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Recently renovated, Grand Bahia Principe La Romana has a special charm and a prime beach location. More than two miles of golden beach is lined with palm trees and provides stunning views of the bay.

Rooms are all junior suites and provide luxurious amenities including a jet shower and a mini-bar replenished daily. For the ultimate VIP treatment, guests can upgrade to the Golden Club and enjoy a private reception, free internet, and special dining privileges.

The hotel has its own shopping and entertainment center, Pueblo Principe, that is open 24-hours and includes shops, a disco, a casino, shows, live music, and much more. Guests will be entertained all hours of the day!

Note: Coupon system applies for dining: Stays of 3 nights receive one a la carte dinner, 4-6 nights receive two a la carte dinners, and 7 nights or more receive three a la carte dinners.

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Honeymoon: Bottle of rum or domestic sparkling wine, fruit basket, and room upgrade (based on availability).

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HOTEL LOCATION
Located south of the Dominican Republic, between Santo Domingo and La Romana by Mortero beach.
Address: CTRA SAN PEDRO-ROMANA KM 12.EL SOCO
SAN PEDRO


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Local Phone: 809-412-1010
HOTEL FACILITIES
Barber / Beauty Salon
Business Services
Concierge
Currency Exchange
Laundry / Dry Cleaning Service
Physician on Call
Pools
Number of Pools: 1
Outdoor Pools: 1     
One swimming pool for adults and one for children
Golf: ON-SITE
Playa Nueva Romana Golf Club
Holes: 18
Tennis
Number of Courts: 2
Outdoor Courts: 2
Water Sports on Site
Scuba: Additional Charge
Snorkeling: Complimentary
Wind Surf: Complimentary
Health Club / Spa
Massage: Additional Charge
Nautilus Equipment: Complimentary
Spa: Additional Charge
Manicure / Pedicure: Additional Charge
Facials: Additional Charge
HOTEL DETAILS
Grand Bahia Principe La Romana is a glittering place full of light and sunshine next to an extensive san beach of more than 1000 meters in length, surrounded by palm trees, with idyllic soothing views to a beautiful bay. Beach: Check-in: 3 p.m.
Check-out: 12 p.m.
Total Rooms: 400
Year Opened: 2007 Credit Cards: Visa, Master Card, Diners Club
HOTEL RESTRICTIONS
There is fee for use of the room safe.
ROOM TYPES
JUNIOR SUITE
Features two full size or one king size bed, A/C, ceiling fan, bathroom with tub & jet shower, mini-bar (once a day refill) and terrace. There is fee for use of the room safe.
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Fan
Bathtub
Shower
Non-Smoking Available
Balcony or Terrace
Minibar
Sofa
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
Room Safe
Satellite

OTHER INFO
24 Hour Room Service
DINING
Grand Bahia Principe La Romana features 1 meal plan options:
All Meals, Drinks & Tips
There are 6 Restaurants at Grand Bahia Principe La Romana:
Orquidea - International buffet restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner
Burger Principe - Snack bar at Pueblo Principe open 11 p.m. to 7 a.m.
Las Olas - Beach restaurant offering buffet-style and a la carte lunch.
Le Gourmet - la carte restaurant where you can enjoy the delicacies of avant-garde cuisine with modernist design.
El Pescador - A la carte conventional seafood restaurant. Take advantage of the qualities of seafood and fish, with traditional and exquisite cuisine.
Il Capriccio - la carte restaurant with typical Italian cuisine, pasta, pizza and exquisite meats.
ACTIVITIES & ENTERTAINMENT
Daily Activities & Entertainment:
Billiards, Table Tennis, 1 hour/day of watersports
Nightly Activities & Entertainment:
Shows, Disco & Pueblo Principe
CHILDREN'S PROGRAMS
Mini Club
Applicable Ages: 4 to 12 years old

