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Hotel Palm Beach

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kotu, Gambia
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Ranked #5 of 6 Hotels in Kotu
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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York, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here march 2014 for 10 days for our honeymoon and loved this hotel.Good breakfast,very clean and a great relaxing atmosphere including friendly,helpful staff. The pool was nice and relaxing with a small bar to get food and drinks,short walk to the beach and restaurants. We booked our trips with Aziz,he can be contacted on azizabdou18@hotmail.com. Overall excellent stay... More

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for a week and had a fab holiday,hotel was good we read plenty of reviews before we decided on staying and we glad we decided on this hotel. The staff were friendly and helpful. The rooms basic but comfortable bathrooms very basic but a hot shower,the grounds were brilliant with a great pool. You must eat at... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Our second time at this hotel,still love it as much as the first time we came. Staff are great,nothing is too much trouble for them. Breakfast is lot better this year,the rooms although basic,were cleaned daily by friendly staff called Modou. We ate most times in the hotel and thanks to the chef james. We booked our tours again with... More

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Merthyr Tydfil County, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

staff are freindly polite really nice nothing is too much any problems sorted straight away entertainment mostly gambia but when in room lol they do have activity during the day quizes water polo with safe thats really funny entertainment manager really great if you want to do anything different he will help you staff go out of there way to... More

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Grantham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

if you stay at the palm beach hotel kotu make contact with tboy real name tijan baldeh he has been working at the hotel a number of years he can arrange a trip to his village for you it takes about two and a half hours his village is called fullabantang the village has got its own website called remember... More

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I have never been to The Gambia before my recent trip. I stayed at Palm Beach Hotel for two weeks with no issues. Obviously The Gambia is very much a developing country,so if you travel expecting a luxury hotel with five star standards you are likely to be disappointed. My room was basic,clean but comfortable. All the staff were very... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Me and my dad stayed here for 10 nights in January, first things first... you're in the gambia, its a 3rd world country so do not expect the ritz. We settled in straight away, after getting past everyone at the airport trying to steal our suitcases. We couldnt believe the value for money, but what you can expect is friendly... More

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Jyvaskyla, Finland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Stayed in the Palm Beach suite for 12 nights in January '14. At first we were shocked by the looks of our "suite"... But once we settled in and decided to make the most of our first visit to the Gambia it was not that bad! The "suite" has a large living room, bedroom and balcony (fantastic view to the... More

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Worthing, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Don't expect 5star or even 3star. This is The Gambia. What you can expect is friendly helpful people who will go out of their way to give you a good holiday. The food is simple but sufficient. The rooms are basic but cleaned every day, towels changed daily, beds made and staff trustworthy. (More than can be said about many... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

This was our first visit to The Gambia and really had no idea what to expect. Have back packed in Egypt and Kenya and assumed this would've been a typical package holiday resort. Was pleasantly surprised. To start with the hotel was amazing value for money,clean,large room with everything you could need not luxurious but perfect for what we needed.... More

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Address: Kotu, Gambia
Location: Gambia > Banjul Division > Kotu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Palm Beach 2*
Number of rooms: 164
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Palm Beach Hotel
Palm Beach Kotu
Hotel Palm Beach Gambia/Kotu

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