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Grand Bahia Principe Coba

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Boisbriand, Quebec, Canada
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2013

We are back from Coba GB september the 21 at first let me say that there was a total confusion disorder at the lobby it never been recorded before that we have been to other Bahia ,therefore we had the same treatement like other new guest.Never been told the transportation system quet well it is a huge ressort a lots... More 

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1 Thank Serge M
RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Serge, We are thankful that you shared your review. It is a delight to know that you enjoyed our beautiful facilities. All your suggestions are more than welcome. Please, rest assured that we have taken steps to improve where is necessary. It will be our pleasure to welcome you at any hotel of our chain. Sending you our warmest... More 

Corby, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2013

We travelled on the 13/9/2013 for two weeks in the Riviera Maya Resort and arrived at Cancun airport on the Friday afternoon, unfortunately to heavy rain which had apparently been the case for the last two weeks so this wasn't boding well for us. Our transfer was about 1 hour 20 mins with three other drop offs of which all... More 

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Jayne, Thank you very much for sharing your comments. It is delightful that you had a great holiday and enjoyed your time here. We are honored that you had decided to trust us your holidays for first time in an all- inclusive Resort. We are very proud of our job because your comments show us that we fulfilled your... More 

Barrow
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2013

We have visited a lot of very nice places and yet this is still one of the best hotels we have ever stayed in. If the bed is too hard ask for a matress topper and it will be on your bed before bed time! The staff are all so happy and helpfull. The food in the main buffets is... More 

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Sophie, Thank you very much for your comments. It is kind of you to share your experience at Gran Bahía Príncipe Coba. We are delighted to read that you were pleased with the facilities. We are very proud of our job because your comments show us that we fulfilled your expectations and you really had a great time with... More 

Swansea, Illinois
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63 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2013 via mobile

To begin with, I have stayed at over 10 AI throughout Cancun any Riviera Maya area. So far this has been a tie with the worst. I had stayed at GB tulum years ago and after re reading my review I had said Coba would probably be better and that the food was good. Well, not so much. Once arrived,... More 

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3 Thank Fairviews
RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Tripadvisor user, First of all we would like to thank you for sharing your comments and for choosing us. We really appreciate that you have taken time to share your opinion about your stay. We are glad to read that you enjoyed our facilities. We are truly sorry that we could not fulfill your expectations despite our highest quality... More 

Dundas, Ontario, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2013

Here we are in Cancun airport ready to fly home (Oct 2, 2013) and we just couldn't wait to write this review. My wife and I travel a couple of times a year and have always booked different places simply because we like variety. BUT,,, this is a place that we will definitely return to. It's simply HUGE,, extremely clean,... More 

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Dave, We would like to thank you for taking time to write your feedback. All comments are very kind. Also we would like to thank you very much for appreciating the job of our staff. It is our best compensation for our effort. We have sent them your compliments, especially the ones you mentioned. They will be delighted to... More 

Mt. Pearl, Newfoundland
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2013

Went back to the Coba in November of last year and June of this year for our second and third time. This place is heaven on earth!! Each time we have brought more people with us for them to enjoy this beautiful place. The staff are amazing, especially Anna, Louis, and Angel in the main buffet, and Florentina in the... More 

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Lisa, We appreciate that you have shared your comments about your third stay with us. Thank you very much for your regard. It is great to read the comments of our frequent guests and that you enjoyed the facilities we offer and the good service of our staff. All of them will be delighted to read your compliments. It... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2013

Very good resort overall. the guys there were just awesome. Beldamar, george and eduardo were amazing. Also the girls in the daycare were amazing I dont recall their names but they were awesome. The food in the resturants was good and the water sports park for the kids is just an art. the room service was good too and the... More 

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Tripadvisor user, Thank you very much for your kind opinion regarding your vacations at Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts. It is amazing that all your family had a stay full of bliss, especially our little guest that enjoyed the water park. We are very honored for the comments about our staff. All of them will be very pleased to... More 

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2013

I just got back from GBP Coba on Sunday September 29 my sister has been here several times and recommended it to us. We didn't take the transfer we used Cancun Cabs awesome company to use I highly recommend using them $ 144.00 for 6 people return. I loved it the place is huge got to use all the ammenties... More 

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Sonia, We are grateful that you shared your detailed review and that beautiful pictures which show us the enjoyable holidays that you had. Your valuable comments make us feel our effort worth it. We are very grateful that you had chosen our resort to spend your vacations in the Mexican Caribbean; it is a delight to know that you... More 

ISLAND
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12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2013

We Stayed at Coba again but this time through the Privilege Club. Ernesto and Jorge were extremely Helpful ! Food at the Buffets and the a la cart Rest were good, But our Favorite still is La Gourmet - Antonio Service is Top Notch and the Food was AMAZING!!! Having a Special Mayan Coffee Drink made by Ophila or Martha... More 

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PrivilegeClub, Manager at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear CanadianBC, From behalf of the entire Bahia Principe Privilege Club, I would like to thank you for taking the time to write about your recent vacations experience as Privilege Club members at Grand Bahia Principe Coba. We are thrilled to know that you enjoyed the hotel facilities, stores, buffet and restaurants of all 4 resorts within the complex and... More 

London, Ontario, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2013

This resort is one of the best I have been too my second to the Bahia family , the staff Is absolutely wonderful , clean , the grounds are kept impeccable. Entertainment was great the Michael Jackson show blew us out of the water ... the buffet had so many options and if you left with a complaint I would... More 

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RRPPCOBA, Public Relations at Grand Bahia Principe Coba, responded to this review

Dear Deborah, It is kind of you to share your comments, about your experience at Gran Bahía Príncipe Coba. One of our main goals is to make our guests happy. We appreciate your positive comments about the effort of our staff. We will communicate them your kind words. They will be proud of the recognition for their work. Thank you... More 

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Golf course
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
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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 

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Address: Carretera Chetumal - Cancun Km 250, Akumal 77760, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Akumal
Price Range: €153 - €403 (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, Mexico - Akumal
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#7 Family Hotel in Akumal
#8 Spa Hotel in Akumal
#8 Romantic Hotel in Akumal
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Akumal
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“Do you like the beach or, being near the pools? Choose accordingly as far as where the room is in relation to where you will be.”
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“We emailed 2 weeks before we went and asked for a room on the 3rd floor near the pool and that's what we got.”
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“Get your dinner reservations in as soon as you check in. They fill up fast and many could not even get in for their 4 in seven days.”
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