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Secluded, charming and upscale, Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda, Don Pablo Collection is an oasis of tranquility in the sun. There are numerous tropical gardens that serve as a frame to small streets in which guests can take a stroll. The ocean breeze is the perfect complement to the natural surroundings.
Accommodations are all Junior Suites with a sitting area, full bathroom with Jacuzzi tub and separate shower, mini-bar stocked regularly, and flat screen plasma satellite TV, and balcony or terrace. VIP amenities and special dining privileges include unlimited à la carte dinners, 24-hour room service, bathrobes, and slippers. Guests can enjoy all facilities of the Grand Bahía Principe Resort Complex including Pueblo Principe. This replica of a Dominican village has a festive atmosphere of shops, a casino, restaurants, bars and a disco.
Bavaro Beach is highly regarded as one of the best beaches in the world. At Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda, Don Pablo Collection, guests can enjoy watersports including windsurfing, kayaking, sailing, boogie boarding, and snorkeling. Want to try scuba? All guests can try a scuba diving lesson in the pool!
At the Luxury Bahía Príncipe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection you'll enjoy exquisite treatment. Located in the first row of the Gran Bahía Príncipe Bávaro Resort Complex you'll spend the best vacation of your life, in unique surroundings.
This property features three restaurants, snack bars, four bars, WiFi in lobby area, full service spa ($) and exchange privileges within the Gran Bahia Complex. Guests will also enjoy unlimited a la carte dining!
Check-in: 3 p.m.
Check-out: 12 p.m.
Total Rooms: 570
Year Opened: 2009
JUNIOR SUITE DELUXE
Sitting room area, Sofa bed, Plasma TV, Pillow menu, Bathrobe/slippers, Hydro-massage bathtub, Room service (24 hours),
1 King Bed or 2 Twin Beds
Other Amenities -
Balcony or Terrace
Radio Alarm Clock
Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda features 1 meal plan options:
All Meals, Drinks & Tips
There are 5 Restaurants at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda:
Los Geranios -
Buffet dinner serving international cuisine.
Bella Italia -
Gourmet Italian a la carte restaurant. Open for dinner 6:30pm to 10:00pm. Non-smoking restaurant.
Buffet restaurant open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Beach buffet and bar
Restaurant where our chef prepares Japanese cuisine and fusion, combining new and traditional recipes with original seasonings.
We arrived here on Jan18 to the 25. We had been to the Grand Bahia Bavaro 5 years ago our very first trip to an all inclusive and raved about it then. We choose the Esmeralda this year and we are...
We arrived here on Jan18 to the 25. We had been to the Grand Bahia Bavaro 5 years ago our very first trip to an all inclusive and raved about it then. We choose the Esmeralda this year and we are thankful we did. Our arrival was quick and easy delivery to our room was just the same. The rooms are huge and stocked with 5 pops two water and two beer 3 mini bar liquor and a bag of lays chips daily. The only thing that wasn't great for us was the shower is very slippery its like a marble and when water added its very slippery
For the restaurants we ate buffet all week didn't do ale carts. We wee satisfied with that and also they have a fabulous salad bar. I did bring my own dressing tho. Also they have a pasta bar where you mix your own ingredients too. Then other food like duck turkey lamp steak chicken they have different fish/ seafood clams tuna lobster grouper etc. I don't eat fish but hubby does and loved it. Different veggies and the one thing I did notice is they have a scout buffet (which is there kids dishes from fries to chicken nuggets pasta etc.) Also had a vegetarian section as well. Bread well tons of different to select from. Dessert well its limitless and all different tastes so you cant go wrong with it. There lunch they have at beach side one where they have mini wraps and sandwiches and salads fries burgers hotdogs and so forth. Breakfast is good to egg station for omelettes and bagels cream cheese peanut butter all different fruit drinks and fruit Over all you eat !
Their pools are very nice again watch the tile for some reason they added that as an outline decoration the pool tile very slippery. They have one pool the has a area blocked off for the kids and then another section for slow enter for kids then the rest of the pool is reg. 2 pool is nice and I figure more for older kids and adults. next is an adults only Jacuzzi which we went to but never went in.
They have a program for kids its called scouts they get there own buffet section and also activities all day the team actually comes looking for kids to play and also has a water park for them. (we have all adult kids but do have some grandbabies and we would bring them here )
Maid service was great and we also talked about the wait staff how hard they work I mean they go so fast you think they were on roller skates. One has to wonder what drives them so hard. hubby and I often commented kids here in general wouldnt bust there bun half as hard as they do for there wage.
We happen to get close with a young lady who served us at the buffet farthest from the each her name is Rosa Santana...She went above and beyond our last breakfast with her she put flowers all over our table and had it all ready for us to come and even was off that day and worked it to see us off. We hugely tipped her and also gave her gifts which I might add when giving gifts other then the maids you have to go to guest services and sign a paper and take it to them so they can leave the property with it.
Loved the stay loved the resort the only thing I would want to see changed is the speed limit for the cart drivers. Even the ones higher management drives they go way to fast for it being a resort that welcomes kids. Also the map says there are different colour trolleys for each resort not true. they are all white and better signage would help a lot. Would I go back YES !
