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Grand Bahia Principe Coba

#12 of 23 Hotels in Akumal
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05/06/2017 06/06/2017
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Waukesha, Wisconsin
Reviewed 7 August 2013

where to start, rooms are dirty, Coba is not on the beach! you have to fight with everyone to get on shuttle to go to your room, the lobby or the beach....very hectic, food made me sick...just don't go there! Bad place for a honeymoon, drinks are watered down...employees rude...

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

Dear Tripadvisor user, First of all we would like to thank yo for the time you took to share your opinion. We are truly sorry we could not fulfill your expectations. Rest asurred that we will review your comments with our departments to improve where it is necessary. Cordially, Nayma S. Amabiles Grand Bahia Principe Coba

Reviewed 7 August 2013 via mobile

Spent a week at this resort with a 7 month baby and it was fantastic! The grounds are well kept and the service was great. The resort itself is huge and "Coba" is not located on the beach, but they have a great transport system to get around. The food is great and could never starve-there's something for everyone. The...

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

Dear Tripadvisor user, Hearty thanks to you for sharing your experience and showing us your appreciation. Your kind comments are the best reward we can receive. We are delighted to read that you were pleased with the facilities, especially that your kids could enjoy the waterpark and the mini club, which were especially created for them to enjoy their stay....

Newmarket, Canada
Reviewed 7 August 2013

Just returned from 1 week at Coba. Hotel is beautiful. Grounds are beautiful, clean and well kept. Pools are huge and beautiful and clean. It is a bit far from the beach if you do not like to walk, however shuttles were very frequent and we never waited longer than 5-10 minutes. We never did without pool towels or room...

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

Dear Tripadvisor user, We appreciate the fact that you have shared your comments about Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts. It is really rewarding to read your positive comments and that you enjoyed the facilities we offer and friendliness of our staff, and also that you had an awesome time Knowing that our little guests had beautiful holidays makes us feel...

Edmonton
Reviewed 6 August 2013

Just spent a week at Gran Bahia Coba, July 20-27th. Had an awesome vacation. Mostly great things to say but a couple words to the wise. I will start with some of the "Not so good" 1. Cancun airport is a long way from the hotel. They might tell you its only an hour but that would be if you...

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

Dear Tripadvisor user, Thank you very much for your beautiful comments and for choosing Grand Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts. We really appreciate that you have taken time to share some kind comments about your stay with us. Reading that you enjoyed the food, the beaches and all our facilities, it is very rewarding. Knowing you felt comfortable, make us...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 August 2013

recently stayed at grand Bahia principe coba for 2 weeks its got to be the best hotel iv.e stayed at so far can not fault it in any way the hotel resort was spotless the rooms are very clean beaches were unspoilt and what made it for me has got to be the staff for 2 weeks I felt like...

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

Dea Michael, Thank you very much for your aimable review about your stay at Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts. Your comments make us feel proud of our job. They show us that we are doing things right. We would like to host and assit you again. Cordially, Nayma S. Amabiles Grand Bahia Principa Coba

Cincinnati, OH
Reviewed 5 August 2013

We recently spent a week at the Gran Bahia Principe Coba in Mexico (July 27-Aug. 3, 2013). This resort is part of a larger Gran Bahia Principe complex which includes Tulum, Akumal and Sian Kaan. It is about 100km from the Cancun Airport so once you get there you are unlikely to go back to Cancun for nightlife or shopping....

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

Dear Tripadvisor user, First of all we would like to let you know that we really appreciate that you decide to visit the Grand Bahia Principe Coba. It is kind of you to take your valuable time to share your opinions about your stay with us. We are delighted that you have spent your holidays with us. It is an...

Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 August 2013

I'll start with a few tips. Make sure you take at least $50 in one dollar bills for tips. Make sure you take a high deet Mosquito repellent but also bite spray (even with the repellent you will get bitten) You need to take 820 peso's or £50 cash per person for the departure "tax" payable at the airport when...

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

Dear Tripadvisor user, What a pleasure to read the comments of our guests. Thank you very much for sharing your experience and showing us your appreciation. Your kind comments are the best reward we can receive. It is wonderful to read that you were pleased with the facilities, the friendliness of all our staff, especially Florentina. She will be more...

swansea
Reviewed 4 August 2013

We stayed at the GBP Coba between 6th Juy and 21th July and we are members of the Privilege club - and what a differance we had. Transport We was picked up by private transfers at the airport and while everybody was being crammed onto packed coaches we had a huge taxi with A/C and was met with a cool...

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

Dear Htc77, On behalf of the Bahia Principe Privilege Club, we want to thank you for taking the time to write such detailed review about your experience as a Privilege Club member and of your recent vacations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba. We are thrilled to learn you found the resort well taken care of and that you enjoyed the...

Airdrie, Canada
Reviewed 4 August 2013

Cancun airport When you arrive clear customs and see your tour operator to your transportation. Do NOT stop at those booths advertising excursions etc, they are generally time shares. Grand Bahia Resort The resort is huge! I liked that because even though the hotel was at capacity the pools were not too packed with people. The food was as expected,...

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

Dear Dear Tripadvisor user, First of all we would like to thank you for your nice comments and for trusting us. It is a pleasure to know that we fulfilled your expectations. Your feedback makes us feel proud of our job. It would be a pleasure to welcoming you back again. The kindest regards, Nayma S. Amabiles Grand Bahia Pirncipe...

the heart of america
Reviewed 4 August 2013

Travel Dates July 29 - August 3 Check-In We arrived at 1:15 and were informed check-in was not until 3pm. This wasn't a big deal because we had a special room request (we wanted to be in buildings 1-5) they were accommodating. We used the extra time to grab a bite to eat and schedule our 2 a la carte...

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Dear Tripadvisor user; Thank you for sharing your experience with us and your detailed review. Your valuable comments are helpful to learn and improve. We are very grateful that you had chosen our resort; it is also a delight to know that you enjoyed our beautiful beaches. We appreciate your possitive feedback on the capacity to provide the expected high...

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
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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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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
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  • Multilingual Staff
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: $211 - $510 (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 Romantic Hotel in Akumal
#9 Top resorts Hotel in Akumal
#10 Spa Hotel in Akumal
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Akumal
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“vip rooms offer some good perks”
ronh821, 26 May 2017 | Read review
“We had building 22 originally, then moved to 31. Loved the location of 31 right by the happening pool! Go with a top floor.”
218alih, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“we had a ground room with balcony. very spacious and comfortable”
  • beautiful grounds enjoying with family and friends
rosep41, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“Building 24 was close to the main buffet, lobby and pool”
359cheyenneg, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a pool view it's close to everything.”
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  • Our king size bed
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