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Bakotu Hotel

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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good47%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Airport Transportation
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

Thank Cara W
Reviewed 25 March 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

1  Thank bettyboop2013
Reviewed 20 March 2018

*Overall* We had a lovely clean room and the food was good, although breakfast choices were perhaps a bit limited. *Lamin* one of the gentlemen on reception is a credit to the hotel - courteous and helpful at all times. *The Captain's Table* restaurant was...More

1  Thank bamboo_eater
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

I have just returned from an amazing week at the Bakotu hotel with a friend and it really was one of the best experiences I could of wished for, for my first visit to Gambia. The hotel itself is pristinely cleaned, the gardens are well...More

1  Thank Jack E
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

As first timers to The Gambia we were slightly anxious as to what to expect. We had a fairly good flight with Thomas Cook with no delays and an easy transfer to Bakotu Hotel. Our welcome on arrival from the lovely guys in Reception instantly...More

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Breakfast included
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Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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shirleymarkinspain
10 April 2018|
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Response from LoneBrit | Reviewed this property |
I travelled there alone last November and had no trouble, though I walked mostly in and around resort areas. There was one time when I walked along the beach and a policeman advised me to walk no further because it was... More
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neateirons
29 March 2018|
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Response from JudeandCharlie | Reviewed this property |
Bakotu Hotel have apartments, also Bungalow Beach Hotel have self catering apartments
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gassons
1 February 2018|
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Response from MrsPE | Reviewed this property |
No kettle etc. Fridge (at extra cost) if there is one available.
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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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