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Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica

3.5 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   Salt Coopers Villa, Runaway Bay, Jamaica
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Cavendish, Canada
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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This resort is one of the nicest I’ve ever stayed at. The staff can not do enough for you and the beauty of this resort is enhanced by the kindness of the Jamaicans. This is our 3rd time to this resort and we’ve already book it again for Oct. 2014. From the management to the gardeners these are some of... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Last year, my wife (fiance at the time) and I decided to do our wedding at Grand Bahia after visiting four different resorts around Jamaica. The two major factors that influenced our decision was the beautiful ceremony site (the gazebo on the beach, overlooking the water) and the outstanding wedding planning team. Two weeks ago, we had our dream wedding.... More

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Customer Servic... B, Social Media Coordinator at Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are very happy to know the wedding was a success and your comment shows thumbs up for your overall stay. Thank you for sharing your review, for letting us know you enjoyed our beautiful property and your expectations about the staff and service were fulfilled. Thank you for choosing Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica as a wedding destination,... More

Barrie, Canada
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I cannot say enough fantastic things about this resort. From the moment we got there every person there did every thing they could to make it special and wonderful. The employees at the resort were amazing. We could not get over how friendly they were. We were 4 adults so we only at at the adults only buffet. I swear... More

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Customer Servic... B, Social Media Coordinator at Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica, responded to this review

Dear Dawn, It was indeed a great pleasure to have hosted four (4) wonderful moms on our property and we could not have been happier to know that all moms had a fun and relaxing stay with us. We are excited to know that we had made your stay special and wonderful and that you felt the warmth of our... More

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

I traveled to this resort with my husband and two boys (5 &1) from 8/19-8/26. We have traveled to Jamaica 6 times and this was our first time at a GB hotel. THE GOOD- the resort was absolutely beautiful, well kept grounds and thousands of places to get great pictures. Pool was stunning and worked for adults & kids. Rooms... More

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Customer Servic... B, Social Media Coordinator at Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We cannot tell you how deeply we regret were not able to reach your expectations during your stay with us. We have been taken very good note about all your comments mentioned in your review to address them to our relevant department heads to take the corrective measures regarding those situations. We sincerely regret that you were not... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My fiance and I were married here on Aug 19th. 30 of us travelled from Toronto. I have never been to Jamaica before but have travelled quite a bit to other sun spots and stayed a many resorts. Since I was getting married at GBP I have been following Trip Advisor for approx 8 mths. Pros: I never had a... More

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Customer Servic... B, Social Media Coordinator at Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your feedback on Trip Advisor and for communicating to us that you have enjoyed our beautiful resort and its grounds, the room and our maid service and that you had an absolutely perfect wedding. We would like to also acknowledge the following team members who ensured that everything went well; Kalfani, Nic, Ornellia, Marvin... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

What a fantastic holiday we all had! 6 adults, 1 teenager(15), 3 kids(12,9,7). Something for everyone night and day. The Buffet Food was wonderful, breakfast, lunch and dinner a huge variety for everyone. The Jamaican's are fantastic fun and very friendly. Our room was large and kept immaculate thanks to Sophia, with a different sculpture on our bed everyday. Our... More

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Customer Servic... B, Social Media Coordinator at Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We are very elated to know that you had a fabulous holiday at the Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica the best family resort in the Caribbean. Thank you for your good comments about our food at the buffet, rooms, entertainment, our famous Jamaican jerk chicken and for the service of our friendly staff especially Sophia and Odain who... More

Bronx, New York
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Amazing me and my husband stayed at gran Bahia for five days from the time we arrived we were treated like royalty. We stayed in block 23 always had our room cool plenty of towels view of the pool from balcony and no mosquitos.My husbands birthday was July 8 when we came back to the room from the beach we... More

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Customer Servic... B, Social Media Coordinator at Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica, responded to this review

Dear User of Trip Advisor, Please receive on behalf of our General Manager and staff at the Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica a warm thank you for your positive reviews. We are happy to know that you and your husband had a wonderful time, especially for his birthday celebration. We will be more than elated to host you and your husband... More

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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a very high standard of hotel the grounds are immaculate the staff All very friendly.l will now go in depth a bit more first the food. we found all the buffets very nice and a good selection even lobster although sometimes some of the food would only just be warm this however was mainly in the evening .... More

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Customer Servic... B, Social Media Coordinator at Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for communicating to us about your recent vacation stay. Our guest opinion is of great important to us as it helps us to improve on our customer service and facilities. Thank you for your observations on our operations and for your recommendations which will be taken into considerations. We do hope that you will give us... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel, pool and the grounds are very well taken care of. The hotel room was nice and so was the bed. I didn't like the pillows they were very small. We didn't get a chance to try the à la cart restaurants, can't say much about them. We have those restaurants here. We wanted the Caribbean cuisine. The only... More

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Customer Servic... B, Social Media Coordinator at Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for giving us the opportunity to host you and your family in our hotel. We are pleased to know that you and your family enjoyed our hotel, pool, and grounds, adult & children entertainment by the pool area. We do apologize for the waiting time for services inside of the Buffet restaurant. Thank you for... More

Dallas, TX
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

As this was my fourth visit to one of my most favorite countries, I will admit my review will seem a bit picky. But having had the opportunity to stay at some amazing all inclusive resorts, I feel I have a well rounded perspective. If you are about to leave and stay at this resort do not freak out you... More

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Customer Servic... B, Social Media Coordinator at Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica, responded to this review

Dear Guest, There is nothing more important for us, than to meet our guest’s expectations. That is why we thank you very much for kindly sharing your review. We would like to express our gratitude for the highlighted aspects you have really enjoyed, while taking note of all your recommendations that we ensure will be appropriately communicated to our Management,... More

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Address: Salt Coopers Villa, Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Saint Ann Parish > Runaway Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica 3.5*
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