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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Great hotel located in downtown Luanda, close to Sonangol, and other major government buildings. Pricey as with other nice hotels in Luanda, Gourmet styled restaurant and great staff. Staff speak English and are helpful. Wifi available too. Not a budget hotel.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Flying visit on business. It's not one of the very expensive chrome and glass palaces available in Luanda but for a quick stopover it was perfectly adequate. The plumbing worked fine, walk in shower was a decent size, bed comfortable enough and the air conditioning was up to the task. Check-in/ check-out took forever- partly because they don't take Amex...

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Stayed one night and I must say I'm not terribly impressed. If they put as much effort into the rest of the hotel that they put into the Foyer then it'd be a nice place to stay. First impression is good but that's as far as it goes. Bar areas are the absolute bare minimum basics. No décor, bare rooms...

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Madeira Islands, Portugal
Reviewed 26 April 2016

This hotel have very friendly staff! Good lunch buffet and breakfast! Go to see the sunset at the terrace with a nacional coca cola! Well the rooms are ok for the standarts that they have, the big problem for me is the toilet, not so clean as i wish.

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Petit Lancy, Switzerland
Reviewed 9 February 2016

The hotel is well located, near the seafront (but far from the Port of Luanda). Service is ok and the staff is very friendly. The day I arrived (very early in the morning) they immediately gave me a room. I went to it, and the room was not very clean and although the bed was done, there was a human...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 November 2015

The Continental is good enough if staying for a couple of nights only. On the positive side, WiFi works well and the food is excellent. On the negative side, the room (321) is dated but sufficiently clean, shower is temperamental and there is only one powerpoint from which you have to charge phones/laptops etc. There is no laundry service after...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 23 November 2015

For the price that you are paying to stay at this hotel it most definitely doesn't meet expectations. Small and smelly dated rooms, terrible showers (two out of three nights nothing more than a drip would come out), below average breakfast and terrible dinner options (despite everything being $$$), unusable wifi in room, and completely rude staff. Pretty much sums...

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Whole city is expensive, extremely expensive and just don't know why.This hotel though had the best Wi Fi in all of Africa, I streamed You Tube all night, It also had US Movie channels for movies which was a pleasant surprise. The Evening Buffet was also very tasty though at that price I would expect it to be. The Pond...

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Malaga, Spain
Reviewed 19 July 2015

I've stayed at this hotel several times over the years that I have been visiting Angola and I can recommend it as a good if basic hotel. It is well run, the staff are helpful and friendly ( somewhat of a novelty in Angola ) the rooms are comfortable and it has probably one of the nicest bars in town...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Luanda, Angola Great place to visit and stay when you are visiting Luanda, located in the centre of the City, Beach and Museum mins away from other local restaurants and banks. nice terrace to enjoy a romantic evening or business meetings, lunches and evenings drinks.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Opened in the middle of the last century and designed and built in Portuguese-colonial style, the Hotel Continental has undergone a number of upgrades over the years. These upgrades, together with the ISO 9001 certification, make us both modern and customer-friendly ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Continental

Address: Rua Rainha Ginga, n0 18-21 | Caixa Postal 5150, Luanda 1000-000, Angola
Region: Angola > Luanda Province > Luanda
Price Range: $312 - $433 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Continental 3*
Number of rooms: 83
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“The Hotel itself is very quiet and with rooms facing the beach”
 of 5 bubbles Partybox75, 8 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Sorry I did not stay a the Hotel only used the Restaurant but most of the rooms have a view to the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles Mildas3, 8 Jul 2015 | Read review
“The rooms are very different from each other, ask the front desk for a quite room, as Fridays is the “Men Day” and there is party everywhere in the streets, and some rooms may become very noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles BernhardSmid, 14 Oct 2014 | Read review
“No good views really on any side of the building, as far as I know”
 of 5 bubbles LACO79, 1 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Rooms to the front are better.”
 of 5 bubbles 577ricardov, 14 Jun 2014 | Read review
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