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Grand Bahia Principe Coba

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 September 2013

We arrived at cancun airport after a 9 hour flight and were left standing for an hour before our transfer transport arrived, not a good start,when we did arrive at the complex we were taken to the wrong check in desk and had to be taken to the right one, once allocated a room which was on the top floor...

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Tripadvisor user, We would like to thank you for sharing your review regarding your stay at our hotel. It is very pleasant that you had enjoyed our facilities and the helpfulness of our staff during our patriotic holidays. Please, rest assured that the areas of opportunity which you described have been reviewed by our management team so that they...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 22 September 2013

Stayed for one week in August for a wedding. Found the staff to be always pleasant and hard working. My room was kept clean, always restocked with water. Plenty of food and beverage choices, though many options are deep fried or full of salt. Great beach with shallow water and plenty of chairs and umbrellas. Pools kept clean. Evening entertainment...

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Tripadvisor user, It is very amiable of you to take part of your valuable time to share your experience in Gran Bahía Príncipe Coba. Your comments are really important because they help us to learn the needs of our guests. We are contented to read that you enjoyed the helpfulness of the staff. It will be an honor to...

Gibraltar
Reviewed 22 September 2013

The hotel comprises of 3 hotels which covers a large area of ground. A shuttle service runs non stop to and from hotels, but when the hotels are up to capacity you can imagine what this is like, queues, cramped shuttles, arriving late at the themed restaurants dinners (which you have to book early in adcance as they get filled...

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Tripadvisor user, It is a pleasure to read your review regarding your stay with us. We are also happy that you enjoyed our facilities. Thank you very much for your comments. They are the best tool to learn and improve. Your suggestions are more than welcome. We inform you that we have reviewed them with the management of the...

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2013

Myself and boyfriend stayed at the Coba resort for 10 nights in August, when we arrived it was around 10:30 pm and the receptionist did not give us a warm welcome to this massive resort. Her attitude was the worst i have ever experienced, and on her badge it stated "trainee" so no hope there. She told us to leave...

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Dear Lauren, Thank you very much for choosing Grand Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts. We appreciate that you shared your valuable comments about your stay with us. We are pleased to read that you enjoyed your time with us. Our aim is to make our guests feel comfortable. Regarding the issues described please, rest assured that your observations are very...

Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 19 September 2013

This is going to be a somewhat lengthy review of Mexico Gran Bahia Principe. I will break it down into several sections for easier reading. I will go through the different resorts, excursions, then the Privilege club itself. Brief Summary of my trip: I went to Coba, Gran Bahia Principe in Riviera Maya, Mexico through the Privilege Club (I am...

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PrivilegeClub, Manager at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear bboysushi, On behalf of the Bahia Principe Privilege Club, we want to take our time to thank you for posting such wonderful review about your overall experience at Grand Bahia Principe Coba. We are thrilled to know you found the resort to your liking and to learn that your membership benefits represented an extra value for your vacations at...

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 19 September 2013

We had vacation at Gran Bahia Principe Riviera Maya Coba from September 8 to September 15, 2013. It was our 18th times visit the complex. Resort is excellent: extremely clean, the food is good, variety of drinks is relatively large, all staff is very friendly and very well trained. Resort is very large, but the transportation is organized extremely well....

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Shneiders family, Thank you very much for sharing your experience and showing us your appreciation. We are very happy to read the comments of our frequent guests. It is the best reward we can receive. It is a delight to read that you were pleased with the facilities, the hospitality of all our staff and overall, we made you...

Reviewed 19 September 2013

I have just returned from a two week Honeymoon at the Coba hotel. Firstly we arrived at the Gran Bahia Principie "Tulum" we arrived one hour before anyone else from our Thomas Cook Plane because we used the excellent private transfer service of Resort Hopper, who were very quick efficient and helpful. When we arrived we were greeted at check...

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Lisa, We would like to thank you for choosing us to celebrate such a special holiday. We appreciate all your comments about your stay since they are the helpful to know the areas where we have to work harder. It is delightful that you had a great holiday and you and your family enjoyed your time here. In the...

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 17 September 2013

So much to do and places to visit.. We really enjoy our stay..Highly recommend ..the beach is great.. The kids pool , slide are great.. Excellent food.. We enjoy the ala cart..just a little far from the airport ... Almost 2 hours in the bus.. Fun ride our bus entertainer Christian is so funny..

