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The Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana is located directly on the famous white-sand beach of Playa Bavaro, approximately 35 km from the Punta Cana airport.
Hotel details
Important information
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  • During the Holy Week, please take note that all watersports in the Dominican Republic will be suspended.
    As per new legislation, all discotheques open to the public are to shut down at midnight from Monday to Friday and 2 am on Saturday and Sunday. This may result in various discotheques being closed until further notice. For the hotels that have a discotheque dedicated only to hotel clientele, regular operation hours are maintained. Furthermore, for the casinos that remain open until 4 am, no alcohol is served after midnight on weekdays and after 2 am on weekends.

Mandatory Information: Royal Golden Club transfers

  •  December 5, 2017:

    Please take note with the Royal Golden Club, direct transfers are offered only between Punta Cana airport and the resort.

Brochure Erratum(s)

  • Please take note of the following change in our 2017-2018 brochure. 
     
    June 28th, 2017:
    Please take note that as of January 1st 2018, the safety deposit box will be included in all categories.
About your Hotel
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Hotel Location

  • Approximately 35 km from Punta Cana International Airport
  • Beachfront
  • Close to a park/nature reserve
  • Area: Bavaro Beach

Hotel Description

  • 756 rooms
  • 24 villa(s) of 3 storey(s)

Services

  • Parking available at the hotel
  • 2 pool(s)
  • 5 restaurant(s)
  • 7 bar(s)
  • 24h drinks
  • 24h snacks
  • Disco
  • Fitness center
  • Playground
  • Internet business center ($)
  • Evening entertainment
  • Convenience Store ($)
  • Casino (off site $)
    • Black Jack tables
    • Game tables
    • Poker tables
    • Roulette
    • Slot machines
  • Spa ($)
  • Doctor on site ($)
  • Laundry services ($)
  • 3 tennis court(s)
  • -
  • Water park
  • WiFi available in :
    • Lobby
    • Room ($)
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM ($)
  • Shuttle service throughout the resort
  • Shuttle service off site
  • Check-in time : 3:00 PM
  • Check-out time : 12:00 PM
  • Shopping centre ($)
  • Scuba diving
  • Mini-disco
  • Babysitting ($)
  • Golf course nearby ($)
  • Jewellery store ($)
  • Gift shop ($)
  • Photo shop ($)
  • Minimum age to check in without an adult : 18 years old
  • Convention centre ($)
  • Spa services ($)

Beach

  • Beach Club on site
  • Beach Club (facilities on the beach) : Yes (included)
  • Lounge chairs
  • Palapas
  • Topless allowed

Hotel Contact Information

  • Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana 4.5*
  • Crta. Arena Gorda - Macao. Higüey, Província La Altagracia, Dominican Republic.
  • Tel.: 8095521444
  • Fax : 8094684327
  • Email : info.puntacana@bahia-principe.com
Inclusions
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For travel between November 1, 2017 and October 31, 2018

Package

All inclusive (AI) meal plan :

Our most popular vacation option features:

3 meals a day
Unlimited alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks
A variety of activities

And more!

General inclusions :
  • Roundtrip transfers between airport and hotel (package only)
  • Roundtrip flight in Economy Class (package only)
  • Hotel taxes and service charges
  • Accommodation for the chosen period
  • À la carte dinners 3 times per week (reservations required)
  • Daily activities program
  • Daily sports
  • Disco (admission and drinks included)
  • Domestic drinks (unlimited, house wine included)
  • Evening entertainment
  • Gala dinner on Dec. 31
  • Introduction to scuba diving in pool once per stay
  • Live music
  • Mini-bar restocked daily (water, soft drinks and beer)
  • Non-motorized water sports (1 hour/day)
  • Selected international drinks (unlimited)
  • Snacks soft drinks and domestic beer at Pueblo Principe
  • Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Access to services at the Grand Bahia Principe Bávaro and Grand Bahia Principe Turquesa, adjacent to the Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana, (except Buffet and Gourmet restaurants) and access to the bars and restaurants located at the Bahia Principe Village.
  • Service of a representative at destination
  • Honeymoon package
Distinction Collection inclusions *:
  • Direct transfer between the airport and hotel (package only)
  • À la carte dinners (additional guaranteed reservations may apply)
  • Welcome cocktail upon arrival
  • Mini-bar restocked daily
  • Selected international drinks (unlimited)
  • Safety deposit box (free)
  • Cool Towel upon arrival
  • Bathrobes and slippers in room
  • Beach towels in room
  • WiFi (free in the lobby (some restrictions may apply))
* Included with "Junior Suite Superior Royal Golden 5*" only
Royal Golden inclusions *:
  • À la carte dinners (1 extra à la carte dinner/week for a total of 4, reservations required)
  • Safety deposit box
  • Separate check-in
  • Welcome cocktail upon arrival
  • Cool Towel upon arrival
  • Distinct identification bracelet
  • Dedicated room location : accommodation in spacious junior suites with whirlpool, located closest to the beach
  • Bottle of rum in room upon arrival
  • Beach towels in room
  • Bathrobes and slippers in room upon arrival
  • Turn-down service
  • Concierge service with direct phone line
  • Room service 24-hours (light menu)
  • VIP room amenities
  • Access to the Royal Golden Club House, a private lounge exclusive to Royal Golden guests
  • Complimentary Internet access at the Club House
  • Spa treatment discounts of 20%/adult
  • Upgrade mini-bar
  • Complimentary WiFi in the lobby (24-hour)
* Included with "Junior Suite Superior Royal Golden 5*" only

