We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

6,520 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 3,970: English reviews
Start your review of Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection
 Click to rate
Palatine, Illinois
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed adult side with family and wife. We go to the caribbean yearly and haved tried a variety of all inclusives. The good: Bahia gets an excellent (not good, excellent!) rating from me in all the following: location, beach (tons of chair and shade despite being very busy), groundskeeping (incredible how there's so many well kept flowers and bushes... and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Tom K
Mount Pearl, Canada
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here from April 10-17th. Very clean and the food was excellent. Our Butler, Julisa checked in on us daily and provided excellent service...will definitely return and highly recommend this resort and it's staff!!

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank georgepye
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The resort is new, very good accommodations. The suite is very nice and the bed is very comfortable. The staff is amazing; always attending your needs. The guests can make restaurants reservations in all the Bahia Principe Resort restaurants (Punta Cana, Bavaro, Ambar and Fantasy). The food was very good and a big variety. In March the hotel was adult...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Florbela D
Halifax
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was our first visit to Bahia Principe Esmeralda although my husband and I have traveled 3 other times to DR. We are in our early 40's and the couple we traveled with are in the their early 30's. We had a wonderful time! We were hoping for a relaxing vacation away from our toddlers whom we left with grandparents...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Sandyseaweed
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Another great vacation last October and we are going again in May 2017. We booked restaurants for all days staying there for 14 days. It was great. The best restaurants Don Pablo and El Olive. We were lucky to have a beautiful weather every day. Didn't have problems to find a good spot on the beach under umbrella. Amazing service....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Andrew O
AdrianaPeguero, Customer Service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Andrew, We are delighted to know we will be receiving you again this May. Thank you for highlighting our amazing staff, the Don Pablo and Olivo restaurants, and our perfect weather and beach. Wishing you the best of stays in our Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda and please let us know if we can accomodate anything else for your next...

Mount Pearl, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed at the Esmeralda section from April 10th - 17th. Excellent resort, highly reommend! The food , the service, cleanliness, location on the beach, friendliness of staff , all excellent. Especially our butler Jolisa, she went above & beyond for us!

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Mary T
AdrianaPeguero, Customer Service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Mary, Thank you for your recent review on TripAdvisor and for mentioning our beautiful beach, well-maintained grounds, friendly staff especially Jolisa and great food. We are pleased to read that our Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda turned out to be nearly excellent for you. It’s our sincere hope to have the opportunity to welcome you in the near future in...

Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

From the moment we got there until we left everything was top notch. Staff was amazing and always there to help. We never stayed at a resort that clean before. The beach and pool were a bit crowded but that shows its a great resort. If you dont want a crowd maybe a 2 🌟 would be less crowded. We...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Barry C
AdrianaPeguero, Customer Service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Barry, Our goal is to make our guests' stay become a memorable experience. We are extremely delighted to learn that we have reached our goal with you here at our Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection. Our staff will be very happy to learn that they were able to contribute in creating an amazing holiday for you. We...

New Glasgow, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have been to the Esmeralda twice took my daughter for her grade 12 Graduation in March 2014 and returned the next April 2015 with friends and family for Easter. Had an amazing time both trips. Great service, beautiful beach, great food, and loved sitting at the lobby bar in the evening! I am planing to return in April 2018...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank mary w
AdrianaPeguero, Customer Service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Mary, First of all, thank you very much for choising our Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda as your anniversary destination once again. We would like to inform you that our Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda will be become a family hotel again from May 1st, 2017. If you need futher information, you can send an email to info.esmeralda@bahia-principe.com. Please rest assured...

