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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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Ranked #5 of 15 hotels in Runaway Bay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just returned from a trip with my boyfriend. We have been to DR, Mexico, but Jamaica is where its at! I'll have to admit I was a little hesitant when I read some of these reviews but I figure I would go and see for myself. I absolutely loved it and I cannot wait to go back.The resort itself is... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed 11 to 26th july 2014. ...problems with room allocation on arrival where dealt with by the hotel but I blame thompson for the problems anyway! Our interconnecting rooms where great rooms 18224 & 18225....a nice sea view and really clean and our maid was brilliant any problems we spoke to her and maintenance dealt with them promptly. .food in... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Hotel an hour away from MBJ airport. Beach and pool were awesome. Always a variety of food options at the main buffet. we were impressed with the quality and variety of food offered. This is our third all inclusive in recent years and the best food weve encountered for an all inclusive. Nothing has topped the food we found on... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My Hubby and I stayed at the Grand Bahia Principe last week 7/18. We were greeted with a cold drink as promised, we checked in as Vip status. Cass, who works in the vip area was the best and very accommodating. The room at first needed the a/c fixed, but after that it was a pleasure to stay. Will definitely... More

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

Dear Guest, We are pleased that you enjoyed our services and we hope to have you back soon. Please do not hesitate to contact us to assist you in your next visit to Jamaica. Yours Respectfully, Cassandra Gentles Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica More

Nanaimo, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We loved our trip to Jamaica and staying that the Grand Bahia Principe was wonderful. The resort is beautiful - so well maintained on the grounds! The rooms are spacious - great for traveling with children. There are two beach areas - one is somewhat pebbly while the other is very sandy. The snorkling was good for seeing tropical fish... More

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

Dear Valued Guest, Firstly, we would like to thank you for your positive comments on your recent vacation stay. We do appreciate that you have enjoyed our spacious rooms, food, nightly shows, the grounds, buffet area, our resturants and the beach hut for our famous Jamaican jerk chicken. Thank you for choosing the Grand Bahia Principe the best family resort... More

Montreal
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Ive been to Jamaica 3 times and always enjoyed my stay except this time. The staff at the Bahia are liars and crooks . Tried to upgrade the first day they all gave me different prices and looked lost. They tried charging me for a safe that didnt work after i returned the key to them. We were 14 people... 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, Thank you very much for your honest opinion about our property. Your opinion is of great help to us in an effort to improve on our services and facilities to achieve our main objective which is to satisfy our guest all our guest and we are very disappointed to know that we did not accomplish... More

Cobalt, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were here from June 28 to July 5 2014 for our Wedding!..and it was perfect!! The Wedding Gazebo is out on a point and even thou its hot, there was a nice breeze in that area...and its very windy so make sure you have LOTS of hair spray girls lol. I wish I can do the wedding over and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Bets food and clean rooms and spectacular view from the front porch of the main entrance to the beach. Wonderful activities in from morning to dawn. Kids had lots of fun and they loved the beach. The restaurants had the best food

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

Dear Valued Guest, On behalf of our General Manager and all of our team members at Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica we thank you for your valuable comments and we hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you again in the near future. Yours respectfully, Cassandra Gentles Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica More

Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Take your own washcloths as they are not provided. LOVED Don Pablo and Mikado. . The food couldn't have been better at these restaurants and also the buffet. I was pleasantly surprised at the quality and quantity of the food in the buffet as I never expected it to be as good as the food on cruise ships. I "only"... More

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

Dear Guest, We greatly appreciate your feedback. Our goal is to achieve maximum satisfaction of all our guests. We are happy to see that we have achieved this time with you. We look forward to welcome you back to our Resort. Yours Respectfully, Cassandra Gentles Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica More

Essex
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just wanted to write a few lines about this hotel. We stayed here back in 2010 and we had a perfect holiday. We actually got engaged here and was a prefect location for couples! The staff at this hotel and generally all the Jamacian people are the most kiddest people and nothing was ever a problem. Ive never seen so... 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 experiences about your recent vacation and for letting us know the attention provided by the staff was up to par and we have achieved your satisfaction in regards with the restaurants, night & day entertainment and overall you have had a fabuluos holiday with us. On behalf of our general manager and staff... More

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Additional Information about Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica

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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Also Known As:
Bahia Principe Jamaica
Gran Bahia Jamaica
Gran Bahia Principe Jamaica Hotel
Grand Bahia Jamaica
Bahia Jamaica
Gran Bahia Principe Runaway Bay Jamaica
Gran Bahia Principe Jamaica Resort
Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica Runaway Bay

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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Runaway Bay #4 On the Beach Hotel in Runaway Bay #4 Spa Hotel in Runaway Bay #5 Top resorts Hotel in Runaway Bay #5 Family Hotel in Runaway Bay
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