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Grand Bahia Principe Coba

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cambridgesghire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2012

This hotel is one of three hotels. We were in the Akumal,if we're honest can't really complain about anything. Staff were friendly and helpful. the rooms were cleaned every day fresh towels every day. The food in the buffet was lovely, we tried 5 of the A La Carte restaurants, all of which were lovely in particular the Dolce Vita... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2012

We always go away at Christmas as a family. My father 85, Mother 84, My husband and I 56 and my sons 26 and 28. A great time was had by all. The service was exemplary-my father is disabled and one of the golf cart drivers gave him a number to call whenever he went anywhere . vincent you are... More 

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Sunderland, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2012

My self and my husband stayed at the Coba side of this amazing complex,(Aug2010) from start to finish we were really spoilt. We loved it so much we have booked to go back this year along with my brother and sister-in-law, we are really looking forward to spending another amazing two weeks in such beautiful surroundings and with staff who... More 

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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

If all-inclusive resorts are what you are looking for then it doesn't get much better than this one. Great rooms. Great food. Great service. Great beach. We had the regular junior suite and it was perfect. Large room. Wife love the huge bathroom. The food was consistenly great. We have been to a number of all-inclusives and this was by... More 

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10 Thank Macmah
Paris
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

We were at the Coba from Dec 23 to 30 read so many reviews that this place was the best.When we walked into our rooms all you smelled was mold. It was pretty disgusting. The back side of the drapes were completely black with mold and also on the walls. Other guests were complaining of the mold as well. Asked... More 

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Somerset, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

The Gran Bahia Principe Coba is a sprawling resort by itself. However, it is one of four Gran Bahia Principes grouped togerther located in the Southern Riveria Maya - the others being The Gran Bahia Principe Tulum, and The Gran Bahia Principe Akumal (which share the same side of the highway), and the new, massive, Gran Bahia Principe Sian Ka'an,... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

Remember reviews are subjective and based on personal experience and likes. Pro’s: Grounds are superb Rooms are spacious Everywhere is clean Plenty of bars and places to eat Free WiFi in the lobby’s Cons: Can be anything from 80 minutes to 120 minutes (if you have drop offs) from the airport Rooms are musty Beds are hard (for us anyway)... More 

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Siegburg, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

We tried an all-inclusive-trip for the first time and we have been surprised because of the good value and the high level of everything :food, delicious drinks, very well kept beach and pool areas, excellent and very friendly staff. The resort is rather big, it exists of 3 centers so called `hotels`, that means you can use your all-inclusive-offers all... More 

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St. Albert, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2012

The night we ariived at was pertty late and there was NO hot water or air conditioning, The water from the sink and bathtub was yellow in colour all week. The pool water was freezing cold, everyone was sitting around the pool and wouldn't go in it, we thought maybe it was still earlie in the day so the pool... More 

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Trenton, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2012

if awesom service is your thing youve got it here.four times in 2011.the latest being december 15 to 22.great food,great pool,very clean beach and ocean.and all of this with a smile!Never saw one negative person.30 minutes from the airport but well worth the wait.we hope we get the chance to return again and again.many great restaurants to choose from.clean..well appointed... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
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
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • 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: $153 - $437 (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
Hotel Style:
#7 Family Hotel in Akumal
#7 Top resorts Hotel in Akumal
#8 Romantic Hotel in Akumal
#8 Spa Hotel in Akumal
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Akumal
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