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Reviewed 21 December 2013 via mobile

I just want to say that this is the best hotel/resort I have stayed in, in my life. I went to Mexico as a group of nine of us ranging from ages 22-52, and were out here to celebrate a 50th birthday. The hotel is absolutely stunning, the grounds are kept very well maintained, and you always see staff working...

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Natalie, We are thankful that you had decided to trust us your holidays. We are very proud of our job because your comments show us that we fulfilled your expectations and you really had a great time with us. We would like to thank you for the nice comments about the staff. They will be very happy to receive...

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Reviewed 21 December 2013

It's all good. Excellent weather, resort, food, drink. Staff are just so accommodating and hospitable. Love this place so much that it's become our second home. Counting down the days to our next visit.

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Sally, We are really thankful that you had chosen Bahia Principe Hotels & Resort. That you felt pleased, makes us feel very proud of the service we provide. We are happy to know that you had the opportunity to enjoy the facilities we have for you. We are looking forward to welcoming you soon. Kind regards from Mexico, Bahia...

Calgary
Reviewed 20 December 2013

For such a large resort, the service was amazing - particularly our morning buffet waiter, Andreas - he would look out for our group and arrange a table for us immediately and made sure we were well supplied with coffee and mimosas! My last visit to BPC was 3 years ago and while the resort was great back then, I...

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Tripadvisor user, It is really nice of you to share your opinion about your second experience at Grand Principe Hotels & Resorts. We are very thankful that you had decided to visit again our resort in the Riviera Maya. We are pleased that your expectations were fulfilled. We truly appreciate your comments regarding the friendliness of our staff since...

Gateshead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 December 2013

just got back from the Gran Bahia Principe in Mexico, stayed at the coba part, The hotel was lovely, the pool was fab, the food was amazing and the drinks was good to. our room over looked the pool which was fab

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Clare, We would like to thank you for taking the time to write a review. All your comments are very kind. We are grateful for your appreciation regarding the facilities and the service. It is the best reward that we can receive. It would be a pleasure to welcome you back. Regards, Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts, your best...

Kimberley, Canada
Reviewed 20 December 2013 via mobile

Absolutley incredible on all levels food amazing beach amazing ladies everywhere incredible staff super friendly and very proffesional very clean rooms No shortage of stuff to do with 3 resorts in one beer pong to wicked snorkelling. Tons of excursions recommend the cave diving and ziplining as well as the tulum ruins one company does all in a day. close...

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Tripadvisor user, We are very thankful for your nice words regarding your holidays at Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts. It is wonderful that you enjoyed the facilities of our resort. We are very happy that you felt comfortable since it is a pleasure to make our frequent guests feel pampered. It will be an honor to welcome you back....

Kingston, Canada
Reviewed 20 December 2013

Anyone who whines about a place like this probably should stay home! The staff are wonderful, every single one of them (and there is an army of them) that you pass by has a "Hola" and a smile for you. It is disturbing how many people do not tip the VERY deserving staff-You wouldn't sit in a bar in Toronto...

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Lori, First of all we would like to thank you for trusting us. It is always a pleasure to read your kind comments about your experience at Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts. It was an honor to host you and make you feel at home. Your comments make us feel proud of our effort. We are really happy that...

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 December 2013

BOOKED VIA VIRGIN The flight was all as it should be, we landed on time and we were greeted at the door of the airport by FREDERICO. He swiftly puts your mind at ease, my bags and I were onto the coach swiftly. We were given some information about the area and the hotel during the transfer. I arrived to...

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Tripadvisor user; We are grateful that you shared your experience with us and your detailed review. It is a delight to know that you enjoyed our beautiful facilities. We appreciate the greeting to the staff, just as well as your constructive feedback. Offering the best service and making feel at home is our commitment. We are looking forward to...

Osoyoos, Canada
Reviewed 19 December 2013

Again a fantastic holiday. I was happy to see a lot of returning members from last year it was like having family there. Many thanks to Ana Lopez for the great staff and parties at the beach which included great food, Lorenzo on the saxophone, a band and various games. The Beach was packed with members having a awesome time....

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PrivilegeClub, Manager at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Lynda, On behalf of the Bahia Principe Privilege Club we are thrilled to read once more of your vacations as a Privilege Club member, and to have received you and your friends at the Coba Bahia Principe Coba. It is always heartening when our dear members return once more and express having had wonderful vacations for yet another occasion....

