We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection
View Map
{"widget":{"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel"},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

6,324 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection
See the most recent reviews
Showing 3,842: English reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My stay ay Bahia Esmeralda was nothing short of fantastic!. The grounds are huge and well kept!.. Lobby area(s) clean and inviting!. My room could have been a $500 a night hotel in NY it was that luxurious. The staff attentive to our every need.i brought my friend with me and she was so enthralled I now have a new...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Pobre M
AdrianaPeguero, Customer Service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Pobre, We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed of a fantastic vacation thanks to our attentive staff and huge and well kept grounds. At Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts our goal is to make your vacation become an unforgettable experience. All-inclusive luxury hotels in Punta Cana with Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts. Looking forward to seeing you...

Gatineau, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is the first time we went to the Esmeralda section (four times at the other sections). Beach was excellent and very clean Buffets were excellent with a great selection of foods. The room was good, comfortable but could do with a few updates. The grounds are always kept beautifully The personnel are always so friendly and helpful The only...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank sandrapatry
AdrianaPeguero, Customer Service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Sandra, Thank you for expressing your comments, for us every opinion that the guests write us is of paramount importance and are considered as fundamental elements in the daily improvement of our activities. We hope to see you again among us. Best regards, Iamed Elena Franco Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Hello! My boyfriend and I spent a great vacation at the Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda from February 2 to 9, 2017. Overall, it was a great hotel with so much to offer! While my rating is a 4, my intention was to give a 4.5 (but there are no half points here!) What I learned (and read from posts) is...

 Report
Helpful?
17Thank lgm007
AdrianaPeguero, Customer Service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Lori, Thank you for sharing your experience with others. It is an honor to read that our service was more than expected and to hear that you had a wonderful stay at our Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda. We would like to have the opportunity to cater you again and provide you once more a great vacation. Receive cordial greetings...

Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We did Esmeralda in February 2016 and now again in February 2017. 7 day trip through Air Transat. First off. Air transat was decent. The planes we not completely full and left just a bit late going South from Saskatoon and a bit early heading back North. If you are sitting towards the back of the plane and expect something...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank jonny m
AdrianaPeguero, Customer Service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Jonny, As you are one of our repeater guests your opinion is very important to us and whenever our special clients feel they are not receiving the treatment they are entitled to, we try to make our best effort to change that perception and regain their trust. We are really sorry to hear that you were not satisfied with...

A TripAdvisor Member
1 review
2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

BEWARE low low quality food,steam trays very cold.there is a microwave to heat your food up in the buffet lol r u serious ??? Omg The hotel was clean and all.The room was nice/bathroom great.Pool is very good.The wine is vinegar on this resort.Loud music at night/horrible singing.Lobby harrasment by staff for upgrading a constant everytime you walk threw it.omg.If...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank A TripAdvisor Member
AdrianaPeguero, Customer Service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We regret your observations about our food, but please allow us to inform you that our menus are composed by carefully selected products, and done taking into consideration the diversity of our guests. Indeed, our satisfaction’s questionnaires always reflect high punctuations. Thank you for mentioning our clean facilities, and very good pools. We would like to have the...

Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely, intimate resort on a larger property. If you are looking for quiet and relaxing, this is the place. The employees are top notch, the food was great and there wasn't a whole lot we were disappointed in. I would recommend a room on the pool side, as there is a mini road on the far side...

 Report
Helpful?
4Thank bluebeachesvacation
AdrianaPeguero, Customer Service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Please allow us to reassure that we are extremely proud to know that we have provided you a fantastic experience. We are pleased to read that you consider that our Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda was a lovely and great resort. It’s our sincere hope to have the opportunity to welcome you in the near future in any of...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is located close to the airport ( about 30minutes) on a beautiful stretch of the beach. It's unfortunate that the food was very average. Having stayed at other resorts in Punta Cana and for the ratings I wouldn't stay there again. It seems they stagger a lot of the restaurants times either for staffing or to appear busier...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank ShyCanadian
AdrianaPeguero, Customer Service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We apologize if you felt you did not receive the service you were entitled to. We regret not being able to fulfill your expectations. We really hope to consider coming back to any of our Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts and be able to change any negative perception. Kind regards, Iamed Elena Franco Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort

Reviewed 1 week ago

Only here for 3 nights, arriving and leaving late in the day. We didn't have any of the problems others have noted - AC and mini fridge worked fine, safe worked after a couple of tries, room was clean when we got there and we only had it cleaned one day, asked maid for clean towels and little liquor bottles...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Rick K
AdrianaPeguero, Customer Service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Rick, We apologize if you felt you did not receive the service you were entitled to. We regret not being able to fulfill your expectations. We are glad to find out that there were some aspects you find worth to mention. We would like to have the opportunity to welcome you once again to experience the hospitality of our...

Kabul, Afghanistan
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my 3rd visit to Bahia principe first one was Ambar Blue and the last two Emeralda one of his kind always around excellent complex and excellent people's from the management team to the Room service people, great entertainment, I would like to say to many excellent people in the Emeralda by name and pleasure they unconditionally service to...

