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Hotel Akwa Palace

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  • Excellent11%
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  • Average29%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible6%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In general, the hotel was ok considering that there are not that many alternatives in Douala. Staff in general was friendly. Breakfast on the 12th Floor was good with plenty of choices. What will stop me from coming back was the rat near the swimming...More

Thank Kurt W
Response from Frédéric C, Directeur général at Hotel Akwa PalaceResponded 2 weeks ago

Bonjour Kurt, Thank you for you feed back about the hotel. I am sorry regarding your experience with the rat. Be sure we have a special treatment done every month in all our property. This is against mosquitoes and rats, unfortunately these two pests are...More

Reviewed July 7, 2018

Nice superb hotel, in the heart of Douala Akwa Palace. Avery mighty hotel with a very big and beautiful room. The hotel has a very nice pool and serve a nice delicacy. The surrounding of the hotel was always very busy dues to various business...More

Thank simsid2014
Response from Frédéric C, Directeur général at Hotel Akwa PalaceResponded 5 weeks ago

Bonjour Simsid2014, We want to thank you for your nice coments about our hotel. We are renovating in 2018 and everything will be much better with the same quality of service. Looking forward to welcoming you again very soon. Warm regards,

Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

Shot a video in Douala....I was privileged to do the make up.... I spent one night at Akwa palace Douala...that was before 2017....fantastic...I still remember like it was yesterday..one could feel the Africa in the air...the room was beautiful...the living room was separated from the...More

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Response from Frédéric C, Directeur général at Hotel Akwa PalaceResponded June 14, 2018

Dear Ruth, Thanks a lot for your nice words about our hotel. we are glad you loved everything and specially our suites. As you can see, starting with the General manager, everybody speaks both English & French... We even have some Arabic, Spanish, Wolof specialists...More

Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

Hotel has a lovely pool and food was decent. My room was standard and was humid and somewhat mouldy. I wasn't able to have a hot shower as water took too long to get warm. This hotel has a good reputation but wouldn't recommend it,...More

Thank Katherine M
Response from Frédéric C, Directeur général at Hotel Akwa PalaceResponded March 15, 2018

Bonjour Katherine, Thank you for your coments. All of our standard rooms will be renovated in 2018. The Superior, Privilèges and Suites are already done, please ask us to have one of this for your next stay. Regards,

Reviewed January 23, 2018

The rooms are smelly. Air Condition is noisy. Food at the pool are not tasty. Elevator is freaky. the only good in this hotel in their breakfast. A complete renovation for building , facilities is mandatory needed. BRMore

Thank Ahmad T
Response from Frédéric C, Directeur général at Hotel Akwa PalaceResponded March 15, 2018

Bonjour BR, We thank you for your coment even if it does not reflect the usual experiences of our guests. We are renovating the entire main building in 2018, this will contribute to give you confidence in our elevators which are by the way working...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$125 - US$163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Centrally Located Hotel in Douala
#4 Business Hotel in Douala
#1 Family Hotel in Douala
#1 Safe Hotel in Douala
#1 Classic Hotel in Douala
#5 Mid-range Hotel in Douala
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$125 - US$163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Centrally Located Hotel in Douala
#4 Business Hotel in Douala
#1 Family Hotel in Douala
#1 Safe Hotel in Douala
#1 Classic Hotel in Douala
#5 Mid-range Hotel in Douala
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"upper rooms are better with lesser noise."
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"great Breakfast, pool side restaurant is awesome! recommend mosquito spray & lit candles"
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"Hotel is situated along the street, better to chose rooms facing inside square/pool"
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"Choose Back rooms pool view"
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