Glowhost.com includes many other features in their package plans.
This company offers resourceful and feature-rich plans for their clients them to be satisfied with the level of services this company offers.