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Hotel Le Silmande Ougadougou

Route de Kaya - 01 BP 4733, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
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Ranked #12 of 27 hotels in Ouagadougou
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014
L W New York City, New York
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Completely renovated in the meantime and open since 1 July 2014. Nice rooms! Swimming area is also beautiful. Well located in Ouagadougou, green environment, 10 min drive from city centre. Staff do their utmost to accommodate your needs.

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Thank you for having shared your comments on your last stay in our hotel. We appreciate your compliments on the dedication of our staff to satisfy you, as well as on the new design of our rooms and space of leisure. We hope to welcome you again in Golden Tulip Silmandé during your next passage. Sincerely More

Sao Paulo, SP
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012

It's a hotel located outside the city centre, I loved going there for swim as you will notice Burkina is Hot City, I have already. Experienced 55 degree heat, so I use o go to Le Selimande Hotel, I think it's owned by Sofitel, ,very clean, the food, oh my God delicious, especially the Burgers, real meat patty. Just be... More

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Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2012

Stayed 3 weeks in May 2012. Bed was comfortable, but otherwise the Silmande is old and tired. The staff are friendly, and do what they can. One of the two elevators did not work for over 2 weeks. The pool was nice but there were not enough lounge chairs and many were broken (rusted in position). Laundy seriously overpriced ($7... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2011

They never answer my request for airport pick up. We were well received at the hotel when we arrived and they did everything to make our stay confortable.

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South Africa
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2011

I passed through the hotel twice in early December. On both occasions, check out took over 40 minutes as the staff scrambled to colate the bill...only to run out of printer paper when printing the invoice. The rooms, whilst old, were clean and the internet was working and operated at a reasonable speed. The food at the downstairs restuarant was... More

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Paris, France
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32 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2011

Hotel Le Silmande is a good representation of what can be expected in Ouagadougou for over 100 USD room. Its particularity is to be located next to a dam and the largest park of the city. A large swimming pool and tennis court are available. Rooms are old, poorly furnished and with a bad humidity smell. The restaurant is average,... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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155 reviews 155 reviews
73 hotel reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2010

Safe location with nice rooms. Really appreciate the personalized attention of the GM - (note: I do speak French). The in-hotel services and food are a bit pricey, but on par for high-quality hotels in Africa.

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Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2010

First impression, I wanted another hotel but this was the only one open do to a conference. Room stunk like a septic system, Clean as it could be for 30 years old. Little cockroaches in the room. Dirty bath room. Intermitten power and internet....... Now for the good part. I don't write reviews but wow... I had been here 3... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2010

I stayed here for five nights. At about $110 USD per night, this hotel is a reasonably priced solution for business travelers, but you better keep your expectations low. The "free internet" worked about 30% of the time; there was no hot water on two mornings; during an area power cut, the backup generator only lit one light in the... More

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Address: Route de Kaya - 01 BP 4733, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
Location: Burkina Faso > Centre Region > Ouagadougou
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Close to the airport (6km), the hotel Le Silmande, located in a splendid park, is also near the city center(4km).Le Silmande Hotel offers 170 guestrooms on 8 floors : standard room, junior suites and presidential suites.Le Silmande hotel has 3 meeting rooms, one restaurant, a bar and a poolside bar & restaurant, a business center. High-speed wireless Internet access is available. In addition to an outdoor pool and a children's pool, Le Silmande provides a tennis courts. ... more   less 
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