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  •  Babysitting
  •  Bar
  •  Casino
  •  Free WiFi
  •  Golf Course
  •  Gym
  •  Handicap Accessible
  •  Kids Club
  •  Parking On Site
  •  Pool
  •  Restaurant
  •  Spa
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When you stay at Grand Bahia Principe Tulum – All Inclusive in Akumal, you’ll be next to a golf course and minutes from Riviera Maya Golf Club and Aktun Chen. This all-inclusive resort is within close proximity of Akumal Beach and Hekab Be Biblioteca.


Make yourself at home in one of the 978 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and LCD televisions. Rooms have private balconies. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Spa, Wellness & Premium Amenities

Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. You can get some exercise with a round of golf or enjoy a lazy day at the private beach. Additional amenities at this resort include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

Food & Drink

This resort is all inclusive. Rates include meals and beverages at onsite dining establishments. Charges may be applied for dining at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, some beverages, and other amenities.

Satisfy your appetite at one of the resort’s 4 restaurants. Relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge or a poolside bar.

Business & Travel Amenities

Featured amenities include express check-out, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and a 24-hour front desk. Free self parking is available onsite.

How to Get There

Grand Bahia Principe Tulum – All Inclusive
Crta Chetumal - Cancun Km 250
Akumal, 77760 Mexico


4.5 Very Good 14572 Reviews
Poor pool bar staff
Reviewed 10 hours ago

No staff on bars around bottom pool everyone needs man management skills
not seen a smile in 9 days food excellent top bar near lobby also great went to sister hotel really nice food and atmosphere children’s pool area was really good very helpful staff
Slight altercation in pool with a Spanish guests accused my niece of abusive language staff completely disregarded our comments and never said anything to him can’t believe he didn’t mention anything to us sorry to say it but there not interested in English guests

Best resort
Reviewed 18 hours ago

We stayed at this resort dor two weeks in may 2019.Such a great resort,very clean,big room with jacuzzi, lots of food and drinks.Really enjoyed our stay,couldn't falt anything.Great entertainment by the swimming pools or in the theater.
Only bad thing it was about the sea and the beach. In this time of the year there were sea weeds but the hotel staff were working really hard to clear the water and the beach(mother nature is showing off sometimes)
Highly recommend this resort!!!Well worthed

Typical all inclusive
Reviewed 1 day ago

This resort is big and busy and a long drive from Cancun airport. All the rooms are in multi-suite villas that are located on both sides of the lobby. The rooms are clean and comfortable with great showers. They only stock pop and beer in the fridge plus provide big bottles of water. We had a room with 3 double beds which was great for me and my two adult daughters. The buffet was down a hall off the lobby so it is a fair walk unless your villa is near the lobby. The main pool is big and noisy. There are smaller pools at each end of the property for the villas farther from the lobby. They both have buffet restaurants beside them for lunch. They say they are open 24 hrs. but there was only coffee out before 10am and after 5pm. The pools also have walk up bars which is nice. There are no servers so you have to get your food/drinks yourself. At least you don't need to tip anyone. You have to come out early to get a lounger and towels. If you show up after lunch, all the loungers are occupied and there are no clean towels. I liked lying out on the loungers on the other side of the pool/restaurant (but not down by the water) as it was quieter (there were at least 3 wedding parties when we were there). The beach sand is nice but there is tons of seaweed in the water. They have guys out there all day every day raking, piling, and hauling to no avail. Every morning, it is all back. There are big cement walls out aways in the water which act as a barrier against the waves so the area that has just been cleared of seaweed is where people will go in the water. It is warm and shallow. There is coral in some spots so really not the best beach if you want to do any serious swimming or playing.
The food was always plentiful and lots of variety. However, most of the a la carte restaurants were at the neighboring resort, Coba. There are trollies that go between the resorts all the time and there's a casino, disco, and market at the main entrance, so there's never a problem getting a ride to wherever you want to go. Coba has a waterpark for kids but we really enjoyed the evening atmosphere better there. It does not have beach access and only one pool so might be quite busy during the day. I was expecting the Maya Riveria to be more "exotic" than it was. Now that I've been to a few all-inclusives, they are pretty much all the same so it's important to go on day trips to actually experience the local culture and beauty.

Be careful of the raw food here!!!!
Reviewed 1 day ago

Be careful of the raw fish at this resort. I ate a raw tuna steak at the international restaurant when I went in December and I'm pretty sure it wasn't frozen properly because a 3 months later I found out I had a tapeworm.

Great Hotel, Excellent Service
Reviewed 1 day ago

We stayed at this resort for my 40th Birthday. The resort was clean, the service was excellent, and staff went out of their way to make us happy. Our best service came from the buffet restaurant. Hipolito Chan was amazing, and went the extra mile for us every time he saw us. We are looking forward to our next trip, and we can't wait to see Hipolito again!