Accommodation only

All inclusive (AI) meal plan :

Our most popular vacation option features:

3 meals a day
Unlimited alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks
A variety of activities

And more!

General inclusions :
  • Hotel taxes and service charges
  • Accommodation for the chosen period
  • À la carte dinners 3 times per week (reservations required)
  • Daily activities program
  • Daily sports
  • Disco (admission and drinks included)
  • Domestic drinks (unlimited, house wine included)
  • Evening entertainment
  • Gala dinner on Dec. 31
  • Introduction to scuba diving in pool once per stay
  • Live music
  • Mini-bar restocked daily (water, soft drinks and beer)
  • Non-motorized water sports (1 hour/day)
  • Selected international drinks (unlimited)
  • Snacks soft drinks and domestic beer at Pueblo Principe
  • Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Access to services at the Grand Bahia Principe Bávaro and Grand Bahia Principe Turquesa, adjacent to the Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana, (except Buffet and Gourmet restaurants) and access to the bars and restaurants located at the Bahia Principe Village.
  • Service of a representative at destination
  • Honeymoon package
Distinction Collection inclusions *:
  • Direct transfer between the airport and hotel (package only)
  • À la carte dinners (additional guaranteed reservations may apply)
  • Welcome cocktail upon arrival
  • Mini-bar restocked daily
  • Selected international drinks (unlimited)
  • Safety deposit box (free)
  • Cool Towel upon arrival
  • Bathrobes and slippers in room
  • Beach towels in room
  • WiFi (free in the lobby (some restrictions may apply))
* Included with "Junior Suite Superior Royal Golden 5*" only
Royal Golden inclusions *:
  • À la carte dinners (1 extra à la carte dinner/week for a total of 4, reservations required)
  • Safety deposit box
  • Separate check-in
  • Welcome cocktail upon arrival
  • Cool Towel upon arrival
  • Distinct identification bracelet
  • Dedicated room location : accommodation in spacious junior suites with whirlpool, located closest to the beach
  • Bottle of rum in room upon arrival
  • Beach towels in room
  • Bathrobes and slippers in room upon arrival
  • Turn-down service
  • Concierge service with direct phone line
  • Room service 24-hours (light menu)
  • VIP room amenities
  • Access to the Royal Golden Club House, a private lounge exclusive to Royal Golden guests
  • Complimentary Internet access at the Club House
  • Spa treatment discounts of 20%/adult
  • Upgrade mini-bar
  • Complimentary WiFi in the lobby (24-hour)
* Included with "Junior Suite Superior Royal Golden 5*" only
Rooms
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  • For your comfort, each room offers :
  • Junior Suite Superior Royal Golden 5* > Ø

    Inclusions
    • Distinction Collection inclusions (Season 2017-2018)
    • Royal Golden inclusions (Season 2017-2018)
    • WiFi ($)
    • Mini-bar
    • In-room safe
    • Satellite TV
    • 110/120 volts
    • Size of the room : 43 m²
    • Run of the house View
    • Up to 4 people :
      • Maximum 3 adults
      • Maximum 2 children
    • Non-smoking room
    • 1 king-size bed and 1 sofa or 2 double beds and 1 sofa
    • Crib (on request)
    • Living area
    • Desk/Working area
    • Connecting room available on request
    • Balcony or terrace
    • Full bathroom
      • Shower : Regular
      • Bath type : Whirlpool
    • Whirlpool in room
    • Central air-conditioning
    • Ceiling fan
    • Radio/alarm clock
    • Coffee/tea-maker
    • Turndown service
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron & ironing board (on request)
    • Newspaper
    • Room service
    • Family Collection inclusions
    • Distinction Collection inclusions
    • Royal Golden inclusions
    • Bathrobes and slippers in room
    • Beach towels in room
    Free printed press available in Club House
  • Junior Suite Superior 4.5* > Ø

