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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2015

I have just had the most wonderful holiday in Esmeralda, Punta Cana. I stayed there from the 15th to 28th August. I highly recommend staying in this resort as everything is absolutely perfect which is all due to the most wonderful staff in the Hotel. I personally appreciate everyone’s friendliness and kindness throughout my whole stay. I had so much...

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

Dear Guest, For all our Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda team is great to read that they provided a wonderful hospitality experience. With your great comments all staff, will be motivated to keep working hard to create wonderful experiences to our clients. We would like to have the opportunity to welcome you once again to experience the hospitality of our people,...

san antonio
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

I spent a lot of time researching where to stay in punta Cana Dom republic and settled on the Esmeralda hotel. I kept notes on my observations. The staff were nice and friendly. Dominicans are good natured and industrious so that was a major plus. The food was great. Good variety on the buffets but had to constantly ask for...

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

Dear Tom, We would like to thank you for comments us and for mentioning our helpful staff, gastronomic variety on the buffets, nice beach and good Presidente beer. We would like to have the opportunity to welcome you once again at Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro to experience the hospitality of our people, the quality of our services and facilities. Kindest...

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Our vacation started off terribly. We arrived on a later flight and the front desk could not find our reservation even though I had the print out. We spent hours at the front desk with no water or food offered. They wouldn't give us our bracelets to use while they figured out what had happened. We got bit by tons...

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

Dear Guest, We would like to extend our most sincere apologies for any inconveniences or difficulties you may have experienced during your stay. We regret not having been able to achieve our main objective with you, which is our guests´ entire satisfaction. Always at your disposal, Adriana Peguero Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort

Merseyside
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

If you want sheer luxury, in an amazing location with beautiful surroundings and professional, friendly staff look no further. This hotel is beautifully designed and the layout lends itself to luxury, relaxation and very high quality and standards. Staff are all very smiley, happy and friends and always willing to help, everything is 'my pleasure' and 'no problem' and they...

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

Dear Guest, 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 staff at our Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection. We are already looking forward to welcoming you once...

Hialeah, Florida
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

Beautiful hotel, nice and clean rooms, service a+, the only thing that I didnt like about the Hotel was that: the night entertainment or shows were always either at the punta Cana or at Pueblito Principe. Pueblito principe was not that bad, but at the Punta cana were a lot of people. And in order to see the show at...

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

Dear Guest, We greatly appreciate all your comments, which have been taken in the highest consideration. It is a pleasure to know that during your visit to Punta Cana your trip went very well. Regards from the entire team working at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda! Adriana Peguero Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort

New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

Went to Punta Cana with my boyfriend for 5 days and stayed at Grand Bahia Esmeralda. Overall, it was a great value for what it's priced. Here are a couple of points from our trip: - The staff overall was so fantastic! They really cared about how our stay was going and went above and beyond to make sure we...

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

Dear Fanni, It is rewarding to know that all our team working goes above and beyond to make you feel welcomed and pampered. Victor and Hector, will be happy to know with their service, they contributed in creating you an outstanding experience. We hope to welcome you soon and provide you once again a very comfortable stay. Kind regards, Adriana...

Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

I visited DR in july ( 1-10 ) with my family ( two kids 10 and 15 ) for the second time.The resort was very nice.I spent there a great time and i want to came back. Good point : frendly hotel crew, food, fruits, beverages, enterteiment. ...... Bad point : too little long chair at pool, noise people and...

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

Dear Guest, We greatly appreciate that you have chosen for second time our Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda as your family holiday destination. It is a pleasure to read that you enjoyed a great experience with us. Thank you for your comments and looking forward to welcoming you once again! Kind regards, Adriana Peguero Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 31 August 2015

I just came back from 1 week vacation at GBP Esmeralda (Aug 21-28). This was our second visit to this hotel and we still love it. Most of my previous review still is valid, here I am adding just new points. Transfers We flew with AirTransat from Toronto. Plane landed 4:50pm, we were first at the bus (included transfers) at...

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

Dear Guest, We would like to thank you for recommending us. It is a pleasure to read that in your second visit to our Resort is still a wonderful place and you have had a great vacation. We really appreciate that you value our efforts to keep the beach clean of seaweed. We would like to cater you once again...

Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 30 August 2015

I visited Dominican Republic in July with my family. This was my first visit at a Luxury Bahia Principe resort. The resort was very nice with some of the best kept grounds of any resort that I have ever visited. A lot of work is put into keeping this resort immaculate. The presentation here is nothing short of amazing. The...

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

Dear Guest, We greatly appreciate all your comments, which have been taken in the highest consideration. It is a pleasure to know that during your first visit to Dominican Republic your trip went great. We would love to cater you once again at our Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda, so you can enjoy the beautiful facilities and all of our services....

england
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Just returned from an absolutely excellent 2 week holiday - yes a lot of the reviews are right with a few complaints but unfortunately the hotel can not help how hot the country is or can they help the fact that some days there is seaweed on the beach, they work very hard in trying to get rid of it...

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

Dear Guest, We are pleased to know that you had an excellent 2 weeks holiday at our Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda. All the staff, will be very happy to know that, with their natural warm and hospitality that characterize them, they contributed in creating you an outstanding experience. Please be assured that your wonderful comments will be forwarded to them....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Tennis Court
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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: $264 - $606 (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
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
#7 Family Hotel in Punta Cana
#25 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#27 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
#29 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
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“top floors are best for silence and better air flow”
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“Our room is not listed as ocean view but we could see,smell and hear it. Fantastic.”
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“probably advise ground floor, tho we had a great pool and garden view from second floor . No lift”
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“either building 90 or 91”
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“Higher floor will be less noisy as less guests pass through that area. Hallways are noisy”
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