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Nyon, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely place on the edge of the Saloum river. Peaceful with great amenities and fantastic food. The huts are spacious and confortable and the bathroom is open to the stars. The staff are kind and helpful. Nice pool.

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Kirkwall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Ecolodge de Simal is an escape into a rustic setting where the Saloum river laps saltily below the bar and dining area, where kids wash donkeys and tiny fish dart. Birds are everywhere - buffalo weavers nest up high, hornbills flop about and doves drink from the small but clean swimming pool. You eat at low tables in the...

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Coimbra, Portugal
Reviewed December 23, 2014

It was an amazing experience sleeping in this lodge. It's very beautiful and in harmony with the surroundings. You can hear the birds outside. The only drawback is the moths. The tour on the delta was nice.

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Maplewood, New Jersey
Reviewed June 30, 2013

My husband and I stayed at the Gite de Simal as part of a week long tour of Senegal with TPA, the same company that owns the Gite. We loved everywhere we stayed, but we loved the Gite de Simal the most. These campements, as the French call them, are not for those who are looking for luxury. But if...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Public Wifi
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Free activities ! Situated in edge of lagoon, in the heart of a luxuriant vegetation, Ecolodge de Simal was completely renewed and reconstructed to bring to the charm and to the authenticity which characterizes it, more comfort and quality. So its straw traditional architecture, perfectly adapted to the local microclimate, was protected. Compartments are henceforth sharply enlarged and have shower and w-c privative corresponding in the new requirements and infringe travelers. A particular attention is concerned the activities. Quite free, they are more numerous to take advantage completely of your stay and combine relaxation and sports leisure activities. Numerous excursions are proposed for the discovery and the meeting of the villagers of the Saloum, the region classified in the world patrimony of Unesco. The restaurant outdoors in the shade of the cheese makers or under stars according to the hour, proposes a kitchen rich and varied on base of fresh products. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ecolodge de Simal

Address: Village de Simal, en Bord de Lagune, Sur le Fleuve Saloum | Simal Senegal, Simal, Senegal (Formerly Gite Africain de Simal)
Location: Senegal > Fatick Region > Simal
Price Range: $68 - $122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Ecolodge de Simal 2*
Number of rooms: 15
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