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Tripadvisor user, It is grateful reading that your holidays were amazing at Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts. Thank you for the review about your stay with us. It is wonderful that you could enjoy all the facilities we have here. Our main goal is to satisfy our guests with the hotel atmosphere. We are glad we fulfilled your expectations...

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 17 September 2013

My boyfriend and I spend a week at Gran Bahia Principe Coba in May. They are lucky I waited this long to write my review- if I had done it right away, it would have been 3 stars. Looking back a few months later, the good stands out more than the bad, though if there was a half star choice...

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Arielle, We are grateful that you shared your experience with us and your detail review. Your comments are very valuable. We are very grateful that you had chosen our resort to spend your holidays; it is also a delight to know that you enjoyed our beautiful facilities. Regarding the suggestions about the safe, we would like to comment you...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 September 2013

Before I went on holiday to Mexico (GDP) I read trip advisor regularly to see what type of reviews the resort was getting. DO NOT believe everything you read on here positives and negatives. Also remember that everyone is subjective and one bad thing that may happen to one person on holiday can affect how they view the whole holiday,...

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Dear Tripadvisor user. First of all we would like to thank you for expressing your opinion about your stay at Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts. It is a pleasure to read that you had fun during your holidays. We are very happy that you had spent your time with us. It was a pleasure to have hosted you. We will...

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Golf Course
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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Facilities and services 2 lake-style pools 3 Jacuzzis Large sun terrace and gardens with sun umbrellas and loungers Pool and beach towel service BAHIA SPA (additional charge) Sports facilities: gym, 5 tennis courts, basketball court, bicycles Motorised sports (additional charge) Water activity centre Entertainment amphitheatre WiFi access in the lobby (1h per day free of charge) Buffet restaurant 4 a la carte restaurants 8 Bars 2 Snack bar 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 1080 rooms including 4 types: Superior Junior Suite, Club Golden Junior Suite, Family Junior Suite and Master Family Suite. Room facilities: Two full size beds or a king size bed Sitting area with sofa Fully-equipped bathroom with hydromassage bath tub, shower, wash basin, magnifying mirror and hair dryer Bathroom amenities Balcony or terrace Air conditioning Ceiling fan Telephone Radio alarm clock Flat screen satellite TV Mini-bar Coffee-making facilities Safe (additional charge) Ironing set Terrace Wifi Family Junior Suites and Master Family Suites the perfect choice for families, including: All the facilities and services of a Junior Suite Bathrobes and slippers for all the family for use during your stay Children's bath kit Welcome basket with sweets Mini-bar with juices, shakes, milk and soft drinks for children Two fully independent connecting rooms (Master Family Suites) Club Golden Junior Suites Children Bahia Scouts Children can enjoy a range of specially-tailored facilities: Children's pool Mini Club with daytime activities Evening Mini Disco Bahia Scouts Water Park Teen's Club (11 - 16 years) Baby Station Other services On-site miniature railway providing access to all facilities 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 

Additional Information about Grand Bahia Principe Coba

Address: Carretera Chetumal - Cancun Km 250, Akumal 77760, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Akumal
Price Range: $210 - $438 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Grand Bahia Principe Coba 3.5*
Number of rooms: 1080
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Also Known As:
Gran Bahia Principe Coba Akumal
Hotel Gran Bahia Principe
Bahia Principe Coba Mexico
Gran Bahia Coba
Gran Bahia Principe Resort Coba
Gran Bahia Principe Coba Hotel
Gran Principe
Gran Bahia Principe Mexico
Bahia Coba
Grand Bahia Principe Coba Riviera Maya/Akumal, Mexico
Hotel Style:
#7 Family Hotel in Akumal
#8 Romantic Hotel in Akumal
#9 Spa Hotel in Akumal
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Akumal
#9 Top resorts Hotel in Akumal
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“We were on a second floor, it would have been nice too if they had hand rails at the villas.”
 of 5 bubbles kevinw22, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“unit 21 is very close to main buffet, kids waterpark and the kids club!”
 of 5 bubbles LucyS969, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Go to Tulum”
 of 5 bubbles 358shannonm, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Block 28 is close to 24hr snack bar and pools”
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