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    Grand Bahia Principe El Portillo

    Crta. las Terrenas - El Limon, km 4, Las Terrenas, Dominican Republic
    +1 855-857-6933
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    • Excellent57%
    • Very good32%
    • Average8%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “junior suite” (184 reviews)
    “lobby bar” (245 reviews)
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Reviewed 22 March 2014

    We holiday often and I must say this resort was a true find. If you're after a relaxing indulgent holiday then look no further. The resort hosts a beautiful beach that spreads for miles. You can litterally walk five metres down the beach to find...More

    2  Thank Melissaleanneb
    Response from Customer Servic... B, Jefe de Calidad & Customer Service at Grand Bahia Principe El PortilloResponded 26 March 2014

    Dear Melissa, First of all please receive greetings from the Hotel Grand Bahía Príncipe El Portillo. We would like to thank you for trusting and recommending Grand Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts. We are grateful for your comments regarding your recent stay with us and...More

    Reviewed 22 March 2014

    I guess it's all relevant to expectations. We wanted to spend time with each other somewhere with no snow and have a clean place to sleep with sufficient nourishment. Within two hours of arrival we agreed we had landed in paradise. We loved the facility,...More

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    Response from Customer Servic... B, Jefe de Calidad & Customer Service at Grand Bahia Principe El PortilloResponded 24 March 2014

    Dear Guest, First let me inform you that your opinion is valuable to us, therefore we are extremely proud and happy for having left a pleasant memory. We are especially appreciating your positive comments about the quality of our service and our staff. Comments like...More

    Reviewed 22 March 2014

    This is the second time I have stayed there and it was great. The staff are second to none. It is very clean. I hope to go back again. I can't say enough good about it. The rooms are spacious and comfortable. The beach is...More

    Thank PamCourtney
    Response from Customer Servic... B, Jefe de Calidad & Customer Service at Grand Bahia Principe El PortilloResponded 24 March 2014

    Dear Mrs Pam, First of all, we would like to thank you very much for taking your time and giving us this detailed comment about your stay in Bahia Principe. We are glad to listen that you enjoy your time with us. I will transmit...More

    Reviewed 21 March 2014

    A group of twelve of us stayed at the Gran Bahia El Portillo for March break 2014. It all comes down to one important question, “Would you go back?” We did go back to the Gran Bahia in Akumal on the Mayan Riviera, and will...More

    11  Thank Jack12341234
    Reviewed 21 March 2014

    Beautifully manicured resort. Grounds were immaculate as were the buildings. Our room in Building 1 was always cleaned and always had fresh towels. Of note, if you are an early riser, the main area from buffet to lobby is very dark and unlit. All staff...More

    2  Thank aurora11
    Response from Customer Servic... B, Jefe de Calidad & Customer Service at Grand Bahia Principe El PortilloResponded 24 March 2014

    Dear Mrs. Aurora, We would like to thank you for letting us know about your recent experience in our hotel and also for taking time to share your comments with our trip advisor community. In our effort to continuously improve the quality of our service...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Tennis Court
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$135 - US$359 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Top resorts Hotel in Las Terrenas
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Las Terrenas
    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Las Terrenas
    • #3 Family Hotel in Las Terrenas
    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Las Terrenas
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 606
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    • Location
    • Caribbean >
    • Dominican Republic >
    • Samana Province >
    • Las Terrenas
    • Also Known As
    • Gran Bahia Principe El Portillo Hotel Las Terrenas ,
    • El Portillo Beach Resort
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    dana70
    20 January 2018|
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    Response from suezyq333 | Reviewed this property |
    We believe the superior junior suite is larger and has a couch / sitting area.
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    19 January 2018|
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    Response from suezyq333 | Reviewed this property |
    The lobby bar has a very big flat screen tv and was showing sports games.. Sorry, not sure if there was english football being broadcast.. My husband said there were soccer games on TV there..
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    16 January 2018|
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    Response from Maryse H | Reviewed this property |
    As far as I remember it's on Friday. When you get there between the lobby and the restaurant there is a board on the right hand side the events are posted there. Have fun and enjoy !
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    Room Tips
    "Units close to lobby are quiet (3-4-5-6-7-8), the further ones are close to disco( section 10-11-12)"
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    "Villas were spacious and well equipped."
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    "Our room was too small for two week stay, ask for a room with larger closet space."
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    "Higher floors likely have less pest problems. WiFi isn't worth the cost. Bring small US bills!"
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