About the hotel

Take a stroll down Bávaro's coconut palm-lined beach, sip a cocktail as you soak up sun or unwind with a deep tissue massage. This charmingly styled resort features inspired colonial styling coupled with a rich tropical backdrop with all day activity for couples and friends. With its beautifully maintained landscaping, tropical flora, and majestic mangroves, you won't have to go far to experience the Dominican Republic's natural beauty. Luxury is more than just high-end amenities and services; it's a state of being. Experience a place made exclusively for you, where every detail is treated with the utmost care and importance, creating a paradise unlike any other. Embark on a sophisticated, gastronomic experience together with exquisite service complimentary of unlimited á la carte dining, and a late night snack bar. Luxury Bahia Principe Emeralda's jaw-dropping natural and architectural beauty is coupled with luxury resort amenities and a friendly, anticipatory staff. Forget your earthy worries at the Bahia Spa. Sooth away aches and stress with personalised massage, beauty and body treatments. Unleash your competitive side. Play 18 holes at Punta Cana's best courses or enjoy non-stop sports, and water sports all day. Your little ones will love it too. The Bahia Scout's Mini Club let's them enjoy their own slice of paradise, too.

  • Located on Bavaro's pristine white-sand beach
  • Use of neighbouring Bahia Principe hotels
  • Unlimited á la carte dining

At a glance
Luxury Grand Bahia Esmeralda location
Relaxing Scenic Beachfront Couples Family Short Transfer


All suites at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmerala include all the home comforts necessary for a relaxing getaway:

  • 1 king-size canopy bed or 2 full-size canopy beds
  • Pillow menu
  • Terrace
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Safety deposit box
  • Plasma screen satellite TV
  • Mini bar with alcoholic drinks replenished daily
  • Coffee and tea making facilities
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Telephone
  • 24-hour room service
  • VIP amenities
  • Butler services, upon request
  • Bathrobes and slippers
  • WiFi (£)
  • Bathroom with hydromassage bathtub and separate shower
  • Hairdryer

Junior Suite Deluxe

Unwind in your comforting sanctuary at the end of every exhilarating day in the sun. The exquisite décor is coupled with a view of Esmeralda's breathtaking tropical terrace, leaving you feeling renewed with each passing day. Relax in true style and luxury.



A sophisticated, gastronomic experience together with exquisite service.

Los Geranios

Redefine your perception of a buffet. Gaze upon hundreds of gourmet options made with the freshest ingredients where you can create a meal that is uniquely your own.

Beach Restaurant

Savor delicious meals and drinks while you enjoy the fascinating scenery. Come and try the plethora of exquisite culinary offerings with ocean vistas.

Pool Restaurant

Enjoy your meals and drinks by the pool, in an ideal setting for relaxing in the comfort, and savoring rich and varied cuisine.

  • Reservations required

Oriental Takara

Enjoy a new twist on Oritenal cuisine. Experienced chefs have combined traditional recipes you love with innovative culinary techniques, are sure to take your breath away.

  • Reservations required

Bella Italia

Indulge in traditional age-old recipes, with a modern flare. Try a plethora of delicious meals including lasagna, beef tagliata Florentine, or honey lamb chops.

  • Reservations required


Tantalizing grilled meats served with bossanova beat. Enjoy from 13 perfectly cooked meat options.

  • Reservations required


Drift away to a state of pure joy and relaxation as you indulge in a drink at any of the 6 bars located throughout the resort. Immerse yourself in the tropical surroundings and enjoy every moment to the fullest.


All Inclusive

  • Welcome cocktail
  • 24-hour room service
  • VIP amenities
  • Butler service upon request
  • Evening turn-down service
  • Bathrobes and slippers
  • Pillow menu upon request
  • Towels for the pool and beach in the room upon arrival
  • Exclusive beach bar service for Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda guests
  • International newspapers
  • Organized games and activities
  • Mini-bar with alcoholic drinks restocked daily
  • Local taxes and tips
  • Unlimited á la carte dinners in our speciality restaurants, reservation and formal dress required
  • Wide selection of international drinks 24 hours
  • Free WiFi throughout the hotel
  • Free non-motorised water sports
  • Diving lesson in the pool per person per stay
  • Guests can use all the facilities and restaurants of the complex, except the buffets and facilities of the Luxury Bahia Principe Fantasia

Additional Facilities (£)

  • Water sports offered by Scubaquatic including scuba diving (PADI)
  • All motorised sports and vehicles
  • Beauty and massage treatments in the Bahia Spa
  • Laundry service
  • Medical service
  • Telephone calls, mail and fax
  • Banquet and wedding services
  • Premium drinks
  • Professional photography services with Tropic One Studio
  • All services and items not specified under "All-inclusive"


  • Two swimming pools
  • Outdoor Jacuzzi area
  • Sunh terraces with sunloungers and parsols
  • Pool and beach towels
  • Darts
  • Mini golf
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Football
  • Tennis
  • Aerobics
  • Yoga
  • Bicycles
  • Pétanque
  • Fitness room
  • Daytime activities
  • Evening entertainemtn
  • Casino (£)
  • Spa (£)

For the Family

  • Children's pool
  • Water Park located at Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro
  • Disco

Water Sports

  • Paddle surfing
  • Snorkelling
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Windsurfing
  • Boogie boards
  • Catamaran
  • Introductory scuba lesson in the pool

Additional Water Sports (£)

  • Catamaran and boat trips
  • PADI scuba diving
  • Fishing boat and tour
  • Banana boat

Golf (£)

If you're looking to play a few rounds of golf, there are a wide range of golf courses located nearby the resort. The Punta Blanca Golf Club, designed by Nick Price member of the -oeWorld Golf Hall of Fame-, is just 5 minutes away. Other courses nearby include White Sands Golf featuring 9 spectacular holes, known for its big lakes and coves; the 18 hole Bavaro Golf and the Cocotal Golf and Country Club both just 20 minutes from the resort.

Bahia Spa at Esmeralda (£)

Disconnect in the relaxation area on one of the floating water beds or for a romantic date, unwind in Jacuzzis in the VIP Cabins.

  • Massages
  • Body treatments
  • Beauty salon
  • Spa programmes
  • Facial treatments

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