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King Fahd Palace

5.0 of 5 Route des Almadies, Dakar NA, Senegal (Formerly Le Meridien President)
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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 of 5 stars
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Tokyo, Japan
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44 reviews 44 reviews
37 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here for 2 nights. Its obvious that this hotel is very old from outside. Room I had was smelly and old and didn't look clean at all. Carpet had big stain and when you open the closet it smelled like dead rat. Internet was very slow. Breakfast was nice.Room service was not bad .Okay food and service was good.... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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38 reviews 38 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In certain parts of the world feeling safe in a hotel is important. This hotel gives you that. The hotel from the outside is not that impressive but inside it is 5 star. Very good service from all the staff I have encounted. Very nice breakfast, be careful of the chilli sauce with the omelette it is on the hot... More 

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Tehran, Iran
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

I was in Dakar again from 3rd to 6th December. This time their service at checking was not good. They made mistake and my room was not as it was supposed to be. Later in the evening based on my complain they changed the room although it was much better as was supposed to be, but much better than previous... More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I do not even know where to begin or how to express my displeasure in this forsaken place! From black mold growing in your hotel rooms and on your clothes and luggage to the rude housekeeping/hotel staff. For starters the hotel was undergoing major renovations during my stay (which they did not mention when reservations took place) and the noise... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I stayed in June 2013 in King Fahd Palace for our annual meeting. its very good and see view is awesome. location is near to all important place. this is the only hotel which can accommodate 1000 of people .

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Kampala, Uganda
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52 reviews 52 reviews
22 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

I was here for the third time and I could say that it is pretty much the same. I stayed longer this time round - about 7 nights. The service is pretty much the time. Their breakfast menu did not change at all the whole week I was here. I can even remember the dishes by name by the time... More 

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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

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
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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Kent, United Kingdom
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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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2 reviews
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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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
Hotel Style:
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Dakar
#7 Luxury Hotel in Dakar

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