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Grand Bahia Principe Coba

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Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2012

We are Shneider’s family just came back from our vacation at Bahia- Principe Riviera Maya. It was our 11th times visit to this resort. We had our accommodation at Coba. Everything was excellent: services, food, drinks, etc. Resort is unbelievably clean. All small issues we had were very quickly resolved by Guest Service Managers Felix and Louis. He had another... More 

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2012

Booked via Virgin holidays 4-18th September 3 mature adults (42-52). Flight out was good with a newer plane which appeared more spacious. Journey back not so good, cramped seats for a night flight (the seat in front of us kept lowering back of its own accord!!), menu did not match food and only one of three food choices was available.... More 

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4 Thank paulmark24fang
SubDirectorGBPC, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear 'silvaCrawley', First of all I would like to express my appreciation for your time and for the effort you put into your feedback. We are appreciating that you found this way to come back to us and inform us about your recent stay at our hotel facility. My team and I will be delighted to welcoming you back to... More 

Toronto, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2012

Going to try and keep this brief so here goes... Went with a total of 11 people and all of us agreed that overall this trip was great and all would return. Was at Coba from 9th until 16th of September so the weather was hot, hot, hot and the pool and ocean were very warm. Couple things to watch... More 

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5 Thank raymess59
SubDirectorGBPC, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear 'raymess59', I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your time and your recognition for our staff member, Lorenzo. It makes us proud to read that he provided you with excellent service throught your stay. Thank you for your input and also for your comment which will be considered and taken as material to improve for... More 

Markham, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

Let me start off by saying I don't ever write reviews even though I have been to many resorts, but I think a few things need to be set straight about this resort and some of the negative opinions people have. This resort is nothing less then OUTSTANDING, A resort is a resort but it's the people that make the... More 

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6 Thank angela r
SubDirectorGBPC, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear 'angela r', Thank you very much for your comment and for finding this way back to us. It will be a pleasure for myself to informing my colleague about your recognition and it makes us proud to read that he provided you with outstanding service while going the extra mile. We will be looking forward to meeting you back... More 

montreal
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14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

We stayed here from sept. 4th to the 14th. This was my 7th time in Mexico. This resort was by far the biggest in size, after a few days it got tireing walking anywhere, I.E. lobby, buffet, pool, yes there are trams that will take you around, but who wants to wait 5 or 10 minutes each time for a... More 

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SubDirectorGBPC, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear 'beachesmontreal', First of all I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your effort and for your time. We are thankful that you have choosen your holiday vacation at our hotel, Gran Bahia Principe Coba, though it has caught our eye that you experienced an inconvenience. We will make sure that all our Department Managers are... More 

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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012

Hi folks. I just came back from a two week vacation at GBP from september 2nd to sept 16th. This place is amazing. Food wise there are Plenty of them. You should definitively try the a la carte restaurant it is truly like going to a real restaurant except you only have to tip... You could also go to any... More 

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SubDirectorGBPC, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear 'Johnlennon78', Herewith I would like to say 'Thank you' for your email and for contacting us through tripadvisor.com It makes us proud to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and we also appreciate the comments you left us. Referring your experience at the Brazilian restaurant I would like to guarantee you that we will be taken the... More 

north london england
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012

This was a third trip to Mexico , Always been to Riu hotels in Playa Carr. We wish we had gone back. The hotel Gran Bahia Pricipe Coba was far to big. even though we paid extra for club we found this held no weight at all. The hotel was so big the buffet was like a carry on film.... More 

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4 Thank winterfamily2010
SubDirectorGBPC, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear 'winterfamily2010', On behalf of the entire team I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your comment and for your time. We understand that you have been satisfied with the size of our complex, and we are very sorry about the experienced inconvenience. Be ensured we will be reviewing our operations in regards to the service.... More 

Calgary, Alberta, canada
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012

Just returned from another great time at the Coba ( our 11 time to the Mayan and our 7th time to the Bahia) First of all thanks to my friend Felix you make all the things happen for a great vacation, to the happy mayan people that work hard all day in the heat to make our time at the... More 

