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Bahia Principe Grand Bavaro

Arena Gorda-Macao, Seccion Baigua, Punta Cana 9735 Dominican Republic
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash
  • Floors marked for social distancing
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Contactless check-in
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Updated 25/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.


#91 of 156 hotels in Punta Cana
Facilities and services 2 lake-style pools Large sun terrace New relaxation zone with Bali beds, sun umbrellas and loungers Pool and beach towels BAHIA SPA (additional charge) Sports facilities: gym, 3 tennis courts (floodlit for an additional charge), multi-sports court Water activity centre WiFi access in the lobby (24h free of charge) and in rooms (additional charge) Entertainment theatre Wedding gazebo 1 buffet restaurant and 17 speciality restaurants Japanese restaurant 10 bars 3 Snack Bars Cocktail Lounge Punta Blanca Golf Club: 18 hole Golf Punta Blanca Golf Club designed by Nick Price (additional charge) Pueblo Principe: Shopping and Leisure Mall with local craft stores, live music, shows, stores, bars, karaoke, disco and casino Rooms 816 rooms including two types: Superior Junior Suite and Club Hacienda Junior Suite Room facilities: King size bed or two full size beds Fully-equipped bathroom with hydromassage bath tub, hair dryer and magnifying mirror Sitting area with sofa Air conditioning Ceiling fan Telephone Alarm clock Satellite TV Minibar Coffee-making facilities Safe (additional charge) Ironing set Wifi (additional charge) Club Hacienda Junior Suite (See page 18 Club Golden, Club Hacienda) Children Bahia Scouts The hotel is perfect for families, offering a range of facilities tailored especially for children, including the following: Mini Club for children aged 4 to 12 Evening Mini Disco Babysitting service (additional charge) Bahia Scouts Water Park Fun Area and Adventure Park (additional charge) Teens' Club (11-16 years) Other services 24 hour medical service (additional charge) Pharmacy (additional charge) Bus stop opposite the hotel Meeting and convention room Personalised menus (for celiacs, diabetics, etc.) Available on request and subject to circumstances Specialised service for organising weddings, incentive trips, events and anniversaries
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Property amenities
Free parking
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Casino and Gambling
Hot tub
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
Fitness classes
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Swimup bar
Poolside bar
Golf course
Mini golf
Tennis court
Water park
Entertainment staff
Evening entertainment
Table tennis
Nightclub / DJ
Indoor play area for children
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Kids club
Airport transportation
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Couples massage
Facial treatments
Full body massage
Head massage
Baggage storage
Currency exchange
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun umbrellas
Butler service
Laundry service
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Room features
Air conditioning
Private balcony
Room service
Flatscreen TV
Room types
Ocean view
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Languages Spoken
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AmazinA1 wrote a review May 2021
Chicago4 contributions4 helpful votes
Overall we had a good time. Nice resort, the entertainment for adults was dull after the first two days. Stayed 5nights. Swim up bars were closed. The room lights were very dim. Very dim! Staff was really nice. The mosquitoes were definitely biting, make sure you bring repellent. The food was just ok, nothing special about it. I don’t remember anything to brag about. Oh the seaweed was ridiculous, better to just get in the swimming pools. The spa- massage was great! I would definitely try another resort if I returned.
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Date of stay: May 2021Trip type: Traveled with friends
Giuliana M wrote a review May 2020
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I went a few years ago and I loved it. The food was amazing, the rooms were always clean and what can I say about the beach? Was fabulous. A light blue sea next to white sand, I was fascinated! I would love to come back and visit Saona Island
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Date of stay: June 2019
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Response from BPCompBav, Online Reputation at Bahia Principe Grand Bavaro
Responded 13 May 2020
Dear Giuliana, We greatly appreciate all your comments. It is a pleasure to know that your visit to Punta Cana your trip went very well. Thank you for your comments and looking forward to welcoming you once again! Kind regards, Luz Caraballo Online Reputation Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort
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marie h wrote a review Apr 2020
Sheffield, United Kingdom15 contributions21 helpful votes
On arrival looks great. Gardens are amazing but rooms very old needs a refurbishment. Food was ok not amazing but you would not go hungry. Booking restaurants ok but repetitive Indian was awful. Drinks not good not enough information as to what you can have.and also other hotels are in the same complex and was refused s drink as we wasnt from that hotel its very confusing!! Everything is about tipping which we didnt mind as all the staff work hard and long hours for little money. If you give them a couple of dollars they will look after you .the men thst drive the little buggy which takes you around complex are very miserable and loose out on tips .all in all an enjoyable stay but definitely not 5 star and too big next time i would look for a more smaller hotel where you can get a drink or food from anywhere. Can I say hi to Jose in the restaurant you work so hard my friend .
