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eastsussex
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2014

returned 19th march 2014 first of all i feel i need to put the bad things first as we had more bad then good things to say ... our room was nice clean untill we took off sheets and looked at the mattress very dirty like wee stains even smelt we was in block 14 punt cana hotel not good... More 

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2 Thank lynn s
socialmedia b, Customer service at Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana, responded to this review

Dear Lynn, We sincerely regret the situations above mentioned. For your information we follow a strict control of all incidents reported, and in this particular case. Please be advice that our Security Department operates 24/7, in order to guarantee the security and well-being of our distinguished customers. Also, please let me inform you that pool and beach are public places... More 

Fruitland, Maryland
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2014

Just home from Punta Cana. Was the most relaxing and beautiful vacation i have had in years. From check in to check out every step was easy and efficient. Very impressive. It was spring break so i worried about taking my family of 4 with children... Not the case. It was perfect! We upgraded to gold which was well worth... More 

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7 Thank Pearce156
socialmedia b, Customer service at Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana, responded to this review

Dear Pearce, We are pleased to read that you had an amazing, relaxing and beautiful vacation good your family in our Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana. It is fantastic for us to read that you recommend our Resort for couples, families and all people that want a relaxing vacation. Looking forward to seeing you next year in this unbelievable resort!... More 

Denver, Colorado
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2014

We went in late January and had a perfect time, there was not one thing that we ever needed. For the amount of people at the resort it never felt crowded. Amazing beach and great trip loved it!!!! I would recommend this resort to all

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1 Thank amydavemmnf
socialmedia b, Customer service at Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana, responded to this review

Dear Amy, It is a pleasure to know at we were to provide you everything you needed and it is wonderful to read that you consider us as the best hotel where everything was perfect. Thank you for recommending us to all and for preferring our Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts, all-inclusive hotels in Punta Cana Regards from the Caribbean!... More 

Victoria, Canada
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2014

We just got home from our two week stay at the Bahai Principe Punta Cana and had a great time. People tend to write their worst experiences on here which deters other potential clients... but all in all it was a fun trip. The hotel is HUGE... at the orientation I think they said there are 7,000 people plus staff?... More 

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3 Thank Ush02
socialmedia b, Customer service at Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First of all, we would like to thank you for bringing to our attention your comments about your stay in our Hotel. It is a pleasure for us to read you had a nice family trip in our Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana. This communications give us an opportunity to assess and evaluate our performance, as well as... More 

Hamilton, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2014

Canadian March Break 2014 Stayed in Royal Golden Section building 3 Room: Great room but on 1st level by the Esmeralda Street to noisy! Used ear plugs all week! service traffic early morning and trolly back and forth into the we hours of the night. Close to beach which helped us snag a lounge chair under a Palapa at 7... More 

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2 Thank Tigercat2014
socialmedia b, Customer service at Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana, responded to this review

Dear client, We apologize if you felt you did not receive the service you were entitled to from some of the staff. Please allow us to inform you that, despite the size of our Resort, appropriate measures have been taken in order to ensure guest satisfaction and expected quality of each of our service. Please accept my apologies in order... More 

Barrie, Canada
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8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2014

Be prepared this resort is big, I actually found myself laughing at how many people were at this resort and how efficiently the management and staff had it running. It is nothing short of amazing that this resort can shuttle so many people through it with so few issues. The week I was there I had no issues other than... More 

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4 Thank therealdeal08
socialmedia b, Customer service at Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana, responded to this review

Dear client, Thank you for taking the time to detail your feedback. Please rest assured that your observations about reserving chair at the beach have been shared to the General Management of our Resort to analyze the points you mentioned. We would like to have the opportunity to welcome you once again at Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana Resort to... More 

Barrie
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14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2014

Well this time it was my wife and a friend that traveled to Punta Cana. This is her report.My self and a girl friend traveled Feb 26th for 1 week to this resort. I will start by saying that the resort was clean, food good, entertainment good and staff friendly - but TOO BIG. We were told that there were... More 

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1 Thank RDBCAB
socialmedia b, Customer service at Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana, responded to this review

Dear client, We sincerely regret the inconvenient you mentioned and that situation have tarnished our global image from you. On behalf of all our staff we ask our sincere apologies. We hope to have another opportunity and honor us with your visit in order to change this negative perception about us. Your sincerely, Vianca Graciano Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort More 

Houston, Texas, United States
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2014

I visited this hotel in June 2013 with 2 friends. The hotel campus were extremely beautiful and we were welcomed with T-Shirts and Rum. The main restaurants had very delicious Dominican food and the deserts were simply to die for. i ate passion fruit and coconut everything! Also try a shot of Mamajuana with each meal. Although the food was... More 

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1 Thank Natalee B
socialmedia b, Customer service at Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana, responded to this review

Dear Nat, We greatly appreciate that you praised our good Dominican food and the desserts. It is a pleasure to learn that you were delighted with our gastronomic offer. We hope to welcome you in the near future in our premises to experience the hospitality of our people, the quality of our services and facilities. Best regards, Vianca Graciano Bahia... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2014

Let me start by telling you that we traveled with 9 other families having a total of 20 adults and 21 children. Most of our group are well travelled individuals. We were at the resort from March 7 to March 14. We stayed on the "Punta Cana" side of the resort. As for the resort itself, it was clean and... More 

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2 Thank Alnatcorriveau
socialmedia b, Customer service at Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana, responded to this review

Dear Al and Nat, Firstly I apologize for this inconvenience you have experienced, but, we are happy because at the end there was a solution for this issue, and to know during the last night in the Resort you and the whole group enjoyed the BBQ and was the best ever, thanks to the responsibility taken by the management. Thank... More 

Edmonton
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9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2014

We traveled here with a group of 15 people on February 21-March 7.We travel 1-2 times a year with a large group and have been to many resorts around the world. We did have a great time but would not return to this hotel because of the size and how crowded it was. We stayed in the royal golden section... More 

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5 Thank Brenda3729
socialmedia b, Customer service at Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana, responded to this review

Dear Brenda, We appreciate that you take the time to send us your comments regarding your experience during your recent stay with us. Thank you for acknowledge the good points and on the other hand, please allow us to clarify that despite the size of our Resort, appropriate measures have been taken in order to ensure guest satisfaction and expected... More 

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free Internet
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  • Beachfront
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Casino and Gambling
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  • Minibar
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Facilities and services 2 lake-style pools Jacuzzi Sun terraces Lounger, sun umbrella and towel service BAHIA SPA (additional charge) Sports facilities: gym, tennis court, multi-sports court Water activity centre Motorised sports (additional charge) WiFi access in the lobby (1h per day free of charge) and in rooms (additional charge) Meeting and convention room 1 buffet restaurant and 5 speciality restaurants Japanese restaurant 16 bars Wedding gazebo Punta Blanca Golf Club: 18 hole Punta Blanca Golf Club (additional charge) Pueblo Principe: Shopping and Leisure Mall with local craft stores, live music, shows, stores, bars, disco and casino Rooms 756 rooms including two types: Superior Junior Suite and Club Golden Junior Suite Room facilities: King size bed or two full size beds Fully-equipped bathroom with Jacuzzi, hair dryer and a full range of amenities Balcony or terrace Air conditioning Ceiling fan Telephone Satellite TV Coffee-making facilities Mini-bar Safe (additional charge) WiFi (additional charge) Club Golden Junior Suite (See page 18 Club Golden, Club Hacienda). Children Bahia Scouts The hotel is perfect for families, offering a range of facilities tailored especially for children, including the following: Children's pool Mini Club for children aged 4 to 12 Baby Station Bahia Scouts Water Park Fun Area and Adventure Park (additional charge) Teen's club Other Services 24 hour medical service (additional charge) Pharmacy (additional charge) WiFi in the lobby (1h per day free of charge) and in rooms (additional charge) Specialised service for organising weddings, incentive trips, events and anniversaries Personalised menus (for celiacs, diabetics, etc.) Available on request and subject to circumstances ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana

Address: Crta. Arena Gorda, Punta Cana 9999, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana
Price Range: $193 - $553 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana 4*
Number of rooms: 756
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Also Known As:
Gran Bahia Principe Punta Cana Hotel Punta Cana
Punta Cana Gran Bahia Principe
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#18 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
#24 Family Hotel in Punta Cana
#33 Casino Hotel in Punta Cana
#45 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#45 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
#48 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
#48 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
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“This is a very large facility. Figure out where you think you're going to spend most of your time and look for rooms in that area.”
 of 5 bubbles 141randyc, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“rooms in block 1 - 9 are close to the beach!”
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“Go golden package and request building 3 if you want to be near the activity pool and beach.”
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