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Grand Bahia Principe Coba

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#12 of 23 Hotels in Akumal
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Ewell, Surrey
Reviewed 15 September 2013

We stayed at the Bahia Principe Coba for two weeks at the end of August and could not recommend the hotel and its staff highly enough. On arrival there was a mix up caused by our travel agent which the hotel quickly sorted and a lovel bell hop got us to the right lobby to check in. The hotel has...

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

Dear Jezabel, We are very happy to read that you were pleased by the facilities and the nature that surrounds Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts. We are really thankful for this constructive review. It makes us feel proud of our job. Our staff will be delighted with your comments. We look forward to hosting you again in a near future....

Gloucester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 September 2013

I have just returned from the grand bahia principe coba after a 2week holiday there. This resort is most definitely not a 5 star resort, there is no air con in any of the buffets the only one that had air con was the cozamul buffet which they closed down in our 1st week along with the 24hour snack bar...

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

Dear Mike, We would like to thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We are extremely sorry to hear that our facilities did not meet with your full approval as we do pride ourselves on guest satisfaction. We are truly sorry for the problem that your friends experienced. Nevertheless it is important to remark that traveling can...

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 14 September 2013

I'm not very keen on leaving comments online, but this time I will do it because the 8 days we (4 couples) spent at GBP resort were AWESOME!!!! The rooms at Coba were nice and simple, but we enjoyed even more the rooms at Sian Ka'an, they were more sophisticated and the hotel grounds were absolutely gorgeous. The experience we...

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

Dear Daren and Dora, Thank you very much for taking the time to express your opinion from your recent stay with us. We are honored that the service provided the staff pleased you and we made you feel at home. It is a pleasure to pamper our guests. We hope to welcome you back soon for another relaxing vacation. Cordially,...

Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2013

Have just arrived back from our first trip to Mexico. Bahia Principe Coba was a nice hotel but not a 5* resort. The grounds were very well kept and the accomodation clean and well maintained. The main buffet restaurant was excellent as was the Mediterean on site and Italian on the sister hotel, however we couldn't say the same for...

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

Dear Tripadvisor user; We are grateful that you shared your experience with us. It is a delight to know that you enjoyed our beautiful facilities. We are really sorry for the incident regarding the scuba lessons. Even though, it is a unconnected enterprise from us, rest assured that we will send your comments to the manager so that they take...

Red Wing, MN
Reviewed 13 September 2013

Hotel: We were greeted with Margarita's for us and the kids and promptly taken to our rooms which were very nice. We traveled with our kids, 12 and 9, and the small daybed was made up for one of them to use. Our rooms weren't super cool and when the fan was on high it sounded like an airplane taking...

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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 comments about Grand Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts. Our aim is to make our guests feel comfortable, therefore we are glad we fulfilled your expectations and you appreciated the service. Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts, all-inclusive hotels on the Riviera Maya Looking forward to welcoming you back to provide you...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2013

My boyfriend and I travelled with Virgin to the Gran Bahia Principe, Mexico. The flight was fine but the air hostesses were a bit moody! However, It is a lovely hotel and has lovely helpful staff. There was lots of wildlife around like the coatis, lizards and we even saw a snake! We stayed in the Coba part of the...

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Dear Kristina, We are thankful for the time you took to share your opinion about your stay with us and these beautiful pictures. We are honored that you choose our resort for your last vacations. We are very pleased that you had a satisfactory stay at our resort. It is grateful to hear that we made you feel at home....

Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Reviewed 13 September 2013

We just returned from the Bahia Principe Coba a couple of days ago. We had 10 days in paradise! Amazing staff, great beach, great food and drinks! We absolutely loved it and plan on returning as soon as we can!

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

Dear Tripadvisor user, First of all we would like to thank you for sharing your comments. We appreciate that you recognize the beauty resort and the effort of the staff. It encourages us keeping doing our best. We will be honored to welcome you back. Rest assured we will do all our best to accommodate your wishes again. Kind Regards...

Edinburgh
Reviewed 12 September 2013

We stayed here 11/10/2010 and had a great time, the mikado is amazing and request a show table, for the ultimate meal, the Brazilian restaurant is amazing try the woo woo tequila, All the restaurants are fabulous, even the entertainment is good, we saw lev Jackson and my son thought he was great, the staff are also worth their weight...

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

Dear Billy, We are really thankful for this beautiful review. It is delightful to read that you have wonderful memories of your stay in 2010 which shows us that our main goal was fulfilled. We are honored that you visit us again. Since our guests’ satisfaction is the most important, please, be assured that we will do our best to...

Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 12 September 2013

Ok resort rooms nothing spectacular... Large Pools ..many daily activities ..water polo daily..beach volleyball..golf.. ping pong ... water volleyball.. Basketball... very active resort... it is connected to two other resorts stay at 1 play at 3..

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Dear Tripadvisor user, Thank you very much for taking time to express your opinion about your vacations at Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts. We are happy that you enjoyed our facilities and your stay was full of fun with all the activities and shows. It would be great to welcome you back in a near future. The best regards, Bahia...

New Haven, Connecticut
Reviewed 12 September 2013

My husband and I stayed at the Grand Bahia Principe Coba for 4 nights in July 2013. It was my first time at an All-Inclusive Resort and I was a bit worried about the room and the food. My expectations have been exceeded by far. Our room was clean, the room service took care of it every day and placed...

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Dear Tripadvisor user, We would like to thank you for your valuable opinion. It is great that your stay was a wonderful experience. We are really delighted that you were pleased by the facilities and the service offered. We are also proud of fulfilling your highest expectations. We will be honored to welcome you in a near feature. Cordially, Enjoy...

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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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  • 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
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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 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: $205 - $474 (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 Akumal, Riviera Maya, Mexico
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#7 Family Hotel in Akumal
#8 Romantic Hotel in Akumal
#9 Top resorts Hotel in Akumal
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Akumal
#10 Spa Hotel in Akumal
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“Check out the mattress if firmness is a necessity. We always select rooms on the second or third floor. We always leave a tip for the maid.”
TerryS545, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get a room close to the pools because there is a lot of walking”
bm228, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Building 25 - 30 best location; Premium Lobby is more quiet, cappuccino plus you can have breakfast at the buffet attached to this lobby.”
225cecilel, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“You will be charged a fee for an outside photographer. Make sure you budget for that if you plan to go this way.”
Hilat88, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you have little ones request a room near the water park! Just makes playing the towel game a little easier!”
m0ns85, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
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