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Muskegon, Michigan
Reviewed 11 March 2013

This was our 5th consecutive annual visit to GBP Coba. We love this resort. It continues to be the best value on the Riviera Maya. They finally put flat screen tv's in the rooms with a much improved selection of programming. They have added in room wifi for a fee. The lobby wifi is still free and works well but...

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

Dear kainay , It is a pleasure to read that you enjoyed your 5Th annual visit to our Resort, it is a delight to know that you were pleased with the improvements to the property and that you feel benefited with the construction of the water park. We will transmit your observations and suggestions to our Food&Beverage Manager and the...

hillcrest alberta
Reviewed 11 March 2013

stayed 2 weeks and loved it. The 3 resorts for the price of one provided a great variety in meals and pools. requested a room change after the first day to be closer to friends and this was promptly done.Although our room was one of the closest to the highway the noise never intruded. Staff were very friendly and it...

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

Dear rendlaw, We really appreciate that you share with us your nice words and photo, our aim is to be able to obtain the maximum satisfaction of all our clients. It makes us happy to see that with you we did it . We have already sent your kinds words to all the members of our great team. It would...

Barrie, Canada
Reviewed 10 March 2013

My husband and I just returned from a 2 week vacation at this wonderful resort....the customer service was next to none, the resort beautiful and spotless! The food was great - whether you ate in one of the buffet restaurants or one of the a la carte restaurants. Be sure to book into the Don Pablo and the Japanese restaurants!...

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

Dear Marilyn, First of all thank you for trusting the Grand Bahia Principe Coba and choosing us to enjoy your holidays. We really appreciate that you are taking the time to share us some valuable comments about your stay with us. We are truly happy that you enjoyed the kindness and esprit service of all the member of our team...

Barrie, Canada
Reviewed 10 March 2013

My husband and I stayed at the Bahia Principe Coba from February 17 to 26, 2013. It was our sixth time in Mexico, but the first time at this hotel. It was disappointing that the bus ride from the Cancun airport was two hours, but if you can get past that, it was well worth the ride. The staff are...

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

Dear Kim S, First of all we really appreciate that you decide to visit the Gran Bahia Principe Coba for your holidays in Mexico this year. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit at our facility and the kindness and spirit of service of all the member that conform our great team. Comments like yours help us to improve...

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 10 March 2013

This was my first all-inclusive resort experience, and many friends had built up my expectations pretty high... We had to wait over an hour to pass Mexican customs and Immigration at Cancun Airport... The one-hour bus ride from the Cancun Airport is quite long when you can't wait to get to the beach... but the Air Transat Vacations staff provided...

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Dear Ironman316, We appreciate that you choose our Resort for your first all inclusive holiday. Thank you very much for sharing your experience here in the Grand Bahia Principe Coba. We are very happy to read that you enjoyed our facilities and the kindness and esprit of service of all our staff members. Annie and our Housekeeping department will be...

Aylmer, Canada
Reviewed 9 March 2013

We just got back from this resort on Mar 8, stayed Mar 1 - Mar 8. Like a lot of the other reviews on here, this hotel is spectacular. From the grounds, to the pools, to the staff, to the bell boys, ect. This was my wife and I first time to this country, let alone this resort. The whole...

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Dear J_J_H_1015, First of all we really appreciate that you decide to visit the Gran Bahia Principe Coba for your very first trip to the Mexican Caribbean. Thank you for sharing your experience with us. It is a pleasure to read that you join your time here in the Mexican Caribbean. We are really happy to read that you enjoined...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 9 March 2013

We stayed at the GBP Coba for one week with in a royal golden package. Room: We were in building 29 on the ground floor (any building on the 'main' road or surrounding the quiet pool recommended). The room was cleaned to perfection everyday with little towel creations awaiting our return. We tipped the maid daily between 100-500 pesos (1-5...

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Dear LALegault, On behalf of the Grand Bahia Principe Coba family we would like to thank you for sharing your experience here in our Resort. We are very happy to read that you have a nice time and that you have been pleased of our Golden package, Resort facilities and esprit of service of our team. The comments of our...

Port Perry, Ontario
Reviewed 8 March 2013

We just returned from a week in paradise; the GBP Coba is an excellent resort and we have stayed at the Grand Palladium and Iberostar. The food is great, especially the availability. There are snack bars and bars everywhere--very convenient. The a la cartes we visited were excellent especially Le Gourmet, Tequila and the fish restaurant in Coba; the Italian...

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

Dear Lors2702, We are happy to read that you have an excellent time here at the Gran Bahía Príncipe Coba. Your comments about the performs of our services do that our work is worth it. We will forward your lovely specials mentions to Omar it will make him proud of his excellent work. The comments and observations we receive from...

Regina, Canada
Reviewed 8 March 2013

Our 7 day trip - Feb 28 to March 7, 2013 began in pouring rain, still better than blowing snow, but quickly changed to beautiful sunny weather. We had done our research on this property, so emailed a few days ahead to Felix Schlokat who arranged our a la Carte dinners and granted all of our requests - thanks Felix!...

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Dear Jbtemps, Thank you very much for sharing your experience here in the Mexican Caribbean. The biggest objective here in Grand Bahía Príncipe Coba is to get the satisfaction of our guests, we are very happy that met our goal with you, we would be happy to share your kind words with Felix, Noemi, Jose Alfredo Nidia and will be...

Kemptville, Canada
Reviewed 8 March 2013

hot weather, large clean rooms, pristine grounds; AMAZING food- favorite restaurants: Mediterranian, japonese and definitly do the brazilian the meat is heavenly. Buffets are awesome- very good at every meal. Good variety. A little far from the airport, but worth it. We were a good 70mins with only one stop but would be longer with more (says up to 90mins...

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Dear Nadine613, We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for choosing Grand Bahia Principe Coba for your holidays, we are very happy that you have a pleasant stay. We really appreciate that you share with us your nice words and observations. One of the most important elements of our resort is our great team, they are the...

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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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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Golf Course
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  • Minibar
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • 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: ₹ 12,288 - ₹ 30,651 (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 Akumal, Riviera Maya, Mexico
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#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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“Jr suites = tons of space & balconies. No elevator- advise if not an option- bellhop will assist w/bags)”
 of 5 bubbles Nwakris, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We were in Villa 30A. Good central location.”
 of 5 bubbles mykidsmama, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Daily fee for the safe. Free wifi in lobbys. Don't rely on atm at the resort. Make your dinner reservations as soon as you check in!”
 of 5 bubbles AshleyE1982, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I would try to get a room near the Premier lobby because there are good options for shuttles, quiet, good buffet.”
 of 5 bubbles purlygurl, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“our building was quite quiet and close to pool and not far from lobby either, once we found our way lol”
 of 5 bubbles Leggyreeny, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
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