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The Grand Bahia Principe Coba Hotel on the Riviera Maya is a beautiful, all-suite resort next to Grand Bahia Principe Akumal and the Hacienda Doña Isabel entertainment village,  approximately 42 km from Playa del Carmen, 26 km from Tulum and 95 km from the Cancun airport.
Hotel details
Important information
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Brochure Erratum(s)

  • Please take note of the following changes 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.


    May 30, 2017:
    The single parent special will be available with the Family Junior suite category.
About your Hotel
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Hotel Location

  • Approximately 95 km from Cancun International Airport
  • Close to a park/nature reserve
  • Close to an attraction/town/historical site
  • Within the complex
  • Area: Riviera Maya

Hotel Description

  • 1080 rooms
  • 30 villa(s) of 3 storey(s)

Services

  • Rooms for family of 5 or more
  • Parking available at the hotel
  • 3 pool(s)
  • 10 restaurant(s)
  • 11 bar(s)
  • 24h drinks
  • 24h snacks
  • Disco
  • Fitness center
  • Playground
  • Internet business center
  • Evening entertainment
  • Live music
  • Convenience Store ($)
  • Casino (off site $)
  • Spa ($)
  • Laundry services ($)
  • 5 tennis court(s)
  • -
  • Water park
  • Nurse on site ($)
  • Currency exchange ($)
  • WiFi available in :
    • Lobby
    • Room ($)
  • 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 ($)
  • Golf course nearby ($)
  • Golf Course on site ($)
  • Jewellery store ($)
  • Gift shop ($)
  • Photo shop ($)
  • Minimum age to check in without an adult : 18 years old
  • Convention centre ($)
  • Beauty salon ($)
  • Spa services ($)
Dolphinarium ($) located in the Tulum section.

Beach

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

Hotel Contact Information

  • Grand Bahia Principe Coba 4.5*
  • Carretera Chetumal Benito Juarez, Km 250, Local B, Akumal, Municipio de Tulum, Quintana Roo, 77729, Mexico.
  • Tel.: 9848755000
  • Fax : 9848755004
  • Email : info.coba@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)
  • Disco (admission and drinks included at the disco and bars at Hacienda Dona Isabel)
  • Domestic drinks (unlimited, house wine included)
  • Evening entertainment
  • Gala dinner on Dec. 31
  • Introduction to scuba diving in pool once per stay
  • Live music
  • Non-motorized water sports (select, 1 hr/day)
  • Selected international drinks (unlimited)
  • Snacks beer and non-alcoholic beverages (24-hour)
  • Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Access to all services, facilities and activities at the Grand Bahia Principe Tulum (except exclusive club areas and buffet restaurant)
  • Service of a representative at destination
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
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: For the Little Ones and Big of Fun for Big Families
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 in spacious Junior Suites with whirlpool
  • Bottle of tequila 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 of 20% per adult
  • Mini-bar upgraded and stocked daily
  • Complimentary WIFI in the lobby
* 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)
  • Disco (admission and drinks included at the disco and bars at Hacienda Dona Isabel)
  • Domestic drinks (unlimited, house wine included)
  • Evening entertainment
  • Gala dinner on Dec. 31
  • Introduction to scuba diving in pool once per stay
  • Live music
  • Non-motorized water sports (select, 1 hr/day)
  • Selected international drinks (unlimited)
  • Snacks beer and non-alcoholic beverages (24-hour)
  • Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Access to all services, facilities and activities at the Grand Bahia Principe Tulum (except exclusive club areas and buffet restaurant)
  • Service of a representative at destination
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
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: For the Little Ones and Big of Fun for Big Families
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 in spacious Junior Suites with whirlpool
  • Bottle of tequila 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 of 20% per adult
  • Mini-bar upgraded and stocked daily
  • Complimentary WIFI in the lobby
* Included with "Junior Suite Superior Royal Golden 5*" only
Rooms
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  • For your comfort, each room offers :
  • Junior Suite Superior 4.5* > Ø

