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King Fahd Palace

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Route des Almadies, Dakar NA, Senegal (Formerly Le Meridien President)
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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lafayette
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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I cherished the location of the hotel - right beside the beach and the Ocean and very close to the airport, as well as the facilities in the room. I did hear from other colleagues who came for the same conference that I was in there, that in some rooms, there were issues, which took a day or two to... More

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Lilongwe, Lilongwe, Malawi
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

I stayed at this hotel for a business trip. It is beautiful and the rooms are nice. However, I felt like English-speaking customers do not receive a 100% customer service because the staff are not very much conversant with the language. I realised that the staff wanted to give more in terms of customer care but they were restricted because... More

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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I spent three nights here attending a business conference. Overall, this was a good placed to stay - room was spacious, if a little dated with great view over the ocean. The food was good, with great variety. Power cuts happen from time to time, but that was across the district so not the hotel's fault - if annoying! I... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Surrounded by the Atlantic sea, a breathtaking view, romantic and very practical to conduct business. Close to the airport and easy access to the business district area. A nice golf and plenty of fish restaurants in the vicinity. A smell and sound of Africa.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014 via mobile

The grounds and pool are very nice. The food however, was near in edible. I ordered 5 different dishes and found all of them to be less than mediocre. If I have to stay here again for work I will be packing my own food. The rooms are ok, no coffee and tea maker and phone didn't work. The bathrooms... More

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Ontario, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Hotel was a little run down, it seemed fairly clean but was showing its age. The staff were friendly and helpful. It is right on the water and has a golf course on site. It is not downtown so you would need a taxi to get anywhere. There was security at the front but gate not closed at all times.

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Washington
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70 reviews 70 reviews
54 hotel reviews
194 helpful votes 194 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Good option for the business traveler, but don’t expect a lot. Kind of musty; the air conditioning did not work quite right. Also the furnishings were a bit frayed, but it was close to the airport and had a good breakfast, so it was fine.

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Treviso, Italy
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44 reviews 44 reviews
12 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Nice swimming pool, and there is also a small beach dedicate to the hotel customer, but not well keeped. the restaurant is nothing special ,there is also a bar, the rooms are not that bad but honestly for the price I payed there are better hotel in town.

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Tehran, Iran
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Although it is located a bit far from city center but as its service is very good I can say that it is one of the very good hotels which I have stayed. Its price is acceptable ( I had special reservation) and paid 200$ each night including breakfast

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Islamabad
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45 reviews 45 reviews
15 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I stayed here for 8 nights for a conference. I insisted for an ocean view room but was not given one. They also made me wait about 2 hours for my room (even though I arrived at 5pm, well after check in time) and I heard they made many many people who were at my conference wait for that long... More

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Address: Route des Almadies, Dakar NA, Senegal (Formerly Le Meridien President)
Location: Senegal > Dakar Region > Dakar
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — King Fahd Palace 5*
Number of rooms: 374
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Also Known As:
King Fahd Palace Hotel Dakar
Le Meridien Hotel Dakar
Dakar Le Meridien
Le Meridien Dakar
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#6 On the Beach Hotel in Dakar #6 Luxury Hotel in Dakar

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