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Punta Cana All Inclusive - Gran Bahia Principe Ambar

Updated on October 6, 2014

When my husband and I are looking for a getaway just for us, we really like to stay at an all inclusive resort. This time we visited the The Dominican Republic. It is so beautiful in The Dominican Republic! This was my best vacation yet. I have stayed at other all inclusive resorts but this one takes the cake!

The beach took my breath away. The rooms were immaculate, the grounds are stunning and she staff was wonderful.

I really want to go back. I highly recommend this to everyone deciding on an all inclusive hotel. Photos are below.

Slideshow From Our Stay at Gran Bahia Principe Ambar

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Know How (Album Version) [feat. Feist]

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Airport - The Dominican Republic
Airport - The Dominican Republic

We Arrive At Punta Cana International Airport

After we landed we walked off the plane right onto the tarmac. Punta Cana International Airport is the coolest airport I have ever seen! It has open-air terminals and the roofs are covered in palm fronds. The landscape is beautiful! Below are some of the pictures of the airport.

The Dominican Republic - Airport
The Dominican Republic - Airport

Gran Bahia Principe Ambar

Gran Bahia Principe Ambar
Gran Bahia Principe Ambar
gran bahia ambar resort punta cana
gran bahia ambar resort punta cana

First impressions are very important. The lobby was stunning! I had have to find more photos to share. Most of the pictures I took of the lobby were dark or had glare.

After check in we went to our room. Again beautiful. The first thing that caught my eye was the mahogany canopy bed. All of the d├ęcor was so happy. From the vibrant colorful artwork to the little towel sculptures.


Our Room

Room Gran Bahia Principe Ambar
Room Gran Bahia Principe Ambar
Gran Bahia Principe Ambar
Gran Bahia Principe Ambar

Everything in the hotel, inside and out, has special little touches. The image on the right is an ashtray. All of the ashtrays have the logo imprinted in the sand.

Throughout the hallways there are artful displays of towel origami sprinkled with fresh flower petals. Below are some pictures. The photo with me in it was taken in our room.


Gran Bahia Principe Ambar
Gran Bahia Principe Ambar

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Gran Bahia Principe Ambar
Gran Bahia Principe Ambar
Gran Bahia Principe Ambar
Gran Bahia Principe Ambar

After we checked into our room we took off to check out the resort. The landscape is immaculate. Everything is absolutely perfect. This is an absolute tropical paradise! You will also find coconut and banana trees everywhere. Photo below.


Bananna Tree and Coconut Palm
Bananna Tree and Coconut Palm

The Pool

Swim-up pool -bar
Swim-up pool -bar

The Beach Gran Bahia Principe Ambar - Photos from our stay.

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All you can drink!
All you can drink!

All you can drink!

Yep! All you can drink! This can be very dangerous so you have to pace yourself.

In addition to the open bar, there are special drink days. I honestly can't remember if it is every night or every other night. I am surprised I can even remember the trip :) I do remember the first night of our stay it was Coco Loco night and the last night was Champagne & Mimosa night. They set up a nice display and serve you until you can't make it over to order another. Pictures below.


Coco Loco Night

Coco Loco Coconute Driinks
Coco Loco Coconute Driinks

Champagne & Mimosa Night

Gran Bahia Principe Ambar
Gran Bahia Principe Ambar
Gran Bahia Principe Ambar
Gran Bahia Principe Ambar

Don Pablo Gourmet Restaurant


There are lots of options for food but this was my favorite. Most likely you are looking at this dish and trying to figure out what the heck it is.

It is the Banana Flambe It is soooo good! I can't even explain it in words.


The Sunrise - Gran Bahia Principe Ambar - Photo from our stay.

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Putna Cana
Putna Cana

Shop, Dine & Chill!


I could go on forever. The last few pictures are of other things we experienced on our visit.

We had such a good time. Not sure what our next stop will be but looking forward to getting away again.

I have more hubs on other vacation spots. You can check them out by visiting my profile.

Me with huge painting!
Me with huge painting!

Fantastic shows! - This was the Michael Jackson portion of the fantastic show we enjoyed!

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      Alex2006 

      6 years ago

      Very nice resort. I like the Caribbean colors and the all-inclusive concept

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      ccrcats 

      7 years ago

      Never been. But would love to go some day.

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      anonymous 

      7 years ago

      Even I've never visited Dominican Republic, but I really like this beautiful place. It's so great for us to get most happiness from dreamed vacation there. Another wonderful work of you.. dearest Michelle :) 5 stars for you. Have a wonderful time.. always ;)

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      WorldVisionary 

      7 years ago

      Fabulous lens! I am a Caribbean lover too, and have a lens for every island. Blessed by a Squid Angel.

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      KokoTravel 

      8 years ago

      We're looking forward to our first trip to Punta Cana this spring. Your lens makes me even more excited!

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      NorDac LM 

      8 years ago

      the DR's a great place, I moved here almost a year ago. Hope to never have to move back to the states

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      MrKerouac 

      8 years ago

      One of my moms friends favorite place. She's always "Oh, Gail, Punta Cana... Punta Cana"

      Nice pics. (i'm in the caribbean myself... we enjoy similar beaches)

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      MrKerouac 

      8 years ago

      One of my moms friends favorite place. She's always "Oh, Gail, Punta Cana... Punta Cana"

      Nice pics. (i'm in the caribbean myself... we enjoy similar beaches)

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      burgessvillian 

      8 years ago

      Looks like a nice resort. My niece went to the Dominican, but I haven't gone yet.

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      Snozzle 

      8 years ago

      Looks wonderful and some great pics. Have never been to the Dominican Republic - somewhere else to add to my list.

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