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San Jose, Costa Rica
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed November 18, 2014

I spent two weeks at this hotel, and given there is the best, Leger and all the rest...this is bad. Not for the accommodations as the best asset to this hotel was the shower. The biggest problem is it is extortionate, prices change daily on soda, and there is never any food in the restaurant. There are other better places... More 

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25 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed November 6, 2012

We stayed at JM 4, the newest of the JM properties. Management charged rates that exceeded a 4 star hotel ... for a long term apartment. The apartment had a kitchen (room), with no stove and midget refrigerator and very few tools. Electricity was sporadic. All 3 air conditioners burned up during our stay. Water was an orange/brown (filter rarely... More 

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washingtondc
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61 reviews
42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed September 9, 2012

Ask the expat community in Bangui, CAR where to stay, the almost universal response is the JM Residences. For good reason. The hotels are well run and the folks who run them seem honorable and attentives. Why? Here's my story at my experience at the "JM3" and the JM hotel. The JM3 is an apartment complex for longer term visitors.... More 

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6 Thank timhrose
Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed February 14, 2012

I stayed at JM Residence 2 in June 2011, i must admit that it was a very pleasant stay except a day of water outage which i had to manage a bucket to bath. Apart from that, it was a very pleasant stay and the employees were very helpful at all times, i would recommend it to anyone who plans... More 

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4 Thank Samantha K
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed February 14, 2012

The JM Residence is small and has limited room availability, but if you are lucky enough to get a reservation, it's the best option in the city. The room I stayed in was small but clean. The bathroom did not have a real shower, it consist of a plastic "showering area", drain hole and a shower nozzle. It is almost... More 

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4 Thank Rob H
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35 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed September 10, 2010

JM Residences 3 (near Cathedral) is a small, safe, and clean hotel. The rooms are bare bones -- the bedroom has a double bed, one tiny night table, an armoire. No table or chair or luggage rack so unless you ask for a chair, your luggage will go on the floor. There is hot water, electricity, and the sheets and... More 

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6 Thank StarryNight01
Abu Dhabi
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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed June 12, 2010

JMResidence 3 was where we stayed. The bookings were obtained after much discussions with the local sponsor and the JMR management. Having stayed here on the previous visit, this was the first choice because of the newness of the property and the cleanliness associated. It is a comfortable place to stay in Bangui and has the french TV stations plus... More 

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4 Thank solberenger
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed April 13, 2010

Bangui is definitely not a tourist place! Looking at the reviews of hotel in Bangui alarmed me and i decided to stay at JM residences. Probably this is the best place which is clean, secure and safe. There are 3 to 4 different properties of JM residences and I stayed at JM Residences 3. This place is basically group of... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about JM Residence

Address: Avenue de l'Independance 1, Bangui, Central African Republic
Location: Central African Republic > Bangui
Number of rooms: 50
Also Known As:
Jm Residence Hotel Bangui
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Negotiate for rate.”
 of 5 bubbles dwalsh9000, Nov 6, 2012 | Read review
“some are in a shared area, some are separate with a seperate veranda. i like the veranda rooms”
 of 5 bubbles timhrose, Sep 9, 2012 | Read review
“The suites are a little bit larger than the standard room, but other than a little bit of extra room, they are the same.”
 of 5 bubbles TrackguyRH, Feb 14, 2012 | Read review
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