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Golden Beach Hotel

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed in this hotel in December 2016. It was one of the best holidays I had... our room was clean, comfortable and cosy. The view from our room spectacular: the garden, the pool, and the ocean! Breakfast is good and the bar has cold drinks all day. A lot of evenings there is live African music (just after diner...

Thank evehin
Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 January 2017

people here are lovely, rooms are old and shabby. if you want air con you have to pay extra, hot water only speed to be switched on as new guests arrived and hotel is about 2 mile away from the strip where all bars and restaurants are. if you want a week of nothing then it's fine, i personally would...

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Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 December 2016

This is one of the best holidays I've ever taken, the hotel is set on the beach and I had wonderful views of the ocean from my large balcony, I went to sleep and woke up to the sound of lapping waves. The owners and staff in all areas couldn't have been more helpful or friendly. the rooms and communal...

Thank 2016Aisha
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

I had such a lovely time at this place everyone so so so friendly, so relaxing everyone called me by my name which was nice, fatou on reception was a star always happy with her Beautiful smile, and auntie was so nice to such a warm and delightful lady, and abes from the shop such a friendly guy and Abby...

Thank best1y
Wroclaw, Poland
Reviewed 24 January 2016

I do not recommend! Poor quolity of the rooms - dirty and shabby, A lot of mold and it was stinking. In doors and windows there were wide leaks that insects entered without problems. During the day often problem with electricity - so the air condition didn't work and there were only warm drinks. Breakfasts always started with delay -...

3Thank AlexaKPL
Antwerp, Belgium
Reviewed 28 December 2015

The first bight when I arrived it all looked a bit dated and needed renovation. I got probably the only room with a small hole on the front door out of which at night many big insects appeared into my room. I was not planning to sleep there. I even wanted to change the hotel as I thought it would...

3Thank Lesley B
Afferden, The Netherlands
Reviewed 24 November 2015 via mobile

We just spend two weeks in this hotel, it is not a bad hotel but there are defenetly better hotels of the same price range as the Golden Beach Hotel. The rooms are basic but fine since you wont be spending much time on your room anyway. The cleaning is perfect. Staff very friendly! During our stay there were problems...

1Thank Tieske27
Reviewed 21 April 2014

After booking this hotel we had read some negative reviews about it but found that things were not nearly as bad as we expected. The rooms we had were very spacious, cleanliness was good and there was always plenty of hot water Air conditioning has to be paid for on arrival, but this is consistent with this area, and when...

2Thank Judith H
Ruthin, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 April 2014

My husband booked us into this hotel, as a surprise, to celebrate my 70th. Birthday. We had been there 2 yrs. ago. What a change. The room had only 1 bed side table & lamp. The electric socket was hanging off the wall. Plaster had fallen from the ceiling. The toilet leaked and the bathroom door did not close. The...

4Thank bordoli
Reviewed 13 April 2014

There are a few good points but unfortunately far too many bad points. The good points are its cheap,plenty of sun loungers,the massages are superb, pleasant 100 yard footpath to the beach, all the rooms have a sea view and are reasonably large. I am a bit scared to start the list of bad points but here goes,loungers are uncomfortable...

2Thank happycamperMidlands

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Golden Beach Hotel

Address: Kombo Coastal Road, Bijilo 2345, Gambia
Region: Gambia > West Coast Division > Bijilo
Hotel Class:3 star — Golden Beach Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 26
Also Known As:
Golden Beach Kololi
Golden Beach Hotel Gambia/Bijilo
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“Better take some other hotel to have nice holidays.”
AlexaKPL, 24 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Check the noise of the air conditioning as some rooms have newer units”
815judithh, 21 Apr 2014 | Read review
“Don't bother!”
bordoli, 16 Apr 2014 | Read review
“The A level rooms have a terrace and the B level rooms have a balcony.”
  • View from our room at golden beach
dutchDenHaag, 29 Mar 2014 | Read review
“The rooms are equally good where ever you are in the hotel. It is small and therefore the rooms are all round in a horseshoe, so there are no bad rooms. They all overlook the pool and beach.”
  • view from our room
ponyplayc, 12 Feb 2014 | Read review
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