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Grand Bahia Principe Tulum

#11 of 23 Hotels in Akumal
Certificate of Excellence
06/06/2017 07/06/2017
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Altoona, Wisconsin
Reviewed 30 June 2014

This resort was a blast! I would stay here again. The food was standard buffet food but it was edible and no one got sick. The rooms where well kept. The beach and pools were excellent. We did everything we could. Snorkeling, fishing, diving, kayaking, parasailing, etc. This place is HUGE. Lots of walking...So be prepared! My calves hurt for...

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RRPPTULUM, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum, responded to this review

Dear Tony, We feel so happy to read that you and your family enjoyed your stay with us! It really makes us happy to know that you and your family had enjoyed our entire complex and that you had a great time. We all are looking forward to welcome you, your family and your friends for your next visit at...

London
Reviewed 30 June 2014

We visited Grand Bahia Principe Tulum in from 29 May to 12 of June . We had 14 days in paradise. The first 4 days it rained continuously heavily, first 2 days we just spent them on the bar or buffet but after we realised that we can go visit so many places, so we booked half a day jungle...

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RRPPTULUM, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum, responded to this review

Dear Anna, Thank you for your recent visit and for taking the time to write a review! We appreciate your kind words regarding the staff and our facilities around our complex. We do have an exceptional team at the Resort and everyone takes pride in making sure that all of our guests are well looked after. As well thank for...

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Reviewed 28 June 2014

just spent 2 amazing weeks here and i must say it is the cleanest & nicest hotel i have ever stayed in anywhere, and i travel regularly, the hotel is just so huge, you dont feel hemmed in at all if you want a change of scene just jump on a "bus" and head where ever you want in anyone...

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RRPPTULUM, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum, responded to this review

Dear Carol, We are really happy to know that you enjoy our Hotel and the facilities of the three Resorts. Thank you for choosing us for your vacations and for your feedback! Our main goal is to offer a great service and always be there to help our guest for any inconvenience that they might have during their stay, thank...

Reviewed 28 June 2014

The Grand Bahia Principi Tulum, Big resort, it is a beautiful Hotel. Grounds were beautiful and well taken care of, the food was very good, in the buffet's and at the restaurant's, our favorite was the Japanese. Being Italian, the Italian restaurant's couldn't compare to our authentic italian cuisine, but that's just me being picky. The rooms were very nice,...

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RRPPTULUM, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum, responded to this review

Dear Mary, We feel much honored to read your kind review of your visit to our Hotel and the special that this has been! We appreciate that you took the time to specify the highlights of your trip: nice rooms, delicious and varied food; friendly and efficient staff and relaxing beach. We hope that you will not hesitate in returning...

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 28 June 2014

It is a very nice resort. The grounds were beautiful, well kept and room cleaning is excellent. Nice and big room. The staff was nice. The food was amazing, different choices everyday. The beach was at least a mile long, clean and beautiful. The staff work so hard to keep everything so beautifull. The only thing missing is the mexican...

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RRPPTULUM, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum, responded to this review

Dear TripAdvisor member, Thank you for your kind review which you have shared with other travelers. We appreciate that you took the time to remember us. As we love to receive the positive comments, we also are taking notes about the things that we can improve and make it better for our guests. It would be our pleasure to host...

Halifax, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 June 2014

the place is so nice & its atmosphere is so relaxed, the people are so polite & helpful, you should go see for yourself , I will be returning to this lovely place. it is a quality hotel & value for money.

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RRPPTULUM, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum, responded to this review

Dear Daniel, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a great review. I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed it. Please come back and make it a tradition holiday at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum. At this time we wish you all the best, Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts, enjoy playing golf at our hotels...

Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 June 2014

Hotel is amazing, very well looked after. Food is amazing, different choices everyday. The best excursion you could do is the jungle buggies....absolutely breathtakingly amazing. This is a 5* resort and it sure does feel like it! A once in a lifetime holiday!!!

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RRPPTULUM, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are thrilled that you enjoyed our Hotel so much. Thank you so much for writing a review. We will very glad if you give us the opportunity to host you again in the near future! Have a wonderful day, Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts, enjoy playing golf at our hotels on the Mayan Riviera. Wendy García Grand...

Springfield, Missouri
Reviewed 26 June 2014

My husband and I stayed here for a week, June 18-25th at the Hacienda Tulum, in a junior suite. We travelled with friends who stayed in the Coba Golden section. The Tulum junior suites were dated and the size was small, more like a hotel room with a space for a couch. The Coba Golden section rooms were large, luxurious...

