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Coco Ocean Resort and Spa

Certificate of Excellence
1 Bamboo Drive | Kombo Coastal Road, Bijilo, Gambia
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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
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you are looking for a chilled out couples holiday with amazing food,incredibly attentive friendly service in an idyllic setting then Coco Ocean Resort and Spa fits the bill perfectly. Also if you want a glimpse of the real Gambia which is enchanting and to meet the local people who are so friendly then go for one of the tours... More 

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was staying in the Senegambia area and found myself at CoCo Ocean beach and bar most of the time. They have a good menu and friendly staff. Definitely recommend a visit to this hotel on a trip to Gambia. I liked the evening menu and the chef gives some 'interesting' tasters whilst you wait for the food.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Coco Ocean Resort and Spa. All the staff were so friendly and helpful and the food in the restaurant was incredible. Our room was huge and cleaned to a very high standard. We went on many bird watching trips with Aziz, who really is fantastic. Can't recommend this hotel enough. Hopefully we'll be back... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and i stayed at Coco Ocean Resort and Spa. The original and at the moment,still the best in terms of luxury in The Gambia. An absolutely wonderful holiday. The food and accommodation were excellent and the staff were so eager to please. The Gambia itself is a good winter gate way resort,we were warned about potential hassel from... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

I was here 14-21 July, so very much out of season, the hotel was incredibly quiet which is just the way I like it. I was in one of the Bamboo rooms which are furthest from the beach, this didn't bother me but although it's not far there is either a reasonable slope or lots of steps which could make... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Just back from a 12 day visit to The Gambia. We (4 pax) booked the hotel via a tour operator in Belgium. Direct booking with the hotel was even more expensive (although the low rain season). At that time we were the only guests and resided in two beach villas n° 44 and 45 with sea view. The rooms are... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

I can't write a review on what rooms and breakfast is like as we only came to this hotel for day visits as far better then where we stayed. We paid for Adam visits here! First staff amazing, friendly and can't do enough for you, waiters brought you drinks all the time. Pool area lovely and chilled, beach area clean... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

I recommend Coco Ocean as an honeymoon spot for newly wedded couple, or a couple that needs a get away time, company retreat and a personal quiet time. The food was fantastic, the staff was friendly and the view of the ocean was magical

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

the hotel has a great setting - relaxing - definitely different to the rest of the hotels in the country. However, rated as a five star one would expect a bit more. Hotel needs some more attention to cleanliness. Bfast is a bit weak more like a that of a three star hotel. Dinner gets boring after a week in... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

This hotel was in a beautiful location. The atmosphere was very nice relaxing,the pace of life gentle.The transfer to the hotel was efficient and well organised. The staff at the reception were pleasant and welcoming.Throughout out week stay ,all the staff were very attentive and tried to help at all times with smiles of their faces.The breakfast was very good... More 

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