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Northern NY
Reviewed 7 March 2006

Like many others I read all the reviews before going to the Bahia Principe. We let our teenagers pick the resort and they picked this one because of the activities and size of the beach. The trip by bus was fine and the bus driver did his best to make it a smooth ride. We where checked in and given...

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11Thank UpNorth28
Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 7 March 2006

I went to Bahia Principe San Juan for Spring Break (Feb 19-26th, 2006). I was in a group of 19 and we had a blast! Airport and shuttle service to resort was fine. We didn't have to wait long to get on the shuttle, and the ride was about an hour. I fell asleep, but kept waking up because we...

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10Thank Irish_Eyes5
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 6 March 2006

Seriously..this place is terrible. So bad in fact, that I only arrived home about 2 hours ago but feel the need to write this review before other poor souls consider booking!!! First meal discovered a nice green mini worm on the broccoli. Breakfast chewed on a piece of glass found in the scrambled eggs. Rooms are a joke...old and miserable....

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12Thank MoeBee4
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dundee, scotland, u.k
1 review
9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2006

we came to the dominican for the 1st time for our honeymoon and stayed at the bahia principe,it is a nice clean hotel with comfy beds and a stocked minibar,nice! unfortunatley my wife and about a dozen other guests were struck by food poisoning in our 1st week, i had read something about this before traveling to dominican so i...

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Sudbury, Canada
Reviewed 4 March 2006

We spent time at this resort from Feb 4/06 to Feb 18/06. I travelled with my husband. We stayed in the Diamond Club section. We were very impressed with the size of the resort, the lush gardens, and the service. We only spent one afternoon up by the main pool, as we had met some canadians online prior to going,...

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11Thank shelbr
Ontario
Reviewed 2 March 2006

We stayed at this resort along with another couple the first week of February. This was our first trip to the Dominican. We went to Cuba in 2005. The weather was fantastic and the resort was beautiful. There was always something to do and the entertainment staff put on a great show and ran great activities throughout the day. Rooms...

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13Thank Travelfly
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2006

visited this resort with 9 other people and i would not recommend it to anybody.Hotel overbooked 4 of our party put into staff accomodation for the night outside security gate.This only seemed to happen to the brits(perhaps we are pushovers). Eventually we were all put together after wasting a day of our vacation.. We were even offered money and free...

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11Thank Nigel D
Hemsby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 March 2006

Hi you guys, well not one l would like to remember. Stayed at the Bahia Principe san juan from the 13th till the 27th feb of which was a family holiday of 10. We traveled with thomas cook from London Gatwick of which the flight was o kay, but then we arrived at the resort and it all went wrong....

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16Thank Bobbybasher
Macomb, Michigan
Reviewed 28 February 2006

The resort's grounds was nice, the rooms average and overbooked. They were so overbooked that they offered excursions, cash and occupancy at another hotel in exchange for your room at Bahia Brincipe. The hotel's website states that Spring Breakers were not welcome but these drunken kids kept the security guards busy each and every day and night. The listed $50...

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8Thank Roadwarrior163
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London
1 review
5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2006

This hotel is only a 3 star not a 4 star rooms come with twin single beds, a air confitioning system that seems it is on its last legs. I was lucky it was only humid near the end of my two week stay. The drinks are watered down. We drank from 10.00 am to 5.00 pm and could hardley...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Facilities and services: 4 pools BAHIA SPA (additional charge) Sports facilities: gym, tennis court, mini golf, football pitch... Water activity centre Motorised sports (additional charge) WiFi access in the lobby (1 hour free per day/device) and in rooms (additional charge) Wedding gazebo Main restaurant and 3 specialty restaurants 6 bars Playa Grande Golf Course just 40 minutes from the hotel Convention / Meeting centre Pueblo Principe: shows, live music, bars, stores, karaoke, casino and disco Rooms 608 rooms including 2 types: Suite & Standard The Standard rooms are equipped with: King size bed or 2 full size beds Fully-equipped bathroom: Bathtub plus shower, wash basin, hair dryer and magnifying mirror Bathroom amenities Air conditioning Ceiling fan Safe (additional charge) Mini-bar (Restocked daily) Direct phone line (additional charge for external calls) Flat screen TV Coffee set WiFi (additional charge) The Suite rooms have the same equipment as the Standard rooms but also include: Ironing set Sitting area with sofa Pool towel available in room Bathrobe and slippers Evening turn-down service International newspapers Terrace or balcony Children Bahia Scouts The hotel is perfect for families, offering a range of facilities tailored especially for children, including the following: Children's pool Mini Club with daytime activities Evening Mini Disco Babysitting service for children aged up to 12 (additional charge) Other Services Medical service (additional charge) Pharmacy (additional charge) Specialised service for organising weddings, incentive trips, events and anniversaries ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Bahia Principe San Juan

Address: Ctra. Gaspar Hernandez - Rio San Juan, km 18, Rio San Juan 33000, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Maria Trinidad Sanchez Province > Rio San Juan
Price Range: RM443 - RM939 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Grand Bahia Principe San Juan 3.5*
Number of rooms: 608
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Also Known As:
San Juan Dominican Republic
Bahia Principe Puerto Plata
Bahia Principe San Juan Puerto Plata
Bahia Principe Dominican Republic
Bahia Principe San Juan Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic Bahia Principe
Bahia Principe San Juan Resort
Bahia Principe Sj
Puerto Plata Bahia Principe
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“Section E close to beach and lobby.”
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“First floor, close to the buffet. Just a quick walk to the main lobby and entertainment.”
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“Ask to be on the 2nd floor, closer to the beach.”
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“You can use the hotel's website to pick a room reasonable walking distance to the restaurants/pools/beach”
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