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RRPPTULUM, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum, responded to this review

Dear Kim, First of all thank you very much for staying at our Hotel and taking the time to write your impressions and suggestions, to improve the service we are offering. It is our priority to provide excellent customer service throughout the entire stay and be ensured we will be discussing your concerns with all the responsible department officers to...

Massama, Portugal
Reviewed 26 June 2014

Nice location, nice food, nice staff - overal facilities excellent. Big rooms with king size beds (the bathroom need some repairing). The Tulum is one of the 3 hotels in the Gran Bahia Principe resort and probably is the best located just in front of the beach. The Akumal is also in front of the beach but the beach is...

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RRPPTULUM, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum, responded to this review

Dear Victor, Thank you for sharing your experience with us and with the community here on TripAdvisor! Feedback is essential in order to keep improving our standards and services from day to day. We appreciate your effort and your time and it honors us to read that you enjoyed your stay with us here at the beautiful Riviera Maya. Looking...

Farnborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 June 2014

3 blissful hot n humid weeks with every needtaken care of. If I had to pick one thing that could be better then it would be the coffee and tea. So much to do on the resort from Casino/ night club to gourmet dining. Wild life conservation and an eco conscience. When it rains watch out for the mossies they...

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RRPPTULUM, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum, responded to this review

Dear Jan, I am truly glad to hear that you have enjoyed so much your stay at our Resort. I will certainly look into your suggestion about the coffee and tea. I am glad that you enjoy all our activities around the three Hotels. We look forward to the opportunity to welcome you back to paradise and sunkissed beaches! Wish...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Room Service
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  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
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Facilities and services 3 pools (including 2 with Jacuzzi for relaxation) 1 Jacuzzi Large sun terrace with loungers and sun umbrellas BAHIA SPA (additional charge) Sports facilities: gym, 5 tennis courts, bicycles Motorised sports (additional charge) Water activity and scuba diving centre Entertainment amphitheatres WiFi access in the lobby (1 h per day free of charge) and in rooms additional charge) 1 buffet restaurant 3 a la carte restaurants 6 Bars Snack-Bar Wedding gazebo Dolphinarium (additional charge) 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 978 rooms including 4 types: Superior, Superior Junior Suite, Superior Club Hacienda and Club Hacienda Junior Suite. The Junior Suites are larger than the Superior rooms. Room facilities: King size bed (Superior Junior Suites) or 2 full size beds Sitting area (Superior Junior Suites) Fully-equipped bathroom: shower, wash basin, magnifying mirror and hair dryer Hydromassage bath tub (Superior Junior Suites) Bathroom amenities Balcony or terrace Air conditioning Ceiling fan Telephone Radio alarm clock Flat screen satellite TV Mini-bar (included) Coffee-making facilities Safe (additional charge) Ironing set WiFi (additional charge) Club Hacienda rooms (See page 18, Club Golden, Club Hacienda) Children Bahia Scouts Children can enjoy a range of specially-tailored facilities: Children's pool Mini Club with activities for children aged 4 to 12 Evening Mini Disco Bahia Scouts Water Park Other services On-site miniature railway providing access to all facilities 24 hour 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 

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Address: Carretera Chetumal Benito Juarez, km 250 | Local B, Akumal 77760, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Akumal
Price Range: $234 - $567 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Grand Bahia Principe Tulum 3.5*
Number of rooms: 978
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Also Known As:
Bahia Principe Tulum
Tulum Bahia Principe
Gran Bahia Tulum
Gran Bahia Principe Tulum Akumal
Gran Bahia Principe Hotel
Gran Bahia Principe Riviera Maya
Gran Principe Tulum
Gran Bahia Principe Mayan Riviera Resort
Gran Bahia Principe Mexico
Grand Bahia Principe Tulum Riviera Maya/Akumal, Mexico
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#6 Family Hotel in Akumal
#7 Romantic Hotel in Akumal
#8 Top resorts Hotel in Akumal
#9 Spa Hotel in Akumal
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Akumal
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“Ask your travel agent (if you're going through a company) to request an oceanview room.”
strot, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“We were in room 2226 which had a lovely view of the ocean and pool.”
ThurmanHofF, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“1212 is best room but loud as 2am bar is right near it”
Bockmaster, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“Avoid Rm 3506 - possible bed bugs. Rm 3803 had a defective air conditioner and smelled moldy.”
Scrapchick2, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“Top Floor, Villa #1, Ocean view, Room # 0125, Great AC”
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