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Grand Bahia Principe Coba

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Portland, Canada
Reviewed 29 November 2013

We have been to this resort twice its very nice resort. On our first visit we somehow fell for the Privilege Club sales pitch at a cost of almost $8,000.00. We used one of our weeks in November this year. We did not get a room with an ocean view as we were told we would in the sales pitch....

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

Dear Kim, On Behalf of the Bahia Principe Privilege Club we extend our sincere apologies for the inconveniences you endured during your vacations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba. We would like an opportunity to further assess your concerns, please write us at customerservice@bppclub.com and we will gladly follow up. Thank you for taking the time to write this review and...

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 29 November 2013

We stayed in bahia principe coba for 9 days end november for the second time! Everything still amazing, beautiful resort, food excellent! I love seafood and was spoiled with shrimps, crab almost everyday! The size of resort didnt botter us, in fact we love it, as we love walking and why not, after eating so much!! Restaurants a la carte...

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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 kind opinion regarding your second vacations at Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts. It is rewarding to read that you had an amazing stay that was fulfilled of bliss by all the facilities and activities. We are very honored for the comments about the good job of our staff. Regarding your suggestions,...

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 28 November 2013

My wife and I are repeat visitors to the Caribbean and can say that the Grand Bahia Principe Coba was one of the best resorts we have been to. Better yet, when you stay at the Coba, you get full access to the other neighbouring resorts such as the Grand Bahia Principe's Tulum and Akumal as well and are just...

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

Dear Ken, First of all we would like to thank you very much for visiting us again and sharing your kind opinion about your experience. We are happy to receive comments from our frequent guests. Your compliments about our staff make us feel we have fulfilled our guests’ expectations to keep working harder every day. We will be more than...

Sacramento, California
Reviewed 28 November 2013

We stayed at Bahia Coba in November with kids. We booked through Applevacation which included transfers. We arrived at 3:30pm at the airport and after custom, luggage, shuttle ride (with many stops), we got to the hotel at 7pm. Yes, 7pm. Then we were dropped off at the main lobby and was told that applevacation guests can't check in the...

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

Dear Tripadvisor, First of all thank for taking the time to write your impressions. We are really happy to read that you enjoyed the kindness of our staff and the facilities such as the buffet and our Mexican food station. We are sorry to read about the issues described regarding the check in, that certainly do not reflect the commitment...

Stirling, Australia
Reviewed 28 November 2013

This was our second time at is complex and first staying at the Coba hotel. We had an amazing holiday, the bahia principe hotel in Mexico is a wonderful venue, beautiful surroundings, grounds, facilities and top itch service. First class service from the privilege club team, from beginning to end. Particular thanks to Vanina who went over and above to...

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Dear Andrew, On behalf of the Bahia Principe Privilege Club we thank you for taking the time write about your recent vacations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba and as a Privilege Club member. We are more than thrilled to learn that your membership provided you with memorable experiences during your stay at Mexico and that Veronica and Vanina at the...

Lethbridge, Canada
Reviewed 28 November 2013

My wife and I got married on November 14 on this resort. We took a group of 33 People down with us, Everything was AMAZING. If you are looking for beautiful rooms, great food, a HUGE white sand beach (barely any rocks that you will find on most beaches in the area) then this is the place for you. All...

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RRPPCOBA, Relaciones Publicas at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Jayne, Thank you very much for sharing your comments. It is delightful that you had a beautiful wedding and enjoyed it. We are honored that you have chosen us to celebrate such a special date. We are very proud of our job because your comments show us that we fulfilled your expectations and you really had a great time...

Windsor Ontario
Reviewed 28 November 2013

We stayed at the GBPC from Nov16-26 with 17 family members. This was our 5th trip to GBP and we had the usual great service. It was our granddaughters 10th birthday while we were there and they decorated her room. She was so happy. The food was plentiful and tasty. We all had stomach problems one day or another but...

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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 the time you took to share your opinion. We are happy to know that you and your family enjoyed your holidays. We are delighted that your expectations were fulfilled because it makes us feel that our effort worth it. Looking forward to seeing you soon and sending you my kindest...

Reviewed 28 November 2013

Great place. Lots of options. But it takes time to find way around. We highly recomend All Tour Native trips, Cesar and Fabrizzio as your tour guides. Go visit Tulum ruins on your own and take swimsuit. Fantastic beach and views.

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Dear Richard, We would like to thank you for sharing this review about your holidays at Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts. We are very happy that your stay was amazing since our satisfactions consist in your own satisfaction. We would like to welcome you back soon. Regards, Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts, your best hotel on the Mayan Riviera Nayma...

Reviewed 26 November 2013

We visited this property from November 17-24. It's a lovely property that boasts size and lovely amenities (if you can get them). We travelled as a group for a wedding, with 40ish people in total. I had emailed the resort a few weeks prior to arrival and mentioned that we were return guests and were celebrating my husbands 30th birthday....

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

Dear Tripadvisor user, Thank you very much for sharing your comments. It is a pleasure that your family enjoyed our facilities and the friendliness of our staff. They will be grateful to receive your greetings. All your suggestions are welcome and valuable because they are the best way to improve. Regarding the coati issue, it is important to remark that...

Carlsbad, CA
Reviewed 26 November 2013

it was a very good experience, clean, good location, a very good personal , food and everything was excellent. Pedro at the spa he is excellent, wonderful vey relax Cashiers Jeremias,Ramon and Eduardo at the front desk excellent service

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Dear Tripadvisor user, First of all we would like to thank you for sharing your comments. It is rewarding to read that you had a stay full of bliss. We are very honored for the comments about our staff. We are always eager to please you. They will be happy to receive them. Kindest regards, Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts,...

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
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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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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 8 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: $196 - $447 (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 Family Hotel in Akumal
#8 Romantic Hotel in Akumal
#9 Top resorts Hotel in Akumal
#10 Spa Hotel in Akumal
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Akumal
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“Building 25 - 30 best location; Premium Lobby is more quiet, cappuccino plus you can have breakfast at the buffet attached to this lobby.”
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“You will be charged a fee for an outside photographer. Make sure you budget for that if you plan to go this way.”
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“If you have little ones request a room near the water park! Just makes playing the towel game a little easier!”
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“If Royal Gold ask for Bldg. 28 next to lobby, you'll get the free wifi range in your room.”
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“Building 31 closest to everything”
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