Children's Facilities
Children's Pool

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90 Recommend
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Very disappointed
lmelo100,
Thu Jul 14 13:45:37 EDT 2016
This was our second time staying at a Bahia Principe hotel (our first was in punta cana) and we were highly disappointed in the service. We are avid travelers especially in the Dominican Republic and couldnt believe how a hotel so large with such a reputation could lack in the service department. The highlight of our trip was we were only in the hotel for 3 days. So heres the break down of our stay: 1. The room was mediocre, and they use the AC boxes, which means you have to leave a key in the box in order for the AC to kick on. The fan function of the AC stays on even if the key is not in but for cooler air the key needs to be in the box. This wouldnt be an issue if our box worked. Our box was broken and when they came to fix it the gentleman told us it was broken we would have to wait until the morning to have it replaced. Noone ever came and since all we did was shower and sleep in the room we didnt bother harrassing them to fix it. Towels seemed to be a hot commidity as they gave just enough to get you through a shower and face wash. when we asked for more the house keepers told us they were all out. (Our room was also in one of the last buildings by the beach so we were last for everything it seemed). I will say the pillows and sheets were amazing, and the view from the room was impecable it literally over looks onto the beach. 2. The pool was large and very spacious. Down side it has only one bar, and its on the opposite side of the larger steps. Chairs were again another hot commodity it was almost impossible to get a chair forget about getting an umbrella. Get there early to catch 1. 3. The food/restuarants- Now here was where I have the biggest disappointment. The food wasnt horrible, but at the same time wont knock your socks off. I can surely tell you I didnt get sick. We really only at the buffet and snack bar since we were there for such a short time. Beware of the mosquitos theyre all over the snack bar. The snack bar was just that for snacks and if you get there about an hr or so to closing you really wont find much. It serves burgers hot dogs nachos fried food pizza some fruit etc. The buffet was just a disaster all around and for all three meal times. They were either extremely slow or just dont prepare correctly before meal time because the food trays would empty out almost as soon as they opened and it wouldnt even be crowded enough for it to happen so soon. The waiters barely take notice in you, and almost seem irritated when you ask for something. I'll start with breakfast the food was ok there seemed to be a decent selection of items to choose from, if you enjoy omelettes, ahve someone wait in line while you grab everyting else because the lines are ridiculous. If your a coffee person i suggest you sit and wait for someone to come fill your cup before you get your food, because its likely you'll finish eating before your cup gets filled. Lunch and dinner were just as bad, during lunch and dinner the entire family would typically get together and eat. We were a larger party (8) at this point which is little understable for service to be slighlty slower but it was extremely slower, almost non existent. We settled pretty much every night with drinking just water because no one would come back to check on us. Our second night there literally no one checked on us and there were only 4 times in our section occupied we piled 10 plates in the middle of the table and they sat there for almost 30 minutes before a supervisor came over to clean them up. No apologies or anything he just shook his head cleaned them up and walked away. After each meal we would leave 2 or 3 dollars on the table, one night one of the girls seemed surprised to see money being left, either they werent accustomed to it or they realized how poorly they serviced us and were surprised. 4. the shows- we didnt really make it to any of the night shows in the theater and from our previous experiences Bahia principes shows are generally good but i cant speak for this location. They would have live singing after the shows which was decent. 5. the overnight snack bar was another disappointment it only service sandwiches hotdogs and burgers. 6. the casino- was insanly small but not to many people go so if you like to play go for it. 7. the beach- for being a beach seemed quite small. they did place a barrier to break the waves and the water temperature was comfortable it was a nice 20 or so steps from the room which was great. Overall the apperance of the hotel was nice, the AC in the general areas is scarce or limited, the lobby has none the buffet had our first night only, the snack bar has none, and the casino had the most comfortable one. Service needs major improvement, the only place we recieved decent service was at reception. A MUST is to bring bug repleant theyre EVERYWHERE! and im not kidding. Especially with all the virus and diseases going around because of mosquitos its really not worth. Recommendation if youre planning on being there for more than 4 nights try finding another resort there are plently of better quality resorts in the area. More>

