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Grand Bahia Principe Coba

6.5 km from Akumal centre
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Carretera Chetumal - Cancun Km 250, Akumal 77760, Mexico
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Rocklin, California
Reviewed 14 August 2013

This was our very first experience with an "all-inclusive" resort. We purchased our stay through a Living Social special and it was a great purchase. The service, food, room accommodations, friendly staff, and activities could not have been better. I had read other reviews on TripAdvisor prior to purchasing our stay, so I knew the reviews were good - but...

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

Dear Colleen, It is delightful that you had a great holiday. It is great that you enjoyed the facilities in the resort such as a la carte restaurants, beaches, pool, beach bars, etc. We are honored that you have decided to trust us your holidays for first time in an all- inclusive Resort. We are very proud of our job...

Lawrence, Kansas, United States
Reviewed 14 August 2013

This was our third time to this hotel. People ask why we keep going back to the same place but the staff makes us feel like family even remembering our names on the second trip and we come home so relaxed. The rooms were clean and the entertainment was varied enough to apeal to everyone including our 13-year old son....

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

Dear Tripadvisor user, Thank you for taking time to share your opinion. We are glad that we fulfilled your expectations for third time. Offering the best service and making feel at home is our commitment. We feel proud because we keep it. You will always be welcome to Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts. We are looking forward to hosting you...

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 14 August 2013

We traveled like a couple and stayed at Grand Bahia Principe Coba from July 28th to August 7, 2013. We traveled with Fun Sun/Sunquest and we services of this company were just perfect. They provide a taxi from the airport just for us and we arrived at the hotel in less than an hour. The returning was though longer, even...

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

Dear tripadvisor user, We would like to thank you for choosing Grand Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts. We really appreciate that you took the time to share some valuable comments about your stay with us. We are pleased to read that you enjoyed our pool and beach and and the mexican food at the buffets. It is a pleasure to...

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 13 August 2013

Just got back from a 7 day stay at the Gran Bahia Principe Coba and we were all thrilled. We got greeted at check in with a nice refreshing drink for the the adults and for the kids which was a great start as we were hot and thirsty. Check in was very smooth and no wait. The grounds are...

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

Dear Susanna, It is delightful that you had a great stay and enjoyed your time here. Thank you very much for taking time to share your nice comments. They are more than welcome. Your comments about the staff are very rewarding. They show us that we fulfilled your expectations and you really had a great time with us. We will...

Rochester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2013

The hotel grounds in this hotel are immaculate, rooms were clean although our duvet cover had a tear in it. food was plentiful, coba beach is the best, jose the beach bar person, excellent service, tony the coba main entertainer, knows how to party and fernando the coba pool bar person knows how to make a cocktail. some amazing al...

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

Dear Matt, We would like to thank you for taking time to write your feedback. All comments and suggestions are very important for us because our guests are the best supervisor we have. We are delighted that you had spent your holidays with us and that you enjoyed your visit at our facility. We have already sent your nice words...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2013

In August it is hot and humid and we are certain that at a cooler time of the year then our stay would have been better. The beach was good. We went to the beach snorkeling before breakfast and it was fabulous. We saw pelicans fishing! The staff were nice and friendly but sometimes the service was a little slow....

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

Dear Tripadvisor user, Thank a lot for your comments about Grand Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts. Our aim is to make our guests feel comfortable. We are glad we fulfilled your expectations and you appreciated the service and personal attention of our employees. Regarding your suggestion we assure you that your observations are very important for us and we will...

Reviewed 12 August 2013

My wife, daughter and I returned again to this wonderful hotel for another two weeks of bliss on June 1st 2013. We once more upgraded to The Hasienda complex and were treated like royalty. We were celebrating our 30th wedding aniversary & 50th birthday and the staff had made all the requested plans before we even arrrived. Complimentary bottle in...

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

Dear Mark, 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. We are very grateful to know that you visited the resort to celebrate your 30th wedding anniversary and your 50th birthday and...

Atlantic City, New Jersey
Reviewed 11 August 2013

This was our third visit to GBC Coba. We were not disappointed. Check in was very smooth. We were given a ground floor room as requested prior to our trip. Room was clean. Food was, as expected, quite good. Loved the pool areas. Good bartender at the Akumal pool bar. Grounds are well maintained. The staff is friendly and many...

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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 let you know that we really appreciate that you decided to visit Grand Bahia Principe Coba. Thank you for taking your valuable time to share your opinion about your stay with us. It is really rewarding that we could fulfill your expectations. The goal of all the services we offer...

west midlands
Reviewed 10 August 2013

Although GBC is very clean tidy and looks quite elegant in the lobby's, be warned this is a hot and humid country, there is no A/C in the restaurants or lobby areas which is actually awful when trying to have a drink or eat your food as you will sweat and drip like a tap very uncomfortable this for me...

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

Dear Tripadvisor user, We would like to thank you for your choosing us. We really appreciate that you took time to share your opinion about your stay because we truly believe if we listen to our guests, we will grow better. Regarding the inconvenient with the sunbeds that you experienced during your stay we inform you that we have advised...

Edinburgh
Reviewed 9 August 2013

We visited this hotel as a family of four and were booked into a Junior Suite for a two week holiday in July 2013. It was one large room with two double beds and the settee bed prepared. That's not a suite in my book. The air-con in the room was rubbish and it made everything small of damp. Even...

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Dear Tripadvisor user, First of all we would like to thank you for sharing your comments and for choosing us. We really appreciate that you have taken time to share your opinion about your stay. We are glad to read that you enjoyed our facilities. We are truly sorry that we could not fulfill your expectations so that as a...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Golf Course
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • 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
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 7 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: RM717 - RM1,903 (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, Mexico - Riviera Maya
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#7 Family Hotel in Akumal
#8 Romantic Hotel in Akumal
#9 Top resorts Hotel in Akumal
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Akumal
#9 Spa Hotel in Akumal
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“After reading reviews on here we requested the top floor room as not to hear people above us walking around.”
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“Probably right in the middle of the resort would be best”
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“Depending on where you want your room, you can request by email a couple of weeks before going, We got exactly what we requested.”
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“Go on the third floor if you can to avoid the noise”
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