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Bakotu Hotel

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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good48%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely, clean hotel and the staff are very friendly. The hotel is located about 5 minutes away from the beach and is located near lots of shops and restaurants. If you love monkey's you'll absolutely love staying here! They often visit the...More

1  Thank shadia94
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say been to the Gambia many times but this was by far the best hotel we have stayed in are room was lovely and the gardens breakfast was not to bad and all staff where fab very close to beach lovely pool...More

1  Thank Sandra S
Reviewed June 18, 2018

The hotel is located at the heart of Bakotu - at the gate of Bakotu market. That means, that there are LOT of opportunities to explore Gambia with the help of countless official and less official tour guides. My thanks here to to Timo Drammeh...More

2  Thank Hando P
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Hotel amazing .rooms great think they been done out should of tuk a pic .full wall mirror bed great slept great. People are lovely Breakfast great Lovely hotel Defo would stay again Any question ask me no probs The photos are of inside hotel I...More

2  Thank Cara W
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

Had 10 days here and it’s a lovely hotel if u only want basic there’s no air con only If u ask fir rental of a fan and there’s non left No kitchen area so it’s hard to take food back Breakfast was basic but...More

2  Thank bettyboop2013
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About
Description
Renowned and well established, Bakotu is a small, friendly hotel ideally located in Kotu between the beach and the golf course. Facilities include a small swimming pool, sun and shade terraces, reception, ...More laundry, shop, restaurants and bars. Individually decorated rooms, with comfy beds and either terrace or balcony are grouped around mature gardens. The monkeys, squirrels and birds are great attractions. Ideal for those looking for something a little different with good value for money. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
80
Price range
US$90 - US$93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Bakotu Hotel Kotu
,
Bakotu Hotel Gambia/Kotu
Location
Gambia > Banjul Division > Kotu
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
80
Price range
US$90 - US$93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Bakotu Hotel Kotu
,
Bakotu Hotel Gambia/Kotu
Location
Gambia > Banjul Division > Kotu
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Traveller (441)
Pool & Beach (58)
Room & Suite (47)
Dining (11)
Family and Play Areas (8)
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john R
August 10, 2018|
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Response from JudeandCharlie | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Thank you! Excellent choice of Hotel. Some very reasonably priced places to eat, meals between £5 - £10 per person. A couple of more upmarket places charge more. Julbrew lager excellent and between 80p and £1. Wine and... More
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"Nature, wildlife, quiet, friendly, big rooms, monkeys, good staff"
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"Check on night-time temperatures and decide if you want room with a/c or not"
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"all rooms have a jungle feel"
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"Room C6 was close to tall trees and cover,ideal room for a birder."
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