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Reviewed 29 August 2015

This is a huge property which is the only real downside. The beach is STUNNING......lots of lounge chairs and palapas for shade. Drink service on the beach. Lots of variety of food and drinks. Great entertainment. Esmeralda is closer to the beach than the other 3 properties which is a big bonus.

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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 our Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection as your holiday destination. For all our team, it is rewarding to read that we were able to meet your expectations with an enjoyable experience and a paradise beach. We would like to have the opportunity to welcome you once again and continue...

Porters Lake, Canada
Reviewed 29 August 2015

Just returned from our vacation. Went there with my wife and two kids (12 and 17). It was super, we were incredibly impressed about all aspects of it. We have only been to the Caribbean once before (a small resort in Negril, Jamaica) so we were comparing to that. The transfer to and from the airport was very good, relaxed...

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

Dear James, Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your recent stay at our hotel. We sincerely appreciate for mentioning our very good food, friendly staff, excellent maid service and high level of hygiene. We are proud to read that you were extremely impressed by the service you encountered, and to know that you recommend this...

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Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

We would like to give our many thanks to our Butler, Julio who made our stay really comfortable and luxury during our stay! We stayed in room 95007 which was near the small pool and the Buffet Restaurant Los Geranios. Buffet food was amazing at all complex restaurants and the staff is trying hard to meet high standards. My only...

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

Dear Guest, We thank you for taking the time of sharing your opinion with us which we will take in the highest consideration. Julio, will be happy to know that he made your stay really comfortable. It’s our sincere hope to have the opportunity to welcome you in the near future in any of our Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts...

Queens, New York
Reviewed 27 August 2015

We have stayed at the Grand Bahia three times, but this is the first time we stayed at La Esmeralda and I will always book at this hotel. The service was great and you get all the little extras when you stay at La Esmeralda. My daughter aged 5 went with us and she had a fantastic time at the...

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor and for highlighting our great service and facilities in your first visit to Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda. It is a really pleasure to know that you and your family have had a good vacation and that your kids loved our Water Park. It will be a pleasure to cater you...

Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewed 27 August 2015

My boyfriend and I celebrated our 5 year anniversary in the Esmerelda and it was magical. The beach was seaweed in the am but was quickly cleaned up by staff of the resort. The grounds were impeccable and the suite was gorgeous. For our anniversary they ran us a bath with flower pedals and a bottle of champagne. Couldn't have...

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

Dear Guest, We greatly appreciate that you have chosen our Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda for your fifth year anniversary destination. We feel proud to read that we have provided you an absolutely amazing celebration. Thank you for your comments and looking forward to welcoming you once again! Always at your disposal, Adriana Peguero Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort

Oakville, Canada
Reviewed 26 August 2015

We went for one week with 8 family and friends Good: Resort is very nice. Pools are great Complex and rooms were nice and clean Buffet food was fine. Items ordered to be cooked (i.e. omelette) were better Bella Italian food was very good Tekara - food was ok Service in general was good Front desk service - not helpful...

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Viancagraciano, customer service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We appreciate that you take the time to send us your comments and suggestions regarding your experience during your last stay with us. We are glad you find worth to mention our good a la carte restaurants, excellents services and all that you mentioned. In the reference to the seaweed, we would like to inform you that this...

Freeport, New York
Reviewed 25 August 2015

I just returned visited from Aug 12-19th family trip great time visited with my Children 16 and 11 my mother was very happy, very attentative... Rooms are amazing, great food, I loved the beach and the entertainment at night.. Francisco was great , Nicanor and Javier are great Bell Man great customer service... we where a group of 32 that...

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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 taking the time to share your experience, which gives us an opportunity to assess and evaluate our performance. Thank you very much for highlighting our excellent services, outstanding food, friendly and helpful staff, specially Nicanor and Javier. It is wonderful to know that you experienced a pleasant stay with us and...

Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Reviewed 24 August 2015

I had gone to Bahia Principe Esmeralda two years ago... Rooms were amazing, the service was outstanding, food was excellent however entertainment throughout the day and evening was lacking. When we returned this year, it was a very big change (for the better) when it came to entertainment. Fransisco, Carlo, Raymond and Luis definitely made every single day very exciting...

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Viancagraciano, customer service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Tanya, It is pleasure to read that you enjoyed an amazing time at our Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda. Thank you very much for highlighting our amazing rooms, excellent services, food and our helpful and friendly staff. I would like to welcome you once again to experience the hospitality of our people, the quality of our services and facilities. Always...

Stratford
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Just returned from a week at Bahia Esmeralda. We are a family of four with two children aged 7 and 9. Overall, a great trip. Everything was very good - pools, room, restaurants, service and entertainment. There is a problem with seaweed on the beach and in the ocean right now throughout the Caribbean (we experienced the same in Mayan...

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Viancagraciano, customer service at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Please rest assured that we have taken your suggestions into great consideration. We are glad to find out that there were some aspects you find worth to mention, especially our good staff service. It is a pleasure to read that your stay was a really enjoyable vacation. Thank you for your comments and looking forward to welcoming you...

Whitchurch-Stouffville, Canada
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

We visited the resort from Aug 12-19. We decided to stay at this resort for our renewal of vows. There were 30 people in our group. Check in was kind of chaotic since they were all trying to check in all 30 of us at the same time. No system in place. Before arriving, I have requested that they put...

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Dear Joanne, We thank you for taking the time of sharing your opinion with others on TripAdvisor which we will take in the highest consideration. It is through communications of this nature that our customers give us an opportunity to assess and evaluate our performance. We regret not having been able to achieve our main objective with you, which is...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • 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
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#4 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
#7 Family Hotel in Punta Cana
#26 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#27 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
#30 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
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“Our room is not listed as ocean view but we could see,smell and hear it. Fantastic.”
 of 5 bubbles heidia358, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“probably advise ground floor, tho we had a great pool and garden view from second floor . No lift”
 of 5 bubbles nickw331, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“either building 90 or 91”
 of 5 bubbles CAH30, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Higher floor will be less noisy as less guests pass through that area. Hallways are noisy”
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“ask for top floor with pool view unless you have trouble with stairs”
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