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Description
Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana

As the crisp opaline sea caresses the endless coastline of Bávaro Beach, you recline under the shade and drift into thoughts of how you can spend this perfect day. Find yourself everyday longing for the rush of traversing the open sea.

ROOMS & SUITES
A resort paradise nestled in a captivating tropical garden. Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana's 756 rooms offer guests charming villa lodging with endless activities. End these perfect days in Paradise enjoying views of the tropical gardens as you enjoy your comfortable and secluded family sanctuary.

JUNIOR SUITE SUPERIOR
• 2 full-size beds or 1 king-size canopy bed
• Maximum occupancy: 3 adults and 1 child •

Bed and Bath
• 2 full-size beds or 1 king-size bed 
• Fully fitted bathroom
• Hydromassage bathtub
• Magnifying mirror 
• Hair dryer
• Bathroom amenities

Room Features
• Air conditioning
• Ceiling fan
• Telephone (outside calls with additional charge)
• LED satellite TV
• Safe (additional charge)
• Coffee facilities
• Mini-bar with soft drinks, water and beer (restocked daily)
• Balcony or terrace

Services and Amenities
• Wi-Fi in the room (additional charge)
• 3 à la carte dinners in restaurants (reservation and formal dress code required)

EAT & DRINK
Create your own version of paradise escaping to a tropical oasis filled with every option you desire. Be reminded of the first time you ever laid eyes on a luscious tropical garden or the beauty of the turquoise blue sea as you share gourmet meals with the people you love in paradise.

Restaurants

ORQIDEA main RESTAURANT
International cuisine buffet. Open your eyes to the flavors of the island and the world. Choose from hundreds of delicious options, crafted to satisfy every craving or desire.

BEACH RESTAURANT
International cuisine. Savor delicious meals and drinks while you enjoy the fascinating scenery. Come and try our exquisite culinary offerings by the seaside.


POOL RESTAURANT
International cuisine. Enjoy your meals and drinks by the pool, in an ideal setting for relaxing in the comforts of our hotel and savoring our rich and varied cuisine.

MIKADO JAPANEESE RESTAURANT
Exciting Japanese cuisine and entertainment. Share a fun meal together. Join us for a traditional Tepanyaki dinner show, or a Japanese á la carte dish in regular tables and watch flavors come to life before your eyes.

EL PESCADOR RESTAURANT
Fresh Mediterranean Creations. Redefine your understanding of freshly prepared Mediterranean food to order, and with all of the delicious flavor your desire, with a traditional touch.

GARDEN GRILL RESTAURANT
Steak House. A meat lovers dream with endless combinations of perfectly grilled meats and savory sides.

CAPRICCIO RESTAURANT
Traditional Italian cuisine. Enjoy a traditional taste of Italy in the Caribbean.  With each bite better than the last, everyone is sure to fall in love with our classic Italian creations.

MAIKO JAPANESE RESTAURANT
Exciting Japanese cuisine and entertainment. Teach your kids the meaning of having fun with food.  Watch flavors come to life as a delicious meal is prepared right before your eyes with a Tepanyaki dinner show or relax in à la carte regular table.

TEX MEX SANTA FE
A trip to the Mexican Border. Embark on an adventure sampling traditional Mexican and American cuisine all in one.  Enjoy a unique combination of flavors that will take your taste buds to heaven.

BBQ RESTAURANT in the OLAS
Buffet style BBQ for the whole family. A meat lover’s heaven. Indulge in a wide variety of dishes from the buffet or get perfectly cooked meats that are grilled just to your liking.

LOS CORALES RESTAURANT
Dominican Restaurant. Get a taste of paradise enjoying all of the bold flavors we offer to you. Get a complete Dominican experience. Sample traditional dishes including fried plantains, spicy cibeño goat, and sanocho.

Bars
Make every moment more magical with a drink and live your adventure to the fullest. Share special times together as you laugh about old memories and create new memories together among the beauty of the Caribbean

BARS THROUGHOUT THE RESORT
A pit stop to enhance your day. After each adventure together take some time to relax and enjoy a beverage among the tropical environment.

POOL BARS
The essence of refreshment. Wade in the cool waters as you hold a drink in one hand and swim with the other.

BEACH BARS
Create your own paradise as you listen to the sound of ocean waves, feel the cool ocean breeze on your skin, and enjoy a delicious cocktail.
    
