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Standard Room
484 square feet
2 Double Beds 1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Other room types
Junior Suite (Superior)
484 square feet
2 Double Beds 1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Standard Room (Europe)
269 square feet
2 Double Beds 1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Standard Room
237 square feet
2 Double Beds 1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
Select dates to see price
Standard Room
269 square feet
2 Double Beds 1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
Select dates to see price
Junior Suite (Superior)
484 square feet
2 Double Beds 1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
Select dates to see price
Junior Suite (superior)
484 square feet
2 Double Beds 1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
Select dates to see price
Junior Suite (Superior)
484 square feet
2 Double Beds 1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
Select dates to see price

Get an overview of this hotel
Family-friendly resort situated in the Samana Peninsula

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
On private beach
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

Close to beach

This charming hotel is located on the crystal blue waters of El Portillo beach, near the traditional village of Las Terrenas (4km). The Samana airport is 45 mins away and San Domingo City is 150 mins away.

All-inclusive

Onsite meals and beverages are included in the room rate at Grand Bahia Principe El Portillo All Inclusive. This colonial-style resort also features 6 restaurants and a pool.

Balconies

Guestrooms open to balconies with garden or pool views and feature many amenities such as televisions with satellite channels, minibar, coffeemaker, and wireless Internet access.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Grand Bahia Principe El Portillo - All Inclusive

Las Terrenas, Las Terrenas, Samana

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

This property is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes
Gratuities and taxes are included.

Food and beverages

  • Buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • Limited gourmet or à la carte dining

Activities and facilities/equipment
Water activities

  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Windsurfing

Land activities
  • Fitness facilities
  • Soccer
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

Lessons/classes/games
  • Aerobics
  • Dancing

Kids' club

  • Supervised activities for children between 4 and 12 years old

Entertainment

  • Onsite live performances

Not included

  • Golf green fees
  • Use of golf cart
  • Use of golf equipment
  • Motorized water sports
  • Scuba-diving certification
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Snorkeling excursions
  • Premium food items
  • Premium and/or non-domestic beverages
  • Airport transfers
  • Childcare
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Wireless Internet access
  • Activities and services offered by independent operators
  • Offsite tours
  • Transportation to offsite activities

  • Kayaking included
  • Sailing included
  • Surfing/boogie boarding included
  • Windsurfing included
  • Taxes included
  • Buffet and à la carte dining
  • A la carte or gourmet dining is limited
  • Airport transfers not included
  • Premium/non-domestic beverages not included
  • Fitness facilities included
  • Premium food items not included
  • Tennis included
  • Wireless Internet access not included
  • Volleyball included
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services not included
  • Soccer (football) included
  • Childcare not included
  • Scuba diving excursions not included
  • Snorkeling excursions not included
  • Scuba diving certification not included
  • All available beverages included
  • Motorized water sports not included
  • Golf green fees not included
  • Use of golf equipment not included
  • Use of golf cart not included
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services not included
  • Activities/services from independent operators not included
  • Transportation to offsite activities not included
  • Offsite tours not included
  • Aerobics classes/lessons included
  • Dancing classes/lessons included
  • Gratuities included
  • Food and beverage restrictions apply
  • Onsite live performances included
  • Snorkeling included

Hotel Amenities

Grand Bahia Principe El Portillo is an All-Inclusive resort. Room rates include meals and beverages at onsite restaurants and bars. Other items and amenities, including taxes and gratuities, and access to recreational activities and entertainment may also be included. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages, and other amenities. The Grand Bahia Principe El Portillo resort features a full service spa, many gardens, and 2 outdoor pools. Dining is available at one of the resort's 6 restaurants. High-speed wireless Internet access is available for a fee. This all-inclusive resort also offers a children's pool, a health club, and a water park with waterslide. Onsite parking is complimentary, and the resort offers airport transportation (surcharge). Grand Bahia Principe El Portillo All Inclusive is a smoke-free property.

