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New Bahia Principe hotels in Samana

The Bahia Principe hotel chain has announced the opening of several hotels in the Samana area, in time for the new flights into Samana International Airport at El Catey. These are the 223-room Gran Bahia Principe Cayacoa, the 103-room Bahia Principe Samana near the city of Samana, and the 406-room Bahia Principe El Portillo in Las Terrenas. The 191-room Gran Bahia Principe Cayo Levantado, on the island of the same name in Samana Bay, is scheduled to open on 15 December. The Spanish chain, owned by the Pinero Group, runs hotels in Rio San Juan on the north coast, as well as the Gran Bahia Principe Punta Cana and Gran Bahia Principe Bavaro in the east.