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Novotel Dakar

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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good47%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 27 April 2013

This is not a luxury hotel but the staff are excellent; they checked me in very early (7am) and were more than helpful with locating taxis and communicating with drivers. The only downside was the food: breakfast was ok but sandwiches on the outside patio...More

Thank bru b
Reviewed 29 March 2013

My room was booked through a travel agency so I did not have to deal with checking in and out although there was a bit of confusion when I extended my stay by one day. I had a view of the Atlantic Ocean, which I...More

Thank Mattie S
Reviewed 26 March 2013

Food OK, Rooms OK, Noise not so OK! (probably a ship of russian sailors checked in who were staying on my floor...) Regretfully a lot of them were smokers and proceeded to walk past my room at all hours of the night and boy, were...More

Thank RobertPaltiel
Reviewed 25 March 2013

The Novotel is a well situated hotel in the city. You can see the sea from some of the rooms even if you have to stand on tip toe. So not the hotel if you are looking for a sea view. The rooms are clean...More

Thank Annemarie M
Reviewed 14 March 2013

Good "Western" Style hotel in downtown Dakar. I was booked into the hotel for business and found it generally decent enough. Most of it's rave reviews come more from lack of comparable competition and less from being really that outstanding. The rooms were nice though...More

Thank bison42_98
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Spa
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Price range
US$ 149 - US$ 201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#5 Luxury Hotel in Dakar
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$ 149 - US$ 201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#5 Luxury Hotel in Dakar
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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SadeNY
16 May 2015|
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Response from Gaida M | Reviewed this property |
1. Getting visa – contact with Sen embassy. Despite of writting that EU citizens don't need visa, it wasn't so on December 2014. I simply registered via internet, paid ~ 50 $ and get visa in airport. I didn't do vaccination... More
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Gaida M
4 January 2015|
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Response from Luctanya |
Dear Gaida As l am not a smoker myself,I am not really sure about whether you can smoke in any room.If l am not mistaken they usually ask you upon booking whether you want a smoking or non smoking room.I hope this helps.
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"ask for ocean view"
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"There is IBIS hotel attached to Novotel; please check IBIS, may be smaller rooms but could be clean. Take..."
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"The ocean view rooms are a bit louder because of the live music. They end at 10pm, so it's not too bad."
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"Ask for a room with the sea view: it makes your morning less depressive inside the ugly room"
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