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Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro

4.0 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   Playa Bavaro | Arena Gorda-Macao, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
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Chris E Annapolis, Maryland
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Annapolis, Maryland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The resort is beautiful & clean. BUT NO a/c in the lobby, bathrooms of any of the restaurants. The lobby area is used for a lot of entertaining but is open to the outside. And it was humid & hot when we went.The rooms are not cool enough & either are the refrigerators in the rooms. Ice is hard to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We are here now and nothing that canada wrote is true. The hotel is excellent, and the service is totally free incl security boxes. The hotell staff is so polite, everything is so clean and we were able to book all restaurants right at 1st night. I had my b-day 2 dats ago, my wife just said to the waiter... More

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I went here with my friend's family and their friends and I had the time of my life! The buffet staff were superb and the buffet was most excellent. The beach activities were not up to par, and I wished there were more activities for teens/kids to enjoy on the beach. Other than that the tours and activities (charged) were... More

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Rensselaer, New York, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel was ok. The entertainment was definitely fun and I enjoyed myself. I think this resort is better for a family vacation. The beach was full of seaweed and not enjoyable at all. The food at the buffets included in the all inclusive package was average and it was very difficult to get reservations for the other restaurants on... More

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Bergen Cty NJ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

First Review: 2 Adults 2kids 13Girl/10 boys different likes. The place is very big but I recommend it with families with kids. Lots of things to do such as segway 30$, trampoline$10,water sports$25, mini water parkFree. kids Spa $20.. All extra fee.. The rooms are a little outdated, Old TV no flat screen, but who goes on vacation to watch... More

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Viancagraciano, customer service at Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear Yoliveri, Your great family experience is a true statement of the dedication of our staff to guarantee that you have all the necessary components for a memorable stay. Thank you for take the time to do your first review, it will be a pleasure to have you with us once again for second time. We are looking towards your... More

Jacksonville, Florida
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I like to share our experience on our family vacation. The cheking process when well. However, they gave me a wrong type wrong from what I ordered (Two Queen Beds). They gave me a Junior Suite with a King size bed (hard as a board) and one sofa bed and they added another small bed. They don't explain anything, WIFI... More

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Viancagraciano, customer service at Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear guest, We truly appreciate your feedback. Our guests´ opinions are very important for us. Please rest assured that we are taking your observations into great consideration and have been transmitted to the Management. Please let me inform you that room´s assignments are subject to availability and not always adjust to your exact petition. Our sincerest apologies for the inconveniences... More

Toronto, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I definitely fell in love with this hotel loved everything, the beaches the food the people , the entertainment, the services especially the after party im definitely coming back with my friend to celebrate my birthday

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Viancagraciano, customer service at Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear Nataly, I would like to thank you for preferring our chain for vacationing. It is great to read that you loved everything here. We are already waiting for you to celebrate your birthday along with your friend. Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts, a 5 star experience in Punta Cana Vianca Graciano Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort More

Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I read several reviews for this resort before going and was a bit apprehensive as I was in charge of booking the trip for 3 families. I am happy to say that my fears were unfounded. Yes this is a large resort but it is very walkable. I rarely took the trams however some members of our party did use... More

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Viancagraciano, Director General at Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear Christy, We are glad you find worth to mention our Hacienda Club, enjoying the beach activities and the good food at the buffet. It is a pleasure to read that we were able to meet your expectations and also the group and an honor to hear that you enjoyed the Resort, as well as the best entertainment staff. Thank... More

Leeds, Alabama
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have just returned from a 2 week holiday at the Gran Bahia Principe , Bavaro ( 17th August) . We are a family of 2 adults and a 13 year Old son. We had an amazing time. The hotel was spotless, the grounds immaculately kept and the staff were fantastic. They were all very friendly and welcoming and nothing... More

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Viancagraciano, customer service at Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear Gail, It is a pleasure for all of us to hear that during your family vacation, we were able to fulfill your expectations providing you an amazing time great family vacation and fantastic time. Thanks you for highlight our well maintained grounds, good food and fantastic staff. We feel happy that you have spent a fantastic time with us.... More

Mississauga, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We are on day 5 of a week, currently in BP Bavaro. We booked a family vacation for 10 people to celebrate our parents 50 wedding anniversary. We were not checked in properly, our rooms were mixed up and towel cards were missing. My mother has mobility problems, uses a cain and cant do stairs, they put her room on... More

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Viancagraciano, customer service at Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for bringing to our attention these comments. I would like to take this opportunity to extend our sincerest apologies for the inconveniences you encountered during your stay at our hotel. We are seriously devoted to value our customer´s feedback. For this reason, we kindly ask you to contact our Guest Service Department that is in the... More

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Address: Playa Bavaro | Arena Gorda-Macao, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Location: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro 4*
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Also Known As:
Gran Bahia Punta Cana
Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana
Bahia Principe Dominican Republic
Gran Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort
Punta Cana Bahia Principe
Gran Bahia Principe Bavaro Punta Cana
Principe Punta Cana
Bahia Punta Cana
Bahia Resort Principe
Gran Bahia Principe Dominican Republic

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