    Inclusions
    • Family Collection inclusions (Season 2017-2018)
    • WiFi ($)
    • Mini-bar
    • In-room safe ($)
    • Flat screen satellite TV
    • 110/120 volts
    • Size of the room : 41 m²
    • Run of the house View
    • Up to 4 people :
      • Maximum 3 adults
      • Maximum 2 children
    • Non-smoking room
    • 1 king-size bed or 2 double beds
    • 1 sofa bed in the living area
    • Extra bed (on request)
    • Crib (on request)
    • Living area
    • Desk/Working area
    • Connecting room available on request
    • Balcony or terrace
    • Full bathroom
      • Shower : Hydro
      • Bath type : Whirlpool
    • Individual air-conditioning
    • Ceiling fan
    • Radio/alarm clock
    • Coffee/tea-maker
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron & ironing board
    • Telephone
    • Family Collection inclusions
  • Junior Suite Superior Royal Golden 5* > Ø

    Inclusions
    • Distinction Collection inclusions (Season 2017-2018)
    • Family Collection inclusions (Season 2017-2018)
    • Royal Golden inclusions (Season 2017-2018)
    • WiFi ($)
    • Mini-bar
    • In-room safe
    • Flat screen satellite TV
    • 110/120 volts
    • Size of the room : 41 m²
    • Run of the house View
    • Up to 4 people :
      • Maximum 3 adults
      • Maximum 2 children
    • Non-smoking room
    • 1 king-size bed or 2 double beds
    • 1 sofa bed in the living area
    • Extra bed (on request)
    • Crib (on request)
    • Living area
    • Desk/Working area
    • Balcony or terrace
    • Full bathroom
      • Shower : Hydro
      • Bath type : Whirlpool
    • rooms located in block: 5-10, 28 - 29
    • Individual air-conditioning
    • Ceiling fan
    • Radio/alarm clock
    • Coffee/tea-maker
    • Turndown service
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron & ironing board
    • Newspaper
    • Room service
    • Telephone
    • Family Collection inclusions
    • Distinction Collection inclusions
    • Royal Golden inclusions
    • Bathrobes and slippers in room
  • Family Junior Suite 4.5* > Ø

    Inclusions
    • Family Collection inclusions (Season 2017-2018)
    • WiFi ($)
    • Mini-bar
    • In-room safe ($)
    • Satellite TV
    • 110/120 volts
    • Run of the house View
    • Up to 4 people :
      • Maximum 3 adults
      • Maximum 2 children
    • Non-smoking room
    • 1 king-size bed or 2 double beds
    • 1 sofa bed in the living area
    • Extra bed (on request)
    • Crib (on request)
    • Living area
    • Desk/Working area
    • Connecting room available on request
    • Balcony or terrace
    • Full bathroom
      • Shower : Regular
      • Bath type : Whirlpool
    • Individual air-conditioning
    • Ceiling fan
    • Radio/alarm clock
    • Coffee/tea-maker
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron & ironing board
    • Telephone
    • Family Collection inclusions
    • Bathrobes and slippers in room for kids
    • Mini-bar for kids
    • Welcome gift
    • Babysitting service ($) (for ages 2-6, from 6 to 11 pm, must be reserved in advance)
    • Access to the special family zone with Water Park, a kid's spa ($), swings, sports pitches and special sports equipment)
    • Bath amenities with kids' pack
    • Location (privileged location near the Water Park)
  • Family Master Suite 4.5* > Ø

    Inclusions
    • Family Collection inclusions (Season 2017-2018)
    • WiFi ($)
    • Mini-bar
    • In-room safe ($)
    • Satellite TV
    • 110/120 volts
    • Size of the room : 82 m²
    • Run of the house View
    • Up to 7 people :
      • Maximum 4 adults
      • Maximum 5 children
    • Non-smoking room
    • Bedroom with closed door
    • 1 king-size bed or 2 double beds (1st room)
    • 1 king-size bed or 2 double beds (2nd room)
    • 1 sofa bed in the living area
    • Crib (on request)
    • Living area
    • Desk/Working area
    • Balcony or terrace
    • Full bathroom
      • Shower : Regular
      • Bath type : Whirlpool
    • Individual air-conditioning
    • Ceiling fan
    • Radio/alarm clock
    • Coffee/tea-maker
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron & ironing board
    • Telephone
    • Family Collection inclusions
    • Bathrobes and slippers in room for kids
    • Mini-bar for kids
    • Welcome gift
    • Babysitting service ($) (for ages 2-6, from 6 to 11 pm, must be reserved in advance)
    • Access a kid's spa ($), swings, sports pitches and special sports equipment)
    • Bath amenities with kids' pack
    • Location (privileged location near the Water Park)
Sports / Activities
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Sports