Grand Bahia principe la romana.
tracyneville, London, United Kingdom
Thu Jul 14 10:36:26 EDT 2016
After spending a week here arriving back yesterday. On arrival the hotel looks a 5 star, until you stay here you realise it isn't. We had ripped mattress cover on our bed. Phone in room didn't work. Shower attachment was broken in room. Noisy air conditioner. Complained to staff on arrival about shower and phone was promised to be repaired but never was. Food was well below standard. Restaurant advised various theme nights but it was the same food every night. On entering the restaurant ther was a girl standing at the entrance with a bottle of hand wash who didn't care or not if you washed your hands. 99 per cent of the waiters couldn't understand English, not even the basic Coke or lemonade. On most occasions you could eat your whole meal before being approached for a drink. The wi fi, you got an hour a day that you could only use in the lobby. You could pay for a week which worked out at £50 per device. The hotel was off the road, as all the hotels were, a good 2 minute drive down a side road until you came to the hotel. The travel rep was very pushy, most trips were at least £100 each, the shopping trip the cheapest which was £60 each. One night there was supposed to be a beach party from nine to eleven. We went down the beach at 9 30. The chairs on the beach were arranged as if something was going to happen, there were some people on the beach too waiting we waited till 10. No member of staff was on the beach. Went to reception and was told that the party was cancelled, bearing in mind there was still no member of staff on the beach to tell anyone or no notice. In fact it was still advised in the lobby. More>

Great holiday
Michael P,
Thu Jul 14 05:01:21 EDT 2016
Just got back from the Grand Bahia Principe after 14 nights stay. Have to say we had a great holiday and now a bit sad to be back home. The hotel was good, any issues we had got sorted such as beech towels missing on arrival and safe breaking down mid holiday all got sorted pretty quickly. I would say after staying at a Bahia in Mexico a couple of years ago that this Bahia is still probably learning to meet the chains expected standards but you can see progress being made. The little things missing were small like no slippers or bathrobes ( not something that bothered me really but more so the wife ). The staff at the hotel were always friendly and polite. Occasionally the language barrier made things a bit awkward now again but google translate soon helped that one 👍. The pool area was good and lively and always had a good atmosphere plus quiet time in the morning to relax. My one complaint is nothing to do with hotel but the unreliability of our Thompson rep who was hard to find a lot of the time despite being told that he was about between 8-4pm everyday. It turns out Monday is his day off which is fine, just tell us that in the welcome meeting! We did 3 trips 2 were amazing, Saona island and Catilina island and the other thanks to some miss leading sales talk from the Thompson rep was a bit disappointing this was the safari tour which boasted an amazing water fall that when on the trip turns out you only spend 30 mins there. Bus/van was uncomfortable and considering this is where you spend most of the day was not impressed. Back to the hotel the grounds are amazing , clean and always being cleaned. The staff never stopped cleaning and gardening. All in all the holiday was great and I would recommend this hotel and I would go back again. We also want to thank Oscar from the buffet restaurant who always looked after us and went that extra mile every time we went in. Good times had. More>

Best Vacation Ever
NatyChicago, Chicago, Illinois
Wed Jul 13 19:12:26 EDT 2016
I went to this all inclusive resort to celebrate my 2 yr anniversary and my sons 8th graduation. There was a total of 6 people that went on the trip with 2 rooms. I have NO complaints... This was a dream trip the food was amazing the staff at the lounge were polite and made my family feel like at home everyday especially the manager "Johnny" he is an amazing person. The resort had entertainment everyday for everyone kids & Adults so much fun! We did a tour snorkeling to the Catalina Island " Omg" this was an amazing experience I don't know how to swim but, was able to experience snorkeling with the tour staff "Victor, El Capitan & the Photographer "Jerry" he is the Best...Highly recommend this crew if you go! There is a Club, Alcohol, beach party, dancing every night at the lobby, Spa, stores, Music & more music everyday all day... Love it! I can continue to brag about my trip but, it will be to long! I can't wait to go back! Will be planning my next trip there soon! More>

Best Vacation Ever = Grand Bahia Principe in La Romana!!!
Coral P,
Tue Jul 12 07:54:36 EDT 2016
This hotel is beautiful, staff was excellent and the food was great!!!! Best vacation ever!!!! Highly recommend. Pedro in the buffet is super, Irving in the pool bar was the best. Thanks everybody!!!! More>



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