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Hotel Gaweye

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Niamey, Niger
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Ranked #7 of 8 hotels in Niamey
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Tema, Ghana
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this hotel is known to be best hotel in Niamey, Niger. But now day by day their services are not up to the mark. The hotel needs serious renovation on bath room & carpet cleaning. check in was ok.Food around the pool at night was also ok. Overall it was not up to the 4 star level

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Dakar, Senegal
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

this hotel needs serious renovation on bathroom, carpet cleaning could at least be well done (under the beds in the corner) food around the pool is ok at night time please remove room service plates from the corridors

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Westside
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24 reviews 24 reviews
24 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

CHECKIN & LOBBY: Checkin was ok. There is no reservation number, but they did have the reservation so all was ok. Lobby probably was fashionable a few decades ago. Corridors and stairwells are very shabby almost dilapidated– carpets are threadbare and ripped, walls in need of painting. Bad smells in certain places. Checkout was painfully slow – about an hour... More

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

This hotel is reputed to be the best in Niamay. Well, I have a few reservations. The hotel needs renovation all over, the corridors to the rooms are rather dirty and badly kept, the rooms, if you get one facing the river, are not bad and so are the bathrooms, but nothing fancy and the price doesn't match the pretended... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

I had hopes the rooms were going to be decent judging from the grandeur of the lobby, Unfortunately, it was a disappointing stay over all. I stayed there twice in February 2013 and June 2013. To start with the rooms the first one I had was clean but smelled of an old musty room. The bathroom was very clean, but... More

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New Delhi, India
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

One of the most negative hotel experience I ever had in 15 years of travel... No cold water (tap was blocked for whatever reason), and the aircon was so noisy, I spent 3 nights without sleeping. Of course, I mentioned it but no one ever came to fix those problems. Not to mention the lack of shower gel on day... More

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014 via mobile

This hotel is what you might expect to find in Niger. It's old and quite decrepit. The lobby and reception area are fine, but the rooms have dirty carpets on the floors and peeling wallpaper with various and sundry stains on them. Also, upon returning to my room one day I found that housekeeping was cleaning the window ledges (a... More

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Lagos, Nigeria
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7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Its is secure as most foreign officials make use of this place. Quite old and lost its glory kindof...centrally placed around the seat of government with a lake view at the back. Dinner is buffet and you get to eat as much as you want.

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Moscow, Russia
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157 reviews 157 reviews
37 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

We stayed at Gaweye during November 2013. Some nights were too hot (A/C centrally controlled, no control in the room), whereas for some other nights, a/c would be on and room would be cold. Breakfast is not of really good quality, lots of bread products. Good points to staying at Gaweye are: Internet stable and fast enough (one can stream... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013 via mobile

I have been booked to stay in the hotel for seven nights. The hotel seems to have gotten a bigger reservation from some government agency and gave our prepaid rooms to them.......have been camping in their foyer for a few hours with total incompetent personnel not even trying to rectify. I am attempting to get a refund to look for... More

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Address: Niamey, Niger
Location: Niger > Niamey
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Gaweye 3.5*
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