    • WiFi ($)
    • Mini-bar
    • In-room safe ($)
    • Satellite TV
    • 110/120 volts
    • Size of the room : 43 m²
    • Run of the house View
    • Up to 4 people :
      • Maximum 3 adults
      • Maximum 2 children
    • Non-smoking room
    • 1 king-size bed and 1 sofa or 2 double beds and 1 sofa
    • Crib (on request)
    • Living area
    • Desk/Working area
    • Connecting room available on request
    • Balcony or terrace
    • Full bathroom
      • Shower : Regular
      • Bath type : Whirlpool
    • Central air-conditioning
    • Ceiling fan
    • Coffee/tea-maker
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron & ironing board (on request)
    • Family Collection inclusions
Sports / Activities
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Sports

  • Boogie board
  • Deep sea fishing ($)
  • Fishing ($)
  • Golf course nearby ($)
  • Jetski ($)
  • Kayaking
  • Motorized water sports ($)
  • Non-motorized water sports
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Soccer
  • Tennis
    • 3 tennis court(s)
    • Night Tennis ($)
    • Tennis Pro ($)
  • Volleyball
  • Windsurfing

Activities

  • Aerobics
  • Aquafitness
  • Banana boat ($)
  • Bicycles
  • Catamaran
  • Catamaran lessons
  • Dance lessons
  • Fitness center
  • Games room
  • Introduction to scuba diving in pool
  • Karaoke
  • Mini-golf
  • Ping-pong
  • Pool tables
  • Scuba Diving
  • Spanish lessons
  • Stretching sessions
  • Windsurfing lessons
Internet
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WiFi available in :

  • Lobby
  • Room ($)

Internet for Business ($)



24hrs Free WiFi in the lobby
Distinction Collection
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Extraordinary Extras

Who doesn’t like to be pampered during their all-inclusive Sun holidays? With our Distinction Collection, you’ll unlock new levels of indulgence. Toast to your vacation with a welcome cocktail. Slide into comfort with plush bathrobes. Dine at your favourite gourmet restaurant. The good life just doesn’t get any better than this.

Benefits exclusive to Transat * 
Direct roundtrip transfers between airport and hotel ** 
Additional guaranteed reservations at à la carte restaurants
Free WiFi in the lobby *** 
Mini-bar stocked daily
Unlimited select international drinks
Free in-room safe

YOU’LL ALSO ENJOY…
Welcome cocktail and cold towel upon arrival
Beach towels, bathrobes and slippers in the room
Bottle of wine or local specialty in the room upon arrival
Concierge service
Turndown service
Golf or spa discounts*

* Some inclusions may vary by resort. See hotel inclusions for details.
** Not available at the Meliá Cayo Guillermo.
*** One hour or more per day. Some restrictions may apply in Cuba.
 
May be available with some room categories, according to the property
Restaurants / Bars
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  • This information is for informational purposes only and can change depending of the occupancy and season.
    • 24h snacks
    • 24h drinks
    • Disco
  • Restaurant(s)

    • Orquidea
      Image bar
      • Breakfast : Buffet Restaurant
      • Lunch : Buffet Restaurant
      • Dinner : Buffet Restaurant
      • Air conditioning
      • Evening dress code: Casual
      • High chairs available
    • Mikado
      Image bar
      • Dinner : À la Carte Japanese
      • Reservation required
      • Air conditioning
      • Evening dress code: Semi-formal
      • High chairs available
    • Garden Grill
      Image bar
      • Dinner : À la Carte Steakhouse
      • Reservation required
      • Air conditioning
      • Evening dress code: Semi-formal
      • High chairs available
    • El Pescador
      Image bar
      • Dinner : À la Carte Mediterranean
      • Reservation required
      • Air conditioning
      • Evening dress code: Semi-formal
      • High chairs available
    • Piscis
      Image bar
      • Lunch : Snack Bar
      • Evening dress code: Casual
      • High chairs available
      • Smoking area
  • Bar(s)

