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Cape Point Hotel

Kofi Anan Street, Bakau 2294s/k, Gambia
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Ranked #3 of 4 Hotels in Bakau
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014
Rodney F Beckenham
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Beckenham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Rooms were clean and tidy, if a little dated. Staff were all very friendly. Do make sure you get a room with air conditioning. We came here on B and B basis as there are plenty of good places to eat outside the hotel and you also get to meet the local people. If you go out of the hotel... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Beds not great, but location is. The staff members are great - friendly and helpful. Rooms need new beds and other updates. Have stayed here for three years in a row for a mission trip. Continue to stay at this hotel because of relationships built with the staff members.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

awful hotel beds old and need new ones,rooms need refurbish,breakfast also bad the whole hotel needs a makeover. staff are pleasant ,be aware sometimes they don't fill up the tank with water ready for the morning for showers,air con needs replacing plus side poll is lovely. could not wait to leave.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Really great hotel: do not expect luxury. Simple rooms, but clean. The barracuda is delicious in the restaurant and the staff is very nice. In contrast, it is more fun to spend most of your time outside the hotel doors. Take an official local guide: You find them in a simple stall opposite the Ocean Bay Hotel (the only resort... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

Just back from a fantastic holiday in Gambia. So the hotel - i know Gambia 5 stars doesn't mean UK 5 stars but still I have to admit I expected the bathroom and beds to be better aesthetically ( 2 twins pushed together with separate bedding for each in the double room) however they were clean, well appointed otherwise and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

Little hotel, a favourite of mine in the past, in a relatively quiet location on a deserted beach. Some of the negative reviews have surprised me and I can barely believe except for noise of entertainment. Ask for a room out of earshot of the pool/entertainment area! But it also floods in from the street, so earplugs! The pool gives... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for ten days during low season ( only three rooms were occupied! And we loved every minute of it! Reading the previous reviews it kind of shows that one needs a certain attitude to enjoy this hotel. As you need a certain attitude to enjoy this whole country of Gambia! Yes, the hotel may be a bit... More 

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