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Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for a week over Christmas and it was fine. The hotel was clean and the staff were lovely but it is very basic; however when we reported that the light in the bathroom was not working it was replaced very quickly. I found the beds and pillows hard but got used to them after a couple of...

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Tallinn, Estonia
Reviewed April 25, 2016

Room was good sizes, same was bathroom. Bit dated, but all were nice and cleaned. Staff was helpful. Breakfast was bit drab, but never left with hungry feeling. Location was great, sea was very close. Not noisy, even we had our windows to street side. Pool was nice size and cleaned.

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1Thank Kristi R
Falmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 12, 2016

After staying at various other places, the last 4 visits have been based here. Yes it is all a bit dated, hot water not 24/7 etc, but quietly individualistic, in the African way. Good hot and cold buffet breakfast. We privately arranged an upgrade to one of the apartments, at 20% of the price Gambia Experience wanted. Then it was...

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2Thank Kenthefisherman
Parnu, Estonia
Reviewed January 29, 2016

The vacation in the Cape Point Hotel was amazing. Rooms were a little bit dated but it was a surprise for me that the rooms were so big. There was in every room a balcony, a fridge, tv, bath etc. The service at the front desk was very good and friendly. I got sick day before departure and a guy...

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3Thank Gerli22
Beckenham
Reviewed September 14, 2014

Rooms were clean and tidy, if a little dated. Staff were all very friendly. Do make sure you get a room with air conditioning. We came here on B and B basis as there are plenty of good places to eat outside the hotel and you also get to meet the local people. If you go out of the hotel...

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4Thank Rodney F
Reviewed May 6, 2014 via mobile

Beds not great, but location is. The staff members are great - friendly and helpful. Rooms need new beds and other updates. Have stayed here for three years in a row for a mission trip. Continue to stay at this hotel because of relationships built with the staff members.

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2Thank Michael T
Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 3, 2014

awful hotel beds old and need new ones,rooms need refurbish,breakfast also bad the whole hotel needs a makeover. staff are pleasant ,be aware sometimes they don't fill up the tank with water ready for the morning for showers,air con needs replacing plus side poll is lovely. could not wait to leave.

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1Thank jiilly7
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 2, 2014

Stayed here for a week,hotel clean and tidy and grounds well looked after although the rooms could do with a update,great beach and a good place to mix with some locals. Breakfast typical of this type of hotel and if your looking for somewhere that won't break the bank it's not to bad.

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4Thank Wayne D
Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 8, 2014

Not the newest place and therefore you shouldn't expect it to be modern. The rooms were a bit dated but everything worked well and we were definitely happy staying there. The pool area is really nice and peaceful and the beach is only around the corner. We didn't get the hotel breakfast as we thought we'd be able to make...

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5Thank Hiltsu-182
Tonsberg
Reviewed January 31, 2014 via mobile

This is basically a hotel that seems to double as a Scandinavian retirement home of poor quality. The staff in the reception are friendly but ineffective. Rooms... We paid extra for the best rooms... but when we arrived they had problems due to double booking (again) so we got a normal room the first night. The horror that met us...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A popular and lively hotel, Cape Point Hotel is situated at the sandy beach of Cape Point with a brightly-coloured African setting. Its excellent amenities mean this hotel is ideal for either a relaxing or an active beach holiday. Although the facilities allow you to eat in if you wish, the hotel has an attractive restaurant offering a high standard of cuisine. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cape Point Hotel

Address: Kofi Anan Street, Bakau 2294s/k, Gambia
Location: Gambia > Banjul Division > Bakau
Price Range: $69 - $99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cape Point Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 75
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“Ask a room on the second floor and with air conditioner.”
 of 5 bubbles Gerli22, Jan 29, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing beach are good. Seems to be quieter there”
 of 5 bubbles RodneyF_11, Sep 14, 2014 | Read review
“just don't go there”
 of 5 bubbles jiilly7, May 3, 2014 | Read review
“Room 610 - a 1st floor glimpse of the sea and out of range of the entertainment!”
 of 5 bubbles stephenghc, Nov 16, 2013 | Read review
“Go to an upstairs room - cooler with the sea breeze, safer and quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Mike_Downings, May 20, 2013 | Read review
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