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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 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to Kairaba Hotel once and to Senagambia 5 times before and from that experience I can tell that Kairaba is a great hotel but it's not primarily aimed for tourists... There are conference rooms and frequent business and government meetings and often you see few businessmen BUT also plenty of tourists. It is much much better than... More

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Nyack, New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

This hotel has beautiful grounds with palm tress, well-kept grass, and a big circular swimming pool. The beach is not great, but it is ok. The rooms are very good and very clean. Mine was a “deluxe” room, but it had two tiny beds. The rooms do not offer sea view except for the block close to the ocean (House... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

This was mu first trip to Gambia but I had heard that that there were only two good hotels in Gambia which of course did not include Kairaba so my friends and I took a risk. The hotel is amazing, the ambience and connection to nature make loads of sense. It didn't feel so much like a hotel which is... More

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Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This was my first trip to Gambia so had nothing else to base this on however my girlfriend has been to Gambia many times and stayed at various hotel resorts over the years but we both agree that the complex was fantastic, very clean and nicely laid out. We had a nose around at the other hotels in the area... More

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London, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We had a group trip to the International Roots Festival 2014 with 'Rave about Africa' and we stayed at the Kairaba Hotel. The staff there were lovely, they were very helpful and supported us in planning for our events. We had booked Deluxe Rooms and they were to a high standard. We were met with a beautiful basket of fruit,... More

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Berwick upon Tweed, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Stayed at Kairaba between 23rd May to 6th June.Hotel well placed on the strip for easy access to all restaurants and supermarkets.Chose a superior de-luxe room which was clean and ready on arrival.All staff were well turned out and very helpful.Only down fall was it was the closed season so only one of three resraurants were open and it was... More

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Fareham, United Kingdom
20 reviews 20 reviews
17 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

This was our fourth stay at this lovely hotel and as always we felt at home as everyone remembered us and gave us a very warm welcome. We went for three week's,last week in May and the first two week's in April but we would not go again at this time as it was the end of season and everything... More

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

We spent a wonderful week with our 10 year old son at the Kairaba over Easter on a B&B basis. This was our 4th visit to the Gambia but the first to this hotel and we are so pleased that we did. Pay no attention to any of the negative comments made by other reviewers, this hotel has it all!... More

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

A week ago my partner and I visited the Gambia for the first time. We had a sea view room, and the view was lovely. The most impressive part of the hotel is the wonderful gardens which are immaculately kept. All of the hotel staff are very friendly, helpful and always smiling. Our room was always kept beautiful, tidy and... More

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Mold, Wales
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37 reviews 37 reviews
12 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

We have just returned from two great weeks at the Kairaba over Easter 2014. My wife and I and our friends had standard rooms on a B and B basis. We had the standard rooms last year and knew that we would each have a decent sized room with a patio (ground floor both visits), comfortable twin beds and a... 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*
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Also Known As:
Hotel Kairaba Beach
Kairaba Beach Serekunda
Kairaba Beach Hotel Gambia/Serekunda

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