We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Grand Bahia Principe Coba

Show Prices
#9 of 22 Hotels in Akumal
Certificate of Excellence
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 6 more sites!
Professional photos
Grand Bahia Principe Coba
Grand Bahia Principe Coba
Panoramas (16)
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

12,233 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Grand Bahia Principe Coba
See the most recent reviews
Showing 8,750: English reviews
Thorold, Canada
Level Contributor
7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2012

My family and I have stayed at the Gran Bahia Principe Coba 3 times. We have been to many other resorts. Next to the Excellence Properites this is still my favourtie place in the Mayan or Cancun area. It is wonderful for families, they have something for all ages. The beach water is great for swimming and snorkelling and the... More 

Helpful?
6 Thank cdickson
RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear "Cdickson", Thank you very much for your nice comments your loyalty and preferences inspires us to improve every day. Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience. We will forward your nice comment to our staff. Thank you again for your lovely words. It will be an honor for us here in Gran Bahía Principe... More 

Thunder Bay, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2012

Just got back Nov. 10th from a 7 day stay. If you want to be treated like royalty; that's the place to go to. Staff was very efficient,friendly and helpful. Mucho gracious to Zacarius, Omar and Maria for serving and treating my family well; especially my grandchildren William and Nigel. I had no hesitation leaving tips at each meal -... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Russell K
RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear "Russell K", Thank you very much for your excellents comments about our hotel but specially about the services and performs of the staff. Victor, Galdina(carolina),María, Omar and Zacarias will be pleased to hear that you delight their service. Our aim is to be able to obtain the maximum satisfaction of all our clients. We are very sad of knowing... More 

Walsall, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2012

The resort was very good with plenty of choice of what to do and where to eat. You could choose a quiet pool or a noisy pool where the entertainment staff worked hard at getting people to enjoy the activities. The resort is huge and although we were told that there were 7000 guests on site while we were there... More 

Helpful?
Thank b0die63
RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear "B0die63" Comments like yours help us to improve our service every day .Thank you very much for taking the time to share them with us. We have already share and review your comments and suggestions with all our departments to introduce corrective actions or improvements where is necessary. Thank you very much again for your comments. We are looking... More 

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2012

A big thank you to, Luis Perez Service Manager. Felix Genesta Avalos Food Manager. Seregio Entertainment Manager. Abesaid Manager of LaGourmet. These people made our holiday so special and memorable, and also Ian and Mandy Brown. The biggest of thanks, - Eric & Shirley Morley.

Helpful?
1 Thank Shirley M
RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear " Shirley M", Comments like yours help us to improve our service every day. We have already sent your nice words and thanks to Felix Genesta, Luis Pérez, Sergio and Abesaid. Thank you very much again for your comments. We will be looking forward to welcoming you back here at your new Mexican home Ilse Saldaña Public Relations More 

Red Deer, Canada
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2012

We would have rated this resort as excellent but found that the buffet selections were not quite as good as at the Tulum resort. We really like the fact that we could travel between the 3 resorts there. The transport between the resorts was very efficient and made the variety welcomed. The staff were excellent at all 3 resorts The... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank knighton16
RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear "knighton16" We were really happy to welcome you and your family here in Gran Bahía Príncipe Riviera Maya, thank you very much for sharing with us your experience here in our Resort, the most important for us is to make our guests happy, your comments help us to improve our services. It will be an honor for us to... More 

Miramichi, Canada
Level Contributor
10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2012

Stayed at Coba, as it had 3 resorts in one... I enjoyed the beach at Tulum.. Food, drinks, entertainment were awesome... highly recommend this resort for anything that is looking to get away, soak up the sun, walk the beach, drinks, food, entertainment, disco bar\ dancing was amazing.. Great for 19+

Helpful?
5 Thank Larry S
RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear "Larry S", It is very kind of you to take part of your valuable time to share in tripadvisor your experiences here in Gran Bahía Príncipe Riviera Maya. We will forward your nice comment to our staff. Thank you again for your lovely words. It would be a pleasure for us that you return to visit us here at... More 

Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2012

The first thing I would like to say is a huge THANK YOU to Victor in the lobby of the Coba resort. Victor made our stay wonderful, he really set the standard for this resort and my wife, her friend and I were treated like five star guests from him the moment we arrived. There is no dull moment here,... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank heatguy82
RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear "Heatguy82", Thank you very much for sharing your experience in Gran Bahía Príncipe Coba with us, your comments are really important they help us to know better the expectations of our guests ,we will review with our Housekeeping department your issues, in other to improve our service We are truly happy to read that you delight the service of... More 

Quebec City, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2012

This is a perfect place. Staff is great. Food delicious. Room # 1. Just go and meet my friends at the lobby bar Cancun. Ruddy, Christian, Eduardo and Daniel.(barmans). I will be back really soon. Go on Tulum site to see the pyramides.

Helpful?
2 Thank gilles f
RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear "gilles F", First of all we would like to thank you for choosing our Resort for your holidays this year, we are really happy to read that you enyoide your time in Riviera Maya. It will be a pleasure to forward your nice comments to Rudy, Christina, Eduardo and Daniel, they will be really proud for the recognition of... More 

Whistler
Level Contributor
13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2012

The Bad: - room reaked of musty mould, (as did all my belongings upon my return to fresh air) - the timeshare salespeople are relentless! everytime you walk past their desk which is right outside the restaurant they are talking at you to get your attention. The worst was they called our room at 7:30am and again at 9am the... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank missmuffetadventures
RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear "missmuffetadventures", Thank you for making us participants of your general impression. Your feed back is welcome and valued. The comments and suggestions we receive from our guests are very important to maintain the quality and service in the Gran Bahia Principe Riviera Maya Resort. We are truly sorry that we could not provide you a more personalized service. We... More 

Decatur, Indiana
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2012 via mobile

Seventh say and it just keeps getting better! Thank you Felix for having our dinners ready, everything was great. Friendliest staff, super clean resort, just perfect! We'll see you all again next year!

Helpful?
2 Thank Mark B
RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear "Mark B", Your preference and loyalty inspires us to improve every day. Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience. We will forward your nice words to all the staff specialty Felix will be very happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. We will be looking forward to welcoming you back next... More 

13,475 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (12952)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (3312)
Viewed
Dining (969)
Viewed
Room/Suite (947)
Viewed
View from Room (226)
Viewed
Bathroom (126)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2603)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (195)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (48)
Viewed
0:51
Videos (17)
Viewed
Other (4509)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (485)
Viewed
Amenities (112)
Viewed
Beach (24)
Viewed
Family Junior Double Suite (64)
Viewed
Junior Suite Supreme (60)
Viewed
Kids Waterpark Pool (16)
Viewed
Main Pool (19)
Viewed
Premier Pool (19)
Viewed
Dining (130)
Viewed
The Hotel (41)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (38)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Other (37)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Akumal hotels
0.6 km away
Luxury Bahia Principe Sian Ka'an Don Pablo Collection
1.0 km away
Grand Bahia Principe Tulum
0.5 km away
Luxury Bahia Principe Akumal Don Pablo Collection
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
8.6 km away
Grand Sirenis Riviera Maya Resort & Spa
10.1 km away
Grand Palladium Kantenah Resort and Spa
1.9 km away
Grand Oasis Tulum
Grand Oasis Tulum
#16 of 22 in Akumal
1,471 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Golf Course
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
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 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 

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: $216 - $569 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Grand Bahia Principe Coba 3.5*
Number of rooms: 1080
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, BookIt.com, Expedia, Orbitz, Odigeo, KIPPIN S.A Lussemburgo Cadempino Branch, Travelocity, Hotels.com and Jetsetter so you can book your Grand Bahia Principe Coba reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
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
#7 Top resorts Hotel in Akumal
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Akumal
#8 Romantic Hotel in Akumal
#8 Spa Hotel in Akumal
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Grand Bahia Principe Coba staff and other travellers.
2,104 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (2104)

Questions? Get answers from Grand Bahia Principe Coba staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“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.”
 of 5 bubbles 2duffsintheruff, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“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.”
 of 5 bubbles loulouwease, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“superior junior suite”
 of 5 bubbles JillI829, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“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.”
  • Welcome fruit basket - very nice
 of 5 bubbles MuffynTom, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Block 5 for nice and quite”
 of 5 bubbles rickywok1, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay