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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Location was very nice with monkeys and birds all over the place. Food was good and the pool was very nice. Personal was very nice and willing to assist. Room standard was ok. Not far from other restaurants with taxi.

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2Thank Martin F
York, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 28, 2016

I have stayed in several hotels over the years in The Gambia but Lemon Creek has to be my overall favourite for standards and affordability. Lovely setting in quiet gardens on a lovely, quiet stretch of beach. Staff very attentive - nothing was too much trouble. Although the quiet rainy season, everything was still available including a full menu. Wifi...

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2Thank 177Karen
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 8, 2016

warm smily friendly service clean rooms nice view lovely gardens anything you need its there for you food is of standred fresh and inviting beach just there cool breeze you have to go im going back real soon/

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Reviewed June 20, 2016

I've stayed two times in the Lemon Creek resort, came back because the beach is very close, the rooms are functional and clean, and of course it's cheap. The food is good, the pool is nice with enough chairs. Staff is friendly and helpful and speak decent English.

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Reviewed June 16, 2016

I first stayed in Lemon Creek November 2015. I’ve improved my rating of the hotel this time, not because much has changed - except a wall has now been built between the hotel and a disused swimming pool at one edge of the hotel grounds; fixing a security concern I had last time – but because I’ve realised how much...

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Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

At the end of our bird watching trip to Gambia we stayed 2 nights in this hotel. The standard of room, food and service was good, the best we had for our 9 days trip. Inside the country after the Gambia river most conditons were simplier. It was very close to the beach and the also the garden were nice....

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1Thank Leif L
London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 31, 2016

We stayed at Lemon Creek Resort in February of this year, we found the staff very helpful and friendly, initially we had a couple of small issues we needed sorting out, eg. missing light bulbs and safe not working but they were quick to sort it out for us. The food in the restaurant was very good we had a...

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Reviewed March 17, 2016 via mobile

Can any of you please help me with something? We've stayed in Gambia before but never in this hotel so please could someone tell me about the restaurant at this hotel? What are the evening meals like and what are the prices like please? Thank you

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7Thank Sharon F
sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 14, 2016 via mobile

My fiancé and I have just returned from an amazing ten day holiday here. We wanted to find somewhere fairly quiet and out of the main hustle of Senagambia, but still within a short distance when we wanted to go out. Lemon Creek is in a great location in Bijilo, a couple of minutes walk through the beautiful gardens and...

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Aja T, Operations Assistant at Lemon Creek Hotel Resort, responded to this review

Dear Villa,Thank you so much for this remarking review,I am very much glad that you have a very good experience of our Resort, Our customer reviews are very important to us, as we like to deliver a home from home experience to our Guest, and the reviews helps us to see areas that we need to improve on and reviews...

Reviewed February 28, 2016

The hotel is located away from the main tourist area on a quiet sandy beach that you can walk along for miles in either direction; it also means unless you eat in the hotel – which does provided excellent and good value food – you have a 30-40 minute walk along the beach or a 5 minute taxi ride to...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Conference Facilities
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Open all year around About us: We are a small Danish owned hotel with focus on personal service and giving a 'home away from home' feeling to all our guests. Corporate social responsibility and the principles of Global Impact are vital to our running of the hotel and amongst other things we work together with different women cooperatives from around the country. Responsible tourism is key to a sustainable development and we constantly strive to get greener with the support of and audits of Travelife. As a part of this strategy we have our own kitchen garden to make sure as much of our products are ecological. We purchase locally where possible, re-use our gray water, use solar energy, recycle our waste where possible and yearly update our environmental charter to continue a green development. Accommodation facilities general: Reception open 24 hours Pool bar A la carte restaurant Conference facilities Souvenir shop Parking Wi-fi in public areas and rooms (added cost) Rooms: Standard rooms - Double bed, bathroom en-suite, satellite television upon request, mini fridge, kettle, wall fan, balcony or terrace seating, safe box (free of charge) Studio - Double bed, seating area with bed sofa, bathroom en-suite, satellite television upon request, kitchenette, wall fan, balcony or terrace seating, safe box (free of charge) Swimming options: Outdoor pool Children's pool Bath towel service and sun beds free of charge Bed linen: Bath towels included, change 7 times per week Bed linen included, change 3 times per week Recreation: Entertainment 1-2 times per week Massage studio/beautician (added cost) Body boards and canoes (added cost) Conference: Conference facilities for app 35 persons Tailor: Tailor available at hotel The Premises: The Gambia's best kept secret, 56 luxurious en suite rooms, all with sea view terraces, set in mature tropical gardens, which host many different varieties of wildlife and colorful birds. Lemon Creek Hotel Resort is situated right on the beach, approximately 3 km. Southwest of the Senegambia area (Kololi). The constructions and architecture are made with respect to the nature of the land site and the garden hosts an extensive bird life. The pool bar is a relaxing spot in the shade of 400 years old baobab trees and rustling palms, bask in the sun or take a dip in azure blue water. Our smiling staff, who will cater to your every need, will offer delicious snacks and cool long drinks. Lemon Creek Hotel Resort offer the "Big Tree Restaurant" serving delicious international cuisine as well as local delicacies, enjoy a cocktail whilst watching the sunset and listening to the ocean. We organize your birthday, weddings, staff-retreat, graduation or dinner party by the poolside. Let our service minded staff take care of all details to make the day a special one. We also offer comfortable conference room facilities for 35-40 people, ideal for private meetings and workshops. Our experienced beautician offers traditional massage, Thai massage, aromatherapy, pedicure and manicure. And our tailor makes sure your clothes are one of a kind in colors and styles that suits you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lemon Creek Hotel Resort

Address: Kombo Costal Airport Road, Bijilo p.o box 3306, Gambia
Location: Gambia > West Coast Division > Bijilo
Price Range: $59 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Lemon Creek Hotel Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 56
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Lemon Creek Hotel Bijilo
Lemon Creek Hotel Resort Gambia/Bijilo
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“Ask to be moved to the new block if not happy with first room. They don't mind”
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