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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 22 June 2013

I stayed here for one week last month. This hotel is huge due to you have access to 2 other properties. They charge you for top shelf liquor and their standard liquor tasted watered down to me so I stuck to coke and ice tea all week. If you have the option to get a non-stop transfer to the hotel....

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

Dear Raheen, We appreciate that you take part of your valuable time to share the comments of your visit to Grand Bahia Principe Coba in May. The feedback of our guest is an excellent tool for our team, to improve and reinforce the services, we have already transmit your observations to the department involve we hope to have the opportunity...

Clevelanc
Reviewed 22 June 2013

Just had an outstanding two weeks at this fantastic hotel. He whole experience was great. The restaurants were second to none. The buffet had such a vast variety to choose from and the a la carte restaurants(of which there were plenty) were the best I have ever had. The wine was reasonable to the point of pleasant . I can...

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

Dear Ellen, We are grateful that you and our family decided to stay here in the Grand Bahia Principe Coba for your recent family holidays, it make us very happy to read that you had a wonderful time enjoying our facilities and services, we would like to have the opportunity to welcome you and your family back here in your...

Surrey, Canada
Reviewed 22 June 2013

We stayed at the GBP Coba from June 9-16. Luckily, we had arrived after Tropical Storm Andrea had blown through the week prior. My husband and I were visiting for our 25th wedding anniversary. We had stayed at the Grand Bahia Principe with our kids when only the Tulum and Akumal side existed. We travelled with Air Transat - be...

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

Dear Tripadvisor user, We appreciate that you and your husband decide to visit us again for your 25Th Anniversary it was an honor for us that you decide to visit Grand Bahia Principe Coba for that especial occasion. The feedback of our guest is very important to us as it help us to improve day by day the quality of...

Reviewed 21 June 2013

My husband and I took our week-long honeymoon to Coba June 11-18. Upon arrival we were greeted with very small frozen drinks and taken to our room. I was already disappointed. There was nothing special for our honeymoon (even though I emailed 3 times reminding them). The room also smelled terrible, and the air conditioning never really cooled down the...

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

Dear Alana Thank you very much for sharing the feedback from your honeymoon here in the Grand Bahia Principe Coba, we are very sad to read that we did not approach your expectations. We have had a meteorological phenomenon during your stay that unfortunately caused some damage in our Hotel, which was not in our control, 5 days with strong...

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 21 June 2013 via mobile

Stay here mid may loved it. On arrival they told us we had two double beds and not a king we were disappointed but once in the room realized the design is two doubles pushed together! So you sleep together but on your own bed by design totally awesome! Really enjoyed the disco and the shopping In la hacienda Dona...

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Dear Tripadvisor user, We are grateful that you share the experience of your recent visit to Grand Bahia Principe Coba the feedback of our guest it is very important as it help us to improve and reinforce all our services, it is a pleasure to know that you were pleased with our installations and services. All the donations are for...

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 21 June 2013

My husband and I returned yesterday from our second stay at Grand Bahia Principe Coba (Royal Golden). Overall, we had a wonderful vacation but we may reconsider our resort choice when we return to Mexico next year due to a decline in service level. Things have changed a bit since our last visit- if this would have been our first...

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Dear Tripadvisor user, First of all we would like to thank you for had chosen again Grand Bahia Principe Coba for your recent visit to the Riviera Maya, we appreciate that you take part of your time to share your detail review. We are very sorry that this time we did not fulfil your expectations, we have already address all...

Reviewed 21 June 2013 via mobile

We chose Gran Bahia as a first all inclusive vacation. We were immediately pleased with the service from day one. they have such a quality staff who genuinely appear to enjoy their work. The environment of all locations were outstanding, ie grounds, pools, restaurants, bars, and shows. For the course of nine days there were a few stand out people....

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Dear Tripadvisor User, It is a delight to read that you have a wonderful time here in the Grand Bahia Principe Coba, comments like yours are an important motivation of all the members of our team particularly your especial mentions, please be sure that we will transmit your nice words to all of them, we will be very happy to...

Salmon Arm, Canada
Reviewed 21 June 2013

We just returned from a wonderful week at the GBP Coba. We were lucky to have missed the days of rain and had mostly sun for the duration of our stay. To start, we travelled with WestJet Vacations. The flight was good, but the tv system is poor. They no longer have satellite coverage once you cross the Canada/US on...

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Dear Tripadvisor user, We are very content to read that you and your family were pleased with your stay here in Grand Bahia Principe Coba, thank you very much for sharing your experience with us, the review of our guest are very important as it help us to improve the quality of our services and to motivate all the members...

York
Reviewed 20 June 2013

I returned to the Bahia late April/early May for my birthday. I have always stayed in the Tulum and it had become my favourite hotel. I booked to go on my own so I could spend the days sailing and diving. For the first time ever and I have been many many times I was unable to stay in the...

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

Dear Tripadvisor user, We are grateful and honor that you had chosen Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts Riviera Maya for your birthday celebration it is a delight to know that you have an excellent holiday, Antonio will be very happy to know that you were pleased, we will be very happy to welcome you back soon here in the Grand...

Banff
Reviewed 20 June 2013

We spent two weeks at the resort this time for our honeymoon, taking a five day road trip around the Yucatan Peninsula within our stay (see my other reviews on Calakmul, Campeche, Uxmal). We left our room vacant during this period of time as the logistics and costs of changing flights around were prohobitive. Since my first review of this...

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Dear Tripadvisor user, We are very happy to read that you had an excellent time here in Grand Bahia Principe Coba, thank you for sharing your 2 weeks experience, we have already transmit your nice comments to all the members of our staff particularly to your especial mentions and your observations to the Hotel Management and the Privilege Customer Services....

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Golf Course
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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
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 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: $207 - $543 (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 Top resorts Hotel in Akumal
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Akumal
#9 Spa 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”
 of 5 bubbles YYCguy91, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
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