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Grand Bahia Principe Coba

3.5 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   Playa Aventuras Akumal, Crtra. Xetumal - Cancun, Km 249, Akumal 77760, Mexico
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Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Outstanding location, team of professionals, they treated us with kindness, smiles and sincere respect. Individual staff made this repeat visit so pleasant and leave us with a feeling of returning again and again. The front desk crew are terrific: Raymando in particular was giving, professional and so respectful and kind. Also, Lennon, Fabio, and Sidwarta were so helpful and caring.... More

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Hamilton
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6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I booked to go to grand bahia coba for our silver wedding anniversary and our birthdays we were being upgraded to golden 23rd August to 6th sept my self and husband 19 yr old daughter and 12 yr old granddaughter 2 rooms £5500 absolutely NOT worth it!!!!!! Both rooms had smell of dampness our room air con did not work... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We came 26th of August and stayed for 2 weeks. My main reason to come there was for scuba diving. Although there is a diving centre in the resort I have chosen another centre - Akumal Dive Shop. The centre is a few kilometres from Grand Bahia Principle resort, but with very easy access, just get taxi or colectivo bus... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Hi just back from a holiday Mexico with me and my sister - Riviera Maya date 1st September – 14th September staying at the hotel Bahia Principe (Coba) which has three in all Coba, Tulum, and Akumal – the best one I thought was Tulum, although Coba was beautiful of course. I would just like to reassure anyone who is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I visited Grand Bahia Principe Coba from the 27th August for 2 weeks. This was our second visit to the resort, and again, we were not disappointed. When we arrived at the Coba lobby this year, it felt like we hadn’t been gone for long at all! It is so welcoming. We checked in, received our welcome... More

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

Visit was the Golden package, Aug 31-Sept 14. This is my second visit, and being legally blind with low vision, I came back for two reasons. The first trip last May with my wife was good and in this trip, going solo for the first time since being legally blind with a cane, I wanted some familiarity and do know... More

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My boyfriend and I went on a couples trip with our good friends from Sept 2-Sept 9. The resort itself is beautiful and the grounds. Rooms were very spacious and very clean. Housekeeping did an excellent job. Thank you Maria! We were in villa 23a which was close to everything. We requested to be close to our friends prior to... More

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback. We are happy that you have got a positive impression about the beauty of the grounds the beach, the cleanliness of the rooms, the entertainment and the a la carte restaurants. We thank you for letting us know about the inconveniences experienced on your last visit and we are sorry to learn about... More

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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was the 6th time to Coba and it was our wedding anniversary(46). We requested a building number that we stayed at several times hoping to get it again. We got it when we arrived at the resort we set up a dinner date on our anniversary to the Mikado restaurant when we got there they had a special table... More

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your loyalty in Gran Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts and for choosing us once again for your vacations. We are touched by your positive review about organization of your anniversary, also the transportation system, the restaurants a la carte and the staff amiability. Due to the guests like you who send so inspiring comments after... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

visited august 27th for two weeks stayed in block 18 in coba htl ideal for families so near to the pool with activities and the main buffet. Rooms are superb. I preferred Akumal buffet for breakfast not as hectic but at night all the hotels buffets were excellent. This hotel has everything quiet pool or activities. Very easy to get... More

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Lynne, We appreciate your feedback. It is a pleasure to know that you spent a nice vacation at our resort. We are very content to receive your positive comments about the room, the amenities, the buffet and the friendliness of the staff. Thank you as well for targeting the points we can improve. Your observations are very valuable for... More

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed in Gran Bahia Principe Coba September 5 - September 14, 2014. 2nd great experience with this chain (stayed in GBP in Dominica before). This beautiful resort has everything: water park for the kids, amazing clean beach (Coba Beach), pools, bars, shows, A la carte restaurants-Don Pablo (very good steak). Very good service-welcome drinks at reception, fast check in,... More

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Anna, We highly appreciate your feedback. It is a pleasure to know that your vacation at our resort was amazing. We are thankful for your positive comments about our services, staff friendliness, water park, beach, pools, bars, shows, a la carte restaurants, food choice and activities for kids. We will be happy to welcome you again at our hotel... More

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Address: Playa Aventuras Akumal, Crtra. Xetumal - Cancun, Km 249, Akumal 77760, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Akumal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Grand Bahia Principe Coba 3.5*
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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
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Gran Bahia Principe Mexico
Bahia Coba
Grand Bahia Principe Coba Riviera Maya/Akumal, Mexico

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