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Reviewed 23 September 2014

We stayed 14 Nights at the Gran Bahia Principe Luxury Esmerelda Resort . Hotel was clean, well presented and well staffed. The Buffet and Drinks selection was far greater than we expected and the willingness of staff to assist was fantastic. We received a great turn down service from our butler Ricardo, who was incredibly lovely and continued to check...

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Viancagraciano, customer service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Bannash, It is a pleasure to read that you were delighted with the fantastic service you received at the Hotel from the staff, especially your butler Ricardo. We are glad to hear that you had a great experience in our premises. For all of us it will be a pleasure to cater you once again in Punta Cana! Warm...

Reviewed 23 September 2014 via mobile

I visited the Esmerelda with my partner as our first holiday together and when we booked we said we wanted the ultimate luxury possible and this is what we got. I celebrated my 23rd birthday here and although there was some confusion about it being our anniversary rather than my birthday (Thomas Cooks fault not the hotel) my partner had...

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Viancagraciano, customer service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Charlotte, Your post reflects our commitment to achieve our goal in providing the best experiences to our distinguished clients. For all of us it is delightful to read that in our Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda you have had the ultimate luxury you wanted during your first holiday with your partner. Once again!! Happy birthday to you :) Hope you...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 23 September 2014

We had a group of 90 people for a wedding, and it was an amazing experience. I would recommend this resort to anyone interested in visiting Punta Cana. The resort had everything from multiple pools, restaurants, shops and entertainment. We all agreed that it was the most beautiful resort that we've been to and the staff were extremely friendly and...

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Viancagraciano, customer service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Anthony, Guest experiences are the key ingredient to assist us with elevating our services and standards. Your review represent us a challenge to continue striving toward excellence. Luis, who are a good display of service for the resort, and all our staff, will be motivated with such positives comments and with your gratefulness. Thank you so much for recommending...

Reviewed 23 September 2014

Had a wonderful time at the hotel, service was excellent special mention to maximo and manolma they look after you in the main lobby bar always a welcoming smile and asking how you day was couldn't fault it, Service in al'carte restaurants was good but could be improved slightly but overall good, Defo would go back in the near future,...

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Viancagraciano, customer service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor and for highlighting our excellent service and welcoming staff. We will be more than happy to have you once again and continue providing the most memorable experiences. Best regards, Vianca Graciano Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort

West Yorkshire
Reviewed 22 September 2014

Where do I start, what a fabulous resort that has something for everyone. We chose the Gran Bahia Principe Esmeralda and what a choice. We booked with Thomas Cook, a first for me and my husband. However, we were a party of six and others had travelled with them. The flight out was great, service and staff all fine. We...

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Viancagraciano, customer service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear guest, I do not know how to thank you for this kind of comments. Posts such as yours delight us and gives us confidence to keep working hard to satisfy our customers and improve our service. We will be more than happy to see you again in our premises. It is wonderful that you liked so much the Don...

Wisbech, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2014

friendly staff, helpful, will be glad to go back again, nothing was to much bother for them, always polite and with a smile. Location excelent, enjoyed a walk along the beach every day, beach clean all the time.

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Viancagraciano, customer service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Peter, We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay with our firiendly and helpful staff and the clean beach, where you can walk for miles. At Bahia Principe our goal is to make your vacation become an unforgettable experience. It is wonderful to know that you are coming back soon to our Resort. Many greetings, Vianca Graciano Bahia Principe...

West Yorkshire England
Reviewed 22 September 2014

Esmeralda is outstanding.The complex is huge,and the gardens are beautiful.Foodwise if you can't find something here to suit your palate,you must be the fussiest eater ever.We went to five of the al-la-carte restaurants,and the food was gorgeous,especially the Don Pablo,we had the lobster,which was cooked to perfection.The staff go the extra mile to make sure you have the best holiday...

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Viancagraciano, customer service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Sheila, It is a pleasure to read that you have had the best holiday ever enjoying our beautiful gardens, gorgeous food and the amazing staff that were able to exceed your expectations. We hope to cater you in the near future in our premises to provide you an amazing trip in the Dominican Republic. Always at your disposal, Vianca...

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 22 September 2014

Amazing place , paradise great staff, room , very clean ! We liked le gourmet restaurant and Tamara the most , they have lobster night on Tuesday which is amazing ! I felt that their drinks are too sweet but overall this is a number 1 resort

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Dear Rand, It is wonderful to read that our Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda attention fulfill your expectations. We would like to thank you for acknowledging our great and very clean rooms, an the good Le Gourmet and Takara restaurant. It will be delightful to welcome you once again and provide you the most spectacular experiences at this number one Resort....

Stoney Creek, Canada
Reviewed 22 September 2014

I do not normally write reviews,but I feel that I have to for this resort. My husband and I just got home from here last night from celebrating our 25th wedding Anniversary. We had a wonderful time and we were treated so well. The Esmeralda go out of there way to pay attention to every little detail. When we checked...

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Viancagraciano, customer service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Tina and Roy, In the name of our General Manager and all staff members, I specially would like to thank you for choosing our hotel as your 25th wedding anniversary. We are very pleased to know that you enjoyed all the special details that made you a wonderful time with great treatment. We hope you will be willing to...

Reviewed 22 September 2014

Had a great time.Excellent customer service and really great food(restaurants and buffet).Great accommodations for children (we have a 17,11 and 2 year old). The Esmeralda was definitely a step up from the rest and the newest one.

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Dear Guest, Posts such as yours delight us and gives us confidence to keep working hard to satisfy our customers and improve our service. It is wonderful to know that every day here was memorable. Looking forward to seeing you in heaven! Vianca Graciano Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
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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 

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Address: Crta. Arena Gorda - Macao, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana
Price Range: $246 - $839 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection 4*
Number of rooms: 570
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Also Known As:
Gran Bahia Principe Esmeralda Hotel Punta Cana
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#4 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
#7 Family Hotel in Punta Cana
#22 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#22 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
#26 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
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“Our room was @ the back from the main pool it was very quiet,we sat on our balcony it was wonderful ,we had 3rd floor room”
 of 5 bubbles joycedonnelly6, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Kamers tegenover het restaurant zijn 's avonds rustiger”
 of 5 bubbles RoyWhyte, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Block 90 cloest to beach but all rooms are identical in design 👍😀”
 of 5 bubbles kandykats, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“No Lifts and 3 floors. Top floors are quieter as you cant hear noise from above, but 3 floors to climb.”
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“Villa 90 facing the pool”
 of 5 bubbles Sue647, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
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