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Grand Bahia Principe Coba

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2013

The whole holiday was 1st class couldn't ask for anything better.staff were amazing Jose and neomi were my fav.on wedding day even though it rained they made sure everything and Everyone were fine. Food was amazing buffets and the restaurants.

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4 Thank Nellh95
RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Tripadvisor user, I would like to thank you for sharing your nice comments with us. We are really delighted to read that the wedding was a memorable day. Our main goal is to delight and please our guests. We are proud of exceeding out your expectations. We will be looking forward to welcoming you in soon. Bahia Principe Hotels... More 

Bristol
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2013

**The Positives** Overall this is a fantastic resort which we very much enjoyed from start to finish and I would thoroughly recommend it! This is a massive place with three separate resorts on the site; Coba, Akumal & Tulum. The service from start to finish is excellent pretty much everywhere (*but the reception desk) including the many restaurants and snack... More 

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6 Thank FamilyTraveller68
RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Tripadvisor user, Words like yours make our effort worth it, that is why in the name of all the Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts’ staff we would like to thank you. It is a pleasure to know you enjoyed your holidays and we made you feel comfortable and enjoyed all the facilities. Regarding the inconvenience with the front desk,... More 

Ascot, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2013

My holiday in Mexico really was amazing and made even moreso by staying at the Grand Bahia Principe Coba. The staff were the friendliest I have ever experienced and the food drink and facilities - amazing. So, if you want the holiday of a life time then book asap!!!

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3 Thank justine d
RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Justine, Thank you very much for your beautiful comments and for choosing Grand Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts. We appreciate the time you took to share them with us. Reading that you enjoyed your stay at Grand Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts and your comments about the staff is very rewarding. We would like to have the opportunity to... More 

Abbotsford, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2013

We’ll let me start by explaining that I travel for a living for business and fun. I have traveled all over North America and the Caribbean. So I’m not a first time traveller. I have been to the Bahia 16 times over the last 7 years. It is my first pick on the east coast. The reason I keep coming... More 

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

Dear Ron, First of all we would like to thank you very much for trusting us for 16th time. It is always a pleasure to read your kind comments about your experience at Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts. It is always a pleasure hosting you and making you feel at home. Your comments make us feel proud of our effort.... More 

Maidstone, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2013

Stayed here in August, family of 4 including 2 teenage boys (17 & 15). We had 2 Rooms which was great for us, if kids were a bit younger could easily have fitted all 4 into 1 room. We booked with Virgin Holidays who have exclusive use of the Premier Lobby which is much smaller and quieter than the 3... More 

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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 experience at Gran Bahía Príncipe Coba. It was an honor for us that you decided to visit our resort in Riviera Maya. We are pleased that your expectative was fulfilled. We truly appreciate your nice review about our stay. We are look forward to welcoming... More 

Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2013

Had an amazing time, my kids were crying when we left, they did not want to leave. We will return again and again. The service, food and atmosphere was great. The trolly service is always there win a maximum of 2-3 minute wait time. Staff were very friendly and there was lots to do. The resort, rooms, pools and grounds... More 

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

Dear Tripadvisor user, It is a pleasure to receive greeting from our guests. Thank you very much for sharing your experience at Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts. We are very pleased that you had a satisfactory stay at our resort and that our little guests had a great time with us. We will be more than honored to host you... More 

Brampton, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2013

I can’t believe I have been back two months and just getting around to writing a review. We stayed for 10 nights from June 6th to 16th and had a great time. Breakfast was great, we tried the Tulum breakfast but preferred the two at our resort. Same with the lunch at the Akumel, we ended up back at the... More 

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

Dear Tripadvisor user, We really appreciate the time you spent writing the review regarding your holidays at Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts. Your nice comments about the staff are very rewarding. Be assured that we will transmit your greetings to Angela. Thank you very much for choosing us and trusting us your holidays. It was a pleasure to host you.... More 

Gloucester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2013

Just returned from stay at Coba resort and cannot rate this resort highly enough. We were in a group of 10 there for a wedding and the entire stay was just pure pleasure. Even with a tropical storm coming to an end on the wedding day, the staff sorted everything so the big day went ahead without a hitch, in... More 

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

Dear Dave, We appreciate the fact that you have shared your comments about your stay with us. It is great to read that you were pleased by the staff. Jose, Naomi and Daniel will be more than honored to receive them. Regarding your comments about the internet, please be assured that we have already taken corrective actions to improve this... More 

Calgary
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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2013

We have just returned from our 3rd visit to the Bahia Principe in Akumal. We spent 9 days there from August 12th to 21st. We have also stayed in the past at Palladium, Barcello Maya and Grand Sirenis but find the Bahia Principe to be great value. We read through many of the reviews in advance of booking as it... More 

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

Dear Mike, It is always a pleasure to read that the more you visit us the more you are pleased with our facilities and service. We are grateful that you had trusted us for third time. It is a pleasure to make our guest feel comfortable as much as possible. All our guests are very valuable for us and all... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2013

Stayed at this resort, at the coba, August 13 for two weeks, and was glad to get home. After paying a great amount of money to stay at this so called 5 star resort, we felt that we had been given false information by reading the virgin holiday brochure! Where do I start? When we checked in and proceeded to... More 

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

Dear Tripadvisor user, We would like to thank you for your choosing us. We really appreciate that you took time to share your opinion about your stay because we truly believe if we listen to our guests, we will grow better. Regarding the inconvenient with the sunbeds, we inform you that we have advised our staff around the pool. The... More 

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Free Internet
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  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Golf Course
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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: $219 - $579 (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
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#7 Top resorts Hotel in Akumal
#7 Family Hotel in Akumal
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Akumal
#8 Spa Hotel in Akumal
#8 Romantic Hotel in Akumal
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“Do you like the beach or, being near the pools? Choose accordingly as far as where the room is in relation to where you will be.”
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“We emailed 2 weeks before we went and asked for a room on the 3rd floor near the pool and that's what we got.”
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“superior junior suite”
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“Get your dinner reservations in as soon as you check in. They fill up fast and many could not even get in for their 4 in seven days.”
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