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Portland, Oregon
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We had the most wonderful and relaxing vacation here! We just got back from a 6-night all inclusive stay we purchased on Travelocity in december that was about $1200/person (flight from Portland, OR included). We read a lot of reviews and honestly thought it must seem too good to be true - could it really be all-inclusive? Is it really...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Lack of quality of service, they need more carts to transport guests, they need to have a better food preparation. People smoke everywhere very dirty cigarettes all over the place. Great location, nice Beach great employees seems to be lack of management and ideas. For central America and Latin America, very boring, no life music on the beach nor at...

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Troy, New York
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Last minute low budget get away! TOO many spring breakers! Loud and Obnoxious! staff was Rude! FOOD Was Cold always! Maid barely cleaned room and Towels and washcloths were few and far between! I Previously stayed at Grand Bahia Punta Cana and was not as disappointed as the Bavaro Side! I have also satayed at the Grand Bahia Principe Runaway...

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

Dear Guest, We are really sorry for not being able to fulfill your expectations with our services. We thank you for taking the time of sharing your opinion with us which we will take in the highest consideration. Kind regards, Adriana Peguero Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort

Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Just returned from a week here .. amazing place, amazing staff, amazing room.. after I read the reviews I was a little nervous but from our holiday we realised some people just like to moan.. pool staff & beach staff were amazing especially Jefrey & Jansey on the beach - yes they confused us before we realised they were identical...

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

Dear Suz, We greatly appreciate that you have chosen our Golden Club to celebrate your birthday. It is a great compliment to read that you enjoyed your celebration and all the especial services provided by our hotel. All the staff, will be gratified with such wonderful appreciations and to know that they make your stay a memorable trip. Please feel...

Tecumseh, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Hotel was very clean.Staff was outstanding in helping if anything was wrong.Resturants were very good.Excursions away from the resort were very organized and fantastic fun.Would recommend this resorts to my family and friends.

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

Dear Guest, Posts such as yours delight us and gives us confidence to keep working hard to satisfy our customers and improve our service. It is wonderful to know that you enjoyed such an amazing stay with brilliant treatment from our staff at our Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro. Kindest Regards, Adriana Peguero Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort

Amherst, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here last year for a week and really enjoyed this resort. We have been to many 5 Star resorts in Mexico, DR, and Cuba and over all we think this resort is excellent and a very good value. Quick bus ride to the resort, did not have to check in, we did that on the bus ride in....

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

Dear Victor, Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your recent stay at our hotel. We sincerely appreciate all feedback. We are proud to read that you were extremely impressed by the service you encountered, and to know that you consider returning our Hotel. Looking forward to seeing you in the future! Regards from Punta Cana,...

McLean, VA
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are so many hotels and other options to choose from (like villas) in the DR that it is tough to decide. My first recommendation is that when you land put on your patient pants - you are in the Caribbean (mon). So everything works at a slower pace and information is hard to come by. Pro: the hotel was...

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

Dear Guest, We appreciate that you take the time to send us your comments regarding your experience. It is a pleasure to know that overall you have had a nice stay with us. Please allow us to clarify that our Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort is located right on the beach. Despite the size of our Resort, appropriate measures have been...

Halifax, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

I found the resort very big with 744 rooms. I am use to a smaller resort. It rained for 2 and a half days when we were there off and on. First of all I am not blaming the resort for the rain.. HA HA.. During the rain in the afternoon, the entertainment crew was no where to be seen,...

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

Dear Keith, We regret that your vacation overall image may have been tarnished with the situation transpired. We sincerely appreciate all feedback. We regret for the impression you could perceive from our staff members. Please allow us to inform you that we continuously work with our Human Resources and Quality departments to reinforce the training of our personnel. Once again,...

London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just returned from our stay here our check in was the worst ever as they done it in a group and everyone was totally confused and didn't know what was going on after a long day travelling it's the last thing you want !!! Then to be put in room 70102 with building work right next door that goes on...

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

Dear Kaye, It is through communications of this nature that our customers give us an opportunity to ensure that we maintain and deliver the level of service expected from us. We would like to take this opportunity to offer our most sincere apologies for any inconvenience you may have experienced. Thank you for taking the time of sharing your opinion...

Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well it was a very bumpy start, room keys did not work , then got rekeyed , now safe did not work, t4 times to front desk then got it all fixed also looked like the sliding glass door was jimmied a couple of times. . waiters were great, housekeeping great, overall service people were great. once we got our...

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

Dear Client, Thank you for taking the time to send us your comments regarding your experience during your last stay with us. We deeply regret the beginng of your vacation and we hope you accept our sincere apologies for any inconvenience you have mentioned. It is great to hear that you are considering coming back to our premises. Please feel...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Spa
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Golf Course
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  • Minibar
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  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Room Service
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 | Arena Gorda - Macao, Seccion Baigua, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana
Price Range: RM678 - RM1,418 (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:
#34 Family Hotel in Punta Cana
#35 Casino Hotel in Punta Cana
#38 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
#50 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#51 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
#51 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
#53 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
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