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    Hotel Sawa

    Rue de Verdun 488 | BP 2345 Douala - Cameroun, Douala 2345, Cameroon
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    Traveler (43)
    Room & Suite (18)
    Pool & Beach (8)
    • Excellent3%
    • Very good30%
    • Average39%
    • Poor25%
    • Terrible3%
    Mar 5, 2017
    “Average hotel a little bit outside the city center”
    Mar 4, 2017
    “mixed experience”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Fitness center
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
    Self-Serve Laundry
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed March 5, 2017

    A big hotel outside city center with restaurant, swimming pool and good service level. But the hotel need to bee renovated, many of the rooms should have been closed for renovation. Also the restaurants are old fashioned.

    Thank Erik B
    Reviewed March 4, 2017

    we reserved two rooms facing each other. after flying 16 hours only to arrive at hotel and one room not ready. Clerk suggested I check into another room them check out and recheck into prior reserved room once ready! Bizzare, after long flight was in...More

    Thank Soonest
    Reviewed December 8, 2016

    We stayed at the Hotel Sawa twice recently, and both rooms had similar issues so I suspect they are systemic. This is a Hilton property listed as being 4 star, but it is at best a two star establishment. The hotel was built in the...More

    Thank CyclistRick
    Reviewed October 17, 2016

    I just spent the last week at the Sawa Hotel in Douala, Cameroon and it was Okay. The Sawa has a nice pool which can be very refreshing during the day and is good to sit beside at the fairly expensive restaurant/bar, though the french...More

    Thank Thomassenbart
    Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

    We used to stay here for work as company provided accommodation before we got a rented apartment, my wife cried the first time she had to stay here, rooms are very basic and damp, watch out for mosquitoes. Food wasn't that great, I had a...More

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    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Center with Internet Access
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    • Airport Transportation
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    • Pool
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    • Tennis Court
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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    • $136 - $166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 301
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    • Cameroon >
    • Littoral Region >
    • Douala
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    Traveler (43)
    Room & Suite (18)
    Pool & Beach (8)
    Dining (2)
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    Bathroom (3)
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    August 12, 2016|
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    Response from PetrouchkaT | Property representative |
    Sawa Hotel is the place to be. The hotel have a pool with a restaurant. Tel : +237 233 50 14 00
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    "No real difference in rooms as far as I could determine."
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    "It is important to insist on a room that is newly furnished & also pool (+ sea) facing room."
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    "Executive Rooms Pool view are the best."
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    "Pool Facing Rooms"
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