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.

This all-inclusive destination is a good choice for guests hoping for something to do in the evening. This waterfront destination has live entertainment 7 days per week, and there are a few fun bars on-location to pick from as well.

Set near the heart of Abra Grande, Grand Bahia Principe El Portillo, an all-inclusive complex, is a great choice for vacationers who are thinking about lodging in this village or the immediate vicinity. It is 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.

Bahia Principe El Portillo is a large location with 462 units. With size comes diversity of options, making this resort an excellent setting for travelers who want to explore a large complex with plenty of amenities. This resort has received a rating of three and a half stars, when it comes to activity and quality ratings, and more.

Below, you'll find a list of amenities in-room available at this location.

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

Remember that different room types may offer different amenities, so if a particular amenity is important to you, call the resort by phone to ensure that it is available.

Activities and Amenities

If you've been to one spa, you've been to them all, right? Wrong.

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 list below:

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

If you're looking forward to something in particular, don't hesitate to contact the location just in case availability varies. Visit this page to read a comprehensive description about the activities that Grand Bahia Principe El Portillo has to offer.


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.

Outside of the on-site dining options, those looking for further culinary diversity might also think about the region's other nearby restaurant choices. Travelers looking for somewhere to eat will find a few solid places to eat in the vicinity. It can be a time-saver to pick out a few restaurants in the area that are worth trying, despite the fact that Bahia Principe El Portillo offers some some tasty choices of its own. Click here for a more detailed discussion about food in this area.

Guest Services

The guest services -- including the ones shown below -- are offered to help you stay relaxed during your vacation.

  • Guest Laundromat
  • Barber/Beauty Shop

This property also has a handy set of business amenities, doubly great for professionals who may need to put in some work during their visits.

  • FAX
  • Meeting rooms
  • Business Center


Guests will find a fair number of interesting sites and attractions in the vicinity of Bahia Principe El Portillo. Plan a vacation outing to some of the closest attractions like Ectopia, a botanical garden. Since this resort is located right on Las Terrenas, this property is particularly attractive to guests who just can't get enough sand and surf.

The resort is situated near Samana, a pleasant area for travelers to visit.

For the full discussion of other destinations and attractions near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Loma Pto. Escondido S/N, Abra Grande, Dominican Republic

Phone: (018) 092-4061 ext. 00



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