Grand Bahia Principe Tulum
Carretera Chetumal Benito Juarez KM 250
Akumal, C.P 77760, Quintana Roo, Mexico

Distance from hotel to Playa del Carmen, 30 minutes. Distance from hotel to Cancun International Airport (CUN), 62 miles (100 kms).  

The Mayan Riviera, located on the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico, is a tourist destination offering a paradise atmosphere with beaches and tropical forests, plus the possibility of exploring the mysteries of one of the richest pre-Hispanic civilizations. Grand Bahia Principe Tulum has all this nearby, being only minutes from Playa del Carmen and only a stone's throw from the impressive Mayan ruins of Chichen Itza, Tulum, Coba and Uxmal. The complex provides 24-hour, all-inclusive services. Most of the rooms offer sea views and are equipped with a terrace, full bathroom, hair dryer, air conditioning, ceiling fan, satellite television, telephone and mini-bar. Enjoy a snack bar on the beach, a swim-up bar at the main pool, two pool bars, one lobby bar and a show lounge bar. The main restaurant is an international buffet, plus there are three a la carte dinner restaurants offering grill, Mexican and international specialties. Hotel amenities include one main swimming pool with a special area for children, two relaxation pools with Jacuzzis, a large sun terrace with sunshades and sun beds, a mini-club for children ages 4-12, five tennis courts, a diving center and fitness-studio. Activities include windsurfing, catamarans, kayaks, boogie boards, snorkeling, a diving clinic in the pool, bikes, volleyball, gym, aerobics and Merengue and Salsa lessons and a commercial entertainment center.  

Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Accommodations (978)
  • Activities Desk
  • Aerobic Classes
  • Aerobics (aqua)
  • Babysitting Services ($)
  • Bar (swim-up)
  • Bars/Lounges (6)
  • Basketball Court
  • Beach
  • Bicycle Rentals
  • Billiards
  • Car Rental Desk
  • Children's Activities
  • Children's Playground
  • Coffee Shop
  • Concierge
  • Cooking (classes)
  • Currency Exchange ($)
  • Disco/Nightclub
  • Dive Center ($)
  • Doctor (on call) ($)
  • Entertainment
  • Exercise Classes
  • Fitness Center
  • Gift Shop
  • Golf (nearby) ($)
  • Hospitality Desk
  • Ice Machines
  • Internet Access (wireless) ($)
  • Junior Suites (84)
  • Laundry Service ($)
  • Medical Services ($)
  • Meeting Room ($)
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Parking Facility
  • Physically Challenged Accommodations
  • Physically Challenged Facilities
  • Ping Pong
  • Pool (children's)
  • Pool (outdoor)
  • Poolside Beverage Service
  • Restaurants (5)
  • Safe Deposit Box (in room) ($)
  • Snack Bar
  • Taxi Stand ($)
  • Tennis Court (lighted) ($)
  • Tennis Instructor ($)
  • Tour Desk
  • Tours & Excursions ($)
  • Trail/Track (jogging)
  • Volleyball (beach)
  • Watersports (non-motorized)
  • Wedding Coordinator

Casino The Casino for the Bahia Principe Riviera Maya Complex is open to all guests and outside patrons as well. You must be 18 years of age to bet and play the tables within the Casino. Internet Access (wi-fi)  

• Free WiFi in the lobby for 1 hour per day, and for each device. Dolphinaris Dolphinarium located on property. ($) Denotes a fee may be charged. Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.  

Markets (back to top)

Alternative Lifestyles (Gay/Lesbian), Leisure, Family Friendly and Beach.  

Accommodation Categories and Descriptions (back to top)

Arrival/Departure Time:  

• Check-in-time: 3:00 pm Check-out-time: 12:00 pm  

Early check-in and late checkout on request, and subject to availability.  

Children Policy:  

• Children's age break is 12 years old.  

Maximum Occupancy:  

2016 Superior - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Junior Suite Superior - 3 adults or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Superior Club Hacienda - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Junior Suite Club Hacienda - 3 adults or 3 adults and 1 child.  

Superior Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds. View: Garden.  

Superior Junior Suite, hydro massage tub Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds.  

Superior Club Hacienda, Distributed in villas, located between 65 and 492 feet (20 and 150 meters) from the beach.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds.  

Junior Suite Club Hacienda, Distributed in villas, located between 65 and 492 feet (20 and 150 meters) from the beach Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds.  

Exclusive Features of Club Hacienda Principe:  

• Clients staying at Club Hacienda Principe will get an exclusive, different colored all-inclusive-bracelet.  

• Exclusive restaurant, Tequila, for breakfast and lunch. Buffet restaurant with international cuisine.  

• Exclusive swimming pool bar with snacks and coffee break.  

