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Grand Bahia Principe Cayacoa

3.5 of 5 Loma Puerto Escondido S/N | PO Box 32000, Dominican Republic
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Woodhaven, New York
1 review
4 of 5 stars NEW

Let me start with the staff. The staff is great! And go above and beyond you make you feel welcome and happy. The staff who work in the pool area is very funny and they surely will make you laugh. Dominicans are very happy people, no stress, no worries (I am Dominican too, so i know what i am talking... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We just returned from Cayacoa - had a great holiday! I realize there have been several "complaints" on here about all the stairs - I assume people didn't do their research before they booked at this hotel. Just looking at some of the pictures we knew before hand that there would be LOTS of stair climbing! The hotel does offer... More 

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2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed in the the hotel in Fabruary 2015. Location is great, on a hill close to the sea, with small, but private beach. But that is the end of good news. Rooms are ok, but air condition from last century. Food ok, say 4 stars. But service.... First, almost nobody speaks English, even most essential ( sparkling water is... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just returned from one week at Cayacoa. We booked the Roulette package with Air Canada, and were pleasantly surprised to be placed at Cayacoa. The other roulette hotel was El Portillo, but on our flight, all roulette passengers were sent to Cayacoa. We were given our registration on the bus, therefore check in was quick and easy. The front desk... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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27 hotel reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Before going to the Dominican I found virtually no useful information for fisherman wanting to pack a rod to do a little fishing while the rest of the family hung out at the beach or pool. So here is my report of fishing while at the Grand Bahia Principe Cayacoa the week of February 14-21. First of, this resort is... More 

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New Bern, N. C.
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12 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed the first week of February. I can not think of any reason that I would go to Samanan except to see the whales so that is why we went. The resort was just extra. My overall opinion was if you want to see the whales stay there. Don’t go there for the resort. First the bad but it... More 

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Essex, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Just returned from an idyllic two weeks - relaxed , refreshed and feeling like it was money well spent. Santa Babara de Samana is not a tourist hot spot the draw for us Brits to make the lengthy transer from Puerta Plata is the opportunity to see Hump back whales in their breeding grounds. For our Canadian and US friends... More 

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Nova Scotia, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Wonderful hotel. Excellent staff. Food very good, excellent variety, beautiful presentation. The chefs took great pride in the food put out at the buffet. Room was very clean and spacious. Early evening musical entertainment was quietly relaxing. We have also stayed at Cayo Levantado on Bacardi Island and Cayocoa was a very good value for the cost. Whales arrived back... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel is nicely situated on various levels which entail walking up and down lots of steps. Staff are helpful but the "timeshare" type hard sell by people actually on the site is off putting in the extreme - not a hotel chain we would wish to return to. The Thomson support on site is negligible and the four hour... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I'm going to write a very comprehensive review of this resort, to give potential guests a better idea of some of the things I was unsure about and would have helped me to know before I went. An all inclusive resort is a different thing to a hotel - you are likely to spend much more time on a resort... More 

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Address: Loma Puerto Escondido S/N | PO Box 32000, Dominican Republic
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Location: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Samana Province
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Grand Bahia Principe Cayacoa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 295
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Gran Bahia Principe Cayacoa Hotel
Gran Bahia Principe Cayacoa Samana
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#3 Top resorts Hotel in Samana Province
#6 Spa Hotel in Samana Province
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Samana Province

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