 Report
Helpful?
5Thank Raul R
AdrianaPeguero, Customer Service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Raul, Please allow us to reassure that we are extremely happy to read that you have had one of the best trip. This is what is allowing us to make a difference in each guest experience and motivate us to continue striving towards excellence. It’s our sincere hope to have the opportunity to welcome you in the near future...

Miami, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the 3rd time we go and every time the service gets better. I have just great thing to say about the service of each department, from management to room service, special thanks to Julisa,Ruth, our connoisseur, the bartender in Tamarindo pool bar, Marino,and the rest of the group, capuccino lobby bar Hugo,Manolo, and his supervisor Biemvenido, special thanks...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank gaty921
AdrianaPeguero, Customer Service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Posts such as yours without a doubt delight us and gives us confidence to keep working hard to satisfy our customers and improve our service. As well, represents a challenge to maintain the magic that makes our dear customers choose for their holiday destination this paradise called Dominican Republic. Please rest assured that your nice comments will be...

7,155 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (6731)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1125)
Viewed
View from Room (152)
Viewed
Room/Suite (572)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1680)
Viewed
Dining (621)
Viewed
Bathroom (158)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (9)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (76)
Viewed
9:11
Videos (6)
Viewed
Other (2332)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (354)
Viewed
Adults Only Pool (9)
Viewed
Amenities (66)
Viewed
Beach (11)
Viewed
Double Bed Junior Suite Deluxe (83)
Viewed
King Bed Junior Suite Deluxe (85)
Viewed
Pool (12)
Viewed
Dining (39)
Viewed
The Hotel (49)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (70)
Viewed
Room/Suite (3)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
Dining (8)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (7)
Viewed
View from Room (2)
Viewed
Other (48)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Punta Cana
26.1 km away
AlSol Tiara Cap Cana
AlSol Tiara Cap Cana
#25 of 110 in Punta Cana
1,554 reviews
0.3 km away
Luxury Bahia Principe Ambar Green Don Pablo Collection
0.4 km away
Luxury Bahia Principe Ambar Blue Don Pablo Collection
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.4 km away
Luxury Bahia Principe Fantasia Don Pablo Collection
83.7 km away
Luxury Bahia Principe Bouganville Don Pablo Collection
1.6 km away
Iberostar Bavaro Suites
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Food & drink at the hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Facilities and services 2 Pools Sun terrace 4 Jacuzzis Sun umbrellas and loungers Beach and pool towel service BAHIA SPA (additional charge) Sports facilities: gym, 3 tennis courts, 1 padel tennis court (additional charge), multi-sports court Water activity centre Motorised water sports (additional charge) WiFi access in the lobby (free) and in rooms (additional charge) Entertainment amphitheatre 2 buffet restaurants 3 speciality restaurants 3 Bars 1 Snack- bar Wedding gazebo Punta Blanca Golf Club: 18 hole Punta Blanca Golf Club, designed by Nick Price (additional charge) Pueblo Principe: Shopping and Leisure Mall with local craft stores, live music, shows, stores, bars, karaoke, disco and casino. Rooms, 570 Deluxe Junior Suite Room facilities: King size bed or two full size beds Air conditioning Ceiling fan Sitting area with sofa Terrace Fully-equipped bathroom with hydromassage bath tub and separate shower, hair dryer and magnifying mirror Bathrobe and slippers VIP amenities Radio-alarm clock Flat screen satellite TV Coffee-making facilities Ironing set Pillow menu Umbrella 24 hour room service Minibar WiFi (additional charge) Children Bahia Scouts The hotel is perfect for families, offering a range of facilities tailored especially for children, including the following: Mini Club for children aged 4 to 12 (at the Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana) Evening Mini Disco Babysitting service (additional charge) Bahia Scouts Water park Fun Area and Adventure Park (additional charge) Teen's club (11 - 16 years) Other services Medical service (additional charge) Pharmacy (additional charge) Specialised service for organising weddings, incentive trips, events and anniversaries Personalised menus (for celiacs, diabetics, etc.) Available on request ... more   less 

Additional Information about Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection

Address: Crta. Arena Gorda - Macao, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana
Price Range: $266 - $651 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection 4*
Number of rooms: 570
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Evoline ltd, BookIt.com, Travelocity and Jetsetter so you can book your Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Gran Bahia Principe Esmeralda Hotel Punta Cana
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
#7 Family Hotel in Punta Cana
#25 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#26 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
#29 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection staff and other travellers.
846 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (846)

Questions? Get answers from Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“If you want peace and quiet avoid rooms overlooking the pool area”
 of 5 bubbles chrisbX1296PF, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If you like peace and quiet, don't get a room near the pool- it can get a little loud.”
 of 5 bubbles melissat509, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Building 90 or 91 are the closest to the pool and the beach.”
  • We were 2nd floor 2nd room fromt eh ocean end.
 of 5 bubbles JodieM601, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Recommend building 90 or 91 on top floor for a view of the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles Largang, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Buildings 90 and 91”
 of 5 bubbles RonBo1000, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
5 of 5