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African Village Hotel

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Outdoor pool
Cots/infant beds
Cots/infant beds
Cots/infant beds

Overview of African Village Hotel

African Village Hotel

3 out of 5

3.7/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
98 Atlantic Road, PO Box 4227, Bakau

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBakau Beach2 min walk
  • Popular LocationKachikally Crocodile Pool11 min walk
  • Popular LocationIndependence Stadium2 min drive
  • AirportBanjul (BJL-Banjul Intl.)19 min drive

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About this area


Located in Bakau, African Village Hotel is in the city centre and near the beach. Arch 22 and Fort Bullen are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Bakau Beach and Cape Point Beach.

What's nearby

  • Bakau Beach - 2 min walk
  • Kachikally Crocodile Pool - 11 min walk
  • Cape Point Beach - 20 min walk
  • Independence Stadium - 2 min drive
  • Kololi Beach - 15 min drive

Getting around

  • Banjul (BJL-Banjul Intl.) - 19 min drive


  • Ngala Lodge - 13 min walk
  • La Parisienne - 4 min drive
  • Samba's Kitchen - 7 min drive
  • TeJo's Pannenkoekenbar - 8 min drive
  • Paradise Beach Bar & Restaurant - 8 min drive

About this property

African Village Hotel

3-star hotel with free breakfast and restaurant
This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool and a bar/lounge. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a poolside bar, 24-hour room service and a meeting room. All 73 rooms offer 24-hour room service, TVs with satellite channels, and showers. Guests will also find phones and free toiletries.
African Village Hotel offers 73 forms of accommodation with free toiletries. Satellite televisions are provided. Bathrooms include a shower. Cots/infant beds (surcharge) are also available. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily 7:30 AM–10:00 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Corner/local shop
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool


  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Corner/local shop
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • A meeting room


  • Garden
  • Terrace


  • Massages


  • Designated smoking areas
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities


  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)


  • Free toiletries
  • Shower


  • Satellite channels
  • TV


  • Phone

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Check-in from 2:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Cots (infant beds) are available for an additional fee

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa and Mastercard; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a first aid kit

Property is also known as

African Village Hotel Bakau
African Village Hotel
African Village Bakau
Hotel African Village
African Village Hotel Gambia/Bakau, Africa
African Village Hotel Gambia/Bakau Africa
African Village Hotel Hotel
African Village Hotel Bakau
African Village Hotel Hotel Bakau

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 6 out of 33 reviews
5 - Excellent 18%
Rating 4 - Good. 18 out of 33 reviews
4 - Good 55%
Rating 3 - Okay. 5 out of 33 reviews
3 - Okay 15%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 33 reviews
2 - Poor 6%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 33 reviews
1 - Terrible 6%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great stay
Great view of the Atlantic, wonderful staffs , cordial and ready to assist.
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Disappointed that the beach was not like ive seen of ocean bay hotel,palm beach hotel. Room too hot only had a wall fan. No fridge in room. Breakfast was the same every day. Most staff very friendly
Stayed 14 nights in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Excellent place to book
Conveniently located, hassle free and staff are super friendly and professional
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2019

4/5 Good

Stayed 7 nights in Apr 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
March trip to smiling coast
Great Gambian experience
Stayed 7 nights in Mar 2019