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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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2007
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2007

First of all we love this resort and would return in a minute tomorrow....and will be going bacvk next year... We did full time eating 3-4 times a day.. from the time we arrived till we left.. 10 of us travelled there and only 2 of us got sick at the very end.,but only on the last few days of... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2007

My husband and I just returned from Bahia Principe Coba on May 13, 2007. I read a ton of good and bad reviews before we went and got alot of great tips for example, its a long drive from cancun so I highly recomend getting a non-stop transfer to and from the airport. We booked with apple and it was... More

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Newmarket, Ontario
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2007

My boyfriend and I (both 23) stayed at the Gran Bahia Principe Coba for a week (April 23-30). We booked through Air Ttransat and stayed in the Royal Golden section in villa 6A. Flight/Arrival – our flight went very smoothly, no delays. The bus ride to the resort was also great, able to purchase corona or water on the bus,... More

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Rochester, New york
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2007

Just arrived back from the Gran Bahia Principe Coba. We stayed from May 5th-12th. First impression it was paradise on earth! We had two rooms at the Coba they were junior suites, nice size,very clean and great air condition. I actually had to turn it down a few times! Maid was excellant, just leave a dollar or two and you... More

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Lisbon, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2007

We arrived from an amazing hollidays in 6th of May, and we stayed on Bahia Principe Coba 9 nights. The hotel is fantastic, but probably a 4,5 stars and not 5. But let me help you according to all that you really want to know: BP Coba has only 1 year of existence, so from the three is the youngest... More

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Vancouver, British Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2007

My boyfriend and I (both are in our mid twenties) stayed at the Coba from April 27- May 4. I had read many reviews before booking our vacation and am thankful to everyone who responded to my questions. We booked with Air Transat which meant we were part of the Golden Club. I emailed the hotel in advance to request... More

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New Breunswick
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2007

Four of us stayed at the Coba from April 27th til May 4th. We are from Moncton New Brunswick. In comparison to the other resorts that we have experienced this one definitely ranked up top. The food was excellent. Once you got a feel of the layout of the resort it was pretty simple to get around .We never had... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2007

Myself and my girlfriend stayed at the Bahia Principe Coba from the 27th of April to May 4th. We are both in our mid twenties. This was my fifth time in Mexico and her second. We stayed at the Barcelo last year; which is 15 minutes north of the the Principe Coba. Golden Club: We were part of the golden... More

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Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2007

We stayed at the Coba, it is kinda big but after a day we got around real well, There were plenty of pools, and if you look hard enough you can always find a chair in the shade. The food was great, we never missed a meal, and if you do, there are snack bars that are open 24/7 The... More

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Nova Scotia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2007

Went to Coba April 20 -27th....had a great time and loved it...read alot of reviews before we went, but have a couple of tips that may come in handy for others. 1. Read the Coba Forum (on this site) it really gives you alot of useful information you'll be glad to have. 2. When checking out take your own luggage... 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
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — Grand Bahia Principe Coba 3.5*
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