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Coco Ocean Resort and Spa

5.0 of 5 Resort   |   1 Bamboo Drive | Kombo Coastal Road, Bijilo, Gambia
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Ranked #1 of 5 hotels in Bijilo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the most relaxing trip i have ever been on. The rooms are great,the staff are friendly and hardworking and the resort and everything around it is great. Food was also nice as well. Our choice of Coco ocean Resort and spa was mostly based on pictures of the hotel,beach and of course excellent reviews. After walking up the... More

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Kortrijk, Belgium
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8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

friendly personnel, nice food, nice setting, loved our holiday there, definitely recommend it! one day we had bad weather and then made use of the sauna which was also very nice! good location to visist surrounding area. go there!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed 3 nights in this hotel and am moving out to another. This 5 stars is more like 2 stars: I woke up on my 1st morning there and no running water! I had to shower frim a bucket. The cleaning team couldn't be bothered cleaning my bathroom. To make it worse my chicken penne came swimming in oil!... More

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Oslo, Norway
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotell has a very nice spa. The hamam is something I am still thinking about. The price of the treatments in the spa is also greate as this is a very nice hotel. The breakfast was also very nice, served outside.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I stayed a the Coco Ocean for 10 days starting in Autumn/Winter 2012. I have only just got round to writing this because I've only just found the notepad that contained my comments (I've selected Sept 2013 as it's the earliest date available in the online form). I have to say that generally, we really enjoyed our... More

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Lagos, Nigeria
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

This is just the best hotel here for the beauty of it...but too hidden you will not be able to enjoy the night life from a few minutes walk compared to other ones around. I think it is understaffed a bit maybe because this is the off-season period. Most Beautiful hotel ...the rooms are the best(looks like am sleeping on... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Had a wonderful relaxing time at Coco Ocean Resort and Spa,what more can you want. Beautiful weather and friendly smiling faces. We had a royal suite -amazing and the breakfast was very good.Food excellent,great choice,fresh local and international cuisines.Excellent service from chefs to waiters We went with a local guide called Aziz but is more widely know as The Bird... More

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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Having stayed at countless hotels in The Gambia this one is by far the best although not the cheapest. That said, it is worth every penny. Go out of season & the price to stay is greatly reduced. We had a fabulous suite. The resort is very quite especially in the evenings but the staff will chat to you -... More

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Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria
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11 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We got the beach club villa with a great view of the ocean and the pool and it was the best. We were very uninspired to leave our patio to roam other parts. Lazing around on the patio, enjoying the sea breeze and room service was 80% what we did for 5 days and we did not get bored at... More

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

First time in The Gambia for me and my girlfriend and we are definitely going back. The Coco Ocean offers a safe and quite atmosphere with rooms that hold an adequate standard, There is a lovely pool and the staff are friendly. We went on several birding trips with local guide called Aziz,who was able to spot every bird around.... More

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Address: 1 Bamboo Drive | Kombo Coastal Road, Bijilo, Gambia
Location: Gambia > West Coast Division > Bijilo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Coco Ocean Resort and Spa 5*
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