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    Bakotu Hotel

    Kotu, Gambia
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    Overview
    • Excellent38%
    • Very good48%
    • Average11%
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    Free Internet
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 365 reviews

    Reviewed June 2, 2017

    I normally go out of my way to try new places and this is the only hotel I have ever deliberately stayed in twice. For me this is the perfect little find, the rooms are so pretty with little thatched roofs, the little pool is...More

    2  Thank mick0forest
    Reviewed April 22, 2017

    This is fairly small hotel with all the rooms being in small blocks in the gardens and there is one small pool there. There is no organised entertainment or shows in the evenings so it is a quite hotel and I would not recommend it...More

    2  Thank JohnHart_13
    Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

    Superb! We couldnt have a better hotel for this price. First the Stuff - everyone so lovely and helpful. The chambermaids, the waitresses and everyone else were always pleasent. The Food - 10 Stars!!! Magnificent Fish! Especially the one in lemon sauce! The rooms are...More

    2  Thank N M
    Reviewed April 13, 2017

    My husband and I have visited the Bakotu Hotel three times before but usually only for one week, but this time we came for two weeks as my husband has just retired. Due to the problems with the election our original flight was cancelled and...More

    1  Thank Jen9027
    Reviewed April 6, 2017

    Staff wonderful but the rooms are very basic and in need of complete refurbishment. There are no refrigerators unless you pay extra, there is no TV, no telephone and the shower is a joke. There is no seating outside your bedroom, the pool is very...More

    1  Thank MaureenCowley
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 80
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    • Location
    • Gambia >
    • Banjul Division >
    • Kotu
    • Also Known As
    • Bakotu Hotel Kotu ,
    • Bakotu Hotel Gambia/Kotu
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    Morpheus60
    April 26, 2017|
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    Response from LondonTraveller848 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, I do not think so. It is a stunning beach. Another stunning beach is the one outside Bamboo Gardens Hotel - I collected the most beautiful unusual shells there when I visited in March.
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    Moya W
    March 30, 2017|
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    Response from LondonTraveller848 | Reviewed this property |
    yes it is, of Dutch origin
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    Denise A
    February 4, 2017|
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    Response from jarvo2001 | Reviewed this property |
    air con is quite a luxury in Gambia. we asked for a fan which is much much cheaper. the hotel pool bar and restaurant isn't too expensive, but walk across the square or go to the restaurant on the beach which is much cheaper
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    "Rooms by the viewing platform are very very quiet but likely to be visited by a lot of monkeys"
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    "All the rooms have benefits depending on what you want."
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    "Room S1 and F4 are right next to the viewing platform and are very quiet."
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    "For birdwatchers rooms close to the observation terrace."
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