    • Daiquiri
      Image bar
      • Location : Lobby
      • Opening time : 10:00
      • Closing time : 23:00
      • Local drinks
      • International drinks
      • Premium drinks ($)
    • Congas Bachata
      Image bar
      • Disco
      • Opening time : 00:00
      • Closing time : 02:00
      • Local drinks
      • International drinks
      Located in Pueblo Principe
    • Disco
      Image bar
      • Disco
      • Opening time : 00:00
      • Closing time : 02:00
      • Local drinks
      • International drinks
      Located in Bavaro section
    • Terraza
      Image bar
      • Opening time : 22:30
      • Closing time : 00:00
      • Local drinks
      • International drinks
      Located in Pueblo Principe
    • Merengue
      Image bar
      • Opening time : 21:00
      • Closing time : 23:00
      • Local drinks
      • International drinks
      Located in Bavaro section
    • Sports Bar & Karaoke
      Image bar
      • Sports Bar
      • Opening time : 19:00
      • Closing time : 00:00
      • Local drinks
      • International drinks
    • Main Pool
      Image bar
      • Location : Pool
      • Opening time : 10:00
      • Closing time : 18:00
      • Local drinks
      • International drinks
Kids
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  • Kids' Club (ages 4 to 12)
  • 1 kids pool(s)
  • Playground
  • Water park
  • Mini-disco
  • Babysitting ($)
  • High chair available at the restaurant(s)
Golf 1
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  • There’s nothing like a good game of golf to get you in the vacation spirit, so here's some information on nearby golf course(s) offering advantageous rates locally ($).

    This information is for informational purposes only and is subject to change.,

Punta Blanca Golf Club

Designed by Nick Price
Ctra. Arena Gorda a Macao, Bávaro
8094684734
8094684113
  • Golf Course near the property
  • 18 holes
  • Men handicap : 36
  • Women handicap : 36
  • Driving range
  • Lockers ($)
  • Par 72
  • Black: 7,174 yd. (76.0/138) - Blue: 6,706 yd. (72.8/132) - White: 6,186 yd. (71.2/125) - Red: 5,583 yd. (72.5/130)
  • Pre-reserved tee times available
  • Formal dress code
  • Putting green
  • Teaching pro ($)
  • Club house ($)
  • Mandatory golf cart ($)
  • Pro shop ($)
Scuba Diving
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Services ($)

  • Introduction to scuba diving in pool
  • Scuba diving centre off-site
  • PADI certification
Spa
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Services ($)

  • Body Treatments
  • Massage
Wedding / Honeymoon
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Free honeymoon package

Wedding package ($)

Honeymoon package ($)

Eco-responsible
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Blue Flag

Blue Flag is an international sustainable management program for beaches and marinas.
Special offers
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  • 1st child under 13 stays and eats free (2017-2018)

      • Sharing the same room with 2 paying adults
      • Applicable for travel between May 1, 2018 and June 30, 2018
  • 2nd child under 13 stays and eats free (2017-2018)

      • Sharing the same room with 2 paying adults
      • Applicable for travel:
        • Between November 1, 2017 and December 23, 2017
        • Between January 3, 2018 and April 30, 2018
        • Between July 1, 2018 and August 31, 2018
Ratings
0000¼ 7133 Review(s)
TripAdvisor rating
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TripAdvisor rating : Last 3 reviews
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An absolute embarrassment to the international hospitality industry!! 0¼¼¼¼ December 6, 2017

  • I would never, ever recommend this property under any circumstance. My wife and I had planned a vacation to this resort months in advance only to have our hopes and expectations shattered by the most...
  • sentientm

Would not return 00¼¼¼ December 6, 2017

  • Room was OK, but definitely not an "all-inclusive" as advertised. WiFi only available in the lobby. If you want additional WiFi, you have to pay. The safe in the room was not included, you had to...
  • deborahmO2349YS

Very good vacation 0000¼ December 5, 2017

  • This was our first time at this resort. Transfer from the airport was on time. Upon arrival at GB the Bell Boy unloaded the luggage from the bus and a drink was offered. Our room was ready, however...
  • 2Cruiser2008
Transat rating
8888*
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Hotel Ranking Descriptions

★★★★★ A luxury resort offering first-class accommodation along with a very wide range of services and facilities.
★★★★ A superior resort offering a high standard of accommodation along with a wide array of services and facilities.
★★★ An intermediate resort offering a good price/quality ratio along with pleasant accommodation and various services.
★★ A standard resort offering comfortable accommodation and basic services.
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