Gran Bahia Principe Jamaica

Last Inspected: June 2012

​Gran Bahia Principe Jamaica is a family all inclusive resort located in Runaway Bay approximately 60 minutes from Montego Bay and 25 minutes from Ocho Rios.  This is a large resort spread across a long area of beach with lots of areas to spend your day.  If you love to spend your time at the pool, the resort features three pools which are actually one a large free-form pool connected, one with swim up bar - it’s one of the best in Jamaica.

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​Gran Bahia Principe Jamaica is a very good 4 star resort in Jamaica.  You’ll find everything here - large pools, long beach, modern accommodations, good food, all in a very economically priced all-inclusive resort.  This resort is most popular with families and couples.

Guests enjoy 5 restaurants with one buffet and 4 a la carte.  Nine bars throughout the resort mean drinks will be waiting for you wherever you choose to spend your time. Guests enjoy 3 dinners in an a la carte restaurant per week.  Reservations required and dress code applies. Bars at the resort remain open until 2 am and after that guests still have access to fast food and soft drinks during the evening. Domestic liquor is included in your all-inclusive package; premium liquors have an additional charge.

Gran Bahia Principe Jamaica features 840 junior suites all with either one king canopy bed or two double canopy beds, air conditioning and ceiling fan, modern decor, satellite TV, mini bar, Jacuzzi tub, in room safe, bath amenities and more. Wifi is available in your room with a charge.

The resort offers a supervised kids club for children ages 4 through 12 and areas in the main pool suitable for small children.  It’s a great family resort.

A large beach means lots to do on the water.  Gran Bahia Principe actually has three beaches - a snorkeling beach, a large main beach and a private nude beach.  Guests have access to one hour daily of many water sports. Besides those activities, soccer, volleyball, tennis ad bicycles are available or try the fitness center for a workout.

Gran Bahia Principe Jamaica offers free Wifi in the lobby for all guests.

Upgrade to the Golden Club and enjoy additional amenities and services such as rooms on top floors in the best location, exclusive Club House lounge, exclusive reception and welcome drink, private concierge line, free internet access for 30 minutes per day in Club House, 4 a la carte dinner reservations per week, coffee machine in room, mini bar replenished daily, 24-hour room service, VIP services in room, bathrobes & slippers in room, beach towels in room upon your arrival and evening turn down service.

Gran Bahia Principe is a good family resort and a good resort for couples looking for a quiet, relaxing vacation. This is not a good choice for anyone looking for a lot of entertainment or action on the resort.  The drawbacks include extra charges for premium liquor, restrictions on a la carte restaurants, gym that’s not air conditioned, extra charges for additional bed, iron and ironing board, safe and Wifi.