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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 11 September 2015

We spent 10 days from Aug 28th 2015 to September 7th 2015 The hotel facilities are very nice. Food in restaurants is excellent, especially japanese, italian, mexican. Found cocroaches in the sea food retaurant in the ladies washroom. The sea is awful. Lots of seaweeds that stink. BE AWARE of the meeting at privilege Club. They tell you the meeting...

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6Thank MadoFrancois
AdrianaPeguero, Customer Service at Grand Bahia Principe Turquesa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your impressions and for acknowledges our beautiful facilities,excellent restaurants and helpful staff, especially Luis and Perla. They will be happy to hear that their efforts are so well appreciated. We follow insects control programs and strict programs of fumigation, which are carried out continuously. Due to our tropical climate and...

Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We checked in Tuesday to the resort and made the very wise decision to upgrade the next morning to the Ambar resort (Adults-only, they consider this their "luxury" resort). It was $40 per person/ per evening but it was WELL worth it if you can swing it. If you have kids the Esmerelda was the family equivalent. Room- Our main...

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AdrianaPeguero, Customer Service at Grand Bahia Principe Turquesa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We apologize for any inconveniences you may have experienced. We are really sorry for not being able to fulfill your expectations with our services. Your observations have been taken in the highest consideration and shared with the General Manager of our Resort to analyze the points you mentioned. Always at your disposal, Adriana Peguero Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort

Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

Finishing 10 day vacation. We love coming to this part of the Dominican Republic (PUNTA CANA / BAVARO) people, beaches, environment are great. The Gran Bahia is large and cosmetically well kept. The workers are very helpful and go out of their way to make your stay pleasant. Management is HORRIBLE. Your are better off going to a resort where...

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Viancagraciano, Customer Service at Grand Bahia Principe Turquesa, responded to this review

Dear Jorge, We would like to thank you for taking the time to let us know about your experience at our Hotel. We regret not having been able to achieve our main objective with you, which is our guests´ entire satisfaction. Please be assured that your observations have been taken with the aim of improving the service provided to our...

Toronto
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Spent the week of August 13th 2015 at the Grand Bahia Principe Turquesa. This review will be most helpful to families. We are a family of five and have been travelling the Caribbean for years. Our expectations are real and informed and this review will not focus on anything negative as there is really nothing you can fault to the...

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Viancagraciano, Customer Service at Grand Bahia Principe Turquesa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent review on TripAdvisor and for highlighting the good aspects, such as great staff, clean premises, and good food, wonderful Water Park and great restaurants. It is a pleasure for all of us to hear that we were able to fulfill your expectations and to know that you recommend us. We would like to...

Bronx, New York
Reviewed 27 August 2015

There is a children's pool & play areas, an adults only facility, great spa & pool. With some improvements for older guests, this facility could be 5 star The dining room in the for-adults-only "Ambar" hotel was outstanding. The food was varied & imaginative. The staff was welcoming, courteous, and efficient. The sittings were well thought out to accommodate early...

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Viancagraciano, customer service at Grand Bahia Principe Turquesa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We greatly appreciate all your comments, which have been taken in the highest consideration. It is a pleasure to know that during your first visit to Punta Cana your trip went very well. Thank you very much for highlight our great spa. Thank you for your comments and looking forward to welcoming you once again! Regards from Punta...

Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

Horrible and nasty place - flys, roaches in the rooms and restaurants. We had to leave the seafood restaurant because there was dead roaches on the floor. There were roaches crawling over the utensils at the BBQ by the beach and in the buffet.

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Viancagraciano, Customer Service at Grand Bahia Principe Turquesa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We regret very much that we were not able to fulfill your expectations. In relation to your opinion about the roaches and flies let us state you that our resort are subject to strict supervision. In fact, the health and welfare of our guests are our priority and we follow a strict program of cleaning and constant monitoring...

Presov Region, Slovakia
Reviewed 18 August 2015

I visited Punta Cana in August 2015. I was staying at Turquesa, Villa 43. I cant complain much about my stay. Room was spacious and clean, towels changed daily, mini bar refilled. People were friendly, I didn't have many requests though. Restaurants and food were to my satisfaction, various types of meat and vegetables. Beach is amazing, I loved it...