  • Basketball
  • Fishing ($)
  • Golf course nearby ($)
  • Golf course on site ($)
  • Jetski ($)
  • Kayaking
  • Motorized water sports ($)
  • Non-motorized water sports
  • Snorkeling
  • Tennis
    • 5 tennis court(s)
    • Night Tennis ($)
  • Volleyball

Activities

  • Aerobics
  • Bicycles
  • Catamaran
  • Dance lessons
  • Darts
  • Fitness center
  • Introduction to scuba diving in pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Parasailing ($)
  • Ping-pong
  • Pool tables
  • Scuba Diving ($)
  • Stretching sessions
  • Windsurfing lessons ($)
Catamaran (1 hour per day on request)
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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Kid-Friendly Fun

You’re going on a family vacation! Great! Where do you go? Where do you stay? Does the hotel have a water park? Will your teen get bored? So many questions! That’s why we’ve compiled our Family Collection, catered to the wants and needs of all types of families. So you can spend more time teasing your teen about singing Justin Bieber at karaoke or bonding over that time Grandma fell out of the canoe.

WHO ARE YOU TRAVELLING WITH?

CHILDREN UP TO AGE 12
For the Little Ones and Tweens
With fun-filled kids’ clubs and activities galore, your children might never want to leave!

TEENS AGED 13 TO 16
Cool for Teens
Surf simulators, arcade games, DJ classes – your teens won’t even have time to miss Snapchat!

SWIM FANS
Water Parks
Spend hours of aqua fun at these hotels with awesome water parks and surf simulators.

JUST YOU AND THE KIDS
Single Parents
Moms or dads travelling alone with kids under 13 can benefit from reduced rates and even free stays for their little ones.

FAMILIES OF 5 OR MORE
Big Fun for Big Families
Big families are the stars at these hotels with spacious rooms and/or luxurious suites.

To find out if this hotel meets the needs of your family, and see which specific inclusions apply to this hotel, 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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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)

    • El Pescador
      Image bar
      • Dinner : À la Carte Seafood
      • Reservation required
      • Air conditioning
      • Evening dress code: Semi-formal
      • High chairs available
    • Le Gourmet
      Image bar
      • Dinner : À la Carte International
      • Reservation required
      • Air conditioning
      • Evening dress code: Semi-formal
      • High chairs available
    • Portofino
      Image bar
      • Dinner : À la Carte Italian
      • Reservation required
      • Air conditioning
      • Evening dress code: Semi-formal
      • High chairs available
    • Mikado
      Image bar
      • Dinner : À la Carte Japanese
      • Reservation required
      • Air conditioning
      • Evening dress code: Semi-formal
      • High chairs available
    • Kukulkan
      Image bar
      • Breakfast : Buffet Restaurant
      • Lunch : Buffet Restaurant
      • Dinner : Buffet Restaurant
      • Air conditioning
      • Evening dress code: Casual
      • High chairs available
    • Mediterraneo
      Image bar
      • Dinner : À la Carte Mediterranean
      • Reservation required
      • Air conditioning
      • Evening dress code: Semi-formal
      • High chairs available
    • Cozumel
      Image bar
      • Breakfast : Buffet Restaurant
      • Lunch : Buffet Restaurant
      • Dinner : Buffet Restaurant
      • Air conditioning
      • Evening dress code: Casual
      • High chairs available
    • La Casita
      Image bar
      • Breakfast : Snack Bar
      • Lunch : Snack Bar
      • Dinner : Snack Bar
      • Evening dress code: Casual
      • High chairs available
      • Smoking area
    • Piscis
      Image bar
      • Breakfast : Snack Bar
      • Lunch : Snack Bar
      • Evening dress code: Casual
      • High chairs available
      • Smoking area
    • Oasis
      Image bar
      • Dinner : À la Carte Tex-Mex
      • Reservation required
      • Air conditioning
      • Evening dress code: Semi-formal
  • Bar(s)

