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Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro, Ambar, Esmeralda, Punta Cana

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Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro, Ambar, Esmeralda, Punta Cana

We are a family of 4 and are thinking of traveling to Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro.

We have heard that this hotel is connected to the other 3 hotels (Ambar, esmeralda and punta cana).

I would like to know if these resorts share their restaurants? Or are we only allowed to eat at our specific resorts' restaurants?

I have heard that bavaro has "teens club". Does anyone know what activities it offers?

Furthermore, where is the entertainment provided? is there a theater? If so, where is it located.

Also, for the rooms, which floors do you recommend? I have heard that the 2nd and 3rd floors are best..

Thanks for the advice! Also, if anyone has any additional suggestions or advice, please feel free to share!

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1. Re: Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro, Ambar, Esmeralda, Punta Cana

If you stay at the the Gran Bahia Principe Bavaro, you can't eat at the Ambar or Esmeralda restaurants, and I believe you are limited to 3 a la carte restaurants for a 7 night stay.


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2. Re: Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro, Ambar, Esmeralda, Punta Cana

For the most information about the Bahia resorts, look up Brooklyn "Bubba" Jim's information, You will find his very informative reviews in the Bahia Ambar resort reviews, no one else provide you with better better information, he covers just about everything that You want to know. That's a promise, than You can rely on ! Best Wishes.

Edited: 26 December 2013, 08:14
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3. Re: Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro, Ambar, Esmeralda, Punta Cana

Also here is a link to a map of the entire complex. #1 is the theatre shared by all, and #14 is the Pueblo Principe for shopping, sports bar, disco, etc.


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4. Re: Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro, Ambar, Esmeralda, Punta Cana

I would suggest staying at the Esmerelda as you can use the amentities (like ala carte restaurants) at the other resorts onsite (minus Ambar since this is adult only). I believe the ala cartes are unlimited at Esmerelda.

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5. Re: Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro, Ambar, Esmeralda, Punta Cana

The Bahia complex is 5 sections in 1 complex.

Luxury Ambar - adults only

Luxury Esmeralda - family

Bavaro = Bavaro offers an upgrade to club diamond also know as Hacienda

Punta Cana = Punta Cana offers an upgrade to Royal Golden

Bavaro Premiere.


Guests in Bavaro, Punta Cana and Premiere do not have access to the Ambar/Esmeralda sections.


Guests staying in Bavaro have there own lobby bar and buffet.

You also have the option of 3 ala cartes per week stay. You can pick ala cartes from both the Bavaro and Punta Cana ala carte options.

These links below are the ala cartes available to you.



On the first link there is 1 ala carte that you do not have access to which is called "El Conuco Dominican Restaurant" as that is only for guests in the Premiere section.


There is a wide variety of activities that take place day and night. Below is an old activity sheet (disregard times as some might be old)


On map in post 3 the theater is BLUE 1.

There is also a section called Pueblo Principe (BLUE 14) that has shopping, casino, outdoor stage where some nights a house band plays along with a terrace with drink service, a sports/karaoke bar and a disco.


As far as what floor to stay on I think it's more ones personal choice... All rooms are the same... Some opt for floor 2 so there not on the ground floor which has the possibility of bugs having easier access to the rooms.

Others that have rooms closer to the beach/pool like those staying in Ambar or Esmeralda or some of the closer buildings to the beach/pool for the Bavaro/Punta Cana sections opt for 3rd floor to try and get somewhat of a beach view.

6. Re: Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro, Ambar, Esmeralda, Punta Cana

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