  • Beach bar
  • Waterslide
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Number of bars/lounges - 8
  • Fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • Free water park access
  • Poolside bar
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Free breakfast
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Year Built 2006
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Sauna
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Nightclub
  • Children's pool
  • On private beach
  • Spa services on site
  • Terrace
  • Hair salon
  • ATM/banking
  • Number of restaurants - 6
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Shopping on site
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Laundry facilities
  • Beach towels
  • Spa tub
  • Total number of rooms - 606
  • One meeting room
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Arcade/game room
  • Wedding services
  • Garden
  • Tennis on site
  • Multilingual staff

Family Friendly Amenities

  • On private beach
  • Free water park access
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Children's pool
  • Waterslide
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Arcade/game room
  • Playground on site
  • Sofa bed
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Grand Bahia Principe El Portillo - All Inclusive offers 606 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. Rooms open to balconies. Accommodations have separate sitting areas and include sofa beds and desks. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with jetted bathtubs, bidets, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. In-room wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Bidet
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Free bottled water
  • Desk
  • Ceiling fan
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Jetted bathtub
  • Separate sitting area
  • Sofa bed
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Satellite TV service
  • Balcony
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Room service (24 hours)

Where to Eat

Guests will find 6 restaurants onsite: Las Dalias Restaurant, international cuisine buffet. Breakfast, lunch and buffet dinner with traditional dishes from international cuisine. Theme dining nights by country. Smoking is not permitted. Orquidea: À la carte restaurant where guests can enjoy experimental cuisine and modernist design. Reservations required. Dinner only. Children's menu available. Portofino: À la carte restaurant with specialities of traditional Italian cuisine. Reservations required. Dinner only. Children's menu available. El Pescador: À la carte restaurant where you can enjoy traditional seafood cuisine. Reservations required. Dinner only. Children's menu available. Las Olas: Snack-bar serving fast food. Opened from 10:30 AM to 6:30 PM. Junior Suite Club Golden offers 24 hour room service. Burger Principe: Snack bar serving fast food. Opened from 11 PM to 7 AM.All reservations include 3 free dinners, per week of stay, in any of the à la carte theme restaurants. To enter the theme restaurants there is a dress code for dinner: long trousers and shirt for men. You'll find 8 bars/lounges, located at various points in the complex, the lobby, the beach, in the pool and in the amphitheatre. In Pueblo Príncipe, the entertainment centre inside the resort, you'll find nightlife in our Bachata discotheque. Go ahead and order a Coco Loco, a Caipirinha or a Pina Colada. Pool, Jacuzzi, bubbles and relaxation. Add the Jacuzzi bar and you have the perfect combination for your enjoyment. In the beautiful Portillo beach, besides a stunning landscape you'll find our Flamboyan bar to enjoy Caribbean cocktails or whatever else you'd like.

Nearby Things to Do

Guests will find many activities on-site or nearby to relax, entertain or exercise. (All inclusive, complimentary 1 hour per day): snorkeling, kayaks, catamaran, boogie boards, windsurfing and scuba diving class in the pool (1 per stay). The hotel features a water sports center for motorized sports, diving and snorkeling tour, scuba diving courses, fishing tours, diving (PADI) and banana boat (all with extra charge). The hotel also has a fitness facility, an outdoor tennis court, a basketball court and a volleyball net on the beach. To have a relaxing time guests can go to the full service Spa, offering treatments that the body needs for relaxation and well-being, and an outdoor Jacuzzi on the beach. Every day guests will find an extensive and varied program of entertainment throughout, with activities for all ages and all audiences. Nights at Pueblo Príncipe are festive and fun in the Caribbean style, with live performances and audience participation shows, live music and the Bachata discotheque. A health club is featured at the resort. An outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness facility. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snorkeling on site
  • Fishing on site
  • Volleyball on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Windsurfing on site
  • Parasailing on site
  • Playground on site
  • Rowing or canoeing on site
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Sailing on site
  • Basketball on site
  • Scuba diving on site
  • Golf lessons available nearby

Spa Services

The fantastic Spa of the Grand Bahia Principe El Portillo, with typical Dominican decor and facilities, is located on one of its magnificent turquoise beaches. All our treatments are perfect for relaxing, for improving your skin and for you to feel better. Try the Caribbean Massage, you'll see how you beat stress. Let beauty seize you in the hairdressers, or enjoy a little manicure and pedicure. Relaxation and Detoxification Circuit : perfectly designed for total body relaxation; consists of an aromatherapy steam sauna, sensation shower and an exquisite dip in the outdoor Jacuzzi right on the beach. Spa Relaxation Circuit: Steam sauna with aromatherapy and chromotherapy, Sensations Shower, Jacuzzi with sea views and relax zone. Jacuzzi with sea views and relax zone.

  • Sauna in spa
  • Minimum age to access spa is 2
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No elevators

Cash Deposit Required

Fees

 

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • Resort fee

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 15.00 per stay (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 15.00 per stay (rates may vary)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Bahia Principe illo Inclusive
  • Grand Bahia Principe El Portillo All Inclusive Las Terrenas
  • Grand Bahia Principe El Portillo Las Terrenas

We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.

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