THINGS TO DO
• Its pristine tropical gardens and unspoiled protected mangrove swamp offers visitors a look into the Dominican Republic's teeming natural flora and fauna. Families looking to adventure outside of the resort will find a world of excitement awaiting them.
• Explore the Resort
• Experience Pure Tranquility at Our Spa
• Enjoy Punta Cana's World-Renowned Beaches
• The Dominican Republic's Top Golf
• Tour Punta Cana
• Caribbean Nightlife
• Bahia Scouts - Kids nature club, Fun Park, and Water Park
• Chocolate Adventure
• Buggy Adventure
• Adventure in the Heights
• ATV Adventure
• Bavaro Splash
• Visit Stingray Bay
• Pirate Caribbean Festival
• Imagine Nightclub
• Doctor Fish Tours
• Dolphin Island
• Isla Saona Deluxe & Classic
• Jeep Safari Bavaro Runners
• Marinarium
• Horseback Riding
• Seaquarium
• Side by Side Tours
• Overflying Bavaro

All Inclusive
Redefine your perception of the perfect vacation. Join us for an unforgettable experience and create the trip you have been dreaming of.

WHAT DOES ALL-INCLUSIVE INCLUDE?
• Access to the facilities and restaurants of the Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro and Grand Bahia Principe Turquesa, except buffets
• Guest can use the Buffet of the own Hotel
• Access to entertainment and relax services at Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro and Grand Bahia Principe Turquesa
• Lounge chairs, beach umbrellas and towel service for the beaches and pools
• International entertainment programs for adults and children with live music (merengue, bachata and salsa) and a great variety of shows (day and night)
• Free wifi in the lobby
• Children's activities in the Mini-Club (4-12 years)
• Mini-bar with snacks, juice, soft drinks and beer (restocked daily)
• Organized games, sports and activities
• Gym
• Free entrance to the “Bachata” nightclub in Bahia Principe Village with local drinks and soft drinks included (18 +)
• Local taxes and tips
• 3 à la carte dinners per week of stay (reservation and formal dress required)
• Wide selection of unlimited local drinks, beer and soft drinks in the hotel's bars until 11:00 p.m. (premium drinks with additional charge)
• 1 hour per day free (subject to availability and Upon request,) paddle surf, kayaks, tennis, catamarans for hire, snorkeling
• Diving lesson in the pool (subject to availability and upon request, a lesson per person per stay)

FOR AN ADDITIONAL CHARGE:
• Water sports offered by Scubaquatic including scuba diving (PADI), sailing classes, paddle boarding, hire catamarans with dive team, fishing, banana boats, and more
• All motorized sports and vehicles
• Beauty and massage treatments in the Bahia Spa
• 24-hour babysitter service (upon request, children up to 12 years old)
• Safe in the room
• Laundry service
• Medical service
• Telephone calls, mail and fax
• International drinks, services and items in “Bahia Principe Village”
• Premium drinks
• Wedding services
• Professional photography services with Tropic One Studio, so you never forget your stay
• All services and items not specified under "All-inclusive"
• Premium Wi-Fi
• Romantic dinner services

For availability, information and pricing on wedding and/or honeymoon packages at the Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana, please fill out the Contact Us form

Weddings

2017 Wedding Programs

Say I do under the Sun! Make your dreams come true with a wedding along the picturesque shoreline of the sea. Enjoy a day straight out of a fairytale with turquoise waters, white sand beaches, the perfect climate.
Choose perfect package for your wedding! Receive luxurious treatment and special amenities with each of our inclusive wedding packages. Select the unique combination of options and services that suit both your needs and desires.

Free Wedding Package
The essentials for a truly memorable day. Sometimes it’s the little things that mean the most. Like a celebratory toast after your ceremony. A room upgrade. A special wedding gift. And, of course, late checkout. Plus, with our professional on-site planners, all the little things are covered – leaving you to simply enjoy every moment of your big day.

VIP EXPERIENCE
• Reserved tables at any of our restaurants for a formal dinner with a set menu in a semi-private area
• Gift for the bride and groom
CEREMONY
• Minimum of 16 guests, maximum of 30 guests (each extra guests is an additional charge of $30.00 USD)
• Basic floral decor for the ceremony and dinner
• Standard Wedding Cake 
• Toast after the ceremony with national sparkling wine
• Standard bouquet for the bride
• Standard boutonnière for the groom
SERVICES & AMENITIES
• Late check out for the bride and groom (upon availability)
• Upgraded room for the bride and groom (upon availability)
• Personalized services from our wedding planning staff

*Judge or minister fees are not included. In all cases the guests will pay these fees at the hotel.

Sunshine Package
Everything you need with an extra-special touch. To ensure you and your guests have the most incredible experience, our personal wedding planners will cover all the bases before professional photographers capture your ceremony. Waiting in your room, you’ll find thoughtful amenities, like a bottle of sparkling wine. And breakfast in bed is the icing on the cake the next morning.
 