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Date of stay: March 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Response from BPCompBav, Online Reputation at Bahia Principe Grand Bavaro
Responded 13 May 2020
Dear Marie, Thank you for your review. We apologize for any inconvenience you may have experienced. Your observations have been taken in the highest consideration. Kind regards, Luz Caraballo Online Reputation Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort
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hansvanderveen1 wrote a review Mar 2020
Enschede, The Netherlands23 contributions7 helpful votes
Nice beaches, clean property, lot of nice staff, enough food the whole day. You get around by trains they bring you from lobby to beach whole day. Everywhere there are disinfection gel bottles. Rooms getting older but ok and clean. Satellite TV, WIFI works Some issues to be fixed 1) staff lots of time busy with each other. 2) Food 90% almost cold. We waited for new servings to get it hot. 3) Restaurants to book for Europe poor except for teppanyaki restaurant. Difference in chef makes it. We do not like a loud environment so the screaming chef is passe. Food was good and warm)))). Al-a-cart skip because food was poor. Sushi you hardly can call sushi. 3) People occupying the beds from 07.00 in the morning with towels at the beach or pool. Later you only see chairs with towels and no people till later that day. I would put staff in place to control this from early in the morning and remove towels.... you do this once and problem is solved forever. 4) Loud music in pool and even sometimes at beaches is really disturbing. We are there to hear the sea and enjoy our rest. Beside that the kind of music is so individual that it is kind of not okay to make everybody listen to it. So we went far away from the noise. 5) Check in late was slow and we got not really informed how the system works. We had to find out ourselves. Would be nice to get short but useful directions and information. Even at the room you will find no info about the property. Average we where happy with our stay.
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Date of stay: March 2020
2 Helpful votes
Response from BPCompBav, Online Reputation at Bahia Principe Grand Bavaro
Responded 26 Mar 2020
Dear Guest, We greatly appreciate that you praised our food. It is a pleasure to learn that you were delighted with our gastronomic offer and the amazing services provided in our hotel. We hope to welcome you in the near future on our premises to experience the hospitality of our people, the quality of our services and facilities. Best regards, Adriana Peguero Online Reputation Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort
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Jockomondo wrote a review Mar 2020
Rotherham, United Kingdom15 contributions16 helpful votes
After a long flight from England we arrived at our hotel .check in was slow but our room was ready .we had asked for a lower room and near to restaurants as my husband is disabled and can not climb stairs.there are two pools which were clean only complaint about that towels had to be collected from the main pool.food was terrible and repetitive.resturant staff not many spoke English and could not understand what you were speaking about always ready for you to tip them every time.the baggage boys were helpful and drove us to the pharmacy to get some cream for the mosquito bites.thenshows at night were very basic and lasted about an hour.while on my holiday we had problems with our room first the phone never worked while we were there reporting it every day .electric went off while we were using shower.lights on wall didn’t work.the cleaner for our room was poor and never finished room leaving bed not finished pillows scattered on bed settee next to window.bath didn’t look like it had been cleaned while we were there.we found this hotel is to large and not suitable for disabled people as things are to far apart and we had to borrow a wheel chair to push my husband around the site.we will not been visiting this hotel again.
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Date of stay: March 2020
1 Helpful vote
Response from BPCompBav, Online Reputation at Bahia Principe Grand Bavaro
Responded 26 Mar 2020
Dear Guest, We appreciate that you take the time to send us your comments regarding your experience. We regret that we were not able to fulfill your expectations and you were disappointed with this experience. However, we would like to clarify despite the size of our Resort, appropriate measures have been taken in order to ensure guest satisfaction and the expected quality of each of our services. We are always at your disposal, Adriana Peguero Online Reputation Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort
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US$123 - US$682 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Frequently Asked Questions about Bahia Principe Grand Bavaro
Which popular attractions are close to Bahia Principe Grand Bavaro?
Nearby attractions include Arena Gorda Beach (0.6 km), Splash Water Park (0.9 km), and Riu Palace Macao Casino (1.0 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Bahia Principe Grand Bavaro?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a swimup bar, a pool, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Bahia Principe Grand Bavaro?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Bahia Principe Grand Bavaro?
Guests can enjoy a swimup bar, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Bahia Principe Grand Bavaro?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Bahia Principe Grand Bavaro?
Conveniently located restaurants include Kukua Beach Club & Restaurant, Restaurant Maiko, and Restaurant Garden Grill.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Bahia Principe Grand Bavaro?
Yes, guests have access to a pool, a fitness centre, and fitness classes during their stay.
Does Bahia Principe Grand Bavaro have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Bahia Principe Grand Bavaro offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Does Bahia Principe Grand Bavaro offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business centre, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Does Bahia Principe Grand Bavaro have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the ocean view available here.
Is Bahia Principe Grand Bavaro accessible?
Yes, it offers reduced mobility rooms and facilities for disabled guests. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.