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Dunes Resort

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kotu Beach Point | PO Box 1003, Kotu, Gambia
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Ranked #4 of 6 Hotels in Kotu
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014
Kotukate Bristol, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Bristol, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

As a regular visitor to The Gambia during the European winter months, Dunes Hotel Kotu is a haven of peace and tranquillity. I am very lucky, as a non-resident, to be able to use the pool and swim there regularly. The gardens are lovely and peaceful, the staff are pleasant, friendly and helpful. There have been many staff changes during... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

My Husband and 1 stayed at this hotel for 3 nights over Easter and we recommend this hotel. The hotel was peaceful, relaxing quiet with well-kept compound and gardens. We stayed in a Suite( D3) after reading previous reviews and we were not disappointed. We were able to walk out of its grounds straight onto a lovely sandy beach with... More

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Bridgwater, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Recommend this hotel if you want to walk out of its grounds straight onto a lovely sandy beach with the lapping, inviting waves of the sea. Friendly staff prepare sun beds, provide bar service. March tempertures up in the 30's. (Pure Bliss). The hotel was relaxing, quiet, well kept all freshly decorated. We stayed in a Suite as advised by... More

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Dordrecht, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014 via mobile

I have been in Gambia for six times and all the times I choose to stay in Dunes Resort. It is a wonderful accomodation on a good location. The staff is very friendly and especially Kabba has been a wonderful friend for me, my wife and last time my brother. I would recommend this place for all the people who... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

I stayed at Dunes with my Aunt, her dad and a friend. The other 3 have stayed there many times in the past so i was informed it was a good choice. Although it doesn't have all added extras like multiple pools, entertainment, fancy bars and shops etc it is a lovely place to stay and for people looking to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Having traveled to the Gambia for many years now and stayed in many hotels from the top down,this time we decided to stay at the Dunes resort as we knew the beach was still in-tack and quiet compared to those around the Senegambia hotel. Our room was S -1 a first floor corner suite, sea facing with a sizeable balcony... More

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Hunstanton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

just back a week ago from the Dunes Hotel . after 10 nights last year must confess we are "repeaters|" this year there were changes! No more excuses! .no more ..... sorry its the gambia/Africa.. more its a can, do will do approach its refreshing! Constant hot water always! ,clean rooms, towels and bedding changed in a way we didnt... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

Dunes is a truly unique hotel in The Gambia, being set away from the 'main drag' it sits at the end of a quite road surrounding by fields, it is quite a distance from the other hotels in the area and you can feel that you are 'alone' even though it sits directly on the main beach area. Dunes is... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

Having read some previous comments we wondered if this was the same hotel where we had stayed before! and if we hadn't stayed there previously the comments would have been very off putting. However no cause for concern Dunes was the friendly and welcoming hotel that we remembered. The management team - Onedina and Kabba - couldn't have been more... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014 via mobile

Stayed there last week for a Couple of days with my husband and have no complaints whatsoever.the staff were amazing and really went out of their way to make sure we felt at home.considering they have only been open a month I think they doin quite well.can't recommend it enough.Big thanks to the manager ondina,the assistant Kabba and Ya Fatou... More

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Address: Kotu Beach Point | PO Box 1003, Kotu, Gambia
Location: Gambia > Banjul Division > Kotu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Dunes Resort 3*
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Also Known As:
Dunes Hotel Kotu
Dunes Resort Gambia/Kotu

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