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Benin City, Nigeria
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

2 of us got food poisoning, vomiting & diarrhoea all night, then we're refused a refund of the meals. Very bad service. Extremely disappointed as the place has good potential & is in a beautiful setting.

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Lagos, Nigeria
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This resort could probably be the best resort in West Africa if certain factors are considered . We went as a group of 18ppl and got a discounted rate which still was expensive.The rooms were sparsely furnished basic furniture small size 16 tv. Kitchen is closed between meals which makes it difficult for one who is hungry after meal times...

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Lagos, Nigeria
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The place was so quiet, clean and beautiful that i had one of the best rest i had every had. The games also helped and the fact that you can run on the clean beaches. Not understanding french is not an issue as there are English speaking waiters

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Lagos, Nigeria
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place. Really calm and peaceful. Fantastic place for a honeymoon, romantic getaway or just meditation. The manager was really fantastic and helpful. Some fun activities. They can make dishes of your preference if you order the day before; our requested meal on the last night was FANTASTIC!!! The menu is quite limited, for a resort this large. My friends...

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Red Hill
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Like most of our West African trip this did not disappoint with low, unfriendly service. Beyond unhelpful reception staff. But the rooms were clean and the food edible, though for a very high price. Wait staff were somewhat better trained.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 January 2017

I live in London and i am married to a beninese princess (truly). we had been here before and this time we came with our cotonou's lawyer in tow + his family. There is no doubt that CDP offers same sort of sanity after the insanity of this extremely poor country, where any sort of civil behaviour or infrastructure simply...

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Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Looks can be deceiving. I came to this location expecting the whole works. A beach resort can only provide so much but one would expect the resort to pride itself in the experience it provides to its customers, through the service and an array of activities. La Casa offers no such thing. Apart from the air-conditioned room and beach, this...

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2Thank Rotimi G
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

The Atlantic Ocean in its splendour, far away in the remote outskirts of Ouidah in the Republic of Benin.....La Casa del Papa is heaven on Earth. Lovely cottages....excellent ambience....beautiful scenery....ideal for those who wish to be lost in the labyrinth of Mother Nature. A must visit for all.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Very nice place to visit away from cotonou. Beautiful scenery and very relaxing atmosphere. It is worth while to take a drive out from cotonou to get here and appreciate what they can offer. The crayfish is a must.

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Maputo, Mozambique
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

We spent the day at Casa del Papa with the family. The environment is just magic.... Not difficult being so close to the Porte de non retour. Food OK, service good, great pool and relaxing Beach. We had a fantastic day!!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about La Casa del Papa

Address: 01 Ouidah Plage | BP 5787, Cotonou, Ouidah, Benin
Region: Benin > Atlantique Department > Ouidah
Price Range: $84 - $109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 56
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La Casa Del Papa Hotel Ouidah
La Casa Del Papa Benin/Ouidah
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“best views are at the beach front, especially the rising of the sun”
 of 5 bubbles popeourfriend, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for bungalows 1 and 2. Ask for sea-side rooms. Ask for late check out”
 of 5 bubbles 137enricos, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Beachside chalet was gorgeous”
 of 5 bubbles Munchkinette, 26 Mar 2016 | Read review
“If we can afford it the deluxe rooms are much bigger and nicer.”
 of 5 bubbles santpedor, 13 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Best Rooms are the Deluxe Beach Side Cabins, ask for one further away from the restaurant”
 of 5 bubbles Voslapp, 24 Nov 2015 | Read review
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