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Grand Bahia Principe Tulum

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2014

I know that this is a really late review but, is been a busy 6 months or so since we got back from our holiday.. My family and I booked a holiday to Mexico and stayed at the Grand Bahia Principe Akumal and we were not disappointed the 2 week break was amazing, we did have a few teething problems... More 

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6 Thank Dee S
RRPPTULUM, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum, responded to this review

Dear Dee: We take this opportunity to thank you for the review you have written for the benefit of the TripAdvisor community. There is immense pleasure of having a guest such as your self speak in such high regard for our Bahia Principe Riviera Maya. The fact that we continue to receive positive reviews from our guests is proof of... More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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26 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2014

This was our 5th visit to this resort, and for sure not the last one. Previously we stayed at Coba and Sian Kaan, this year was our first time at Tulum. Originally we booked our room at Coba, but it seems they become more a family oriented hotel and it was way too noisy for us. We requested transfer to... More 

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5 Thank Sylvia M
RRPPTULUM, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum, responded to this review

Dear Sylvia & James: We feel much honored to read your kind remarks in regards of your fifth visit to our hotel. On behalf of all the staff of the Bahia Principe Riviera Maya Resort, we want to express our appreciation for the time you took to write and describe your appreciations of the service we provide. The fact that... More 

Terrace
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2014

I am just echoing my sister, Jane Garner's, response of the tremendous vacation we enjoyed at this resort Jan 21-28, 2014. Three sisters and our 84 year old dad were pampered and treated to the lush surrounding, tranquil setting, easygoing pace, and by far the most outstanding was the personal service from ALL staff. We stayed at the Club Diamond... More 

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3 Thank shcTerrace
RRPPTULUM, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum, responded to this review

Dear Sonja: We are honored to have had the opportunity to serve you again! Your generous words are greatly appreciated as we are certain your review will prove invaluable to other travelers. Thank you for highlighting Gabriel, Alfredo, Roberta, Liz, Fernando, Yaneth and Laura treatments. It is important for us to know that our associates efforts are appreciated by our... More 

York, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2014

We returned today after 2 great weeks staying at Grand Bahia Prinipe Tulum. Before we went we studied the reviews on Trip Advisor, took the advice and emailed to request a 3rd floor bedroom with a sea view and restaurant bookings for the 2 weeks. The restaurant bookings were confirmed and Tulum Guest Services said they would do their best... More 

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10 Thank Nicola042
RRPPTULUM, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum, responded to this review

Dear Nicola: Thank you for your kind review which you have shared with other travelers. We appreciate that you took the time to remember us. The fact that we continue to receive positive reviews from our guests is proof of our commitment to consistent and quality service. As we love to receive the positive comments, we also are taking notes... More 

Calpe, Spain
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2014

We stayed in the Tulum from the 8-1-14 / 23-1-14 our party consisted of myself and my husband, 3 children aged 22, 17, 15, another 22 yr old (daughters boyfriend) and a 16yr old friend..... the rooms were very spacious with tv, coffee making facilities and a fridge, which was stocked everyday with pop, beer and a small chocolate bar... More 

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9 Thank Julie M
RRPPTULUM, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum, responded to this review

Dear Julie: We are glad to know that Bahia Principe Riviera Maya Resort was a good host during your vacation. Thank you very much for taking the time to write your positive impressions. Thank you for the good publicity to family, friends and other future travelers and hope to see you back soon in Grand Bahia Principe Tulum. Best Regards,... More 

Hamilton, Canada
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28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2014

We returned last night from the Grand Bahia Principe Tulum resort hotel and are sorry to be home! this was the best vacation I have been on in years, and the best facility I have stayed in. As in most of the reviews, the staff, the food and the facilities were absolutely 5 star quality, with friendly people and constant... More 

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6 Thank LRWontario
RRPPTULUM, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum, responded to this review

Dear LRWontario: It sounds great that you had enjoyed yourselves during your visit to Bahia Principe Riviera Maya Resort and that you had left behind for a while the bustle of everyday life. Thank you for the time you took to add your opinion at this website and for staying with us, we look forward to be able to welcome... More 

Helsinki, Finland
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2014

We stayed in GBP Tulum Hacienda (Diamond Club) 16th-30th January. Before booking we read a lot of these Tripadvisor reviews and found them very useful. We knew what to expect. Hotel area: It is huge. It’s easy to use the trains if you don’t want to walk. We visited the Coba and Akumal sites also and we preferred that Tulum... More 

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9 Thank Tri A
RRPPTULUM, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum, responded to this review

Dear Tri: On behalf of all the hotel staff; thank you for your informative review. We were delighted to hear that you had a wonderful vacation with us. At the Bahia Principe Riviera Maya Resort we take pride in offering our guests good accommodations and the very best in food and beverages. The comments and suggestions we receive from our... More 

