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Le Lodge des Almadies

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Route de L'OCI- Almadies, Dakar, Senegal
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Le Lodge des Almadies
Ranked #16 of 39 hotels in Dakar
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

The rooms were fairly basic but a good size and the bathroom was fairly nice but in need of some updating. The staff were always friendly and helpful and the room was kept very clean. There were occasionally mosquitos in the room (despite daily spraying by the cleaner) and no mosquito nets. We ate in the restaurant at lunchtime during... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
26 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

We stayed here twice during a seven day tour off Senegal, both times in the old building. The rooms were in need of refurbishment or a least a coat of paint. The rooms were basic, but clean and had air conditioning and TV (CNN availiable). The hotel's restaurant and bar were tastefully decorated and there is a nice courtyard that... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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25 reviews 25 reviews
25 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

I stayed several times in this hotel during work trips. At first I found it quite charming, with a small but nice pool area, and friendly staff. After some night I however started feeling a bit less enthusiastic, the rooms are a bit run down, and the beds/ mattresses quite uncomfortable. There are two buildings, the main one is the... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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75 reviews 75 reviews
53 hotel reviews
298 helpful votes 298 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

I booked this hotel and they gave a small discount. when we arrived I found out that I was booked in the older building. although the rooms in that building are not too bad and the bathroom is actually nice, I would have preferred a room in the new building. The loction is good and there are quite a few... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2011 via mobile

We stayed here on the way to Salt for our holiday. It is 5 minutes from the airport. The reception staff speak good English as do some of the restaurant staff. This hotel represent the true "terranga" of Senegal with all staff being as helpful as possible. A great alternative to a bigger hotel. Food in the restaurant is fine... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2011 via mobile

The hotel is located on a main road opposite one of the United Nations buildings in Dakar. The hotel has two blocks, separated by an unrelated Moroccan restaurant. I stayed in the new block. The room was clean but the shower had no curtain, so water tended to splash everywhere. The chair and desk do not allow space for legs.... More

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Washington DC
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2011

I stayed one night here (and was charged for 2 because of a 6 am check in). When I arrived, I immediately began researching other options because I knew it wasn't going to work for a 2 week stay for business. The first problem was that the restaurant was closed for the duration of Ramadan, and for a week before... More

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Luang Prabang, Laos
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255 reviews 255 reviews
59 hotel reviews
149 helpful votes 149 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2011

Note that the review below was NOT for this hotel. I told the taxi to take me to the "former Club Med", and he took me to the HOTEL des Almadies. That is a large place on the ocean as described in the review below. We then found the LODGE des Almadies, and it is a dumpy building right on... More

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Hannover
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43 reviews 43 reviews
37 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2010

Some kilometres out of Dakar this nice hotel is situated just at the Atlantic Ocean at the "westend" of the African continent. It is a former "Club Mediterranee". Rooms are spread over several very wide wings with only two floors which might lead to longer distances between your room and the lobby, the restaurant or the business centre. On the... More

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Accra
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129 reviews 129 reviews
71 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2009

I haven't stayed in this hotel but inspired by a comment on some website, went to try its famous French food. It is probably the best restaurant I've been to so far. The menu is unique, food is absolutely delicious and the service impeccable. I could eat there till the rest of my life.

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Additional Information about Le Lodge des Almadies

Address: Route de L'OCI- Almadies, Dakar, Senegal
Location: Senegal > Dakar Region > Dakar
Hotel Class:3 star — Le Lodge des Almadies 3*
Also Known As:
Le Lodge Des Almadies Hotel Dakar

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