    • Coliseum
      Image bar
      • Location : Theatre
      • Opening time : 20:00
      • Closing time : 22:00
      • Local drinks
      • International drinks
    • El Arrecife
      Image bar
      • Opening time : 10:00
      • Closing time : 17:00
      • Local drinks
      • International drinks
    • La Iguana
      Image bar
      • Opening time : 10:00
      • Closing time : 17:00
      • Local drinks
      • International drinks
    • Cancun
      Image bar
      • Location : Lobby
      • Opening time : 10:00
      • Closing time : 23:00
      • Local drinks
      • International drinks
    • Daiquiri
      Image bar
      • Location : Lobby
      • Opening time : 10:00
      • Closing time : 23:00
      • Local drinks
      • International drinks
    • Music Bar
      Image bar
      • Piano Bar
      • Opening time : 18:00
      • Closing time : 23:00
      • Local drinks
      • International drinks
    • Hybyscus
      Image bar
      • Location : Swim-up
      • Opening time : 10:00
      • Closing time : 17:00
      • Local drinks
      • International drinks
    • Flamboyan
      Image bar
      • Location : Pool
      • Opening time : 10:00
      • Closing time : 17:00
      • Local drinks
      • International drinks
    • La Casita
      Image bar
      • Snack
      • Opening time : 00:00
      • Closing time : 23:45
      • Local drinks
      • International drinks
    • Piscis
      Image bar
      • Snack
      • Opening time : 07:00
      • Closing time : 19:00
      • 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 ($)
  • Rooms for family of five or more
  • High chair available at the restaurant(s)
Golf 1
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  • There’s nothing like a good game of golf to get you in the vacation spirit, so here's some information on nearby golf course(s) offering advantageous rates locally ($).

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

Riviera Maya Golf Club

Designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr.
Riviera Maya
9848755000
9848755004
proshopgolfmex@rivieramaya-golfclub.com
  • Golf Course near the property
  • 18 holes
  • Lockers ($)
  • Par 72
  • 7272 yards
  • Teaching pro ($)
  • Club house ($)
  • Minimum age to play : 18 years old
  • Pro shop ($)
Golf package ($)
Golf package ($)
  • Discount (50% from golf rates)
  • Shared golf cart mandatory, included
Golf package ($)
  • Shared golf cart (mandatory, included)
  • Package available from November 1, 2017

Notes

50% discount from golf rates
Scuba Diving
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Services ($)

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

  • Body Treatments
  • Massage
  • Sauna
  • Special Therapies
Wedding / Honeymoon
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Wedding package ($)

Honeymoon package ($)

Eco-responsible
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Travelife Gold

Travelife is an international label designed by and for the travel industry. This efficient certification system helps managers in the lodging sector measure and track their social and environmental performance.

All properties displaying a Travelife Gold award were certified within the last two years, under the current or previous Travelife criteria. 

Earth Check

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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
        • Between September 1, 2018 and October 31, 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
  • Single Parent Special (2017-2018)

      • Available in the Family Junior Suite only:
        When one adult travels with one child, the adult rate is based on single occupancy and the child stays and eats free.
        When one adult travels with two children, the adult rate is based on double occupancy and the 1st child stays and eats free and the 2nd child pays 50% of the double occupancy.
      • Applicable for travel:
        • Between November 1, 2017 and December 23, 2017
        • Between January 3, 2018 and October 31, 2018
Ratings
0000) 13751 Review(s)
TripAdvisor rating
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TripAdvisor rating : Last 3 reviews
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Lovely stay 00000 November 21, 2017

  • Room: We stayed ground level in adjoining rooms in 20A, and the location was perfect for the pool and lobby. There was highway noise, but when we had on the A/C fan, it was not noticeable at all. Our...
  • steidla

Anniversary Trip 0000¼ November 20, 2017

  • My husband and I did a 5 night stay the end of October for our anniversary. We had a great relaxing time. The resort was beautiful and clean. Animals could be seen walking freely around. No...
  • 279tarak

Amazing third trip back to Coba! 00000 November 20, 2017

  • I've written two previous very-detailed reviews and didn't have much more to add. We visited this property in May 2017 and were extremely happy we did. The room was kept clean and lovely. The mini...
  • Margaritamom
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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