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Grand Bahia Principe Coba

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Edmonton, Canada
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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2013

Exceptional resort, if your lucky to sit in Jesus's section at breakfast, he is simply wonderful! He always remembered what my husband liked in the morning. He also brought us a few selections that he thought we might like. He made us feel like we were part of his family. The Al a Carte restaurants that we went to we... More 

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

Dear Lorilynde, We are grateful that you choose of the first time Grand Bahia Principe Coba for your last visit to the Mexican Caribbean. It is very kind of you share your experience, tips and picture with the TripAdvisor Community. It make us very happy to know that you enjoyed our facilities, the wildlife around, but particularly the great service... More 

Dartmouth, Canada
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12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2013

My wife and I are just back from our 9th stay at Bahia Principe Coba in the past eight years. This time our stay was for the first two weeks of April. Having tried other resorts, Coba remains our favourite by far. While many resorts have beautifully landscaped properties and very nice rooms - and Coba does – what makes... More 

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8 Thank Tom M
RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Tom, Your preference for Grand Bahia Principe Coba over others makes us feel proud of our teamwork, but especially of those who comprise it, as they are who make possible for our guests have an unforgettable holiday. We are pleased that during your stay there were those that put a plus so that you had an amazing time,... More 

Moncton, Canada
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17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2013

The grounds, the beach, the friendliness of the staff were all outstanding. Would go back in a heartbeat. The food was great at the buffet and the a la carte restaurants were fantastic The only sad moment was coming home. Next time, I want to stay for two weeks.

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

Dear liselandry, We are very happy that you and your family have an excellent time here in the Grand Bahia Principe Coba, it is an honor to know that we fulfill your expectations, we will transfer you nice words to all the members of our great team, thank you very much for taking part of you time to post your... More 

Edmundston, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2013

My girl freind and I felt like we were home.It was a relaxing 7 days.The personel was works very hard to make the people welcome and the restaurants were excellent.All our needs are there.We were spoiled.We should have a 10 days instead of 7 days. Thank you Mexico.

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

Dear gillesbel, Thank you for take part of your time to post your experience, here in Tripadvisor, we are very happy to know that we approach your expectations of having a relaxing and spoiled holiday, it make us proud of our team work that you mention that you feel like at home. It will be a pleasure to transmit your... More 

Candiac, Canada
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15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2013

Just coming back from a week with our customers. Just a great resort. The staff is very nice, installations are great, beach is nice, rooms are clean. In fact, We are going back with the family in 2 months. The down side, people reserve chairs at 6 o'clock a.m. making it hard to find some. Buffet needs more variety.. Besides... More 

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

Dear Paul, We are very content to know that you choose Grand Bahia Principe Coba for your business trip, it is an honor for us that you decide to bring your family with you for a family holidays. Comments like yours help us to improve and reinforce the quality of our services, it will be a pleasure to share your... More 

Ashland, Oregon
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2013

We booked about 2 months in advance (thru Expedia) for a room at the Gran Bahia, during the busy spring break season (end of March-Beginning of April, 2013), specifically to be near activities in the Akumal & Tulum area. Then 4 days before our departure (when there were NO other all-inclusive options available) they notify us that they are over-booked... More 

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

Dear Mr. Nate, On behalf of the General Management of the Grand Bahia Principe Coba and all the staff members, receive our most sincerest apologizes, we are working really hard in coordination with our cooperative to prevent that this unique event from happening again. We would like to have a second opportunity, please do not hesitate before your arrival, it... More 

Montreal, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2013

My wife and I had a wonderful time at this place. We really enjoyed the nice and perfect service of Rene Y Lauriano at the wetbar... he's smiley, he like joking and treat every people with respect. We absolutely enjoyed our dinner at Le Gourmet. The meals was very good and Ànastacio, the manager was very professionnal. He lead the... More 

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

Dear Patrick, We are delighted to read that you had an excellent holiday here in the Grand Bahia Principe Coba. Rene, Lauriano and Anastacio will be very happy to hear that you remember them and that you were pleased with their services. We will be honored to welcome you back here in your new home in the Riviera Maya. Truly... More 

Loveland, Colorado
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2013

The staff was great and had excellent coustomer service. Jeorge at the Premier Reception was very helpful and made our stay very pleasant. The resort is beautiful and very expansive. the beaches & pools were the main attraction for our fmaily and every thing was eceptionaly clean. The food and drinks meet and exceed our expecatations. We will be back... More 

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2 Thank Jason M
RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Jason, First of all we would like to thank you for choosing Grand Bahia Principe Coba for your holidays in the Riviera Maya. We are very content to know that you have an excellent time and that we approach your expectations. We will share you nice review with all the member of our staff but particularly Jorge at the... More 

Tortona, Italy
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51 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2013

Wow folks, this is a very good place, a very hi-quality hotel. And I've seen some :) Food, drinks, rooms, pools, beaches..are excellent. Nothing to say, just try! Price is really low. Just out of the village you can catch the collectivos, small public buses that will take you wherever you want, spending few bucks. Inside the village there are... More 

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

Dear Marco, We really appreciate that you share with us your nice appreciation and pictures about your stay during February in our Resort. For the Grand Bahia Principe Coba crew, one of the most important aims is to make our guest have an incredible vacations we are content to know that with you we approach this objective. We are sorry... More 

Antigonish, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2013

Very clean resort, very large, lots of entertainment and things to do. room- clean and spacious, beds a bit small and firm, just not home, right? food-lots of variety, everyone should find something to eat beach-nice pool-could have been more pool chairs If you have young children, nice water feature to keep them very happy They have trolleys for getting... More 

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

Dear Mary, We would like to thank you for sharing your nice comments about your recent stay here in the Grand Bahia Principe Coba, It is a pleasure that you enjoyed our clean facilities, beautiful grounds and the hospitality of our staff. It would be an honor for us that you return to visit us here at the Riviera Maya.... More 

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Golf Course
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  • Minibar
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
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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 7 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 

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Address: Carretera Chetumal - Cancun Km 250, Akumal 77760, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Akumal
Price Range: $217 - $573 (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
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#7 Family Hotel in Akumal
#8 Spa Hotel in Akumal
#8 Romantic Hotel in Akumal
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“Do you like the beach or, being near the pools? Choose accordingly as far as where the room is in relation to where you will be.”
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“We emailed 2 weeks before we went and asked for a room on the 3rd floor near the pool and that's what we got.”
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“superior junior suite”
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“Get your dinner reservations in as soon as you check in. They fill up fast and many could not even get in for their 4 in seven days.”
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