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SubDirectorGBPC, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear 'mammalovesmexico', On behalf of the entire team I would like to say 'Thank you' for your brief comment and your recognition in regards to your recent stay at our facility, Gran Bahia Principe Coba. It will be a pleasure to informing Christian about your comment and we will be delighted to welcoming you back to our facility soon. Take... More 

mexico city
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2012

WE had an amazing time in the hotel Coba.We stayed from 3d til 11 of september 2012 and our relatives were staying as well.WE started our experience with organizing wedding on the 8th of septemebr 2012 and our wedding coordinator Jazmin Ortiz and her assistant Carla made an amazing job !!!!we had a small wedding but they made it incredible... More 

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2 Thank JONATHAN M
SubDirectorGBPC, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear 'JONATHAN M', On behalf of the entire team I would like to say 'Thank you' for having choosen our hotel as your destination wedding and it was a pleasure for us to welcoming your group and yourself to our beautiful hotel, Gran Bahia Principe Coba. I would like to inform you that it will be our pleasure to informing... More 

New York City, New York
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17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

We stayed in Coba from 08/23/12 to 9/01/12. The hotel was well kept and clean. The area is enormous. Rooms were clean. During our stay the hotel installed flat screen TVs in the rooms (however, TV signal was very bad). Restaurants (a-la-carte): we liked Le Gourmet (international), Dolce Vita (Italian) and Riviera (international). On the other hand: El Piscador (fish)... More 

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SubDirectorGBPC, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear 'turist_from_NYC', Herewith I would like to say 'Thank you' for sharing with us your recent experience from your vacation at Gran Bahia Principe Coba. It makes me proud to read that you enoyed our facility, and services and regarding the concern about the transportation I would like to inform you that we will be reviewing this particular time frame... More 

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Golf course
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Facilities and services 2 lake-style pools 3 Jacuzzis Large sun terrace and gardens with sun umbrellas and loungers Pool and beach towel service BAHIA SPA (additional charge) Sports facilities: gym, 5 tennis courts, basketball court, bicycles Motorised sports (additional charge) Water activity centre Entertainment amphitheatre WiFi access in the lobby (1h per day free of charge) Buffet restaurant 4 a la carte restaurants 7 Bars 2 Snack bar Riviera Maya Golf Club: 18 long holes and 9 executive holes with lakes, natural wells and Mayan forest. Hacienda Dona Isabel: karaoke bars, shows, live music and disco Rooms 1080 rooms including 4 types: Superior Junior Suite, Club Golden Junior Suite, Family Junior Suite and Master Family Suite. Room facilities: Two full size beds or a king size bed Sitting area with sofa Fully-equipped bathroom with hydromassage bath tub, shower, wash basin, magnifying mirror and hair dryer Bathroom amenities Balcony or terrace Air conditioning Ceiling fan Telephone Radio alarm clock Flat screen satellite TV Mini-bar Coffee-making facilities Safe (additional charge) Ironing set Terrace Wifi Family Junior Suites and Master Family Suites the perfect choice for families, including: All the facilities and services of a Junior Suite Bathrobes and slippers for all the family for use during your stay Children's bath kit Welcome basket with sweets Mini-bar with juices, shakes, milk and soft drinks for children Two fully independent connecting rooms (Master Family Suites) Club Golden Junior Suites Children Bahia Scouts Children can enjoy a range of specially-tailored facilities: Children's pool Mini Club with daytime activities Evening Mini Disco Bahia Scouts Water Park Teen's Club (11 - 16 years) Baby Station Other services On-site miniature railway providing access to all facilities Medical service (additional charge) Pharmacy (additional charge) Personalised diet option for celiacs and diabetics Cash point Specialised service for organising weddings, events and anniversaries Casino ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Bahia Principe Coba

Address: Carretera Chetumal - Cancun Km 250, Akumal 77760, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Akumal
Price Range: $151 - $393 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Grand Bahia Principe Coba 3.5*
Number of rooms: 1080
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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
Gran Principe
Gran Bahia Principe Mexico
Bahia Coba
Grand Bahia Principe Coba Riviera Maya/Akumal, Mexico
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#7 Family Hotel in Akumal
#7 Top resorts Hotel in Akumal
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Akumal
#8 Romantic Hotel in Akumal
#8 Spa Hotel in Akumal
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