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Hotel du Phare

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Paris, France
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is just off the beach not too far from the beautiful Lobe falls. The hotel's private beach is not huge but leaves plenty of space to swim or wander, meanwhile the pool looks great. The rooms on the first floor are quite good and comfy. They are not luxurious but this is not a luxury hotel. The air...

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Antwerp, Belgium
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the hotel has a nice terrace. We just went there for a drink when we came from the Batange memorial and lighthouse. The staff is friendly and it is quit. The toilettes were dirty. And even if you are in Africa, in a hotel I expect clean toilets.

Thank educaidconsulting
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed for a week. When we arrived we could not check in due the reception was closed and noone know what to do. The only nice person working there was the cleaner. It was located far from most things in kribi and they didnt recive credit card. The food was tasty but expensive. We had great time thanks to...

Thank Johan M
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Always a great little place for an over night stay where you can relax and get away from pressures of work...sea , sand and fresh ocean breezes. Various size rooms for family or couples which are neat clean and fit for purpose. Don't expect boutique luxury.

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

An amazing chilled hotel right on the shore of a beautiful beach. Particularly love the pool with its beautiful view. The food is awesome, the natural juices are perfect and the staff are friendly. You risk running into a celebrity 😊😊😊 Met Yannick Noah during my first visit and I was super excited Simply put this is home away from...

Thank Sweet_NK
Bolzano, Italy
Reviewed 1 December 2015

Good pace, very close to the beach with good restaurant. A bit expensive for backpackers, thats why a changed after two days. It takes you 5 minutes to the city center by motorbike taxi. Stuff speaks mostly french, some a bit of english.

Thank indhead
East Sussex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2015

I'm offering this review for comparison with several other reviews I've done for Kribi. For detail see reviews of people who have stayed there, however these are very mixed in opinion. I say this is different because it seems much larger than some, and arranged round a large courtyard with security on the gate. Only the swimming pool and restaurant...

Thank Patrick P
Reviewed 16 April 2015

With the swimming pool and the beach in the same location this is a great option for a stop in Kribi. The unspoilt beach allows for morning or evening walks all the way to the Lobe Falls if you are prepared to scramble over rocks from time to time (but it could take between 1 & 2 hours depending on...

1Thank Guy L
Dakar, Senegal
Reviewed 4 April 2015

Downstairs rooms: terrible condition, damp, awful bathrooms Not allowed to eat in the squalid rooms even when my husband was sick they wouldn't allow me to take him some food but said he should go to hospital if he was sick in front of a restaurant full of other guests. Left our car idling for two minutes and was scolded...

4Thank Alexander D
Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 11 February 2015

I visit this hotel many times just for lunch. The sea food and avocado shrimp salad is the best choice for us. Let's try baracuda, sea bass or calamari.. just perfect for us.. the restaurant have a very good view to the sea. Toilet are too small and dark.

Thank Wisena B

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking

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Address: | 500 m from Coco Beach, Kribi BP 319, Cameroon
Region: Cameroon > South Region > Kribi
Number of rooms: 143
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“The beachfront apartment has two bedrooms, two bathrooms and a lounge area. The duplex has two sofa beds downstairs and a huge master bedroom upstairs with balcony and amazing views across the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles margijane, 8 Nov 2014 | Read review
“visit all the room and try the ac”
 of 5 bubbles jacjacmail , 1 Apr 2014 | Read review
“Talk directly to the management for any issues.”
 of 5 bubbles UsmanuA, 18 Jan 2013 | Read review
“Suites are supposed to be very good... but also very expensive.”
 of 5 bubbles garpison, 6 Nov 2012 | Read review
“The view is great but the staff is most terrible ever.”
 of 5 bubbles CecileMassee, 22 Sep 2012 | Read review
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