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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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  • Note that the flight may land at an airport other than the one associated to your destination. Be sure to review this information at the time of booking.
  • 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: Restaurant closure

  • March 31, 2015:

    Service not offered: Please take note that the gourmet restaurant is closed.
    As of: March 31, 2015

    We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this situation may cause you during your stay.

Brochure Erratum(s)

  • Please take note of the following change in our 2016-2017 brochure.
     
    August 3, 2016:
    The 1st child is at a cost and the 2nd child traveling is free.
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)
  • Accessible for people with restricted mobility
  • 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
  • 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, 2016 and October 31, 2017

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
  • 2 accessible pool(s) at the property
  • 16 accessible bar(s) at the property
  • 6 accessible restaurant(s) at the property
  • 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 Pueblo Principe.
  • Service of a representative at destination
  • Wedding package
  • 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
* Included with "Junior Suite Superior Royal Golden 5*" only
FAMILY COLLECTION INCLUSIONS :
  • Children's entertainment
  • Equipment for kids (playground, Bahia Scouts Water Park)
  • Kids' Club (ages 4 to 12)
  • Free seat selection for kids (some restrictions may apply, as per company policy)
  • Dedicated family check-in at airport counter (package only) available at main Canadian airports
  • Priority check-in and boarding (package only)
  • Priority baggage handling (package only)
  • Babysitting service ($)
  • Part of: Little Fish
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 identifcation 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-hour (light menu)
  • VIP room amenities
  • Access to the Royal Golden Club House, a private lounge exclusive to Royal Golden guests
  • Complimentary printed press and Internet access at the Club House
  • Spa treatment discounts (20%/adult)
  • Upgrade mini-bar
  • Complimentary WiFi in the lobby (24-hour)
* Included with "Junior Suite Superior Royal Golden 5*" only
WEDDING PACKAGE INCLUSIONS :
HONEYMOON PACKAGE INCLUSIONS :

HOTEL 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
  • 2 accessible pool(s) at the property
  • 16 accessible bar(s) at the property
  • 6 accessible restaurant(s) at the property
  • 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 Pueblo Principe.
  • Service of a representative at destination
  • Wedding package
  • 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
* Included with "Junior Suite Superior Royal Golden 5*" only
FAMILY COLLECTION INCLUSIONS :
  • Children's entertainment
  • Equipment for kids (playground, Bahia Scouts Water Park)
  • Kids' Club (ages 4 to 12)
  • Free seat selection for kids (some restrictions may apply, as per company policy)
  • Dedicated family check-in at airport counter (package only) available at main Canadian airports
  • Priority check-in and boarding (package only)
  • Priority baggage handling (package only)
  • Babysitting service ($)
  • Part of: Little Fish
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 identifcation 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-hour (light menu)
  • VIP room amenities
  • Access to the Royal Golden Club House, a private lounge exclusive to Royal Golden guests
  • Complimentary printed press and Internet access at the Club House
  • Spa treatment discounts (20%/adult)
  • Upgrade mini-bar
  • Complimentary WiFi in the lobby (24-hour)
* Included with "Junior Suite Superior Royal Golden 5*" only
WEDDING PACKAGE INCLUSIONS :
HONEYMOON PACKAGE INCLUSIONS :
Rooms
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  • For your comfort, each room offers :
  • Junior Suite Superior Royal Golden 5* > Ø

    Inclusions
    • 2016-2017
    • 2016-2017
    • ROYAL GOLDEN INCLUSIONS ( 2016-2017)
    • 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

    Inclusions
    • 2016-2017
    • 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
Family Collection
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Fun for Kids and Kids at Heart

When we think of our fondest childhood memories, family holidays immediately spring to mind. We know how precious these moments are, and that is why we have compiled our Family Collection, designed to help you plan the perfect family getaway in the sun.

WHO ARE YOU TRAVELLING WITH?

CHILDREN UP TO AGE 3
FOR THE LITTLE ONES
With babies and kids’ clubs, mini-shows and wading pools, these hotels have thought of your little ones so you can maximize your fun!

CHILDREN AGED 4 TO 11
LITTLE FISH
Like fish in the sea, your kids will make a splash all day long in these hotels boasting water games, aqua parks, pools with slides and fun-filled kids’ clubs.

TEENS AGED 12 TO 16
COOL FOR TEENS
With surf simulators to ride the waves, game rooms to hang out in and discos to dance to their favourite tunes, your teens will never run out of things to do!

SWIM FANS
WAVES OF FUN
These hotels boast water parks and surf simulators, for hours of aqua fun for the whole family!

JUST YOU AND THE KIDS
SINGLE PARENTS
Moms or dads travelling alone with children under 13 can benefit from reduced rates at these hotels or even free stays for kids.

3 OR MORE KIDS
BIG FUN FOR BIG FAMILIES
Families of 5 or more can benefit from adjoining or larger rooms so they can enjoy quality time together, in total comfort.

GRANDPA AND GRANDMA TOO!
MULTI-GENERATIONAL VACATIONS
Luxurious suites of exceptional comfort and a myriad of services at your fingertips to unite all the generations of your tight-knit family.

To find out if this hotel meets the needs of your family, please refer to "Family Collection" Inclusions in the "Inclusions" section.  
May be available with some room categories, according to the property
Distinction Collection
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Pampered Perks

In an all-inclusive paradise, all packages are not created equal. The proof: our Distinction Collection offers exclusive benefits that will make your sun holidays even brighter! So why deprive yourself of all these pampered perks?

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 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
Turn-down 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 (may vary by resort).
 

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 wedding Package

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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  • 2nd child under 13 stays and eats free (2016-2017)

Ratings
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TripAdvisor rating
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TripAdvisor rating : Last 3 reviews
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Great holiday , great hotel but not the best grand Bahia ! 0000¼ July 26, 2016

  • Traveled with Thomsons which were as usual great, the cabin staff were exceptional on the way there and back, travelling in premium economy is definetly the way forward. We landed in punta Cana and...
  • vineger

Great place to go 00000 July 26, 2016

  • The place are great although it's huge but you will have variety to explore the place and the room was amazing, the food is heaven, lots of things to do, the people are friendly, my only concern is...
  • Kneat

Nice place 0000¼ July 25, 2016

  • Our family of five stayed for two weeks at the club golden at the end of June. The service and the food was good the rooms were clean but a little dated. Overall it was a good holiday but the...
  • colh_12
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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