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Ngala Lodge

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Reviewed yesterday

superb. idyllic setting, grounds full of fun sculptures and art. super staff and atmosphere. suites spacious. wonderful food...tiger prawns to die for! staff all very warm, friendly , as well as efficient/professional. General manager Jonathan strikes the right balance of informality and professional attentiveness.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our second visit to Ngala Lodge and so happy to return. We were welcomed back with warmth and charm to this delightful Lodge. Our Atlantic Suite was perfect with wonderful views over the gardens to the sea. The food was delicious and the restaurant rightly...More

Thank JEtravel
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I like to escape the British weather for a week each year to do little but relax and read in the sun. Gambian friends recommended Ngala Lodge 3 years ago. We always like to explore new places and on the first visit...More

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Response from Jonathan G, General Manager at Ngala LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Robin for sharing your experience and contentment of Ngala. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed at The Ngala Lodge over Christmas and loved the place. As soon as you arrive your made to feel at ease as the hotels policy’s are explained. Never stayed at such a relaxing place. Stayed in room (number 9) was a bit dated but...More

Thank Filby74
Response from Jonathan G, General Manager at Ngala LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Filby for spending Christmas with us. I am sorry that you had a bad experience with a local taxi and that is why we always recommend Habib as he abides by our ethos. Our chap at the front would not jeopardize his job...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was soooo good! We loved it! I'm kicking myself for telling you as it will be fully booked soon with no rooms for us next time we want to come! My husband and I spent a week at Ngala Lodge in early January...More

Thank TillyS
Response from Jonathan G, General Manager at Ngala LodgeResponded 1 week ago

We are so pleased Tilly that you enjoyed your time with us. We certainly 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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Crofthg
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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AlexofLymm
29 October 2017|
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Response from Jonathan G | Property representative |
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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