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Guelph, Ontario Canada
1 review
38 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2006

We travelled to the BPSJ from Jan 4 - Jan 11. We being myself (45) and my two daughters, ages 21 and 17. Have previously travelled to Mayan Riviera, Manzanillo Mexico and the Iberostar Costa Dorada, Puerto Plata. Our flight left on time, no problems with that. Flew with Air Transat. It was pretty tight. I have absolutely no idea...

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Waterloo, On
Reviewed 12 January 2006

This is intended for those guys that are going down to party. I have just returned for the second time and would like to share some info to help your party along. Some of you may find this info useful, others may not, and I don’t want to offend anyone, but I'll put it all in. To bring: Insulated beer...

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59Thank DiscoDuck
brantford,on
Reviewed 12 January 2006

We stayed at Bahia Principe Jan 2-9/06. It was my 9th all inclusive vacation in the last 3 years, all were 3+ stars or better. I've been in Punta Cana, Cancun, Puerto Plata, Santa Lucia,Cuba, Cayo Coco,Cuba, La Romana. Had been in Puerto Plata before, and was not impressed with the dark sand, but this hotel sounded great, and the...

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London,Ontario
1 review
23 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2006

This was our first time to the Dominican Republic. With all the negative reviews that we had read we were wondering why we booked here. BUT, negative reviews are just one persons opinion. This was truely a great family vacation. We flew with Sunwing direct from London Ontario. Seats were a little small forpeople over 6 feet tall but the...

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chatham
Reviewed 10 January 2006

I've travelled quite a bit in North America, but never anywhere tropical, so I really didn't know what to expect. The hotel was beautiful, the people very nice and cordial...but the food sucked! The restaurants that you could reserve seating in at night were rather well done, but the buffet style where most people had their meals was awful. I...

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8Thank jasonbrisco
Toronto, Ontario
Reviewed 10 January 2006

My 2 daughters (12 and 9) and I just returned from the Bahia Principe in Dominican Republic. We had a super vacation. Those who don't are those who never travel. The pool is BEAUTIFUL and the beach is huge and the water warm. The staff hardly speak English but they try their best. The a la carte restaurants are good,...

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toronto
1 review
4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2006

we stayed at this resort for a week starting dec 31 2005 we found the place old a little run down but generally not bad the entertainment was really below par as we've stayed at more than a few of these resorts the mc at the shows was particularly not the best he wanted cash to let me in the...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 9 January 2006

We were a family of 5 and this was our 2nd visit to the Bahia Principe. We travel south several times a year and stay in 4 star or better. We were there for New Years. The Bahia Principe offer good value for the price. Our rooms were clean and we did have a few ants. As everyone in the...

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West Wickham, Kent, England
1 review
17 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2006

Just returned having been there for christmas & new year, Had a bit of trouble with checkin not due to the hotel but our tour operator, but was quickly sorted out, all the staff are very friendly & cant do enough for you (its amazing what the odd dollar does), heard lots of people complaining about all sorts of stuff...

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montreal
1 review
13 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2006

I went to the Bahia Principe during the week of december 21st to the 28th. I went with my best friend and both of us are 22. We had a great time while we were there. We were in the golden section in E-13 but we were at the end of the resort, the last last building. We were really...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Facilities and services: 3 pools BAHIA SPA (additional charge) Sports facilities: gym, tennis court, mini golf, football pitch... Water activity centre Motorised sports (additional charge) WiFi access in the lobby (1 hour free per day/device) and in rooms (additional charge) Wedding gazebo Main restaurant and 3 specialty restaurants 4 bars Playa Grande Golf Course just 40 minutes from the hotel Convention / Meeting centre Pueblo Principe: shows, live music, bars, stores, karaoke, casino and disco Rooms 548 rooms including 2 types: Suite & Standard The Standard rooms are equipped with: King size bed or 2 full size beds Fully-equipped bathroom: Bathtub plus shower, wash basin, hair dryer and magnifying mirror Bathroom amenities Air conditioning Ceiling fan Safe (additional charge) Mini-bar (Restocked daily) Direct phone line (additional charge for external calls) Flat screen TV Coffee set WiFi (additional charge) The Suite rooms have the same equipment as the Standard rooms but also include: Ironing set Sitting area with sofa Pool towel available in room Bathrobe and slippers Evening turn-down service International newspapers Terrace or balcony 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 with daytime activities Evening Mini Disco Babysitting service for children aged up to 12 (additional charge) Other Services Medical service (additional charge) Pharmacy (additional charge) Specialised service for organising weddings, incentive trips, events and anniversaries ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Bahia Principe San Juan

Address: Ctra. Gaspar Hernandez - Rio San Juan, km 18, Rio San Juan, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Maria Trinidad Sanchez Province > Rio San Juan
Price Range: $140 - $273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Grand Bahia Principe San Juan 3.5*
Number of rooms: 548
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Also Known As:
San Juan Dominican Republic
Bahia Principe Puerto Plata
Bahia Principe San Juan Puerto Plata
Bahia Principe Dominican Republic
Bahia Principe San Juan Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic Bahia Principe
Bahia Principe San Juan Resort
Bahia Principe Sj
Puerto Plata Bahia Principe
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