Stoney creek Ontario Canada
Reviewed 18 December 2013

We arrived with flowers and champagne in our room overlooking a beautiful large pool surrounded by palm trees. The best entrance to any room in the 10 times to Mexico the 5th time here. Cold beer and pop in fridge after a long trip. Large clean resort, lots to explore. Coba buffet had 2 very nice waiters that made us...

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Tripadvisor user, Thank you very much for your comments. It is a pleasure to read the opinion of our frequent guest since you are very important to us. We are happy to know how beautiful your vacations were at Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts. We are amazed that you had a week of full joy. We would like to...

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 December 2013

We visited The Grand Bahia Principe for 2 weeks commencing November 19th. Originally booked in to stay in the Akumal section of the resort but we got upgraded on arrival and stayed in the Coba golden Club section. Check In. Check in was fast, we got off the coach at the Akumal lobby, started the check in process, we were...

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Dear Tripadvisor user, Hearty thanks to you for sharing your experience and showing us your appreciation. We are delighted to read that you were pleased with the facilities. Your satisfaction is the best reward we can receive. These comments about us make us feel we have reached our main aim. We would like to welcome you back. Cordially, Bahia Principe...

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Golf Course
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  • Minibar
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
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Facilities and services 2 lake-style pools 3 Jacuzzis Large sun terrace and gardens with sun umbrellas and loungers Pool and beach towel service BAHIA SPA (additional charge) Sports facilities: gym, 5 tennis courts, basketball court, bicycles Motorised sports (additional charge) Water activity centre Entertainment amphitheatre WiFi access in the lobby (1h per day free of charge) Buffet restaurant 4 a la carte restaurants 7 Bars 2 Snack bar Riviera Maya Golf Club: 18 long holes and 9 executive holes with lakes, natural wells and Mayan forest. Hacienda Dona Isabel: karaoke bars, shows, live music and disco Rooms 1080 rooms including 4 types: Superior Junior Suite, Club Golden Junior Suite, Family Junior Suite and Master Family Suite. Room facilities: Two full size beds or a king size bed Sitting area with sofa Fully-equipped bathroom with hydromassage bath tub, shower, wash basin, magnifying mirror and hair dryer Bathroom amenities Balcony or terrace Air conditioning Ceiling fan Telephone Radio alarm clock Flat screen satellite TV Mini-bar Coffee-making facilities Safe (additional charge) Ironing set Terrace Wifi Family Junior Suites and Master Family Suites the perfect choice for families, including: All the facilities and services of a Junior Suite Bathrobes and slippers for all the family for use during your stay Children's bath kit Welcome basket with sweets Mini-bar with juices, shakes, milk and soft drinks for children Two fully independent connecting rooms (Master Family Suites) Club Golden Junior Suites Children Bahia Scouts Children can enjoy a range of specially-tailored facilities: Children's pool Mini Club with daytime activities Evening Mini Disco Bahia Scouts Water Park Teen's Club (11 - 16 years) Baby Station Other services On-site miniature railway providing access to all facilities Medical service (additional charge) Pharmacy (additional charge) Personalised diet option for celiacs and diabetics Cash point Specialised service for organising weddings, events and anniversaries Casino ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Bahia Principe Coba

Address: Carretera Chetumal - Cancun Km 250, Akumal 77760, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Akumal
Price Range: $209 - $552 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Grand Bahia Principe Coba 3.5*
Number of rooms: 1080
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Also Known As:
Gran Bahia Principe Coba Akumal
Hotel Gran Bahia Principe
Bahia Principe Coba Mexico
Gran Bahia Coba
Gran Bahia Principe Resort Coba
Gran Bahia Principe Coba Hotel
Gran Principe
Gran Bahia Principe Mexico
Bahia Coba
Grand Bahia Principe Coba Riviera Maya/Akumal, Mexico
Hotel Style:
#7 Family Hotel in Akumal
#8 Romantic Hotel in Akumal
#9 Spa Hotel in Akumal
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Akumal
#9 Top resorts Hotel in Akumal
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“We preferred a room farther away from the pool to avoid pool noise.”
 of 5 bubbles Cangolf, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“After reading reviews on here we requested the top floor room as not to hear people above us walking around.”
 of 5 bubbles nicolesciabica, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Probably right in the middle of the resort would be best”
 of 5 bubbles wrldtvler, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Depending on where you want your room, you can request by email a couple of weeks before going, We got exactly what we requested.”
 of 5 bubbles K9188VGjuliel, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Go on the third floor if you can to avoid the noise”
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