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Ocean Bay Hotel & Resort

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#1 of 4 Hotels in Bakau
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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manchester
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Beautifully situated hotel complex right on the beach and the UN across the road. The facilities were excellent, swimming pool fantastic, along with the spa which I didn't partake of but others in our group did and were very satisfied. Meals very good, service excellent. Only down side was the mosquitos which can't be helped. All in all despite not...

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Brighton, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Chose to stay here again after our fab stay in 2016 Sadly it wasn't as good Yes there has been work done around the grounds and some of the rooms have been modernised with new showers and toilets. Yes the pool guys were amazing as before, so friendly and helpful a real credit and genuinely nice guys Waiters at pool...

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Brufut, Gambia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definatelly a very good hotel, renovated, excellent service and quality. Exactly on the beach. Food is amazing. The deluxe rooms are great. Do recommend for hollidays either as a couple or family. Quiet and very organized

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Lancashire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Second visit to this hotel and always been good. Not a five star hotel by rest of the world standards but the best in Gambia . Staff, food etc all very good Don't be afraid to leave the hotel and explore, yes you will get a bit of hassle from street sellers but a strong NO is all you need....

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

They have a nice beach and pool area. If you are working for the UN, it is right across the street from UN House so that is very convenient. There are lots of pricey and unusual African wood carvings for sale in the lobby/reception area.They are friendly too. Also they don't charge you 3% + hefty bank charges if you...

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Mold, Wales
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our fourth time (11-21 April 2017) at the Ocean Bay and the third year in succession. We had a suite again and we had a partial view of the sea via the Beach Bar. Very nice indeed. The extra space in a suite is useful even if the idea is to spend as much time outside in the...

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Lobbeh B, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

As rightly said the Suite bathrooms will benefit when their turn comes which is part of the renovation plan. We thank you for your loyalty and look forward to receiving you again during your next visit to the Gambia. Please do not hesitate to send us an email on info@oceanbayhotel.com for special requests and updates.

London
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

One of my favourite hotels in the Gambia. The hotel is located right on a sandy beach; some maintance required on the beach to keep the sand free from debris. The beach staff do their best to keep area free from debris but more resources required to keep this lovely stretch of beach pristine. This is my 2nd time at...

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Lobbeh B, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for being loyal to the Ocean Bay Hotel. As rightly mentioned, the hotel beach staffs are doing their utmost best to keep the beach clean and tidy, also kindly note that it is not a private one. Nevertheless we will continue the trend with more resources to keep up the momentum. We have also noted the recommended staff...

Sluis, The Netherlands
Reviewed 15 April 2017

You can eat in this hotel when you are not a guest, an buy acces to the pool for 4 EUR per person. Very nice garden en swimming pool, and friendly service. The breakfast we took one day was OK, but certainly not 5 star quality. The have however a nespresso machine, so the one place in Bakau/Cape Point to...

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Lobbeh B, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

We thank you for the review and look forward to always receiving you at Ocean Bay Hotel & Resort. For any updates, kindly contact us on info@oceanbayhotel.com Best regards!

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

This is our fifth time at this hotel & it is our most favourite place in the world. We love it that much. The position is excellent. Beautiful gardens. Lovely large bedrooms. Staff are so helpful, they will go to great lengths to make sure you have a wonderful holiday

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Lobbeh B, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Hello Shelagh & Nigel, The Team thanks you for your continuous loyalty and look forward to hosting you again. Best regards.

Gloucestershire
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Yet again another lovely stay here. Much quieter than our last visit. The staff are so friendly and happy to help. Their is a little entertainment during the day and some light entertainment in the evening. The hotel down the beach has the main entertainment in the evening. The beach fruit lady's and juice boys are happy to chat and...

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Lobbeh B, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for your loyalty Andrew & Sue. The team looks forward to receiving you again during your next vacation to the Gambia. Best regards!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Ocean Bay Hotel & Resort

Address: Kofi Annan Street, Cape Point, Bakau, Gambia
Region: Gambia > Banjul Division > Bakau
Price Range: $107 - $194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Ocean Bay Hotel & Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 195
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Ocean Bay Hotel And Resort
Ocean Bay Hotel Bakau
Ocean Bay Resort
Ocean Bay Bakau
Ocean Bay Hotel Gambia
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“Deluxe rooms facing the seaside or the garden”
faticosta, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“The rooms are in low level "houses" and none are far from either the pool or the beach.”
IanJMold_Wales, 28 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Have a look if you don't like change”
CaptainEddieT, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Block five is right by the beach and are deluxe rooms which are larger than standard”
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severnup, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Near the beach bar overlooking beach.”
andrewcO8489KA, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
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