Remember your not visiting home away from home so things are bound to be out of your comfort zone but that's the whole point don't have expectations go for a holiday and you will enjoy it all the more. If you put limits on yourself then you end up living in a box go and try !
Also there wifi is lobby only and you get 24 hours total. you can buy there internet package for 49.00 for the week the only place you wont get it is the beach its a hit and miss but all of Esmeralda you will get it.
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Marius E, Constanta County, Romania
Mon Jan 26 15:41:52 EST 2015
I have spent 2 marvellous weeks in this complex, both in Ambar and Esmeralda. Must be the best in the area. Enjoy the sun, the sea, the beach with the best sand I've ever seen, music, drinks and...
I have spent 2 marvellous weeks in this complex, both in Ambar and Esmeralda. Must be the best in the area. Enjoy the sun, the sea, the beach with the best sand I've ever seen, music, drinks and happy time. Best cigars, too!
Restful and quiet for recharging your batteries, burning with energy when having party!
Rooms are exquisite, very clean and service is performed by ever smiling people! It is like paying a visit to old friends. Don't forget to take a Mama Juana after meals! Good for soul and mood!
Tried to think of something to criticize but failed so far!
Anastasiya S, Toronto, Canada
Mon Jan 26 15:09:54 EST 2015
We visited the resort in January 2015 for 1 week. Excellent food and room service(Special Thank you to VICTOR - one of the few people at the resort who actually spoke English/other languages). The...
We visited the resort in January 2015 for 1 week. Excellent food and room service(Special Thank you to VICTOR - one of the few people at the resort who actually spoke English/other languages). The beach - could have been better - always wavy and very windy. Definitely not the best place for those who love swimming and spending most of their time on the beach. The resort is very CROWDED, if you are looking for a calm vacation - not the best choice. The most disappointing is the resort SERVICE/STAFF: the great majority of staff doesn't speak English at all - especially at the restaurants. Most people are unfriendly and don't really care whether or not you need help. We got into quite a few situations when the staff attitude towards tourists was just unacceptable. Overall good vacation, but will not go back to that place ever again.
helistar2015, Birmingham, United Kingdom
Mon Jan 26 14:23:45 EST 2015
My partner and I stayed at this hotel end of Aug/begin of September '14. The hotel was very nice, rooms where huge and very clean, with a minibar which got topped up on a daily basis - didnt see any...
My partner and I stayed at this hotel end of Aug/begin of September '14. The hotel was very nice, rooms where huge and very clean, with a minibar which got topped up on a daily basis - didnt see any cockroaches or bugs only little lizzards around the hotel grounds, however, I did get many bites, so make sure you take insect repellent! There are 3 other hotels on the complex including one adult (Amber hotel) - you can use any pool facilities/snack bars etc. We went to the Amber a couple of times. Mainly spent the mornings on the beach as there was a slight breeze and late afternoons round the pool, which has a swim up bar (all pool facilities are the same layout). Numerous restaurants around the complex which you can go to - you do need to book tho. Food was varied - plenty to chose from. If you wanted the nightlife/ evening entertainment then you would need to walk or catch the golf like buggies up to the main hotel (only went there twice), was happy to chill round the hotel pool/lobby for evening drinks (plus the drinks where premium brand). Not much as evening entertainment around the Esmeralda but to be honest after dining all we wanted to do was just relax without the hussle and bussle of the main area. The only other downside is that the bar at the Esmeralda shut about 11pm. Met loads of lovely people. My partner did the diving (used the people on the beach by snack bar). We swam with Dolphins would recommend if you've never done that before. I did the horse riding and I wouldn't recommend personally. There is nothing off the complex. I would recommend this hotel and would book here again. Had a wonderful time with happy memories :)
In hotel Esmeralda ! It was a great time !
777czes_awg, Poznan, Poland
Mon Jan 26 14:22:00 EST 2015
It is a complex of several hotels. We were in a five star hotel Esmeralda. In our hotel Esmeralda are nice and large rooms. There is a big bathroom with jacuzzi, separate shower and separate toilet...
It is a complex of several hotels. We were in a five star hotel Esmeralda. In our hotel Esmeralda are nice and large rooms. There is a big bathroom with jacuzzi, separate shower and separate toilet. Daily breakfast and dinner we ate at the restaurant Jasmine. We ate lunch at a restaurant Arrecife - on the beach. We had a 100% all inclusive. In every restaurant had a great selection of different dishes in self-service buffets. Everything was of high quality. You could also use free of charge for its wonderful and refreshing alcoholic beverages and desserts. Beautiful beach was very close. Seawater perfectly clean without algae. The internet worked very well. We estimate Esmeralda hotel and its staff very well. It was a great time.
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Recommended for GroupsThe colonial style and exquisite decor are evident at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda, which includes the exclusive service of the Don Pablo Collection seal. Enjoy business and meeting services, 24-hour room service, butler service (on request), tennis courts, a gym, a full-service spa (fee), daily activities, and non-motorized watersports.
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