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Novotel Dakar

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Ave Abdoulaye Fadiga | BP 2073, Dakar 18524, Senegal
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Ranked #8 of 39 hotels in Dakar
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I had a wonderful time at this hotel.The professional conduct by staff and the clean and serine surrounding.Novotel is such a marvel.I would love to return. This hotel is ideal for business meetings,family and individual purposes.I enjoyed every moment of my stay there. There are also very good restaurant surrounding the hotel

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Tetouan, Morocco
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58 hotel reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As with all hotel chains the Novotel Dakar has a certain anonymity but it is also very welcome after many hours driving and warm temperatures. In the centre of the city close to banks, shopping and restaurants. On our arrival our group of twelve found plenty of parking for our vehicles within the grounds and reception staff quickly and efficiently... More

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This by African standards is a very good hotel. The staff are friendly and efficient and the rooms are clean and well maintained. It is a real plus to have cable tv with a good selection of channels. The pool is nice and there is a free shuttle bus to and from the airport, which is far better than chancing... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small rooms buy not bad. Clean and the staff are friendly. Great pool and it is located in a great place to explore out if you wish. Food is not bad for the price. I would recommend this hotel you if you were going to just be in the area a few nights. However if you were there for a... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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30 reviews 30 reviews
5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

The hotel is located in the central area of the city, near to most of the government institutions and close to the port. Ibis and Novotel share the same compound and is right next to the Central bank of West Africa. though located in central Dakar, the hotel is quite and peaceful. Rooms are good, but the comfort level is... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Food was very expensive. Services were regular too bad… Rooms are normal size and they were basically cleaned. Basically too much "normal", nice stay but overrated for sure. If they don’t reduce price, i will not return.

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60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

The Novotel offers a good location in the city center, comfortable rooms with nothing outstanding but also nothing very bad. The view on the see is pleasant. The restaurant was acceptable. The swimming pool area was nice a night.

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Boulder, CO
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38 reviews 38 reviews
32 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014 via mobile

This is a fine hotel for a night or two, with a nice view of the water and a decent pool area. The rooms are small and clean, but nothing great. The restaurant serves a good breakfast, with a fair number of choices. Overall this a utilitarian hotel that works fine for business travel or a brief stay.

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Mechelen, Belgium
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11 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

The hotel is ok, but basic. The rooms look like a French camping from the 1970s, not attractive. The breakfast is very basic, and serve canned pineapple, while fresh pineapple is almost for free in Senegal :-(

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Address: Ave Abdoulaye Fadiga | BP 2073, Dakar 18524, Senegal
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Location: Senegal > Dakar Region > Dakar
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Novotel Dakar 4*
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The Novotel Dakar is located in the central business district, looking across to Goree Island, 5 minutes walk from the Place de l Independence and 15 km from Leopold Sedar Senghor International Airport (free shuttle service). The hotel features 245 airconditioned rooms including two suites, a bar, a restaurant, meeting rooms, a swimming pool and a tennis court. ... more   less 
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