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 should find exactly what they're looking for at this all-inclusive resort, as they will be able to enjoy an impressive selection of recreational possibilities. Whether you're looking for action in the ocean or on land, 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, is a great choice for visitors who are interested in staying in this village or the immediate vicinity. It's northwest of the center of Samana.


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.

Because there are a total of 462 rooms, Bahia Principe El Portillo is an undoubtedly big place to stay. Special features and ample space to roam make this expansive resort popular among those who want access to endless entertainment. Upon reviewing its overall quality, we've awarded this resort a three and a half star rating.

Look below for this location's in-room amenities.

  • 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

If you have an important amenity in mind, you can contact the resort by phone to verify it's available in the room you are reserving.

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.

For this location's general amenities, 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, since these details tend to change, it's a good idea to call ahead of time if you have your heart set on a particular activity. Visit this page to go to a comprehensive discussion about the types of recreation and activities offered at Grand Bahia Principe El Portillo.


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-location dining options, vacationers looking to find more culinary variety can also check out the region's other nearby restaurant selections. Guests here will encounter a small handful of restaurants nearby. It's worth it to find out which nearby restaurants are worth visiting, even though Bahia Principe El Portillo offers on-site dining. To get more information about dining in the surrounding area, click here.

Guest Services

The guest services -- including the ones listed here -- can help you get the most out of your vacation in the Dominican Republic.

  • Guest Laundromat
  • Barber/Beauty Shop

Some may want to consider that this property also has a few invaluable business amenities, ideal for professionals who may need to put in some work during their visits.

  • FAX
  • Meeting rooms
  • Business Center


You'll encounter a fair number of interesting sites and attractions in the vicinity of Bahia Principe El Portillo. The nearest includes Ectopia, a botanical garden. Considering this resort is located on Las Terrenas, it's a perfect fit for sun-bathers and watersports fanatics.

The resort is in the vicinity of Samana, a beautiful area for sightseers to experience the diversity of the Dominican Republic.

To see the full article about what's near the property, click here.

Contact Info

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

Phone: (018) 092-4061 ext. 00



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