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Viancagraciano, Customer Service at Grand Bahia Principe Turquesa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent review on TripAdvisor and for highlighting our excellent service, great food, and clean rooms. It is wonderful to know that you have had an amazing stay. Looking forward to welcoming you once again in Dominican Republic! Warm greetings, Adriana Peguero Bahía Príncipe Bávaro Resort

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 14 August 2015

I planned this trip as a surprise trip for my husband as he had just lost two family members back to back and was in much need of some R&R. In short, from the 5 hr check in to the endless number of children (this resort should be considered a childrens only resort) , so many things went wrong, it...

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Viancagraciano, Customer Service at Grand Bahia Principe Turquesa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are really sorry for not being able to fulfill your expectations with our services. We apologize for any inconvenience you may have experienced. Always at your disposal, Adriana Peguero Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort

brampton
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

Been going on vacation for the last 10 years this was the first time I ever went to Grand Bahia Principe this vacation if you want to drink you have to go get it yourself the staff just rude ask the waiter to get me a drink they ignore you the beach is full of kelp couldn't swim in the...

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Viancagraciano, Customer Service at Grand Bahia Principe Turquesa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We would like to extend our most sincere apologies for any inconveniences or difficulties you may have experienced during your stay. In relation to your comments on our personnel, please allow us to inform you that it quite surprise us, since our staff is certainly committed on offering the warmest welcoming to each and every one of our...

Reviewed 10 August 2015

resort somewhat outdated rooms, food same in the restaurants and buffets spent 7 day food every day the same ,flys ect in buffet,if you get a room on the 3rd level it is a walkup ,the service great people , some what noisie

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Viancagraciano, Customer Service at Grand Bahia Principe Turquesa, responded to this review

Dear Luis, We apologize if you felt you did not receive the service you were entitled to. We regret not being able to fulfill your expectations. Always at your disposal, Adriana Peguero Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort

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  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Minibar
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Facilities and services 1 Pool 4 Jacuzzis 1 children's pool Lounger, sun umbrella and towel service BAHIA SPA (additional charge) Sports facilities: gym, 3 tennis courts, bicycles, football, volleyball, petanque, darts and mini-golf Water activity centre (snorkelling, canoeing, windsurfing, fishing) WiFi access in the lobby (1h per day free of charge) 1 buffet restaurant and 3 speciality restaurants Japanese restaurant (exclusive to guests) 4 Bars 18 hole Punta Blanca Golf Club (additional charge) Wedding gazebo Pueblo Principe: Shopping and Leisure Mall with local craft stores, live music, shows, stores, bars, disco and casino Rooms 502 rooms including three types: Superior Family Junior Suite, Family Master Suite and Premier Junior Suite Room facilities: King size bed or two full size beds Fully equipped bathroom with hydromassage bath tub, shower, hair dryer and amenities Sofa-bed Sitting area Air conditioning Ceiling fan Telephone Satellite TV Ironing set Coffee-making facilities Mini-bar Safe (additional charge) Balcony or terrace WiFi (additional charge) The Family Junior Suites and Family Master Suites also include: Bath robes and slippers for all the family for use throughout your stay Children's bath kit Welcome basket with sweets Mini-bar for children stocked with juices, shakes, milk and soft drinks Two separate and connecting rooms (Master family suite) 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 (located in the Grand Bahia Punta Cana hotel) Baby Station 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) WiFi in the lobby (free of charge) and in rooms (additional charge) Specialised service for organising weddings, incentive trips, events and anniversaries Personalised menus (forceliacs, diabetics, etc.) Available on request and subject to circumstances. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Bahia Principe Turquesa

Address: Crta. Arena Gorda-Macao, Seccion Baigua-Higuey | Playa Bavaro, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana
Price Range: $200 - $639 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Grand Bahia Principe Turquesa 4*
Number of rooms: 504
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Also Known As:
Gran Bahia Principe Premier Hotel Punta Cana
Hotel Style:
#26 Family Hotel in Punta Cana
#29 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
#35 Casino Hotel in Punta Cana
#50 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#51 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
#51 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
#53 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
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“We were in the 46 building. We liked this because it was away from the lobby and pool where it is quiet.”
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“any room was good corner suites are sunnier”
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“At least request a ground floor room- they WILL accommodate you if able. WiFi works best in the main lobby area between bar and reception.”
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“Resort was dived into Adults Only and regular. All rooms were clean and comfortable.”
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