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Hotel Akwa Palace

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Ideally located in the heart of Douala, the Akwa Palace Hotel combines the charm of the colonial tradition with the most modern comfort within a refined and warm atmosphere. The Akwa Palace Hotel is close to the vibrant cultural and tourist centers and is situated in the middle business district of Douala, the economic capital of Cameroon. The Akwa Palace is made of 2 buildings, the Akwa 1, 3*** and the Akwa 2, 4**** Deluxe.
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Property amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Outdoor pool
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Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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I like the view of the rooms and location of the Hotel. they have MTN customer service closer to them. They have also ATM Machines to draw money. I have concern about their Room services and house keeping, they always let you feel that they are doing any service as a special
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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 pool/outside restaurant
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Response from Frédéric C, Directeur général at Hotel Akwa Palace
Responded Aug. 1, 2018
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 very present on the city of Douala and be sure that our internal treatments are effective. We hope to see you again very soon to discover our new renovated spaces. Warm regards,
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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 activities around. Also there are
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Response from Frédéric C, Directeur général at Hotel Akwa Palace
Responded Jul. 13, 2018
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,
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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
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Response from Frédéric C, Directeur général at Hotel Akwa Palace
Responded Jun. 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 ! ;-) We all hope to you very soon at Akwa Palace. A très bientôt !
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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, although unsure where else to stay in Douala.
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Response from Frédéric C, Directeur général at Hotel Akwa Palace
Responded Mar. 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,
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chambre 533
vue derrière l'hôtel (côté piscine)
View from room looking left. I never stopped raining. I loved it
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combien coute la piscine pour les non residents
Bonjour chers tous, La réponse de M. Thierry S est fondée pour le week-end ( Samedi et Dimanche) uniquement. Ce pendant, en semaine( Lundi-Vendredi), l’accès piscine coute 8.000 fcfa pour les adultes et 5.000 fcfa pour les enfants âgés de 5 à 12 ans. Il donne doit à un transat et une grande serviette.
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"Rooms with SP view are nice and it should be on the new wing"
"upper rooms are better with lesser noise."
"great Breakfast, pool side restaurant is awesome! recommend mosquito spray & lit candles"
"Hotel is situated along the street, better to chose rooms facing inside square/pool"
"Choose Back rooms pool view"
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PRICE RANGE
US$128 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
CameroonLittoral RegionDouala
NUMBER OF ROOMS
184
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