• Exclusive lake, swimming pool with children's section  

• Exclusive sun terraces, gardens and part of the beach, with sun chairs and sun shades.  

• Exclusive reception: check-in and check-out, welcome drink, a desk for representatives, reservations for specialty a-la-carte restaurants (4 per week), reservations for shuttle to Playa del Carmen.  

All accommodations include: rollaway bed (on request): ($).  

($) Denotes a fee may be charged.  

Specific bedding and/or special requests are fulfilled based on availability and cannot always be guaranteed.  

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

Akumal, lobby bar, open from 10:00am-11:00pm with live music from 8:00pm-11:45pm  

Beach Club Holblox  

Broadway, Amphitheater bar  

General Opening Hours: 8:30pm-11:00pm  

El Cangrejo, pool bar  

General Opening Hours: 10:00am-6:00pm  

La Isla, swim up bar  

General Opening Hours: 10:00am-6:00pm  

Las Caracolas, pool bar  

General Opening Hours: 10:00am-6:00pm  

Don Pablo, A la carte gourmet international cuisine where guests can enjoy experimental cuisine and modernistic design.  

Dinner Hours: 6:00pm-10:30pm  

Tequila, Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner exclusive for Club Hacienda members  

Cuisine: Mexican.  

Yucatan, International, facing the sea, breakfast, lunch and dinner buffets  

La Gran Tortuga Rodizio, A la carte restaurant that serves Brazilian food specialties.  

Las Olas, Snack Bar open 24 hours. After midnight, only soft drinks.  

Please Note:  

• The number of guaranteed reservations for the a la carte restaurants varies among the different hotels since this is established by their own management based on number of restaurants available on site and the average stay of their guests.  

Length of Stay & Amount of Guaranteed Reservations for Standard and Superior Room Categories:  

• 1 night: 0 guaranteed reservations.  

• 2 to 3 nights: 1 guaranteed reservation.  

• 4 to 5 nights: 2 guaranteed reservations.  

• 6 to 8 nights: 3 guaranteed reservations.  

• 9 to 10 nights: 4 guaranteed reservations.  

• 11 to 12 nights: 5 guaranteed reservations.  

• 13 to 15 nights: 6 guaranteed reservations.  

• 16 to 17 nights: 7 guaranteed reservations.  

• 18 to 19 nights: 8 guaranteed reservations.  

• 20 to 21 nights: 9 guaranteed reservations.  

Length of Stay & Amount of Guaranteed Reservations for Golden and Hacienda Room Categories:  

• 1 to 2 nights: 1 guaranteed reservation.  

• 3 to 4 nights: 2 guaranteed reservations.  

• 5 to 6 nights: 3 guaranteed reservations.  

• 7 nights: 4 guaranteed reservations.  

• 8 to 9 nights: 5 guaranteed reservations.  

• 10 to 11 nights: 6 guaranteed reservations.  

• 12 to 13 nights: 7 guaranteed reservations.  

• 14 nights: 8 guaranteed reservations.  

• 15 to 16 nights: 9 guaranteed reservations.  

• 17 to 18 nights: 10 guaranteed reservations.  

• 19 to 20 nights: 11 guaranteed reservations.  

• 21 nights: 12 guaranteed reservations.  


• Reservations have to be made in advance.  

• The hotel does not guarantee the restaurant or the times. This depends on availability.  

Bonus Features (back to top)

• Parking  

• Afternoon tea  

• Towels  

• Welcome Drink  

• Use of Tennis Court  

• Watersports (Non-Motorized)  

• Use of Fitness Center  

Honeymooners Bonus Travel Dates: 01/02/2016 - 01/01/2017  

Honeymooners will receive:  

• 1 complimentary bottle of sparkling wine or rum -1 fruit basket in the room upon arrival  

• Upgrade to superior accommodation upon request and subject to availability.  

• Proof of marriage required. Must be within 6 months of original wedding date.  

Bonus Features:  


• Afternoon tea  

• Parking  

• Towels  

• Welcome Drink  

• Use of Tennis Court  

• Watersports (Non-Motorized)  

• Use of Fitness Center  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)

Exchange Privileges  

• Access to the facilities, restaurant and bars at Grand Bahia Principe Coba.  

• Excludes main buffet.  

• Guests can use all the facilities and restaurants of the Grand Bahia Principe Tulum except the ones located at Luxury Bahia Principe Sian Ka'an, Don Pablo Collection and Luxury Bahia Principe Akumal, Don Pablo Collection.  

Local Attractions (back to top)

Tourist Attractions Nearby:  

• Coba Arqueological Village: 45 minutes by by car  

• Xcaret park: 20 minutes by by car  

• Playa del Carmen town: 35 minutes by by car  

• Xel-Ha Park: 15 minutes by by car  

• Chichen Itza: 2 hours by by car