VIP EXPERIENCE
• 15% discount at the spa
• Reserved tables at any of our restaurants for a formal dinner with a set menu in a semi-private area
• Romantic room service breakfast the morning after the wedding for the Newlyweds
• VIP treatment for bride and groom
• Gift for the bride and groom
CEREMONY
• Maximum of 30 guests (each extra guests is an additional charge of $20.00 USD)
• Basic Floral decor for the ceremony and dinner
• Standard Wedding Cake
• Toast after the ceremony with national sparkling wine
• 10 Professional digital pictures of the ceremony
• Standard Tropical or rose bouquet for the bride
• Standard Tropical or rose boutonniere for the groom
SERVICES & AMENITIES
• Late check out for the bride and groom (upon availability)
• Upgraded rooms for the bride and groom (upon availability)
• Special decorations and amenities in the room for the couple
• Personalized services from our wedding planning staff

*Judge or minister fees are not included. In all cases the guests will pay these fees at the hotel.

Unforgettable Package
The perfect balance of amenities and services. The perfect balance of classic elegance and tropical flair. Here, romance mingles with a high-end atmosphere as your wedding’s customized details blend seamlessly with your surroundings. Live music sets the scene during your ceremony. A toast ushers in your reception. And dancing is encouraged the whole night through.

VIP EXPERIENCE
• 20% discount at the spa
• Reserved tables at any of our restaurants for a formal dinner with a set menu in a semi-private area (maximum 30 people)
• Romantic room service breakfast the morning after the wedding for newlyweds and groom.
• Romantic dinner for the bride and groom in one of our specialty restaurants (reservation required)
• VIP treatment for bride and groom
• Gift for the bridge and groom
CEREMONY
• Maximum of 30 guests (each extra guests is an additional charge of $30.00 USD)
• Basic Floral decor for the ceremony and dinner
• Standard Wedding Cake
• Toast after the ceremony with Champagne
• Live music during the ceremony
• 15 Professional digital pictures of the wedding ceremony
• Witnesses (if they are necessary)
• Standard Tropical or rose bouquet for the bride
• Standard Tropical or rose boutonniere for the groom
SERVICES & AMENITIES
• Late check out for the bride and the groom (upon availability)
• Upgraded rooms for the bride, groom (upon availability)
• Special decorations and amenities in the room for the couple
• Personalized services from our wedding planning staff

*Judge or minister fees are not included. In all cases the guests will pay these fees at the hotel.

Romance Extravaganza Package
Meet your whishes and celebrate! Distinctive services designed to exceed expectations. Opulent decor and personalized touches make your big day – and your entire stay – everything you dreamed it could be. From the moment you look in the mirror that one final time to the lavish celebration that follows, you and your guests will enjoy only the most luxurious amenities, including live ceremony music and an open bar.

VIP EXPERIENCE
• Free 30 minute massage at the spa
• Free manicure and pedicure for the bride
• 20% discount at the spa (except manicure and pedicure)
• Reserved tables at any of our restaurants for a formal dinner with a set menu in a semi-private area
• Romantic room service breakfast the morning after the wedding for newlyweds.
• Romantic dinner for the bride and groom in one of our specialty restaurants (reservation required)
• VIP treatment for bride and groom
• 3 free night stay at Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts the year after (special conditions apply).
• Special gift for the bride and groom
CEREMONY
• Maximum of 30 guests (each extra guests is an additional charge of $40.00 USD)
• Basic Floral decor for the ceremony and dinner
• Standard Wedding Cake
• Toast after the ceremony with Champagne
• 1 hour cocktail party with appetizers
• 2 hour open bar after the dinner
• Live music during the ceremony
• 25 Professional digital pictures of the wedding ceremony
• Standard bouquet for the bride
• Standard boutonniere for the groom
SERVICES & AMENITIES
• Late check out for the bride, groom, and parents (upon availability, maximum 3 rooms)
• Upgraded rooms for the bride and the groom
• Special decorations and amenities in the room for the couple
• Personalized services from our wedding planning staff

*Judge or minister fees are not included. In all cases the guests will pay these fees at the hotel.

Emerald Package
The very best for those with the biggest dreams! Like a rare gem, our top-of-the-line package sparkles with beauty and elegance. Live music for your ceremony and reception. Moet Champagne stays chilled just for you. And a couple’s VIP spa experience promises complete relaxation throughout.
* NOTE: Only available for guests at the Luxury Bahia Principe Don Pablo Collection

VIP EXPERIENCE
• Free 30 minute massage at the spa
• Free manicure and pedicure for the bride (transferable)
• 20% discount at the Spa (except manicure, pedicure and hairdressing)
• VIP couple’s spa treatment
• Hairstyle test Included  for the bride (if you hire the Hairstyle on the SPA)
• Private area for the dinner with a set menu
• Romantic room service breakfast the morning after the wedding for newlyweds
• Romantic dinner for the bride and groom at the beach (reservation required)
• VIP treatment for bride and groom
• 3 free night stay at Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts the year after (special conditions apply)
• Special gift for the bride and groom
CEREMONY
• Maximum of 30 guests (each extra guests is an additional charge of $70.00 USD)
• Premium Floral decor for the ceremony and dinner
• Premium Wedding Cake
• Toast after the ceremony with Moet Chandon Champagne
• 1 hour cocktail party with appetizers and drinks after the ceremony
• 2 hour open bar after the dinner
• Live music during the ceremony and at the cocktail hour
• 30 Professional digital pictures of the wedding ceremony
• • Premium bouquet for the bride
• Premium boutonniere for the groom
SERVICES & AMENITIES
• Late check out for the bride, groom, and parents (max. 3 rooms)
• Special decorations, amenities and presents in the room for the couple
• Personalized services from our wedding planning staff

