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Truro, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was our first trip to DR, beautiful resort and beautiful people . Was not sure what to expect and it was beyond what I expected. The reason I chose this resort was adults only and closeness to beach , I am hoping it will be adults only every year between January and April as I would return . The...

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AdrianaPeguero, Customer Service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Janet, Please allow us to reassure that we are extremely proud to know that we exceed your expectations during your first visit to Dominican Republic and to know that you loved your experience in our Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda. Looking forward to seeing you soon in this tropical paradise! Regards from Punta Cana! Adriana Peguero Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort

Palatine, Illinois
Reviewed 6 days ago 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...

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AdrianaPeguero, Customer Service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Tom, We greatly appreciate that you have chosen our Luxury Bahia Principe Ambar Green Don Pablo Collection for spent your vacation in the carribean. We are happy to hear that you had a fabulous trip and to read that you are considering repeating this experience. Please feel free to contact us directly once you have your next booking confirmation,...

Mount Pearl, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago 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!!

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AdrianaPeguero, Customer Service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear George, Our butler Julisa, will be motivated with such wonderful comments and to know that her effort and dedication is so well appreciated. We wish to see you back soon in our Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda and provide you another lovely holiday in paradise. Always at your disposal, Adriana Peguero Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort

Reviewed 6 days ago 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...

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AdrianaPeguero, Customer Service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Florbela, Thank you for your recent review and for highlighting the good aspects, such as fabulous grounds, fabulous food, lovely rooms, very helpful staff, and lovely beach. It is a pleasure for all of us to hear that we were able to fulfill your expectations. Rest assured that for all of us it will be an honor to host...

Halifax
Reviewed 6 days ago 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...

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AdrianaPeguero, Customer Service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Sandy, Posts such as yours delight us and gives us confidence to keep working hard to satisfy our customers and improve our service. It is wonderful to know that you enjoyed such an amazing stay with brilliant treatment from our a la cart staff at our Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection. We are already looking forward to...

Reviewed 1 week 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....

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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 1 week 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!

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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 1 week ago via 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...

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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 1 week ago

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...

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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 1 week ago

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!...

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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...

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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: $253 - $612 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection 4*
Number of rooms: 570
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Also Known As:
Gran Bahia Principe Esmeralda Hotel Punta Cana
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#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
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“Room blocks next to Fantasia are extremely quiet.”
bevpett, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the pool are nice. Higher floors have less traffic and quieter.”
B3361WZdawnk, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Loved having a room overlooking the pool. Upper room is more private. No problem with noise as pool closes early eve.”
joyinthemorning, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Villas 90, 91, 92 close to beach.”
odettes675, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Building 93 faced the smaller pool and was close to buffet restaurant. It was quiet at night”
J5667NApamelac, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
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