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Awesome resort, awesome people, awesome room. A wonderful 2 weeks. My wife and I arrived Sat Nov 12th, one week before the rest of our group arriving on Nov 17th. Our group totaled 59, including a group wedding. As a group we travel every year, this being out 19th; having visiting numerous resorts throughout the Caribbean and Mexico. Booked through...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We went for a week for a wedding and we were so disappointed about the beach, the sand was dark, brown, and the water the opposite of cristal, however the best of the hotel was the staff, always smiling saying hello! Also the gardens are really nice, the pools, the spa, the buffet restaurant has great food and every day...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Best holiday ever. Rooms, service, entertainment, everything was absolutely spot on. I was not bored for one second. Animation team provided excellent entertainment. Food was very good and the choice was vast. Room standard very high, everything I needed was there. Maid service was excellent. Bathroom cleanliness was 8/10 (bathroom could do with a proper 'my style' cleaning). Grounds and...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Spent 3 nights with girlfriend. Easy to get to, just off of the highway from Punta Cana to Santo Domingo. 100 kilometers from PUJ. I rented a car and the drive was an enjoyable one, great scenery. Some slow vehicles and some very fast, if you are a decent driver and pay attention to what is ahead of you AND...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Sometimes cheaper is not always better. We booked Wednesday to Sunday and when we checked in we were not told that reservations for the restaurants were only taken between 8-12. The following day we tried after noon and were only then when reservations were taken. The following day we were at the desk at 8:05am and were told all restaurants...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

If your looking for a MURKY Caribbean due to a nearby river running into the sea, nine POWER CUTS in eight days and TEPID hot water at the very best then this hotel might suit you. The food, service and cleanliness of rooms and grounds were well suited to its star rating but the previously mentioned problems (apart from the...

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Customer S, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Grand Bahia Principe La Romana, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We sincerely appreciate your remarks in regards with your recent stay in our hotel. Thank you for taking the time out to communicate your experiences to our reviewers in TripAdvisor, and for letting us know we were able to fulfill all of your expectations. Thank you again and we look forward to host you in our property in...

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great time right from the quality of the hotel to the staff. Oscar at the buffet was always there and anxious to help us and kept us well taken care of. All of the staff in the a la carte restaurants were awesome and so good to us. Too many names to mention. The cleaning staff for...

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Customer S, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Grand Bahia Principe La Romana, responded to this review

Dear Suzannel, Thank you for taking the time out to communicate that you have had a fantastic stay in our hotel. It is encouraging to learn that we have meet all of your expectations, excellent services, staff and a dream vacation in the Caribbean. We are thrilled to know that achieved our goal, the full enjoyment, relax and satisfaction of...

Jamestown
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a wonderful time at this resort. A few small glitches, but overall a great stay. The staff is very friendly and helpful. Immediate service if you need something. Erasmo Felix Lopez took care of my special needs and was very helpful with any request I had of him. The bartenders at the lobby bar were very entertaining, especially Rene....

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Dear Guest, We appreciate your feedback. It is important for us that all our guests enjoy their time on the property and leave with a good impression. We have learnt through your review that you had a good time with us. We truly thank you for taking the time to share your positive experiences and hope that when returning to...

Reviewed 1 week ago

Let me start off by saying there are definite pros and cons to this place. Depending on what you're looking for, this may be a good fit if you get a really good deal, but only if you get a good deal. Let me also add that my fiancé and I are not picky and are easy to please… But,...

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Dear Guest, We appreciate your feedback concerning your recent stay at our hotel, the Grand Bahia Principe La Romana. We also would like to thank you for taking the time out to communicate the impressions of your vacation with us. It is through communications of this nature that our customers give us an opportunity to assess and evaluate our performance,...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If I could sum this place in one word " Horrendous".But to give you more information poor service in the restaurant and bar, and room service variable, chasing maid for basics nearly on a daily basis. Food selection same every night despite different themes.Soup and hot food selection and hot drinks usually tepid. Entertainment: daytime and evening programmes loud and...

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Dear Sian, First of all, we would like to extend our most sincere apologies for your discomfort regarding the issues you mentioned. We are sincerely very concerned to learn that we did not reach your expectations in that sense, for that reason we would like also to inform you that we have sent already your comments to the departments involved....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Golf course
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Facilities and services Lake-style pool 3 Jacuzzis with bar Large sun terrace with sun umbrellas, loungers as well as a pool and beach towel service BAHIA SPA (additional charge) Sports facilities: gym, football pitch, 2 tennis courts, padel tennis, volleyball and basketball courts Water activity and scuba diving centre Lounge theatre for entertainment Motorised water sports (additional charge) WiFi access in the lobby (1h per day free of charge) and in rooms (additional charge) 1 main buffet restaurant 3 speciality restaurants 1 snack bar 3 Bars 9 hole golf club next to the hotel, in Playa Nueva Romana Pueblo Principe: Shopping and Leisure Mall with local craft stores, live music, shows, stores, bars, karaoke, disco, casino and chapel Rooms 400 rooms including two types: Superior Junior Suite and Club Golden Junior Suite Room facilities: King size bed or two full size beds Air conditioning Ceiling fan Fully-equipped bathroom with hydromassage bath tub, hair dryer and magnifying mirror Sitting area with sofa Direct phone line (additional charge for external calls) Radio alarm clock Satellite TV Mini-bar (included) Coffee-making facilities Safe Ironing set WiFi (additional charge) Terrace Junior Suite Club Golden (See page 18 Golden Club, Hacienda Club) Children Bahia Scouts Children can enjoy a range of specially-tailored facilities: 1 children's pool Mini Club with daytime activities Evening Mini Disco Teen's club (11-16 years) Others services Medical service (additional charge) Pharmacy (additional charge) Cash point Car park ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Bahia Principe La Romana

Address: Ctra. San Pedro - La Romana, Km 12, El Soco, San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic (Formerly Santana Beach Resort)
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > San Pedro de Macoris Province > San Pedro de Macoris > El Soco
Price Range: €123 - €352 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Grand Bahia Principe La Romana 3.5*
Number of rooms: 400
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Gran Bahia Principe La Romana Hotel La Romana
Santana Beach Resort
La Romana Gran Bahia Principe
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“Best rooms are in the Gold category. We were in Bldg 27, Ocean Front, end room, pool and pool bar view off the right side of our balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles Tim_JanAshville_NY, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The safe in your room costs $4 a day ($56 for two weeks).. Why when you have to set it up yourself?”
 of 5 bubbles carm0rr, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Royal golden was awesome”
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