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Hotel la Siesta

Siesta Beach, Djibouti 555, Djibouti
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

I have been travelling all over Africa I hardly complained about a hotel. But this one is very very bad for many reasons. First and as you know in djibouti it is very very hot and when the AC it is not working and the doors do not close a part from my worry for climat change my room do... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

I stayed for 5 days and i really liked it. The customer service was almost good.The swimming pool was empty at all time it was really what i wanted it. A quiet place and air condition room and a whole swimming pool for me. Well done and keep up the good work. Mr Idro

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2011

Where to start! 1:It seams the staff dont understand the concept of air-conditioning, I tried to explain it cools the air in a room and doors/windows need to be closed for it to work correctly. They insisted the wind helps it. 2: No kitchen facilities, when we asked for food on the first day it took about 2 hours to... More 

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Milan, Italy
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2011

If you are looking for a filthy, noisy and unsafe place La Siesta if the hotel for you! Staff is unfriendly and unprofessional. Hair on the bed, filthy sheets and pillow case. The ocean close by stinks and is dirty and polluted. What more..?? The pool is a gutter!!! All this for 97 US Dollars! A place to avoid. Try... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2011

Unfortunately most of the decent hotels in Djibouti were full so we were placed in this one. The rooms were very basic and looking very tired. The shower was like a trickle and there was no running hot water. The bedding was very old and worn, The sheets didn't fit well. Room did have A/C and now has free WiFi.... More 

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Nagoya, Japan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2010

I wanted to stay here because I was looking for alternatives to the Kempinski, which is a great hotel but rather pricey. I really would like to say something nice about this place, but can only say that I am glad the room had air conditioning. The hotel is desparately outdated. The pool water was green. The pool bar was... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2008

The service was excellent and the price was right. Can't complain about the simming pool. This hotel rates high above other local hotels when it comes to cleanliness.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2008

Someone else's pubic hair in the bed. Sheets that were made for much smaller bed Shower that flooded the "bathroom". Wobbly seat on the loo. Disgusting smell from the "beach"/mud when the tide is out. Lunch of salad and chips took two hours to arrive. 15 minute walk from town

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