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Amsterdam, the netherlands
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1 review
13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2006

hey.... me and my girlfriend just came back from bahia principe in dom. republic. It was in one word perfect.... very friendly staff... the food was good...... the beaches were so so nice...and very very white.... we did an excursion too saona what was also beautiful to see... I could only say that this hotel is very great... And I...

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Weston
Reviewed 3 July 2006

We had a group of 12. Food was below average... Buffets were OK, the Regular Service Restaurant below average. Service was very good at the Bars and the Snack Bar... Good tipping helped... Rooms were very, very nice and everything worked... To find a shade at the beach was a challlenge, while reservations are not allowed, some do and create...

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10Thank Gatorsin2014
new jersey
Reviewed 30 June 2006

We just returned from a vacation at the Gran Bahia Principe Punta Cana. Although my husband and I were quite nervous about going to an all inclusive, we were quite pleased. The food was not gourmet fare, but there was always something delicious to eat. Breakfast at the main buffet was delicious with omelttes cooked to order, crepes, pancakes, etc....

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Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
17 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2006

I will never stay at the Bahia Principe again!!!!!!!!!! The check-in desk stared the disaster(two hour check-in) and things went down hill after that. I was assigned a room with one king sized bed (3 adult males), and the staff said that they would not be able to accomodate me with a change of rooms. Later that day, this issue...

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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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32 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2006

Location: Gran Bahia Principe, Punta Cana Date: May 28 to June 4, 2006 My wife and I have been to many all inclusive resorts over the years and this one in Punta Cana ranks amongst one of the tops! I have read many reviews about this resort - some good, some bad. Personally, the folks who gave bad reviews just...

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Miami, Florida
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26 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2006

We had heard negative stories about Punta Cana but decided to go anyway. Immediately upon arrival we found out that this was not going to be a relaxing vacation! The night prior to our arrival, I emailed the hotel to confirm our arrival time for purposes of our transfers from the airport to the hotel. As expected, no one from...

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Reviewed 27 June 2006

Me and my boyfriend both aged 20 stayed at the Gran Bahia Principe Punta Cana in room 17301 from the 7/06/06 to the 21/06/06. This resort was exceptional, prior to our trip I spent time reading reviews about this resort and had second thoughts and worries about our vacation. We never had any problems with this resort and were pleased...

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56Thank Caroline07Elliott
Canada
Reviewed 27 June 2006

Hey Guys I am a little bit late with this , My wife and Myself stayed at the Bahai the last week of April. We are in our Mid Forties. we ate at a few of the speciality restaurants I was not too Fussy on them ,my wife liked them. My main problem was not being able to figure out...

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21Thank randydandy
Brampton, Canada
Reviewed 26 June 2006

My husband and myself just returned yesterday from The Bahia Principe yesterday and have a few things to comment on this resort. This was our 4th time to the DR. 3rd time in Punta Cana. We stayed twice at The Barcelo Caribe in Punta Cana and we also stayed at The Grand Flamenco in Puerto Plata. We have also been...

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14Thank its5oclocksomewhere
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montreal
1 review
6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2006

after staying for one week,..i must tell you that all appears ok,..till you have or need anything,....everybody is deaf and mute.they sold postcards,....ha ! try mailing something or let alone buy a postage stamp,...i challenge you ! things and service is a bumpy ride,...all the way,...cafeteria food,....japanese cuisine with background laughter and staff making barking sounds ! this is the...

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
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  • Hot Tub
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Golf Course
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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 

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Address: Arena Gorda - Macao Seccion Baigua, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana
Price Range: RM649 - RM1,796 (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 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
#47 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
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