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Kairaba Beach Hotel

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   PMB 390, Serekunda, Gambia
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Ranked #1 of 7 Hotels in Serekunda
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
holmfirth71 Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just returned today from staying at this hotel and our first time in The Gambia, we had a lovely relaxing 10 days. We chose to stay at this hotel after a recommendation and compared to others in the area, it definitely looks the best choice. Unfortunately for the The Gambia the tourist numbers are down due to Ebola in West... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have just returned from The Gambia, they do need tourist to visit The Gambia, there is no Embola in Gambia. The Kariaba is an excellent Hotel, our room was clean and very very comfortable the hotel upgraded from a superior deluxe to one of their superior deluxe suites. The food was excellent not as expensive as reported. Slightly more... More

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Rochester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very late review as we stayed at the Kairaba a couple of years ago but on reading the recent reviews it is obviously still just as good as it was then. The staff are wonderful and couldn't be more helpful, the rooms are clean and up-to-date and the air con is fabulous, it can cut out now... More

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Doncaster, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I have just returned from our second trip to The Kairaba Beach Hotel in The Gambian where we went to spend our 10th wedding anniversary. And I've got to say its as every bit as good as we remember it 7yrs ago. The staff are very attentive and nothing ever too much trouble, I agree with the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Returned to Kairaba after 2 years. Disappointingly, the hotel has made some significant changes not for the betier. The pool bar is no longer the centre of fun that it was with no evening buffet, staff changes, poor cocktail mixers and no entertainment. The evening buffet is now in the main hotel with no atmosphere and priced out of range... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at Kairaba this month. Staff attentive and very welcolming. Meals could have been better apart from breakfast as there was so much choice. It is cheaper to eat at the restaurants which are all within walking distance. Staff need training to make cocktails!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just spent another great week in The Gambia and have changed back to The Kairaba as the other hotel we stay at ( the Coco Ocean ) has some serious security issues. We have stayed at Thr Kairaba many times and not a lot has changed. The staff here are the best in The Gambia without exception and any interaction... More

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surrey
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been back from the Gambia a week and are really missing the sunshine and smiley faces! sadly because of the e-bola crisis in west Africa the hotels occupancy was very low-as with neighbouring hotels.Nevertheless the staff remained cheerful and helpful. The hotel is under new management and so we noticed some changes which will take a while to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My review is a little late but here it is. We stayed at the Kairaba for 10 days in March and enjoyed our time there. The hotel staff are very pleasant and helpful, the grounds beautifully kept (Africa not Kew), plenty of space in the gardens or around the pool and pool bar for sunbathing as the beach area was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from a one week stay at the kairaba after some problems with building work at the hotel we had originally booked. First things first I could not disagree more with the previous review. Remember where you are, this is Africa!! Breakfast is absolutely fantastic I have never seen so much choice available- various fresh fruit, fresh warm croissants,... More

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Address: PMB 390, Serekunda, Gambia
Location: Gambia > Banjul Division > Serekunda
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Kairaba Beach Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 160
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Also Known As:
Hotel Kairaba Beach
Kairaba Beach Serekunda
Kairaba Beach Hotel Gambia/Serekunda

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