* Judge or minister fees are not included. In all cases the guests will pay these fees at the hotel.

For information on weddings at the Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana, please complete the Contact Us form.


Honeymoons

Honeymoons
Begin your eternal honeymoon in paradise! Special treatment with your special someone. Enter into a romantic world surrounded by picturesque landscapes and luxury amenities that add an extra special touch to your vacation. Enjoy each moment to the fullest with exclusive services and amenities. Savor this beautiful feeling and cherish your romantic getaway with your partner and best friend.
Enjoy a couple's massage in the Caribbean paradise. Share a romantic bottle of wine or champagne as you indulge in decadent chocolates in your private and elegantly decorated room. Make the moment last forever with professional photos that will capture the moment. Stay in bed a little bit longer and allow us to bring a freshly prepared breakfast directly to your door. Romantic dinner on the beach. Enjoy an enticing meal each night at our romantic and delicious gourmet restaurants.
AMENITIES INCLUDE
• Bottle of wine and box of chocolates
• Bathrobes and slippers in the room upon arrival
• Turn-down service (only in Grand and Luxury Bahia Principe)
• 20% discount on Couples massage at the Spa
• Late checkout upon availability (only in Luxury Bahia Principe)
• Rooms with special decoration
• Surprise gift

NOTE: You must indicate your wedding date on your booking and send your wedding certificate via email prior to your arrival to the hotel (valid for 6 months after the wedding date). Click Contact Us for our hotel email list

For information on honeymoons at the Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana, please complete the Contact Us form.


Additional Info

Marriage Requirements - Dominican Republic

The following is a list of the documentation required by Dominican Law in order to be legally married in the Dominican Republic:
• Birth Certificate of Bride and Groom or certified copy of Birth certificate. If parents' names are not shown on the certificates, please indicate them separately.
• Notarized Declaration of Single status for the Bride and Groom. If previously married, submit two copies of the Divorce Decree or Death Certificate. There is a mandatory waiting period for women, 10 months before they are legally allowed to remarry.
• A photocopy of Bride and Groom's Passport.
• Photocopies of all Witnesses Passports. CAN NOT BE FAMILY MEMBERS!. If necessary, the resort will provide witnesses.
• Bride and Groom must be in the country 3 business days prior to the wedding. Symbolic and non-legal ceremonies allow flexibility for arrival date. Please speak with the wedding coordinator to discuss requirements.
Please note: The Dominican Republic is now a member of the La Hague Convention, please have your official documents Apostille* by your country's Secretary of State Office. You can also contact "Vitalcheck.com" to request Apostille* Documents.
All documents must be translated into Spanish and legalized by the Dominican Consulate prior to arriving in the Dominican Republic, except for the Passports. The documents should be legalized by the Dominican Consulate no more than 3 months prior to the wedding date. It is the couple's responsibility to have all the documentation ready prior to the wedding.
For a quick and reliable translation and legalization service of your paper work please contact "Wedding Documentation (WE DO)", you can e-mail Mrs. Isabel Gonzalez at isagon@wedo.com.do. Their address is 1619 Cottage Landing Ln., Houston, Texas 77077 When sending your documents to WE DO, please include a stamped self-addressed envelope to mail your documents back. For fees, procedures, and any other information, you can also call (1 809) 383 2199, (281)920-3456 or 1 800 686-WEDO Fax (281)741-2623.
The Judge is an outside service provided by the Dominican Government. We cannot be held responsible for any delay or alteration.
The Judge will duly register your Wedding Certificate at the Central Civil Board and legalize it with the Foreign Affairs Department of the Dominican Republic. We will then send the Wedding Certificate to the couple via mail which may take up to 15 weeks.
The Civil Wedding is celebrated in Spanish. Your marriage certificate will be sent to you in Spanish, you will then need to have it translated and legalized into English.
No paperwork is required for a symbolic wedding. Normally the wedding planner will officiate. You can however bring your own Minister or pay for the service of one locally.
* When documents need to be recognized as legal in a foreign country, they’re required to go through the Apostille process, also known as authentication and legalization.

For availability, information and pricing on wedding and/or honeymoon packages at the Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana, please fill out the Contact Us form.


 
   
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