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Lovely Gambia

Gambia is the nicest place to visit. Great beach, sunny weather and friendly people. There’s not so... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2018
anetteo953
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Stockholm, Sweden
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Kololi beautiful place to chill and watch the world go by

Kololi is a beautiful place vibrant and full of colour ,the local in most part are friendly and... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2018
Andy C
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kololi, Coud be a lot nicer if they cleared up the streets, by this I mean you can't really walk anywhere without being harassed by anyone and everyone, not in a dangerous way they just wont take no for an answer, they think europeans are...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Alison O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A trip to Gambia often includes the Kololi Strip which offers a good selection of good and inexpensive restaurants, a great opportunity for 'people watching' and a diversity of street and bar entertainment including a range of rather obvious prostitutes. It is a lively place...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank FlipflopMonster
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic place so much going on great restaurants everywhere lovely sandy beach with fruit sellers yummy everything you would need for a terrific holiday to The Gambia. The people must be the friendliest in t(e world with their smiling faces and they are so helpful....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

I have never written a review before but I thought I should for this trip. I went with a group of 10 friends of different races and backgrounds and stayed at the djembe. The hotel was ok but the staff were wonderful. We did 2...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

Kololi is a nice beach but the Atlantic is dangerous and at no time while we where there was it safe to swim. The stripe has nothing but small restaurants all trying to get your trade. Not really my scene.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Celia J
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Went to the gambia in april for a week 4 of us .the place has gone down. .a lot of the bars were closed .went to a bar on the strip called chossan it was full of gambian prosstitutes.the security pushed my friend as we...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Mair J
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Gambia is the nicest place to visit. Great beach, sunny weather and friendly people. There’s not so much to do there, just strol around, relax and have a Julbrew(local beer) on the beach and listen to music. Watch the fisherman pull up their nets with...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank anetteo953
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Kololi has a lot for vacationers, especially the "strip" for the after 8 (pm) hours - bars and restaurants even casinos. People are sort of almost too friendly, but it can get tiring as they all want you to make friends and to visit their...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank lcbl2016
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Kololi is a beautiful place vibrant and full of colour ,the local in most part are friendly and welcoming,the Beach and Monkey Park are great to chill with very few people around,Bumsters are around but be polite but firm to avoid the constant scams to...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Andy C
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

The beach at Koloi is lovely with wide sand to walk along and shells to pick up along the way. Plenty of places beside the beach to stop for food and a beer and many fresh fruit juice drink stops set up by the locals....More

Date of experience: March 2018
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8 July 2018|
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Response from robert l | Reviewed this property |
You can also try Dejembe beach hotel right on beach quitter area plenty of bars out side few minutes taxi ride to main strip so you have the best of two worlds enjoy,
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Kevin S
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Senegambia Beach is definitely the more upmarket hotel rooms set in landscaped grounds with a big pool. In hotel evening entertainment, but just outside on "the strip" a rising road of bars and restaurants leading up to the... More
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