Lake Saint Louis, Missouri
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150 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2014

We just returned from a 5 night stay at the Tulum property. We've traveled many times to Cozumel, Playa del Carmen, etc. Never made it quite this far down the coast. We've stayed in boutique hotels, dives and a number of all inclusive resorts. Here's what we thought of the Grand Bahia Principe Tulum... Pros: * Beautiful resort and grounds.... More 

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RRPPTULUM, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum, responded to this review

Dear twwcda: First of all please receive greetings from the Grand Bahia Principe Tulum Hotel; we would like to take this opportunity to thank you for choosing our hotel to enjoy your holiday. The comments and suggestions we receive from our customers are very important to maintain quality and service in the Gran Bahia Principe Riviera Maya Resort. We hope... More 

Chichester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2014

The first thing is that the complex is huge. All three hotels are accessible and you can use, set and relax in all three, tulum, akumal and coba. The staff are helpful and friendly, always smiling and saying hola. The hotel is clean and the grounds attended to daily, such care you rarely see in a European hotel or resort.... More 

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9 Thank ginger2514
RRPPTULUM, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum, responded to this review

Dear ginger2514: We consider it to be a great honor to have had the opportunity to have served you and the fact that you endorsed our property highly, is very motivating our managers and staff to keep on going the extra mile. On behalf of all the staff, we thank you for letting us know your observations regarding the Public... More 

Waterloo, Ontario
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10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2014

My husband and I stayed at the Grand Bahia Principe Tulum resort from Jan 18 – 25, 2014 with our adult children. We loved this resort and will go back. It was just over 1.5 hours to get to our resort from the airport. The roads were very good, and we only made two stops at other resorts. For someone... More 

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6 Thank PeggyOnHolidays
RRPPTULUM, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum, responded to this review

Dear Peggy: Thank you for your kind review which you have shared with other travelers. We appreciate that you took the time to remember us. Your experience is a true testament of the dedication of our staff to ensure that you have all the necessary ingredients for an unforgettable vacation. The fact that we continue to receive positive reviews from... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
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  • Minibar
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Facilities and services 3 pools (including 2 with Jacuzzi for relaxation) 1 Jacuzzi Large sun terrace with loungers and sun umbrellas BAHIA SPA (additional charge) Sports facilities: gym, 5 tennis courts, bicycles Motorised sports (additional charge) Water activity and scuba diving centre Entertainment amphitheatres WiFi access in the lobby (1 h per day free of charge) and in rooms additional charge) 1 buffet restaurant 3 a la carte restaurants 6 Bars Snack-Bar Wedding gazebo Dolphinarium (additional charge) 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 978 rooms including 4 types: Superior, Superior Junior Suite, Superior Club Hacienda and Club Hacienda Junior Suite. The Junior Suites are larger than the Superior rooms. Room facilities: King size bed (Superior Junior Suites) or 2 full size beds Sitting area (Superior Junior Suites) Fully-equipped bathroom: shower, wash basin, magnifying mirror and hair dryer Hydromassage bath tub (Superior Junior Suites) Bathroom amenities Balcony or terrace Air conditioning Ceiling fan Telephone Radio alarm clock Flat screen satellite TV Mini-bar (included) Coffee-making facilities Safe (additional charge) Ironing set WiFi (additional charge) Club Hacienda rooms (See page 18, Club Golden, Club Hacienda) Children Bahia Scouts Children can enjoy a range of specially-tailored facilities: Children's pool Mini Club with activities for children aged 4 to 12 Evening Mini Disco Bahia Scouts Water Park Other services On-site miniature railway providing access to all facilities 24 hour 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 Tulum

Address: Crta Chetumal - Cancun km 250, Akumal 77760, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Akumal
Price Range: €163 - €425 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Grand Bahia Principe Tulum 3.5*
Number of rooms: 960
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Also Known As:
Bahia Principe Tulum
Tulum Bahia Principe
Gran Bahia Tulum
Gran Bahia Principe Tulum Akumal
Gran Bahia Principe Hotel
Gran Bahia Principe Riviera Maya
Gran Principe Tulum
Gran Bahia Principe Mayan Riviera Resort
Gran Bahia Principe Mexico
Grand Bahia Principe Tulum Riviera Maya, Mexico - Akumal
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#6 Family Hotel in Akumal
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Akumal
#7 Spa Hotel in Akumal
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“Rooms that face away from busy hot spots like the pools and bars, as they can get noisy.”
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“Main floor rooms are succeptable to jungle animals. We chose third/top floor.”
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“We requested building 40 the rooms have an ocean view as well as pool view, rooms on 2nd floor have a great view.”
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