Grand Bahia Principe El Portillo

Grand Bahia Principe El Portillo

Grand Bahia Principe is a name in resort accommodations that people trust. With thriving locations throughout the Caribbean, Grand Bahia Principe has learned what works, and treat their guests like kings and queens. Grand Bahia Principe El Portillo was built in 2001, and welcomes guests into the lobby with tropical decor that sets the tone for the rest of their trip.

Active travelers will never run out of things to do at this all-inclusive resort, as they will enjoy access to an impressive variety of recreational activities. Whether you're in the mood for thrills on land or in the ocean, you should find what you're looking at this coastal destination.

Located near the middle of Abra Grande, Grand Bahia Principe El Portillo, an all-inclusive property, offers a warm welcome to customers who are thinking about basing their vacation in this village or an adjacent area. If you're curious, the center of Samana is to the southeast.


Each room at Grand Bahía Príncipe El Portillo comes with your choice of king-sized or two full-sized beds, as well as all of the standard amenities. There are 204 Standard rooms that offer not much more than that. The 158 Junior Suite Superior rooms come equipped with a hydro massage tub, as well as a balcony, and the 100 Junior Suite Club Golden rooms also have a hydro massage tub, balcony, but receive a private welcome reception with cocktails.

Bahia Principe El Portillo is an undoubtedly large location with 462 rooms. Special features and the chance to interact with all kinds of people make this super-sized property a hit with guests who want an exciting, rather than quiet, vacation. This resort has received a rating of three and a half stars, when considering its amenities, value, and more.

A list of the in-room amenities available at Grand Bahia Principe El Portillo include:

  • Coffee Maker
  • Television
  • Safe
  • Room Service
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Bathrobe
  • Air Conditioned
  • Balcony
  • AM/FM Alarm Clock
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access Port
  • Bath Tub
  • Mini Bar
  • Telephone

Check with the property if you're counting on all types of amenities, if it's a high priority for you.

Activities and Amenities

If you've been to one spa, you've been to them all, right? Wrong. The Spa of the Grand Bahía Príncipe El Portillo offers the specialty Caribbean Massage to help beat stress and relax the body. Enjoy a number of other treatments as you gaze out onto the beach.

Each night the hotel puts on an event of one type or another; be it a performance of local folklore, or a dance party. If you prefer a quieter type of nightlife, check out one of the four bars on property, which are located in the lobby, in the amphitheater, by the beach, and by the pool.

To view general amenities on the property, take a look at the following list:

  • FAX
  • Playroom
  • Sports Available
  • Sailing
  • Exercise Equipment
  • Kayaking
  • Live Entertainment
  • Wind Surfing
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Personal Watercraft
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling

However, don't hesitate to call with questions if you're still not sure exactly what to expect. To view a comprehensive description about the recreation and activities that Grand Bahia Principe El Portillo offers, click here.


The five restaurants on site serve guests everything from international to oriental cuisine. Las Dalias is the main restaurant and serves up international fare on the buffet, Portifino serves Italian, El Pescador has seafood galore, Oriental is where you go for Asian delights, and Orquídea Gourmet is the resort's experimental restaurant.

In addition to the on-site dining options, guests hoping for further culinary variety should also investigate some of the other local restaurants. Vacationers who stay at Grand Bahia Principe El Portillo will discover a few solid places to eat within traveling distance. It might save you time to pick out a few restaurants in the area that are worth trying, even though Bahia Principe El Portillo does have dining on-site. To find out more about this area's dining, click here.

Guest Services

Grand Bahia Principe El Portillo provides a few guest services, including the ones in the list below, which means you can let go of those few details and enjoy your relaxing trip to the Dominican Republic.

  • Guest Laundromat
  • Barber/Beauty Shop

There's also a helpful set of business amenities, making Bahia Principe El Portillo a superior choice for guests who seek some of the functionalities of their home offices.

  • FAX
  • Meeting rooms
  • Business Center


You'll encounter a fair number of interesting sites and attractions within a short distance of Bahia Principe El Portillo. One of the nearest is Ectopia, an interesting botanical garden. Since this resort is located directly on Las Terrenas, this property is an attractive setting for anyone who wants to experience the area's beautiful coastal region.

One closeby area of interest from the resort is Samana. To ensure you see as much of the region as possible, have a little side trip to a couple nearby towns to explore the sights and sounds they have to offer.

For our comprehensive article on other destinations and attractions near Grand Bahia Principe El Portillo, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Loma Pto. Escondido S/N, Abra Grande, Hispaniola 1809

Phone: (018) 092-4061 ext. 00



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