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Toronto
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2013

We stayed at the Coba resort for one week mid-Jan, 2013. We had a great time! The food was great and the resort is very clean and beautiful. The beach was ok, it was a bit rocky in places. We had to take a trolly to the beach, or go for a long walk. We enjoyed the quiet pool. The... More 

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

Dear MelNRob, Thank you for making us participants of your general impression, of your stay here in the Grand Bahía Príncipe Coba. With pleasure we will communicate your nice comments towards Rene and all our staff members. We will review your comments with all our departments specially Bars and Transportation. I would like to share with you that our hotel... More 

Calgary
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48 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2013

You really can't go wrong. It terms of service and quality, I have not complaints. The size of the resort though makes it difficult to socialize; you will really run into the same people twice. A good resort to come to with a group of friends. Great snorkelling and close to Akumal beach (which is really worth seeing), and close... More 

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

Dear Silvurbak, Thank you for taking you the time to share with us your experience your visit last November, for Grand Bahía Príncipe Coba all the comments of our guest are really important, It would be a pleasure for us that you return to visit us here at the Riviera Maya. Yours faithfully, Ilse Saldaña Public Relations More 

essex juction vermont
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2013

The staff and Juan Chan our bell boy made our vacation one of the best. Our first time in Mexico and we cant wait to return .to the hotel we wiil choose to stay at alkumal instead of coba because its right on the beach.

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2 Thank loretta d
RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Loretta d, We appreciate that you chose Grand Bahía Príncipe Coba for your very first time in México. We are really happy to read that you enjoined the kindness f our staff; Juan Chan will be pleased to hear that you delight his service. We are looking forward to welcome you back here in the Riviera Maya. Best Regards,... More 

St. Albert, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2013

We just returned from a 2 week stay at Coba. Our room was very good - nice and large. The staff are excellent - friendly, courteous, polite. Christian the Bell Boy at Coba was exceptional during the full 2 weeks we were there. They know how to provide very good service. The grounds of the resort are lovely and very... More 

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

Dear Donna L, First of all i would like to thank you for sharing your comments with us. The satisfaction of our guest is the most important for us, we are happy to read that you enjoyed your holidays here in the Grand Bahía Príncipe Coba. We will communicate your nice words and suggestions to all our staff members especially... More 

Swift Current, Canada
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20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2013

We had a great time ,Trolleys worked very well getting to beach, other buffets , a la cartes & hacienda area. We are used to a smaller resort & on the beach, but this transportation was super. The food was excellent everywhere,buffets &a la cartes,beverages as well. Service top notch. Rooms large, & clean, beds comfy. Check-in & out without... More 

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

Dear GmaCathy, We appreciate that you take part of your time to share with us your experience during your nephews wedding here in the Grand Bahía Prínicipe Coba. We will comment with all the departments involve your comments and observations to improve or reinforce were is necessary. It will be a pleasure to welcome your and your family back here... More 

Reading, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2013

We spent the first week of December, 2012 at GBPCoba. There were 6 or us, including a 7 year old, a 70 year old and two 40ish couples. We (one of the couples) had previously visited this resort (see previous TripAdvisor review) four years ago. We chose this resort to return to with our family because we had good memories... More 

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

Dear Stevelis, First of all we really appreciate that you decide to visit the Gran Bahia Principe Coba for a second time. Thank you for making us participants of your general impression. Your feed back is welcome and valued. We fully understand that you are a person with a great experience in all inclusive Hotels and we are truly sorry... More 

Ingleside
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53 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2013

Very nice hotel, great service, great food, nice beach. The ala cartes were excellent. It was nice and close to lots of excursions. The only downfall is that I have been use to smaller resorts. We had to take a shuttle to the beach, I prefer to be able to walk to the resort. We took 3 excursions. One we... More 

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

Dear "dairygirlplayer", Thank you very much for sharing your experience here in the Grand Bahía Príncipe Coba, we are truly happy to read that you enjoyed your time here in the Riviera Maya. We will share your nice comments to all our departments involve and in the name of all our staff member i would like to thank you again... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2013

This was our second stay at the Grand Principe Coba and we were thrilled to come back. From the moment we stepped out of the shuttle at the lobby to the resort we were greeted with smiles and warm welcoming! Eduardo at the front desk greeted us "Hola!!" And he was very helpful! Thank you to Felix Schokolat Guest Manager... More 

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

Dear Latouskis, Thank you very much for your nice review about your stay here in the Grand Bahía Príncipe Coba, we appreciate that you take part of your time to share your comments with us. We are content to read that you have a good time and that you enjoyed the kindness of our staff members, it will be our... More 

Calgary, Canada
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2013

My husband & I vacationed at the Grand Bahia Principe Coba December 13-21, 2012. Our second visit during 2012 & 5th consecutive stay at the Coba. This trip was our 13th visit to the Mayan Riviera. We have stayed at various resorts but have found our piece of paradise at the Coba. Once again our a la carte & villa... More 

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

Dear "Nikki6010", Thank you very much for sharing with us your experience here in the Grand Bahía Príncipe Coba. We are happy to read that once again you enjoyed your time with us and the services or our staff members. We will forward your lovely specials mentions to Felix, Andres, Filigonio, Mauricio, Omar, Susana, Ismael, Carlos, Raul, Anastacio, Silverio, Ofelia,... More 

Halifax, Canada
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2013

This was our first trip to Mexico and the very LONG trip from the airport ( 2 hours)is worth it. We were greeted efficiently at check in by Eduardo who made us feel like long lost friends. We were not pleased with our room and it was " no problema" to change to one better situated and with a better... More 

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

Dear LM, First of all we really appreciate that you decide to visit the Grand Bahia Principe Coba for your very first trip to the Mexican Caribbean. Thank you for sharing your experience with us. Comments like yours help us to improve and reinforce our service every day. With pleasure we will communicate your nice comments towards Eduardo, Marlene, María,... More 

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Golf Course
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Babysitting
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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: RM724 - RM1,921 (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
#7 Top resorts Hotel in Akumal
#8 Romantic Hotel in Akumal
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Akumal
#8 Spa Hotel in Akumal
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“Do you like the beach or, being near the pools? Choose accordingly as far as where the room is in relation to where you will be.”
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“We emailed 2 weeks before we went and asked for a room on the 3rd floor near the pool and that's what we got.”
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“Get your dinner reservations in as soon as you check in. They fill up fast and many could not even get in for their 4 in seven days.”
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