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Calgary, Alberta
1 review
17 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2006

Just got back from the Gran Bahia. Spent a week from June 24 to July 1 with my wife and 6 month old infant. Not sure why there are so many negative comments about this resort. I have travelled to many resorts and you have to remember that a 5 star in mexico, dominican, etc. is not a the same...

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17Thank A TripAdvisor Member
UK
Reviewed 9 July 2006

You can probably get a good view of the resort from the photos and reviews. I read most of them before going, ignoring the obvious ones from rival resorts or from people who couldn't have a good time in heaven, and I ended up with a pretty accurate picture. Now for the slightly different stuff. i) Ask for a room...

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42Thank paradoxical
Lakehurst, New Jersey
Reviewed 9 July 2006

June 30th thru July 7th, a week to forget. Pros: very clean, the general help, maids, waiters,try very, very hard to understand our needs as we speak extremely limited spanish.Beach is beautiful, packed with people. had to get there early to find a spot., not a way to spend a vacation. Cons: Handicapped accessability not handicapped Welcomed. I use a...

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12Thank charliemuff
Staffordshire
Reviewed 9 July 2006

I travelled with my husband and 4yr old son and I must point out that none of us had a tummy upset and my son never got bitten by a mosquito and we got just a couple. Our room was in villa 15 and on gound floor and yes there were a few mosquitos but we took a plug in...

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29Thank ready4hols
Harrisburg, Illinois
Reviewed 7 July 2006

My husband and I returned from the Gran Bahia after staying from June 30th - July 6th. We had a wonderful time. We arrived at 2 p.m. in the afternoon and were checked in within 15 minutes. (We used VIP Travel for transfers from airport/hotel) We did purchase the in room safe and upgrade to Club Golden. (Club Golden gives...

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29Thank jkuppart
Bristol
Reviewed 6 July 2006

We stayed at the Gran Bahia principe from 19th June-4thJuly 2006 and we had an excellent time! Myself, my boyfriend, his brother and girlfriend travelled with Airtours (UK), and we stayed on the Bavaro side of the resort. It is a little confusing at first but there are 2 halves of the hotel, one side is the Bavaro side (which...

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6Thank JoandSimonG
New York City
Reviewed 6 July 2006

My husband and I were married at the Bahia Principe Punta Cana on May 6, 2006 with 43 of our closest family and friends joining us for the wedding! We stayed at the Bahia for 4 nights May 4 – May 8 and everyone we were with all agreed that it was great. We had great weather the whole time...

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Toronto, Canada
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5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2006

I just came back from having my wedding at the Bahia Principe Punta Cana and it was AMAZING! Who ever is going to get married there....you have nothing to worry about! Everything was beautifully done! Resort: Was really big, but a shuttle bus continuously ran. You would never have to wait around. Rooms: The rooms were beautiful, clean and spacious!...

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Miami, Fla
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2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2006

I visited on June 11, 2006 and left June 18,2006, I found the Hotel beautiful and very clean, no trash on the floor and the service was fantastic, the food was excellent, the only thing that I found out was a little boring was the music at the pool, you should have a best disc jokey and a good merenge...

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TORONTO, CANADA
Reviewed 5 July 2006

Expect a very gigantic resort. Very CLEAN, spotless and detailed. First night was very confusing (considering we arrived very late). We kept getting lost in which way to our Villas. There was 12 adults & 1 kid. Adults are ranging from (1-54yrs old) then the rest are 11-21 - 33 yrs old & 1- 8 yrs old kid. RESORT is...

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
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  • Spa
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  • Casino and Gambling
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Facilities and services 2 lake-style pools Large sun terrace New relaxation zone with Bali beds, sun umbrellas and loungers Pool and beach towels BAHIA SPA (additional charge) Sports facilities: gym, 3 tennis courts (floodlit for an additional charge), multi-sports court Water activity centre WiFi access in the lobby (1h per day free of charge) and in rooms (additional charge) Entertainment theatre Wedding gazebo 1 buffet restaurant and 17 speciality restaurants Japanese restaurant 10 bars 3 Snack Bars Cocktail Lounge Punta Blanca Golf Club: 18 hole Golf Punta Blanca Golf Club designed by Nick Price (additional charge) Pueblo Principe: Shopping and Leisure Mall with local craft stores, live music, shows, stores, bars, karaoke, disco and casino Rooms 816 rooms including two types: Superior Junior Suite and Club Hacienda Junior Suite Room facilities: King size bed or two full size beds Fully-equipped bathroom with hydromassage bath tub, hair dryer and magnifying mirror Sitting area with sofa Air conditioning Ceiling fan Telephone Alarm clock Satellite TV Minibar Coffee-making facilities Safe (additional charge) Ironing set Wifi (additional charge) Club Hacienda Junior Suite (See page 18 Club Golden, Club Hacienda) Children Bahia Scouts The hotel is perfect for families, offering a range of facilities tailored especially for children, including the following: Mini Club for children aged 4 to 12 Evening Mini Disco Babysitting service (additional charge) Bahia Scouts Water Park Fun Area and Adventure Park (additional charge) Teens' Club (11-16 years) Other services 24 hour medical service (additional charge) Pharmacy (additional charge) Bus stop opposite the hotel Meeting and convention room Personalised menus (for celiacs, diabetics, etc.) Available on request and subject to circumstances Specialised service for organising weddings, incentive trips, events and anniversaries ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro

Address: Arena Gorda - Macao Seccion Baigua, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana
Price Range: $209 - $572 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro 4*
Number of rooms: 744
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Also Known As:
Gran Bahia Punta Cana
Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana
Bahia Principe Dominican Republic
Gran Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort
Punta Cana Bahia Principe
Gran Bahia Principe Bavaro Punta Cana
Principe Punta Cana
Bahia Punta Cana
Bahia Resort Principe
Gran Bahia Principe Dominican Republic
Hotel Style:
#10 Best Value Hotel in Punta Cana
#32 Casino Hotel in Punta Cana
#34 Family Hotel in Punta Cana
#38 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
#44 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#44 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
#47 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
#47 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
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