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Ngala Lodge

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Superb hotel. Great staff, excellent food. Lovely grounds. Super weather. What more could you want for an excellent winter break? We stayed in November and were advised in advance of building work next door. Happily, during the week we were there we encountered no noise...More

Thank BredonHill
Response from Jonathan G, General Manager at Ngala LodgeResponded 4 January 2018

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to see you back with us again.

Reviewed 11 December 2017

This was my fifth trip to The Gambia and this hotel is by far the best in terms of amenities: Really great grounds so ability to be quite private and also good wildlife; much more private and hence less hassled beach experience in a cove...More

3  Thank Kohchang_1998
Response from Jonathan G, General Manager at Ngala LodgeResponded 12 December 2017

Thank you Terry for your comments regarding the the grounds and amenities of the hotel. When you mentioned your problem to me my response was that if it had taken place, then it would be the first time in 23 years that a guest had...More

Reviewed 9 December 2017

We stayed 3 nights in Ngala Lodge in Suite 1 - a nice, upstairs corner suite as part of a package organised by The Gambia Experience. A welcome by the General Manager (Jonathan - who was in evidence around the place the whole time and...More

2  Thank drc225
Response from Jonathan G, General Manager at Ngala LodgeResponded 12 December 2017

Thank you David for your comments and the negative ones have been taken on board. It would be nice to see you both back again for a longer stay and show our improvements.

Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

We returned for a fortnight as spent a happy week in March. The Lodge is generally lovely, although we did miss the customer relations manager ERICA, who was a super asset to the Hotel on our last stay-in fact all women seemed to have disappeared,...More

2  Thank Clare Y
Response from Jonathan G, General Manager at Ngala LodgeResponded 23 November 2017

Thank you Clare for your review. Our aim is always to get our guests returning time and time again and that is achieved by our biggest asset..the staff. I am also so proud that the standard of the food has been maintained along with the...More

Reviewed 14 November 2017

We have just returned from our first trip to The Gambia and we can say that we have fallen in love with the country and it's people. Ngala Lodge is a tropical paradise and has the most amazing team working at the hotel. Service is...More

Thank Val L
Response from Jonathan G, General Manager at Ngala LodgeResponded 16 November 2017

Thank you Val for your kind words. The Ngala team are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to see you back with us soon.

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M and M
18 January 2018|
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Response from Jonathan G | Property representative |
Dear M&M, You can pay in Sterling, US$, Euros or Dalasis. The banks charge 3.45% on credit card transactions. Regarding late check out-we always try to assist if possible and also FOC, however it depends on the time of... More
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5 November 2017|
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Dear Croft, I am sure that we could accept them. It must be understood that our guests come to Ngala for the peace and tranquility. The majority of our guests are elderly or work in schools and colleges and want to escape... More
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29 October 2017|
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Are ther wild animals in Jamaica? Dear Alex, There is plenty culture here. There is a wild life reserve just over the border in Senegal called Fathala, it can be done in a day or stay overnight. 6000 hectares of natural... More
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"corner suite eg 4 vg..NOT 3 (dark); all face the seas and stunning views."
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"This is a wonderfully quiet and restful Lodge situated away from the hustle and bustle."
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"Atlantic suites have Jacuzzis. All the rooms are large with large terraces and well located with views over..."
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"Suite 10 was quite dark but extremely spacious and we loved to use the private jacuzzi in the cool of the..."
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