New Brunswick, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had another terrific,pampered vacation. Stayed at Bahia Principe Esmeralda for the 4th time and had another terrific,pampered vacation. We love everything about this resort.Its a bit crowded but if you know where to go its not bad. Some days the beach is crazy but on those days we just go up to the 2nd pool area. Its great! Very relaxing!...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Linda_123645
AdrianaPeguero, Customer Service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Linda, It is delightful to know that you had a relaxing, pampered, and extremely enjoyable trip in paradise, and to read that once again we were able to provide you an amazing stay in our Luxury Bahia Principe Esmaralda. We hope to cater you next year for your 5th visit! Greetings from the Dominican Republic, Adriana Peguero Bahia Principe...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I vacationed at the Bahia Principe Esmeralda from April 8th to April 15th, 2017. Upon arriving, we were given the wrong room (2 double beds instead of a king bed that we had requested). Aside from this, the safe in our room was broken. Front desk advised that we would be able to change rooms the following...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Joanna_626182

7,280 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (6889)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1734)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1144)
Viewed
View from Room (156)
Viewed
Room/Suite (578)
Viewed
Dining (633)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (9)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (82)
Viewed
Bathroom (159)
Viewed
9:11
Videos (6)
Viewed
Other (2388)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (354)
Viewed
Adults Only Pool (9)
Viewed
Amenities (66)
Viewed
Beach (11)
Viewed
Double Bed Junior Suite Deluxe (83)
Viewed
King Bed Junior Suite Deluxe (85)
Viewed
Pool (12)
Viewed
Dining (39)
Viewed
The Hotel (49)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (37)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (6)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Room/Suite (2)
Viewed
Dining (7)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
View from Room (2)
Viewed
Other (16)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Punta Cana hotels
26.1 km away
AlSol Tiara Cap Cana
AlSol Tiara Cap Cana
#23 of 110 in Punta Cana
1,676 reviews
29.5 km away
Alsol Del Mar
Alsol Del Mar
#46 of 110 in Punta Cana
923 reviews
0.5 km away
Luxury Bahia Principe Ambar Green Don Pablo Collection
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.3 km away
Luxury Bahia Principe Ambar Blue Don Pablo Collection
0.4 km away
Luxury Bahia Principe Fantasia Don Pablo Collection
5.0 km away
Grand Palladium Palace Resort Spa & Casino
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Food & drink at the hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Facilities and services 2 Pools Sun terrace 4 Jacuzzis Sun umbrellas and loungers Beach and pool towel service BAHIA SPA (additional charge) Sports facilities: gym, 3 tennis courts, 1 padel tennis court (additional charge), multi-sports court Water activity centre Motorised water sports (additional charge) WiFi access in the lobby (free) and in rooms (additional charge) Entertainment amphitheatre 2 buffet restaurants 3 speciality restaurants 3 Bars 1 Snack- bar Wedding gazebo Punta Blanca Golf Club: 18 hole 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, 570 Deluxe Junior Suite Room facilities: King size bed or two full size beds Air conditioning Ceiling fan Sitting area with sofa Terrace Fully-equipped bathroom with hydromassage bath tub and separate shower, hair dryer and magnifying mirror Bathrobe and slippers VIP amenities Radio-alarm clock Flat screen satellite TV Coffee-making facilities Ironing set Pillow menu Umbrella 24 hour room service Minibar WiFi Other services Medical service (additional charge) Pharmacy (additional charge) Specialised service for organising weddings, incentive trips, events and anniversaries Personalised menus (for celiacs, diabetics, etc.) Available on request ... more   less 

Additional Information about Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection

Address: Crta. Arena Gorda - Macao, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana
Price Range: $259 - $609 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection 4*
Number of rooms: 570
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotwire, BP USA TRAVEL INC, Hotels.com, TravelUp, Expedia, Travelocity, BookIt.com, Cancelon, TripOnline SA, Evoline ltd, Cheap Tickets and getaroom.com so you can book your Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Gran Bahia Principe Esmeralda Hotel Punta Cana
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
#7 Family Hotel in Punta Cana
#25 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#26 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
#28 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection staff and other travellers.
946 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (946)

Questions? Get answers from Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“No rooms have oceanfront view. Pick a room based on proximity to places u wanna frequent (bars, pool, beach)”
tomklausing, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Building 90 is closest to Beach”
georgepye, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Choose villa 90 near the beach and pool.”
florbelad2017, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Building 90 is closest to the beach”
849maryt, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We like 3rd floor away from main lobby. but the resort is completely quiet at night between 1030-11 pm.”
Linda_123645, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
5 of 5